This Week Letter – January 24, 2021

Brothers and Sisters . . . it’s about time   Regardless of who we are!  Whether we are priests or nuns, husbands or wives . . . life keeps on happening.  We wait for ordination to the priesthood, for our first job, to pass our exams, to complete our courses, to build a home, to.. read more →

This Week Letter – January 17, 2021

Brothers and Sisters, Tell others whom you have found . . . just tell them.   “We have found the Messiah!” declared Andrew as though he had just won the lottery and couldn’t hold back sharing the news with the brother he loved.  But Andrew did something more:  He brought his brother Simon to meet.. read more →

This Week Letter – January 10, 2021

Brothers and Sisters . . . Have you ever bathed in dirty water?   On this Sunday honoring the Baptism of the Lord, I am reminded of my visit to the Holy Land and the possibility of staying in the vicinity of the Jordan River.  What a great surprise it was for me to see.. read more →

This Week Letter – January 3, 2021

Brothers and Sisters, today, return to your home “another way” . . .   St. Matthew tells us that the magi returned home by “another way”, something about which the great saints of the church have always spoken, pointing out that more was involved than just avoiding Herod.  “Another way” emphasizes that the magi returned.. read more →

This Week Letter – December 20, 2020

My Brothers and Sisters!   There are just a few days left before THE Birthday!  I have decided that this year  I will not brighten this space with holiday greetings; after all, it’s not your birthday.  However, I do want you to be happy because it is His Birthday, and so I am offering a.. read more →