Browsing the July 2022 archive of The Pastor's Note

Pastor's Note| 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time| July 24, 2022

Posted by Delma Garcia on 7/22/22

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time

In this Sunday's Gospel reading, Jesus teaches us how to pray with faith. Notice that his parable does not say that we can get everything we ask for. Not everything is good for us; the "bread" that runs as a theme through this scripture ... Read More »

Pastor's Note| 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time| July 17, 2022

Posted by Delma Garcia on 7/15/22

16th Sunday in Ordinary Time

In this Sunday's Gospel reading, Jesus speaks to us about our anxieties and worries. They distract us. They're harmful to us if we let them control our lives, because they take our eyes off of our Lord and focus us on what's going wrong ... Read More »

Pastor's Note| 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time| July 10, 2022

Posted by Delma Garcia on 7/08/22

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

The opposite of love is not hate. It's apathy: ignoring a need, not caring, and doing nothing when there is something we can do to relieve suffering. In this Sunday's Gospel reading, Jesus gives us the Parable of the Good Samaritan to explain that ... Read More »