Browsing the January 2015 archive of Pastor's Message

week of February 1, 2015

Posted by Marilee Fitzgerald on 1/29/15

Sunday 2/1/15 is 70 days before the Great Feast of Easter!  In the years before the liturgical reforms of the Second Vatican Council, today was called Septuagesima Sunday; the word is Latin for 70.  Just so next Sunday and the Sunday after were known as Sexagesima (60) and Quinquegesima ... Read More »

Week of January 18, 2015

Posted by Marilee Fitzgerald on 1/16/15

      Today begins the Universal Church’s Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, a prospect that is nearer now than it has ever been since Pope Francis has been working so hard to build or repair bridges.  One of the titles we use to describe the Pope is ... Read More »