April 2019

  Dear OLPH Family and Friends,   CHRIST IS RISEN! HE IS RISEN INDEED!  This ancient form of Easter Greeting says very simply what it is we believe and why we are so excited.  As St. Paul says, If Christ is not raised then our faith is in...

Palm Sunday Dear friends in Christ, Holy Week begins on Palm Sunday with a double focus, the Triumphant Entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, and the Story of Jesus’ Passion and Death. Today, the procession with palms into the church invites us to experience Jesus’ march on that first...

Dear OLPH Family and friends, The following would have been eliminated due to space limitations. It pretty much says what I intended. "The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery and made her stand in the middle." The episode of the...