September 18, 2020

Q. This week we observed the Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows (September 15). What specifically are those sorrows she endured? 

A. When the Blessed Virgin Mother, along with St. Joseph, presented the infant Jesus to God the Father in the temple in Jerusalem, the aged prophe...

September 9, 2020

Q. Why do we celebrate the Feast of the Most Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary? 

A. The Feast of the Most Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary is an optional memorial celebrated this week (September 12). The feast was first celebrated in the 1500s in Spain and t...

September 3, 2020

Q. Why do we call liturgical chant “Gregorian”? 

A. Christian liturgical chant has existed in various forms and languages since ancient times, with roots in the chant of the Jewish synagogue. Gregorian chant came to be the predominant form in the Western Catholic tradit...

August 28, 2020

Join us Monday nights from 7:00 to 8:30pm as we discuss topics related to growth in the interior life. Beginning Monday, September 14, we will discuss St Ignatius’s approach to the discernment of spirits. Other topics this year will include Confession, grace in ou...

August 28, 2020

Please join us Thursday evenings from 7:00pm - 8:00pm for the return of Faith Ablaze. Beginning September 10th we will meet on the parish hall patio. Adults are invited to participate in this enriching opportunity of faith formation led by Dr. Paul Thigpen. Class atten...

August 28, 2020

The Eucharist is "the source and summit of the Christian life." The other sacraments, and indeed all ecclesiastical ministries and works of the apostolate, are bound up with the Eucharist and are oriented toward it. For in the blessed Eucharist is contained the whole s...

August 26, 2020

The Knights of Columbus Essay contest starts on September 1, 2020. The contest is open to 8th through 12th grade students of Saint Catherine of Siena parish. Essays and completed entry forms should be sent to Grand Knight Berwick Babin: 

Grand Knight Berwick B...

August 26, 2020

 Q. I have a friend whose adult child has wandered from the Catholic faith, no longer attends church, and is living with his girlfriend. She’s asked if there’s a particular patron saint she should ask to intercede for her son. What should I tell him?

A. The situation y...

August 26, 2020

Dear St. Catherine Parish Family,

As you know, this year, again, we are holding our annual parish stewardship campaign. When we think of stewardship, we often begin by thinking about stewardship of our treasure. But stewardship is a really an entire way of life that fir...

August 25, 2020


Archbishop Gregory J. Hartmayer, OFM Conv. has announced that the suspension of the obligation to attend Sunday Mass has been extended until Monday, September 28, and the suspension will be reviewed again at the end of S...

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