Browsing From the Heart by Fr. Will

A Blessed & Happy Mother’s Day

Posted by Carol Dolinar

 I send my blessings of a Happy Mother’s Day to all our mothers. May you be filled with the grace and peace of the Lord today and always. In a special way I pray for the eternal rest of all mothers who have gone before us. Eternal rest grant ... Read More »

Transitions

Posted by Carol Dolinar

Transitions are difficult, but necessary for life and growth. Jesus told the Greeks, “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains alone; but if it dies, it bears much fruit. He who loves his life loses it, and ... Read More »

Blessed & Happy Easter!

Posted by Carol Dolinar

Jesus Christ is Risen! He is risen indeed! It is Easter Day. This the greatest celebration of the year. This is the great day of rejoicing, Jesus Christ is Risen! It is so great of a day that the Church takes eight full days to celebrate. This is known ... Read More »

Lectio Divina

Posted by Carol Dolinar

Our transformative journey of Lent continues. We can begin to see and feel the joy of Easter is upon us. The spring weather is upon us. It is both here and not yet. There is a tension of Lent and Easter, penance and joy, discipline and freedom, along with ... Read More »

Spiritual Reset

Posted by Carol Dolinar

As we prayerfully enter the Third Week of Lent, it is a good time to take a deep breath and review where we are with our Lenten disciplines of Prayer, Fasting, and Acts of Charity. This third week is prime time to reevaluate our Lenten plan. Or perhaps to ... Read More »

Three Pillars - Prayer, Fasting, Acts of Charity

Posted by Carol Dolinar

Lent is upon us. During the great Season of Lent, we have the opportunity to renew our spiritual lives and therefore our entire lives which depend so deeply on it. The state of our interior life affects every aspect of our lives. If we leave it unattended to, life ... Read More »

Nuptial Blessing

Posted by Carol Dolinar

This week we celebrate National Marriage Week. Also, on Tuesday, Saint Valentine’s Day, we celebrate World Marriage Day. I offer all of our husbands and wives a blessing of renewal this week. May you grow deeper in love with one another that your marriage covenant may be strengthened by ... Read More »

The Bible is Catholic

Posted by Carol Dolinar

Catholics are called to read the Bible. Each week at Mass we hear from the Old Testament, Psalms, New Testament and the Gospels. The Mass guides us into the mystery of God’s love for us. In the Liturgy of the Word we hear from every book in the Bible ... Read More »

March for Life

Posted by Carol Dolinar

The March for Life is and has been the largest organized civil rights movement march within the United States for the past several decades. Each year nearly a million people (of which the majority are in their teen years) March for Life within all of its stages. The witness ... Read More »

A Blessed New Year!

Posted by Carol Dolinar

A Blessed and Happy New Year! Every year we begin anew. The custom of Church has been in recent times to dedicate the New Year to the intercession and protection of Mary, the Mother of God. The Church New Year has already begun with the First Sunday of Advent ... Read More »