This Week Letter – May 13, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends,   The most important command left by Jesus as He ascended into heaven was to preach the Gospel to the whole world. This instruction simultaneously makes known that death, then resurrection resulting in Salvation, applies not only to us, the chosen who believe and accept His teachings, but also to those who, although they.. read more →

This Week Letter – May 6, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends, How quickly time flies! Today, I remember May 1988, when I was ordained a priest at the hands of His Eminence Joseph Cardinal Bernardin. I was the first seminarian from outside the Archdiocese of Chicago to be  ordained for this Archdiocese.  That decision was made personally by Cardinal Bernardin, at the.. read more →

This Week Letter – April 29, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends. Living and creating, we do not even think about what fruits our actions bring; nor do we ever even think about the purpose of our lives, because we simply take no notice while we are entertaining life.  We do realize that life is a struggle for survival, from day to day,.. read more →

This Week Letter – April 22, 2018

Dear Parishioners and Friends, In all circumstances of our lives, our care for the continuous strengthening of the bond with Christ the Good Shepherd is the most important thing. We need to deeply reflect to discover God’s call to each of us. You must hear and receive this call with your heart and life. After.. read more →

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 →