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Sunday, November 10, 2019

Posted by Nancy Wahl on 11/07/19

I urge you and ask you to share this article with someone you believe needs to hear this invitation from our parish and me, thanks!

Dear Friends,

Once again, today we gather around our Eucharistic, unfortunately, there are a number of our sisters and brothers absent from our celebration. ... Read More »

Sunday, November 3, 2019

Posted by Nancy Wahl on 10/31/19

Dear Friends,

This hopeful headline is what I woke up to last Sunday.  “Amazon synod calls for married priests, pope to reopen women deacons’ commission.”  This was the headline in National Catholic Reporters’ daily online edition.  The NCR went on to report: The Vatican gathering of Catholic bishops from ... Read More »

Sunday, October 27, 2019

Posted by Nancy Wahl on 10/24/19

Dear Friends,

The month of October is traditionally a time to call our attention to vocations in our Church.  Of course, when we say “vocations in our Church” many people will automatically think priesthood, but as well exampled here at Transfiguration a Church’s vocation are much more than priesthood.  ... Read More »

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Posted by Nancy Wahl on 10/17/19

Dear friends,

It is Monday evening, October 14, and for the last nine days I have been with two different religious orders.  For five days I was with the Franciscan Friars at Mount Irenaeus in Friendship, NY and for the last four days I have been with the Benedictine ... Read More »

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Posted by Nancy Wahl on 10/10/19

Dear Friends,

Thomas "Tip" O'Neill, the longtime Speaker of the House in the U.S. Congress—once declared, "All politics is local."  He was explaining how the problems and concerns of towns and cities around the country affect the actions of their representatives and senators in Washington, D.C.

This year Tip ... Read More »

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Posted by Nancy Wahl on 10/03/19

Dear Friends, 

I will be away from the parish from early Monday until next Tuesday afternoon.  The first five days I will be on retreat at Mount Irenaeus, just outside Friendship.  The Mount is a retreat house run by the Franciscans from St. Bonaventure and its primary ministry is ... Read More »

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Posted by Nancy Wahl on 9/26/19

Dear Friends, 

I begin by thanking you for expressing your support of me, especially over the last several weeks, but in the wider spectrum over the last several years as we deal with the sex abuse crisis and resulting scandal.  Your encouragement is a heartfelt gift in my life ... Read More »

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Posted by Nancy Wahl on 9/19/19

Dear Friends,

The Children’s Agenda (TCA) is a local non-profit agency whose focus is to advocate for children’s issues and to help   us to keep our eyes on those issues. The month of October is dedicated to their work and so I thought I give them some   attention.  I ... Read More »

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Posted by Nancy Wahl on 9/13/19

Dear Friends,

The Seven Themes of Catholic Social Teachings of our Church are a dominate factor in our Roman Catholic tradition.  They are at the very core of our faith, thus our daily ministry as Baptized people needs to reflect the Social Teachings.  Some believe the Catholic Social Teachings ... Read More »

September 8, 2019

Posted by Nancy Wahl on 9/04/19

Dear Friends,

A couple of months ago we implemented some safety measures for the parish and in particular for the church on Sunday mornings.  The most noticed measure is the request that everyone enters the church by the main front doors.  The second safety step is the implementation of ... Read More »

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