Feast of the Archangels

On Thursday, September 27th, we celebrate the Feast of the Archangels: Gabriel: God is my Strength; Michael: Who is as God; Raphael: God is my Health. In the Parish Library, you’ll find that the Catholic Source Book has some interesting information on angels for you to learn. Angels & Devils‐ J. Cruz answers over seventy‐six questions […]

Who is Fr. Tommy King, OFM?

Did you know? -Fr. Tommy just celebrated 25 years of Franciscan Priesthood in February 2018. -has seven siblings-loves soccer (ask him about his Manchester United shirt!)-has served as a full-time Franciscan Missionary in the Peruvian Amazon and                Guatemala-loves San Francisco Giants Baseball  Currently, Fr. Tommy is serving at the Casa […]

Bulletin for September 23, 2018

VIEW BULLETIN INSIDE: “In a special way you and all your intentions were remembered at all of our Masses and prayers…Thank you too for praying for us!”   – Fr. Vince (Pg. 3)

From the Pastor’s Desk, September 23, 2018

Peace and all good! In our Gospel today, Jesus gives the second prediction of his Passion, Death and Resurrection. Once again, the disciples do not understand what Jesus is talking about. And out of fear, they do not question him about it. Rather, the disciples argue about who’s the greatest and Jesus teaches them that […]

Stock the Pantry!

Our parish food pantry shelves are nearly bare.   Can you imagine Social Outreach with empty shelves?  Join us in our efforts to stock the pantry!   Going shopping this week?  Take action by buying a few “extras” to help restock our pantry with boxes of cereal, cans of soup, canned corn, jars of jelly, canned tuna, spam, […]

Bulletin for September 16, 2018

view bulletin INSIDE:“…Christian faith is not to believe in something but in someone…the point of our  faith is to discover Jesus, to seriously commit to Christ, and to live his gospel and put our faith into practice.”   ‐ Fr. Francisco (Pg. 3)

Compassion

On October 3rd, 1226 at the age of 44, St. Francis of Assisi lay dying in the humble Porziuncola, the first church of the Franciscan order.  He not only was in the loving presence of his brother friars; at this time of his ‘Transitus,’ he was also lovingly cared for by a dear friend and […]

Parent Orientation Meeting 9/16/18

If you have a child attending our Pre-K thru 8th Grade Religious Education Classes or preparing for First Communion, please join us on September 16 at 9:00 a.m. in the St. Francis Hall for an important Orientation Meeting. Parents: the first day of our pre-school to sixth-grade programs takes place on Sunday, September 23, from […]

Welcome Angel Ibarra

We welcome Angel to the staff as Director of Social Outreach and Advocacy. Angel will be responsible for continuing the good work that has been done and developing programs for the poor and disenfranchised that the whole community can be involved with. In addition, he will work with the Parish community to determine which advocacy […]