Beginning this week, our office business manager, Angelese Mackey, will begin an extended maternity leave which will continue through most of the summer. We wish Angelese all joy as she soon will give birth to her fourth son. Pastoral Associate Mary Voges and Fr. Mark Thomas will do their best to keep the office running smoothly, but they do ask for your patience during the next three months. It may take a little longer to return your calls and get some of the day-to-day routine things done. In general, keep in mind that the office hours will be reduced to … Continue reading
- Friday of the Fifth Week of Easter May 7, 2021Reading I Acts 15:22-31 The Apostles and presbyters, in agreement with the whole Church, decided to choose representatives and to send them to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas. The ones chosen were Judas, who was called Barsabbas, and Silas, leaders among the brothers. This is the letter delivered by them: “The Apostles and the presbyters, […]USCCB
- Friday of the Fifth Week of Easter May 7, 2021
- Saint of the Day (July 17, 2010) - St. Francis Solano July 18, 2010'It is true, I am going to heaven but this is so because of the merits of the passion and death of Christ; I am the greatest of sinners. When I reach our homeland, I will be your good friend' July 17, 2010 St. Francis Solano (1549-1610) Francis came from a leading family in Andalusia, […]Saint of the Day
- Saint of the Day (July 17, 2010) - St. Francis Solano July 18, 2010
- Council of Cardinals reflects on life of Church in pandemic May 6, 2021The Council of Cardinals discuss the impact of the Covid-19 crisis around the world, and the Church's response to it, during a virtual meeting held on Thursday afternoon. The also continue talks on the upcoming Apostolic Constitution which will focus on the organisation of the Roman Curia.
- New Swiss Guards swear their oath at Vatican ceremony May 6, 2021The Pontifical Swiss Guard welcome 34 new recruits to their ranks, and recall their 500-years-plus of history in service to the Pope.
- 155 million faced acute food insecurity in 2020 May 6, 2021The worst-affected countries last year were Burkina Faso, South Sudan and Yemen. Outside Africa, Yemen, Afghanistan, Syria and Haiti featured were among the 10 worst food crises last year.
- Council of Cardinals reflects on life of Church in pandemic May 6, 2021