Pastor Notes and Homilies

Pastor Notes and Homilies

From the Pastor’s Desk: 3 March 2024

By Father Michael Penn | February 28, 2024

Third Sunday of Lent    May the refrain of today’s Responsorial Psalm remind us that it is God who leads us, bring us to eternal life.  What we call the…

From the Pastor’s Desk: 25 February 2024

By Father Michael Penn | February 23, 2024

Second Sunday of Lent    When God puts us to the test, do we reply, “ready” or with some other word or phrase?  One in relationship with God must always…

From the Pastor’s Desk: 18 February 2024

By Father Michael Penn | February 16, 2024

First Sunday of Lent    Because of our hectic schedules, we often find ourselves in the mood to “just get through this.”  I hope this Lent is not beginning in…

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By Father Michael Penn | February 8, 2024

11 February 2024 Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time    Healing from sickness and from other maladies has been a sign of God’s love and concern for His people from the…

From the Pastor’s Desk: 4 February 2024

By Father Michael Penn | February 1, 2024

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time    To those who sought out the Lord, He healed them.  Jesus healed the many who came to Him in their sickness, suffering and sinfulness. …

Letter from Fr. Penn

By Father Michael Penn | February 1, 2024

From the Pastor’s Desk: 28 January 2024

By Father Michael Penn | January 25, 2024

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time    Jesus has authority over all, for He is the “Holy One of God” (Mark 1:24c).  As followers of the Lord, we are to open…

From the Pastor’s Desk: 21 January 2024

By Father Michael Penn | January 19, 2024

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time    This day Pope Francis has established as Word of God Sunday.  How does the word of God direct our lives?  How do we take…

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By Father Michael Penn | January 11, 2024

From the Pastor’s Desk: 14 January 2024 Second Sunday in Ordinary Time    With what have we been charged?  To what has God called us to?  God’s Call often challenges…

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By Father Michael Penn | January 5, 2024

From the Pastor’s Desk: 7 January 2024 The Solemnity of the Epiphany    From the East and the West, the North and the South, peoples of every land and nation…