Browsing the November 2016 archive of PastorsDesk

Pastor's Deck November 27, 2016

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 11/26/16

Advent… is here! It’s a beautiful season of preparation for the Lord’s coming. In order to help us appreciate this season, plan to take advantage of the following opportunities:  Operation Christmas is our parish’s primary monetary outreach to needy organizations at this time of year. A second collection is ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk November 20, 2016

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 11/18/16

Christ is the King!… The liturgical year ends today with the feast of Christ the King. In our Gospel, we are reminded that Christ is no ordinary king. In fact, this humble king chose to die on the cross for us. Christ’s kingdom is not of this world. May ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk November 13, 2016

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 11/11/16

Today’s Gospel… presents a rather unsettling scene, as Jesus talks about the end of the world. The Gospel is not meant to frighten us, but to give us hope. Yes, it’s true that the world will end someday. But we shouldn’t fret about it, as those who believe in ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk November 6, 2016

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 11/04/16

The Number “7”… connects both our first reading and Gospel today. The first reading is about seven brothers who would rather die than “transgress the laws of our ancestors.” In the Gospel, Jesus teaches us a lesson about the afterlife in responding to the story of the woman who ... Read More »