Browsing the January 2022 archive of Fr John's Weekly Message

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, January 16, 2022

Posted by SJE Admin on 1/21/22

Dear friends,

I am filled with inexpressible gratitude to God for enabling us to celebrate with joy yet another anniversary to commemorate the dedication of our beautiful sanctuary, the house of God where we find comfort, solace, forgiveness of our sins, and consolation. I am reminded of our forefathers ... Read More »

Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, January 9, 2022

Posted by SJE Admin on 1/10/22

Dear friends,

Today we celebrate the Baptism of the Lord. This feast marks the end of the Christmas season, and you can now put away the Christmas decorations. Congratulations to those who persevered by ignoring the secular dictates of how Christmas should be celebrated as opposed to the ways ... Read More »

Feast of the Epiphany of the Lord, January 2, 2022

Posted by SJE Admin on 1/08/22

Dear friends,

We celebrate the Solemnity of the Epiphany today, recalling the journey of the Magi and the gifts they brought to honor the newborn King. In responsorial Psalm 72, we sing, “Lord, every nation on earth will adore you,” a truth fulfilled by the visit of the Magi ... Read More »