News and Article Archive

Something to Trust

Throughout Advent at St. Patrick, we sing that well known hymn, O Come O Come Emmanuel. Both its imagery and its melody permeate our weekly worship. So, it’s not a bad idea to give the lyrics some of our attention, given that they capture two key ideas that can...

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The Heart of Our Waiting

The Heart of Our Waiting When we say that Advent is the time of waiting, what do we mean? What exactly are we waiting for? It’s a good question. As an educator, I’ve been pondering it for years. Let’s review some of the options. Are we waiting for...

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The Voice of the Martyrs Podcast

Christians in many parts of the world have faced persecution for centuries. Today it still exists and Christians face hardships that even cost their lives. In our country we have the freedom to worship at church or not and there really is not much risk for most...

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As For Me and My House – Video

We live out our faith as disciples of Jesus formed in his teachings. Formation allows us to explore our faith within the context of our world and those around us. Below you will find the first video of our “As for Me and My House” videos called “What is Formation?”

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How You Can Help the Victims of Flooding in Louisiana

Make a Donation to Catholic Charities in Baton Rouge: Click Here Here is a recent news story from the National Catholic Reporter on the situation: As Louisiana’s governor announced the federal government had declared a major disaster for the state Saturday,...

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JustFaith at St. Patrick

JustFaith is an excellent opportunity for ongoing formation in unpacking our role in the World as Christians. Through lectures, small-group discussions, and immersion experiences, JustFaith participants grow closer to God as they understand what it means to be in...

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Elementary Formation, EDGE, and Life Teen Registration!

It’s time for Fall Registration for Elementary Formation (pre-school – 5th grade), The Edge (Middle School), and Life Teen (High School)! For more information please see each section below. Elementary Formation – Pre School through 5th Grade Learn...

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Sunnyslope Vikings Football!

It’s that time again…. Sunnyslope Vikings Football! Our pastor, Fr. Eric, is a Special Teams coach for Sunnyslope. It brings him much joy to be able to coach and participate with such an amazing team — this is the year for the championship! To view...

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