Begin the OLM Lenten Mission with a Good Confession

Begin the OLM Lenten Mission with a Good Confession

Saint Pope John Paul the Great wisely teaches us: β€œConfession is an act of honesty and courage –an act of entrusting ourselves, beyond sin, to the mercy of a loving and forgiving God.”

Praying with St. Joseph as We Prepare for the OLM Lenten Mission

Praying with St. Joseph as We Prepare for the OLM Lenten Mission

Evil may have its hour, but God will have His day,” said the late Archbishop Fulton Sheen. This came to mind as I watched members of the R.I. House of Representatives and their allies rejoice and applaud as a bill to expand the evil of abortion was passed

Lent is Coming!!! Are You Ready????  Pray, Fast and Give Alms

Lent is Coming!!! Are You Ready???? Pray, Fast and Give Alms

St. Augustine, in a sermon on Lent, teaches that: β€œThrough humility and charity, fasting and almsgiving, abstaining and forgiving, avoiding evil and doing good, our prayer seeks peace and achieves it.” (Sermon 206)

Our Annual Call to Suppor the Poor and Needy of RI

Our Annual Call to Suppor the Poor and Needy of RI

The Catholic Charity Appeal supports the many ministries and programs of the Diocese of Providence which provide social, educational and spiritual support to thousands of Rhode Islanders each year regardless of race, creed or background. We do not help people because they are Catholic, we do it because we are Catholic!

The Indispensable Support of Religion and Morality

The Indispensable Support of Religion and Morality

In his Farewell Address to the nation in 1796, President George Washington said: β€œOf all the dispositions and habits which lead to political prosperity, Religion and morality are indispensable supports.”