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Weekly Bulletin

September 14, 2014

Exaltation of the Holy Cross


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Numbers 21:4b-9; Philippians 2:6-1; John 3:13-17. In the first reading, the Hebrews were saved from the desert snakes if they looked at the bronze serpent mounted on a pole. In the second reading, Saint Paul tells us that Christ emptied himself, became human and was crucified. Jesus tells Nicodemus that God so loved the world he sent his Son to save it, not condemn it.

 


Esaltaziano della Santa Croce

Nella croce troviamo salvezza che ci dà la vita, mentre apre per noi il grande viaggio verso l’eternità. In croce Gesù é morto per gli uomini. Nel nostro cammino incontriamo quotidianamente piccole e grandi croci. Il discepolo di Gesù le prende su di sé mettendosi al seguito dal Maestro, che occupa il primo posto nel viaggio verso la luce della Risurrezione.


From the Pastor's Computer 

The New York Times Magazine is always provocative, intellectually stimulating, and positively frustrating.  Take the latest issue, September 7, 2014.  The cover article, “Everything is Illuminated,” is about Big History developed by Professor David Christian who teaches history from, it seems, a new paradigm that synthesizes all the disciplines like biology, chemistry, astronomy on “multiple scales of time and space.”  By eight thresholds everything is linked together into a remarkable understandable whole.  The professor has joined with Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, to introduce Big History into the nation’s high schools.

 It seems that Big History explains the evolutionary process without reference to God.  For some who teach Big History God equals reality.  Evidence is scripture; ecology is theology; and integrity is salvation.

For Christians the center of our lives is the Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ.  God so loved the world that he gave his Son so we might have eternal life.  Jesus humbling himself, becoming obedient to death on a cross gives ultimate meaning to a people beset by saraph serpents in the desert and fear of judgment and condemnation in our day.

Maybe we ought to dig up the integration of science and religion where Christ is put at the evolutionary center in the thought of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, SJ.

–Fr. John Itzaina, SDB


Particular Items

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Rest in Peace

Robert Hires

Kevin Busen & Shelby Hollister
Evan Jochims and Marina Gilmore
50th Anniversary Renewal of Vows
Francesco San Filippo and Gaetana Storniolo

Leo Tarantino – Lina Ginocchi

 


Archived Bulletins: For past bulletins, go here.

Salesian Anniversaries: Tonight, at the 5pm Mass, the Salesian Western Province will be celebrating anniversaries to the priesthood and religious life. Fr. John will celebrate forty years of his ordination, and Fr. Mario sixty-five years. Fr. Paul Maniscalco will be celebrating seventy years as a priest from heaven! We thank all the Salesians celebrating their anniversaries for all they have given the people of God.

Eucharistic Adoration/Holy Hour: Every Wednesday, we have Holy Hour from 7:00-8:00 PM. Adoration is followed by scripture study, at 8PM, in the rectory. Parking available.

Don Bosco Study Group: The count-down has officially begun to the Bicentenary of Don Bosco's Birth, 8-16-2015! The Sts. Peter and Paul Don Bosco Study group continues to study his remarkable life, legacy, educational philosophy and spirituality. We will meet with Fr. Joe Boenzi, SDB on Thursday, September 18 from 7pm-8:45pm in the church auditorium and discuss Part III of “An Introduction to the Devout Life,” the spiritual classic penned by St. Frances de Sales. De Sales spirituality inspired Don Bosco to call his congregation “Salesians.” No reading is necessary for attendance and participation, although copies of the book are available in the Don Bosco book store downstairs from the church.

Holy Name Bingo: Get Ready for Holy Name Society’s Annual Champagne Bingo! This event is the sole fundraiser for the HNS, and supports all their good work. The event takes place next Sunday, September 21, from 1-5 PM, in the gym. Tickets are $25.00, and must be purchased in advance. Champagne, Hot Lunch, Free Parking, and 2 FREE Bingo Tickets! No children, please. For reservations call: 421-2441, or purchase tickets at the church office: 421-0809.

 


Pontifical High Mass at Star of the Sea: On the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, Sunday, September 14, at 6:30PM, you can experience one of the great treasures of the faith: a Pontifical High Mass! Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone will celebrate the Pontifical High Mass at Star of the Sea Church at 8th Avenue and Geary. Music will be provided by the Golden Gate Boys Choir. More details and flyer may be found here.

