May 2021 archive of From the Pastor
Posted by Mary Young on 5/25/21
Dear Friends,We celebrate Memorial Day this upcoming Monday, a day in which we honor, remember, and mourn those veterans who passed away in performance of their military duties. Certainly the words of our Lord Jesus Christ come to mind: “No one has greater love than this: to lay down ... Read More »
Posted by Mary Young on 5/18/21
Come, Holy Spirit!
We celebrate the great Solemnity of Pentecost today! There a few basics about Pentecost with which most of us are familiar: it is 50 days after Easter; it is when the Holy Spirit descended upon the disciples of Jesus in the form of tongues ... Read More »
Posted by Mary Young on 5/11/21
In the Acts of the Apostles, Paul and some other disciples declare, “It is necessary for us to undergo many hardships to enter the Kingdom of God.” Our religion is not a religion of convenience, no matter how much we attempt to make it convenient. It is ... Read More »
Posted by Mary Young on 5/05/21
Happy Mother's Day!
As I mentioned last week that May is the month of Mary, it only makes sense that Mother's Day is in May. Although we should honor and express our gratitude to our mothers (and fathers) daily, nevertheless, it is appropriate to have a specific ... Read More »