From the Desk of Father Bob
Click here to read a letter from our Associate Pastor, Father Bob Scheckenback.
Mission Awareness Trip 2014
On June 28, thirty-three “missionaries” traveled to El Salvador led by Deacon Tom and Maria Lucie and Fr. Mike Vetrano from both our parish and from the Basilica Parish of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary in Southampton. Please visit “El Salvador” page (in above index).
OLL School – Early Childhood Programs
Our parish school still has limited openings in its Nursery and Pre-K programs for September. Please visit the school web site, or call the school office, for information on how your child can benefit from Our Lady of Lourdes School’s wonderful early childhood programs. Click here for details.
Bishop Murphy’s New Pastoral Letter, “The Harvest is Plenty”
Health Care and Catholic Conscience
A new interpretation of HHS is threatening the ability of the Catholic church to provide health care and benefits in accord with Catholic teaching. It would require agencies such as Catholic hospitals, Catholic charities, parishes and schools to provide health care benefits such as contraception and abortifacient agents to employees of the Church as part of our health insurance benefits. To read more about this, go to these links: