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Early days of the Church

During the Easter season, the first readings at Mass take us through some of the Acts of the Apostles. This book of the Bible is an incredibly dramatic account of the first days of the church that Christ founded. It begins with the Ascension of the Lord into heaven (Acts 1), and then the descent […]

He is Risen!

On behalf of all of us at Assumption, I wish you and your family a blessed Easter! Christ is Risen! He is Risen indeed! Blessed Teresa of Calcutta used to say, “don’t ever get so sad that you lose sight of the Resurrection”. She would be preaching to the choir here because Assumption parishioners live […]

Seven Last Words

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion March 20, 2016 The following are profound insights and reflection questions from Archbishop Fulton Sheen’s book, “The Seven Last Words”. May you know the peace of Christ this Holy Week. – Fr Greg “There was never a preacher like the dying Christ. There was never a congregation like that […]

Healing Through Forgiveness

4th Sunday Lent Examples Pope Francis Parable Wounds of sin Family      Healing through forgiveness How to forgive Filled w compassion Name it, IOU, tear up From heart Book Guideposts to forgiving Forgiveness by God, to others, and to self http://media.blubrry.com/assumptiondc/p/content.blubrry.com/assumptiondc/Homily_4th_Sunday_Lent.16.MP3Podcast: Play in new window | Download