Browsing the April 2015 archive of From the Pastor's Desk
Posted by Patricia Quirk on 4/24/15
Most of us have grown up with the stained glass image of Jesus as the Good Shepherd, carrying the lost lamb on His shoulders. It is a comforting, reassuring image we reiterate every time we repeat the 23rd Psalm.
But how many of us have honestly identified ourselves with ... Read More »
Posted by Patricia Quirk on 4/17/15
My Dear Parish Family,“Then He opened their minds to understand the Scriptures.” This is similar to the line that is used earlier in Luke’s Gospel to describe what happened to the two disci-ples on their way to Emmaus (Luke 24:32). What does “opened their minds” mean? Surely, more than ... Read More »
Posted by Patricia Quirk on 4/03/15
Spring is in the air. Something new seems to be brewing. The past few months have not been very exciting. Every once in a while the weather hinted of Spring. But the hints did not last long. Families suffered from cabin fever. A quarter of the year has passed ... Read More »