November 2017

Christ the King   Dear OLPH Family and Friends,                  I can’t believe it but we are already at the end of this Church Year.  It is also the end of our Cycle with Matthew’s Gospel.  With Advent we will begin a new Church Year with Mark as...

33rd Sunday of the Year- A                                                                                                                    Dear friends in Christ,   In today second reading St. Paul gives a clear instruction that the Lord will come again, although the time or date of his coming remains God’s secret, it will certainly come but...

Nov 12th    32nd Sunday   Dear OLPH Family and Friends,                  Today’s parable of the bridesmaids describes a situation that was commonplace in Jesus’ time.  It describes an ancient wedding celebration.   These celebrations went on for days and involved the whole village.   A high point came when the...

31st Sunday of the Year - A                                                                                                           Dear friends in Christ,                The teaching of Jesus in today’s Gospel sparked by the opposition of the scribes and the Pharisees to him. The scribes and the Pharisees sat on Moses’ chair, meaning, they...