25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

WHAT IS AT THE CENTRE?  By Elizabeth Chesley-Jewell On this twenty-fifth Sunday in ordinary time we hear Jesus’ parable of the dishonest steward. Upon being fired by his manager the steward returned to the individuals owing his manager money and lowered their debt. He did this

Sixth Sunday of Easter

GUIDED BY THE SPIRIT By: Elizabeth Chesley-Jewell In our gospel this week Jesus tells his disciples, “the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you everything and remind you of all that I told you.” The Holy Spirit here

Fourth Sunday in Lent

A TIME OF RECONCILIATION By Elizabeth Chesley-Jewell On this Fourth Sunday of Lent we are presented with the Parable of the Prodigal Son. Lent is a time of reconciliation, where we have the opportunity to repair what has been broken in our relationships so that we

First Week of Advent

PREPARE YOUR HEARTS By: Elizabeth Chesley-Jewell Today is the First Sunday of Advent. For the next four weeks we wait with great anticipation for the birth of Jesus Christ. Through the years the meaning of this season has deepened for me but ever since I was

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

GRANT ME WISDOM  By Elizabeth Chesley-Jewell Happy Thanksgiving! Over the course of this weekend we pause and reflect on the many blessings we have received. Family and friends, food and shelter, employment and education, health and freedom, the list goes on and on. In a fast paced