Browsing the May 2017 archive of Fr. Chris' Article

Fr. Chris' Article - May 28, 2017

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 5/27/17

 

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, It seems that we are in a time warp. Weren’t we just celebrating Holy Week?  Now we are coming to the end of the Easter season!  his weekend we celebrate the Ascension of the Lord. You might be thinking, “Isn’t Ascension supposed ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - May 21, 2017

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 5/19/17

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Last week I wrote a bit about St. Damien of Molokai. This week I wish to write about another great saint that is revered by many, and lived a life that was both heartbreaking and inspiring: St. Rita of Cascia. Rita lived from ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - May 14, 2017

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 5/12/17

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, This past Wednesday, the 10th, we in the American Church celebrated a great ‘modern’ saint, Damien de Veuster, or St. Damien of Molokai. His is one of the most inspiring stories of compassion and self-sacrificial love in all of the canon of the ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - May 7, 2017

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 5/05/17

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Last week we learned and pondered the events of Fatima, Portugal on this 100th anniversary of the apparitions. So what can we do to participate in this, for the good of our souls, but also for the souls of our deceased loved ones ... Read More »