Browsing the August 2021 archive of Fr. Bob's Columns

Knee Report 15 August 22

Posted by Debbra Beck on 8/27/21

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TODAY – OUR ST. BERNADETTE PARISH MISSIONARY CO-OP WEEKEND

               Usually this involves a missionary coming to visit us and preaching about the needs of their particular missionary efforts.  But this year, our assigned missionary, a bishop from Bangladesh (a neighboring country to India) was not able because ... Read More »

Knee Report 14

Posted by Debbra Beck on 8/27/21

KNEE REPORT #14

               Finally I am only a couple of days away from my knee replacement surgery, scheduled for Tuesday of this week.  The infection has stayed away after all the antibiotic treatment.  So after a short time in the hospital, I will return to the parish rectory ... Read More »

Knee Report 13

Posted by Debbra Beck on 8/19/21

KNEE REPORT #13

               Just waiting now, as I write this, for the results from the lab test of the fluid in my knee to see if there is any trace of bacterial infection.  If the orthopedic surgeon informs me that the fluid is “clean”, then we can go ... Read More »

August 1, 2021

Posted by Debbra Beck on 8/10/21

KNEE REPORT #12

               Just got back from my orthopedic surgeon, and there’s a little bit of concern on his part about the incision from May which just started leaking some serous fluid again.  This is significant because he will not go ahead with the knee replacement surgery until ... Read More »

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Debbra Beck on 7/31/21

KNEE REPORT #11

My knee told me the other day that it is getting bored with not carrying me over to church to see all of my St. Bernadette Parish Family and to hold me up as I would celebrate the Eucharist. So I had to remind my knee ... Read More »