Browsing the November 2022 archive of The Pastor's Note

Pastor's Note| First Sunday Advent| November 27, 2022

Posted by Delma Garcia on 11/23/22

First Sunday of Advent

Hope is the theme of the First Sunday of Advent. In the readings for Mass, Isaiah describes a future in which all is well because (1) God is recognized as the highest authority and (2) obeying him is the people's highest priority.

This vision gave ... Read More »

Pastor's Note| Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ the King| November 20, 2022

Posted by Delma Garcia on 11/18/22

Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ the King

In this Sunday's Gospel reading, one of the criminals hanging next to Jesus on the cross represents us. Jesus is our king and we want to spend eternity with him in his kingdom. As long as we have this attitude, there ... Read More »

Pastor's Note|32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time| Nov. 6, 2022

Posted by Delma Garcia on 11/04/22

32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Do you believe in the resurrection? That's the question that Jesus indirectly poses when he challenges the Sadducees in this Sunday's Gospel reading.

As Christians, we believe that someday we will experience a resurrection like Christ's after we depart from this present earthly "age" ... Read More »