March 2019

2nd Sunday of Lent   Dear friends in Christ,   St. Luke reported that on the Mountain of Transfiguration Jesus revealed his identity in his glorified body to Peter, John, and James. The story of Transfiguration is not only about Jesus but also about us, as St. Paul wrote,...

1st Sunday of Lent   Dear Friends and Family of OLPH, Remember the days when we thought we would know it all when we received our diploma and even advanced degrees. No more exams – no more studies;   how quickly that illusion was dispelled. We learned quickly that the...

8th Sunday of the Year - C   Dear friends in Christ,   In today’s first reading, Sirach proclaims God’s wisdom and offers this practical advice: “Praise no man before he speaks, for it is then that men are tested.” Fr. Charles Miller writes about human language, saying, “Human language...