In his closing prayer, Archbishop Keleher gave thanks for the generosity of CEF patrons saying, “If we fail to pass on the faith, we have failed our greatest mission.”
“It’s nice to be honored,” said Huscher. “But we’re doing what we’re doing not to earn awards, but to bring kids closer to Christ.”
The practice of charity is not optional for Catholics. So try adding some charity hacks — and you may hack your way into heaven.
Humility, that is, dependence upon God, vanishes and pride fills the vacuum.
Let me assure you that this enthusiasm is shared equally by the Spanishspeaking members of the Catholic faith community.
“I will gather them from the ends of the world, with the blind and the lame in their midst, the mothers and those with child.”
They say that the road to hell is paved with good intentions. I believe that hell is the road.
“It is so refreshing,” she added, “to read a good book that encourages me to live my life for Christ.”
“We’re a more active and dynamic church [as a result of it],” he said. “We speak more directly to the world in bringing the light of the Gospel to the issues that confront the human…
“You represent the church and your pastor,” said Deacon Gearey. “So, when you go into some of these situations, no matter how your day went, you have to set it all aside. My constant prayer…