This Week Letter – March 08, 2020

“Go in the peace of Christ and by your lives praise the Lord.” My Brothers and Sisters,   I hope you were able to pay special attention to your daily activities about which we spoke last week.    Today, I call your attention to the Eucharistic Liturgy in which we are participating and to the challenge.. read more →

This Week Letter – March 01, 2020

My Brothers and Sisters,   Are you listening to me?  Focus!   It would be difficult to enumerate the many times in our lives in which we have spoken or heard these words.  Probably a wife asks this question more often of her husband.  Then again, it could be the other way around.  Parents ask.. read more →

This Week Letter – February 23, 2020

7TH Sunday in Ordinary Time   ”So be perfect, just as your heavenly Father is perfect.” (Mt 5:48)   Christ’s words in today’s Gospel are the summarized teaching of Christ’s call to each person. For we are to be perfect to the extent God has prepared each person according to the charisms and talents we.. read more →

This Week Letter – February 16, 2020

My Brothers and Sisters   After reading a fragment of today’s Gospel, one can be taken aback by the words spoken by Jesus.  I would like to say to the Evangelist that Jesus certainly did not say this.  But  we do not have this right.  It appears that even today right has not lost its.. read more →

This Week Letter – February 9, 2020

Brothers and Sisters,   I hope that this week did not bring you too many difficult and unexpected experiences, but if it was so, I thank God that you had enough strength to come back here to worship God and draw strength to continue the race. (2 Timothy 4:7) Jesus, who today calls us anew.. read more →

This Week Letter – February 2, 2020

Brothers and Sisters,   There isn’t any doubt that the selection of Mary, a person, one of us, to be the Mother of the Son of God was a great gift.  A gift that is combined with our everyday challenges.  Every mother and father understand well what I mean.  The feast of the Presentation of.. read more →

This Week Letter – January 26, 2020

From The Pastor’s Desk   Dear Parishioners and Friends,   It has been a while since I wrote my last article in the parish bulletin. It happened because I was waiting for my doctor’s final report on my health to share it with you. As you all know, I experienced a walking problem with pain.. read more →

This Week Letter – January 19, 2020

“Behold the Lamb of God, who takes away the sins of the world…” (Jn 1:29) We repeat the above words contained in the testimony of St. John the Baptist at every Mass.  These words are the same answer John gave the Pharisees who asked if he was the Messiah.  For the most part, however, they.. read more →

This Week Letter – January 12, 2020

The Feast of the Baptism of the Lord Here is my servant whom I uphold, my chosen one with whom I am pleased, upon whom I have put my spirit; he shall bring forth justice to the nations… (Is 42:1)   We celebrate the Baptism of the Lord today, the feast which ends the Christmas.. read more →

This Week Letter – January 5, 2020

The Solemnity of the Epiphany … “Opening their treasures, they offered him gifts: gold, incense and myrrh.” Mt 2:11 Today as we celebrate the solemnity of the Epiphany of our Lord, we read about the homage which the wise men paid to Christ born in Bethlehem. They brought gold, frankincense and myrrh!   For centuries,.. read more →