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Holding Hands During the Our Father

Recently, several people have asked me about the question of holding hands during the Our Father at Mass. Some have complained that people won't hold their hands, and others have complained that people expect to hold their hands. What is the right answer? As we all know, there are many gestures the Church asks us [...]

By | 2016-12-07T21:05:13+00:00 September 17th, 2014|Pastor's Corner|0 Comments

Sanctuary Construction Date

We had a meeting today with the Archdiocese and the contractors and it went very well.  We will be beginning construction on Monday, September 15, and it is expected to last no more than two months (though with construction, of course, anything can happen!)  During the time of construction the main church will be closed [...]

By | 2014-09-06T09:16:40+00:00 September 5th, 2014|Parish News, Pastor's Corner, Renewal Campaign|0 Comments

Our First Pius Night!

On Saturday, August 25, we had our first ( of hopefully many!) Pius Nights.  It was an evening designed to provide enjoyable food and entertainment while at the same time teaching a little bit about our faith, and by many accounts did just that.  The food was awesome thanks to Iris and her team.  The [...]

By | 2014-08-25T15:52:49+00:00 August 25th, 2014|Pastor's Corner|0 Comments

Great Parish Feast Day!

As you may or may not know, our parish feast date is officially August 21, the Memorial of St. Pius X in the church calendar.  Since he is our patron saint, we can celebrate him on a Sunday and it is treated as a Solemnity.  That is why our Masses this weekend are for St. [...]

By | 2016-12-07T21:05:13+00:00 August 17th, 2014|Pastor's Corner|0 Comments

Welcome to the Website!

Hello everyone!  Welcome to the new website.  I hope you will find it informative and enjoyable!  It has been a long time since I have kept up with a blog, mostly because I had a hard time writing new posts every week!  I do think it is important, though, so I am starting again to [...]

By | 2016-12-07T21:05:13+00:00 July 14th, 2014|Pastor's Corner|0 Comments