Browsing the September 2017 archive of Fr. Chris' Article

Fr. Chris' Article - October 1, 2017

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 9/29/17

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Well, folks, we’re back in the thick of the activity of the year again!  Both child and adult religious education is off to a good start.  Our Steak Night and Parish Social went off very well indeed.  Many, many thanks to all the ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - September 24, 2017

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 9/22/17

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Baptism.  It’s the Sacrament that is our gateway to the Church and all the other Sacraments.  It is our being definitively adopted as God’s own son or daughter and becoming part of the very Mystical Body of Christ.  This is no small deal. ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - September 17, 2017

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 9/15/17

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, As you may recall that I have written before, we are continuing through the Year of Fatima in the Church.  In fact, the opportunities for receiving the year’s plenary indulgence conclude next month. In her messages to the three young children at Fatima, ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - September 10, 2017

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 9/08/17

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I often receive queries about what “Pope Francis just said.”  Frankly, it either has the effect of making me laugh or making me cringe.  Usually it either is something that is easily misunderstood, but not really off base, or it is a gross ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - September 3, 2017

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 9/01/17

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

Happy Labor Day weekend! I just wanted to say a few words about the great dignity and importance that work plays in our earthly lives.  Indeed, God is most pleased with our efforts and labors to build up the world around us.  What ... Read More »