Senior Transportation

CATHOLIC CHARITIES SENIOR TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM Catholic Charites Senior Transportation Program is a FREE service for senior 60+ living in Santa Rosa. Our dedicated and trained volunteer drivers take seniors to medical appointments, grocery shopping and other similar errands. Medical appointments are given priority. Our program operates Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm. To schedule

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Pastor’s Desk 7.21.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk DON’T BE ANXIOUS In the prayers we used to use for Mass until a few years back – we prayed each day that we would be “Protected from all Anxiety”. Quite a task. Truly a request only God could answer. Much more than ‘Don’t Worry – Be Happy’ [I must admit

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Pastor’s Desk 7.14.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk It is hard to believe that tomorrow, July, 14th, will start my sixth year ‘on-site’ here at Holy Spirit Parish. Doesn’t seem that long, yet many positive things have happened these four years. Even so, I’ve made some mistakes along the way, ruffled a few feathers and had to address some

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Pastor’s Desk 7.07.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk Rose Again Q. Hey Father; One line in the Apostles’ Creed says, “On the third day He rose again.” Grammatically speaking, for Jesus to have “rose AGAIN” implies that there was a previous rising from the dead for him — which the Scriptures do not indicate, nor do we teach. Would

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Pastor’s Desk 6.23.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk The Eucharist and SCUBA People have commented that when I raise the Host after Consecration – I hold it up longer than most priests.  Well, if I do, I am not doing it for dramatic effect! When I hold up the Eucharist after the Consecration, you and I spend a moment

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Pastor’s Desk 6.16.19

……from your Pastor’s Desk Beyond Human Reasoning The Holy Trinity, today’s feast, is quite beyond human reasoning. “Two is company, three is a crowd” is a popular expression, but the New Testament would have it otherwise.There, the figure three symbolizes completeness and perfect symmetry. The figure three appears at all the key moments of the

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Video Study for Adults

You are invited to join us Tuesday evenings at 7PM in the Holy Family Room to watch videos from workshops at LA Religious Education Congress 2019.This week (6/18) we will view Ronald Rolheiser a” Speaking Prophetically for Justice – Principles for Christian Prophecy.”Questions? Contact Megan O’Neill at m.oneill-hsc@outlook.com or call the Faith Formation Office for

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8th to 12th graders invited to Summer Fun!

Looking Forward to… SUMMER FUN! Wednesday Nights 6:30- 8:30PM ALL incoming 8th graders to seniors in high school are welcome to join in the fun! And as always BRING A FRIEND! Capture the Flag! – June 5th & 26th Photo Scavenger Hunt – June 12th Movie Night – June 19th Download Summer Fun Signup Sheet

Pastor’s Desk 6.9.19

…..from your Pastor’s Desk: Happy Birthday! A few years back, 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! A mother’s

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Diocese Summer Youth Programs

See the Diocese Youth & Young Adult office for Summer Retreats, Conferences and Mission Trips at www.sryouth.org or email Stephen Morris at dsryouth@srdiocese.org. Also suggest to youtube/google these events for a sneak peak. • Youth On a Mission. A discipleship & leadership training by the 7 Northern CA (Arch) dioceses, hosted at Holy Names University.

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