Lent is already upon us. February 10th is Ash Wednesday. Masses will be at 8:00 a.m., 5:00 & 7:00 p.m. Weekday masses during Lent are: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday at 8:00 am and Tuesday & Thursday at 5:30 pm. The Sacrament of Reconciliation is celebrated every Saturday from 4:00 – 4:30 pm. Our Communal Reconciliation […]

Don’t forget the “Healing Service for Sexual Abuse” that our Diocese is putting on in order to reach out to everyone who has been impacted by any sexual abuse. Our deanery is hosting this service. It will be held at St. Margaret of Scotland Parish on February 4th at 7:00 p.m. I hope to see […]

This weekend Blessed Art is here to sell works made by Christians living in the Holy Land. After communion someone will be briefly explaining the work they do. Their works of art will be in the A/B room for you to look at and purchase. Below are more of the Guideposts for Wholehearted Living that […]

On a periodic basis we receive something from the “Wellness Director” for our diocese. At the beginning of the new year she sent something about Wholehearted Living. The author quoted (Dr. Bene Brown) is someone who was recommended to me last year. Below is the beginning of what was sent by our Wellness Director. The […]

I receive a monthly International Stewardship letter that gives different ideas on how to promote the idea of stewardship. Below are some ideas that came in the January 2016 newsletter. Stewardship is a commitment of mind and heart to the Lord; a way of life that needs constant renewal and transformation. This time of year […]

You have been told, O mortal, what is good… do justice, love mercy and walk humbly with your God (Micah 6:8) Today we celebrate the solemnity of the Epiphany. God reveals himself in an infant, born in the small little town of Bethlehem. Magi come from the east searching for this newborn king of the […]

Fr. Norman Rotert was a masterful preacher in our diocese. His last parish assignment was Visitation Parish where a group of people put together a book of some of his homilies. In the one for the 3rd Sunday of Advent he began his homily with the following story. You know, once upon a time, but […]


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