Browsing the December 2020 archive of Pastor's Reflections

From the desk of Fr Stephen Jan 3, 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 12/28/20

From the desk of Fr Stephen

Today we celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany, the Wisemen seeking the Lord.  The tradition is that they traveled hundreds of miles, following the STAR in the sky.  Recently, we saw something in the sky that had not been seen in 800 years.  ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Dec 13, 2020

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 12/10/20

From the desk of Fr Stephen

On this third Sunday of Advent, Gaudete Sunday, we are called to rejoice.  That is what the word Gaudete means “Rejoice.”  I guess because the Lord is near, we should rejoice.  It is good for us always to rejoice and it is important ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Dec 6, 2020

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 12/02/20

From the desk of Fr Stephen

When I lived at our Redemptorist retreat house in Wisconsin, I lived in the country.  It was about 25 miles from Milwaukee, in the country far away from the city lights - the moon and the stars were bright in the sky at ... Read More »