June 2019

13th Sunday   Dear OLPH Family and Friends,   On this 13th Sunday of Ordinary Time we hear a couple of stories of God calling Prophets and Disciples.  In our first reading, God says to Elijah: “You shall anoint Elisha, son of Shaphat of Abelmeholah, as prophet to succeed...

Corpus Christi Sunday - C   Dear friends in Christ, “Why do I have to go to Mass?” “Stop forcing your religion on me.” “I am a Catholic, I believe Christ, but I don’t go to Mass.” “I can pray to God in my heart, and there is...

Trinity Sunday – June 16th   Dear OLPH Family and Friends, Today brings us to a Sunday in Ordinary Time, but we don’t use green vestments this Sunday or next.  The Easter season is followed by two doctrinal feasts: the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity and the...

Pentecost Sunday - C19                                                                                                                                       Dear friends in Christ,   The gospel for the Feast of the Ascension of Jesus talks about two ‘goings’, one is Jesus’ going back to the Father, the other is the great commission, the sending...