Posts from ‘September, 2016’

Fr. Lewis Hejna, September 25, 2016



Mark your calendars! Seniors Unlimited will celebrate the 90s at 11:30am, Friday, October 28 in the cafeteria. All Seniors are invited but we will honor those who are over 90 years of age. This will give all of us a chance to […]

From the Pastor’s Desk,

This year we are celebrating our 60th anniversary of the founding of our Diocese. As we look backward, we also look forward. We have much to thank God for ask for His continuing support and graces upon us. Our Diocese was created […]


The weekend of October 8 and 9 is the Knights of Columbus Drive for Persons with Developmental Disabilities. As part of this fundraiser Knights will be giving out Tootsie Rolls after all weekend Masses. Half of the money raised will stay locally […]


This fourth week reading about Mother Teresa has been powerful. The part that keeps replaying in my mind is Father Gaitley’s description of 3 visions she received in 1947: In the first vision, she saw a huge crowd of people including the […]

From the Pastor’s Desk,

For those of us who are at least 35 years of age, we had very little or no preparation for the Sacrament of Confirmation. Depending upon our parishes of the past, the bishop may have only come every three years; thus, Confirmation […]

Knights of Columbus

Wednesday afternoon, September 21, we have a special treat! At 2:30 pm in the sanctuary of St Agnes Cathedral there will be a silver Rose ceremony to honor Our Lady of Guadalupe. It includes a Rosary and readings during Mary’s pregnancy (since […]

Grateful for Our Past…Preparing for Our Future

We have announced that the diocese seeks to secure its future in God’s service by conducting a capital campaign. St. Agnes Cathedral’s goal is $478,388. Fr. Lewis has chosen to raise our goal through small parties, hosted by parishioners, during which he […]


By the time you read this, “33 Days to Morning Glory” will begin week four of the retreat. Our attendance has held up really well, it’s just too good for any of us to miss. Two participants were only able to come […]

Bishop Edward Rice, September 18, 2016