“God’s compassion for us is all the more wonderful because Christ died, not for the righteous or the holy but for the wicked and the sinful, and, though the divine nature could not be touched by the sting of death, he took to himself, through his birth as one of us, something he could offer on our behalf…By dying he submitted to the laws of the underworld; by rising again he destroyed them.” (St. Leo the Great)
School families planning to apply for the “Bishop’s Education Fund” scholarships MUST meet the following criteria for my signature on the application:
1) Child(ren) must be baptized Catholics;
2) the family must be registered in Sacred Heart parish;
3) the family must be using the “envelope” offering system of the parish and practicing the Catholic
Sacred Heart Parish is a Roman Catholic Community of faith in the East End of Pittsburgh. Nourished by the Word and the Eucharist, we strive to witness to the Good News of Jesus Christ, sharing our diverse talents to serve one another and our community.