May 13, 2012

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Happy Mother’s Day!  And welcome to all of our sons and daughters who join us today to celebrate the great gift of love that we receive from our moms. This weekend we welcome Fr. Joseph Ehrhardt O.F.M., who preaches on behalf of the...

The Art of Love

By Frank Lesko, Coordinator of Justice and Peace Today’s readings are both simple and extraordinary.  “God is love” is declared like a trumpet blast from 1 John.  Jesus commands us to “love one another” in the Gospel.  Before we start thinking that this love is just...

Passage Home: Volunteers Make a Difference

A volunteer’s offer of transportation one afternoon changed Lisa Otis’ life. Lisa now works as volunteer and donations coordinator for Passage Home, a community development corporation in Wake County. But eight years ago, Lisa went from a middle-class...

Ministry of Love: AIDS Care Team

“Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.” The words of Mother Teresa describe the state of many people with AIDS, particularly in...

May 6, 2012

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Welcome to the many family members and friends of the children who celebrate First Eucharist this weekend.  What a great pleasure it is to celebrate the faith of these children and the example of their parents who are good shepherds and...
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