Emails From Deacon Ken

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Wednesday of the 3rd Week of Advent.  Fr. James Dorman is the celebrant and homilist for today’s Liturgy of the Word.  You can find the readings for today if you Click Here for Today's Readings.

The Reflection after the Liturgy of the Word is a prayer of intercession to St. Joseph.

Shalom, Y’All:

Welcome to Tuesday of the 3rd Week in Ordinary Time.  Click Here for Today's Readings

Yours truly is the celebrant and homilist today, and our reflection at the end is the usual Tuesday prayer to Our Lady of Fatima.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Monday of the 3rd Week of Advent and the Memorial of St. John of the Cross.  Here are today’s readings: Click Here for Today's Readings.

Deacon Tony Campise is our celebrant and homilist for today’s Liturgy of the Word, which is now posted on our Facebook page.  The reflection that follows is a prayer to the Infant Jesus of Prague.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Saturday of the 2nd Week of Advent, which is also the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe.  You can find the readings for today if you Click Here for Today's Readings.

We have had a wonderful week with our Blessed Mother: The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception and the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe…both in the same week.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Today is Friday of the 2nd Week of Advent.  Our reflection today is a prayer to The Sacred Heart of Jesus followed by the beautiful rendition of “Holy Is His Name.”

Today’s readings can be found if you Click Here for Readings for Friday of the 2nd Week of Advent.

The Alleluia verse for today really speaks to the spirit of this latter part of Advent, it seems:

Shalom, Y’All:

Welcome to Thursday of the 2nd Week of Advent.  You can read today’s readings if you Click Here for Today's Readings.

Yours truly is the celebrant and homilist for today, and our Liturgy of the Word video is up and running now on our Facebook page.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Wednesday of the 2nd Week of Advent.  Here are today’s readings: Click Here for Today's Readings.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Today is Monday of the 2nd Week of Advent and the Memorial of St. Ambrose.  The readings for today can be found if you Click Here for Today's Readings .

Deacon Tony Campise is our celebrant and homilist today for our Daily Liturgy of the Word video.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Saturday of the 1st Week of Advent. You can access today’s readings if you Click Here for Today's Readings .

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Friday of the 1st Week of Advent.  It is also First Friday.  Click Here for Today's Readings .

The Worship Aid for this Sunday’s 10:30 am live-streamed Mass is also attached.  It has the Sunday readings in it.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Thursday of the 1st Week of Ordinary Time.  Today is also the Memorial of St. Francis Xavier.  Click Here for Today's Readings

Here is some info about St. Francis Xavier from the Magnificat:

Shalom, Y’All:

Welcome to Wednesday of the 1st Week of Advent.  Here are the readings for today: Click Here for Today's Readings .

Here are some thoughts on today’s readings from the Magnificat:

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Tuesday of the 1st Week of Advent.  You can Click Here for Today's Readings. During this first part of Advent, we are hoping and praying that we are able to be prepared and ready for that time when our Lord comes for each of us so that we can experience the intimate relationship of the Trinity that Jesus describes today.

IMPORTANT NEWS

FR. JOHN HAS “REQUESTED” THAT WE NOT PRODUCE VIDEOS AGAIN THIS WEEK. 

HE IS, QUITE FRANKLY, CONCERNED THAT WE NOT GET BURNED OUT AS WE HAVE, AMONG OTHER THINGS, 6 CONFIRMATION SERVICES THIS WEEK. 

I AM GRATEFUL FOR HIS FATHERLY CONCERN FOR US. 

SO, WE WILL CRANK THEM UP AGAIN NEXT WEEK. 

Shalom, Y’All:

Welcome to Saturday of the 34th Week…which is the Last Week…in  Ordinary Time.  In fact…today is the last day in Ordinary Time.  Tomorrow is the 1st Sunday of Advent.

Here are the readings for today: Click Here for Today's Readings .

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Friday of the 34th Week in Ordinary Time.  Here are today’s readings: Click Here for Today's Readings .

Shalom, Y’All:

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone.  We hope your Thanksgiving Day is a blessed one.

I wanted to alert you to some good news: WE WILL BE LIVE-STREAMING THE 9:30 THANKSGIVINIG MASS THIS MORNING.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Wednesday of the Last Week in Ordinary Time and the Optional Memorial of St. Catherine of Alexandria.  Here is a link to today’s readings: Click Here for Wednesday's Readings .

And, here is some info about St. Catherine:

Shalom, Y’All:

Welcome to Tuesday of the 34th Week in Ordinary Time and the Memorial of Saint Andrew Dũng-Lạc, Priest, and Companions, Martyrs.  The readings for today can be found if you Click Here for Today's Readings