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Readings and Homilies for the Weekend of July 14-15, 2018 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

Last weekend we celebrated the Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, featuring the gospel account of Jesus send the apostles out two by two to proclaim the Good News. In his first homily since his sabbatical, Fr. Mark shares how, when he heard the news of the Thai soccer team trapped ... Read More »

Wednesday Witness: Do What You Are Doing

Posted by Jim Thorp

I came to Saint Andrew after leaving a great job as faith formation director at St. Michael Catholic Church to strike out on my own as a writer, speaker and evangelist. When I arrived here, my new career was not going according to plan: I had been unemployed for ... Read More »

New Principal Hired!

Posted by Jim Thorp

Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School welcomes Tom Donlon as the new principal of Saint Andrew Catholic School.Tom brings more than 17 years of leadership experience in Catholic education and holds several education-related degrees, including: Specialist, Educational Administration Master of Science, Educational Leadership Bachelor of Arts, Theology Graduate School ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for the Weekend of July 7-8, 2018 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

Last weekend we celebrated the Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, featuring the gospel account of Jesus returning to His hometown to speak in the synagogue, only to be rejected by those who knew Him as a carpenter. Fr. Newton's homily focused on the three biblical virtues highlighted by the prophet ... Read More »

Still Time to Register for CCW Summer Tours!

Posted by Jim Thorp

The Saint Andrew Catholic Church Council of Catholic Women (CCW) is organizing two more summer tours for adults and families in the parish. Tuesday, July 17: Basilica of Saint Mary and Cathedral of Saint Paul. The second tour    will  take you to the Basilica of Saint Mary in Minneapolis and ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for the Weekend of June 31-July 1, 2018 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

Last weekend we celebrated the Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, featuring the gospel account of Jesus healing Jairus's daughter and the woman with hemorrhages. Due to technical problems, we were only able to record Fr. Newton's homily in Spanish, but we have included a link to a video reflection ... Read More »

Thank You for Making Totus Tuus a Success!

Posted by Jim Thorp

Eighty-six children and teens registered to attend last week’s Totus Tuus program—a great turnout for our first year with the program. Students enjoyed skits and songs, games and activities, daily Mass, Confession and Adoration, and more. The week culminated in shaving cream wiffle ball for the teens and a ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for the Weekend of June 23-24, 2018 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

Last weekend we celebrated the Solemnity of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, the only birthday besides Jesus' that is celebrated as a solemnity in the Catholic church. Fr. Newton's homily reminded us that John's greatness was not in power, wealth or appearance, but in his innate dignity and ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for the Weekend of June 16-17, 2018 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

Last weekend marked the Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, in which we heard the parable of sower whose seeds yield their fruit and he knows not how, as well as the parable of the mustard seed, which is tiny but produces a great plant. It was also the ... Read More »

¡Escucha aquí a Christian Valdez!

Posted by Jim Thorp

Predicador y cantante Christian Valdez estuvo con nosotros el pasado 20 de Mayo y para aquellos que no pudieron asistir y escuchar de los temas que hablo, aquí esta una grabación de su predicación. Pueden escucharla donde quiera que estén y compartir con los demás.