September 24, 2016 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Philip and James were apostles of Jesus. The choice of Philip as a disciple is recorded in Matthew, Mark, and Luke. John’s Gospel records several conversations between Jesus and Philip, which demonstrates he was present throughout the Lord’s public ministry.
James, the son of Alphaeus (called ‘James the Less’ because he was younger than ...
First Friday at St. Francis de Sales Parish
On the First Friday of every month we begin our Holy Hour with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament at 6 p.m. Our hour includes the sung Chaplet of Divine Mercy, quiet time for prayer and reflection and ...
The birth of John the Baptist was one of the earliest feasts to be named to a particular day on the Church calendar. June 24 was chosen as it is six months before the birth of Christ. With its proximity to the summer solstice, it signifies the waning of the light, while the birth of Jesus near the winter solstice marks ...More