Church Blog (Page 2)

Church Blog (Page 2)

St. Josephine Bakhita: A Saint For Our Time

During the month of February, we commemorate St. Josephine Bakhita, who has come to be known as a symbol of hope for Catholics in the anti-human trafficking movement. St. Josephine was sold into slavery as a young girl in her home country of Sudan, but later in life she escaped and became a Canossian sister in Italy. St. Josephine Bakhita’s story, although occurring over…

Healthy market to prepare for Thanksgiving

Parishioners take home Thanksgiving food The annual market before Thanksgiving drew parish members together. Folks could go home with tasty, fresh vegetables, in addition to some sweet treats for the Thanksgiving table. We had a special treat with Josephite Father William Norvel here as well. He signed copies of his autobiography that traced his experience as an…