“Come let us sing joyfully to the Lord, let us acclaim the Rock of our salvation” (Psalm 95:1)
On This Date…
On October 2, 1932 Archmere played its first football game, against Saint James High School, Penns Grove, New Jersey; Archmere lost 12-0. In 1982 Archmere defeated Saint James High School 28-10 – a second-half comeback win; Dr. William Doyle was varsity coach. Saint James High School closed in June 1983.
At sundown this evening the Jewish People begin the celebration of Rosh Hashanah, the first day of the Jewish New Year 5777; the ten-day celebration will conclude on October 12th, Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement.
With the Jewish people we say, “Come let us sing joyfully to the Lord, let us acclaim the Rock of our salvation”, today’s responsorial psalm at Mass.
– Father McLaughlin