Browsing the December 2021 archive of Pastor's Reflections

From the desk of Fr Stephen Dec 19, 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 12/16/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

Today we come to the last Sunday in the Advent Season.  In less than a week, we will celebrate the Christ child coming amongst us. In today’s Gospel, we see the beautiful story of the Visitation.  Before this particular scene, the Angel Gabriel ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 12/09/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

St John the Baptist was a powerful preacher in his day. His message challenged people’s hearts, which eventually led to conversion within their hearts. At the moment of conversion, a person looks at their own lives and asks the question, “What must I ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Dec 5, 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 12/02/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

This past week, I participated in a march Against Violence in coordination with the Urban League and Cardinal Ritter High School. Close to 1000 of us met at Wohl Community Center, where we had a short time together and marched about 3 miles to Cardinal ... Read More »