Monthly Archives: October 2013

Week of November 3, 2013

The following is a letter from Bishop Finn regarding a Children’s Education Initiative the bishops in Missouri are promoting. Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The education of our children is a sacred trust. Each generation of Catholics is called to pass on the light of Christ to the next generation. In the next few […]

Week of October 27, 2013

In last week’s Catholic Key there was a letter from some of the priests in Jackson County regarding an upcoming issue on the Nov. 5th ballot. Below is a reprint of that letter. Question 1 on the November 5 ballot seeks to raise $800,000,000 for medical research by the imposition of an additional .5 percent […]

Week of October 20, 2013

This past week I was down at the Lake of the Ozarks with brother priests for our annual clergy days. One of the speakers talked to us about spiritual direction. He said one of the first things he does with people who come to him for spiritual direction is ask them to pray first thing […]

Week of October 13, 2013

Fr. Clary is attending Clergy Days this week. Pastor’s Notes will resume next week.

Week of October 6, 2013

How big is your faith? Is it big enough to weather the storms in your life? Is it strong enough to uproot trees? In today’s Gospel the apostles ask Jesus to increase their faith. Jesus tells them it is not so much a question of size. It is a question of whether we believe and […]