Community Garden: First Fruits

Summer is here, and the Community Garden’s harvest of food for needy families is abundant. The Community Garden set a record last week for with its biggest single day harvest ever: 53 pounds of produce, 49 pounds of which were squash and cucumbers. Pat Kelly,...

June 23, 2013

Dear Brothers and Sisters, In a recent exhortation to school children visiting the Vatican, Pope Francis urged Christians that involvement in “politics is a Christian duty.  We Christians cannot be like Pilate and wash our hands clean of things. We need to get...
June 16, 2013

June 16, 2013

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Happy Father’s Day to the dads of our parish!  Thank you for the good example you set for your children in helping them come to know the great love of God our Father. Sadly, earlier this week our neighboring pastor of St. Luke’s, Msgr. Tim...

Fresh Start for Ex-Felons

I will admit that I’ve always been a little afraid of people who spent time in prison. That changed when our JustFaith group visited the Durham Economic Resource Center (DERC) in March. As a group of eight men and women in a job training program told their...