Guest columnists

January 29, 2008

Time to Plant and Fertilize Citrus Trees

Now is the recommended time to plant citrus trees in our area. A well-drained soil, high in organic matter and slightly acid to neutral, is desirable […]
January 29, 2008

Mardi Gras theme sounds a bit like the gospels

The words of a famous Mardi Gras song go like this: “If ever I cease to love, If ever I cease to love, May the moon […]
February 4, 2008

Lent is a special time to focus on our conversion

At the beginning of Jesus’ public life, he announced, “The kingdom of God has come near; repent, and believe in the good news.” (Mk. 1:15) Often […]
February 13, 2008

Fruit sales proves to be a life lesson for this priest

I have several fruit trees in my back yard. Most are citrus trees. When harvest time comes, I give most of them away to family, friends […]