Cardinal celebrates Catholic Schools Week Mass for Charles County Catholic schools

Students and faculty from Archbishop Neale School in La Plata, St. Mary’s School in Bryantown, and St. Peter’s School in Waldorf gathered at St. Peter’s Church for a Jan. 30 Mass that Washington Cardinal Wilton Gregory celebrated for Charles County Catholic Schools to mark Catholic Schools Week.

In his homily, Cardinal Gregory said that while subjects such as math, language arts, and social studies are very important, the most important thing to learn in school is how to love each other.

“Jesus in today’s Gospel says in spite of all those things that students have to learn, the most important subject that any of us have to learn, and have to learn well, throughout all of our days, long after we leave school or go away to college or begin professional lives, Jesus says the most important subject you have to learn is how to love one another,” the cardinal said.

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