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Entries for February 2016

Ponderings…Beyond the Homily!
By Father Bob Kraig     Learning the tricks and trades of social media has been a real growth experience for me.  Our parish face book page, our revamped web page, our new phone app and many other little bits and pieces have truly enriched my ministry. As I pondered where I’m at with new technologies I re...

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Eucharist Means Giving Thanks
By Fr. Bob Kraig      Reflection for the weekend of January 23/24. (Lk. 1:1-4, 4:14-21), the Third Sunday of Ordinary Time. Every time we celebrate Eucharist (a word which means ‘giving thanks’) we come into contact with the all-loving and forgiving God who gives us everything we have. In the first reading...

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Do Whatever He Tells You
By Fr. Bob Kraig      Reflection for weekend of January 16/17 – Jn 2:1-11      This weekend’s gospel of the wedding at Cana and Jesus turning water into wine compels us to ask the question: ‘Where do we go when the old runs out and something new needs to emerge?’ Mary sees a ne...

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Who Am I in the World?
By Fr. Bob Kraig      Reflection for Baptism of the Lord January 9/10 (Lk. 3:15-16, 21-22)      People often get rid of things after the holidays – clothes, books, - might even ask ‘why am I keeping this around?’ There’s something about doing that kind of thing that bottom line say...

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