Pastor’s Desk 09-25-18

At the screening of the film Mot her Teresa during the fortieth anniversary of the United Nations in 1983, the Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar rose from his seat to introduce St. Teresa of Calcutta (Mother Teresa) to an elite gathering of the representatives...

Pastors Desk 08-19-18

In October 1972, a plane carrying 46 passengers, a Uruguayan rugby team and their families and supporters, to an exhibition game in Chile crashed in the Andes. Nando Parrado, one of the survivors, tells the story of their 72 - day struggle against freezing weather and...

Pastors Desk 08-12-18

One day in Port Huron, Michigan a partially deaf boy came home from school with a note from his teacher. He handed it to his mother. She opened it and slowly read it. The note suggested that her son was too dull to learn. He was holding back the whole class. It would...

Pastors Desk 08-05-18

In one of the Chicken Soup for the Soul books there is a story told by a doctor. It is about a five-year-old girl named Mary who had suffered a stroke that left half of her body paralyzed. Even more tragically, she had been hospitalized for treatment of a brain tumor,...

Pastors Desk 07-29-18

Monsignor Arthur Tonne has a funny story on today’s Gospel lesson. A village farmer stopped at a restaurant in the nearby town and sat near a group of young fellows who were acting up, shouting at the cook and heckling the waitress. When his meal was set before him...

Nota de nuestro pastor 12-7-14

Un monje estaba pasando a lo largo de una       carretera desierta y peligrosa. Se encontró a un hombre herido con fiebre alta desamparadamente tirado en la carretera. El monje tuvo compasión de él y empezó a cuidar de él. El limpió las heridas y las ató con hojas...

Pastor’s Desk 12-7-14

A monk was passing along a dangerous and deserted highway. He came across a wounded man with high fever lying         helplessly on the roadside. The monk took compassion on him and began to take care of him. He cleaned his wounds and tied them with medicinal leaves;...

Nota de Nuestro Pastor – 11-29-14

Hay un psicólogo de Harv ard llamado Howard Gardner quien está intentando revolucionar el estudio de la inteligencia. Dice que hemos estado estudiando el I.Q. muy mal. La mayoría de todas las pruebas de inteligencia qu e las instituciones de aprendizaje y empleo...

Pastor’s Desk – 11-29-14

There is a psychologist at Harvard named Howard Gardner who is trying to revolutionize the study of intelligence. He says that we have been studying I.Q. all wrong. Almost all the intelligence tests the institutions of learning and employment conduct only measure one...

Nota de nuestro Pastor – 11-23-14

Como un Sacerdote procedente de la India,   encuentro tantas cosas fascinantes en los     Estados Unidos. Las hermosas costas, parques nacionales, ríos, montañas con nieve, poderosos puentes, trenes largos, caminos y control de tráfico, limpieza en lugares públicos,...

Pastor’s Desk 11-23-14

As a priest coming from India, I find so many fascinating things in the U.S. The beautiful seashores, National parks, mighty rivers, snowy mountains, mighty bridges, mile long trains, roads and traffic management, Cleanliness in public places etc., are some of these....

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