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17th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Pearl of Great Price

Homily by Fr. Bill Riegel CSB:  The good disciple knows what to keep and what to get rid of so that they can move on with their journey.  We are a pilgrim people and moving on is what we do.  Things are constantly changing but the church gives us solid roots in the Kingdom of…


16th Sunday of Ordinary Time – Parable of the Wheat and the Weeds

Homily by Fr. Bill Riegel csb – Today’s parable talks about weeds and wheat. If Jesus were to tell us the same story today, it would undoubtedly include crabgrass. In the same way that crabgrass seems to invade our lives … so does evil. Of course, we want rid of the crabgrass, but God sees…


15th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Homily by Dcn. Paul Bezaire – Jesus isn’t the only one that does the “sowing”. When he ascended to heaven he asked everyone to help. We need to find fertile ground … there’s plenty of that at Assumption … but where?

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A New Way Forward for Assumption Parish

After seven years and two fundraising campaigns, the leadership of the Diocese of London and the Basilian Fathers have come to the difficult realization and decision that the future of the Assumption parish community requires a different location with a renewed focus on mission and ministry. Assumption church has a unique place in the hearts…


Have You Noticed???

The black fence around the church is in the process of being repainted by the Archbishop Dennis O’Connor CSB Knights of Columbus. The Knights have been grinding, sanding, and preparing the fence for a new coat of black shiny paint – about 800 feet in all. They started working on Saturdays but lately they’ve been…