June 26, 2016  6th Sunday After Pentecost

Scripture Readings:  Epistle Romans 12:6-14; Gospel Matthew 9:1-8

Wednesday, June 29, is the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul.  Divine Liturgy will be at 10 AM at Holy Spirit Church and at 7 PM at our sister church, St. Pius X, located on Brownsville Road in Carrick.

 Join us for the recitation of the Rosary every Sunday at 8:25 AM, as we Pray For Peace.

We are on Summer schedule for Sunday Divine Liturgy.  It will be at 9 AM until September.

Monday, May 23, begins the Apostles’ Fast, which continues through June 28.  This is in commemoration of the Apostles’ preparation for their travels into the world to begin their evangelizing, and culminates in the Feast of Sts. Peter and Paul on June 29.

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The latest Tweets from the Pope:    

Let us protect the oceans, part of the “global commons”, vital for our water supply and the variety of living creatures! (Jun 8)

In this age lacking in social friendship, our first task is that of building community. (Jun 7)

We need to discover the gifts of each person: may communities transmit their own values and be open to the experiences of others. (Jun 6)

The Saints are not supermen, nor were they born perfect. When they recognized God’s love, they followed it and served others. (Jun 5)

Let us hear the cry of the victims and those suffering, no family without a home, no child without a childhood. (Jun 4)

Our priestly life is given over in service, in closeness to the People of God, with the joy of those who hear the Lord. (Jun 3)

Let us pray together for the Jubilee for Priests from 1-3 June. Visit  (Jun 2)

When disciples of Christ are transparent in heart and sensitive in life, they bring the Lord’s light to the places where they live and work. (Jun 1)

I join spiritually all those taking part in special devotions to the Blessed Virgin Mary on this last day of the month of May. (May 31)

We are stewards, not masters of our earth. Each of us has a personal responsibility to care for the precious gift of God’s creation. (May 30)

By receiving the Eucharist we are nourished of the Body and Blood of Jesus, and by entering us, Jesus joins us to his Body! (May 29)

Remain steadfast in the journey of faith, with firm hope in the Lord. This is the secret of our journey! (May 28)

Mary is an icon of how the Church must offer forgiveness to those who seek it. (May 27)

Jesus gives himself to us in the Eucharist, offering himself as spiritual food that sustains our life. (May 26)