St. Matthew's Social Justice Ministry needs volunteers who can teach or tutor once a week in our ESL & SSL (English as a Second Language and Spanish as a Second Language) programs, for the semester that runs from February 6 through April 26.
Did you notice more times of silence in the liturgy at St. Matthew's this past weekend ? Find out what's behind these deliberate periods of reflective silence - Deacon Bart Merella enlightens us with an explanation!
Meet Fr. Agustín (pronounced "August - teen") López, St. Matthew's new Parochial Vicar. Please give him a warm welcome, and keep Fr. Agustín and Fr. Conrad Murphy, our new resident priest, in your prayers.
Meet Fr. Conrad Murphy, the newly appointed Director of the Archdiocesan Office of Worship, and priest in residence here at St. Matthew's. Please give him a warm welcome, and keep him and Fr. Agustín López, our new Parochial Vicar, in your prayers.
Cardinal Wuerl shared some reflections on the recent Executive Order order that suspended entry into the country of foreign nationals from Syria, Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia, and Yemen. Read the Cardinal's letter.
"A Cantor Takes a Chance" is the title of a delightful story in the November 2016 issue of The Liturgical Singer. Written by our own Thomas Stehle, Pastoral Associate for Liturgy and Director of Music Ministries, it brings the Year of Mercy to life from a unique point of view.