A Call with Old Fr. Kraft

A Call with Old Fr. Kraft

A blessed Feast of the Annunciation to you all!On this day we remember and celebrate the Blessed Virgin Mary’s oppenness and full faith in God’s perfect will, and the fruit of that faith which is Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ!As we struggle to live...

Where Jesus Walked

Archaeology is revolutionizing the way we picture the life and times of Jesus. In the past century — and especially in the past three decades — excavators in the Holy Land have uncovered startling evidence of Jesus, the Jewish world he lived and taught in and the men...

Celebrating 85 Years of Fruitcake Tradition

2015 marks the 85th year of the holiday fruitcake tradition at St. Michael’s. There are no fruitcakes anywhere quite like these! The history of fruitcakes at St. Michael’s started with the women of the parish, dating back to the 1930’s. It became a celebrated part of...

Preparing for Palm Sunday

When I was a child at St. Michael’s, my mother helped facilitate the palm cross making event, through the women’s group at the parish. I enjoyed watching her as she went through the process of preparing the palms. She would first go to collect the palm branches...