Category: Spiritual Common Sense

Golden Rule

Posted: 2/23/16 | by | Category: Reflections, Spiritual Common Sense

Dear Parishioners, During his recent speech to Congress on September 24, Pope Francis paid special tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Here are some quotes: “I think of the march which Martin Luther King led from Selma to Montgomery fifty years ago as part of the campaign to fulfill his “dream” of full civilContinue Reading »

Happy New Year

Posted: 2/23/16 | by | Category: Reflections, Spiritual Common Sense

Dear Parishioners, Happy New Year! In the Book of Revelation, our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ promises us this: “Behold, I make all things new!” While we celebrated our liturgical New Year with the beginning of Advent, the seasonal feasts that are around our secular New Year, show us how God is making all thingsContinue Reading »

Works of Mercy

Posted: 2/23/16 | by | Category: Reflections, Spiritual Common Sense

Dear Parishioners, This past weekend, our pantry opened up its door once again to the poor and need in our community. The Church’s love for the poor is inspired by the Gospel of the Beatitudes, by the poverty of Jesus and by his attention to the poor.  This love concerns material poverty and also theContinue Reading »