This Week Letter – April 15, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends, Greetings to all our parishioners and guests on the Third Sunday of Easter!  Today we meet the Risen Jesus who appearing to the Apostles showed them his wounds and sat down with them at table to eat a meal (Luke 24: 35-48).  All of the Epiphanies – the appearances of the.. read more →

This Week Letter – April 8, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends   In the beginning of time, God created the world, the plants and the animals, and finally man, whom He called Adam. But this ancestor succumbed to Satan’s temptations; he was expelled from paradise burdened with the sin that became embedded in each of us. If not for the Mercy of.. read more →

This Week Letter – April 1, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends, Dear Parishioners and Friends, Today we are celebrating the Feast of the Lord’s Resurrection. On this day, all believers in Christ express their joy, greeting each other with the words “Christ is risen”, to which we answer, “He is truly risen!” Today we go to church to view the symbolic empty.. read more →

This Week Letter – March 25, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends,   The scriptures of Palm Sunday, also known as the Sunday of the Lord’s Passion, show the culmination of the divine drama that came into the history of man. The great crowds coming to Jerusalem for the feast of Passover, covering the road with palm branches and crying out, “Blessed is.. read more →

This Week Letter – March 18, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends, Before His passion Jesus said: “The hour has come for the Son of Man to be glorified … It was for this purpose that I came to this hour.”  Jesus uses the word “hour” to specify the moment determined by the Father to accomplish the work of salvation. The coming of.. read more →

This Week Letter – March 11, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends,   “By grace you have been saved through faith.” Is our consciousness able to fathom the sublime meaning of this sentence from the second reading of Saint Paul the Apostle to the Ephesians? What must we do to understand it properly? It is enough to consider the words of Jesus, to.. read more →

This Week Letter – March 4, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends,   We have a right to life; we also have a right to perform changes or enhancements to our plot of land that should be of service to us both literally and figuratively.  At the same time, we have an obligation to see to it that such enhancements for good not.. read more →

This Week Letter – February 25, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends,   If we were to ponder deeply about the state of our own faith, we would probably conclude that we are about 25-30% Catholic with the rest of our views approximating, or in some sense, even opposing the faith we profess. A certain proverb says that heaven begins where people fulfill.. read more →

This Week Letter – February 18, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends,   At the beginning of Lent, once again God leads us into the desert and invites us to listen to His Word. The life of a disciple of Christ moves toward meeting with the Word of God: by reading it, as well as by recalling, reflecting and contemplating the revelation of.. read more →

This Week Letter – February 11, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends,   Sometimes in life, it’s hard for us to be accepted by others whether at school or in the workplace. Those who are not accepted are often subjected to ridicule, gossip, slander and unpleasant incidents. Rejected and ridiculed, they often live under stress, under depression, and even resort to suicide. The.. read more →