Father's Message


We are going to hear the name Barabbas a bit during Holy Week this coming week, especially on Thursday and Friday during the Gospel readings. He is the character whom the crowd wants released by Pilate during the “passover pardon” instead of Jesus, whom Pilate sees as innocent. Read more »


In his time in this world, Jesus was known as a popular itinerant preacher and storyteller. The world of the ancient Near East was much simpler than that of our modern society, with our smart phones, computers, and other sources of endless entertainment. Read more »