Browsing the November 2021 archive of The Pastor's Note
Posted by Delma Garcia on 11/19/21
Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ the King
When the question of Christ's kingship comes up in this Sunday's Gospel reading, Jesus redirects us to the true meaning of divine kingship. Without denying that he is the king, he says: "The reason I was born into the world is ... Read More »
Posted by Delma Garcia on 11/12/21
33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Do you have an unending problem? Where's Jesus? In this Sunday's Gospel reading, Jesus speaks of his Second Coming. And here he hasn't even finished his first coming! How confusing it must have been to the disciples.
They grew even more confused after Jesus ... Read More »
Posted by Delma Garcia on 11/05/21
32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Following Jesus requires a tremendous amount of trust, because he often takes us to unexpected places that require new growth, difficult sacrifices, and moving beyond the boundaries of what's familiar and comfortable.
Consider the two widows in this Sunday's first reading and the Gospel ... Read More »