The Great Commandment

In Today’s Gospel, (Mark 12) Jesus summarizes the Ten Commandments and tells us to love God with all our strength, and to love our neighbor as ourself.  The Gospel values are timeless – and always applicable – including these days that we live in.  We have many neighbors who need Read more…

A Good Day For The Church

Before this day ends, I would like to share a few thoughts.   Since Monday evening, the priests of Alaska along with the bishops have gathered here in Anchorage for our annual convocation.  I am tremendously impressed with the selfless dedication of these men.  These priests serve an area twice Read more…

Ash Wednesday Mass on UAA Campus

Earlier today I posted a reflection for the beginning of this Lenten journey. Here I simply wish to share some photos from the Mass that I celebrated today on the University of Alaska – Anchorage campus with a good gathering of students and faculty. This gathering provided a nice opportunity Read more…