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Pastor's Blog


The Catechism - Catholic Doctrine Regarding Faith and Morals

Saturday, August 04, 2018
Dear Parishioners, Last week we saw an historical background to the teachings, writing, homilies and allocutions of such great thinkers as St. Augustine, St. Peter Canisius, St. Robert Bellarmine and others which were the basis of the catechism of the Council of Trent. From that time on all publications used in the teaching of the faith were based on the teaching and ...Read more

Jesus Summons Us to Evangelize and Proclaim the Word of God

Saturday, July 14, 2018
Dear Parishioners, One day Christ was talking with his disciples and he gave them power and authority and he sent them to proclaim the kingdom of God and heal the sick...and they set out and went from village to village proclaiming the Good News and curing diseases. With these words Jesus was commissioning his disciples to go out and spread the Good News bringing God&rsqu ...Read more

The Feast of Saint Thomas

Sunday, July 01, 2018
Dear Parishioners June, with its graduations and socials following, always seem to pass by so quickly and we find ourselves once again in the month of July, July, the seventh month of the Julian calendar was named after the Roman general Julius Caesar. Prior to that time it was called Quintilis. Before we celebrate Independence Day on the fourth of July, the Church c ...Read more

John the Baptist - A Sign of Expectation and Promise

Sunday, June 24, 2018
Dear Parishioners, Today we celebrate the birthday of John the Baptist. St. John says "there was a man sent from God whose name was John. He came to bear witness to the light, to prepare an upright people for the Lord." John the Baptist is one of the greatest saints of the Church, arguably outranked only by the Blessed Virgin Mary herself. John's stature, like that of Mar ...Read more

The Feast of Pentacost - Our Strength To Evangelize

Saturday, May 19, 2018
Dear Parishioners, Today the Church celebrates the great feast of Pentecost. Imagine what it must have been like for the apostles during those past ten days. The Master whom they had followed through the hills and valleys of Galilee, to whom they had been witness to his great miracles of healing and his preaching and teaching, had been away from them during those ominous  ...Read more

Saint Mark and His Gospel

Sunday, April 22, 2018
Dear Parishioners, On Wednesday we celebrate the feast of St. Mark. Mark, called John Mark in Acts and referred to as: "Mark my son" in 1 Peter, was a Hellenic Jew in the Jerusalem community and a cousin of Barnabas as St. Paul tells us in his letter to the Colossians. Mark is best known to us as the author of one of the four gospels. In fact, the oldest and shorte ...Read more

Evangelization and Saints Timothy, Titus and Angela

Sunday, January 21, 2018
Dear Parishioners, On Friday the Church celebrates the feast day of Saints Timothy and Titus. These saints are known to us from the Acts of the Apostles, some letters addressed to them, and from mention of them in the other letters of St. Paul. Timothy was converted by St. Paul, along with his grandmother Lois. His mother was a Jewish Christian, and he became Paul's trusted associate ...Read more

The Joy of the Gospel

Sunday, October 15, 2017
Dear Parishioners, Pope Francis issued an Apostolic Letter titled "Evangelii Gaudium" ("The Joy of the Gospel"). An Apostolic Exhortation is written by the Holy Father to encourage ("exhort'') believers to engage in certain behaviors and actions. While an Apostolic Exhortation is higher in authority than many other papal writings, it does not define Church doctrine. At the beginning ...Read more

Five More Things to Know About Evangelization

Sunday, September 17, 2017
Dear Parishioners, Two weeks ago in an article by Msgr. William Fay in The Pilot, we were introduced to five of the ten things that Pope Francis wants us to know about evangelization. To summarize the first five things, they were: everyone is meant to evangelize. If you want authentic personal fulfillment, evangelize; evangelization starts with a relationship with Jesus; we must witness the  ...Read more

Five Things to Know About Evangelization

Sunday, September 03, 2017
Dear Parishioners, Each week Monsignor William Fay, the Archdiocesan Director of the Propagation of the Faith, writes an article in The Pilot, our Catholic weekly newspaper. This week he presented the first five often things that Pope Francis wants us to know about evangelization. Next week, as we bring our summer days to a conclusion, we will offer you the remaining five things which com ...Read more