December 2021 archive of Fr. Rob's Weekly Message
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 12/28/21
Happy New Year! 2022!!! Can you believe it?!
We have all shared many paths these past two years that we never thought we would. But, here we are and for the most part we are doing well and surviving.I think of all the people who have had ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 12/26/21
“Hope & Anticipation…Forward in Faith” and “Hope, Peace, Joy & Love” were our all too quickly passed themes for Advent. These words are as appropriate as we now move into our Christmas Season!
Where have you and I been in our relationship with the Lord these past ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 12/16/21
Dear Friends,Really. Really. I am writing about the Fourth Sunday of Advent Already?Remember our parish themes? Saint Catherine of Siena was /is “Hope and Anticipation…Forward in Faith.” The Church of the Transfiguration was/is “Faith, Hope, Joy and Love.”And, may I humbly ask each of you did these themes speak ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 12/09/21
Dear Friends,“Rejoice in the Lord always. I shall it again: rejoice!”These words come from this weekends second reading of Philippians chapter 4.Perfect words for this third weekend of our Advent which is traditionally known as Gaudete Sunday. Gaudete means to us rejoice! Our Advent is drawing us closer to ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 12/02/21
Dear Friends,Our second reading on this Second Sunday of Advent comes from Philippians 1:4-6, 8-11. I love this reading as it is full of "Hope, Peace, Joy and Love"! Its proclamation certainly encourages us with "Hope & Anticipation, to go Forward in Faith"!What blessings to realize "that the one ... Read More »