Posts from ‘June, 2017’

From the Pastor’s Desk,

Independence Day, July 4, rolls around every year and most people just view it as a time to watch fireworks, or have a day off from work. The birth of our country came at great cost to many people. We are 241 […]


We will meet at George’s Restaurant at 339 So. Glenstone (between Cherry and Walnut Sts) on Tuesday, July 11, at 11am. However, please call the office if you intend to be there so that there will be enough places set for us. […]


To date our parish has pledged $62,141.50 from 191 families toward our $91,264.00 goal. Thank you! If you have not yet made your pledge, please add your gift, whatever the amount, in unity with those who have already given by returning a […]


This weekend we will welcome Fr. Sam Medley form the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity SOLT as a missionary speaker at all of our Masses. Living a joyful life, SOLT serves humanity in fourteen countries throughout the world. […]

From the Pastor’s Desk,

Over the past two weeks I have written about some of the changes I have seen in the Church since I was ordained 36 years ago and how the Mass is structured. This weekend we find ourselves in what is called the […]


Dynamic Catholic has offered an exciting opportunity for groups to work more closely with their organization. We Are Called applied and was accepted! They will send us, free of charge, either 50 CDs or 40 books each month. Our responsibility is to […]


Our parish garage sale was a huge success! More details about final receipts will be given in the coming weeks. We could not have experienced such a success without the assistance of so many! We had so many wonderful workers of all […]


On the weekend of July 1/2, Fr. Sam Medley from the Society of Our Lady of the Most Holy Trinity (SOLT) will give a mission appeal at our parish. Serving in 13 countries including the United States, SOLT Missionaries bring hope and […]

Fr. Lewis Hejna, June 18, 2017

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From the Pastor’s Desk,

I am concluding this week with my detailed look at the development of the Liturgy of the Eucharist. The Mass can be seen as it developed over the centuries into five parts. These areas were given directives from the council fathers at […]