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 →

This Week Letter – January 13, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk… I hope these holy days of  Christmas brought you joy and drew you ever closer to God and to your families.  Once again,  I thank you for  all your Christmas greetings and for your gifts to us and to our church. Today we celebrate the Feast of the Baptism of our.. read more →

This Week Letter – January 6, 2019

From the Pastor’s Desk       Today we celebrate the Epiphany of the Lord, traditionally called the Feast of the Three Kings.  This feast reminds us of the missionary call of the Church whose task it is to do everything possible so that the joyful news of the Savior’s Birth reaches to every corner of the earth. .. read more →

This Week Letter – December 30, 2018

From the Pastor’s Desk…   Today we celebrate the feast of the Holy Family to whom I entrust every family in our parish and each of your extended families.  I wish to encompass you all in my pastoral concern, love and prayer.  Keep the Newly-born Christ in your hearts and in your families.  These holy.. read more →

This Week Letter – December 23, 2018

Christmas Invitation There is a story about Mary who had a dream about a birthday celebration for her Son, Jesus. The people in her dream had been preparing for weeks, decorating their houses, buying new clothes and many presents but unfortunately they were not for her Son. They never mentioned His name and she had.. read more →

This Week Letter – December 16, 2018

From the Pastor’s Desk   ”What should we do?”      With this question on their lips,  crowds of people gathered around  John the Baptist, searching for the Messiah.  It is amazing that John the Baptist was able to achieve what so many preachers and missionaries could not.    How did John the Baptist gain the attention.. read more →

This Week Letter – December 9, 2018

From the Pastor’s Desk… What gives us the courage to “prepare the way of the Lord” as John the Baptist did? How can we continue to work, watch, and wait for the reign of God in the world where progress seems impossible? We are energized by the confident hope that Christ will ultimately triumph over.. read more →

This Week Letter – December 2, 2018

From The Pastor’s desk   This weekend we celebrate the First Sunday of Advent as we begin the new liturgical year.  Advent is a time of waiting for the coming of Christ in the mystery of the Divine Birth.  It is a time of reflection on the presence of Christ in our everyday lives. The.. read more →

This Week Letter – November 25, 2018

From the Pastor’s Desk ”Are you a King?”             For Pilate, this question was a matter of life and death.  History is aware of many such questions and justifies those that were answered untruthfully in order to save one’s own life or the lives of others.  There was no such option for Christ.  So He.. read more →