October 23, 2017

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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![…]

Liturgical Schedule for the Sacred Paschal Triduum

(Note: Mass schedule during Holy Week follows the usual Mass schedule.  Holy Week begins on Palm Sunday and concludes Thursday afternoon.)   The high point of the Catholic liturgical year is the Sacred Passover Triduum, which lasts from Thursday evening to the Mass of the Resurrection on Saturday evening. Though spread out over several days, the Read more about Liturgical Schedule for the Sacred Paschal Triduum[…]

Proposed Modification of Our Sunday Mass Schedule (UPDATED)

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, We are now moving into a new stage in the 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 Read more about Proposed Modification of Our Sunday Mass Schedule (UPDATED)[…]

Lenten Liturgical and Devotional Schedule

Ash Wednesday Mass with Blessing and Imposition of Ashes: Wednesday, March 6th at 6:30 am, 8 am and 6 pm; in Spanish at 7 pm. There will also be a Blessing and Imposition of Ashes at 12:10 pm. Fasting and abstinence: Ash Wednesday and Good Friday. Abstinence: Lenten Fridays. Fasting: Holy Saturday. Our parish makes Read more about Lenten Liturgical and Devotional Schedule[…]