Catechetical Sunday is Sept. 20 this year. It is the day that the church community can recognize the catechists who join with parents in passing on the faith to youngsters in their care.
As Marianist Brother John Laudenbach sat in his office at Catholic Daycare recently, he thought about the years he has spent in ministry in the Diocese of Belleville.
In preparation for the Jubilee Year of Mercy St. Peter Cathedral in Belleville will host the major relics of St. Maria Goretti from 7 a.m.-11 p.m. Oct. 19 as part of a Pilgrimage of Mercy tour.
I visited at St. Mary Parish in Mt. Vernon as the parents gathered with Kim Diaz to talk about the beginning of the religious education program. She talked about VBRD like they all knew about it. They did … .
This gospel reading begins with major theological geography. Up to this time in Mark’s Gospel the disciples of Jesus had not yet recognized an important identity of Jesus.