This Week Letter – March 24, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk… In today’s Gospel we find the beautiful picture of a gardener fighting to save a tree whose existence is being threatened due to its failure to bear fruit. If a fig tree is given a second chance at the hands of its owner then, all the more, a person ought to.. read more →

This Week Letter – March 17, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk… The Lenten season and particularly today’s readings call us to change our hearts and our lives.  In the first reading, Abram is changed to Abraham, the father of all believers.  His descendents are to be as numerous as the stars in heaven and the crowning effect of his relationship with God.. read more →

This Week Letter – March 10, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk…          “Return to Me with your whole heart and believe in the Gospel.” This call to change our hearts is the main theme of the readings which we heard on Ash Wednesday and today, on the First Sunday of Lent. At the same time, these readings warn us against an insincere.. read more →

This Week Letter – March 3, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk…          Sincere thanks to all who responded to Cardinal Cupich’s plea and made a commitment for the needs of Christ’s Church.  I ask all who have not yet had the opportunity to respond to the Catholic Appeal to do so today or at your earliest convenience.  Pledge forms are available from.. read more →

This Week Letter – February 24, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk… God loves and rewards the generous giver. In one of London’s hospitals, there was a patient who asked the nurse to call a priest for him. After the priest came, anointed the man and gave him the blessing of the Church, the patient asked the priest how he could repay him.. read more →