Posts from June 2017

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Fr. Hernan’s Farewell Message

by Fr. Hernan Cely

  There are some places we pass through, and there are some places that have the power to hold us – always. Memories of people and events. Memories of challenges and resolutions. Memories of “baby steps” extending to strides. With you, dear friends, I “hit my stride” in so many ways. Your patience with my […]

The Our Father

by St. Elizabeth Ann Seton

The Our Father In Fr. Robert J. Spitzer, S.J., Ph.D. book FINDING TRUE HAPPINESS – Satisfying Our Restless Hearts, he states that “The Our Father is a virtually perfect personal prayer” ¹. He focuses on eight beginning phrases of the Prayer and provides his paraphrasing of those in his book as follows: Our Father who […]

Homily for Trinity Sunday

by Fr. Hernan Cely

Holy Trinity “In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit” The Sign of the Cross is the expression of our belief in the Holy Trinity and our realization of the possibility for the fulfillment of our human existence. The mystery of the Holy Trinity reveals the oneness of […]

Homily for Pentecost Sunday

by Fr. Hernan Cely

Receive the Holy Spirit Today I would like you to keep in mind three things regarding to the Solemnity of Pentecost. First, when the Holy Spirit came upon the Apostles and disciples, the church was born. It was the Spirit who transformed the disciples from faithful followers to bold preachers who would give up their lives […]