Faith


SERMONS: THIS WEEK'S MESSAGE FROM THE PULPIT

Video: Ascension of the Lord

This video was delivered by Msgr. Clement J. Connolly, Pastor Emeritus, Holy Family Church on Sunday, May 17, 2015. Born in Limerick, Ireland, the middle child in a family of two boys and three girls Msgr. Connolly was raised in Ireland and later, England. He attended Seminary and graduated from St. Patrick’s College in Thurles, ...

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UPCOMING FAITH EVENTS

Healing of Memories Workshop with Fr. Michael Lapsley at All Saints

South African freedom-fighter-turned-healer Michael Lapsley lived through years of social and political activism in apartheid South Africa, and a near fatal attempt on his life, a letter bomb, left him severely injured and traumatized. Fr. Michael Lapsley  returns to All Saints Church, Pasadena, to offer his Healing of Memories Workshop. The public is invited to ...

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Q&A INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK WITH A LOCAL FAITH LEADER

He Gives Grace to the Humble

“In our society, strength (or, at least imagined strength) is applauded; and weakness is thought of as a defect. God doesn’t allow us to stay with the idea that we are strong. Oh, we may have that idea, but the Lord is going to disabuse us one way or another.” – J.I. Packer, “Weakness is ...

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RELIGIOUS MUSIC

St. Edmund’s Episcopal Church Presents Organist Robert Hovencamp Recitals

St. Edmund’s own Organist Robert Hovencamp will present a recital on Sunday, June 7, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. playing the music of Bach, Tournemire, and Dupre. A reception of wine, soft drinks, and snacks will follow the recital, and there is ample parking on St. Edmund’s campus. A free will offering will be made available ...

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LOCAL FAITH NEWS

Gary Hall on Thomas Merton: Contemplation in a World of Action

All Saints Church is delighted to welcome back its friend and former staff member — and now Dean of the National Cathedral in Washington DC — Gary Hall. Gary will be with us on Sunday, July 19 to preach at 7:30, 9:00 and 11:15 a.m. and to offer a special Summer Forum marking the 100th ...

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ESSAYS & INSPIRATIONS FROM LOCAL FAITH LEADERS

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church: “Vocation”

Vocation (Latin–vocare: called) “Vocation” means a “call.” So, your vocation is what God calls you to do with your life. Everybody is called by God to know, love and serve Him. The difference is how each one does this. “Prayer itself, born in Catholic families, nurtured by programs of Christian formation, strengthened by the grace ...

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YOUTH MINISTRIES & OUTREACH

Lake Avenue Church Choristers and Newsong Spring Musical Presents “Godspell Jr.”

Come support Lake Avenue Church Children’s music program perform this broadway classic arranged for children. Loosely based on The Gospel According to St. Matthew, Godspell Jr., the musical uses major episodes in the Bible – including the baptism of Jesus, the Last Supper, his arrest and crucifixion – to explore important ideas like compassion, love, ...

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