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Pastor’s Column – Second Sunday of Advent – December 8, 2019

Isaiah 11:1-10, Romans 15:4-9, Matthew 3:1-12     Dear sisters and brothers in Christ,   We live in a very fast-moving world. Our computers boot up in seconds. High-speed Internet allows us to have all kinds [...]

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Pastor’s Column – First Sunday of Advent – December 1, 2019

Is 2: 1-5, Rom 13: 11-14, Mt 24: 37-44 Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Today we begin a new Liturgical year, the liturgy invites us to come to the house of God, so that [...]

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Pastor’s Column – Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe – November 24, 2019

First Reading: 2 Samuel 5:1-3. Second Reading: Colossians 1:12-20, Gospel: Luke 23:35-43     My sisters and brothers,   Christ the King!  So many of us no longer have any sense of what it means to have [...]

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Pastor’s Column – Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time – November 17, 2019

Malachi 3: 19-20a, Thessalonians 3: 7-12, Luke 21: 5-19   "By your perseverance you will secure your lives."    Here in the northern hemisphere, in November, Mother Nature and Mother Church conspire to remind us [...]

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Pastor’s Column – Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time – November 10, 2019

2 Maccabees 7:1-2, 9-14, 2 Thessalonians 2:16-35, Gospel: Luke 20:27-38 GOD IS FAITHFUL  A phrase into the middle of the second reading today is a summary that might be the key to understanding what our readings [...]

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Pastor’s Column – Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time – November 3, 2019

Dear Sisters and Brothers, When speaking of the church's mission to the world, Pope Francis likes to use the phrase, "the existential peripheries." The church should not be turned in on itself but should reach [...]

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