July 16th – Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Happy Feast Day to Father Ranjan and all Carmelites!
Vacation Bible School
Shipwrecked – Rescued by Jesus – July 9-13
This year’s VBS was a great success. Thank you Siobhan and all volunteers for making it happen and run so smoothly! Through all life’s storms, Jesus rescues us!
Holy Family Prayer Apostolate
Sign up in the narthex to pray as a family with a the Holy Family. Families take home a statue of the Holy Family for a week and pray together.
We thank Jenny for her dedicated years of service to our parish, especially our youth! God bless you in your next adventures as you retire.
On Wednesday August 8th, we will be celebrating Mass for the Feast of Saint Dominic, our patron, at 7:00 p.m.. Refreshments will be served afterwards in the parish hall. This is our Titular Feast and many special graces are available attending Mass on this day. All are invited to attend. [/column_1]
"We must sow the seed, not hoard it."
"A man who governs his passions is master of his world. We must either command them or be enslaved by them. It is better to be a hammer than an anvil."
"Arm yourself with prayer instead of a sword; be clothed with humility instead of fine raiment."
"To love is to will the good of the other."
-Saint Thomas Aquinas - Dominican friar, priest, philosopher, Doctor of the Church
"Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire."
-Saint Catherine of Siena - third order Dominican, theologian, Doctor of the Church
"When we serve the poor and the sick we serve Jesus. We must not fail to help our neighbours, because in them we serve Jesus."
-Saint Rose of Lima - lay tertiary member of the Dominican Order
"He who wishes to paint Christ's story must live with Christ."
-Blessed Fra Angelico - Dominican friar, painter