The Faithful Wellspring

Reintroducing the Faith to the St. Tarcissus Parish Community

Archive for April, 2014

Dear Friends, In today’s gospel, we hear the story of Thomas, sometimes referred to as “doubting Thomas”. The first part of the gospel has Jesus returning to His disciples after the resurrection, standing in the midst of them. We are told that they were huddled together behind locked doors because they were afraid of the Jews and the authorities. This was on the evening of the first day of the   Read More ...

Pastor's Desk Reflections


Today we hear the last of the three great stories of the Lenten season. This is the story of the raising of Lazarus from the dead. For the past three weeks, we have heard stories of great conversation and drama, encounters that people had with Jesus that significantly changed their lives. The woman at the well asked Jesus for life-giving water and received the gift of salvation. The man born blind had his   Read More ...

Catechesis Pastor's Desk Reflections