Third Sunday of Advent

    Readings The weekly Bulletin and the bulletin article are available. You can listen to the Gospel and Sunday homily here. The bulletin article follows: Over the years, I’ve come to really love the Advent season.  Perhaps part of the attraction is that we … Continue reading

Second Sunday of Advent

    Readings The weekly Bulletin and the bulletin article are available. You can listen to the Gospel and Sunday homily here. The bulletin article follows: This week I read the story of Time magazine’s naming of “The Silence Breakers” as Persons of the Year. … Continue reading

First Sunday of Advent

  Readings The weekly Bulletin and the bulletin article are available. You can listen to the Gospel and Sunday homily here. The bulletin article follows: So Advent begins.  And I have to tell you that I hope you have nothing planned for the 4th week … Continue reading

Solemnity of Christ the King

    Readings The weekly Bulletin and the bulletin article are available. You can listen to the Gospel and Sunday homily here. The bulletin article follows: Last week, I shared a bit of the catechism in this space, talking about the richness of the sacrament … Continue reading

33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

    Readings The weekly Bulletin and the bulletin article are available. You can listen to the Gospel and Sunday homily here. The bulletin article follows: When one looks at the section of the Catechism of the Catholic Church on the Sacraments, several of the … Continue reading

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

      Readings The weekly Bulletin and the bulletin article are available. You can listen to the Gospel and Sunday homily here. The bulletin article follows: I’m jotting down these thoughts as I finish up our annual priests’ retreat, this time at St. Charles … Continue reading

27th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Readings The weekly Bulletin and the bulletin article are available. You can listen to the Gospel and Sunday homily here. Prayer for Share the Journey Campaign The bulletin article follows: Pride, greed, lust, wrath, gluttony, envy, and sloth. Not a very pretty list, one might … Continue reading

26th Sunday in Ordinary Time

  Readings The weekly Bulletin and the bulletin article are available. You can listen to the Gospel and Sunday homily here. The bulletin article follows: This week I stumbled across this story: A member of a [12 step] program, who previously had been attending meetings … Continue reading

23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

  Readings The weekly Bulletin and the bulletin article are available. You can listen to the Gospel and Sunday homily here. The bulletin article follows: Last weekend, I was standing outside in front of Church for a minute or two before the 8:30 a.m. Mass.  … Continue reading

22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

  Readings The weekly Bulletin and the bulletin article are available. You can listen to the Gospel and Sunday homily here. The bulletin article follows: It’s been raining.  I’m sure you noticed.  As I write this, now tropical storm Harvey is meandering around in the … Continue reading