St. Agnes Catholic Corner2021-07-02T14:46:40-05:00

Welcome to the St. Agnes Catholic Corner. This page contains articles written about both Catholic teachings and St. Agnes Catholic Church. Grab a cup of coffee and take some time to browse the topics and expand your horizons. New articles are posted every one to two weeks. If you have any questions about the topics or if you have anything you’d like to learn about, contact our Director of Liturgy at liturgy@stagnesshepherdstown.org.

The Gift of the Eucharist

Every Sunday we gather and give thanks and praise for something we have already received. We are responding to a gift, one which we do not control or earn. It is a [read more...]

Sister Earth

Friday, April 22nd, was the 52nd Earth Day and the theme this year was Invest in our Planet.  Next month on May 24th is also the seventh anniversary of Pope Francis’ encyclical [read more...]

The Fifty Days of Easter

Celebrate!! If  we fast for forty days, we celebrate for fifty!!   For these fifty days of the Easter Season, ending with the Feast of Pentecost, we celebrate the reality we celebrate every [read more...]

Ordinary Time

Catholic Corner January 13, 2022 Now that the Christmas Season is past, we return to Ordinary Time but Ordinary Time is anything but ordinary! Our focus tends to be on the “big [read more...]

All Things Christmas

Catholic Corner December 23, 2021 Fun facts about Christmas! First, Christmas is not a celebration of Jesus’ actual birthday! December 25th is not the date of his birth, rather scholars place the [read more...]

Christ’s First Coming

Catholic Corner December 16, 2021 For the past three Sunday’s of Advent our attention has looked forward to the Second Coming of Christ. This Sunday we turn our attention to Christ’s first [read more...]

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