Dede LaRock

October 19, 2021

The 2022 Mass Book is Open

The 2022 Mass Intention Book is now open.  Each family is limited to 3 weekday and 3 weekend masses.  The offering for each mass is $20.  Please complete the form below and mail or drop it off at the Rectory.  Forms may also be placed in the basket at church.  We will notify you by e-mail or mail with confirmation of your requests. 
October 15, 2021

Letter From the Pastor – October 17, 2021

                How do we – priests, religious, lay persons – become involved in efforts to build a human society which respects the dignity and promotes the welfare of all?  Obviously, as believers we must call attention to the moral and religious dimensions of all issues.  We must point out the demands of our Christian Faith for a just transformation of society.  We must keep the gospel values alive and well in a world that needs them desperately.                 How many of us take a stand on the side of gospel values when issues […]
October 8, 2021

Letter From the Pastor – October 10, 2021

                “In the cities the wounded and dying cry out, but God ignores their prayers.”  This cry of Job must be one of the most poignant statements in the Scriptures.  Although the scholars keep telling us this is an anguished cry for help from a man in intense pain, it sounds more like a cry of despair.  After all, this is the same Job who also cried: “I give up, I am tired of living.  Leave me alone.  My life makes no sense.”  But the scholars must be right:  knowing Job, a man […]
October 8, 2021

Parish Blood Drive – Cancelled

Due to ongoing pandemic concerns, the Parish Blood Drive scheduled for 10/17 has unfortunately been cancelled.  We are indeed sorry for this inconvenience as the need for blood is so great.
October 1, 2021

Letter From the Pastor – October 3, 2021

                For many people, there was a time in life when we were complimented if someone guessed our age to be more than it was.  Now, we are complimented when someone thinks our age to be less than it is.  Somewhere along the way, a transition took place.  But when did it happen?  Most of us do not remember.  We only know that it did.                 Our attitude toward aging is an interesting thing.  We live in a youth-oriented culture.  Everyone seems to think the ideal age is about twenty-five.  Those who are […]