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A Funny Thing About the Trinity: Skunks and Evolution

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
June 14, 2019

"Until the 1960s, all of the spotted skunks found across the United States were considered to be the same species. Then Rodney Mead,...Read more

From the Resurrection to the Ascension to Pentecost: Ancient Insights into Supernatural Events

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
June 6, 2019
The Days Between the Resurrection and the Ascension of the Lord A Sermon of Pope St. Leo the Great (400-461 A.D.) ...Read more

Guidance in Grace, Part II

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
May 31, 2019

Last week’s bulletin article, “Guidance in Grace, Part I,” mentioned the life-giving role that Confirmation gives us, the role to play in another’s journey...Read more

Guidance in Grace, Part I

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
May 24, 2019

Baptism. You became a child. A deep innocence overtook you. So deep, it’s not seen on life’s surface. It’s that dimension of you that...Read more

Graduating Soon?

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
May 17, 2019

An old man was forced into retirement on the Isle of Patmos. In his younger years, he was known as the “beloved disciple.” He...Read more

One-Hundred Children Receive First Holy Communion at St. Agnes this May

CCD and School Second Graders Encounter Christ in the Eucharist
May 14, 2019

St. Agnes CCD and school students encountered Jesus Christ in the Eucharist for the first time over the last couple of weeks. Father Frederick...Read more

Resurrection and Graduation: And a Word about the Good Shepherd

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
May 10, 2019

Blessings and best wishes to all rising (and risen) graduates from middle school, high school and college. It’s that time of year again, and...Read more

St. Agnes Parishioners March in First Virginia March for Life

Pro-Life Awareness Team Takes Stand for Life
May 3, 2019

Earlier today, St. Agnes parishioners joined over 6,500 pro-lifers in the first-ever Virginia March for Life in Richmond, VA. The march, hosted by the...Read more

Popeyes and Port: Comedy From a Fallen World

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
May 3, 2019

My sister was a child and I a teenager when we went with mom, dad and my grandmother (on dad’s side) to the zoo...Read more

The Victory of Mercy and the Conquest of Sin

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
April 26, 2019

Victory is an accomplishment. Sports. War. Success. Winning. But there’s one victory that’s not. Victory over misery, suffering, evil, sin and death is beyond...Read more

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A Funny Thing About the Trinity: Skunks and Evolution

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
June 14, 2019

"Until the 1960s, all of the spotted skunks found across the United States were considered to be the same species. Then Rodney Mead,...Read more

From the Resurrection to the Ascension to Pentecost: Ancient Insights into Supernatural Events

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
June 6, 2019
The Days Between the Resurrection and the Ascension of the Lord A Sermon of Pope St. Leo the Great (400-461 A.D.) ...Read more

Guidance in Grace, Part II

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
May 31, 2019

Last week’s bulletin article, “Guidance in Grace, Part I,” mentioned the life-giving role that Confirmation gives us, the role to play in another’s journey...Read more

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