Continuing our discussion of Socialism per recent
popes. Both St. John Paul II and
Benedect XVI lived under socialist/communist regimes – John Paul in Poland with
Nazis then Communists; Benedict in Germany with Nazis then in Bavaria with
In recent weeks we have heard a bit more conversation on socialism. In simple terms, socialism is a social
doctrine where there is centralized ownership and control of goods. Private property is limited as often are
related rights – educat ...
Thank you to all of our couples who came out for Renewal of
Marriage Vows Mass on St. Valentine’s Day!
It was a terrific turnout. Holy
Trinity is blessed with so many families.
At the Mass our couples ranged from less than two years ...
What is a consecrated vocation? Is it for the societal inept? Why aren’t there more priests and
sisters? How are vocations to the
consecrated life fostered?
The essence of a consecrated vocation is similar to that of
a married voc ...
If my memory
serves me correctly – which is a dangerous statement – I failed to thank all
who remembered us priests at Christmastime.
Thank you for your many prayers and gifts – especially the sweets that
have produced the need for more exer ...
everyone made it safe and sound through our first snow of 2019!
I was trying
to return from the Midwest in the midst of the snowstorm –O joy!
In the midst
of spending a good many hours in airports large and small, I noticed an
Again, we clergy hope that your new year has begun in a holy
and joyful manner! How are those New Year’s resolutions going?!
Over the last week I have been reminded that we
have hit the flu and cold season. As we have done in the past, ...
Thank you to everyone who helped make Christmas beautiful
and joyful at the parish! From those
involved in the music, especially Mrs. Kathy Cumber and the various choirs, to
those who decorated the church, to those who served at Masses in various ...
The happiest home was a single room house of a family of
three who lived in modest poverty. They
were the happiest family because their focus was on Jesus Christ. THE Happy Family is The Holy Family of
Nazareth – Jesus, Mary and Joseph.&nb ...
Hear and let it penetrate into your heart, my dear little son: let nothing discourage you, nothing depress you. Let nothing alter your heart or your countenance. Also do not fear any illness or vexation, anxiety or pain. Am I not here w ...