Service is Discipleship is Service


Tuesday of Week 27 in Ordinary Time This mass was offered for the repose of +Richard Baker. Rolo B Castillo © 2020

Updating Vineyard Plans


Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time It was six years ago this very weekend 2014. I recall standing in this very same spot after hearing this very same gospel on a fine fall day… Continue reading

Little But Not Insignificant


Holy Guardian Angels This mass was offered for the repose of +Rosemary Shimer. Rolo B Castillo © 2020

Nurtured in Holiness


St. Therese of the Child Jesus, Virgin & Doctor This mass was offered for the repose of Gary Kessler. Rolo B Castillo © 2020

Wrestling with Mystery


St. Jerome, Priest & Doctor This mass was offered for the repose of Bill Castle. Rolo B Castillo © 2020

God’s Presence & Action in the World


Sts. Michael, Gabriel, & Raphael, Archangels This mass was offered for the repose of +Fr. Marcin Zahuta. Rolo B Castillo © 2020

A Heart of Compassion


St. Vincent de Paul, Patron of the Diocese of Richmond Many of us have a lot on our minds these days, likely because we know people are hurting all around us. Last night… Continue reading

It Is What It Is … NOT


Friday of Week 25 in Ordinary Time You might not be able to prevent the rain. But you can carry an umbrella. “It is what it is” is a cop out. If our… Continue reading

Well, to That One it Matters


Thursday of Week 25 in Ordinary Time To those who find life burdensome and a constant drudgery, do not despair. God is making all things new. We build on the successes and blessings… Continue reading

More than Genetics


Tuesday of Week 25 in Ordinary Time I was away last week for some much-needed R&R. I realize I need to use my passport if I truly want a better experience. But what… Continue reading

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