Fourth Sunday of Lent

March 26, 2017 Dear People of God, Congratulations to all of us for the wonderful, happy Mass Mob last Sunday!  Thank you to everyone for what you did to make our former parishioners feel welcome and our visitors to feel the thrill of discovery of a truly beautiful church in...

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Third Sunday of Lent

March 19, 2017 Dear People of God, Happy Mass Mob weekend!  We welcome Bishop Hermann and Msgr. Kennedy, Fr. Boisaubin, Fr. Stoltz, Deacon Matt Witte and Deacon Dave Osmack.  We all have emotional ties to the people of St. Luke and memories of beautiful Masses, Baptisms, weddings, and consoling funerals,...

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2nd Sunday of Lent

March 12, 2017 Dear People of God, We had a great group, twenty or so St. Luke parishioners ~ adults AND children, doing a thorough cleaning of the church for the upcoming Mass Mob.  God bless all of our Mass Mob committee members for giving up their Saturday morning so...

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First Sunday of Lent

March 5, 2017 Dear People of God, We had Ash Wednesday, with the opportunity to get Lent off to a good start.  It is always a visual wake up to me, seeing everyone with the cross, or at least a dark spot on their foreheads.  The reality and importance of...

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8th Sunday in Ordinary Time

February 26, 2017 Dear People of God, We truly do have many more visitors at our weekend Masses, especially the 10:30 am on Sunday.  Please join me in visiting with each of the visitors, with the goal of inviting them back the following weekend.  Many of the visitors I reach...

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7th Sunday in Ordinary Time

February 19, 2017 Dear People of God, Thank you to John Weiler and everyone who helped with the “Donut Sunday” reception downstairs in the St. Joseph Room.  He and I noted that we filled up the room with parishioners visiting with each other after the 10:30 am Mass last Sunday. ...

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6th Sunday in Ordinary Time

February 12, 2017 Dear People of God, We have been blessed to baptize little MacKenzie Claire Chazen, and James Peter Martin two weekends ago; and Henry Kyle Flowers this past weekend.  It is a privilege, and good for the parish, to baptize these little ones.  Over time they will add...

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5th Sunday in Ordinary Time

February 5, 2017 Dear People of God, We have just lived through some Richmond Heights history this last Monday. The faith-filled funeral of our former mayor, James Finger and father of Judy Beck.  All of the family members attended, including former Mayor Jim Beck, and there was a police escort...

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4th Sunday in Ordinary Time

January 29, 2017 Dear People of God, Eighty-three people were at the 10:30 Mass this last weekend, a record for recent times!  There were many new faces and I had a chance to strike up a conversation with a long-absent parishioner who said she liked what she saw, and  intended...

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3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

January 22, 2017 Dear People of God, Thank you Lord that we got through the icy weather this last week without icing during the last rain event.  None of us slipped at St. Luke, to my knowledge.  Thank you to Amir who came Saturday to apply extra salt to our...

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