Monthly Archives: December 2013

Pastoral Sharings: " Overcoming Bitterness"

 Father Phil Bloom Feast of the Holy Family December 29, 2013 Message: Like Joseph we need to know our place in the  Big Story, but in the end the only way to overcome  bitterness is by submission to God in … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: " Model of Faith"

Father Phil Bloom The Fourth Sunday of Advent December 22, 2013  Message: Mary is the model of faith. Last Sunday I told you that I would introduce you to a  woman who models all have learned about the light of  … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: " Gaudate Sunday"

Father Alex McAllister SDS December 15, 2013 Third Sunday of Advent Gaudate Sunday Today is known as Gaudate Sunday, Gaudate is the Latin  word for rejoice. And it takes its name from the opening  antiphon: ‘Rejoice in the Lord, again … Continue reading

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Faith and Inclusion

Father Phil BloomDecember 8, 2013Second Sunday of Advent        Faith and Inclusion   Message: Faith is a light and true faith reaches out to include others – not because of our shining goodness, but through baptism for the forgiveness of sins.  … Continue reading

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