What is a Pontifical High Mass? Wikipedia describes it here.

 

Archbishop Cordileone here for Madonna del Lume! Speaking of His Excellency, he will be celebrating the 11:30AM Italian Mass on Sunday, October 5, the Feast of Madonna del Lume. It’s quite appropriate: as many know, His Excellency’s father was a Sicilian fisherman, and was baptized right here in the parish.

Here is the line-up of the events:

Saturday, October 4:
10 AM: Mass at Fisherman’s Wharf.
11 AM: Fishing Boat Parade and Memorial Ceremony at Sea

Sunday, October 5
11:30 AM:       Mass at Saints Peter and Paul, followed by Spuntino and raffle in the auditorium.
2:15 PM:         Madonna del Lume Parade to Fisherman’s Wharf and Blessing of the Fishing Fleet

     

San Francisco Rosary Rally: Join priests, seminarians, your fellow Catholics, Fr. Andrew Apostoli, and Archbishop Cordileone in witnessing to the truth and beauty of the Catholic faith at the Fourth Annual San Francisco Rosary Rally! The rally will be on Saturday, October 11. The day will begin with a 9:00 AM Hispanic Mass at the Cathedral, followed by a procession to U.N. Plaza (on Market between 7th and 8th Streets). The Rosary rally at U.N. Plaza will begin at 11:45 AM. For more info, visit www.rosaryrallysf.com

Columbus Day Bazaar & Attention MEN! This year the Bazaar will be on October 11 and 12. Come join us on the funnest weekend in San Francisco! Food, drinks, games, the Blue Angels and more! We can always use help from young(er) men in setting up and tearing down the Bazaar. The ladies work even harder, but there are some jobs that are the responsibility of men, so if you’d like to help out, please call Gibbons at the parish office: 415-421-0809

Mille Grazie! To the Friendly Perez Family Gardening, Cleanup, Trimming and Hauling Co. They trimmed our plants in the planter in front of the parish center (at no charge) and they’ve never looked better! You can use them for your needs at 650-756-3938 or 650-302-8028.


From the Catechism: “Why were images in the Old Testament forbidden and now not?  In order to protect the mystery of God and to set the people of Israel apart from the idolatrous practices of the pagans, the First Commandment said, ‘You shall not make for yourself a graven image’ (Ex 20:4). However, since God himself acquired a human face in Jesus Christ, the prohibition against images was repealed in Christianity; in the Eastern Church, icons are even regarded as sacred.

The knowledge of the patriarchs of Israel that God surpasses everything (transcendence) and is much greater than anything in the world lives on today in Judaism as in Islam, where no image of God is or ever was allowed. In Christianity, in light of Christ's life on earth, the prohibition against images was mitigated from the fourth century on and was abolished at the Second Council of Nicaea (787). By his Incarnation, God is no longer absolutely unimaginable; after Jesus we can picture what he is like: ‘He who has seen me has seen the Father’ (Jn 14:9).” (YOUCAT question 358). For more, Catechism of the Catholic Church. Section 2129-2132.


Choose Life! “The federal court rightly declared that Louisiana’s marriage laws ‘serve a central state interest of linking children to an intact family formed by their biological parents’... The federal court affirmed that the voters of Louisiana who overwhelmingly chose to define marriage as the union of one man and one woman in their state constitution made a rational decision by embracing the definition of marriage ‘that has endured in history for thousands of years, and prevails in a majority of states today.’...Those who are arguing to redefine marriage based upon the desires and interests of adults were presented by this court with obvious questions raised by the logical consequences of their arguments to which they were unable to give an answer, including: ‘Must marriage be limited to only two people?’ Indeed, all who work to promote and defend marriage should be encouraged by this federal court decision.”- Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone, Chairman USCCB Subcommittee for the promotion and Defense of Marriage, September 4, 2014.


