Fr. Mike’s Communication for Sept 12, 2021

 September 12, 2021 The cords of death encompassed me; the snares of the netherworld seized upon me; I fell into distress and sorrow, And I called upon the name of the Lord,“O Lord, save my life!” — Psalm 116:3-4 Brothers & Sisters, Last week, the scriptures led us to reflect on whether our trust in...

September 9, 2021September 9, 2021by

Fr. Mike’s Communication for Sept 5, 2021

 September 5, 2021 “Thus says the Lord: Say to those whose hearts are frightened: Be strong, fear not!” — Isaiah 34:4a Brothers & Sisters, Rarely does telling someone, “Be not afraid,” actually work. Trust is crucial to calm fears or anxieties. This past week on the first day of school, most students eagerly approached their...

September 4, 2021August 30, 2021by

Fr. Mike’s Communication for Aug 29, 2021

 August 29, 2021   Humbly welcome the word that has been planted in you and is able to save your souls. Be doers of the word and not hearers only, deluding yourselves. — James 1:21b-22 Blessings as we enter a new academic year! An exceptional education peaks curiosity, ignites the imagination, and sparks creativity. Learning...

August 27, 2021August 29, 2021by

OLPH’s St. Vincent DePaul- School Supply Drive

School Supplies will be collected on the weekends of AUGUST 7-8 and 14-15. Please drop school supplies in the YELLOW SCHOOL BUS BIN in the church narthex by 5 PM Sunday, AUGUST 15th. Any school supplies that are on your child’s list would be appreciated, including classroom and Teacher supplies. These will benefit students at...

July 8, 2021July 23, 2021by

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Announces New Priest Assignments

The Rev. Robert Katafiasz, currently associate pastor, was selected for assignment as associate pastor at Christ the King and St. Bernadette pastorate. OLPH welcomes associate pastor Rev. Anthony Abiamiri. Assignments effective, July 1, 2021 For Immediate Release Saturday, May 22, 2021 Contact:, 410 747 4334 Ellicott City, MD .—The Rev. Robert Katafiasz, currently serving...

May 22, 2021May 22, 2021by

Adopt a Bed Volunteers Needed

Volunteers needed to “Adopt a Bed” for the 2021 Season Over the years a variety of volunteers have adopted garden beds for the Spring/Summer season to help maintain weeds.  We have a few new beds open for adoption this year and can sure use your help!! If you are interested in lending a hand, simply fill out...

April 27, 2021April 27, 2021by

Fr. Mike’s Communication for the Mar. 7, 2021

7 March 2021 – 3rd Sunday of Lent   Therefore, when he was raised from the dead, his disciples remembered that he had said this, and they came to believe the Scripture and the word Jesus had spoken. John 2:22 Brothers and Sisters, “Do whatever he tells you.” Anyone who has had to wait to...

March 6, 2021March 6, 2021by

Fr. Mike’s Communication for the Feb. 28, 2021

28 February 2021 – 2nd Sunday of Lent “My little children, your hearts are small, but prayer stretches them and makes them capable of loving God. Through prayer, we receive a foretaste of heaven and something of paradise comes down upon us. Prayer never leaves us without sweetness. It’s honey that flows into the souls...

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