From the Pastor’s Desk – July 15, 2018

 For students and educators, summer brings a respite from the classroom, otherwise known as summer vacation.  A Time Magazine article entitled, “Who Took Away Summer Vacation?” is a provocative article. We are so connected with our smartphones and social media applications that working people don’t literally leave work because they can take work with them […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – July 08, 2018

What does the month of July look like for you? Is it a busy month with time spent traveling or on vacation, or gathering for family events, or is it business as usual?  There is a different feeling in summer, longer days, warmer temperatures that encourage us to work outside in the garden or pursue […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – July 01, 2018

Today the celebration of the 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time follows the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, the Apostles. “These men were eyewitnesses of the Christ-event; they were messengers and shepherds appointed by Christ himself to carry the message of salvation to the whole world as his representatives and to build the community of […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – June 24, 2018

Generally, everyone likes to celebrate their birthday, the day we celebrate breathing for the first time, becoming part of a family. On our birthdays, we may look forward to receiving gifts, having a birthday cake, making a wish and spending time with family and friends. It is a special time to set aside a few […]