Pastor’s Notes

We move into the second week of Lent. And, if you are off to a good start, bravo! Like his apostles, the Teacher has much to tell you on the mountaintop.  If you have yet to begin the climb, you can play catch-up. Jesus…

Pastor’s Notes

Remember the tune of this summer hit from Bobby McFerrin’s 1988 Album Simple Pleasures?  The weekend’s gospel says something like it, “do not worry about your life.” Much of the rest of St. Matthew’s text is concerned with the issue of anxiety or undue…

Soup and Study

Join the Franciscan Friars as we reflect on the “Message of His Holiness Pope Francis for Lent 2017.”  This week we’ll discover how the poor person at our door is not a nuisance, but a summons to conversion and to change.  Pope Francis reminds us, “Lent…