Fr. Jim Perkl’s Blog

//Fr. Jim Perkl’s Blog

O Happy Day!

Dear Friends in Christ, He is Risen! Alleluia! Alleluia! Happy Easter! I especially extend a warm welcome to anyone who is visiting with us from other places or faith backgrounds. As we gather today, we celebrate the beautiful gift

How Has God Always Been?

Dear Friends in Christ, We all have questions. I am asked questions daily and since I am a priest many are theological. When I am meeting someone, who may be facing death, many questions deal

Mary Mother is an Amazing Parish!

Dear Friends in Christ, A few weeks ago, March 13 to 15, a number of our Parish Leadership Team went to the most recent Amazing Parish Conference. We were there with about 100 other parishes

Amazing Conference for Mary Mother Leadership

Dear Friends in Christ, This week marks the official start of spring! Spring is a time for new beginnings, and this past week the leadership team at Mary Mother attended a conference designed to enliven

Gardening God’s Way

Dear Friends in Christ, Lent is a time of transition and change. This Sunday we hear of the Transfiguration. The word transfiguration means: a complete change of form or appearance into a more beautiful or

Loaves and Fishes, Monday, March 20

Our Loaves and Fishes group meets the third Monday of the month. Join us this Monday, March 20, (the third Monday of the month) at St. Stephen’s Church, 2211 Clinton Ave. S., in Minneapolis. Please