Stay focused on Christmas!

Reflection provided by Fr. Jack Peterson Merry Christmas to you and your family! Christmas Day is celebrated for eight days in the Church. We call it the Octave of Christmas.  It ends on January 1 with the feast of the Mary, the Mother of God. It is very easy to be distracted during Christmas by a […]

The Joy of Being Discovered by Christ

Fr. Jack was reflecting on something Pope Francis mentioned a few weeks ago and shares his thoughts on what it is like to experience the joy of being discovered by Christ.

St. John Bosco

Today is the feast day of St. John Bosco, one of our three patron saints. He is best known for his love for young people, giving his entire life to their service. Fr. Jack shares some of his thoughts on this great saint. Check out the video below!

Food for the Soul: Jubilee of Mercy

On December 8th, Pope Francis opened the Holy Doors in Rome to begin the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy. Fr. Jack gives some background to what this year will mean for the Church and how we can take part in this Year of Mercy.

Pope Francis’ Trip to the United States

Pope Francis is coming to the USA this week! Fr. Jack shares what he is excited about and some of the itinerary for the pope’s trip. Are you making plans to see Pope Francis this week?

There and Back Again: A Pilgrim’s Journey

Two weeks ago, I got the wonderful opportunity to go on pilgrimage to the Holy Land with Fr. Peter and Catholic Campus Ministry at George Mason. It was a truly incredible experience. I literally walked in the footsteps of Jesus. There were many highlights throughout the trip, but I’ll do my best to share the […]

19th Annual Golf Tournament

Last week we held our 19th Annual Golf Tournament at Raspberry Falls Golf & Hunt Club in Leesburg, VA. The day was made wonderful thanks to the weather being beautiful, a great turnout of golfers and a delicious barbecue dinner to cap off the day. However, this event would not have been so successful without […]