May Peace Prevail on Earth

Have you ever wondered about that wooden pole with the strange writing that’s planted outside of Clare Hall?  It’s called a Peace Pole, and it has been on campus since 2005, replacing another that had been on campus some years prior.  It gives the message, “May peace...

The Connection Between Fracking and Oil Spills

The Franciscan Care of Creation Ministry helped raise many voices from this parish in advocacy. The current proposed legislation in North Carolina on hydraulic fracture mining (fracking) has gone through the House and Senate quickly.  The main concern is the rush to...

June 24, 2012

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Last week we celebrated the 11th Sunday of Ordinary Time after the long journey of Lent, Triduum, and Easter followed by the solemnity’s of Trinity Sunday and the Body and Blood of Christ.  Normally we would continue the Sundays of Ordinary...
June 17, 2012

June 17, 2012

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Happy Father’s Day to all of our dad’s in the parish and to the men who like St. Joseph are great examples of expressing the love of God our Father through the witness of their lives. After discussion with the local friar community and our...