Pastor's Corner

Pastor's Corner

July 8th - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

The summer heat is upon us! 

It reminds me of a homily I heard in Lake Havasu City when I was nine years old. It was a record break-ing heat in the middle of July and the air conditioning was not working in ... Read More »

July 1st - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

Next Wednesday is the 4th of July. We celebrate our Independence as a Nation. We celebrate our Freedom which has come at great cost and which is still at risk in so many ways both from without and from within. Freedom is often ... Read More »

June 24th - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

St. Paul tells us that “for freedom Christ set us free; so stand firm and do not submit again to the yoke of slavery.” 

Then he goes on to explain the true sense of freedom. Many people think nowadays that they are pret-ty ... Read More »

June 17th - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

On this joyous occasion I would like to wish all of our Dads a: 

HAPPY 

FATHER’S 

DAY! 

May God our Father in Heaven bless you abundantly on this day and always and may you strive every day to be a true reflection of ... Read More »

June 3rd - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

As we celebrate the great Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ this Sunday I pray that each one of you will have a deep experience of His love and grow ever more aware of the gift He gives us each time ... Read More »

May 27th - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, 

It is with great joy that I write to thank you all from the bottom of my heart for your generous response to the Campaign Together Let Us Go Forth, / Juntos Sigamos Adelante! I have to say that I am truly edi-fied ... Read More »

May 20th - From the Pastor

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ:

Our journey as Catholics is not yet complete – God has much more in store for us! He calls us to step out in faith, to deepen our walk with Him and to bring others to an encounter of His love: to become ... Read More »

Together Let Us Go Forth - Juntos Sigamos Adelante

Posted by Rebecca De La Torre

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ: 

As a community of faith, we at Queen of Peace Parish have a unique opportunity to participate in the Together Let Us Go Forth - Juntos Sigamos Adelante Campaign. This historic campaign, which will spread throughout the Diocese of Phoenix will touch the lives ... Read More »

May 13th - 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 will know ... Read More »

May 6th - 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 »