There are many ways to honor your mother, especially on Mother’s Day (May 12 this year). Here are some to consider that will also support mothers struggling with the decision to carry their baby to term and those struggling to make a living for their families. Also check out which Catholic school students designed Mother’s Day ads for a local restaurant.
Two special Masses, eucharistic miracles exhibit, lots of worthy TV options, First Friday/First Saturday devotions plus two more stage performances and a few other notable happenings. Also: congratulations to those being confirmed this weekend at St. Germaine in Prescott Valley, Sacred Heart in Prescott, St. Elizabeth Seton and St. Joachim/Anne both in Sun City and Steven in Sun Lakes. Massgoers at six other parishes are giving blood.
Let’s say the court finds Kermit Gosnell guilty of killing babies after delivery, instead of before — where the law permits it. Now he has to be sentenced. If I were the judge, I would surely want to be fair, regarding the killing of born babies.
St. Thomas the Apostle Parish is hosting a jazz festival at 6 p.m. this Friday, April 26. It’s billed as a family-friendly event for the community and will feature Armand Boatman’s Bebop Revolution.
The parish original ‘Stevie and Stephen,’ a pirate parable, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Annie, PokéMusical and Dr. Seuss meets Shakepsere are all coming to a Catholic school or parish stage near you.