From the Pastor’s Desk – September 01, 2019

Today we begin a new month, the traditional month when schools used to open the day after Labor Day, but no more, most school terms now begin in August. Curious our first scripture text today from Sirach begins “My child, conduct your affairs with humility.” And we can ask what does that mean? The dictionary […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – August 25, 2019

We are coming to the end of another month, August is slipping by and September is close at hand. We have been reading from the Letter to the Hebrews, not knowing who the Hebrews are and we do not know the author of this text, but it reads very much like a self-help book that […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – August 18, 2019

Statement from Bishop Cantú and the Diocese of San Jose, August 4, 2019 From the community still wounded from a mass shooting just a week ago in Gilroy, we send our prayers and heartfelt concerns to the people of El Paso and Dayton, and all those affected by the recent shootings that have left 29 […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – August 11, 2019

Statement on Deadly Violence in El Paso and Dayton by Liz Sullivan, Editor, Valley Catholic “From the community still wounded from a mass shooting just a week ago in Gilroy, we send our prayers and heartfelt concerns to the people of El Paso and Dayton, and all those  affected by the recent shootings that have […]