From The Pastor's Desk

Feb 2021
6th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Fr. Joseph Levine; February 14, 2021 Readings: Lv 13:1-2,44-46; Ps 32:1-2,5,11; 1 Cor 10:31-11:1; Mk 1:40-45 The past two Sundays I have spoken about Jesus coming to destroy the works of the devil and part of this work involves exposing the falsehoods and lies the devil has spread among the human race. I have insisted that it is not enough just to promote the truth, falsehood must also be exposed and condemned. In particular, I have spoken again of the heresy of modernism, which tells us in general that the Church must......

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February 18, 2019

6th Sunday of Ordinary Time  

Preached February 17, 2019; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon  If for this life only we have hoped in Christ, we are the most pitiable of all people. The words of St. Paul are...

February 12, 2018

6th Sunday of Ordinary Time

In today’s Gospel, Jesus Christ, the Son of God, stretches out his hand, with his fingers, and touches the leper, cleansing him of his leprosy. The gesture is filled with meaning because one of the...