Hello! We will hold our weekly liturgy this week on SATURDAY NIGHT, MARCH 23, 2019. (No Sunday morning Liturgy) WHERE: 936 Homestead Drive, Newton, NJ 07860 WHEN: 5:00 PM THEME: Restorative Justice PRESENTER: Dianna Morrison After the liturgy there will be pizza (bring your own drinks). We will then watch the movie Something Unknown is Doing […]Read more "Special Saturday Night Liturgy"
We dare to dream We dare to dream of a world in which hunger is unknown: where scarcity is an illusion, and everyone has a place at the table. We dare to dream of a world in which generosity is the norm: where greed finds no foothold, and there is more than enough for all. […]Read more "PRAYERS USED FOR SECOND SUNDAY OF LENT"
Food Insecurity Homily Sophia Community – March 17, 2019 41 MILLION PEOPLE IN THE US ARE FOOD INSECURE. Food insecurity exists in every county across the United States, from the poorest neighborhoods to the most affluent. Parents skip meals so they can feed their children, seniors choose between buying medicine and food, and students decide […]Read more "Second Sunday of Lent: Food Insecurities"
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Lent 2019 Social Justice Sundays Unless otherwise indicated all locations 65 Newton Sparta Road, Newton, NJ 07860 March 10th Racism Linda Caldwell Epps, PhD Linda Epps founded 1804 Consultants to advance educational and cultural organizations. She brings to clients more than 40 years of experience working with educational and cultural institutions, including the New Jersey Historical […]Read more "Lenten 2019 Social Justice Sundays"
The words of a man spoken 2,000 years ago reach across the centuries and address very current issues in our own day. Since the 1970’s we have seen the institutional church cover up sexual abuse in the church. The cover up has been at all levels; local, diocesan, national and international. Priests, pastors, auxiliary bishops, […]Read more "Homily Hypocrites"
“Forgiveness does not change the past, but, it does enlarge the future.” Paul Boesse A scriptural holy person is one who is different. That is what our two scripture readings are inviting us to consider today. How are we called to be holy or wholly different? In the first reading, Saul was planning to […]Read more "Holy and Wholly Different"