Fr. Carter

Week of April 7, 2024

Dear Parishioners, I would like to take a moment to thank everyone who made our Holy Week and Easter Triduum services possible. A lot of work goes into making Palm…

Week of March 31, 2024

Dear Parishioners, I am going to tell you about a great resource written by one of our parishioners, Michael McCormick, called “Perfect Sense”. It is about why we go to…

Week of March 24, 2024

Dear Parishioners, This Wednesday, we will be having a Tenebrae service in Church at 7 pm. Since this is the first time we are doing a service like this, I…

Week of March 17, 2024

Dear Parishioners, This week is a very important week for our 8th grade Confirmandi because they are being confirmed by Fr. Martin O’Reilly on Thursday. So, please keep them in…

Week of March 10, 2024

Dear Parishioners, In previous weeks, I talked about some misconceptions people have about baptism and confession. This week, I would like to talk about what we believe about the Eucharist….

Week of March 3, 2024

Dear Parishioners, Recently the Alabama Supreme Court ruled that all embryos are human beings and should be protected under the law. They ruled this way because certain embryos were accidentally…

Week of February 25, 2024

Dear Parishioners, Recently, Pope Francis gave a reflection on Lent about God leading us to Freedom. It is a very rich message and well worth reading. So, here is a…

Week of February 18, 2024

Dear Parishioners, Last year, I gave a list of facts about confession I thought every Catholic should know. So, since I thought it would be helpful, here is that list…

Week of February 11, 2024

Dear Parishioners, This Wednesday is Ash Wednesday and therefore the beginning of Lent. Last week, the bishop wrote to us and all the Catholics of the diocese to remind us…

Week of January 28, 2024

Dear Parishioners, I want to write to you about Baptism. There are a number of issues that I find people are confused about that I think could use some clarity….