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Readings and Homilies for September 21-22, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of September 21-22, 2019, the 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time, we heard the gospel account of the parable of the dishonest steward. This is one of the most difficult parables to understand, because it can appear to us that Jesus is encouraging us to imitate the steward's dishonesty, ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for September 7-8, 2019 (English only; no Spanish Mass due to Fall Festival)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of September 14-15, 2019, we celebrated the 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time. In the Gospel, Jesus reveals God's great mercy toward sinners, sharing the parables of the lost sheep, the lost coin, and finally, the prodigal son (or the forgiving father). Fr. Mark's homily reminds us that, like ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for September 7-8, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of September 7-8, 2019, we celebrated the 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time. In the gospel, Jesus provides His followers with stark instructions for discipleship, calling us to be completely detached from family, friends and possessions and belonging entirely to God. He even says we must pick up ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for August 31-September 1, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of August 31-September 1, 2019, we celebrated the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, in which Jesus admonishes those attending a banquet not to seek the seats of honor, but to humble themselves. Fr. Rick's homily focuses our attention on receiving, with gratitude, the gifts God has actually given ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for August 24-25, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of August 24-25, 2019, we celebrated the 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time. In the gospel, Jesus urges His followers to strive to enter through the narrow gate and warns that many people will not be strong enough to do so. At Saint Andrew, we also distributed ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for August 17-18, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of August 17-18, 2019, we celebrated the 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time. All three readings speak of the division, persecution and suffering that come from following the will of God and sharing His word and mission...yet that is what we are called to do. Fr. Rick's ... Read More »

Discipleship Questions: How Do I Know Jesus Is Real? How Can I Get to Know Him?

Posted by Jim Thorp

One of our goals for this summer was to provide more opportunities for the parish to share food and fellowship, growing in relationship with each other and with Jesus. As part of this effort, we've held a monthly Ice Cream social after one of the Tuesday evening Masses in ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for August 10-11, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of August 10-11, 2019, we celebrated the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, in which Jesus urges his disciples to be vigilant and persevering in their faith. On Saturday evening, we also celebrated a Mass of Thanksgiving for Saint Andrew's own Fr. Gregory Crane, who was ordained to ... Read More »

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Mass Times

Posted by Jim Thorp

Join us next week in celebrating the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a Holy Day of Obligation. Masses are:

Wednesday, August 14, at 6:00 PM

Thursday, August 15, at 8:00 AM and 6:00 PM

 

Readings and Homilies for August 3-4, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of August 3-4, 2019, we celebrated the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time. The Old Testament reminds us that earthly things are fleeting, and in the gospel, Jesus urges detachment from material goods and money. In his homily, Fr. Mark shares a personal story of how issues ... Read More »