Pastor's Message

Dear Sisters and Brothers,

            THE POWERFUL PRESENCE   The name Jesus means “God saves.” It was a pretty common name in Jesus’ day just as it is in Latin America today. Nevertheless, there is only one Jesus of Nazareth, the Son of God and the Son of Mary , the perfect manifestation of God’s love, our Life, our Salvation.   Ever since He was a child, Jesus radiated peace, joy, hope and salvation to everyone whom he encountered. His very being reflected and radiated the joy and the saving power of God. Those shepherds on that holy night were filled with joy to see the child lying in the manger. The elderly pious and righteous Jew, Simeon, exclaimed, when he took Jesus into his arms, “Now, Lord, you can let your servant go in peace for my eyes have beheld our salvation. ” We also recall the surprise and admiration of those who were in the synagogue that day at Nazareth when Jesus got up before them and read from the prophet Isaiah: “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, for he has anointed me to announce Good news to the poor.” Or who can forget the […]

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