From Fr. John's Desk
Matrimony: A Sign of God's Love10-14-2018Fr. John J. Barbella
I had a great time at my seminary reunion a couple of weeks ago. Not only was it nice to see old friends, it was even nicer to be at the place where my priestly vocation matured in so many ways. I made a point of praying for all of you both at the Tomb of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton and the National Grotto of Lourdes (a beautiful place of prayer on the mountain behind the seminary). To those of you who gave me special intentions – please know that I made a point of reading each one and mentioning it in my prayers.READ MORE
Anyone who had a person deceased this past year, please arrange for the Anniversary Mass before the opening of the 2019 Mass Book, which will be held on Sat, Oct 20 from 9:00-11:00am in the Mercy Hall. Please pick up forms at the exits and return them to the Church Office.
Unborn Prayer Service
Oct 21 3:30pm
There will be an Unborn Prayer Service for those who have lost babies in the womb by miscarriage, stillborn, or abortion at 3:30pm in the Church. It is a gentle, loving service that will bring healing. Confession and 5:30pm Mass will follow it.