Pastor’s Desk 06-16-2019

Three Russian monks lived in a faraway Island. Nobody ever went there. However, one day their bishop decided to make a pastoral visit to learn more about their religious life. But when he arrived he discovered that they did not know even the Lord’s Prayer. So he spent...

Pastor’s Desk 06-09-2019

If in 1968 someone had asked which country would dominate watch-making in the 1990s, most people would have said Switzerland. This is because Switzerland had dominated the world of watch- making for the previous sixty years. They led the search for new ways to...

Pastor’s Desk 06-01-2019

A beautiful old story tells of how Jesus, after his Ascension into Heaven, was surrounded by the Holy Angels who began to inquire about his work on earth. Jesus told them about His birth, life, preaching, death and Resurrection, and how he had accomplished the...

Pastor’s Desk 05-12-2019

Everyone, it seems, is interested in my numbers. I go to the grocery store to buy some groceries. After the checkout woman rings up my bill, I pull out my checkbook and write out the check. She takes it from me. She looks at the information. Numbers tell her where I...

Pastor’s Desk 05-05-2019

Fr. Mark Link S.J. once told an incident that happened during the great depression (AD 1929-1939). Jobs were scarce, and when an opening was announced, dozens of applicants applied. On this particular occasion, they crowded into a waiting room, eager to be interviewed...

Pastor’s Desk 2-8-15

A well-known speaker started off his seminar by holding up a crisp new $20 bill. There were 200 people in the room. The speaker asked them, "How many of you would like to have this $20 bill?" Hands went up all over the room. Then the speaker said, "I'm going to give...

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...