I will be attending a spirituality conference in Chicago. Fr. Eli will be watching over things while I am gone. I will keep you all in my prayers. Read More
From the Vatican
Pope at Regina Coeli Prays for Nepal Earthquake Victims
2015-04-26 (Vatican Radio) On Sunday, Pope Francis remembered the victims of the recent earthquake in Nepal which has claimed the lives of nearly 2,000 people. After the recitation of the Regina Coeli prayer with the crowds gathered in Saint Peter’s Square, the Holy Father expressed his “closeness to the populations struck by a powerful earthquake in Nepal and neighboring countries.” Read More
Read the latest Holy Rosary School Blue Blast here. The Blue Blast is Holy Rosary School's monthly newsletter. Go to the HRS website here.
Maintenance Engineer Wanted
Holy Rosary Church and School has a full time position for experienced (electrical, plumbing, mechanical) maintenance person. Read morehere.
Liturgical Minister Xpress Access
Liturgical Ministers, please use the button here to access the most current Liturgical Ministry schedule. Link to Altar Server schedule is here.
New Altar Server Schedule
The Altar Server Schedule from January through the beginning of September is posted here.
The Real Story Notes
Wednesday night (April 22nd) a group met to discuss "The Real Story", the book that was handed out by the parish at Easter. If you were not able to attend the discussion, or would like to review notes from the evening, they are available here.
Cathedral Cares Fund
The Cathedral Cares Fund is helping do Christ’s work in our community.
Thank you to everyone who contributed alms during Lent to the Cathedral Cares Fund. The money that you put in the colorful envelopes in the pews helps feed the hungry, clothe the naked and protect life.
Join Fr. Peter and Fr. Tony Wroblewski on a Pilgrimage to the Holy Land in January 2016. Though we are still finalizing details we are looking at an approximately 11-day pilgrimage leaving on January 4, 2016 (please note that the trip will take place a week earlier than previously advertised). We are now building a preliminary list of people who may be interested in going. Call the Cathedral parish office 728-3646. Color brouchure is available here.
Sacrament of Reconciliation Guide
This .pdf from the Knights of Columbus lists the steps on how to go to confession and includes an Examination of Conscience that should be undertaken in preparing for reconciliation. Download .pdf here.
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We are introducing the parishes to the Symbolon which is a faith formation program available to every parishioner on-line. This means that you can have access to a program that will help you know the Catholic faith, live it and be able to talk about it with others.
God’s plan for fruitful, everlasting unions between a man and woman has been lost in a world filled with skepticism, distrust and hostility, Pope Francis said.
A culture that does not value “the stable and life-giving covenant between a man and woman is certainly a loss for everyone. We must bring honor back to marriage and the family,” he said April 22 during his general audience in St. Peter’s Square.
Church history is certainly my favorite subject to study. There is so much in our past that can help us today. And in the case of our history, it is accurate to say that truth is stranger than fiction.
Any trip to Europe will make clear that parish churches were plentiful even in small towns. They indicate how important the faith was to our ancestors. Many of the cities here in the United States also have several Catholic parishes within a few city blocks of each other, most often split up by nationality.
Cardinal Francis E. George, the retired archbishop of Chicago who was the first native Chicagoan to head the archdiocese, died April 17 at his residence after nearly 10 years battling cancer. He was 78.
His successor in Chicago, Archbishop Blase J. Cupich, called Cardinal George “a man of peace, tenacity and courage” in a statement he read at a news conference held outside Holy Name Cathedral to announce the death.