Entries for August 2018


Posted on August 17, 2018 in: General News

ST. JEROME REGIONAL CYO: is offering 2 fall sports this year. Students at St. Jerome Regional School or students who attend CCD/Prep classes in any of the school's feeder parishes are eligible to participate in CYO. Cross Country is new and open to boys and girls in grades K-8. Girls Volleyball is for grades 5-8. Registration forms are available on the St. Jerome Regional website on the Resources page under "CYO Fall Form". Completed forms should be sent to the school and interested students will be contacted with more information. Practices will begin the week of August 20. Interested in helpin...

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Saint John Damascene writes: Y our sacred and happy soul, as nature will have it, was separated in death from your most blessed and immaculate body; and although the body was duly interred, it did not remain in the state of death, neither was it dissolved by decay….Your most pure and sinless body was not left on earth but you were transferred to your heavenly throne, O Lady, Queen, and Mother of God in truth. When Pope Pius XII, on November 1, 1950, solemnly announced the Assumption of Mary (in the eastern churches, the Dormition) to be a dogma of the faith, he did not establish a new doctrine, but merely confirm...

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Posted on August 06, 2018 in: General News

Mark Your Calendar!! Tuesday, September 11 @ 6:30 PM - Cathedral of Saint Catherine of Siena, 18th & Turner Streets, Allentown. The Most Reverend Alfred Schlert, Bishop of Allentown invites all Police, Firefighters, First Responders, Legal Professionals, Health Care Workers and their families as we celebrate a Mass of Thanksgiving. Please wear your uniform. Reception to follow in the Parish Activities Center. RSVP:

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Will be held Sunday, September 23 at the Cathedral of St. Catharine of Siena, 1875 W. Turner St., Allentown, Pa 18104 at 3 PM. We cordially invite couples celebrating 1-5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 or fifty plus years of marriage to this special event. Please register online at or refer to the A.D. Times for a registration form or request a form by email at The form must be completed and returned to the Office of Marriage & Natural Family Planning, 2121 Madison Avenue, Bethlehem 18017. The registration deadline is September 13, 2018.

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