Maronite Catholic Church

Canada

Canada

All Maronite parishes and missions in Canada, by province
United States

United States

All Maronite parishes and missions in the US, by state
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Metro Area: Lowell - Lawrence - Haverhill (MA)
St Anthony Maronite Church
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Metro Area: Springfield (MA)
St Anthony Maronite Church
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Metro Area: New Bedford - Fall River (MA)
Our Lady of Purgatory Maronite Church
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Metro Area: Birmingham (AL)
St Elias Maronite Church
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Metro Area: Mobile (AL)
Maronite Community of Mobile
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Metro Area: Minneapolis - St Paul (MN)
Holy Family Maronite Church
Historical Entry: Relocated
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Teachings of Christ

“My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they will never perish, and no one will snatch them out of my hand. My Father, who has given them to me, is greater than all, and no one is able to snatch them out of the Father's hand. I and the Father are one.” (John 10:27-30 ESV)

Theophany

When You were baptized in the Jordan, O Lord, * worship of the Trinity was revealed, * for the Father's voice bore witness to You, calling You His “beloved Son”, * and the Spirit in the form of a dove confirmed the certainty of these words. * O Christ God, * Who appeared and enlightened the world, glory to You! (Troparion, Tone 1)

Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, now and ever and to the ages of ages. Amen.

You have appeared to the whole world today, * and Your light, O Lord, is signed upon us, * who with knowledge sing praise to You: * "You have come, and You have appeared, O Unapproachable Light." (Kontakion, Tone 4)

Random Proverb

"My son, be attentive to my wisdom; incline your ear to my understanding, that you may keep discretion, and your lips may guard knowledge." (Proverbs 5:1,2 ESV)

Pray Without Ceasing

Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner.

Wisdom from the Church Fathers

“It is necessary most of all for one who is fasting to curb anger, to accustom himself to meekness and condescension, to have a contrite heart, to repulse impure thoughts and desires, to examine his conscience, to put his mind to the test and to verify what good has been done by us in this or any other week, and which deficiency we have corrected in ourselves in the present week. This is true fasting.”

Saint John Chrysostom