Message from Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. THE MERCY, POWER, AND LOVE OF GOD:      The first reading today, from the book of Wisdom, makes its point over and over, at least five times in five verses! God is mighty, … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. FRUIT OF THE WORD: The seed is the word of God. The agricultural metaphors in all of today’s readings give richness to the message that the word of God, cultivated in our hearts, … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. A HUMBLE KING:  Like a tonal center in music, the note to which we keep returning in today’s readings is humility. We wait in joyful expectation for the coming of our Lord … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time. THE RICHNESS OF LIFE IN CHRIST: Today we have the beautiful story of the woman promised a child, the wonderful exhortation about life in Christ, and a powerful instruction from Jesus. An embarrassment … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time.     FEAR NOT: How do people find hope in the face of suffering and death? That is the question addressed by today’s scriptures. We hear of the suffering of Jeremiah and the … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ. TRUST IN JESUS: Today’s feast celebrates another central mystery of our faith—the mystery of the Eucharist. Like the mystery of the Trinity, the real presence of the Body and Blood of … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate Pentecost Sunday. SEND OUT YOUR SPIRIT: Last week we heard that, following the Ascension, the disciples, Mary, and other followers of the Lord retreated to the upper room in prayer. This week we hear that, while praying in that … [Read more…]

Message from Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Ascension of the Lord. SHARE THE HOPE:   The readings for today’s celebration of the Ascension of the Lord once again remind us that as Christians we are people of hope. In the second reading Saint Paul eloquently … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Sixth Sunday of Easter. PEOPLE OF HOPE: Throughout this Easter season the readings have drawn us into the experience of the early church. We have tasted the excitement and zeal of the first Christians. Now, with them, we listen … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Fifth Sunday of Easter and Mother’s Day! THE WAY: Today we sense the apostles’ trepidation as they begin to realize that the Lord would soon be leaving them. In their fear, they ask, “Master, we do not know … [Read more…]