Image Above: The Summer Solemn Novena made St. Ann’s Monastery and Basilica so popular that the services were broadcast on local television and radio in the 1950s. This secne shows women from West Scranton watching the novena service on television in 1958. This is a photo from the Passionist Historical Archives. Good St. Ann Pray for Us. (Please make sure you take care to adjust the respective audio options with the video link and your computer)
Fr. Bob Joerger, C.P. July 23, 2021: The Cross and the Healing of Resentment
Ecclesiasticus 2:1-13: Cling to him and do not leave himLuke 15:11-32: A man had two sons
Fr. Rob Carbonneau, C.P., Ph.D. July 24, 2021: The Compassion and the Cross
James 5: 8-11: You have heard of the perseverance of Job.
Luke 5: 17-20: “they went up on the roof and lowered him on the stretcher”