Browsing the 2018 archive of Community Insights

What are you Thankful for? Week 2

Posted by Suzanne Najman on 12/11/18

In his Thanksgiving homily, and last week's blog post, Fr. Peter reminded us to be thankful for the little things.  The heating bill, the yard work, and even that person singing off key, or the parent speaking too loudly (because they can't hear too well).

This week, we asked ... Read More »

What are you Thankful for?

Posted by Suzanne Najman on 12/03/18

What are you Thankful for?

From Fr. Peter's Thanksgiving Homily.  Remember - no matter the circumstances, there is ALWAYS something to be THANKFUL for!

I am thankful for the mess to clean up after a party because it means I have been surrounded by friends.

I am thankful for ... Read More »


Posted by Suzanne Najman on 9/10/18


I know the church news at the moment is pretty grim. Its the summer of shame and all that, but Catholics should buckle up their swords and polish their shields.

It has always been a spiritual battle, and warfare is messy and there are casualties and there ... Read More »

Fr. Michael's Thoughts on Formation

Posted by Suzanne Najman on 8/31/18


The author to the book of Genesis states clearly that God made us all from the dust of the earth and he fashioned us in his own image and likeness. The fall of Adam and Eve brought a defect to our likeness to God. It has therefore been ... Read More »

May 20, 2018

Posted by Suzanne Najman on 5/21/18

Mater Ecclesiae MosaicBy Adrienne Keogler “Jesus is the sun and Mary is the dawn announcing His rising.”Pope Francis.

This quote takes on new meaning on the streets of the city of Danbury these days. The sun now rises and sets on the Dawn and The Son. Combining the thoughts ... Read More »