Calendar of Events
April 16, 2014
During this time of prayer and fasting, we invite you to reflect on the seven last words of Christ to deepen your relationship with the Lord. We will begin with a Noon Mass followed by a simple meal of soup and bread and 15-minute reflection. There is no charge for this event.
Join us for Noon Mass then come to the Parish Center for the Lenten Luncheon Series:
March 12 “Biblical foundations of Catholic Social Teaching” with guest speaker, Matthew Caes, Director of the Office of Peace and Justice, Diocese of Venice. March 19 “Interpretation of Scripture for Catholics” Reading the Bible through the Lens of our Tradition. March 26 “Synoptic Summary” An Overview of Mark, Matthew and Luke (April 2—-No session due to the Parish Mission on 3/30—4/2) April 9 “Who is Jesus Christ?” Comparing Paul’s Writings & the Synoptic Gospels with the Gospel of John. April 16 “Pope Francis and Scripture” Our Holy Father’s Living Example. Presented by Dr. John “Jack” T. Conroy, Jr. Dr. Conroy received his Ph.D. in Theology from the University of Notre Dame in 2008. The focus of his study was on Hellenistic Judaism and Christian Origins. As a professor for the Rice School, he teaches extensively in both the Hebrew Scriptures and the Christian Scriptures. He and his wife, Joan, live in Naples and
attend St. Ann Parish.