The Baptism of the Lord

This Sunday, January 10 we celebrate The Baptism of the Lord. This feast day also marks the end of the Christmas season. Jesus' baptism marked the start of his public ministry. Your baptism is the start of your lifelong mission as a Christian to follow the example Jesus has given us and to spread the... Continue Reading →

The Epiphany of the Lord

This weekend we celebrate The Epiphany of the Lord. In Matthew 2:1-12, we hear about the magi searching for the newborn King of the Jews. When they found the infant Jesus, they did him homage and presented him with gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.  The new year is a time for resolutions. It is... Continue Reading →

St. Stephen – Deacon and Martyr

On December 26, the Catholic Church celebrates the feast of St. Stephen. St. Stephen was one of the first ordained deacons of the Church. This is discussed in Acts of the Apostles 6:1-6, “At that time, as the number of disciples continued to grow, the Hellenists complained against the Hebrews because their widows were being neglected... Continue Reading →

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas! Today is a special day as we celebrate the amazing gift of the Word Made Flesh coming to dwell among us. He was born in poverty as a helpless infant in the most humble surroundings. Jesus, our Lord, who came to experience our lives with its joys and sorrows. Jesus our teacher, brother... Continue Reading →

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