Author: Fr. David Bellittiere

Passages for Prayer

From the Desk of Father David Dear Friends in Christ,              Take time to pray with each of the following passages or pick just one.  Let the passage become one with you as you...

Learning from Nature

From the Desk of Father David Dear Parishioners and Friends,                Different Saints through the centuries talked about learning from nature.  They referred to it as Natural Law.  There is so much we can...

Sanctity of Marriage

From the Desk of Father David Dear Friends in Christ,            Today’s Scriptures talk about the sanctity of marriage.  The first reading reminds us that man and woman complete each other in marriage as...

Blocks to Growth

From the Desk of Father David Dear Friends in Christ,              Today’s Gospel asks us to take seriously the call to deepen our relationship with Christ.  To “cut off” all the things that block...

On Fire about our faith

From the Desk of Father David Dear Friends in Christ,              The Road to Renewal is a Diocesan process designed to help renew and strengthen the parishes of the Diocese.  It is not about...

Faith without works is dead

From the Desk of Father David Dear Parishioners and Friends in Christ,              Jesus had a dream that all people could live as brothers and sisters of His heavenly Father.  Everything He did was...

Deep down we are called

From the Desk of Father David Dear Friends in Christ,              In the Book of Joshua, Joshua challenges the people to make a choice either to serve God or false god.  We are asked...