Lent 2018

The Fidelity of Jesus ~ May we be faithful too!

The First Sunday of Lent ~The Fidelity of Jesus ~ February 18, 2018 This is a story about fidelity in the face of temptation. This is a story about the Jesus I know and love. Before I get into my own thoughts on this important opening story in the life of our Lord, I’d like to […]

The Jesus I know and love ~ And I want You to know him too!

Thursday after Ash Wednesday, February 16, 2018 Dear Sisters and Brothers, In the first reading, Moses says: “I have set before you life and death, the blessing and the curse.  Choose life, then, that you and your descendants may live, by loving the Lord, your God, heeding his voice, and holding fast to him” (Deuteronomy 30:15-20). […]

CARNIVAL! When do you let yourself have some fun?

Dear Friends, Well, this week the Big Easy and Rio have one thing in common — one huge party! And this year it coincides with our Valentine’s Day celebration ~ so things are a bit mixed up this year, but all for more fun! And what is so interesting its very Catholic.  It’s a time to […]