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Fr. Mike’s Communication for the Mar. 21, 2021

5th Sunday of Lent, Passiontide | 21 March 2021  “I am troubled now.  Yet what should I say? ‘Father, save me from this hour’? But it was for this purpose that I came to this hour. Father, glorify your name.” – John 12:27 Brothers & Sisters, I honestly have prayed that this pandemic would pass....

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for the Mar. 14, 2021

4th Sunday of Lent, Laetare Sunday | 14 March 2021   And this is the verdict, that the light came into the world, but people preferred darkness to light, because their works were evil. For everyone who does wicked things hates the light and does not come toward the light, so that his works might...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for the Mar. 7, 2021

7 March 2021 – 3rd Sunday of Lent   Therefore, when he was raised from the dead, his disciples remembered that he had said this, and they came to believe the Scripture and the word Jesus had spoken. John 2:22 Brothers and Sisters, “Do whatever he tells you.” Anyone who has had to wait to...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for the Feb. 28, 2021

28 February 2021 – 2nd Sunday of Lent “My little children, your hearts are small, but prayer stretches them and makes them capable of loving God. Through prayer, we receive a foretaste of heaven and something of paradise comes down upon us. Prayer never leaves us without sweetness. It’s honey that flows into the souls...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for the Feb. 21, 2021

21 February 2021 – 1st Sunday of Lent “This is the time of fulfillment. The kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe in the gospel.” Brothers and Sisters, “Isn’t there anyone who knows what Lent is all about?!”  In the spirit of this quandary, try and recall Charlie Brown’s similar question regarding Christmas,...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for the Feb. 14, 2021

14 February 2021 Lent 2021 – A Journey Brothers and Sisters, Each Lent, we set upon a short journey, 46 days. We commit to practice prayer, penance, and fasting. As individuals and families, we hope to strengthen our faith, reducing the grip that sin has on our lives, and become more aware of God’s graces....

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for the Feb. 7, 2021

7 February 2021 Is not man’s life on earth a drudgery? Are not his days those of hirelings? He is a slave who longs for the shade, a hireling who waits for his wages. So I have been assigned months of misery, and troubled nights have been allotted to me. -Job 7:1-3 Brothers and Sisters,...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for the January 31, 2021

Catholic Schools Week | 31 January 2021 All were amazed and asked one another, “What is this? A new teaching with authority. He commands even the unclean spirits and they obey him.” -Mark 1:21-28 Brothers and Sisters, The Word of God is powerful; his holy word offers healing and mercy and can evoke monumental change....

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for the January 24, 2021

24 January 2021 Jesus said to them, “Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.” Then they abandoned their nets and followed him. -Mark 1:17 Brothers and Sisters, God chooses the most unexpected people to deliver his message. We need to look no further than today’s first reading to prove this fact....

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for the January 17, 2021

17 January 2021 Then Eli understood that the Lord was calling the youth. So he said to Samuel, “Go to sleep, and if you are called, reply, Speak, Lord, for your servant is listening.” -1 Samuel 3:8b-9 Brothers and Sisters,   Young Samuel discerning the voice of God, with the help of his mentor and...

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