Over the coming months, a new committee will be formed to work with Fr Gregory on identifying how the parish can live out the corporal and spiritual works of mercy of the Church. Anyone who is interested in joining this most important venture should make contact with Fr Gregory at the parish office.

The Corporal Works of Mercy

  1. Feed the hungry.
  2. Give drink to the thirsty
  3. Shelter the homeless.
  4. Clothe the naked.
  5. Comfort the sick.
  6. Visit the imprisoned
  7. Bury the dead.

The Spiritual Works of Mercy

  1. To instruct the ignorant.
  2. To enlighten the doubtful.
  3. To counsel sinners.
  4. To bear patiently those who wrong us.
  5. To forgive offenses.
  6. To comfort the afflicted.
  7. To pray for the living and the dead.