12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

June 25, 2017 Dear People of God, Next weekend, we will welcome Fr. Peter Blake, our new pastor, to St. Luke the Evangelist Parish.  Some of us met him last weekend at the 5:30 pm Mass, when he relieved me since I celebrated two weddings that day.  I think he...

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The Most Holy Trinity

June 11, 2017 Dear People of God, We have just received our third and fourth air conditioning repair estimates which means that we can select one and get a start date to replace the chiller.  I will meet with the Finance Committee and Parish Council, and anyone who would be...

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Pentecost Sunday

June 4, 2017 Dear People of God, Please keep us in you prayers as we proceed with repairs to the church air conditioning system, and pay for our “stack” repair in the rectory. Please welcome seminarian Steven Kalinowski to our parish.  He is getting a little on-site parish experience over...

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The Ascension of the Lord

May  28, 2017 Dear People of God, It is just one half hour change to 7:30am Sunday, from 8:00am for the first Mass.  I sense many of our early Mass attendees will welcome a more fresh, early start to their Sundays with this time change.  The reason for this change,...

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6th Sunday of Easter

May 21, 2017 Dear People of God, Regarding the air conditioning system,  we have a proposal from our current service provider for a chiller replacement priced at $55k, but we need two other bids to satisfy requirements for financial help from the archdiocese, so are pursuing those.  We do have...

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6th Sunday of Easter

May 14, 2017 Dear People of God, We are moving into summer, enjoying the moderate temperatures as we proceed to repair our church chiller, part of the refrigeration system.  We received an estimate from American Boiler for an exact replacement of the existing chiller, $55,000; they are looking at other...

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4th Sunday of Easter

May 7, 2017 Dear People of God, Just before Easter, we hosted a visit from the other churches in Richmond Heights to get to know each other.  We presented an introduction to Stations of the Cross, and then went downstairs for sandwiches and conversation.  Apparently, with each visit to the...

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Divine Mercy Sunday

April 23, 2017 Dear People of God, Thank you to everyone for your attendance and help this Easter.   Were not the flowers on the altar so attractive?  Thank you to Phil & Pat Winter for buying and arranging them for us.  Thank you to all who contributed funds for...

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Easter Sunday

April 16, 2017 Dear People of God, Christ is risen! Indeed He is arisen!  What beautiful words that banish our disappointments, worries and fatigue!  Our most basic needs are satisfied in these words.  Eternal, heavenly life with Father, Son and Holy Spirit, with every joy imaginable.  What a future awaits...

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