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Homily of Pope Francis – May 13, 2017

Posted on May 25, 2017

100th Anniversary of the Apparitions of Our Lady to the 3 children of Fatima & Canonization Mass for two of the visionaries:  Francisco Marto and Jacinto Marto  “[There] appeared in heaven a woman clothed with the sun”.  So the seer of Patmos tells us in the Book of Revelation (12:1), adding that she was about […]

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Ministry Highlight: Religious Education

Posted on May 18, 2017

This is an occasional series showcasing the many ministries at Christ the King. Watch for more ministry highlights in the coming months. Christ the King is very proud of our bustling Religious Education program.  It certainly takes a village to serve the over 650 children and families who participate in the various programs.  Currently, there […]

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Thoughts After Carnival

Posted on May 11, 2017

The day after Carnival at daily Mass on the feast of St. Joseph the worker, I preached a homily about remembering the dignity of all workers and their work, especially the ones that we mostly consider less than desirable. I felt that I came across too harsh, and after Mass, I asked a couple of […]

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Christ the King Carnival Thank You to Our 2017 Sponsors

Posted on May 4, 2017

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The Transitions of Summer

Posted on April 27, 2017

Summer always seems like a time of transition. For those graduating 8th grade, it’s a question of what high school they will be going to. For those graduating high school, obviously it’s a question of which college or career plans. For those graduating from college, parents are particularly eager for them to find a job […]

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An Easter Message from your Pastor

Posted on April 19, 2017

Christ is Risen!  Indeed He is Risen!  These are the words of a traditional greeting used during the Easter Season in the Eastern Church.  These seven words are a brief, but a powerful reminder of what Easter really is.  Obviously, over time various traditions have developed around this most important of all celebrations for Christians.  […]

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Ministry Highlight: Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

Posted on April 12, 2017

This is an occasional series showcasing the many ministries at Christ the King. Watch for more ministry highlights in the coming months. Why Do Catholics Do That? Have you ever asked yourself this question? Are you interested in learning more about the Catholic Church? Perhaps you’ve been thinking of becoming a member of Christ the […]

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An Article from your Deacon

Posted on March 30, 2017

An Article from your Deacon Last week while I was in the church office, Father Len walked up to me and asked me to write an article for this section of this week’s bulletin which is usually titled, “From the Desk of the Pastor.” Since I am not the pastor and I do not have […]

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Greetings from St. Suzanne, Haiti

Posted on March 13, 2017

Hello parishioners of Christ the King, My name’s Will Bennett and I have been living in St. Suzanne, Nord-Est, Haiti at our sister parish since September 13, 2016. It’s been quite the experience and has given me a new appreciation for this beautiful country and its extremely unique culture. Now, many people who come to […]

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Lent has Begun

Posted on March 9, 2017

At long last the Season of Lent has finally begun. Easter is particularly late this year, which, of course, means that Ash Wednesday and the start of Lent started later than we are normally accustomed. Whether you have been looking forward to the start of Lent or have been dreading its beginning, it’s finally here. […]

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