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Fr. Mike’s Communication for Dec 26, 2021

Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord & Feast of the Holy Family December 25-26, 2021 And suddenly there was a multitude of the heavenly host with the angel, praising God and saying: “Glory to God in the highest and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” ~ Luke 2:13-14 Merry Christmas!...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for Dec 25, 2021

Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord & Feast of the Holy Family December 25-26, 2021 And suddenly there was a multitude of the heavenly host with the angel, praising God and saying: “Glory to God in the highest and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” ~ Luke 2:13-14 Merry Christmas!...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for Dec 19, 2021

4th Sunday of Advent December  19, 2021 “I am baptizing you with water, but one mightier than I is coming. I am not worthy to loosen the thongs of his sandals. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire. ~ Luke 3:16 Brothers and Sisters, After discovering an empty mailbox (again) at the...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for Dec 12, 2021

3rd Sunday of Advent December  12, 2021 “I am baptizing you with water, but one mightier than I is coming. I am not worthy to loosen the thongs of his sandals. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire. ~ Luke 3:16 Brothers and Sisters, As a child, I vividly remember my mother’s enthusiastic...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for Dec 5, 2021

2nd Sunday of Advent December  5, 2021 For God has commanded that every lofty mountain be made low, and that the age-old depths and gorges be filled to level ground, that Israel may advance secure in the glory of God. ~ Baruch 5:7 Brothers and Sisters, How far into the distance can you see? The human...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for Nov 28, 2021

1st Sunday of Advent November  28, 2021 People will die of fright in anticipation of what is coming upon the world, for the powers of the heavens will be shaken. And then they will see the Son of Man coming in a cloud with power and great glory. ~ Luke 21:26-27 Brothers and Sisters, After God...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for Nov 21, 2021

 November 21, 2021 Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe “His dominion is an everlasting dominion that shall not be taken away, his kingship shall not be destroyed.” ~ Daniel 7:14b Brothers and Sisters, Toast, popcorn, pretzels, and jellybeans! Despite these unorthodox ingredients provided by his sidekicks, Charlie Brown does his best...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for Nov 14, 2021

 November 14, 2021  O Lord, my allotted portion and my cup, you it is who hold fast my lot. I set the LORD ever before me; with him at my right hand, I shall not be disturbed. ~ Psalm 16:5,8 Brothers and Sisters, Personally, I’ve not had much luck winning a tug-of-war challenge. So I’m...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for Oct 31, 2021

 October 31, 2021  Hear, O Israel! The Lord is our God, the Lord alone! Therefore, you shall love the Lord, your God, with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength. – Deuteronomy 6:4-5 Brothers and Sisters, Happy Halloween! That familiar exclamation fills our neighborhoods this time of year –...

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Fr. Mike’s Communication for Oct 24, 2021

 October 24, 2021  On hearing that it was Jesus of Nazareth, [Bartimaeus] began to cry out and say, “Jesus, son of David, have pity on me.” ~ Mark 10:47 Brothers and Sisters, What’s the difference between pity and piety? An e, — obviously. The Letter to the Hebrews describes Jesus as the high priest with four...

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