Pastor's Corner

Pastor's Corner

May 21st, 2017 - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

 

 

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

Two weeks from today is Pentecost! It is the birthday of the Church! The day that Jesus sent the Holy Spirit upon the Apostles in the Upper Room where He had celebrated with them the First Eucharist and now was confirming ... Read More »

May 14th, 2017 - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

On this very special day let us raise our voices in thanksgiving and in love and say from the depths of our hearts:  HAPPY  MOTHER’S  DAY! 

I pray that all mothers will be blessed abundantly by God on this day and that they ... Read More »

May 7th, 2017 - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

As we begin this month of May, dedicated to the Blessed Mother, I pray that our Lady Queen of Peace will continue to bless each one of you and bring you closer to her Son Jesus every day of your lives. 

Mary is ... Read More »

April 30th, 2017 - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

Last Tuesday was the Feast of St. Mark. He was one of the first Christians and wrote one of the Gos-pels, proclaiming the Good News of Christ to all the world. His testimony has been handed on from generation to generation right down ... Read More »

April 16th, 2017 - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

On behalf of all the clergy and staff here at Queen of Peace, I would like to wish you a: 

HAPPY AND HOLY EASTER SUNDAY 

EASTER WEEK AND EASTER SEASON! 

Remember, the Easter Season lasts for 50 days until Pentecost, so let the light of ... Read More »

April 9th, 2017 - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Today is Palm Sunday! Jesus enters triumphantly into Jerusalem amidst songs and acclamations of praise. He is the one they were waiting for! Hosanna to the Son of David! But in just five days the same crowd will be yelling to crucify Him. Why? 

For us, and for our ... Read More »

March 12th, 2017 - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Estimados Hermanos y Hermanas en Cristo, 

En este primer Domingo de Cuaresma, escuchamos una vez más sobre Jesús que es llevado por el Espíritu al desierto donde es tentado por el demonio. San Mateo nos da la versión más completa que nos dice mucho de cuanto Jesús entró realmente ... Read More »

March 5th, 2017 - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

On this first Sunday of Lent we hear once again about Jesus being led by the Spirit into the desert where He is tempted by the devil. St. Matthew gives us the longer version of these events and they speak volumes to us ... Read More »

January 29th, 2017 - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Chapter 13 of St. Paul’s first letter to the Corinthians is probably one of the best known or most popular texts of Scripture. It is a beautiful description of love. But, it is also a demanding description. God wants us to love one ... Read More »

January 22nd, 2017 - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, On January 25th, we celebrate the Feast day of the Conversion of St. Paul who was largely responsi-ble for the initial and ongoing evangelization by his missionary and apostolic endeavors as he pro-claimed the message of Jesus Christ to the world. St. Paul ... Read More »