Knights of Columbus Annual Lenten Fish Fries

Mark your calendars for the upcoming fish fries. The dates for these delicious meals are as follows: February 24, March 10, March 24 and April 7. Menu: fish fillets, cole slaw, potato chips or baked potato, rolls, coffee and lemonade. Serving from 5:00-7:00 pm. $8.00 for adults and $4.00 for kids age...

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Father Kirby’s Korner

Imagine being in the crowd listening to Jesus speak the words of the Gospel.  As he starts his speech you hear, “you have heard it said, ‘you shall not kill…’” and you think, “yeah, yeah, yeah, I know.”  What comes next is going to startle you.  “But I say, whoever...

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Test Post Sarah Clayton

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Father Kirby’s Korner

There is a light known in the theater world called “the ghost light.”  It is a single light bulb mounted on a simple stand about five feet tall, usually made of wood.  The light is placed right in the middle of the stage near the edge, down stage.  It is...

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Father Kirby’s Korner

In today’s Gospel we hear Mark’s version of Jesus choosing his disciples.  I can’t help thinking this is Jesus picking his cabinet much like the incoming president is. Of course these 12 do not have to submit to senate confirmation hearings nor be subjected to ongoing public scrutiny.  Their qualifications...

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Father Kirby’s Korner

Now that college football is wrapped up and there are no diversions left for me on Saturdays, it is now, for me, ordinary time in sports. Yes, there are the pros and yes there is basketball, but none of these will fill the void college football provides for me on...

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Father Kirby’s Korner

“Epiphany” a fun word to say. Try it. See! Epiphany is one of those words that can be used at parties or to impress your friends and family. It is a word that does not refer just to the Magi that visit Jesus in Matthew’s Christmas story, but has a...

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Father Kirby’s Korner

A couple of weeks ago we took up a second collection for the White Helmets Hero Fund, the first responders who are committed to saving the lives of the innocent victims of the war in Syria.  This collection was partially inspired by a former student/athlete of mine, Allie Vaughan.  Miss...

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Father Kirby’s Korner

A couple of weeks ago when I was in Israel for a little break, some of the residents, scholars and staff were invited to a Christmas concert put on by a German Philharmonic Orchestra with some professional singers performing as well. The event was held at St. Anne’s Church right...

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