Columbus Day Weekend (Oct. 10, 2019)

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I hope everyone is enjoying their Columbus Day Weekend! Thinking about it, it’s almost surprising that our nation celebrates Christopher Columbus with a national holiday. With all the heroes we can claim as our own, we look to an Italian who sailed for Spain, but I guess we really…

Respect Life Month (Oct. 6, 2019)

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, October is upon us! This is a beautiful time of year – the leaves begin to change, the weather becomes mild, and as I mentioned last week, we celebrate a long list of wonderful saints. As Catholics though, we also recognize October for another reason – it has been…

TLM Coming Up (Sept. 8, 2019)

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, As some of you may have noticed, this coming Thursday we will be having another Traditional Latin Mass here at Notre Dame. We have decided to host another Mass, in part, due to popular demand. Last February, on a cold Monday night, we had close to 500 people come…

Student Words of Wisdom

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Happy Labor Day weekend! Just like that, the summer comes rushing to an end. I’m sure many of us still get those end of summer blues, as we sadly say goodbye to the beach, the time away, the chance to kick back a bit. Hopefully there’s a bit of…

Fall Festival! (Aug. 25, 2019)

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, As you may have noticed with the many announcements and ads (that have only just begun), this September Notre Dame will be hosting its first ever Fall Festival! A number of parishioners and I were musing on how Notre Dame doesn’t really have a big fun event that brings…

The Eucharist (Aug 18, 2019)

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Transubstantiation. It’s a ten dollar word some of us may be familiar with, some of us may know very well, or some of us may have never heard of and think is just as crazy as consubstantial in the creed. But transubstantiation is one of the most important words…