From The Pastor's Desk

Apr 2021
Holy Thursday

Fr. Joseph Levine; April 1, 2021 Holy Thursday is a light in the darkness of Holy Week. Holy Thursday comes to us from the Apostles. Or better, from Holy Thursday, through the Apostles, we receive the Mass, the Holy Eucharist, the Priesthood, and the commandment of Jesus to love one another as he has loved us. You see, this ‘Mass of the Lord’s Supper’ tonight is the only Mass in which we actually commemorate the ‘Last Supper’; of itself the Mass commemorates and offers Jesus’ sacrifice on the Cross, brought to completion......

Read More

April 23, 2019

Holy Thursday

Preached April 18, 2019; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon People say that Jesus did not start a religion; they are wrong and tonight’s celebration is the proof. The religion of Jesus Christ is...

March 29, 2018

Holy Thursday

Preached March 29, 2018; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon The Mass is not a re-enactment of the Last Supper. If you want a re-enactment you could go to the ‘Last Days of Jesus’...