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Entries for September 2018

26th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted on September 27, 2018

   As we go about our days, we necessarily label, classify, and prioritize. What's "in" and what's "out" on our priority list? Because humans are so-cial beings, we tend to do the same thing with peo-ple. We can only invite six people to the dinner party. Our...

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25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted on September 20, 2018

The Oscars. The Super Bowl. TV talent shows. Your son's Little League championship. We live in a culture set on competition. The desire to "be the best" goes beyond hobbies and into politics, the corporate world, and parenting comparisons at the park. This desire is as old as the human...

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40 Days for Life

Posted on September 20, 2018

You are invited to join Catholics throughout the country for 40 days of prayer, penance, and vigils that God may move the heart of our nation towards attitudes that protect and promote the dignity of all human life from conception to natural death. 40 Days for Life in our diocese begins on September...

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24th Sunday in Ordinary Time.

Posted on September 13, 2018

  We know the signs of defeat: slumped shoulders, downcast eyes, a chastened demeanor. For those of us sincerely trying to follow Jesus, defeat is in-evitable. We commit to spending more time with our kids, but that one project still looms. We re-solve to be a good person, but our selfishnes...

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