In These Final Days Before the Election…………

By this time next week we will all have to cast our ballots for the various elections at the local, state, and federal level, including a vote for the next President of the United States of America (aka POTUS) who will appoint new justices to the Supreme Court of the United States (aka SCOTUS). This[…]

Deacon Tom’s Homily – 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time

After praying, reflecting, and reading the Bible commentaries, the message of today’s readings became quite clear to me: they are about persistence, perseverance, and remaining faithful. Perseverance of the Israelites in battle against the Amalekites, St. Paul telling Timothy to be persistent, and Jesus teaching his disciples with that parable to be persistent and persevere[…]

Deacon Tom’s Inaugural Blog

indulgenceMy Inaugural Blog I’ve been thinking about starting a blog for several months now and have finally gotten to the point where everything is in place to do it. Why do I want to do this? I have a growing passion to spread the good news inspired by the outreach via social media and other[…]