Author: Jennifer Morrison

  • Homily for the Twenty-Sixth Sunday OT

    If you can handle one more “When I was a kid” story, I thank you for your indulgence. But, “when I was a kid,” every spring we would go to […]

  • Bulletin Column 9/25/22

    Dear Friends and Parishioners,Friendships are very important. And all the priests were reminded of that at our AnnualPriest Retreat in Boise on September 12–15, 2022. The theme was Friendship with […]

  • Thoughts on the Gospel for 25th Sunday

    After listening to Deacon George Canney’s homily on the Gospel this past weekend, I wanted to share some of the thoughts I had about the readings and Gospel. All of […]

  • Homily for the 25th Sunday OT – Cycle C

    Many of you may recall Fr. Bill Taylor, now retired, who served at St. Augustine’s here in town around 2005-2008. Fr. Bill grew up in a large family; money was […]

  • Homily for the Twenty-Fourth Sunday OT

    For those of you who know Fr. Joe Schmidt you know that he is a voracious reader.  If you ever saw his house there are books everywhere.  His fireplace hearth […]

  • Bulletin Column 9/11/22

    Dear Friends and Parishioners,We used to ask the question: “Do you remember where you were when President Kennedy wasshot?” I can remember being at Jessie Beck School in Reno. I […]

  • Homily for the Twenty-Third Sunday OT

    Let’s start with the easy one.  From the book of Wisdom we have a wonderful prayer.  It comes from King Solomon.  Born the illegitimate son of King David and Bathsheba, […]

  • Bulletin Column 9/4/22

    Dear Friends and Parishioners,A few days ago, we celebrated the opening of a new school year at our Parish School. St. Mary’sParish School is a constant reminder that the gift […]

  • Homily for the Twenty-Second Sunday OT

    You might remember the scene at the beginning of the movie Titanic when Jack escorts Rose and Molly Brown to dinner in the first class dining room. They sit at […]

  • Homily for the Twenty First Sunday OT

    I suppose like many of us I have a group of friends that are very dear to me. They are the type of friends that you may not see for […]