Bulletin: February 12, 2017

  Bulletin: February 12, 2017 Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time Our readings today draw us into deep matters of the heart. First, Sirach teaches that although we experience many things beyond our control, we face essential choices in life. These choices have profound consequences, for good or for evil. God does not coerce our choices,…

Bulletin: February 5, 2017

  Bulletin: February 5, 2017 Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time When Jesus presents the images of salt and light in today’s Gospel from Matthew, he is describing some of the primary characteristics for his community of followers. As salt adds flavor to food, so Christians are to bring hope and meaning to their world. As…

Bulletin: January 29, 2017

  Bulletin: January 29, 2017 Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time In our Gospel reading from Matthew, we hear the Beatitudes, the stirring opening to the Sermon on the Mount. Jesus is proclaiming the coming of the kingdom of God, and begins by considering what kind of people will enter and participate in this kingdom. They are…