Outpouring of the Holy Spirit – Fr. Tom Tank

Fr. Tom Tank’s Homily May 30, 2020 “This evening we come together to celebrate this great feast of Pentecost that outpouring of the Holy Spirit and the radical transformation that took place in those disciples when the Holy Spirit came upon them.  You know the Holy Spirit came and really transformed their lives.  They were […]

Bread of Life

Jesus in the Eucharist: After experiencing a prolonged Eucharistic fast, it is likely that you are particularly grateful for the opportunity to receive Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. Perhaps your experience of separation has made your experience of encounter much more meaningful. Or, perhaps what you expected of yourself — what you expected to feel […]

Mind, Mask, & Heart

Facemasks Facemasks have become a symbol of the pandemic, and — unfortunately in some cases — a symbol of angst, anger, and division. If you passionately fall on one side the mask debate, fear not — the Ascension Family Life Ministry will not attempt to sway your personal mask-wearing philosophy. Nevertheless, public mask-wearing does influence […]