From The Pastor's Desk


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Jan 2020
Holy Mother of God

I suppose many of you are familiar with the song “Mary, did you know?” To tell the truth, I have never really liked it because apart from anything else, Mary really did know, more than we can imagine. She was not a clueless teenage girl....

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October 16, 2017

28th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Preached October 15, 2017; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon Sunday after Sunday now we have been hearing a sequence of closely related parables. Last Sunday I pointed out the connection through the image...


21st Sunday of Ordinary Time
August 28, 2017

21st Sunday of Ordinary Time

Preached August 27, 2017; St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon Has anyone ever asked you if you have been ‘saved’? Has anyone ever asked you if you have accepted Jesus Christ as your ‘personal...


August 21, 2017

20th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Preached August 20, 2017, St. Peter Catholic Church, The Dalles, Oregon My house shall be called a house of prayer for all peoples. We hear these words today and they strikes our ears as being...