Monthly Archives: May 2016

Corpus Christi

Dear Friends, A Holy Hour is an hour of time we dedicate to the Lord and ask him to bless with his presence as we make ourselves present and available to him. The image of an “hour” has been part … Continue reading

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Trinity

Dear Friends, Can we understand the Trinity: The Father, the Son, the Holy Spirit?  Yes and no. Hard to accept a “yes and no” answer?  Then ask yourself, can you really understand your spouse, your children, your parents, your-self? See, … Continue reading

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The Holy Spirit and homilies

Friends, When preparing for a homily, I try to remember what a young 8th grader asked me 25 years ago, “What’s the point, Father….so what’s the point?”  After a homily, I want the parishioners to understand what the point of … Continue reading

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Ascension Thursday Sunday

Friends, So how would you do it???  As an artist, it would be difficult to depict the ascension of Jesus into heaven. Here’s the story: The Ascension of Jesus.  Besides having friends living in Bethany and spending His last week … Continue reading

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Holy Spirit and our priests

Friends, Well, its that time of year again.  When parishioners begin asking their pastors whether they are being moved.  Some parishioners ask with a longing, some with dread. Moving for a priest is traumatic.  As a shepherd, we have a … Continue reading

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