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Fr. Dave's Take On It 4/15/2018

Posted by Sara Wilke

A visiting Irish motorist was about two hours from San Diego when he was flagged down by a man whose truck had broken down. The man walked up to the car and asked, “Are you going to San Diego?” “B’gosh I am,” the Irishman answered. “Do you need a ... Read More »

From the Pastor 4/15/18

Posted by Sara Wilke

Dear Parishioners, We had our first 6:30 p.m. Sunday night Mass. This was our first week with our Mass time change. First, I want to say thank you to the 4:00 p.m. Marshall site folks that shifted to find a new Mass time and/or place. I was at the ... Read More »

Fr. Dave's Take On It 4/8/2018

Posted by Sara Wilke

The new girl next door, to the older gentleman, was single and very attractive. He could see her place from his kitchen window. He watched one evening as she got home from work and was very surprised when she walked across the yard and knocked on his front door. ... Read More »

From the Pastor 4/8/2018

Posted by Sara Wilke

Dear Parishioners,

Merry Easter to everyone! Given our winter weather, snow and cold, it seems more like Christmas than Easter. I trust spring is coming.

A huge thank you to the many volunteers and our staff that helped to make our Holy Week and Easter services a great celebration ... Read More »

Fr. Dave's Take On It 4/1/2018

Posted by Sara Wilke

A very self-important college senior attending a football game took it upon himself to explain to a senior citizen sitting next to him why it was impossible for the older generation to understand him and his generation. “You grew up in a different world, actually an almost primitive one,” ... Read More »

From the Pastor 4/1/2018

Posted by Sara Wilke

Dear Parishioners,

Happy Easter to you! The tomb is empty the Lord is risen from the dead. Let’s ring the bells! We are doing just that. The Angelus is now ringing at St. Boniface at noon and 6 p.m. (We decided not to ring at 6 a.m. out or ... Read More »

Fr. Dave's Take On It 3/25/18

Posted by Sara Wilke

In a convent in Ireland, the 98-year-old Mother Superior lay dying. The nuns gathered around her bed trying to make her last journey comfortable. They tried giving her warm milk to drink but she refused it. One of the nuns took the glass back to the kitchen. Then, remembering ... Read More »

From the Pastor 3/25/18

Posted by Sara Wilke

Dear Parishioners,

Congratulations to the Roncalli Boys Basketball team on first place at state. Thanks to the coaches, parents and the whole school in being a part of a record setting event; 1st time state champions! It was nice to see that part of the celebration was for the ... Read More »

Fr. Dave's Take On It 3/18/2018

Posted by Sara Wilke

A billion is a difficult number to comprehend, but one advertising agency did a good job of putting that figure into perspective. A billion seconds ago it was 1959; a billion minutes ago, Jesus was alive; a billion hours ago, our ancestors were living in the Stone Age; a ... Read More »

From the Pastor 3/18/2018

Posted by Sara Wilke

Dear Parishioners,

Some years ago, when I was Vocation Director, I took eight young men, some were seminarians and some were thinking about it, out for dinner one night. At the end of the meal, kind of as a game, and a lesson on costs, I asked, “Who can ... Read More »