Category Archives: Pastoral Message

A Message from Fr. Hurley (March 14, 2021)

Greetings everyone, As we enter the fourth week of Lent, I hope this penitential season is moving us all toward a more joyful Easter event. However, this pandemic and all the associated issues and restrictions make it seem like an extended, yearlong, penitential season! I have no idea when the pandemic protocols regarding the celebration…
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A Message from Fr. Hurley (March 7, 2021)

Peace be with you, We are well into our Lenten journey as we prep for the Easter mysteries. This week’s Gospel includes the cleansing of the temple by our Lord. This brings two things into my mind. The first reaction I have involves the fact that it is the Lord Himself who is cleansing and…
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A Message from Fr. Hurley (February 28, 2021)

“This is my beloved Son, Listen to him.” Mk 9:7-8 I am always drawn to these words. But during this period of Lent I find them even more compelling. As we prepare ourselves for Easter, we find the disciples being prepared by the Lord for his death and resurrection. This Transfiguration of the Lord provides…
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Ash Wednesday, 2021

This year, like everything else in the church, Ash Wednesday will not be the same as every previous year. Due to the pandemic restrictions, our priority is to reduce risks and so we will not be having all sorts of Masses on Ash Wednesday. We will provide some options for folks who would like to…
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