Pastor’s Letter

A Note From Father Eickhoff

March 3, 2024

A little while ago I was asked “what is my dream for St. Anne Parish?” My fondest dream is a bit grandiose.  I imagine a vast crowd filling St. Peter’s […]

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A Note From Father Eickhoff

February 25, 2024

During this season of Lent we strive to be better disciples of Jesus Christ.  This often takes the form of taking more time to pray, reflecting upon how we are […]

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A Note From Father Eickhoff

February 18, 2024

The Gospel today states the watch phrase for the entirety of the Season of Lent: “The Kingdom of God is at hand.  Repent, and believe in the Gospel.” This phrase […]

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A Note from Father Eickhoff

February 11, 2024

Later this week the Season of Lent will begin with Ash Wednesday on February 14.  Lent is a penitential season in which we recall with sorrow our sins; we reflect […]

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A Note From Father Eickhoff

February 4, 2024

I hate change. There I said it.  Our modern society loves to talk about the wonders of “change” and while I do very much like technological advancements, when it comes […]

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A Note From Father Eickhoff

January 28, 2024

There are a few items that I want to bring to your attention today. The first is that the final numbers of the past year’s Catholic Ministry Annual Appeal have […]

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A Note From Father Eickhoff

January 14, 2024

There is a good piece of advice that everyone should take regarding the news media.  First, read or listen to the news concerning a topic that you are very familiar […]

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A Note From Father Eickhoff

January 7, 2024

Today’s Feast of the Epiphany marks the end of the Church’s celebration of Christmas.  After today we will once again switch to Ordinary Time (and the color green) until the […]

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A Note From Father Eickhoff

December 31, 2023

Today the Church celebrates what I think is one of its most important feast days: the Feast of the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph. One of the defining […]

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