New Archdiocesan Young Adult Ministry: the Archdiocese of San Francisco has opened an office of Young Adult Ministry to reach out to those of us who are 18-40 years of age. The Ministry, led by  adults in their 20s and 30s, will be conducting listening sessions at parishes around the Archdiocese between Easter and Memorial Day. Young adults are invited to attend and share ideas, suggestions and feedback in order to help determine the direction of the new ministry. For questions or more info, call Andrea at 415-614-5595 or PollockA@sfarchdiocese.org

Young Adults Group: Visit http://www.meetup.com/Saint-Peter-and-Paul-YAG-SF to meet others for fun, faith, and service. For more information, email here.

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA): If you are interested in becoming a Catholic or completing your Sacraments of Initiation of First Communion and/or Confirmation, or you know someone who is, please contact Janet Ross at 771-9130, or email to janet.ross@gatx.com.

Religious Education for Children: Religious Education-CCD  2014-2015: Goal: To help children grow in faith, working together with parents to experience God in their own lives with the teachings and traditions of the Catholic Church Classes begin: August 24, 2014, 9:45am to 11:00am. Assemble at the Pre-K room below the church. Classes are offered for all school children from Kindergarten through Grade 8. Catechetical Theme: Teaching about God’s Gift of Forgiveness. Application forms are available in the parish office and church. For a calendar and application, go here. Email: ccd@salesiansspp.org


 

School Applications: We are still accepting applications for grades K-8. Please call the school for a tour (415-421-5219).

Sponsor a Student! Are you able to help a student receive a Catholic education? Our school is receiving more request for financial aid than ever before. If you are in a position to help a less fortunate student receive a Catholic education, please call Dr. Lisa Harris at 415-421-5219 or Fr. John Itzaina at 415-421-0809.

SS. Peter and Paul's Racial Non-Discrimination Policy: “SS Peter & Paul School, mindful of its mission to be witness to the love of Christ for all, admits students of any race, color, and national and/or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded to or made available to students at this school. SS Peter & Paul School does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, and national and/or ethnic origin, age sex, or disability in administration of educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school administered programs. Likewise, SS. Peter and Paul School does not unlawfully discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of age, sex, disability, race, color and national and/or ethnic origin.”


Don Bosco Bicentennial Pilgrimage: In celebration of 200th anniversary of Don Bosco’s birth, the Salesian Western province is sponsoring a 12-day pilgrimage to Don Bosco’s birthplace and other Salesian holy places. It will be from June 11-22, 2015. All members of the Salesian family are invited to join over two dozen Salesian fathers and brothers on this remarkable journey walking in the footsteps of our Holy Founder. Parishioners are encouraged to attend this spiritual deepening and historical enriching experience. Interested parishioners can contact Faith Journeys (877.732.4845 #100) or Fr. John Itzaina for more details. A monthly savings plan is available through the parish to assist with the lump sum expenses required by the travel agency. Brochures available in the church bookstore.

Traditional Latin Mass Assigned to Star of the Sea Parish: At the request of Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite will begin to be celebrated at Star of the Sea Parish, 4420 Geary Boulevard (at 8th Avenue) in San Francisco on each Sunday at 11AM, and on Holy Day as well. For further information please contact the pastor of Star of the Sea, Fr. Mark G. Mazza, at 415-751-0450, ext. 16.


Choose Life! “Marriage needs to be strengthened, not redefined. Cohabitation, divorce, and contraception all erode marriage’s meaning as a public, total, lifelong, and fruitful communion of persons between husband and wife. The latest challenge to marriage, the proposal that sexual difference doesn’t matter, removes the very basis of marriage’s meaning as a one-flesh communion, open to children, making the definition of marriage in law (and thereby culture) open to limitless variation and ultimately meaningless.” –United States Conference of Catholic Bishops “Marriage: Unique for a Reason. One Man, One Woman, For Life.”

Pray for the Defense of Marriage and Supreme Court Justice: The USCCB's bulletin insert asking us to pray for the defense of marriage can be downloaded here.


More Choose Life: “Federal law had been generous in protecting the rights of individuals and institutions to act according to their religious beliefs and moral convictions. But political forces are now injecting themselves into the lives of Catholics and Church organizations, sub-stituting their own secular ideology for the Church’s beliefs.

Some say the Church should leave politics alone and concentrate on teaching the faith and serving the needy. But what if the State says the Church may not follow her teachings, even in her own institutions? What if the State limits the Church’s ability to serve the needy? What if it says a Catholic nurse has no right to her livelihood because she will not help perform abortions? What if the Church cannot act on her teaching that marriage is a union of one man and one woman?” -United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Bulletin Insert on Life, Marriage, and Religious Liberty.

