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  • 18.09.15

    Attachments:FileDescriptionRELIGIOUS ED FACT SHEET.doc ...
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  • 16.02.15

    Attachments:FileDescriptionPastoral Plan 2015-2018.pdf  Year One.pdf ...
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  • 20.12.14
    What is the Parish Pastoral Council?  Prior to 1999 parishes in our diocese functioned with a group of men and women, elected by the parish members under the heading of Parish Council.  There were four major committees that assisted the Pastor in managing the day-to-day tasks of running a parish.In the year 2000, the Bishop asked all the parishes to adopt a new model of operation call...
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  • 19.12.14
    Patte Grey - FacilitatorIvan HofmannMarty McDanielJeff MinarekJean BleyDonna PavlisAnna VillellaLinda SoldressenDonna Best...
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  • 30.04.13
    Registration forms are found under the "Forms" subsection shown above....
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  • 03.03.12
    We are excited to inform you that we now offer Online Giving! As a church that seeks to serve, we wanted to provide you the convenience of being able to give the way you want, whenever you want. Online Giving offers you the opportunity to make secure, automatic contributions from your bank [or credit card] account to our church.As we begin this new program, you may notice your neighbors placin...
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  • 02.08.11
      Please join the Saturday morning Men’s Bible Study in a journey through the history of the Catholic Church. Learn about the major people, places and events of two thousand years of church history. A DVD by Professor Steve Weidenkopf will be used, followed by a discussion of the material presented. Join us every Saturday morning at 7:30am in Meeting Room #1.  ...
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Reflections
Today’s Gospel focuses on external, religious practices that become an end in itself. All religious practices are meant to remind of us a deeper and interior purpose: to draw us closer to God and our neighbor. Often the practice itself can take on a life of its own, and disconnects from the reason we do the practice. If we practice “fasting” as requested by Christ, then it is to be rooted in its purpose. Fasting from food creates a hunger which reminds of us of the ultimate hunger for God, and the coming of a messianic feast when all hungers will be satisfied. Fasting also puts us in solidarity with a large percentage of the world’s population who go to bed hungry every day. When we fast one hour before communion or fast during Lent, we pay particular attention to what goes into the body for the purpose of connecting us with what is at the core of our lives (our hearts), a desire to be one with God and our neighbors.