Monthly Archives: December 2017

Week of December 24, 2017

On this Fourth Sunday of Advent we hear the story of Mary’s yes to God.  It prepares us for our Christmas masses.  What does it take to prepare for the coming of Christ?  In his letter to the Romans Paul tells us it takes the obedience of faith.  Obedience is a word for listening.  As […]

Next weekend is the Fourth Sunday of Advent.  It also happens that Christmas eve is Sunday.  I know that has brought some confusion to people.  Hopefully this will help to clarify.  We have made an adjustment to the Sunday morning masses because of our Sunday evening schedule of Christmas masses. On Sunday morning there will […]

Week of December 10, 2017

A voice cries out: In the desert prepare the way of the Lord! Is. 40:3 How do we prepare the way of the Lord?  Coming to repentance is one way our second reading from 2 Peter says we can prepare.  God is patient with us and that is his wish.  The Greek word used for […]