“What is the New Evangelization?” — Feb 25

Feb. 25:
What Is The New Evangelization?

“There is the need for a proclamation of the Gospel capable of accompanying man on his pilgrim way, capable of walking alongside a younger generation.”

Come join the St. Francis Men of Emmaus as we discuss the answer Bl. John Paul II gave to this question in Crossing The Threshold Of Hope (copies in Church library).  We meet in the Youth Room on Saturday mornings for coffee, bagels, and fellowship at 7:45 A.M. and continue until 9:00.
Upcoming:  Pope Benedict XVI, “Jesus of Nazareth – Holy Week: From The Entrance Into Jerusalem To The Resurrection”, Chapter 1 – The Entrance Into Jerusalem

“If God Exists, Why is He Hiding?” – Feb 18th

Feb. 18:
If God Exists, Why Is He Hiding?

“Why does He seem to hide Himself, almost playing with His creation?”

Come join the St. Francis Men of Emmaus as we discuss the answer Bl. John Paul II gave to thisquestion in Crossing The Threshold Of Hope (copies in Church library).  We meet in the Youth Room on Saturday mornings for coffee, bagels, and fellowship at 7:45 A.M. and continue until 9:00.

Be Not Afraid!! – Feb 11th

Feb 11:
Be Not Afraid!

“To accept the Gospel’s demands means to affirm all of our humanity, to see in it the beauty desired by God . . .” 

Come join the St. Francis Men of Emmaus as we discuss Bl. John Paul II thoughts about this topic in Crossing The Threshold Of Hope (copies in Church library).   We meet in the Youth Room on Saturday mornings for coffee, bagels, and fellowship at 7:45 A.M. and continue until 9:00.
Upcoming – Feb 18th:  “If God Exists, Why is He Hiding?”

When Does Lent 2012 Begin? When Does Lent End in 2012?

Lent is early this year.  Lent begins with Ash Wednesday on February 22, 2012.

Lent ends at the beginning of the Mass of the Lord’s Supper on Holy Thursday.  Holy Thursday is on April 5, 2012.

However, the Lenten fast continues through Easter Sunday.

For details, see this previous post.