BBQ Pulled Pork Dinner accompanied by Frozen Custard Sundaes
Now on the first day of the week Mary Mag'dalene came to the tomb early, while it was still dark, and saw that the stone had been taken away from the tomb. So she ran, and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one whom Jesus loved, and said to them, "They have taken the Lord out of the tomb, and we do not know where they have laid him."
Meeting in the Music Room
Meditation: What was it like for the disciple who had stood at the cross of Jesus and then laid him in a tomb on Good Friday, to come back three days later and discover that the sealed tomb was now empty? John, along with Peter, was the first apostle to reach the tomb of Jesus on Easter Sunday morning. Like Mary Magdalene and the other disciples, John was...
The Sacred Legacy of Last Words
There is a reverence attached to last words that makes them rise above everyday speech. When loved ones die, we read their “last will and testament” with elevated solemnity. After a tragic suicide, we look for a note as a clue to the person’s state of mind and heart. When a condemned criminal is executed, we pause to offer the opportunity for closure by asking, “Any last words?”
Father Rick's Blog
Over the past month, our Gospel has been taken from chapter 5 of St. Matthew’s Gospel. We have heard a great deal about being authentic, intentional disciples.
What is an intentional disciple?
It is something that you do not just fall into by accident. To be an intentional disciple, you make a deliberate choice to follow Jesus and act like Jesus!