“Render a just decision for me against my adversary.”10-20-2019© LPi
Today's Gospel features a persistent widow who ekes out justice from a notoriously cold-hearted judge. Why does she win the day? "Because the widow keeps bothering me." Jesus' recommendation to the disciples is to be persistent in prayer, because surely God the Father is far more attuned to their needs than this judge. If only it were that easy, right? We've all experienced the unanswered prayer, the silence after our cries. When this continues, sometimes it can be difficult to have faith in God or believe He answers prayers. It can be easy to lapse into a sense of His distance. We want Him to do something "fair," which — in our limited view — typically means that something works out in our favor.READ MORE
Have a conversation with your Pastor
Oct 22, 2019: 6:30pm
Fr. Emmanuel is holding a town hall meeting at 6:30pm at St. Peter Hall to discuss the future of your parish, financial status, concerns and questions.
Divine Mercy Adoration
Oct 25, 2019 (weekly)
Please join Father Emmanuel for Divine Mercy Adoration and Community Prayer every Friday 6:00-7:30pm at St. Peter Church, 107 E Main St. in Torrington.
Oct 26, 2019 - Oct 27, 2019
Items can be purchased following the Masses on Oct 26/27. Greenery and will be available for pick up following Masses on Nov 23/24