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Posted by Suzanne Bernet on

If you read this page with any regularity, you know that Catholic social teaching is the bedrock of what appears here. What is that, you may ask? My favorite definition is this: Catholic social teaching is doctrine rooted in Scripture, formed by the example of Jesus Christ and refined by...

Amplifying Black Voices: Jemar Tisby

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In the recently released collection Four Hundred Souls, edited by Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain, ninety different Black writers join to tell the story of a journey of over 400 years -- the time that has passed since 1619, when the first enslaved Africans stepped off a ship called the White...

Scholarship Opportunities 2021

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The Guardian Angels Women's & Men's Clubs each offer two $1,000 scholarships, application deadlines vary and are listed on the application. Applicants include registered men and women in the parish who plan to attend a university, college or technical school who will take classes...

GA Racial Justice Team Speaks: Jennifer Stevenson

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Last summer a group of parishioners began meeting to talk about how our parish could speak and act for racial justice. As our team formed, members decided to write a short statement about why they want to be involved. If you would like to learn more about the team, contact Suzanne Bernet at...

Amplifying Black Voices: Cicely Tyson

Posted by Suzanne Bernet on

Actor and advocate Cicely Tyson died recently at the age of 96. An amazing actor, to be sure – and also a fierce advocate for civil rights. Watching the news reports of her death reminded me of so many incredible roles. The strong mother and wife in Sounder. Kunta Kinte’s mother in...

Amplifying Black Voices: Maya Angelou

Posted by Suzanne Bernet on

I have an old friend (perhaps I should rephrase that and say a friend that I have known for a long time!) whose greatest gift is knowing when to nudge me toward things that need my attention. The older I get the more of that I seem to need! Recently we were talking about hope and where we find...

Job Opening

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We are recruiting for a Parish Accountant, click here for the job description.Send resume and cover letter to Denny Farrell ( ) if interested.

Amplifying Black Voices: Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Remaining Awake Through A Great Revolution: This is the title of the final Sunday sermon from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It was preached at the Washington National Cathedral on March 31, 1968, days before he was killed. This particular piece of oratory is not one that most of us remember...

Faith Formation Task Force Formed

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As many of you already know, Sara Fleetham has left GA for a new opportunity at Listening House, a drop-in day program for the homeless. We wish her great success.  With the change in staffing and the changes brought on by COVID, Fr. Rodger decided that this would be an excellent time to...

Prayer Service for Life

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Prayer Service for Life (Jan. 22) This prayer service commemorates the millions of lives lost to abortion and the many women and men wounded by abortion’s aftermath. Limited seating will be available, and COVID-19 protocols will be followed. The prayer service will also be livestreamed on...

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