Let’s all join in: HAPPY 2051st BIRTHDAY JOHN THE BAPTIST!
In the meantime (say it’s not true), this is my last official weekend at St. Rita’s. You have already bid me farewell with a most loving and amazing Mass and Reception on The Solemnity of The Most Holy Body and Blood of the Lord (Corpus Christi), last June 2nd. Since then, there have been many “mini farewells,”—almost non-stop—in the form of breakfasts, lunches, and (my favorite), the Der Wienerschnitzel Truck. For all of these I am profoundly grateful! —if not a little overfed.
As I ride off into the desert, here are some parting thoughts: