If you signed up to receive Contra Mundum by mail, you should receive your November 2020 issue soon. You can also read it here on our website as well as all of the back issues.

Our parish paper provides updates on upcoming events and news for our our combined congregation and community. It also contains articles and writings by contemporary and classic authors:

  • “What God Has Reserved for Those Who Love Him” by Fr Francis Canavan, S.J. 
  • “The Right of Self-Will: Counterfeit,”  a quote from Saint John Henry Cardinal Newman’s Letter to the Duke of Norfolk 
  • “Beginning and Ending: Notes on the Catechism,”  talking points in Fr Bradford’s notebook for Confirmation classes; during Advent the Church is mindful of the four last things: Death, Judgment, Heaven, and Hell
  • “Reach Out to Assemblies in Heaven” by Saint Ambrose, Bishop of Milan and one of the four Latin Doctors of the Church
  • “A General Law for All,” an excerpt from The Academic Sermons, The Fathers of the Church: Medieval Continuation, Vol. II by Saint Thomas Aquinas
  • “A Day of Thanksgiving” by James Madison, the fourth President of the United States and often referred to as the “Father of the Constitution”