Browsing the April 2019 archive of From the Parochial Administrator

Browsing the April 2019 archive of From the Parochial Administrator

Divine Mercy

Posted by Deborah Dubois on 4/28/19

Dear Brothers and Sisters, We celebrate the Feast of Divine Mercy today.   Have mercy on us, have mercy on us, Kyrie eleison, Kriste eleison, how often we say or sing these verses. They are part of our DNA as Catholics. We just don't want forgiveness, we want mercy ... Read More »

Happy Easter!

Posted by Deborah Dubois on 4/24/19

Dear Brothers and Sisters,   FROM DEATH TO LIFE!  That is what Easter means to me. A couple of Sundays ago, we saw the father running toward his son and rejoicing: "He was dead and is alive, he was lost and is found."   Jesus is risen and death ... Read More »

The greatest week of the year!

Posted by Deborah Dubois on 4/14/19

My brothers and sisters, Welcome to the greatest, most painful, spiritual, agonizing, joyful, despairing, learning week of the year. Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord, a mixture of jubilation and devastation and suffering all wrapped up into one day. Jesus is praised, lauded, condemned, crucified all in one ... Read More »

Let This Cup Pass Away

Posted by Deborah Dubois on 4/14/19

Let this cup pass away, my brothers and sisters, Monday night I spoke about the suffering of Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane. What struck me was the phrase: "Father (Abba) let this cup pass away from me, but not my will but yours be done!"   How often ... Read More »