Pastors Article

Mass Intentions

March 5, 2021

Many months ago the Worship and Spiritual Life Commission began a study/review of the General Instruction of the Roman Missal (GIRM: the document that guides how Mass is celebrated). Let’s…

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The Baptism of the Lord

January 6, 2021

By Fr. David Veit Years ago arriving at a new parish with a school, the principal informed me that they had a practice of celebrating baptismal anniversaries (as well as…

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Epiphany!

December 28, 2020

The Greek word Epiphany (επιφάνεια), means appearance or manifestation.  In considering Epiphany we often focus on the symbolism of the gifts the Magi bore — gifts which said more about…

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Merry Christmas

December 22, 2020

As your “pastors in solidum” we take this opportunity to rejoice with you as we continue to celebrate this beautiful season.  We recently realized that (counting it from the first…

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Three Comings of Christ – Part 3

December 18, 2020

As we begin this 4th Week of Advent let us finally reflect on the “First” coming of Christ.   This is the one with which we are most familiar – or…

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Three Comings of Christ – Part 3

December 10, 2020

As we begin this 4th Week of Advent let us finally reflect on the “First” coming of Christ.   This is the one with which we are most familiar – or…

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Three Comings of Christ Part 2

December 8, 2020

Fr. Dave

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Three Comings of Christ, part 1

December 3, 2020

We are already a full week into the Season of Advent – in which we both look for and celebrate the “Coming” of Christ! As a refresher, we get the…

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Saint Maximilian Kolbe

August 6, 2020

Saint Maximilian Kolbe’s feast day is celebrated on August 14 each year.   Saint Pope John Paul II canonized him on October 10, 1982 as a martyr of charity.  Up until…

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Your Baby’s Baptism – St. Vincent de Paul

June 22, 2020

On behalf of the pastors, deacons, parish staff and parishioners, congratulations on the birth of your child and on the upcoming baptism! God has certainly blessed you with his favorite…

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