From the Pastor’s Desk – April 2, 2017

Where will you be on the evenings of April 13 -15?  These three days, Holy Thursday, Good Friday and the Easter Vigil are the core celebrations of our faith. These three days determine the yearly cycle of the liturgical year.  Every other feast we celebrate, every liturgical season we observe, and every Sunday flows out […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – March 26, 2017

In the first week of Lent we re-introduced the diocesan wide Lenten initiative “The Light is On For You.” Each church in our diocese is open on Wednesday nights during Lent from 6 – 8 pm for those who wish to participate in the sacrament of Reconciliation, Confession or Penance, whichever words resonates in you. […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – March 19, 2017

How is your Lent going?  Did you choose to give something up for Lent or chose to give something to another like participating in Operation Rice Bowl? If you’re not sure what to do here are some ideas from El Retiro’s blog adapted from Renee Laureau: Make a commitment to read the Sunday scriptures before you go […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – Jan. 15, 2017

Today we return to the Sundays of Ordinary Time, the time between the Christmas season and the beginning of Lent. We leave behind the joyful songs, hymns and carols that mark this very special time of year; songs that bring joy to our hearts, whether popular songs like “Jingle Bells,” “Here Comes Santa Claus”or “Silent […]