A life of Faith in God is a life of a balance between prayer and service. One is not really authentic without the other. Prayer inspires us and service fulfills us. Prayer, put into action, is a good description of the life of Faith in God. As believers in Jesus Christ, we see how He did that in His life. He would spend time in prayer and then was able, as the Son of God, to help people in so many ways. He taught, He healed and at last gave His life for the salvation of the w
A happy and blessed Fathers’ Day! This weekend we give thanks to God for all fathers in our parish and in our lives. May God’s love be constantly shown through their devotion to their families. We also remember all of our fathers who have gone before us into eternal life. May God welcome them and reward them for their dedication and love. Being a parent or grandparent can always be very challenging. What is the best way we can show our appreciation and love? Prayer is key. Th
We know how important the Sacrament of the Eucharist is in our faith lives. When we receive the Body and Blood of Christ, we are strengthened in so many ways. On this weekend we honor the Body and Blood of Christ in an important way. Our appreciation of the Eucharist can grow every time we gather together as people of faith to experience this wonderful presence of Jesus Christ in our lives. When the bread and wine become the Body and Blood of Jesus, we know that He is with us
This weekend we celebrate the Feast of the Holy Trinity. We consider the true nature of God…One God, yet Three Divine Persons. It is a mystery, but it helps us to see the role of Almighty God as our Creator (God the Father), our Redeemer (God the Son) and our Sanctifier (God the Holy Spirit). This is the reality of our spiritual history. We are each made in the image and likeness of God, who loves us so much that we have been given the gifts of redemption and sanctification.