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Readings and Homilies for November 23-24, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of November 23-24, 2019, we celebrated the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe, the last Sunday in Ordinary Time. The gospel reading focuses on the worldly rulers of Israel mocking Christ on the cross, and Jesus assuring the good thief that he will be ... Read More »

New Maintenance Director Hired

Posted by Jim Thorp

Please join us in welcoming our new Director of Maintenance, Neale Holleschau. Neale has been in building management for much of his career, including with other churches. When you see him, wish him well in his work here at Saint Andrew!  

Grades 8-12 Invited to Lifeline with Catholic Hip-Hop Artist Connor Flanagan

Posted by Jim Thorp

All Saint Andrew teens in grades 8-12 are invited to the next Lifeline Mass on Saturday, December 7. Lifeline programs take place at the NET Center at 110 Crusader Avenue West, West St. Paul, MN 55118. The event begins at 6:00 PM, so we will leave Saint Andrew around ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for November 16-17, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of November 16-17, 2019, the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Jesus describes to His disciples the end times and tells them they will be hated because of His name. These words make no sense if Jesus were just a really nice guy and wise teacher: Why ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for November 9-10, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of November 9-10, 2019, the 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Jesus confronts the Sadducees with the reality of the resurrection and the afterlife, insisting that God is the God of the living, "for to him, all are alive." Fr. Mark's homily reminds us that the life ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for November 2-3, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of November 2-3, 2019, the 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, we heard the story Zacchaeus the tax collector, who climbed a tree to get a better view of Jesus and was invited into relationship with Him. Fr. Mark's homily reminds us that we all long for ... Read More »

Additional Masses This Week for All Saints, First Saturday

Posted by Jim Thorp

This week we have three Masses to mark the Solemnity of All Saints (which also cover our First Friday Mass), as well as our monthly First Saturday Mass. The schedule of these additional Masses is as follows: All Saints Vigil Mass: Thursday, October 31, 6:00 PM All Saints Morning Mass: ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for October 26-27, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of October 26-27, 2019, the 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time, we heard the parable of the Pharisee and the tax collector, in which Jesus illustrates that humility and repentance before the Lord leads to justification. Fr. Mark's homily cautions us to be mindful of God's grace and ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for October 19-20, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of October 19-20, 2019, the 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time, we heard the parable of the widow and the unjust judge, in which the old woman's perseverance convinces a powerful and fearless crook to render a justice judgement on her behalf. Fr. Mark's homily reminds us that ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for October 12-13, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of October 12-13, 2019, the 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time, we heard the gospel account of Jesus healing the 10 lepers...only one of whom returns to thank Him for this miracle. Our teaching parish seminarian, Deacon Tom Skaja, delivered all the homilies on this particular weekend. He ... Read More »