In the eyes of God we are the most beautiful thing, the greatest, the best of creations: even the angels are beneath us; we are more than the angels, as we heard in the Book of Psalms. The Lord favors us! We must give thanks to him for this. – from The Spirit of Saint Franicis
Our Parish offices and classrooms will be closed on Monday, October 12,
in observance of Columbus Day, and Friday, October 30, for our staff ministry day.
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| Catholic Update: October 2015
Living Together Outside of Marriage; Does the Ring Matter?
Click here to read this edition.
|This 9 part program is a pathway to authentic marital happiness. Couples will learn how to virtually divorce-proof their marriages, and experience the love and mercy of God. The program begins October 8.|
Old Town, Warsaw
Footsteps of St. John Paul II &
|Friends of the Poor® Walk/Run
Saturday, September 26 at 8:30 a.m., Fayban Forest Preserve.
Visit www.fopwalk.org for details.
Fall Spirituality Conference – Featuring John Allen
Saturday, October 3
In 9 action-packed lessons, you’ll learn how to beat debt, build wealth, invest for the future, give like never before, and much more! Now at SJN Thursday evenings,
January 14 – March 10, 2016, 7:00 – 8:30. Cost is $93/+ shipping. Register here. Contact Diana Reed at FPU.SJN@gmail.com with any questions you may have.
Prayer for Priests
Where would we be without the dedication of the men who have chosen to serve as our spiritual shepherds? Pray for them, and all others considering a Priestly vocation. Click here for prayer.