Saints Peter & Paul Parish
Weekly Bulletin

October 12, 2014

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time


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Isaiah 25:6-10a; Philippians 4:12-14, 19-20; Matthew 22:1-14 or 22:1-10. Isaiah foretells the bounty that the Lord will provide for his people when they accept his invitation to the Lord. Jesus, in today’s Gospel, also tells of God’s bounty. If we accept the Lord’s invitation to live life in him, we will be filled with joy.

 


 

Domenico 28A Del Tempo Ordinario

A assomiglia a una festa la chiamata di Dio. Chi accetta l’invito è chiamato a cooperare e a rivestirsi della veste nuziale, a garanzia di appartenenza al nuovo Popolo di Dio. Però esige una risposta corrispondente, dato che comincia in terra e raggiunge la sua pienezza in cielo, dove non ci sarà né pianto, nè morte.

 


From the Pastor's Computer 

A few days back I got an invitation from the CFO of the Archdiocese of San Francisco: “You are invited to attend a mandatory training session on November 20 at 5:30 p.m. at Saint Mary’s Cathedral in San Francisco.”  “Invited”?  “Mandatory”?  I thought an invitation assumes that the invitation can be accepted or not.  Maybe it was just a polite way of saying that I had to be there whether I like it or not.

I got another invitation to the Columbus Day Celebration of the 2014 Grand Ball and Banquet, “Venice—Gala on the Grand Canal” this Saturday for cocktails, dinner, and dancing!  But it wasn’t mandatory and it wasn’t on “current Parish Accounting Policies and Procedures” or “payroll matters” or “recent Parish Control Reviews.”

I associate “invitations” with the “rich foods and choice wines” of today’s first reading from Isaiah and the king’s wedding feast for his son in the Gospel parable.  Here are true invitations to the great banquet of life, where we have only to put on the appropriate garments, that is, to put on Christ and the deeds of mercy and justice.

-Fr. John Itzaina, SDB


Particular Items

Baptisms

Marriages

Rest in Peace

Vivianne Williams – Liliana Filipas

James Schaffer & Christina Johnson

Alexandra Lorens – John Kinney
Czeslaw Koc
Maria Williams – Joseph Maggiora


Archived Bulletins: For past bulletins, go here.

Our Pre-K Director goes to Rome! Right now, the Salesian Sisters from all over the world are convening in Rome for their General Council (held every seven years). The theme this year is "Being with youth today, a home that Evangelizes". Our Pre-K Director, Mrs. Barbara Simons was chosen as the lay representative for all North America and will join Sister Rosann Ruiz and Provincial Sister Patricia King. She leaves on October 8th. Part of her visit will include a visit to The Vatican. Congratulations, Barbara! You can watch streaming video and learn about the conference here. Here are a couple of pictures. Sr. Antoinette's great niece is second from right in the bottom photo.

 

Columbus Day Bazaar! Join us this weekend for food, drinks, games, the Blue Angels and more at the 95th Annual Columbus Day Bazaar! And here is an interveiw with Michael Cheng, former SSPP student and current Blue Angel pilot. It's in Mandarin, unfortunately:

 

 

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.


San Francisco Rosary Rally: Join priests, seminarians, your fellow Catholics, Fr. Andrew Apostoli, and Archbishop Cordileone on Saturday, October 11 in witnessing to the truth and beauty of the Catholic faith at the Fourth Annual San Francisco Rosary Rally! The day will begin with a 9:00 AM Hispanic Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral, followed by a procession to U.N. Plaza (on Market between 7th and 8th Streets). The rally begins in the Plaza at 12 noon. Priests will be on hand to offer the sacrament of confession during the rally, and the rally will be completed and crowned with Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction. For more info, visit  www.rosaryrallysf.com

Left: the procession from the Cathedral enters UN Plaza at the 2013 Rosary Rally. Photo: Dennis Callahan, Catholic San Francisco.



Thank you, Archbishop Cordileone! We thank His Excellency for celebrating the 11:30AM Italian Mass on October 5--the Feast of Madonna del Lume. You can listen to the Archbishop's Madonna del Lume homily here.

We also thank all of those who worked so hard to make the event happen--Saturday's Mass at the Fisherman's Chapel and memorial service at sea, and Sunday's Mass, spuntino, procession, and blessing of the fishing fleet. Check out some of the great photos Charles Farruggia took:

Fr. Conterno and Fr. Mengon celebrating the Madonna del Lume Mass at Fisherman's Chapel on October 4.

 

The faithful at the Chapel.

 

Archbishop Cordileone processing into Saints Peter and Paul for the Madonna del Lume Mass on October 5.

 

The Archbishop celebrating Mass.

 

His Excellency at our beautiful altar.

 

The faithful.

 

The image of Madonna del Lume processing into the Church.

 

The procession to Fisherman's Wharf begins.

 

The Madonna del Lume float.

 

Parishioner Lena Cresci in front of the image of Madonna del Lume.


Save the Date!! Pope Francis has declared 2015 The Year of Consecrated Life. On Monday, October 20, there will be special evening prayer at 7:00PM in St. Mary’s Cathedral. The prayer, presided over by Archbishop Cordileone, will open the events of the Year of Consecrated Life. All are invited to this special occasion.


