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Spirituality

Spirituality

Spirituality provides activities and events designed to foster and inspire spiritual growth as individuals and community in order to deepen our relationship with Christ.

Becky Maresh - Mission Team Leader - Spirituality

Email: spirituality@cath-comm.org

 

 

Personal Prayer Life

This group is responsible for the development, organization, and delivery of a wide range of structured, team-led events, primarily focused on encountering God in personal prayer.  Events may include outside speakers, retreats, missions, workshops, days of reflection, small faith communities, and prayer groups.

Margaret Farrell - Team Coordinator

Email: personalprayer@cath-comm.org

 

Devotional Prayer

This group is responsible for coordinating and facilitating all structured, parish-based prayer events throughout the year, relying on internal parish resource.  Events include but are not limited to novenas, rosary, healing liturgy, Diving Mercy, and other communal prayer services.

Mary Voghel – Team Coordinator

Email: devotions@cath-comm.org

 

Adult Faith Formation

This group is responsible for coordinating and developing ongoing formal and informal opportunities for parishioners to increase their knowledge of our faith.  These opportunities include but are not limited to Bible Study, book club, and book sales

Pat Kenny – Team Coordinator

Bible Study

Pat Kenny and Mary Frances Berstene - Team Leaders  

Email: biblestudy@cath-comm.org 

Book Sale

Jean Litwinas – Team Leader

Email: booksale@cath-comm.org

Book Club

Sherry LaPlaca – Team Leader

Email: bookclub@cath-comm.org

Lenten Reflections, Readings and Prayers

Recommendations from the Devotional Prayer Group

Memento Mori Lent (2021) (pauline.lpages.co)

Best Lent Ever | Dynamic Catholic

"33 Days to Morning Glory"  Marian Consecration by Fr Michael Gaitley

"Consecration to St Joseph"  by Fr Donald H Calloway

Recommendations from the Personal Prayer Group

Videos for Lent

Lenten Gospel Reflections with Bishop Baron    

Make Lent 2021 Worth It  (Catholic apps -  open to see the apps)

CRS Rice Bowl   

Recommendations from the Adult Faith Formation Group

7 Secrets of Confession 

Forgiven   (The first 5 episodes about Reconciliation)

Let’s Pray- A Lesson on Prayer  (for children)

Other Books and Web sites Recommended by the Spirituality Team

"I Heard God Laugh". By Matthew Kelly

"Thirsting for Prayer".  By Father Jacques Philippe

"Prayer- Our Deepest Longing"   By Ronald Rolheiser

The Divine Mercy Chaplet with Steve Angrisano

Lent in 3 Minutes    (You Tube Video)

The Biblical Roots of Ash Wednesday    (You Tube Video)

Diocesan Lenten Mission

 

 

 

Current and Upcoming Events
Spirituality Ministry Groups