From Father Tom …

This weeks Gospel: Mark 13:24-37 Jesus said, “In those days, after that suffering, the sun will be darkened,and the moon will not give its light, and the stars will be falling from heaven,and the powers in the heavens will be shaken. Then they will see ‘the Son of Man coming…

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From Father Tom …

Matthew 5:1-12 When Jesus saw the crowds, he went up the mountain; and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. Then he began to speak, and taught them, saying: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.“Blessed are those who mourn, for they…

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From Father Tom …

Last week Deacon George and I decided to alternate weeks with our weekly messages and since he wrote last weeks, this weeks is my turn. Here is the Gospel for this Sunday, Proper 20. The GospelMatthew 20:1-16 Jesus said, “The kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out…

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From Deacon Tom …

6/18/2020 This will be my last message as a deacon. Next week on Wednesday the 24th of June at 3:00 PM at St. Mark’s Cathedral in Minneapolis, Bishop Craig Loya will ordain me a priest in the Episcopal church, the Lord willing and the people and the bishop consenting. The…

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From Deacon George …

6/11/2020 Who Was that Masked Man? My college roommate, Bruce, used to tell a story about Clayton Moore, who played the Lone Ranger on TV when I was so young that I would sit cross-legged in front of the screen until my grandmother would pick me up by the ear…

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