Updates

Updates

Dear Parish Family

Dear Parish Family, Merry Christmas!  God is with us, and our lives are changed forever for the better.  This is a time of great joy.  One can almost hear the Host of Angels singing “Glory to God in the Highest, and on earth, peace to people of good will.” Chris, Fr. Lawrence and I wish you all the joy, peace and blessing of this Holy Christmas Season. Remember, this  is…

Dear Parish Family

Dear Parish Family, Jesus is King of Heaven and Earth.  May each of us welcome Him anew into our hearts as King of our lives.  May He come with His power to overcome any relational, financial and temporal needs.  May He come with His Mercy to make us new and to set us on the right path.  May He come with His Healing to refresh and restore us in body, mind and soul.  Come…

Dear Parish Family

There is news that satanism in Canada is on the rise, and there will be an evil, sacrilegious ceremony, called a ‘black mass’ during the night of August 17 in Ottawa. These ceremonies take place regularly, but this is the first time it will be publicly sanctioned. For our part, we need not be afraid, or give this too much attention.  Yet, we must be soberly aware that we…

Dear Parish Family

I hope your summer has been enjoyable so far.  I have just returned from my three weeks of vacation in Kitchener with my family, and Fr. Lawrence has left for Toronto to enjoy some family time and vacation until August 12.  Fr. Sean Wenger has moved in to our rectory and Fr. Jerry has moved over to the rectory at St. Mary’s.  So, when Fr. Lawrence returns, we will have…

Dear Parish Family

As we celebrate the reality of Jesus’ presence among us in the Holy Eucharist, we can reflect on a few things.  The Eucharist is a Thanksgiving Offering; an intimate communion with our living God, and a sign of unity.  Therefore, let us take time to think of all the things for which we are thankful.  We can set aside any resentment, bitterness, sadness and disappointment,…