St Vincent Strambi, Bishop

St Vincent Strambi, Bishop Unless you are a big fan of Passionist Saints, and I am talking Marvel Universe fan, you probably have never heard Saint Vincent Strambi, Bishop. He was born in 1745, in Italy. Yesterday was Saint Vincent’s … Continued


I was just visiting the great state of Nevada and spent some time in the awe of the Red Rock Canyon. God’s greatness, the coolness of the shade sitting under a tree, in contrast with the blazing sun give me … Continued

Good Grief

It’s hard even to write the date 9.11 without having a memory of the attacks this day 17 years ago. I remember my parents saying the same thing about the Pearl Harbor attacks. These are dates that change our history, … Continued

Parish Staff Retreats

The summer is still a busy time here at Holy Name Passionist Retreat Center. Although the Catholic Retreats don’t start again until October, there are plenty of ACTS retreats and 12-Step Recovery Retreats. It’s hard to find the time to … Continued