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Author Archive | Father Bob

No oil!  No oil!

Dear Church Family, No oil!  No oil!  It has happened to me and it has happened to you.  Your car light turns red and you are on the highway, out of town, or just about anywhere and right away you start getting concerned.  You have procrastinated.  You weren’t prepared.  You wish you were ready and […]

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Loving Everybody

A Word from Fr. Bob   Dear Church Family, How did your imaging go last week of you crossing over into the Kingdom of Heaven and Jesus meeting you with His resurrection garment on?  There was the image of Jesus embracing you with a strong hug.  Then opening a door where there is a banquet prepared […]

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Attitude Is Everything

Dear Church Family, Things are starting to settle down as we enter into the fall season.  It is one of my favorite times of the year.  At the end of this month I will be making my eight-day retreat.  It is good to meditate and reflect on a little license plate I have which says, […]

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Dear Church Family, Forgive!  Forgive!  Forgive!  The Sacred Word today is all about forgiveness and learning how to reconcile with one another and keep moving on in life without bitterness or resentments and trying to be at peace with everyone.  That’s our challenge to forgive seventy-times-seven as our Lord over emphasize the importance of forgiving.  […]

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…harden not your hearts

A word from Deacon Ed “If today you hear His voice, harden not your hearts.”  This is todays responsorial psalm.  On the surface, it seems like a gentle suggestion.  But in light of our other readings today, it becomes very strong and has great emphasis.  We are compelled, for the sake of our own soul […]

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