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Parish Blog

Message for 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Fr. Benedict O'Cinnsealaigh

July 15, 2018

Jesus sent His disciples out “two by two” to proclaim the Good News of the coming of the kingdom of God. Interestingly, we usually only have one priest in a parish, one bishop in a diocese, and one Pope in the Church. Let’s face it, most ... Read More »

Message for 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Fr. Benedict O'Cinnsealaigh

July 8, 2018

Saddened by the lack of faith displayed by the people of His own town, Jesus only performed a few healings for the sick who had come to hear and see Him. What a missed opportunity that must have been for those who needed Jesus the most. ... Read More »

Welcome Fr. Benedict!

Posted by Fr. Benedict O'Cinnsealaigh

July 1, 2018

Being appointed pastor of Our Lady of Victory parish comes as a gift and I am very grateful to God our Father and Archbishop Schnurr for appointing me as your parish priest. Also, many thanks to Fr. Reutter for his outstanding pastoral ministry as pastor. May ... Read More »

Message on Family Unity

Posted by Randi Hom

Click HERE to read the full message from Archbishop Schnurr

Goodbye from Fr. Reutter

Posted by Father James Reutter

June 24, 2018

This is a very sad week for me, as I prepare to leave the parish on the afternoon of next Sunday, July 1st.  I will have the Sunday Masses and a going away reception and then have to “ride off into the sunset” to my ... Read More »

Fr. Benedict Makes Profession of Faith & Oath of Fidelity

Posted by Randi Hom

Click HERE to read letter from Archbishop Schnurr

The Sanctuary Wall Project

Posted by Randi Hom

By: John Roebel

Thanks to a generous, fully funded donation from a parish family, the decorative surface of the wall behind the altar has been changed to complement the reverent and inviting theme associated with the church renovation two summers ago. This project took a little longer to design ... Read More »

"Let them eat cake?" - Part II

Posted by Father James Reutter

June 17, 2018

Several months ago, I wrote about a case then wending its way up to the Supreme Court: the 2012 case of Colorado baker Jack Phillips who refused to make a cake explicitly supporting a homosexual couple’s “wedding.”  (This was before the Supreme Court invented, by a ... Read More »

Corpus Christi Poem

Posted by Father James Reutter

June 10, 2018

Last Sunday we celebrated the solemn feast of Corpus Christi – the Body and Blood of Christ.  I wrote about it then.  But there is so much packed in to that great feast that I wanted to revisit it today.  There are some extraordinary treasures in ... Read More »

Praying with St. John Paul II on Corpus Christi

Posted by Father James Reutter

June 3, 2018

On the feast of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (often called by its Latin name, Corpus Christi), the centuries-long tradition of the Church has been to take our faith literally out into the streets:  That is, to display to the world the greatest ... Read More »