Author: Lauren Goracke

  • Homily for the Twenty-Seventh Sunday OT

    When the Apostles say “Increase our faith” Jesus probably let out a huge sigh. “Now what do they want? Haven’t you seen what we have been doing?” “Increase our faith.” […]

  • Bulletin Column 8/7/22

    Dear Friends and Parishioners,While most of us are trying to squeeze in a few more things to do as August begins, here aresome other things you might consider adding to […]

  • Homily for the 16th Sunday OT – Cycle C

    Today’s Scripture accounts might read something like this: local family is stunned when, out of the blue, a stranger hands them a check for five million dollars! When interviewed later […]

  • Homily for Good Friday, Cycle C – Moscow

    “Because of his affliction, he shall see the light in the fullness of days…he shall take away the sins of many, and win pardon for [our] offenses.” “He was pierced […]

  • Homily for Holy Thursday, Cycle C – Genesee

    This is a mistake, Thomas. We shouldn’t be in Jerusalem with the authorities on the lookout for us! The Master didn’t even try to sneak into the city unseen. That […]

  • An Easter Message

  • Good Friday Message

  • Fifth Sunday OT February 7, 2021

    READINGS: Job 1-4, 6-7; Psalm 147; 1 Corinthians 9:16-19, 22-23; Mark 1:29-39 This past week, Governor Brad Little moved Idaho to Phase 3, lifting more of the restrictions imposed because […]

  • Catholic Schools Week

    It’s Catholic Schools Week! We’re grateful for all of our wonderful teachers and students who contribute so much to the life of our parish. This week our parish school joins […]

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    On Thursday I was able to talk to our St. Mary’s School students about the upcoming holiday, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. In Idaho we call it “Idaho […]