From the Pastor's Desk...
July 5th, 2015

14th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Today, the media reported the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that there is a constitutional right to same-sex marriage under the Fourteenth Amendment.

I am deeply saddened by this ruling.

This decision does not change the way Scripture defines marriage, the context of which was born long before the birth of Catholicism. In Genesis, we read God makes female and male out of love, for love. The love between a husband and wife is placed in their hearts by God to fulfill His design for each person. The sanctity of marriage unites the entire being of spouses in love and is a sign of God’s love for humanity. It is the joining of a man and woman to be co-creators with God to bring children into the world....