Browsing the February 2021 archive of Pastor's Reflections

From the desk of Fr Stephen Feb 28, 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 2/24/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

About 30 years ago, I was on retreat and something quite remarkable happened to me.  I was sitting in the chapel at the time and an overwhelming feeling of God’s goodness came upon me.  I was not doing anything really to deserve this ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Feb 21, 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 2/17/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

These past couple of weeks, we have experienced the bitter cold of winter.  For almost two weeks, the temperature did not get above freezing, and we had snow coming down from the skies that reminded me of the 20 years I spent in ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Feb 14, 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 2/13/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

Our readings talk to us today about the disease of leprosy.  In ancient times, leprosy was seen as the most debilitating and worst of diseases; it hurt the body, the mind, and the spirit of a person.  Leprosy is a rotting of the ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Feb 7, 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 2/04/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

Recently, I have spoken about the passion of anger we see in the world.  As we know, many times, this anger comes from a situation that does not seem fair.  It does not make sense to us that this particular thing is happening, ... Read More »