October 2019

30th Sunday - C   Dear friends in Christ, In today’s Gospel Jesus taught how prayer could change people’s life using the story of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector who went up to the Temple area to pray. The Pharisee stood high in front of the altar,...

29th Sunday of the Year - C Dear friends in Christ, The Readings of this weekend tell about the great importance of prayer in our lives: we are to be faithful in prayer because God is faithful in listening to us. Like Moses in the First Reading...

28th Sunday   Dear friends in Christ,   The Scripture Readings today present the beauty of one of the great human virtues, gratitude.  In these readings we’re told of the eleven people who were cured from their leprosy, one in the First Reading by the prophet Elisha, and ten...

27 Sunday C 19 My dear friends in Christ,   In today’s First Reading, prophet Habakkuk prayed to God, crying out, “How long, O Lord? I cry for help but you do not listen! I cry to you ‘Violence!’ But you do not intervene.” And the Lord answered,...