Posts from July 2017

Parish Directory – Photos

St. Mary’s and St. Peter’s History Book Parish Directory August 24—27 and Sep 24th @ St Peter’s Sep. 29-30th @ St Marys Call to set your appointment to the parish office. Remember it is free—recuerda es gratis. Llama a la parroquia para apartar tu fecha para tomar tus fotos. Be part of our History, strength […]

Who are the Knights of Columbus

THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS The Knights of Columbus is the world’s largest Catholic fraternal service organization. Founded by Father Michael J. McGivney in New Haven, Connecticut in 1882, it was named in honor of the mariner Christopher Columbus. Originally serving as a mutual benefit society to low-income immigrant Catholics, it developed into a fraternal benefit society dedicated to […]

Our Traditions / Tradiciones – English/Español

TREASURES FROM OUR TRADITION The premier poet of the English language, Geoffrey Chaucer, introduced one of his most beloved characters, the “Wife of Bath,” by this telling remark: “Husbands at church door she had five.” Four times widowed, she was setting off on a pilgrimage, notably without number five. The church door is a curious […]

Food Pantry in Need

Food Pantry is in Need We need preferably 1 lb. packages of spaghetti or any pasta, pinto beans and rice. Peanut butter is useful too. Thank you for helping us to help those in need. God Bless you. Necesitamos preferentemente paquetes de 1 libra de pasta, espageti, frijoles pintos y arroz. Mantequilla de mani es tambien bienvenida. […]

Our Traditions / Tradiciones – English/Español

TREASURES FROM OUR TRADITION It’s Independence Day week, and there is a link worth tracing between the Declaration of Inde-pendence and the language of liturgy. One of the signers of the Declaration on that July 4 long ago was Charles Carroll, probably the wealthiest man in the colonies and one of the few Catholics on […]

Muffin Mania

Muffin Mania is back! Ladies Nights of Columbus will sell muf-fins Sunday, July 23rd after 8:30 Mass at St. Peter and after the 10:30 Mass at St. Mary. Proceeds help give gifts to people in nursing homes and Freedom House. Please help these worthy efforts.