Saint Matthias Catholic Parish is committed to continuing the ministry of Jesus the Christ. We invite and welcome all no matter what your race, language, or creed, no matter what your orientation or marriage situation, no matter where your journey has led you. Come, live, grow, and be challenged by the message, through prayer, formation, and service.
Kommunicating Kerygma (ke·ryg·ma)
February 14, 2016
Luke ends his description of the Baptism of Jesus with the voice of God proclaiming: “You are my beloved Son; with you I am well pleased.” (Luke 3:22) People of Jesus’ culture would assume that such a statement would have been heard throughout the spirit world. They believed that numerous evil spirits roamed about creating as much havoc on human beings as possible. In the first verses of the Book of Job, the dialogue between Satan and God illustrates the thinking of the ancient peoples regarding the role of evil spirits in their world:
Stewardship Theme for Fall Treasure Pledge Appeal
The St. Matthias Stewardship Committee is pleased to announce the theme for the 2016 Fall Treasure Pledge appeal:
GRACE – GRATITUDE – GENEROSITY
The word “love” is probably heard, seen and spoken more in the month of February than in any other month. Greeting card, candy and jewelry sellers all remind us how important it is to focus on the ones we love; “Show her how much you care!”…”A diamond is forever!” … ”Sweets for the sweet!”…”Care enough to send the very best”.
While we are bombarded with slogan after slogan, it is important that we remember the ultimate Valentine’s Day sentiment: “And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.” Corinthians 13:13
Milwaukee Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki revealed his vision for the direction of the Catholic Church in southeastern Wisconsin on Sunday, September 14th. Read More
The Archdiocese is producing a post-Synod Newsletter for Parish Bulletins every other month. You can find the most recent one, as well as previous issues on the Archdiocese website by clicking on the image.
2015 Calendar Raffle Winners
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