Monthly Archives: August 2013

Pastoral Sharings: “Why Are We Here?”

Fr. Phil BloomSeptember 1, 2013Twenty-Second Sunday of Ordinary Time Message: Why are we here? One word: Humility. We are here for humility in Christ. This week we begin a new school year. It’s a good moment to ask a basic … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "The way is narrow.."

Fr. Michael Phillippino August 25, 2013Twenty-First Sunday of Ordinary Time “For I know their works and their thoughts, and I am coming to gather all nations and tongues, and they shall come and shall see my glory, and I will … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "I came to cast fire upon the earth"

Fr. James GilhooleyAugust 18, 2013Twentieth Sunday of Ordinary Time A priest was getting on a bus. Somehow his shoe came off  and fell into the street. Since he could not retrieve it, he  took off the second one. He threw … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "The Light of Faith"

Fr. Michael PhillippinoAugust 11, 2013Nineteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time Well, after our “commercial break” about our finances last week, we can return to our regularly scheduled messages. In this present Year of Faith, proclaimed by Pope Benedict, we have been … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "Rich In What Matters To God"

Fr. Phil BloomAugust 4, 2013Eighteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time Message: In Jesus we become rich in what matters to  God. It is good to be back home after the World Youth Day  experience. In one of the prayer vigils Pope … Continue reading

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