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April 27, 2015

First Friday

First Friday Divine Mercy Devotions will be held this Friday, May 1st, beginning at 3pm and ending with evening prayer at 4pm in Good Shepherd Chapel. This beautiful devotion will consist of Exposition of the Most Blessed Sacrament, the Chaplet of the Divine… Read more
April 27, 2015

World Youth Day with Pope Francis

There will be a pilgrimage from New York, NY to Krakow, Poland to celebrate World Youth Day with Pope Francis July 23rd through August 1st, 2016. The cost of the trip is $3,545.00. If there are any youth in our parish in grades 9 through 12 who are interested… Read more
April 07, 2015

EASTER IN THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

"Easter is the greatest feast in the Christian calendar. On this Sunday, Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. For Catholics, Easter Sunday comes at the end of 40 days of prayer, fasting, and almsgiving known as Lent. Through… Read more
Mar 27, 2015 98

Living Stations of the Cross Friday, March 27, 20014

St. Bernard School will present the "Living Stations of the Cross" on Friday evening,… Read more
Mar 16, 2015 95

"DON’T JUMP” CAMPAIGN CHALLENGES PHYSICIAN‐ASSISTED SUICIDE.

"DON’T JUMP” CAMPAIGN CHALLENGES PHYSICIAN‐ASSISTED SUICIDE. Message aims to educate and… Read more
Mar 14, 2015 92

St. Vincent de Paul Society Meeting March 16, 2015

St. Vincent de Paul Society will meet this Monday, March 16, 2015 at 7pm in the meeting.… Read more
Feb 21, 2015 167

ABOUT THE STATIONS OF THE CROSS

"The Way of the Cross, also known as the Stations of the Cross, are a way to pray and… Read more
Feb 12, 2015 281

ASH WEDNESDAY

"Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the Season of Lent. It is a season of penance,… Read more
Feb 09, 2015 205

Senior Lunch Cancellation

Senior Lunch has been cancelled for Tuesday February 10th Read more

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USCCB Official Urges Congress to Improve In-Country Refugee Program for Central American Minors

WASHINGTON—The Central American Minors (CAM) program, a new initiative of the U.S. government which allows children in Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador to apply for...

Faith Leaders Reaffirm Commitment to Marriage and Religious Liberty

WASHINGTON—A few days before the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments on the rights of states to define marriage as the union of one man...

Pope Names Galveston-Houston Priest as Bishop of Victoria, Texas, Accepts Resignation of Bishop Fellhauer

WASHINGTON—Pope Francis has named Father Brendan Cahill, 51, a priest of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, bishop of Victoria, Texas, and accepted the resignation of Bishop...

Catholic Communication Campaign Connects People with the Church

WASHINGTON—The 2015 Catholic Communications Campaign (CCC) will be taken up in many dioceses the weekend of May 16-17. This collection helps support evangelization efforts at...

Archbishop Kurtz Pays Tribute to Former USCCB President Cardinal George

WASHINGTON—Cardinal Francis E. George, OMI, retired archbishop of Chicago and president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) from 2007-2010, was an exemplary servant...

2014 Annual Report: Church Paid Over $150 Million Related to Child Protection, Abuse Allegations, New...

WASHINGTON—The Catholic Church in the United States spent a total of $150,747,387 in costs related to child protection efforts and to allegations of clergy sexual...

Catholic Leaders Express Support for Smarter Sentencing, CORRECTIONS Acts

WASHINGTON—Two pieces of legislation amount to a step in the right direction toward meaningful criminal justice reform, said the bishop who chairs the Domestic Justice...

Bishop Cantú Urges House Support for International Religious Freedom Act

WASHINGTON—Violent conflicts in Syria, Iraq, the Holy Land, Libya, Nigeria and Kenya exemplify why Congress should support a bill that would advance international religious freedom,...

Two Storybooks To Help Elementary Students Put Faith in Action

WASHINGTON—Two illustrated storybooks offer elementary school-aged children, their parents and teachers examples of how to put their faith in action and participate in solutions to...

Bishop Cantú Backs Iran Framework in Letters to Kerry, Congress

WASHINGTON—The adoption of a framework for Iran’s nuclear program is a step “important in advancing a peaceful resolution of the serious questions that have been...

Ordination Class of 2015 Shows Increase in Number Ordained, Reflects Positive Impact of Support From...

WASHINGTON—The 2015 class of men ordained to the priesthood report that they were, on average, about 17 when they first considered a vocation to the...

Father Ralph O’Donnell Named Executive Director of USCCB Clergy, Consecrated Life and Vocations

WASHINGTON—Father Ralph B. O’Donnell has been appointed executive director of the Secretariat for Clergy, Consecrated Life and Vocations of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops...

Pope Names Melkite Priest Serving in Pittsburgh Archeparchy as Bishop of Byzantine Eparchy of Piano...

WASHINGTON—Pope Francis has named Father George D. Gallaro, 67, a priest of the Melkite Eparchy of Newton, Massachusetts, as bishop of the Byzantine Eparchy of...

Easter Vigil to Bring Thousands into the Catholic Church Across the United States

WASHINGTON—Thousands of people across the United States will be welcomed into the Catholic Church at this year’s Easter vigil, April 4, including a retired Marine...

Catholic Home Missions Appeal Strengthens Church in the United States

WASHINGTON—The 2015 annual Catholic Home Missions Appeal will be taken up in many dioceses the weekend of April 25-26. This appeal helps to sustain nearly...

Catholic, Evangelical Lutheran Bishops Visit Texas Detention Facility, Call for an End to Detention of...

WASHINGTON—Catholic and Evangelical Lutheran bishops visited with young mothers and children who have fled violence in their home countries and are now incarcerated at Dilley...

Advisory for Broadcasters: Vatican Announces Worldwide Telecast Information for Holy Week, Easter

WASHINGTON—The Vatican Television Center has released information for broadcasters regarding worldwide telecasts of events presided over by Pope Francis in Holy Week and Easter. All...

Congress Urged to Act for Protection of Religious Freedom and Conscience Rights in the District...

WASHINGTON—By its recent approval of the Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act (RHNDA) and the Human Rights Amendment Act (HRAA), the Council of the District of...

Pope Names Father Mario Dorsonville-Rodríguez Auxiliary Bishop of Washington

WASHINGTON—Pope Francis named Father Mario E. Dorsonville-Rodríguez, 54, a priest of the Archdiocese of Washington, as an auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Washington. Bishop-elect...

Catholic Leaders Urge Congress To Protect Housing and Agriculture Funding That Serves Poor and Vulnerable...

WASHINGTON—As it makes budget appropriations decisions, Congress should protect funding to housing and agriculture programs that serve poor and vulnerable people, said leaders of national...