Fr. Carter

Week of October 16, 2016

Hello Dear Parishioners, Our Holy Father Pope Francis recently sent a video message to a conference in Argentina where he reflected on Mercy. Since it is still the Year of Mercy, I am going to share with you some quotes from that message that I have found spiritually helpful and I hope you do, too….

Week of October 9, 2016

Brothers and Sisters in Christ, One of the most common questions I’m asked as a priest is, ‘how does one begin to pray’. Starting to pray can be a challenge because it is outside our normal every day life. We somehow think every time we pray there should be some sign or mystical experience. But,…

Week of October 2, 2016

Hello Parishioners of Holy Innocents Church, This week we celebrate one of the most popular saints in the Church, St. Francis of Assisi. This is a man who resembled Christ in many aspects of his life because whatever he did, he did it with his whole heart. In this way he is a great example…

Week of September 25, 2016

Thank you very much for such a warm welcome my first weekend at Holy Innocents. I can tell that this is a very warm community of faith. I am sure that I will enjoy my time here as I get to know you all much better. I would like to take this opportunity in my…