Faith is “the realization of what is hoped for and evidence of things not seen.” (Hebrews 11:1) Surely this “realization” is not just an “aha” moment, but much more. Somehow it is a making real, giving something substance and life, here and now. In fact, another version says faith is “the substance of things hoped […]
The word “novena” is Latin for “nine.” Novenas are a traditional form of prayer consisting of public or private prayers repeated for nine consecutive days. Our sisters, along with our priests, brothers and lay members, collectively known as the Missionary Cenacle Family, have been praying a perpetual novena to the Holy Spirit from 1913 to this […]
Sr. Patricia Kelly of the Immaculate Heart of Mary was born to John and Helena Kelly in Scranton, PA on April 1, 1937. She was baptized at St. Peter’s Cathedral parish on April 11, 1937. Pat was the third of four children. Her three brothers are John, Jerry (deceased), and Jim. Pat was also close […]
Please join us in prayer at this time of pandemic. We will pray the Novena to the Holy Spirit daily between Easter and Pentecost.
For English, click here. Día uno: Te pedimos para que la esperanza de vida eterna dada por la Resurrección de Cristo pueda consolar a la multitud de personas en todo el mundo que han perdido a seres queridos durante esta pandemia de coronavirus, confiando en que sus familiares, amigos y compañeros de trabajo fallecidos están con […]
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia invites you to join in the celebration of Holy Week and Easter Services through Facebook live. Mass of the Lord’s Supper ~ Holy Thursday 7:30pm Celebration of the Passion of the Lord ~ Good Friday 3pm Easter Vigil in the Holy Night ~ Holy Saturday 8pm Easter Solemn Mass ~ Easter […]