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Fr. Joe's Homily from March 22nd

Posted by Lisa Kopczyk on 3/26/20

Without having planned it, this emergency situation has come to us precisely in the Lenten season. Hopefully, this present time of silence and a desert-like feeling will help us empty ourselves of any selfishness and lead us to a true Easter conversion. Let us recognize the Son of God ... Read More »

Deacon Carlos Londono's Homily from January 11th/12th

Posted by Lisa Kopczyk on 1/13/20

Today the Church celebrates the Baptism of the Lord. We celebrate that the Lord Jesus is the one and the only one.

At his Baptism, when the Lord came up from the water, the voice of God the Father introduced Him to us saying: “This is my beloved Son ... Read More »

Fr. Joe's Homily from January 11th/12th

Posted by Lisa Kopczyk on 1/13/20

It’s 6:28 on a Saturday night. The radio announcer thanks his listeners for listening (who knows how many there are in Manitowoc), and he lets the record run as he runs out the door. He’s gone. My lifeline.I’m now all by myself. There is not a single person in ... Read More »

Deacon Carlos Londono's Homily

Posted by Lisa Kopczyk on 5/15/19

May 15, 2019 Homily by Deacon Carlos Londono

 

In the Gospel this morning, Jesus continues speaking about that intimate connection, that loving relationship that exists between Jesus the Son and God the Father.

He says:

“Whoever believes in me believes also in the one who sent me, and ... Read More »

I am Going to Meet God by Carlos Londono

Posted by Lisa Kopczyk on 6/28/18

The Clinical Pastoral Education summer internship at Darmouth-Hitckcock Medical Center is leading me to meet God in a whole new way. Every Monday and Friday from 8 a.m. until 4.30 p.m. I am asked to visit patients in the Intensive Care Unit. I usually knock on the door ... Read More »

On Easter!

Posted by Lisa Kopczyk on 4/04/18

ON EASTER! By Carlos Londono

 

The Lord is Risen! Indeed, He is risen!

This used to be the way the first Christians greeted each other as they celebrated the Resurrection of Jesus.

To celebrate the Resurrection is to celebrate the fact that the Father said YES to Jesus.

... Read More »

Lent and Loving Well by Carlos Londono

Posted by Lisa Kopczyk on 2/14/18

Lent and Loving Well by Carlos Londono

Lent is also a time to acknowledge the fact that we not always love, and sometimes when we do love we don’t love well.

All of us received a commandment: “love one another as I have loved you” (John 13: 34-35). So, ... Read More »

Carlos' Pilgrimage to Rome

Posted by Lisa Kopczyk on 1/24/18

From January 3rd through the 11th, all the seminarians currently studying theology at saint Francis de Sales Seminary, had the blessing to pilgrim to Italy.  It was a beautiful trip in which we had the chance to visit Orvieto, Assisi, Subiaco and Rome.  We spent most of our time ... Read More »

Lourdes - Where God Lifts Up the Lowly

Posted by Lisa Kopczyk on 8/31/17

Lourdes - Where God Lifts Up the Lowly by Carlos Londono

          

As some of you may know already, I had the gift to work for our Lady of Lourdes Shrine, France this past month of July.

The summer between first and second Theology at ... Read More »

Carlos' Trip to the Dominican Republic

Posted by Lisa Kopczyk on 7/12/17

As I begin my second week of service here in Lourdes, I would like to reflect back on my trip to the Dominican Republic from June 6th through the 13th, as part of the missionary outreach of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee.

Our Archdiocese has a sister parish, La Sagrada ... Read More »