USA Today had a very good interview with His Excellency earlier this year.


March for Marriage 2014: Here is video from the June 18 rally in defense of marriage in Washington D.C., featuring our good Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone. Many have tried to mischaracterize His Excellency's position. Watch and decide for yourself. His segment begins at 17:45 into the video.

 


Neat Links:

Pregnant? Need Help? Call 1-800-910-0191: That’s the message of the Gabriel Project, a ministry of the Archdiocese of San Francisco, committed to the that support of pregnant mothers and their unborn children. The Gabriel Project works so that no woman will feel she needs to have an abortion due to being poor or alone. We need help to get that message out! The Gabriel Project now has a chapter at Saints Peter and Paul. Please let any women you know who is pregnant that we stand ready to help!

Communion to the Sick & Homebound: Priests or Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist are available to bring the Blessed Sacrament to those who cannot attend Mass. Call 421-0809 for more information.

Holy Name Society. The Holy Name Society is a men’s group which expresses devotion to the Holy Name of God by attending weekly Mass and setting good examples for youth, by praying and saying the rosary. A group Mass is celebrated at 8:45 AM on the second Sunday of each month. The Society was founded more than 700 years ago! The SS. Peter and Paul HNS is seeking new members. School dads are especially invited to join. 415-421-0809 or Gemini6824@hotmail.com for more information.

Legion of Mary: The Legion of Mary was founded in Dublin, Ireland in 1921, and is now in most countries in the world. The Legion’s priority is the spiritual and social welfare of each person. Legionaries gather for prayer, and work together, in furtherance of parish goals. Our Legion of Mary is the “Mary, Mother of Light” praesidium, which meets every Tuesday evening in the rectory. For more infoemation, email Rosalina or call the parish office.

Now, THIS is cool: The Vatican has released a high-resolution 360-degree viewable webpage of the Sistine Chapel. You can check it out here. Thanks to parishioner Al Fontes, who showed it to us.

Want to see a great Catholic Movie? Vist our "Year of the Priest" film festival page for lots of recommendations and trailers.

The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola have helped many to fulfill their desire to grow in knowledge and love of Jesus and so to follow him in greater freedom. Ignatius planned that the complete Exercises (sometimes offered as a 30-day silent retreat) also be offered as a retreat in everyday life, extended over six months or more. In following this form, the retreatant meets with an individual director weekly and prays an hour and a half daily. Doing the Exercises entails a serious commitment of both time and energy and is appropriate for those already cultivating a generous life of prayer and in regular spiritual direction. If you have an interest in doing the complete Spiritual Exercises in everyday life, our staff would be happy to help you to discern the Spirit’s call and will recommend a director when that is timely. Please contact Fr. Tom Carroll (tcarroll@jrclosaltos.org) at The Jesuit Retreat Center of Los Altos for more information.


Marriage Matters to Kids! Proposition 8 forced us to confront important questions, that retain their importance even though the election is over.

What is the meaning of Marriage?
Do Children have a fundamental right to a Mother and a Father?
Do Mothers matter? Do Fathers matter?
Does natural marriage benefit society?
If so, what are the dangers of redefining marriage?
What about equality, and the dignity of the homosexual person?

Watch the video below, and listen to Catholic bishops and priests, (including a charming episode with SSPP’s own Fr. Armand Oliveri!) marriage counselors, lawyers, and people just like you, describe what marriage means and why we are called to protect it. Visit www.MarriageMattersToKids.org

Click the arrow to start.

 


Stress in your Marriage? It’s not unheard of. Retrovaille (pronounced “retrovi”) is a program, Catholic in origin, designed to help married couples rediscover one another and their life together. It has helped thousands of married couples. For more info, call 415-893-1005 or email Sf@retroca.com or visit www.Retrouvaille.org.

Revitalize your Marriage! The next Worldwide Marriage Encounter weekend will be November 6-8. For more information call Paul or Yvonne at 650-366-7093 or go to www.sf.lovemoredeeply.org. “I place much of my hope for the future in Marriage Encounter.” –Pope John Paul II.

