5 06, 2017

Gifts of the Spirit

By | 2017-06-05T09:20:27+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Blogs, Thrift Store Saints|0 Comments

Jane is still in Medjugorje and is reflecting on the topic of mysticism.  She shares about her confirmation saint who was a mystic and about the piety of the locals who spend hours daily in prayer and study.  She also passes by two people from her tour group who claim to see various colors and [...]

5 06, 2017

Living on a Prayer by Bon Jovi

By | 2017-06-05T09:16:16+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Blogs, Ears of Faith|0 Comments

Have you ever had moments when you wondered if you’d make it through another day?  If so, you have lived the reality described in Bon Jovi’s ‘Living on a Prayer.’  The song describes a young couple barely making ends meet, but they’re not giving up yet.  No matter what life throws at us, [...]

3 06, 2017

Encounter

By | 2017-04-27T15:02:41+00:00 June 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

On Saturday, June 3rd from 7-8:30pm, St. Pius X parish in Urbandale will host ENCOUNTER, a night of adoration, praise and worship, and witness.  The night will include exposition, adoration, and benediction during which there will be engaging music and time for  personal prayer.  There will also be different testimonies from people who are actively discerning their [...]

23 04, 2017

Vespers Service

By | 2017-03-14T13:17:10+00:00 April 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Vespers, also called Evening Prayer, takes place as dusk begins to fall. The service includes praying some psalms, a reading from Scripture and homily; a lovely evening of prayer, music and reflection. Easter Vespers April 23, Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart, Ankeny This evening’s service at 6:30 pm will be presided by Fr. Steven Orr. Homilist [...]

16 04, 2017

Family Adoration

By | 2016-12-05T11:09:45+00:00 April 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Bring the whole family to Christ the King parish for a holy hour.  Family adoration will be repeated on February 19, March 19, and April 16.   .

26 03, 2017

Vespers Services

By | 2017-03-14T13:14:39+00:00 March 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Vespers, also called Evening Prayer, takes place as dusk begins to fall. The service includes praying some psalms, a reading from Scripture and homily; a lovely evening of prayer, music and reflection. Lenten Vespers March 26, Ss. John and Paul, Altoona This evening’s service at 6:30 pm will be presided by Fr. Tim Fitzgerald. Homilist [...]

19 03, 2017

Family Adoration

By | 2016-12-05T11:09:45+00:00 March 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Bring the whole family to Christ the King parish for a holy hour.  Family adoration will be repeated on February 19, March 19, and April 16.   .

6 03, 2017

40 Days for Life

By | 2017-02-21T13:45:20+00:00 March 6th, 2017|0 Comments

40 Days for Life is a community-based campaign that takes a determined, peaceful approach to showing local communities the consequences of abortion in their own neighborhoods, for their own friends and families. It puts into action a desire to cooperate with God in the carrying out of His plan for the end of abortion. It [...]