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A Note From Fr. Jose 3/22/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Friends in our Lord Jesus,I pray and hope that in the midst of this epidemic of the COVID-19 virus, you and your loved onesmay remain healthy, loved, and sustained in our Father’s hands. Epidemics like the one we are currently facingbring us to face the frailty of our ... Read More »

A Note From Fr. Bill 3/22/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

A note from Fr. Bill...SOCIAL DISTANCING: WHAT &WHYThe Coronavirus crisis has given us several new words and phrases that appear in almost every news release andadvisory. “Social distancing” is one of these new created terms that we may not fully understand, yet it is a vitalcomponent to the herculean ... Read More »

From the Pastor 3/22/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,"When Jesus had said this, he spat on the ground and made clay with the saliva, and smeared the clay onhis eyes, and said to him, “Go wash in the Pool of Siloam” (which means Sent). So, he went and washed,and came back able to see." Jn 9:6-7 ... Read More »

A Note From Fr. Bill 3/15/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

PRAYER: A Necessary HabitPrayer, for the Christian soul, cannot be an optionalactivity. Like any skill, prayer requires practice, and goodpractice requires repetition and perseverance. Just as withfamily and friends, a lack of consistent and persistentcommunication with God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit,leads to stagnation and suggests disinterest in maintainingthe ... Read More »

From the Pastor 3/15/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

A few words, to add to the many already said, aboutthe covid-19 virus. If you're sick, if your immunesystem is compromised, please to stay home and knowthat under these conditions it is not a sin to miss Mass.I invite you to tune in to WCUB 980 AM radio to ... Read More »

A Note From Fr. Jose: 3/8/20

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Friends in our Lord Jesus,I pray that this Lenten journey has been fruitful andhelpful in your discovery of the Father’s love for you.In today’s Gospel we hear that Jesus took Peter, Jamesand John up a high mountain to pray. They were ableto see the face of Jesus shining ... Read More »

From the Pastor 3/8/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,Bishop Ricken has called for a special year of prayer in honor of St. Joseph. This year marks the 150thanniversary of the declaration by Pope Pius IX declaring St. Joseph as patron of The Universal Church. St.Joseph has proven himself to be a miracle worker throughout the history ... Read More »

A Note From Fr. Bill 3/1/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

The Sights, Sounds, and Smells of Our Catholic FaithOne of the greatest gifts of our Catholic faith is theopportunity for full engagement of the senses. Atevery Holy Mass, we are invited to be immersed in anocean of sight and sound if we but have eyes to seeand ears to ... Read More »

From the Pastor 3/1/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,Lent has begun! Have you filled out andturned in your Stewardship of Prayercommitment form? You are still welcome to turn themin. We will keep these by the bowl for the coins ofcompassion as a reminder of our Lenten commitments/opportunities. I also encourage you to do your follow upwith ... Read More »

A Note From Fr. Jose 2/23/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear friends in Christ,This Sunday we hear a great challengefrom Jesus to “be perfect, just as yourheavenly Father is perfect” (Mt 5:48). Thefirst reading from the book of Leviticus also reminds us,“Be holy, for I, the Lord, your God, am holy” (Lev 19:1-2).Both readings are challenging us to perfection ... Read More »