Browsing the April 2018 archive of Pastors Corner

Good Shepherd Good Men

Posted by Fr Peter Cipriani on 4/24/18

The portrait of the shepherd as our Lord envisions it begins, well, at the very beginning. Adam was the first shepherd.  He had his sheep to tend certainly, in fact he had an entire Eden of animals and plants to care for.  After creating Adam in His own image ... Read More »

Honoring those in Education

Posted by Fr Peter Cipriani on 4/16/18

When the Founding Fathers of this country spoke about the necessity of providing youth with good education, the emphasis was on making them good citizens who could then contribute to and improve the welfare of the newly developing country.

Benjamin Franklin once said: “The good Education of Youth has ... Read More »

Doubting Thomas

Posted by Fr Peter Cipriani on 4/09/18

We are familiar with the phrase seeing is believing and in the hyper-technological age we live in, with so much seeing going on…it seems there is little room left for faith…and as the name Didymus means twin…perhaps more often than not we are guilty of being the identical twin ... Read More »

Home Sweet Home

Posted by Fr Peter Cipriani on 4/03/18

A couple of weeks ago when I was walking down Stratfield road…I saw a word scrawled in red paint across the front of a house: demolition. Then a week or so later, it was completely gone except for a crater where once the house stood.

With Holy Week approaching, ... Read More »