From the Pastor’s Desk – February 17, 2019

A pilgrim is a person who is not at home, not yet in the place where they can be. Twenty-three pilgrims will fly out of San Francisco International Airport on February 18th on a journey to the Holy Land, Israel, a country sacred and holy to many people and yet it still experiences the tensions […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – February 10, 2019

I’LL DO IT: Chances are you’ve heard this one before, but it bears repeating. “This is a story about four people named Everybody, Somebody, Anybody, and Nobody. There was an important job to be done in the parish and Everybody was asked to do it. Everybody was sure Somebody would do it. Anybody could have […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – February 3, 2019

GIFT: What are your gifts? How are you blessed by God? As baptized persons, we are invited each day to grow in faith together, to develop the gifts and talents that God gives to us. First, there were apostles, then prophets, third teachers according to Paul’s letter to the Corinthians. And he continues to describe […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – January 27, 2019

After the people returned from captivity, Ezra, the priest, found the scroll of the Law seemingly  hidden and brought it out to proclaim it to the people who listened attentively to God’s Word. They stood before Ezra while he read the whole text, allowing the Law to seep into the very marrow of their bones, […]