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Building a Culture of Religious Freedom

Building a culture of religious freedom From Catholic Philly Archbishop Charles Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.  Posted July 15, 2019 Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap Alliance Defending Freedom Summit, Dana Point, California … Continue reading

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by Susan Dugary

Don’t Worry If You Missed the First Sittings for Our New 2020 Parish Photo Directory!

The first series of photos were taken the week of June 24th.  The next available sitting are on Monday, September 23rd and Tuesday, September 24th.   We hope that you are planning to be a part of our new Parish … Continue reading

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by Susan Dugary

CORPUS CHRISTI

We venerate today this Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist in which God lies under the appearance of Bread and Wine. He is whole, entire, and perfect in each piece and in every drop. This is what distinguishes us among Christians … Continue reading

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Join Father Cioppi on a Guided Tour of France

Complete Itinerary for France Trip Link to trip registration:  https://www.grouptravelexperiences.com/booking Enter the Group Number as G003270 14-24 OCTOBER 2019 PLEASE JOIN MDP PARISH FOR A TRIP THROUGH FASCINATING FRANCE WITH A VISIT TO LOURDES AND OTHER HIGHLIGHTS World War II … Continue reading

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by Susan Dugary

Pentecost

The breath of the Holy Spirit igniting the hearts of the Apostles reminds us of the breath of God being blown into the nostrils of Adam in the creation of the first man. This breath was so powerful that it … Continue reading

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by Father Cioppi

Seventh Sunday of Easter

Jesus looks up to heaven and prays to the Father that all will be one. Stephen looks up to heaven and sees Jesus. Paul encounters the same Christ, the Christ of unity and charity. If we are to live in … Continue reading

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Sixth Sunday of Easter

Charles de Foucauld lived a rather sinful life. His reputation preceded him throughout Europe so upon his conversion to Christ, nobody believed him. In the end, Blessed Charles became a hermit in Africa and lived among the Tuareg; a Muslim … Continue reading

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Fifth Sunday of Easter

I was talking with some parishioners last week about the scandal inflicting our Church and how disoriented and confused people are and as a result, have become angry. Whenever I find myself in a crisis situation, whether it be my … Continue reading

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by Father Cioppi

Pennsylvania Catholic Conference Urges You to Take Action NOW!

These beautiful children deserve to live! THE FINAL VOTE IS TAKING PLACE ON TUESDAY, MAY 14TH – please act NOW! Please urge your state representative to vote YES on HB 321, the Down Syndrome Abortion Bill. It would prohibit an … Continue reading

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by Susan Dugary

Fourth Sunday of Easter

“Remain faithful to the grace of God.” We have been listening about the relationship between the Father and the Son which is based in Love. “The Father and I are One.” The manifestation of love is obedience. There are people … Continue reading

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by Father Cioppi