All are welcome in this place

Come visit our place of comfort and peace during these chaotic times. Enjoy the words of Father Richard Mangini, a Catholic priest and beloved retired pastor of Saint Bonaventure Catholic Community in Concord, California.

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Ash Wednesday

February 17, 2021 The meaning of the season of Lent has never changed although the way Catholics have experienced it have changed, and adapted, and continue to develop. How do we celebrate the yearly celebration of Easter, of the Resurrection of Jesus is the question?  It takes more than a day or two to prepare. Continue reading “Ash Wednesday”

February 7, 2021

5th Sunday Ordinary Time This phrase keeps coming back to me.  Jesus does “God.”  He just doesn’t talk about God or pay lip service.  Jesus heals Simon’s mother-in-law just by helping her to stand up.  He drives out whatever made people crazy in their thinking and their actions. The next day, very early in theContinue reading “February 7, 2021”

January 31, 2021

Presentation of the Lord in the Temple  “If you hear God’s voice, harden not your hearts.”  ********************************************************** I do not want to speak to the politics in your heart.  I do not want to speak to the status in your hearts.  I do not want to speak to the finances in your heart.  I wantContinue reading “January 31, 2021”

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