Homily and announcement about the Brooklyn Diocese Clergy Sexual Abuse List released on February 15 (Fr. Bill)
The Brooklyn Diocese on February 15 issued an updated list of clergy accused of sexual abuse. The list includes a former pastor of St. Charles, Fr. Charles Kraus, who died in 2008.
Report allegations of abuse to the Independent Reporting Line, 1-888-634-4499. All reports generated are immediately reported to the Brooklyn or Queens District Attorney.
Homily (Fr. Bill)
Homily (Fr. John)
Responsorial Psalm – “In the Sight of the Angels”
Full Mass – 7 PM
Bishop’s Visit and Strategic Plan
Thank you for all of your support for Bishop DiMarzio’s visit last Sunday! We presented our strategic plan for the next three years, which was well received. Read a copy of the report that we presented at the following link:
The Study of St Luke:
St Luke was a talented writer and used many literary devices to bring great depth to his Gospel and to the “Acts of the Apostles”. He writes on an epic scale, but keeps his story coherent by using references to other parts of his writings and to the Hebrew Scriptures. Next week, we will look at his distinctive way of quoting from the Old Testament and himself. This week we will look at how he incorporates Mary the Mother of God into the very texture of his work. Continue reading “5th Sunday Ordinary Time – Who Will Go For Us”