Fr. George's Blog

May 2018

May 24

Trinity Sunday

Baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. The eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had ordered them. When they all saw him, they worshiped, but they doubted. Then Jesus approached and said to them, “All power in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go,...
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May 16

PENTECOST SUNDAY

With Pentecost we find ourselves at the conclusion of the Easter season, but at the beginning of a new journey.  Pentecost comes from the Latin word, pente-coste, which means “fiftieth day.”  It’s hard to believe that it’s been seven full weeks and a day since the Easter Vigil, and my hope and prayer is that as...
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May 10

7th SUNDAY of EASTER

     Happy Mother’s Day! Before I quote some of this weekend’s second reading, I would like to begin by truly celebrating the amazing women, many of them who are mothers, in our parishes. You nurture us in so many ways and I am sure we all delight in seeing new mothers (and grandmothers!) bring their children to our...
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May 3

6th SUNDAY of EASTER

As I write these words, I am still overwhelmed by the beautiful Confirmation Celebration eighty-one of our young people experienced with members of Holy Trinity Parish. This weekend, we will also be celebrating First Communion at the Church of St. Joseph and St. James Church and look forward to next weekend when we will celebrate the Sacrament...
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