Monthly Archives: March 2009

Fifth Sunday of Lent

My dear parishioners and friends of our parish community: Praised be Jesus Christ!  King of endless glory!  In this Fifth Sunday of our Lenten journey toward Easter, we find in the Gospel today the Pharisees saying, “Look, the whole world … Continue reading

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Fourth Sunday of Lent

My dear parishioners and friends of our parish community: Praised be Jesus Christ!  King of endless glory!  Today, March 22nd, marks the Fourth Sunday of Lent.  Traditionally, Catholics call this Lenten Sunday, “LAETARE SUNDAY,” Latin for “REJOICING SUNDAY.”  Why rejoice?  … Continue reading

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Third Sunday of Lent

My dear parishioners and friends of our parish community: Praised be Jesus Christ!  King of endless glory!  Today is the Third Sunday in Lent.  In today’s First Reading, God gives the Israelites the Ten Commandments; in today’s Gospel, Christ says … Continue reading

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Second Sunday of Lent

My dear parishioners and friends of our parish community: Praised be Jesus Christ!  King of endless glory!  Welcome back to Daylight Savings Time!  On this second Sunday of Lent, our clocks “spring ahead” one hour!  Enjoy now the extra hour … Continue reading

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First Sunday of Lent

My dear parishioners and friends of our parish community: Praised be Jesus Christ!  King of endless glory!  The Holy Season of Lent 2009 has begun.  This Lenten Season is to help you make a profitable 40-day period of increased prayer, … Continue reading

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