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Palm Sunday

Sunday, April 14

Masses at 4:30pm, 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:30am, 12:00pm and 5:00pm
(Palm blessed and distributed at all Masses)

Communal Penance Sunday, April 14 6:30 – 8 pm

Holy Week Concert “One Day”

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Members of our Adult Choir, Instrumentalists, Angels and Gaudete! Choirs, Hand-bells, Adult and School Cantors
come together for song, scripture and reflection as we journey together, growing closer to the Lord. This is a FREE event for our parish and community come together, and experience powerful music that the Lord has blessed us with.

Holy Thursday, April 18

Holy Thursday begins the Triduum, the three days that lead up to Easter Sunday.

  • Morning Prayer at 8:15am in Lehner Center Fr. McGivney
  • Mass of The Lord’s Supper at 7:30pm
  • Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament throughout the night in the Mother Teresa room following Mass (Night Prayer at 10:30pm)

“Where your treasure is, there is your heart….” “Could you not watch one hour with me?” (Mt 6:21; 26:40)

Good Friday, April 19

  • Morning Prayer at 8:15am in Lehner Center Fr. McGivney
  • Passion Liturgy with Veneration of the Cross at 3:00pm in Hilkert Hall
  • FIAT Living Stations of the Cross at 8:00pm in Hilkert Hall

Holy Saturday, April 20

  • Morning Prayer at 8:15am in Lehner Center Fr. McGivney
  • Blessing of the Easter Food at 1:00pm in Hilkert Hall
  • Easter Egg Hunt 1:30pm on Parish Grounds
  • Easter Vigil at 8:30pm

Solemn Blessing of the Easter Food, 1:00pm

Bring a basket containing some of your favorite Easter Foods to be blessed. This wonderful family tradition celebrates the new life in Christ fostering health of body and soul. Foods are then taken home and shared on Easter.

Easter Egg Hunt, 1:30pm

Bring your basket; an Easter egg hunt for children will be held immediately after the Blessing of Food at 1:30pm. Rain or shine!

Easter Sunday, April 21

Hallelujah! Christ is Risen! Celebrate in our Renewed Church
6:00 am Sunrise Service, 7:30 am, 9:00 am, 10:30 am, 12:00 noon, 5:00 pm

Parish Summer Festival: June 20-23

May 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Join us for our annual Summer Festival! Mark your calendars and invite your family, friends and neighbors to join you for live music, homemade food, fun games, tons of rides, casino and more! Checkout the [...]

Vacation Bible School: July 8-12

May 20th, 2019|0 Comments

2019 Vacation Bible School…“ROAR!” July 8-12, 2019 Morning Session 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Afternoon Session 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm VBS will be the “mane” event of the summer! This epic African adventure engages [...]

World Day of Peace – January 1

December 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Pope Francis invites us all to join him on in prayer on January 1, 2019 as we observe World Day of Peace.  His wish for this day "is that politics — this oversight, through policies [...]

Season of Thanks

November 13th, 2018|1 Comment

We have so much to be thankful for! In our Parish Life Center lobby you’ll see 3 “Season of Thanks” baskets filled with WONDERFUL things. The idea is to think of someone WHO you are [...]

World Kindness Day 2018

November 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Throw Kindness Like Confetti! Tuesday, November 13, 2018 is World Kindness Day. Let us all lead the way toward positive behaviors, kindness, and sharing the light of the Lord. Be Kind, you never know what [...]

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Eucharistic Adoration

Come and spend some time in prayer during Eucharistic Adoration as we “watch and wait," remaining “silent” in His loving Presence.