Browsing the November 2018 archive of From the Pastor's Desk

First Sunday of Advent ~ December 2, 2018

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 11/29/18

My Dear Parish Family,

At this point in the year it is almost winter with shorter daylight hours, changing weather patterns, and increased busy-ness as we shop, bake, clean, decorate, etc. New seasons always call for adjustments – not just in clocks, clothing and calendars but also in ... Read More »

From the Pastor's Desk ~ November 3 - 4, 2018

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 11/02/18

My Dear Parish Family,

In creating us, God invites us to participate in the work of creation by embracing God’s spirit of love. In today’s Gospel, Jesus lifts up such love as the center of the kingdom of God. Devotion to God is not genuine unless it includes ... Read More »