Pastor’s Desk 4.21.19

…..from your Pastor’s Desk: Happy Easter! A Happy Thought on a Happy Feast: Have you ever considered that this is the only time when people, even strangers, give a spiritually based greeting? Merry Christmas is often replaced by ‘Happy Holidays’ and “Happy Thanksgiving’ has become a secular salutation, but so far “Happy Easter” stands firm

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Palm Sunday Preparations

Pastor’s Desk 4.14.19

…..from your Pastor’s Desk: Palm Sunday We begin Holy Week by remembering Christ’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem. I say triumphal but actually it wasn’t very triumphal at all. Yet, greeted by the poor and downtrodden, it was indeed a procession and it  certainly marked the formal entry into Jerusalem of Christ the long awaited Messiah.The

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Holy Week

Holy Thursday: It is a great joy to celebrate the REAL event where Our Lord Jesus truly gave us bread as His Body and wine as His Blood. Where He establishes that we are to reenter this moment in time every time we do the same, and where He empowers the apostles to do the

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Faith Formation Update 3.31.19

Faith Formation Faith Formation Grades 1-6 TThis Week’s Gospel: Luke 15:1closeERROR: The IP key is no longer supported. Please use your access key, the testing key ‘TEST’closeERROR: The IP key is no longer supported. Please use your access key, the testing key ‘TEST’–3, 11–32 The Parable of the Forgiving Father is one of the most well-known

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Father Dan McCarthy Service Awards

Father Dan McCarthy Service Award Last Friday at our Appreciation Banquet, Holy Spirit recognized the following parishioners who for many years have so generously shared their time and talents with the rest of us: Ann & Bob Benjamin Elly Manfredi Kathleen Castro Julie & John Caruso Nancy & Mike Cusack Lynne & Dennis Decota Patricia

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Faith Formation Update 5.25.18

Faith Formation Grades 1-6 May 26th and 27th REGISTRATION 2018-19 Reviewing, previewing, exploring and prayerfully contemplating a new year in faith formation at Holy Spirit. I hope you join us next year, no matter what your age, and take the opportunity to grow in your relationship with the Trinity, Holy Spirit Parish and to share your faith with

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Pastor’s Desk Easter 2018

…..from the Pastor’s Desk:  Happy Easter! A Happy Thought on a Happy Feast: Have you ever considered that this is the only time when people, even strangers, give a spiritually based greeting? Merry Christmas is often replaced by ‘Happy Holidays’ and “Happy Thanksgiving’ has become a secular salutation, but so far “Happy Easter” stands firm

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GET ON THE BUS Quilt Raffle

GET ON THE BUS Quilt Raffle – For many years, Holy Spirit parishioners have supported Get on the Bus with their prayers, their volunteerism and with generous financial contributions. Thank you for your service and beneficence! Since the need is still great, I am again appealing to your generosity, and asking you to support the Annual,

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Pastor’s Desk 01.14.18

…..from your Pastor’s Desk: Called By Name We now begin what the Church calls “Ordinary Time.” Christmas season is over, and we begin to see Jesus at work. We begin with a significant story, found in the First Reading for Sunday. A young man named Samuel is sleeping in the temple, as he was allowed to do. He wakes up

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