This Week Letter – March 31, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk… Taking part in the Liturgy of the Word at Mass, you undoubtedly have noticed that the readings and the Gospel are repeated from time to time.  The Church calendar is actually built on a three-year cycle, which means, that every three years the readings are repeated.  Currently we are in year.. read more →

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 →

This Week Letter – February 10, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk, The words of Christ in today’s Gospel not only encouraged the Apostles to go fishing in the deeper parts of the sea, but these words become a challenge to the Apostles and to all of us to turn our attention and our lives to that which is of most value—God and.. read more →

This Week Letter – February 3, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk Thank you for celebrating Catholic Schools’ Week with us and for supporting our school. Thank you for your participation at the 10:30am Family Mass. Thank you for coming to the School Open House especially the new Families who are thinking about joining our School Family. I, also, would like to thank.. read more →

This Week Letter – January 27, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk Today’s liturgical readings specifically highlight the celebration of the Word of God. Christ is always present in Scripture, although in diverse ways. The Old Testament announces and prepares us for His coming, while the New Testament confirms and proclaims His mission. Who listens to the Word of God in a spirit.. read more →

This Week Letter – January 20, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk.. Last Sunday, the Feast of the Baptism of Our Lord, signaled the official end of the liturgical Christmas Season.  I hope these Holy Days brought you joy and a deeper closeness to God and to your family. Catholic Schools Week begins next weekend.  My thanks to all who support our St… read more →