Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Epiphany of the Lord. LOOKING IN THE RIGHT PLACES: “Appearances can be deceiving,” as the saying goes. As we celebrate the epiphania, the “appearing” of the eternal Word of God on earth, this is still true. What rapturous … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Happy New Year and every blessing to you and your family in 2016!               As your Pastor, I want to take this opportunity to sincerely THANK all of you for your commitment, support, encouragement and interest in our parish community of faith that we call Saint Ambrose. Personally, I want to THANK all of you … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Merry Christmas! It’s that time of year again when the nights are cool, the hearths are welcoming, when lights are turned on and decorations and tinsel glitter, when carols are sung and people are welcomed home. Yes, Christmas is with us again and what a joy it brings, the joy of being together, grandparents, parents, children and … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Third Sunday of Advent. CELEBRATE: This Sunday, God rejoices and sings because of us. We read in Zephaniah today that God “will sing joyfully because of you, as one sings at festivals” (Zephaniah 3:18). We know … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Second Sunday of Advent. PUT ON JOY: Today, Baruch speaks of the splendor that lies ahead for the city of Jerusalem and for all of us, regardless of where home is for us. Throw off strife, he … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the First Sunday of Advent. THE COMING KINGDOM: Jeremiah could see it coming—the kingship of Jesus and the restoration of Jerusalem. But was anybody listening? Is anybody listening now? It must have been tough being a prophet, … [Read more…]

Message From The Pastor

GIVING THANKS Somebody once said that unexpressed gratitude is like winking at somebody in the dark. You know what it is all about but the person who needs to be thanked does not. We need to say thanks just as we should be ready to graciously accept another’s thanks. Growing up in Ireland, one of … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join  us today to celebrate the Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time. GETTING THROUGH THE TOUGH TIMES: “It’s going to get worse before it gets better” is a phrase that prepares us to buckle up for a rough ride. We know that enduring a difficult time … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time. GIVING ALL: Trusting widows play a significant role in this weekend’s readings. At the point of poverty, when giving even the smallest amount of what they had could imperil their health … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join  us today to celebrate the Solemnity of All Saints. WE LONG TO SEE GOD’S FACE: “Lord, this is the people that longs to see your face.” This antiphon for today’s responsorial psalm offers the focus for today’s readings. As we on … [Read more…]