Martin Scorsese spoke June 21 in Quebec City at a joint session of the Catholic Press Association’s Catholic Media Convention and the world congress of Signis, the international association of Catholic media professionals about a lifelong obsession with faith and films.
Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi)
First reading: Deuteronomy 8:2-3, 14b-16a
Second reading: 1 Corinthians 10:16-17
Gospel: John 6:51-58
1568 – 1591 Feast Date: June 21 Born to a noble Italian family, Aloysius served as a page in Spain and Italy. His father opposed a religious vocation, planning instead a military career for his oldest son. But Aloysius joined the Jesuits in Rome in 1585, taking his vows two years later. His health had […]
Tara Clemens was an Anchorage, Alaska, attorney, and an evangelical Christian who joined the Catholic Church during her last months of law school made her first vows as Sister Marie Dominic of the Incarnate Word, a cloistered Dominican nun at Corpus Christi Monastery.
The former vocations director for the Diocese of Gallup in New Mexico, Father Matthew Keller, who loves rebuilding hot rods and assisting seminarians is donating a 1969 Pontiac Firebird Convertible that he refurbished for a raffle in support of vocations.
Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity
First reading: Exodus 34:4b-6, 8-9
Second reading: 2 Corinthians 13:11-13
Gospel: John 3:16-18
Worship is a pastor’s highest responsibility, and the experience of worship must always be prayerful, not distracting or distressing.
c. 675 – 754 Feast Date: June 5 Boniface, the apostle of Germany, started out as an English monk, a popular teacher, preacher and writer who was ordained at 30. He compiled a Latin grammar and wrote many biblical instructions. But he felt called to missionary work, and in 716 landed in Friesland, now in […]
First reading: Acts 2:1-11
Second reading: 1 Corinthians 12:3b-7, 12-13
Gospel: John 20:19-23