Category Archives: Pastoral Message

Inside the Mass: The Liturgy of the Eucharist (Part IV)

The grace and peace of God the Father and the Lord Jesus be with you! This weekend we continue our series Inside the Mass with the fourth part of the Liturgy of the Eucharist. The Lord’s Prayer The communion rite begins with the Our Father, which is the principal prayer of the Church. Jesus taught…
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Guidelines for Getting Back to Mass (May 27, 2020)

Dear Fellow Parishioners, As I mentioned in my message last week, we would be providing guidelines for getting “Back to Mass.” As we begin to welcome parishioners back to Mass, it is important to keep in mind that COVID-19 is still out there and a threat to public health. The obligation to attend Mass is…
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An Important Message on Getting “Back to Mass” (May 22, 2020)

We are currently preparing for getting "Back to Mass". As part of that preparation we will need everyone's help to succeed. We are looking for parishioners to be part of a volunteer group to help us meet the requirements for us to begin Masses. We are hoping to begin with a limited number of Masses…
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Inside the Mass: The Liturgy of the Eucharist (Part III)

May the peace of the Lord be with you! This weekend we continue our reflection inside the Mass with the third part of the Liturgy of the Eucharist, specifically with the Eucharistic Prayer that includes: Preface Holy, Holy, Holy First half of Eucharistic Prayer, including Consecration Mystery of Faith Second half of Eucharistic Prayer, ending…
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