Day of Refreshment and Renewal -- A group of Senior Spirituality Day participants take time to pose for a photo for The Monitor.
With the words “Passing on the Faith to the Next Generation” displayed on a screen behind him, diocesan youth director Dan Waddington looked over the crowd of adults ages 55 and older.
“You are the folks who have already begun to hand on the faith to the young people in your lives,” Waddington said before leading the 400 seniors in prayer at the start of the annual Senior Spirituality Day, held July 18 in St. Gregory the Great Parish, Hamilton Square.
The following books, all published this year, are suitable for summer reading:
• "The Pope's Cat," by Jon M. Sweeney, illustrated by Roy DeLeon. (62 pp.)
Young lovers of Pope Francis and cats beware: You'll be hooked by this new series that displays the tenderness of an already beloved pope. True to his form of loving all of God's creation, Pope Francis adopts a stray cat who needs a little tender loving care (and a bath) before becoming more comfortable in the papal quarters.
Radiologic Technology Graduates St. Francis Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology recently held commencement for its 2018 graduates. Father Carmen Carlone celebrated a graduation Mass in the medical center’s chapel. More ...