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Food For The Soul

                Pastor’s Pen                  A Word from Fr. Chris   I am the living bread that came down from heaven whoever eats this bread will live forever.  (Jn. 6:51)              Food is and has remained an essential commodity to man.  Its lack brings discomfort and an uncomfortable situation to […]

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Attitude of Gratitude

              Pastor’s Pen Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time A Word from Fr. Bob   Dear Church Family,   Sometimes we might catch ourselves complaining and grumbling and not appreciating all the blessings we have but, just see the negative.  So, it’s always a challenge for us to be people […]

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Take the time

Pastor’s Pen                  A Word from Fr. Bob   Dear Church Family,   Today’s Pastor’s Pen is a little different than normal.  I am going to suggest some themes on which you can reflect on during the week.  Maybe you can do one each day.  Let’s start off with the “Good Shepherd”, the Lord, whom we […]

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Hello!

Pastor’s Pen A Word from Fr. Bob   Dear Church Family,   The African American tradition is for the preacher to use the word “hello” in the middle of his sermon.  He does that to wonder whether anybody is hearing and understanding the Word of God.  He puts it out there anyway but for preachers, […]

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Walk by faith, not by sight

Deacon’s Corner ELEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME   Sowing the Seeds of Faith The legend of Johnny Appleseed came to mind when I began to think about sowing the seeds of faith.  For you who don’t know the story (a true story); in 1780, John Chapman was born in Massachusetts.  His father trained him as […]

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Who will like to go to heaven?

 Pastor’s Pen   A Word from Fr. Chris   “Glory to the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, to God who is, who was and who will come”   It is our common and religious practice as Catholics to make the sign of the cross when we want to pray and at the end of […]

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