Deacon Michael McKeating's Blog

The Usual Suspects           

           Those of you who are movie buffs know that the slang phrase “the usual suspects,” used today in all sorts of conversational settings, comes from one of the greatest movies of all time, the 1943 classic Casablanca, with Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman.

            The Usual Suspects can be translated into Italian as “Tipi Loschi.”  Tipi Loschi is the name chosen for a Catholic Covenant Community in a small city on the Adriatic Coast called San Benedetto del Tronto.  Tipi Loschi was founded by Marco Semarini, his wife and several other couples.  They were following the call of Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati to form small Christian communities that pray, live and work together, “in the world but not of it.”

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NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS

Come to an Open House


Open houses will be held on Sunday, October 15, from 1-3pm, and Tuesday, October 17, from 6-8pm.  Experience the Chesterton Academy difference.  LEARN MORE.


Our 2017 Scholarship Fund Drive is still underway.  We are very close to our goal of $25,000 thanks to your generosity.  If you have yet to give to our 2017 Drive, we hope you prayerfully consider making a sacrificial gift. LEARN MORE.

Singing Our Way to Rome!


Chesterton Academy of Buffalo will be singing their way to Rome! Come listen to the beautiful program of music they have put together to help fundraise for their Rome pilgrimage this coming February. Suggested $10 free will offering.. LEARN MORE.