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

Fifth Sunday of Lent, March 26, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 3/26/23

Dear friends,

I would like to start out noting that I was edified to see so many of you avail yourself of the opportunity to celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation on Tuesday, March 21, 2023. This sacrament is one of the best ways to keep our focus on our ... Read More »

Fourth Sunday of Lent, March 19, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 3/19/23

Dear friends,

On the 13 March 2023, Pope Francis celebrated the 10th anniversary of his election. We take this opportunity to thank God for his ministry. We thank Pope Francis as well for tirelessly reminding us that our true mission is to proclaim the Gospel to all and for ... Read More »

Third Sunday of Lent, March 12, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 3/11/23

Dear friends,

Thank you for your overwhelming support for --and especially your presence at -- the Lenten Mission offered by Fr. Tim Daly.  We were truly blessed to have had his presentation during this time when we are turning our gaze toward our Eucharistic Lord in this year of ... Read More »

Second Sunday of Lent, March 5, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 3/06/23

Dear friends,

It is now the Second Sunday of Lent, and we have really gotten into this holy season committed to draw closer to God. But some may be struggling. We might have trepidation or fear or anxiety or dread, even apathy, or some other visceral response to this ... Read More »