Edith Stein: Seeker of Truth: A special day for women! On October 25, from 9am to 4pm the ENDOW women’s educational program of prayer and study of the Archdiocese of San Francisco presents Edith Stein: Seeker of Truth. Edith Stein is a remarkable 20th century saint—a German philosopher turned Catholic convert who became a Carmelite nun, and was eventually martyred in Auschwitz. Cost is $35, includes all-day seminar, study materials, and lunch. To learn more or register, please visit www.EndowGroups.org/calendar

 


St. Anthony of Padua to Visit Northern California! From Oct. 26-Nov. 2, St. Anthony will visit Northern California in the form of the very relic that Pope Francis venerated 14 years ago in Argentina. The much loved 13th-century friar was a contemporary of St. Francis and one of the earliest members of the Franciscan order founded by St. Francis in 1209.

The schedule for our diocese:
Sunday, Oct. 26, St. Thomas More Church, San Francisco 8 a.m., 10 a.m., 11:45 a.m., 8 p.m. Masses with veneration.
Oct. 28, St. Mary’s Cathedral, San Francisco, 12:10 p.m. and 6 p.m. Masses with veneration.
Oct. 29, St. Dominic, San Francisco, 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Masses with veneration.
Oct. 30, St. Anne of the Sunset, San Francisco, 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. Masses with veneration.
Oct. 31, St. Francis of Assisi, San Francisco, 12:15 p.m. and 7 p.m. Masses with veneration.
Nov. 1, St. Paul of the Shipwreck, San Francisco, 12:30 p.m. Mass with veneration.
Nov. 2, St. Bruno Church, San Bruno, 8 a.m., 10 a.m., noon and 6 p.m. Masses with veneration


Young Adult Retreat: God is calling each and everyone of us to deepen our relationship with him. Before we accept his calling, he actually chose us first. And as we accept it, he has nothing but love and salvation waiting for us. During this 3-day retreat, the daughters of Carmel and Fr. Vito from Contemplative of St. Joseph will guide us to encounter God's love through the outpouring of the Holy spirit - the love that surpasses all understanding and transforms us to a new life in the Holy spirit.’  From October 31 to November 2, 2014 the noted Fr. Vito Perrone of the Contemplatives of St. Joseph and the Daughters of Carmel will conduct the “You alone are my strength” retreat. The retreat will be held at the Ponderosa Lodge in Felton, CA in the peaceful Santa Cruz mountains. Call Tessa at 415-583-4078 for more information, or visit www.youalonearemystrength.org/

Archdiocesan Rally & Youth Mass: On All Saints Day, Saturday November 1, St. Anne of the Sunset Church will host a Youth Rally and Youth Mass (celebrated by Bishop Justice) for Catholic teenagers grade 7-12 and their adult chaperones. Events are from 10-4PM. Learn more at www.sforeym.org/node/337. Organizers need help for the event. If you’d like to help, please visit the website above or email Ynez Lizarraga at LizarragaY@sfarchdiocese.org or 415-614-5654.


Choose Life! “Today … our country seems to worship false gods. We’ve created false gods of “tolerance” and “equality” and “choice.” Instead of worshipping the Lord, we’ve found ways to worship pleasure and vanity—we’ve found ways to worship ourselves. And, like the people of Israel did in Elijah’s time, we’re suffering the effects. Worship of choice leads to abortion and contraception, and the Health and Human Services contraceptive mandate, which threatens our freedom of religion. Worship of money leads to poverty. Worship of “equality” leads to a fundamental rejection of marriage and family. We’re worshipping false gods, and we’re in trouble. … But, like Elijah, the Lord calls us to pray. And to pray in a special way for our country. If we give ourselves to quiet, humble prayer, like Elijah, God’s glory and mercy will be revealed.” –Most Rev. Samuel Aquila, Archbishop of Denver, “America needs our prayers and our sacrifice,” June 19, 2013


From the Catechism: Why is prayer sometimes a struggle? “The spiritual masters of all times have described growth in faith and in love for God as a spiritual, life-and-death combat. The battlefield is man's interior life. The Christian's weapon is prayer. We can allow ourselves be defeated by our selfishness and lose ourselves over worthless things or we can win God. Often someone who wants to pray must first conquer his lack of will power. Even the Desert Fathers were acquainted with spiritual sluggishness (‘acedia’). Reluctance to seek God is a big problem in the spiritual life. The spirit of the times sees no point in praying, and our full calendars leave no room for it. Then there is the battle against the tempter, who will try anything to keep a person from devoting himself to God. If God did not want us to find our way to him in prayer, we would not win the battle.” YOUCAT questions 505-506. For more: Catechism of the Catholic Church, sections 2725-2734.


More 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 CCD 2014-2015. Classes are now in session. We are happy to welcome all new & returning teachers & students. Classes are on Sunday mornings, from 9:45-11:00am. Children receiving the Sacraments of Reconciliation, First Holy Communion, and Confirmation must attend the 2 year sacrament preparation classes and meetings. 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.


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.

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, Tom Berrian, Sr. Erena Vasquez, Tom McEachern, 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

12

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Monday

13

Weekday in Ordinary Time

Tuesday

14

Callistus; Pope, Martyr

Wednesday

15

Teresa of Jesus; Virgin, Doctor

Thursday

16

Hedwig; Religious, Margaret Mary Alacoque; Virgin

Friday

17

Ignatius of Antioch; Bishop, Martyr

Saturday

18

Luke; Evangelist

Sunday

19

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time

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