**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!
St. paul vi


July 19, 2020

“No more war; war never again”. Pope Paul VI (I897-1978) made this plea at the United Nations on October of I965. He continued:  “It is peace,... Read more


The Cry of the Poor

July 18, 2020

The Cry of the Poor In the verse immediately preceding today’s Gospel reading, Matthew tells us that the Pharisees began to plot against Jesus to destroy him... Read more

Prayer for peace

"I Desire mercy, not sacrifice."

July 17, 2020

Friday, July 17, 2020 Matt 12:1-8 “I desire mercy, not sacrifice.” In these turbulent times, we are confronted almost daily with cries for justice... Read more

How long

Weary Hearts

July 16, 2020

Weary Hearts July 16, 2020                      Isaiah 26:... Read more

One teacher

One Teacher, One Father

July 15, 2020

REFLECTION JULY 15, 2020 EPH 3:14-19; PS 119: 9, 10-14; MT 23: 8-12 In only 5 versus of Matthew’s Gospel, Jesus gives us clear and unequivocal truths to... Read more

St. kateri

Memorial of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, Virgin

July 14, 2020

We might say our Gospel today is about missed opportunities. In the Gospel (Matt. 11:20-24) the cities of Chorazin, Bethsaida and Capernaum have missed their... Read more

Keep it simple

Keep It Simple. Keep Focused

July 13, 2020

Keep It Simple. Keep Focused. July 13,... Read more

Hear the word

Hear the Word

July 12, 2020

Sunday, July 12, 2020 – Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Isaiah 55:10-11; Psalm 65:10, 11, 12-13, 14; Romans 8:18-23; Matthew 13:1-23 Hear... Read more