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June 22-23, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 6/17/19

On this Feast of the Body and Blood of the Lord, we also have the great joy of celebrating the 60th anniversary of our Assistant Pastor, Fr. Jeremy Harrington, at whose hands we receive the Eucharist. The date of his ordination was June 13, 1959. Fr. Jeremy has had ... Read More »

June 15-16, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 6/10/19

We published an announcement of the Holy Land Pilgrimage available for the parish in October of 2020 a while back, but some folks may have missed it, so I wanted to remind you once again of this once in a lifetime opportunity.  Last year at the Women’s Christmas dinner, ... Read More »

June 8-9, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 6/03/19

Greeting Before Mass  Those who think about what makes liturgy an uplifting experience, often point to three “H’s” – the hymns, the homily, and the hospitality of the community. So many people find these to be either especially helpful or especially disappointing. If the homily connects with their lives, ... Read More »

June 1 - 2, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/23/19

Intercessory Prayer Team  One of the action steps for parishes at the end of Archbishop Vigneron’s Pastoral Letter Unleash the Gospel states: “I charge parishes to have a prayer and intercession team to pray for the mission of the parish and intentions from the leadership team and to provide ... Read More »

May 25-26, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/20/19

Welcome Desk  As you have hopefully noticed, before and after each weekend mass a parishioner is available at the Welcome Desk in the Gathering Space to answer any questions or respond to any need that you might have. You may want to register in the parish, or sign up ... Read More »

May 18-19, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/16/19

This is a busy time of the year: Confirmations, First Communions, Graduations, Weddings, Anniversaries, Mother's Day, Father's Day, to name a few. It is a busy time in our liturgical calendar also as well. We have the significant celebrations of the May Crowning, Ascension, Pentecost, Trinity Sunday, and the ... Read More »

May 11-12, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/06/19

Dear Moms, Grandmothers, Godmothers,  We love you and are forever grateful for all you are and do for us! To say “thank you” seems so little, but our hearts are filled with gratitude. We are grateful for giving us life, for all you offered along the way, for the ... Read More »

May 4-5, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/01/19

Earlier in the year, a local artist from Beverly Hills, Don Greening, passed away. Don worked in the automotive industry doing car illustrations among other ventures. His artistry included work in oils, watercolor, pen and ink drawings, etc. In 1989 he started doing wood carving. One of his projects ... Read More »

April 27-28, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 4/24/19

We have just celebrated the Lord’s death and resurrection. How would you like to visit the place where those great events happened! Wouldn’t that be a dream come true? It is possible! Last year, at the Women’s Christmas dinner, someone suggested that we as a parish should make a ... Read More »

EASTER!

Posted by Sharon Myers on 4/15/19

We have been journeying together these last forty days through the season of Lent. It has been an opportunity for us to deepen our encounter with the Lord Jesus. The stories we read in the Scriptures spoke to this experience to: the Hebrews journeying in the desert, Paul sharing ... Read More »