Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament begins on First Friday at 9:00 am, July 3 and ends with Mass and Benediction on First Saturday, July 4 at 8:00 am.
Saint Philomena First Tuesday Devotions will be held in our Chapel on Tuesday, July 7 at 6:30 p.m. beginning with the Rosary, then at 7:00 pm Mass, chaplet, litany and blessing with the relic. All are welcome. Please bring y our chaplet beads, families, and friends.
In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. My dear faithful, it’s providential but it’s almost funny to me because I have this sermon on St. Philomena that I want to give but every week there is some major thing that I have to discuss instead […]
Celebrating 38 Years of Catholic Tradition in Education www.padrepio-academy.com Good News!!! The first ever, Our Lady Help of Christians Parish Census is underway and you don’t have to travel to Bethlehem to be enrolled! Just stop for two or three minutes after Mass at the Census table in the breezeway, grab an enrollment sheet and […]
By the Voice of Thy Blood, O Jesus! I would press Thee, solicit Thee, importune Thee, though Thou seemest to reject my supplications. I will not leave Thy bleeding feet until Thou hearest me. Too many graces, too many mercies have come from Thy Blood, for me not to hope, even to the end in […]
Celebrating 38 Years of Catholic Tradition in Education www.padrepio-academy.com The inaugural Our Lady Help of Christians Parishioner Enrollment kicked off last week with a bang! Many, many of you dropped by to verify your contact information currently on file; name, email and phone numbers. Some were able to provide updated contact data. If you forgot […]
Whosoever wills to be saved, before all things it is necessary that he hold the Catholic faith. Which faith except every one do keep whole and undefiled, without doubt he shall perish eternally. Now the Catholic faith is this, that we worship one God in Trinity, and Trinity in Unity. Neither confounding the Persons, nor […]
Celebrating 38 Years of Catholic Tradition in Education www.padrepio-academy.com We tried so hard to get ahold of you!!! But, you know, …we couldn’t think of your name, or …we couldn’t find your email, and your phone number had changed – a couple of times! What were we to do?” What a sad, sad story; don’t […]
In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Monsignor began the sermon by reciting the Hail Mary. This is, of course, the great feast of Pentecost and I want to say some words about the Holy Ghost and the action in the Church. But we also […]