You are invited to bring your pet for a Blessing of Animals, in commemoration of St. Francis of Assisi (whose feast day is October 4th), on Saturday, October 7th, at 10:00 am at the fountain in the courtyard.
If there’s inclement weather, we’ll use the rectory garage.
Our Parish Pastoral Council members will focus on 3 main responsibilities:
To discern and articulate the mission of the parish and ensure the parish’s well-being;
Engage in pastoral planning by setting short-term and long-term pastoral goals for the parish community within the framework of diocesan priorities;
Evaluate the pastoral effectiveness of parish programs and services in the six missions as articulated by the diocese: Evangelization, Education, Pastoral Ministry, Liturgy, Social Concerns & Outreach, and Ecumenical & Interfaith Relations.
Now is the time to claim your spot for the Eucharistic Congress!
Join 80,000 faithful—including over 600 from the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend—at the 10th National Eucharistic Congress.
Our God is a God of miracles. His love heals and transforms us. He sees you exactly where you are and longs to restore you in body, mind, soul, and spirit—to set your heart on fire with his love. You’re invited to a historic moment of revival, where he has particular grace planned for YOU.