Deacon John's Blog

January 2013

Jan 28


January 28th is Feast Day for St. Thomas Aquinas, our Patron Saint.   St. Thomas was an Italian Dominican priest born around 1225 to a noble family, to the Count of Aquino.  At the age of 5, he was placed under the care of the Benedictines.  When he was older he wanted to become a priest and renounced the things of this world...
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Jan 27

Week of January 27, 2013

3RD SUNDAY ORDINARY TIME CYCLE C Last weeks Gospel was about the Wedding Feast at Cana which is a very familiar Gospel.  There is a message I’d like to talk about and that’s the message about the power of prayer.  Mary said to Jesus, “They have no wine”. and Jesus responds,  “Women, how does your...
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