Pentecost Sunday Mass 2020

From Holy Spirit Facebook post 5/30/2020: Please join us in celebrating the Mass for the Solemnity of Pentecost, our parish Feast Day and the “birthday” of the Church! You may also view the Solemnity of Pentecost Mass video here:

Pastor’s Desk 5.31.20

……from your Pastor’s Desk HAPPY BIRTHDAY! About 10 years or so ago, we had a very cool conflation of celebrations. Mother’s Day and Pentecost were on the same day. And, as was brought to my attention just before mass that day, a mother and her daughter were both celebrating their birthdays on that same day!

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Ascension of the Lord Mass 2020

From Holy Spirit Facebook post 5/23/2020: Here is a link to the Mass for the Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord celebrated at Holy Spirit: (If you enjoy the Mass videos, consider subscribing to the Holy Spirit Channel on YouTube when you view this one.) Have a blessed Sunday! You may also view

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Pastor’s Desk 5.24.20

……from your Pastor’s Desk Ascension Day Parting messages have their own impact. The last words said by someone moving away or even going away for a long time hold a special place in our hearts. I remember the many deployments I went on in my years of military service and how touching were those words

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Easter Message from the Diocese

Diocese of Santa Rosa2020 Easter Season Message of Hope Here is a link to the video:

Sixth Sunday of Easter Mass 2020

From Holy Spirit Facebook post 5/16/2020: Hi folks, we hope you’re having a good week. Here is a link to the Mass for the Sixth Sunday in Easter, celebrated at Holy Spirit Parish: Enjoy! You may also view the Sixth Sunday of Easter Mass video here:

Hail Mary full of grace…

Are you a person who loves to pray the rosary? Would you like to do it in community while sheltering in place? We can gather by Zoom one weekday morning a week to pray to our Blessed Mother. Please contact Megan O’Neill by email ( if you are interested. You will need a phone or,

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Pastor’s Desk 5.17.20

……from your Pastor’s Desk The Spirit of Truth In today’s Gospel Jesus is saying goodbye to his disciples. He sees them sad and upset, because soon they won’t have him with them – and who can fill that void? Until now he has been the one who took care of them, defended them from the

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Fifth Sunday of Easter Mass 2020

From Holy Spirit Facebook post 5/8/2020: Hello everyone! This Sunday is the Fifth Sunday in Easter and it is also Mothers’ Day. We hope you will join us in worship and in invoking God’s blessings on all our mothers, by praying with us. Here is a link to this Sunday’s Mass: You may also

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Pastor’s Desk 5.10.20

……from your Pastor’s Desk Mother’s Day July will mark my sixth year here. I have prayed, cried, laughed and rejoiced with many of you. I have seen you in great sorrow and great joy. I implored the Lord for what you have asked. What follows here flows from those requests, concerns and often time, tears,

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