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PASTOR'S CORNER

February 2019

Feb 26

TUESDAY LETTER 2/26

This week, we get the chance to hear from the profoundly inspirational book of Sirach, an ancient writing that’s filled with divine wisdom: instructions that as expected are out of this world. On Monday, it says that wisdom is more than simply knowing things, the accumulation of facts along with the power of an informed decision. It is...
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Feb 24

7TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

Pope Francis’ pontificate is marked by his relentless call to be merciful. In fact, a book entitled the face of God is mercy came out a few years back. When I typed the word Mercy in the search bar, on top of the list was a website telling me that the word Mercy has its roots in medieval French merci/gratitude/kindness and is translated in...
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Feb 19

TUESDAY LETTER 2/19

Since my arrival in the Catholic Community, I’ve thought of putting something together weekly and post it here in the newly-designed website to keep my parishioners abreast on what’s happening in the neck of the woods (en la frontera, so to speak). I’d like to begin with a heartfelt gratitude for the warm welcome and reception...
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Feb 17

6TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

Blessed are you homeless for you will find a place to stay in frigid temperatures. Blessed are you who are evicted for you will have one of your own. Blessed are you unemployed for you will land secured jobs. Blessed are you who work by the sweat of your brow to save cash and feed your family. Blessed are you who shop local to help our economy....
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Feb 11

WORLD DAY OF THE SICK

Today, World Day of the Sick, let's offer prayers for healing and recovery to all the sick in our Catholic Community. Let's pray for the terminally ill. Let's pray for the homebound and the hospitalized.  
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Feb 10

5TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

Luke didn’t mince words in his description of the radicality of the disciples’ response to Jesus’ invitation to join him in the quest to draw people to God. It was straightforward. There were no details mentioned but I’m certain they left their father, their source of livelihood, and things that provided them comfort and...
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