Browsing the 2018 archive of Letters from Father Ben

Are you ready for Christmas?

Posted by Chuck Nelson on 11/27/18

Dear Parishioners and Friends,

Are you ready for Christmas? It’s a question we are often asked. How can we as Catholics actually prepare ourselves best for Christmas? How can we keep the season of holiness in our hearts as we wait in joyful hope for the coming of our ... Read More »

Dear Parishioners and Friends of St. Mark's

Posted by Chuck Nelson on 8/31/18

Dear Parishioners and Friends of St. Mark's,   As a priest and your pastor, I find the recent news from the Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report and that of former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, sickening, disheartening and demoralizing.   I feel it is important to remind you, as parents who entrust ... Read More »