This is a wonderful time of the year. Thanksgiving is recent history. The big holiday of Christmas is so special. It is ironic that God’s heavenly family was pulled apart in a sense. The Father and the Holy Spirit were with the Son Jesus who then came to earth to Bethlehem as a baby in a manger. He came to earth to start preparing for the purchase of us on the cross.
David Haas, Michael Joncas and Marty Haugen will be in concert at Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church on Sunday, Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m. benefiting Southside Family Nurturing Center, with special guests the St. Croix Sacred Ensemble.
Jeff Cavins, a renowned Catholic Bible teacher, and Matthew James Christoff, co-founder of Catholic Man Night, will be the guest speakers at the Men's Night Out event at Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 1725 Kennard St., Maplewood,