Monthly Archives: August 2017

Week of September 3, 2017

I witnessed a marriage recently.  The second reading from scripture was a popular one for weddings – 1 Corinthians 12:31 – 13:8. Strive eagerly for the greatest spiritual gifts.  Paul lists some great spiritual gifts and says even if I have these gifts, but do not have love, I have nothing.  He goes on to […]

Week of August 27, 2017

I have been reading a book by Sherry A. Weddell titled Forming Intentional Disciples The Path to Knowing and Following Jesus.  She tells the story of a group of young-adult friends who got together to create a support group for lay Catholics.  The leadership team drew up a vision – and – values statement they […]

Week of August 20, 2017

I received the following letter from the Littler Sisters of the Poor. The Little Sisters of the Poor are deeply grateful for the generous collection from Holy Spirit Parish the weekend of July 8th and 9th.  We received a total of $4,489.72 from Masses that weekend and $350.00 has been received since. It was, indeed, […]