As you may have heard by now I will be taking some time away from the parish for a Sabbatical. Some of you have said, I am not sure what a Sabbatical is, so let me see if I can put some framework around this concept of sabbatical. A Sabbatical is a time of rest. The bible says it […]
On May 21st we invite all of our high school seniors to the 6 pm Mass. We will have a special blessing and recognition of seniors during Mass and we ask that you wear your cap and gown. Afterwards we will have a reception for seniors and their families in the rectory.
As a child when something was bothering us that we didn’t want to talk about my dad would say, “There’s more room out than there is in.” There’s a lot of goodness in those words because when we can get something that is bothering us on the outside, we can better deal with whatever the situation and its possible […]
One of the things that I love about Mass during the Easter Season is the Sprinkling Rite. This Rite takes place at the beginning of the Mass, where we are accustomed to saying “Lord, Have Mercy…, or “I confess to almighty God and to you my brothers and sisters.” This Sprinkling Rite happens with the priest walking through the assembly and sprinkling […]