The Pastor's Corner Blog

Celebrating all things Catholic. Inspiring Truth, Beauty & Goodness in our little corner of the world at the Catholic Community of Jennings County!
Here’s Our Guide to Lent // Newsletter
Our Lenten Newsletter for the Catholic Church of Jennings County is available today! Inside you’ll...Read More
30 No-Fail Ways to Have a Holy & Catholic Lent
We can enter into Lent by preparing with no-fail ways to have a truly Catholic...Read More
The Dramatic Conversion of St. Paul// 3 Depictions in Art
The most dramatic conversion in salvation history turned a murderer into a saint.  The conversion...Read More
What is the Epiphany House Blessing?
Enter Catholic homes after Epiphany and you will see chalk markings above most doorways. What...Read More
How to Celebrate the New Year with the Mother of God
Your New Year’s Resolutions can be fortified to last the whole year through by asking...Read More
Christmas Season Prayers and Activities// Special Advent & Christmas Newsletter
There are several Christmas Season Ideas and Activities in our special Advent and Christmas Newsletter....Read More
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year// Father Byrd’s Christmas Letter
“To celebrate the [Christmas]  season we have to prepare for the season,” Father Jerry Byrd...Read More
Advent and the Jesse Tree // Catholic Christmas Traditions
The Jesse Tree helps prepare us for Advent by journeying through the people on Jesus’s...Read More
Advent Begins with Christmas Anticipation // A Prayer
The Christmas Anticipation Prayer places us at the “hour and moment” when Christ was born....Read More