**PLEASE NOTE: The Development Office at Rye Brook has moved to The Passionists Provincial Office at the Immaculate Conception Monastery located at 86-45 Edgerton Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11432. Our new telephone number to reach Development & other Provincial Offices is now (929) 419-7500. Thank You!

"Let's get busy living!"

September 4, 2015

September 4, 2015 – Friday of the Twenty-second Week in Ordinary Time At times when I look at the Church I think we are always trying to pour new wine into... Read more

Dog Tired

September 3, 2015

Dog Tired Have you ever had one of those days when you come from work and you are so tired, so worn out, you just want to rest, you just want to be left... Read more


Jesus Wants Us to Join Him in Bringing Life to Others!

September 2, 2015

Colossians 1:1-8 Psalm 52:10-11 Luke 4:38-44 Today’s Gospel begins after Jesus, in his hometown synagogue, has read the scriptural passage proclaiming the... Read more

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We Are Collaborators In Creation

September 1, 2015

Tuesday of the Twenty-second Week in Ordinary Time “Our duty, as men and women, is to proceed as if limits to our ability did not exist. We are collaborators... Read more


We Need Grace to Believe

August 31, 2015

Monday of the Twenty-second Week in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 431 1 Thessolonians 4:13-18 Psalm 96:1 and 3, 4-5, 11-12, 13 Luke 4:16-30 In today’s... Read more

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Customs of Ritual Purity

August 30, 2015

Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 125 Deuteronomy 4:1-2, 6-8 Psalm 15:2-3, 3-4, 4-5 James 1:17-18, 21b-22, 27 Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23 In... Read more

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What ā€œIā€ want

August 29, 2015

Memorial of the Passion of Saint John the Baptist Lectionary: 430/634 1 Thessalonians 4:9-11 Psalm 98:1, 7-8, 9 Mark 6:17-29 In today’s Gospel reading... Read more

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Pack Your Bags

August 28, 2015

Memorial of Saint Augustine, Bishop and Doctor of the Church Lectionary: 429 1 Thessalonians 4:1-8 Psalm 97:1 and 2b, 5-6, 10, 11-12 Matthew 25:1-13 This past... Read more