From the Pastor’s Desk

May 2019

I have been writing about the virtue of modesty, which has to do with how we present ourselves socially, which requires a recognition of who we are and how we stand with others. So far I have written something about modesty in words and actions at home and in the Church. Now it is time to turn my attention to modesty in dress. I should mention that in what follows I am speaking of ordinary clothing, not clothing for things like role playing or costume parties, though certain rules will apply even......

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April 19, 2019

Easter Vigil

On this Easter Sunday I would like to take some time to write about the liturgy of the Easter Vigil, the culmination of entire liturgical year. The Vigil begins outside after nightfall with the blessing...

April 12, 2019

Holy Week

Today, Palm Sunday we begin Holy Week. In many Spanish speaking countries Holy Week is a vacation time, people go to the beach and enjoy themselves. That was not the original idea of stopping work...