BLOG

Presence

Saturday, May 30th, 2020

“Dear George, I am so very sorry. Please pray for us that we may rid our society, and our hearts, of the mortal sin of Racism. Please pray that we may be forgiven, and able to forgive ourselves, for abducting our brothers and sisters from Africa and abusing and tormenting so many lives for over […]

Reflections

Thursday, May 28th, 2020

Ah, the images from a pandemic. Some have been deeply depressing, others quite funny, all a bit strange. Love and strangeness in the time of coronavirus I suppose. There was the image of my sister-in-law getting into a large inflatable bear costume for a shared friend’s 40th birthday drive by.  There was the time I […]

Pentecost Sunday

Thursday, May 28th, 2020

We beseech you, O Lord, let the power of the Holy Spirit be always with us; let it mercifully purify our hearts, and safeguard us from all harm. Grant this through Christ our Lord, Amen. May the Comforter, Who proceeds from You, enlighten our minds, we beseech you, O Lord, and guide us, as Your […]

This Week’s Gospel Message

Wednesday, May 27th, 2020

This week’s Gospel message for Sunday, May 31st is from John 20:19-23.  “The disciples rejoiced when they saw the Lord. Jesus said to them again, ‘Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so I send you.’ And when he had said this, he breathed on them and said to them, ‘Receive the […]

Saint Profile

Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

Saint Charles Lwanga and Companions’ Story One of 22 Ugandan martyrs, Charles Lwanga is the patron of youth and Catholic action in most of tropical Africa. He protected his fellow pages, aged 13 to 30, from the homosexual demands of the Bagandan ruler, Mwanga, and encouraged and instructed them in the Catholic faith during their […]

Let Us Pray

Friday, May 22nd, 2020

Let us pray for the needs of the following individuals: Leonard Abbruzzesi Rumi Kubo Bernadette Alvarado Elon Lages Lima Arturo Benemerito Deacon David Loman Brian Bingman Joanne Mitchell Maria Capo Vito Moncello Tom Cooke Aaron Monteagudo Sr. Pat Coyle Anthony Salvatore Carlos Crespo John Salvatore Remedios De Guzman Jason Scalora Rachel Durso Kevin Smith Patricia […]

Memorial Day Prayer

Thursday, May 21st, 2020

On this Memorial Day weekend, we pray for the repose of the souls of those who have died in service to our nation, and for all who continue to risk their lives in military service. God of power and mercy, You destroy war and put down earthly pride. Banish violence from our midst and wipe […]

OLMC Digital Book Club

Thursday, May 21st, 2020

Join us online for a discussion with our friend–and longtime OLMC consultant–Bill McGarvey, co-author of The Freshman Survival Guide.  As an author, editor, musician, producer and entrepreneur, Bill McGarvey has had extensive experience in all facets of media. His book, The Freshman Survival Guide was featured on the Late Show with David Letterman and is […]

This Week’s Gospel Message

Thursday, May 21st, 2020

This week’s Gospel message for Sunday, May 24th is from Matthew 28:16-20. “The eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had ordered them. When they saw him, they worshiped, but they doubted. Then Jesus approached and said to them, ‘All power in heaven and on earth has been given to me. […]

Game Night

Thursday, May 21st, 2020

Kick off the informal start of summer with a little fun. Join the OLMC community online for our our first-ever online Game Night! Join Elliot, Bill and OLMC staff members, Academy teachers and you, as we play games, hangout and join together , though apart. Make sure to bring your favorite snacks, beverages (age appropriate) […]

Event Signup Forms
View Signup Forms