Browsing the March 2018 archive of Fr. Chris' Article

Fr. Chris' Article - April 1, 2018

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 3/29/18

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, A happy and joyful Easter to all of you and your loved ones! I hope that this has been a fruitful and fulfilling Lenten journey for all of you.  For me, it seemed to fly by.  But even if it seemed to crawl ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - March 25, 2018

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 3/23/18

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Last week we began an exploration of the practices of receiving the Holy Eucharist.  We continue this week. For those who have been around longer than me, you may recall a time when the priest placed the Host directly into our mouths.  This ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - March 18, 2018

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 3/16/18

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, As I’m sure you’re aware by now, I am often given to writing these articles around liturgical matters, especially pertaining to the Mass.  Continuing in this vein, I would like to discuss another small but important portion of the Mass: reception of communion. ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - March 11, 2018

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 3/09/18

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, This last Thursday we celebrated the commemoration of St. John of God, who is the founder of the Brothers Hospitallers, and is the patron of hospitals, bookkeepers, and firefighters.  John was born in Portugal in 1495 and was from the start a very ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - March 4, 2018

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 3/02/18

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, In today’s day and age, we are faced with many new and often confusing choices to make, both in the day-to-day, as well as in major life changing occasions.  Sometimes these decisions are moral neutral, but often our decisions can have a good ... Read More »