From The Pastor's Desk


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Aug 2019

Preached August 4, 2019; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon Jesus once made a serious complaint about those who believe in him. He said that the children of this world are more prudent in worldly matters than are the children of light in spiritual matters. (cf. Lk 16:8) We can consider the contrast between the prudence of the children of this world and what should be the prudence of the children of light by comparing today’s 1st and 2nd readings. We start with the children of this world. Those who are......

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August 06, 2018

18th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Preached August 5, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon Today’s readings invite us to compare the manna that was given to the Israelites as food in the desert with Jesus Christ who is...