Browsing the September 2021 archive of Pastor's Reflections

From the desk of Fr Stephen October 3, 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 9/30/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

These past couple of weeks have been a bit of a whirlwind for me.  Two weeks ago, Fr. Tom and I drove up to Mundelein, Illinois near Chicago, for a week of meetings about the future of our Redemptorists in the Denver Province.  ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen September 19, 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 9/16/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

In St. Mark’s Gospel the last few weeks, Jesus has been curing people and the crowds have been enormous.  Because of this, the Apostles have gotten excited and began to believe Jesus is the promised Messiah.  They want to believe this Messiah, Jesus, ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Sep 12, 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 9/09/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

This past Thursday, September 9th, we celebrated the Feast of St. Peter Claver.  Peter Claver was a Jesuit priest from Spain that went to the foreign missions in Colombia, where he ministered to the African men, women and children after they got off ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Sept 6 2021

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 9/02/21

From the desk of Fr Stephen

I am familiar with a song in our Catholic Faith tradition that has a refrain that says “The Lord hears the cry of the poor.  Blessed be the Lord.”  That song’s refrain could probably be echoed thousands of times every day in many ... Read More »