October 23, 2017

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Young Adult Mass

Beginning the first Sunday of July (July 7th), there will be a Young Adult Mass at 6 pm for the young adults of our parish. Parishioners in their 20’s will function in various liturgical ministries, including cantors, ushers, lectors, altar servers, sacristans, greeters, commentators, etc. This Mass will continue through the end of August, and Read more about Young Adult Mass[…]

Message from Father Shelton: Sunday Mass Schedule Change

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Please allow me to update you on our ongoing consideration of modifying our Sunday Mass schedule. First, let’s review the progress up to this point. During our parish Open Forums held in October and November of 2015, several parishioners discussed the desirability of converting the three English Masses on Read more about Message from Father Shelton: Sunday Mass Schedule Change[…]

No Penance Tomorrow!

God expects every Christian to engage in private works of penance, each in our own way. In addition to these private works of penance, the Church prescribes some public occasions when we all do penance together. There are public days of penance, and there is also a public time of penance. The public time of Read more about No Penance Tomorrow![…]

Text Message Scams

Most people are aware of phishing – or email scams – but they may not realize scammers can also target them with deceptive text messages sent to their smart devices. It’s called “smishing“: a mashup of SMS – for “short message service” – and phishing. Many Saint Mary Parish parishioners report receiving these fraudulent texts Read more about Text Message Scams[…]

Happy Wedding Anniversary!

The members of Saint Mary Parish wish Maureen and Ken Fricke a happy 25th wedding anniversary, and Rodolfo López y Teresa Ruiz a happy 30th wedding anniversary! At Saint Mary’s, on the Sunday nearest a couple’s wedding anniversary, we celebrate the “Rite of Blessing on the Anniversary of Marriage” during Mass, which allows us all Read more about Happy Wedding Anniversary![…]