Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ

Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ, is pastor of St. Ignatius parish in Winnipeg.


97 posts

    "At Jesus’ birth peace and glory were proclaimed as a future promise. In the week of Passion tide we celebrate their reality that only come through Jesus’ cross."...

    "With Jesus’ transfiguration these are glimpses of future glory Jesus offers us.   They are to encourage, strengthen us through dark and frightening times, the tough times, on the journey to eternal glory"...

    "Fr. Max recalls in his article Karl Rahner’s contention that “the news is the scripture of the world”.  He then presents a method of prayer that can turn news into a vehicle for prayer.   I pass it on to you!"...

    "How do we build up treasure in our hearts? We recognize our sins and turn away from them. We put on the mind of Jesus. We cling to the divine life Jesus gave us at our baptism. We put our faith in Jesus’ promise of resurrection and strive to be sinless."...

    "It now makes much sense to me how all of us, disciples of Jesus, trying to live the light/life we received at baptism,  have a direct effect on those around us through our striving to be sinless."...

    "For a number years but especially in the last few weeks now we at St. Ignatius Parish have been trying to figure out how to respond to street people who come to church.  They are, like us, children of God, brothers and sisters of Jesus. "...

    "Jesus’s baptism began a new creation story for the world and for each of us. At that moment Jesus begins to bring order out of the chaos of our sins."...

    "As I have in the past, on this 2019 New Year, I will phone each of my older sisters. Together we’ll sing the old song and declare to each other in German the new year’s wish."...

    We asked writers to complete the phrase " Advent is . . ." And here is one response....

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