Browsing the September 2022 archive of The Pastor's Note

Pastor's Note| 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time| September 25, 2022

Posted by Delma Garcia on 9/25/22

26th Sunday in Ordinary Time

What was the rich man's sin in this Sunday's Gospel story? What tormented him after he died? Being wealthy is not sinful; what tortured his soul was his decision to not share his wealth with Lazarus while he had the opportunity.

Death is not ... Read More »

Pastor's Note| 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time| September 18, 2022

Posted by Delma Garcia on 9/15/22

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Poverty, as exampled by many Saints, is not the only path of holiness. This Sunday's Gospel reading tells us how a person can be affluent and holy at the same time — as exampled by other Saints.

If we recognize that our possessions are ... Read More »

PAstor's Note| 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time| September 4, 2022

Posted by Delma Garcia on 9/02/22

23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

What in your life is a higher priority than your relationship with God? That's what Jesus wants us to look at in this Sunday's Gospel reading. Which people? What work? What trial? What possessions? What friendships? What goals? What activities?

What crosses do you ... Read More »