Monthly Archives: November 2017

Week of December 3, 2017

Jesus said to his disciples: “Be watchful!  Be alert!  Mk 13:3 In her article in Celebration, Sr. Mary McGlone reflects on this first Sunday of Advent and how we are called to be watchful and alert: In our first reading, Isaiah laments the way people have gone astray, forgetting God’s call and presence among them.  […]

Week of November 26, 2017

Today we celebrate the solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe.  What a grand and lofty title for Jesus Christ and yet in our scripture readings today we don’t hear so much about grand and lofty.  Ezekiel speaks of the Lord God as a shepherd.  Nothing very regal about that title.  This […]

Week of November 19, 2017

Our mass of Thanksgiving is this coming Tuesday, Nov. 21, at 7:00 p.m.  Please bring food for Lee’s Summit Social Services.  Today take some time to write something you are thankful for on one of the sheets in the narthex or by one of the other exits. After mass last Saturday night, a granddaughter of […]

Week of November 12, 2017

November 11th is Veterans Day.  It is a good day to thank people who have served our country by their service in the military. Don’t forget to sign up for our Thanksgiving meal on Monday, November 20, at 11:00 a.m.  You can sign up on-line or call the parish office. November is a month we […]