May 26, 2013

Dear Brothers and Sisters, In this Year of Faith, Pope Francis has invited Catholic parishes throughout the world to join him in prayer in honor of the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood  of Christ (Corpus Christi) which we celebrate next Sunday, June 2. In...

Climate Change: Values and Science Call Us to Action

Responding to climate change makes sense both from our Catholic values and from a scientific viewpoint, expert speakers said recently. Over the last few weeks, the Catholic Community of St. Francis of Assisi has been holding a community conversation on climate change,...

"My New Friend"

His name was Richard. He was my new friend from the St. Francis Inn. The first night we arrived, I volunteered to be the “juice pourer” out in the courtyard. The guests were mingling out in the courtyard and I happily poured the juice. That’s where I...
May 19, 2013

May 19, 2013

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Happy Pentecost! April 25, 1982 is the anniversary of the founding of our parish and afforded us the opportunity to commemorate the 31st Anniversary of the founding of our parish and the many ways the Holy Spirit is at work within our...

May 12, 2013

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Happy Mother’s Day to all our moms who are present here and to all who nurture and bring forth the life of Christ through the witness of their daily living and caring for others. On April 25, the day on which our parish was founded, The...