Browsing the April 2017 archive of PastorsDesk

Pastor's Desk April 30, 2017

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 4/28/17

Today’s Gospel… is the wonderful story of the disciples on the road to Emmaus. Although they didn’t recognize him at first, Jesus journeys with them on the road. In our lives as well, Jesus is always traveling with us. Sometimes, we too don’t recognize his presence. But let there ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk April 23, 2017

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 4/21/17

The season of Easter… lasts for a full fifty days! Christ’s resurrection is reason to celebrate! In today’s gospel, the risen Christ appears to his disciples, and gives them the gift of peace. Since Thomas wasn’t there, he didn’t at first believe that the other disciples had seen the ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk April 16, 2017

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 4/13/17

Alleluia! Christ is risen!… Happy Easter to all who have come to worship here at St. John Capistran on this glorious day. May we be transformed through Christ’s resurrection by interiorizing the meaning of this celebration in our daily lives. The rising of Jesus gives us hope and purpose. ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk April 9, 2017

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 4/07/17

Holy Week has begun! Please consider attending the beautiful celebrations happening this week. Here’s an explanation of some of the rituals and events of this week’s liturgies: “Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion”… is the official title of today’s celebration. Our liturgy begins joyfully, as we recall the people ... Read More »