Browsing the December 2021 archive of MESSAGES FROM FR. PECCHIE

Fr. Pecchie's Message 12/19/21

Posted by Web Staff on 12/30/21

Each one of us has experienced God’s action in our lives in some special way, in a Bethlehem-like way, at least once: Maybe through a truly uncanny God-incidence, or through an answered prayer, or through the providential intervention of a friend or loved one. Jennifer Miller, the founder and ... Read More »

Fr. Pecchie's Message 12/12/21

Posted by Web Staff on 12/22/21

Today December 12th is the feast day of Our lady of Guadalupe. The miraculous Tilma of our Lady is a mini-catechism of what Mary represents for us and for the Aztec people at the time. With this image over 5,000 converted to the faith, but more importantly it ended ... Read More »

Fr. Pecchie's Message 12/05/21

Posted by Web Staff on 12/14/21

The most glaring evidence of God's desire to be involved in our lives is the sacrament of the Eucharist. Every Mass, when Jesus becomes truly present in the Eucharist, is like another Bethlehem, another Christmas. Through the Eucharist, Jesus continues to accompany and nourish His people, staying involved in ... Read More »

Fr. Pecchie's Message 11/28/21

Posted by Web Staff on 12/09/21

There’s something compelling about a promise. When you promise something to someone, you’re giving part of yourself. When someone you trust promises that they will come through for you, you don’t feel alone. Your friend is promising you their presence. The Bible is filled with God’s promises to us. ... Read More »

Fr. Pecchie's Message 11/21/21

Posted by Web Staff on 12/01/21

There are three ways to understand the word "truth." And the fundamental truth that "God is love" fits into all three. First, truth can refer to facts, to the way things are. Jesus on the cross bears witness to the fact that God is not primarily power, anger, or ... Read More »