Prayer Groups

P.A.L.S. Catholic Women’s Groups

PALS: Prayer, Adoration, Learning, and Sharing Started in September 1989, St. Angela Merici P.A.L.S. continues to provide women with an opportunity to develop deeper spirituality in their lives. Spiritual growth is encouraged through a balance of prayer, selected studies material, and the friendship and warmth of women of all ages...

Centering Prayer Ministry

Centering Prayer is a method of silent prayer, which prepares participants to receive the gift of contemplative prayer. The purpose of the prayer is not to replace other kinds of prayer but rather to deepen one’s relationship with the living Christ. The Centering Prayer group additionally practices Lectio Divina, an ancient practice of praying the scriptures aloud and reflecting on their meaning. Finally, the group shares about...

Charismatic Prayer Group

  The Charismatic Prayer Group is a wonderful vehicle for persons who love the Lord and want to enhance their spiritual experience by praying with and for other like minded people.  We meet once a week – Monday evenings at 7:30 PM in Sarah Room in the Hall.  Our focus is praising, singing, sharing and praying for our own personal needs and those of others.  All are welcome. We...

Bible Study

“Life with God” describes how we study a book of the Bible in relationship to how we live our lives in light of Scripture. We read and study the text, discover how it relates to our daily lives as Catholic Christians in the reality of the 21st century. We strive to have a deeper relationship with our Creator: Father, Son and Spirit by discovering God’s love in...

Adoration Chapel

Jesus said, "Come to Me all of you who are weary and find life burdensome and I will refresh you." (Mt 11:28) We invite everyone to come and discover the all-embracing peace that is God’s gift to anyone who adores His Beloved Son, truly present in the Blessed Sacrament. Our Adoration Chapel invites anyone to come to our Chapel for quiet prayer and the Adoration of Jesus in...

Marian Rosary & Scripture

“I have obtained from my Divine Son that all the advocates of the Rosary shall have for intercessors the entire celestial court during their life and at the hour of death.” A promise of our Blessed Mother to all who pray the rosary. Together we pray one Rosary. This is followed by reading and discussing scripture for the coming Sunday so our hearts are open on Sunday to the Word that...

Gospel of Life Holy Hour

HOLY HOUR FOR LIFE Life at all stages is a gift from God—whether it is life of the unborn in the womb or life outside the womb for those suffering from disabilities, abuse or neglect. During this Holy Hour in front of the Blessed Sacrament we will pray for the vast number of babies not allowed to be born, for the poor whose lives are made difficult, for men...

Sacred Heart Holy Hour

Because our world continues to be seated in wickedness, Our Lord’s request for reparation is no less urgent today than when He first appeared to St. Margaret Mary Alacoque in France in 1673, revealed to her His Sacred Heart and asked her to originate the Holy Hour of Reparation to His Sacred Heart. So urgent was His request that Our Lord said to her, “Those who propagate this devotion...