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Hello friends!                   We have another coming liturgical feast day this week that is very important for a number of different reasons.  On Wednesday, September 29, we celebrate the Feast Day of the Holy Archangels…Saint Michael, Saint Gabriel, and Saint Raphael!  This is one of the most ancient feast days in the West and originally… Continue reading Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor…

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Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor

Hello friends!               Introducing, although not for the very first time, a saint from the early Church who is a wonderful saint for the current times…St. Mary of Egypt!               Who is Saint Mary of Egypt?  I’m glad you asked.  I will discuss St. Mary during the weekend homily but also because she has a… Continue reading Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor

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Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor

Hello friends!               On this calendar day, August 22nd, we honor the Blessed Mother under her title, the Queenship of Mary.  This is another chance, another Sunday, to draw closer to our heavenly queen.  Therefore, and you may have read this before, or heard me say it…WEAR THE SCAPULAR (anyone, but especially brown), WEAR THE… Continue reading Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor

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Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor…

Hello friends!                  I hope that everyone has had a pleasant start to the month of August and is ready for the heat and humidity of late summer!  Hopefully your air conditioning units are ready to go and in top condition for what’s ahead.  For matters of the Church, August is dedicated to the Immaculate Heart… Continue reading Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor…

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Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor…

Hello friends!             In last week’s bulletin, I wrote a little about the diocesaninitiative known as the Road to Renewal.  This program is meant to introduce a more collaborative model of parish ministry by grouping parishes together into “families.”  The individual parishes in a “family” would all remain independent of each other, including retaining their… Continue reading Ponderings & Pontifications of the Pastor…