“Only God knows the good that can come about by reading one good Catholic book.”
– St. John Bosco (1815-1888 A.D.)
“Without good books and spiritual reading, it will be morally impossible to save our souls.”
– St. Alphonsus Liguori (1698-1787 A.D.)
“Reading the lives of the Saints is a great means to preserve piety.”
– St. Philip Neri (1515-1595 A.D.)
Join the club!
THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH
Rectory Conference Room (street-level door entrance on Clawson Street)
Contact: Deacon Steve Tobon, (718) 987-2670
‘The 9th Hour’ by Alice McDermott is our next read for the book club. A magnificent new novel from one of America’s finest writers – a powerfully affecting story spanning the twentieth century of a widow and her daughter and the nuns who serve their Irish-American community in Brooklyn.
Our next meeting is on Thursday, November 21st at 4 pm in the rectory.