Welcome to Fr. Richard Rocha, the president of the new Catholic High School, St. Michael the Archangel.  Fr. Rocha will be speaking at our Sunday morning masses today.  Catholic Education is a life long journey and our Catholic schools are one of the ways that we provide that education for our youth.  I hope you […]

Give yourself fully to God.  He will use you to accomplish great things on the condition that you believe much more in His love than in your own weakness.  St. Teresa of Kolkata In today’s Gospel we are told a parable by Jesus about the necessity to pray always without giving up.  In her reflection […]

There are number of things that are happening in October: October is Respect Life Month. The theme this year is Moved by Mercy.  Pope Francis said, “We are called to show mercy because mercy has first been shown to us.” Anointing of the Sick at all masses the weekend of October 15th & 16th. If […]

Included in today’s bulletin is our annual parish Financial Report (July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016).  As you can see we did well this past year with a net income of $69,806.  I am grateful to all of you for helping to make this a reality.  Part of the increase in income this year […]

This weekend we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the dedication of our church.  I remember a liturgist saying that first we shape our church and then our church begins to shape us.  I can see that in the way that this church was shaped.  It has one of the largest gathering spaces (also called narthex) […]

Global Peacemaking “I appeal forcefully to all those who sow violence and death by force of arms: in the person you today see simply as an enemy to be beaten, discover rather your brother or sister, and hold back your hand! Give up the way of arms and go out to meet the other in […]

 Revolution of Tenderness:  A 2016 Election Pope Francis Values Guide The Economy “Just as the commandment “Thou shalt not kill” sets a clear limit in order to safeguard the value of human life, today we also have to say “thou shalt not” to an economy of exclusion and inequality. Such an economy kills. Money must […]