Category Archives: Pastoral Message

A Message from Fr. Hurley (December 6, 2020)

May the Peace of our Lord be with you all! This second week of Advent proclaims more penitential preparations for those preparing for His coming. Today Mark’s Gospel is directly referring or actually quoting Isaiah the prophet. You may recall Isaiah’s familiar words: “A voice cries out: In the desert prepare the way of the…
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A Message from Fr. Hurley (November 29, 2020)

In this beginning of our new liturgical year, Advent week 1, what does the Word of God say? “What I say to you, I say to all: ‘Watch!’” Although today we begin this new year for our church, I am still thinking of last weekend’s joyful time when 67 young people from our parish received…
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A Message from Fr. Hurley (November 22, 2020)

“…And the King will say to them in reply…” Today we celebrate Christ the King as we conclude this liturgical cycle of our public worship cycle. It is so awesome to see in today’s scriptures the clear connection of our Lord, Jesus Christ to the role of Shepherd. Yes, Christ is our King, but not…
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A Message from Fr. Hurley (November 15, 2020)

Peace be with you all, We are now into week 33 of ordinary time for our liturgical calendar. That means we are getting close to the Advent Season. I really cannot believe we are a couple weeks away from Advent and the COVID restrictions continue to endure and inhibit our worship life in the church.…
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