Book Clubs and Bible Studies

Are you looking for community? Are you looking for a place to share your thoughts and your faith? Check out some of the wonderful groups we have gathering throughout the year.

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Weekly Scripture Study

This group gathers weekly for Mass and Rosary at the parish (and adoration once a month) followed by sharing and reflection on the upcoming Sunday readings. Using St. Charles Borromeo's MS Bible study as a start, sharing also includes lector notes, history, liturgical season and personal sharing.

What began as a Lenten practice nearly 10 years ago, this group is one of women, men, young, old, long-term and short-term members of various faith traditions. We are a family of believers who take each Mass as a serious learning, growing and living opportunity. We develop a deeper and more personal embrace of the Gospel with our awesome Lord and Savior.

It is a great way to enrich life each week!

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Parish Book Club

We meet during the school year on the first and third Thursday of the month (with exceptions for holidays and Holy Days) about 8:45 in Parish Hall 1, shortly after daily Mass.

Everyone is welcome to come to our meetings every time, or just when a book interests them. Sometimes we have a half dozen people, other times we may have twenty or more. 

The first week of the month we discuss a book. The third Thursday we meet and either read together from a religious or philosophical book, or discuss a book like that. 

March 15: "Prayerfulness" by Dr. Robert Wicks

September 6: "The Women in the Castle" by Jessica Shattuck

September 20: "Prayerfulness" by Dr. Robert Wicks

October 4: "The Great Alone" by Kristin Hannah

October 18: "Prayerfulness" by Dr. Robert Wicks

November 1: "Small Great Things" by Jodi Piccoult

November 15: "Prayerfulness" by Dr. Robert Wicks

We are not a structured group. Sometimes readers may bring discussion questions or summaries. 

Sometimes we have a snack and we usually have coffee.