Browsing From the Pastor's Desk

November 16, 2014

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 11/14/14

My Dear Parish Family,

 

            I am going to have a training session for all those who have told me that they would like to help families planning a funeral Liturgy.  I would like to meet with you on Saturday, December 13th at 1:00 p.m. at All ... Read More »

November 9, 2014

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 11/06/14

My Dear Parish Family,

 

            All of us probably know of someone who has stopped coming to church and no longer practices their faith.  It could be for many different reasons.  Wouldn’t it be wonderful to see them return...maybe this Christmas?  During the next few months you ... Read More »

November 2, 2014

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 11/03/14

My Dear Parish Family,

 

            All of us probably know of someone who has stopped coming to church and no longer practices their faith.  It could be for many different reasons.  Wouldn’t it be wonderful to see them return...maybe this Christmas?  During the next few months you ... Read More »

October 26, 2014

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 10/24/14

My Dear Parish Family,

 

             This past Tuesday I along with a group of priests attended a driving course which we have to take every three years.  We do this in order to get a discount for our car insurance.  The course is very informative and each ... Read More »

October 19, 2014

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 10/16/14

My Dear Parish Family,

 

             At our most recent Liturgy meeting we discussed the possibility of having Altar Servers to assist the priest at funerals.  The other ministry would be having people who would like to assist families in the preparation of a Funeral Mass.  I would ... Read More »

October 12, 2014

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 10/09/14

My Dear Parish Family,

 

            At our most recent Liturgy meeting we discussed the possibility of having Altar Servers to assist the priest at funerals.  The other ministry would be having people who would like to assist families in the preparation of a Funeral Mass.  I would ... Read More »

October 5, 2014

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 10/02/14

My Dear Parish Family,

 

                  The first meeting for the Liturgy/Worship Committee for the year is Monday, October 6th at 7:00 p.m. at my residence at the Oratory.  The purpose of this committee is to coordinate the Church environment with the liturgical year, and develop worship ... Read More »

September 28, 2014

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 9/25/14

My Dear Parish Family,

 

                  Beginning next Saturday, I would like to offer our parish the opportunity to receive the Sacrament of the Sick monthly.  On the first Saturday of the month immediately after the 4 p.m. Mass, those wishing to receive the Sacrament may come ... Read More »

September 21, 2014

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 9/18/14

My Dear Parish Family,

 

                  Beginning in October, I would like to offer our parish the opportunity to receive the Sacrament of the Sick monthly.  On the first Saturday of the month immediately after the 4 p.m. Mass, those wishing to receive the Sacrament may come ... Read More »

September 14, 2014

Posted by Mary Ann Bernard on 9/12/14

My Dear Parish Family,

 

                  Every month I celebrate Mass at both Heritage Manor and the Presbyterian Home.  At the end of Mass I celebrate the Sacrament of the Sick.  I would like to up-date my list of parishioners at the other area nursing homes so ... Read More »