Browsing the November 2023 archive of Fr John's Weekly Message

Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe, November 26, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 11/24/23

Dear Friends,

We   have arrived at the last Sunday of Ordinary Time with a bang. After all that we heard and celebrated this past week, we now come to the end of Year A, the year during which we focus on the gospel of St. Matthew. Wow. And we ... Read More »

Thirty-2 Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, November 19, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 11/19/23

Dear Friends,

I heartily welcome Fr. Jim Sichko to our St. John the Evangelist Community. He is here to lift up our spirits by offering an Advent Mission that will help us prepare for our Lord’s coming. What a blessing it is to have him with us. Fr. Jim ... Read More »

Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, November 12, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 11/14/23

Dear Friends,

The church celebrates this weekend the 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A. In Chapter 25 of the Gospel according to Matthew, Jesus tells the parable of the ten virgins. At the end of the parable, Jesus tells us to be like the wise virgins. But if ... Read More »

Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time, November 5, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 11/04/23

Dear Friends,

We enter the month of November with gratitude for those who have gone before us and who have been part of our lives. Please take a moment to pray for the repose of their souls. 

As we celebrate the 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, the Church invites ... Read More »