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22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

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In today’s Gospel, our Lord is pointing out something he wants us to notice.  Christ’s words to the Pharisees are a challenge and we can hardly deny that they apply to us also.  The attitude of the Pharisee lurks within all of us, so a warning about it is never out of place.  Jesus is […]

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21st Sunday in Ordinary Time

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The declaration of Jesus that he was the living Bread come down from heaven and the source of eternal life, proved too much for some of his followers. They could not believe in such a claim and started to drift away.  Neither surprised nor disappointed at their reaction, Jesus did not take back anything he […]

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Catechism Registration

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Catechism Registration: for Fall 2015 classes continues. Online forms are available on the parish website at: http://stpiusxpei.com/ministries-2/catechetics/catechism-registration-grades-2-9/ The link for registering children entering Grade One is: http://stpiusxpei.com/ministries-2/catechetics/grade-one-catechism-registration/ Registration forms are also available on the catechism table in the Church lobby and the Parish Office. Registration fees are now $20/child and $40/family after July 1, 2015. […]

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20th Sunday in Ordinary Time

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Today’s gospel tells us clearly that Jesus offers us his Body and Blood as necessary spiritual food for our journey through life and he warns us of the consequences of not accepting the gift.  We are reminded of the closeness of the union to which Christ calls us in every celebration of the Eucharist.   Jesus […]

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19th Sunday in Ordinary Time

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Many times in our life we might have felt like saying with Elijah, ‘Lord, I’ve had enough.’  Christian life is by no means smooth sailing and we often find ourselves broken and crushed by circumstances that come our way.  Left to our own resources we find no light at the end of the tunnel.  To […]

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18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

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On the day following the miracle of the loaves and fishes, our Lord had an eager audience. The people, obviously impressed with what happened, are back following him. They think that he can supply them with food and fulfil their material hopes and ambitions, without any effort on their own part. In our world today, […]

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17th Sunday in Ordinary Time

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In the gospel today, through the power and prayer of the Lord, the impossible becomes possible.   What is given to Jesus as a sacrifice is given back by him totally transformed. The message that can be taken from this is the importance of sharing what we have with those who are less well off. The […]

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16th Sunday in Ordinary Time

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The very ancient theme of early Christian art is expressed in today’s gospel where Christ took pity on the crowd who were like sheep without a shepherd.   We can all draw a lesson from the open-hearted behavior of Christ in placing the needs of others before his own. If there is no rest for Jesus, […]

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VACATION BIBLE CAMP SUCCESSFUL!

VACATION BIBLE CAMP SUCCESSFUL!

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Vacation Bible Camp:  We had 61 children in Grades 1-6 participate in this year’s Bible Camp from July 13-17th here at St.. Pius X. The theme this year will be “Everest-Conquering Challenges with God’s Mighty Power”. The camp ran from 9am-3pm daily . There were 34 children from the parish at the VBC. The others were from Our Lady of […]

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15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

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There is something very moving about this gospel passage of Jesus sending out twelve very ordinary disciples, after a brief apprenticeship, to preach the message of God’s word, which they did not fully understand.   They were to have a simple lifestyle, to be poor as he was poor and not to worry too much about […]

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