03/24/2019

Dear Brothers and Sisters, One of the many things about our modern age is the loss of trust in so many of our institutions. There are two feasts which we celebrate within a week of each other that remind us of the greatness of trust and faith in God. The Feast of St Joseph we…

03/17/2019

Dear Brothers and Sisters, The 17th of March is more associated with the Feast of St Patrick rather than the second Sun- day of Lent. Patrick’s story can teach us much about conversion renewal and self-sacrifice. He was kidnapped from his home by Irish raiders at about the age of 16 and even though his…

03/10/2019

The first Sunday of Lent reminds us of the humanity of Jesus. He is hungry and probably tired after forty days of fasting and prayer. The devil sees an opportunity to move in on someone who is vulnerable and in a weakened state. He attacks on tree levels , hunger, power and faith. O for…

12/23/2018

We are experiencing technical issues obtaining a digital copy of our bulletins from our printer. We hope to have this resolved soon.

11/25/2018

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Mary Flannery O’Connor was an American novelist, short story writer and essayist who died in 1964. Her writing reflected her Roman Catholic faith and frequently examined morality and ethics. Bishop Robert Barron has named her one of the most influential Catholics of the 20th century. There is a story told of…

11/11/2018

Dear Brothers and Sisters, This weekend you get an opportunity to visit the house and see what the finished product looks like. There is a great sense of achievement in seeing a project come to fruition. Many thought that a small parish could not do it, but you have proven that when we pull together…

11/04/2018

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Scripture reminds us that it is a Holy and wholesome thought to pray for the dead. Every November we take that to heart when the church asks us to commemorate the souls of the faithful departed in a special way on November 2nd and throughout the month. We celebrate their lives…

10/28/2018

We all have a hunger for God and goodness and Jesus teaches us that in order to attain friendship with God, we must be disciplined and must give up the things that keep us from satisfying the desire for God. Jesus rejects the false security of wealth for the true security of trusting God, who…

10/14/2018

Dear Brothers and Sisters, We continue our exploration of the Rosary during October, the month of the rosary. The Luminous Mysteries: The first Mystery: The Baptism in the Jordan. Jesus comes to John to be baptized and the spirit proclaims “This is my beloved Son” Lk 3: 21. Mt 3:13-17 The second Mystery: The Wedding…

10/07/2018

October is the month of the Rosary. The mysteries of the rosary can be a great way to share and teach our Faith, while at the same time saying a prayer. Take a look at the Joyful mysteries Luke Chapter 1 and 2. Read the passages of scripture related to every mystery and learn ….