This Week Letter – July 22, 2018

From the Pastor’s Desk…   We see Jesus fulfilling this role as shepherd of the people in the Gospel today (Mark 6:30-34) as he took pity on the people since they were like sheep without a shepherd so He decided to teach them. Like sheep without a shepherd means they lacked good leadership. Like sheep.. read more →

This Week Letter – July 15, 2018

From the Pastor’s Desk…   With sympathy and admiration in our hearts we observe in today’s Gospel the disciples who are being sent by Jesus on a mission. We are wondering if they will succeed since all they can take on their journey is a traveling stick and sandals. Their secret weapon however is a.. read more →

This Week Letter – July 8, 2018

From the Pastor’s Desk…   Dear Parishioners, Thank you for your warm welcome to St. Constance Parish last Sunday. After all the Masses, I was tired but happy because I met many wonderful people.  I want to ask everyone to welcome Fr. Andrew Izyk, who worked as an Associate Pastor at St. Constance Parish years.. read more →

This Week Letter – July 1, 2018

From the Pastor’s Desk…   Dear Parishioners, My name is Fr. Richard Milek. In my previous assignments, I was known to parishioners as Fr. Rich, and I liked that. And be sure to tell me your names as we meet. I was born and ordained in Poland, and then I chose to come here to.. read more →

This Week Letter – June 24, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends, “How quickly life passes away, like a flood time swiftly flows by, in just a year, a day, a moment, no longer will we be together.”  The words of this poignant Polish song reflect the truth we are living today at St. Constance Parish.  My coming to this parish in 2003.. read more →

This Week Letter – June 10, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends, “The word of God is the seed, and Christ is the sower…” – This is what we read in the Gospel passage reserved for this Sunday. Since we are the disciples of Jesus, we are called to continue to seed His fields.  This is how we expand the Kingdom of God.. read more →

This Week Letter – June 10, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends. Some pages of the Bible or the ideas formulated in it seem difficult to understand. This certainly is true also when Jesus speaks of sins against the Holy Spirit which are, in effect, “eternal sin.” How is one to understand the words of the Master of Nazareth, The Mighty one who.. read more →

This Week Letter – June 3, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends,   “Amen, amen, I say to you, unless you eat  the flesh of the Son of Man and drink His blood, you do not have life within you.  Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life, and I will raise him on the last day. For my flesh.. read more →

This Week Letter – May 27, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends, In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit … I baptize you in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit … Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit … Through.. read more →

This Week Letter – May 20, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends, The truth about the Holy Spirit developed slowly. In its formation, there was no shortage of errors. The nature of the Holy Spirit was not explained properly until the Council of Nicaea (325) and the Council of Constantinople (381), both of which stated that the Holy Spirit proceeds from the Father.. read more →