Chinese (Cantonese) Marriage Encounter - For more information please call Peter or Gloria Yee at 415-681-4921, or email nca.camea@gmail.com, or visit our web site www.camea.org.

Help the Elderly! Some of our wonderful older parishioners are now in convalescent hospitals. They would love to have visitors! If you would like to be a part of this important and rewarding ministry, or if you know of a person who might like a visit, please call Gibbons at 421-0809, or email to gibbons@salesiansspp.org

Holy Name Society: The Holy Name Society is a worldwide organization of Catholic men that was founded more than 700 years ago. Devotion to the Holy Name of Jesus, a monthly Society Mass and various good works are the HNS mission. For more information about the HNS, please email to stppholyname@sbcglobal.net

Holy Land Pilgrimages: Please visit this link to find out about Pilgrimages to the Holy Land. Our friends over at St. Thomas More Church are affiliated with these pilgrimages.

Latin Mass: On every first Sunday of the month at 11:45 the Mass will be celebrated in Latin, with Gregorian Chant. For an English/Latin Mass guide, click here.Tell your friends!

Vatican YouTube Channel: Did you know the Vatican has it's own YouTube Channel, with lots of important video? Neither did I, but they do. Go here. It's updated regularly.

Very cool Vatican resource: Clerus.org, the Congregation for the Clergy at the Holy See has a great new website called "Bibliaclerus." From the homepage: "This program offers Sacred Scripture, its interpretation in light of Sacred Tradition and the teachings of the Magisterium, with appropriate theological commentary and exegesis."

Travelling? Find a Mass anywhere in the world. Visit Masstimes.

Compendium of the Catechism: The Vatican has a great new online resource. It is the "Compendium of the Catechism of the Catholic Church." You can check it out here.

Catholic Search Engine: There is a nice new Catholic search engine out there in cyberspace. It is www.mycatholic.com. It has a built in Google search engine, links to top news stories, links to Catholic news agencies, plus lots of liturgical info updated daily. Check it out!


Catholic Radio: Immaculate Heart Radio’s newest station is in the Bay Area! It’s 1260 on your AM dial. Tune in to hear the best of Catholic Radio, or you can listen online by going here.


And Catholic TV! Visit EWTN for just about everything Catholic. Click on the logo at right.


 

Struggling with Same-Sex Attraction? You are NOT alone and the Church has not abandoned you! Visit the COURAGE website. "COURAGE" is an apostolate of the Church that ministers to those struggling against this particular temptation. They have been endorsed by the Pontifical Council for the Family and our beloved John Paul II said of this ministry, "COURAGE is doing the work of God!"

In the Bay Area, call:

Fr. Mark Taheny (415) 461-0704
Fr. Anselm Ramelow, O.P. (415) 567-7824

Confidential Courage Hotline (650) 450-2286


Struggling with Pornography Addiction? You also are not alone! Pornographic websites are by far the largest segment of the web.

A new Catholic apostolate, the Serenellians (www.pornnomore.com), is trying to help those caught in the grips of pornography addiction. The Serenellians get their name from Alessandro Serenelli, who killed St. Maria Goretti in a fit of lust and later repented.

“If a man so seemingly wicked, decadent and corrupt as Alessandro Serenelli can receive the fullness of conversion and salvation from Almighty God, then so can each and every like soul caught up in the snares of this insidious evil.”

You can visit their website by clicking on the logo to the left, and there is a good story about them on California Catholic Daily.


 

Catholics for the Common Good:

One of our most effective pro-life & social justice groups is Catholics for the Common Good. To learn more, click on the logo at right.


   Prayer for our Men and Women In Military Service

O Prince of Peace, we humbly ask Your protection for all our men and women in military service. Give them unflinching courage to defend with honor, dignity and devotion the rights of all who are imperiled by injustice and evil. Guard our churches, our homes, our schools, our hospitals, our factories, our buildings and all those within from harm and peril. Protect our land and its peoples from enemies within and without. Grant an early peace with victory founded upon justice. Instill in the hearts and minds of men and women everywhere a firm purpose to live forever in peace and good will toward all. Amen.

