**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!
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Friends Forever

July 29, 2020

Memorial of St. Martha July 29, 2020 Friend – that’s one of the wonderful ways we relate to Jesus and in which he relates to us. Yes, Jesus is Lord,... Read more

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Seeds and Weeds

July 28, 2020

July 28th, 2020 - JER 14:17-22 & MT 13:36-43 In Jesus’ field of life metaphor, the seeds grow beside the weeds. It takes the eventual harvest to fully... Read more

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The Kingdom of heaven is likeā€¦

July 27, 2020

Monday, July 27, 2020 – Weekday Jeremiah 13:1-11, Psalm 32:18-19, 20, 21, Matthew 13:31-35 The Kingdom of heaven is like… Jesus’... Read more



July 26, 2020

Sunday July 26, 2020 Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time In our Gospel today, we have three more parables. First, we have a parable telling us that the kingdom... Read more

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Feast of St. James the Apostle

July 25, 2020

July 25, Feast of St. James the Apostle Today is the feast of St. James the Apostle. He and his brother John were among the first disciples of Jesus. (Mt 4:21-22;... Read more

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Memorial of St. Sharbel Makhluf

July 24, 2020

Today we celebrate the Memorial of Saint Sharbel Makhluf.  He was born in 1828 in Lebanon and as a young man became a monk and a priest in the Maronite Catholic... Read more


A skilled listener can help people tap into their own wisdom.

July 23, 2020

Thursday July 23, 2020 Thursday of the Sixteenth Week in Ordinary Time “A skilled listener can help people tap into their own wisdom.” (Fr. Richard... Read more

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St Mary Magdalene

July 22, 2020

July 22, 2020 St Mary of Magdalene was a close follower of Jesus Christ.  In Luke chapter 8, she is revealed as one of the women who shared their resources... Read more