2018 BISHOP’S APPEAL The Bishop’s Appeal is the once-per-year effort on the part of the Albany Roman Catholic Diocese to raise the financial resources needed to carry out the mission of Jesus through the different offices, programs and ministries which are so vital. Your generous gift helps us to reach our parish goal. The Bishop’s … [Read more…]
St. Michael’s will be offering another incredible Vacation Bible School from July 23 – 27 from 9:00 am until 12:00 noon. All children are welcome to take part – from 1st grade through 5th grade! The children do NOT need to be members of St. Michael’s to attend, and, there is NO cost – our … [Read more…]
Pope Francis has issued a wonderful new Apostolic Exhortation, that is, a document issued to the whole Church, lower in rank than an encyclical, but, still, very much worth reading. Its title is Gaudete et Exsultate – or, in English, “Rejoice and be glad“….taken from the first words in the introductory paragraph. It is a … [Read more…]
Faith Formation is an integral ministry in any parish. Evangelization is vital if we are to best understand & thus experience God’s love & gift of redemption. Learning about our Faith, God, Jesus, The Holy Spirit the Sacraments and all that being a Christian means is something each person should be involved in – no matter one’s age! … [Read more…]
Each week, the diocesan newspaper, The Evangelist, brings you news about the Church and Diocese. The annual subscription price is $18.00. The parish must pay for all households to receive The Evangelist. Please help defray this expense with your once a year gift of only $18.00 for your subscription. Thank you!
Please support St. Michael’s and this year’s Annual Bishop’s Appeal. The theme is “Being Ambassadors for Christ” and this sums up so well the way in which we, as Baptized members of God’s family, we are called to bring the message of the Gospel to the world. Just as in all families, the Diocesan … [Read more…]