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Holy Year of Mercy

Tuesday December 8th celebrates the Feast of the Immaculate Conception (Holy Day of Obligation) and the Beginning of the Holy Year of Mercy Masses will be 8am and 6pm (bilingual)

St. Mark's Church


On Saturday, December 12th our parish will celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe with a bilingual Mass at 4:00pm with the American, Hispanic Communities of our Parish, followed by a Fiesta at our Parish Center. 11 more words

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Journey to the Lord's Table

Holy Week was a special time at our church this year.  My husband was asked to compile a week of services that people could attend throughout Holy week, which he managed to do, on top of getting the choir ready for our Easter musical. 681 more words


The Canticle of Jonah for Holy Saturday

The canticle, or song of Jonah is a traditional text in daily prayer for Holy Saturday as we meditate on the death of Christ before his glorious resurrection on Easter Sunday. 212 more words


The Women Are Not Pious; They Understand Grief and Loss

I went to church on Good Friday. There’s something about the day and the season, about meditation, about sorrow and joy, death and rebirth. It’s always been one of my top – if not my top – holidays. 361 more words


Jesus dies on the cross, and I will end my post on the stations here.

We Adore You, O Christ, and We Praise You. Because by Your Holy Cross, You Have Redeemed the World…

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If the tenth station of the cross are the screams when all human dignity is stripped away, the eleventh is those screams falling onto deaf ears. 35 more words