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01/21/2018 - "I CAME TO BRING FIRE TO THE EARTH, AND HOW I WISHED IT WERE ALREADY KINDLED!"

Posted by Fr. Michael Suhy

“I came to bring fire to the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled!”   ~ Luke 12:49

St. Louise is our Father’s gift to our community! In our parish church, He has established the throne of His Son, Jesus! And we have seen together that encountering Jesus, ... Read More »

01/14/2018 - VENERABLE FATHERS, I BRING YOU MY DEAREST POSSESSION.

Posted by Fr. Michael Suhy

“VENERABLE FATHERS, I BRING YOU MY DEAREST POSSESSION.

HONOR THIS IMAGE AND YOU SHALL NEVER WANT.”  ~ Princess Polyxena

Our Lord so desires to be loved in return by us! In the 1500’s He appeared as a little child to St. Teresa of Avila. To see how much ... Read More »

01/07/2018 - COME AND SEE!

Posted by Fr. Michael Suhy

Our celebration of the Birth of our Savior, Jesus, at the 4pm Christmas Eve Holy Mass was vibrant and joyful because of both the presence and the involvement of the young families in our parish.

We saw this same vibrancy and joy when our faith formation program brought our ... Read More »

12/31/17 - 9 NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS FROM OUR BELOVED POPE FRANCIS

Posted by Fr. Michael Suhy

9 NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS FROM OUR BELOVED POPE FRANCIS  Let us take to heart the recommendations of our beloved Pope Francis:

1. “Take care of your spiritual life, your relationship with God, because this is the backbone of everything we do and everything we are.”

2. “Take care of ... Read More »

12/24/2017 - "HOW SILENTLY, HOW SILENTLY, THE WONDROUS GIFT IS GIVEN; SO GOD IMPARTS TO HUMAN HEARTS THE BLESSINGS OF HIS HEAVEN. NO EAR MAY HEAR HIS COMING......"

Posted by Fr. Michael Suhy

"How silently, how silently, the wondrous Gift is given; So God imparts to human hearts the blessings of His heaven. No ear may hear his coming, but in this world of sin, Where meek souls will receive Him still, the dear Christ enters in."

From the hymn "O Little ... Read More »

12/17/2017 - "SO THEN FAITH COMES BY HEARING AND HEARING BY THE WORD OF GOD" ROMANS 10:17

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"SO THEN FAITH COMES BY HEARING AND HEARING BY THE WORD OF GOD" ROMANS 10:17

HOW THE PEOPLE OF MEXICO HEARD THE GOOD NEWS OF JESUS In 1531, God our Father decided it was the moment of salvation for the people of Mexico. He wanted to reveal His Son ... Read More »

12/10/2017 - "DON'T FORGET WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF WE TREATED THE BIBLE AS WE TREAT OUR CELLPHONES: ALWAYS WITH US, ALWAYS CLOSE TO US!"

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"DON'T FORGET WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF WE TREATED THE BIBLE AS WE TREAT OUR CELLPHONES: ALWAYS WITH US, ALWAYS CLOSE TO US!"  ~ POPE FRANCIS

Thanks to St. Paul and Jeff Cavins, we have received keys to unlock the treasure chest of Goodness contained in God’s Word so that ... Read More »

12/03/2017 - "HE HAS SPOKEN TO US BY A SON!"

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"HE HAS SPOKEN TO US BY A SON!"

This past Sunday, Jesus revealed to us what will be at the heart of the most important conversation of our lives: the conversation we will have with Him at the end of our lives. Our Lord also revealed that there are ... Read More »

11/12/2017 - IMMERSED IN SCRIPTURE: WONDER, JOY, AND GRATITUDE

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Immersed in Scripture: Wonder, Joy, and Gratitude

 After I experienced how our first grade catechist, Mrs. Sandra, presented the Bible to her first graders, I realized the best way for me to introduce the Bible to our Parish Family was through the eyes of our first graders.

In early ... Read More »

10/22/2017 - "WE PRAY AS WE LIVE BECAUSE WE LIVE AS WE PRAY"

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“WE PRAY AS WE LIVE BECAUSE WE LIVE AS WE PRAY”

In last week’s bulletin article, we relived some of the experiences of the Apostles living their lives out in the Presence of Jesus. This week, we will sit in the bosom of Holy Mother Church as she speaks ... Read More »