Monthly Archives: October 2008

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

My dear parishioners and friends of our parish community:  Praised be Jesus Christ!  Now and forever!   The Gospel message this Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time is clear: we should love the Lord with all our being, and our neighbor as … Continue reading

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Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time

My dear parishioners and friends of our parish community:  Praised be Jesus Christ!  Now and forever! Few topics in recent years have ignited such public debate as the balance between religion and politics.  Does religious thought have any place in … Continue reading

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Twenty-Eight Sunday in Ordinary Time

 My dear parishioners and friends of our parish community:  Praised be Jesus Christ!   Many of you have asked for a copy of my reflections that I gave last Saturday, October 4th, the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi at our … Continue reading

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Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

My dear parishioners and friends of our parish community:  Praised be Jesus Christ!  Now and forever!  Sunday, October 5th, 2008 will mark my second year as Pastor of St. John Parish, Middletown.  It was on October 5th, 2006 that Most … Continue reading

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Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

My dear parishioners and friends of our parish community:  Praised be Jesus Christ!  Now and forever!   Greetings to you on this first weekend of the new Autumn Season 2008!  If St. Paul’s letter to the Philippians sounds familiar, it’s probably … Continue reading

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