Announcements

The church cleaning is TODAY, Saturday, Feb. 28 following the 9:00 AM Divine Liturgy.  Please join us.  Many hands make light work!           

                                      March 1, Second Sunday of the Great Fast                                      Scripture Readings:  Hebrews 1:10-2:3; Mark 2:1-12

Our parish is hosting Great Fast Vespers on Sunday, March 8, at 4 PM.  We urge all who plan to attend to please bring non-perishable food items for our Great Fast Food Drive, to be donated to the local food bank.

Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts will be at 7:00 PM on Fridays during the Great Fast.  

Join us for the recitation of the Rosary every Sunday at 10:25 AM, as we Pray For Peace.    

Great Fast begins Monday, Feb. 16.  See the Bulletins page for Fast Regulations from the Archeparchy and the Great Fast Penitential Pray of Saint Ephrem the Syrian, which is to be recited daily during the forty days of Fast. 

FLEA MARKET:  April 25, 2015, in the church auditorium.  We are accepting donations now of household items, jewelry, toys, games, kitchenware.  

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The latest Tweets from the Pope:    

Jesus intercedes for us each day. Let us pray: Lord, have mercy on me; intercede for me! (Feb. 28)
There is no sin that God cannot pardon. All we need to do is ask for forgiveness. (Feb. 21)
The Sacraments are the manifestation of the Father’s tenderness and love towards each of us. (Feb. 20)
Wherever there are men and women who have consecrated their lives to God, there you find joy. (Feb. 19)
Lord, grant us the grace to know we are sinners. (Feb. 18)
Jesus came to bring joy to everyone in every age.  (Feb. 16)
Jesus is not a figure from the past: he continues now and always to light the way for us. (Feb. 8)
Having faith does not mean having no difficulties, but having the strength to face them, knowing we are not alone. (Feb. 6)
We are all sinners. We are all called to a conversion of heart. (Feb. 3)
A credible witness to truth and to the values of the Gospel is urgently needed.  (Jan. 31)