Please pray for:

Jean Berres, Sr. Paula Wong, Suzanne, Aibee Mae Cua, Lawrence Render, Elicia Alla Scully, Domenico Federico, Agnes, W. Woo, Don Baylor, Henrietta Heir, Linda Dow, Kathy, Ron Tamm, Cindy Ford, Rodney Corsiglia, Phyllis Libatique, Dan, Diana Pacini, Yvonne, Jason Pimental, Eva Pepin, Annette Ward, Catherine De Luca, Gene, Pina, Ali Mae, Bill Henderson, Brigid Reginato, Mark Carico, Tina, Diane, Jean A. Massey, Peter P. English, Robert Elliot, George Wassmer, Totoy Aquino, Emily Lee, Carlos Galarrita, Jo Fernan, Al Moresi, Eleanor Dito, Lacey Sikora, Enrico, Betsy Goodwill, Archie Lotto & Mina Elie, Frances Marie Padilla, Kay, Ray & Tina Bianchini, Victor Lampe, Virginia Dunwell, Jean Patanè, Maria Groppi, Dee Massa, Chris Denny, Jerry Bini, Jr., Esther Castagnola, Valeria Brown, Beverly Kies, Martin Lamkin, Aloma Dawson, Special Intention, For our people in the Armed Forces, Irene Enriquez, Teresita Uy, Marilyn Marano, Frances Peters, Nancy Baccei, Anne & Walter, Ron & Jeanie, Necy Ago, Dr. Lorraine Sibley, Scott Bartlett, Gerrie Davis, Janet Johnston, Bill Sckzraybalo, Fred Hankinson, Jim Hutelmyer, Peter, Connie Heinze, Christopher Snook, Mike Sosa, Pam Benitez, Loretta Tribulato, Rolando Rodriguez, Jiovanni, Edna Tavares, Pat May, Susanna, Rachel, Bob, Monchie Mariano, Nick Nessix, Gilberto Potoy, Mrs. Blanco, Rachel Pozivenec, Andrew Schott, Cheryl Thomas, Walter Anthony Merlino, Mary Ann Hulett, The Olsen Family, Bob McPhail, Charles Gibbs, Jane Tift, Gary, Sr. Gil Lewis, Ken Beckingham, Alexis Ordona, Mary Drayton, Jody Hamilton, An ill parishioner, Virgil & Marcheta Pletcher, Ellen Stahl, Tarooj Maaref, Evangeline Abriam, Ramon Fernan, James Swett, Jacqueline B, Bradley Scott, Lenny and her baby, Bert Simonian, Joanne Hesbett, Lorenzo Simi, Dolores Bossler, Alicia Jimenez, John Smith, Edmond Segrove, Juanita Estrellas, Marco Cuneo, Carol A. Garcia, Loretta, Smitin Mehta, Ann Murphy, Edwin Hickman, Barbara & Susan, Steven Lo Sasso, Ray Craine, Joephine Marie Barasse, John & Frances Capardo, Donna Rosinia, Phillip Kuykendall, Ronald Clifford Miller, Marcheta and Virgil Pletcher, Katushka Fischmann, Catherine Lehman, Elva Guanill, Susie Bruzzone, Lea Barbano, Lars Ullrich, Maria Groppi, Bill Schepani, Saul Ramirez, Diane Smith, Christiana Tran, Carl Zapp, Vincent Buckley, Ms. Colby, Christine Picazo, Joel Rivera, Meg Magee, Janet & Thomas Luke, Lusida and her Family, Juner Valencia, Kelsea & London, Frank Cresci, Jenevieve, Jennifer Rosko, Irma Cortes, John Cardinale, Maryam (for work), Rosina Alioto, Brad A. Casey, Juanita Estrella, Albert J. Sievers, Betty Baltazar, Sr. Erena Vasquez, All the homeless & mentally ill of the neighborhood, & all parishioners in hospitals & nursing homes.

To have an intention included, please call 421-0809.

 

Liturgical Calendar

Sunday

14

Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Monday

15

Our Lady of Sorrows

Tuesday

16

Cornelius; Pope, & Cyprian; Bishop, Martyrs

Wednesday

17

Robert Bellarmine; Bishop, Doctor

Thursday

18

Weekday in Ordinary Time

Friday

19

Januarius; Bishop, Martyr

Saturday

20

Andrew Kim Tae-gon; Priest, and Paul Chong Ha-sang and Companions; Martyrs

Sunday

21

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

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