Saints Peter & Paul Parish
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February 1, 2015

Feast of St. John Bosco


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Ezekiel 34:11-12, 15-16, 23-24, 30-31-31; Psalm 33; Philippians 4:4-9; Matthew 18:1-6, 10. God will look after his sheep, since bad rulers have led the sheep astray. God will send a new David to lead them who is none other than the Good Shepherd, Jesus. The psalmist tells us: “Blessed are they who put their trust in the Lord.” Paul exhorts all those baptized in Christ to unity, joy, and peace. God’s peace surpasses all understanding and is beyond the power of the human mind. The Gospel tells us that to be a true disciple of Jesus one must be humble and not fear dependence on God the Father.

 


Festa di San Giovanni Bosco

O padre e maestro della gioventù, San Giovanni Bosco, che tanto lavorasti per la salvezza delle anime, sii nostra guida nel cercare il bene delle anime nostre e la salvezza del prossimo; aiutaci a vincere le passioni e il rispetto umano; insegnaci ad amare Gesù Sacramentato, Maria Ausiliatrice e il Papa; e implora da Dio per noi una buona morte, affinchè possiamo reggiumgerti in Paradiso. Così sia.


From the Pastor's Computer 

This weekend we celebrate the feast of St. John Bosco, the founder of the Society of St. Francis de Sales, the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians, and the Salesian Cooperators.  The readings are different from the 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time.  Instead of Mark 1:21-28 that describes a typical day in the life of Jesus and his newly formed disciples, we have the gospel of Matthew that states membership in God’s kingdom must be linked to complete and total dependence on God like a child to parents.  “Little ones” become, then, not so much children, but mature and adult disciples of the Lord.

This year we have special reason to celebrate the feast of St. John Bosco.  2015 is the bicentenary of his birth.  Don Bosco (Father Bosco) was born on August 16, 1815, in a little hamlet, called “The Becchi,” outside of Turin, Italy.  As a parish, we will celebrate his 200th birthday in grand style on his very birthday, August 16, for it happens to be Sunday!

All the people, young and old, celebrate the great gifts of St. John Bosco. We are committed to following Christ, modeling our lives on how Don Bosco responded to be a disciple of Christ.  He’s our guide to living the Good News.

These great gifts of Don Bosco are modeled on today’s special readings.  For instance, in the first reading from Ezekiel, it’s the shepherd who rescues the sheep when they are scattered.  The injured are cared for, and the sick are healed.  Don Bosco was a true shepherd who sought out the poor and abandoned youth, fed them, gave them shelter, and taught them a livelihood.  He became their father, teacher, and friend.

Don Bosco’s style was characterized by teaching of the faith, forming them to be good citizens, and spreading an air of joy.  He guarded the hearts of the young; he taught them holiness and led them to a peaceful life.  He formed a special relationship with each and every young person in loving kindness.

As Salesians of Don Bosco, as Salesian Cooperators, and as people willing and yearning to follow his charismatic way, we strive to be “greatest in the Kingdom of heaven” by turning to become like children open to God’s call and God’s loving kindness.

-Fr. John Itzaina, SDB


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St John Bosco: Today, we celebrate the Feast of the founder of the Salesians and the Daughters of Mary Help of Christians (the third largest men’s order and the largest women’s order in the Church!) in a very special way! 2015 marks the bicentennial of the birth of Don Bosco, Salesians worldwide will be celebrating, and rumor has it that Pope Francis himself (who is very close to the Salesians) will join in. On Friday, Archbishop Cordileone celebrated a special Mass attended by students from Salesian High School, St. Francis High School, and Corralitos Middle School. Today, we celebrate Don Bosco at all Masses, and our 1PM Mass will be attended by our Salesian School Alumni, followed by a reunion reception.. We thanks Sr. Rita Bailey, FMA, who is now serving in Texas, for all her work on the reunion.

Learn more about our Founder: The Don Bosco Study Group will meet on Tuesday, February 24 at 7pm at the Parish Center. All are welcome. For those that are doing the reading assignments, we will be discussing pp.136-203 – Letters to the Young and pp. 307-333- Personal Letters  from  “The Spiritual Writings of SJB” (available in the bookstore. We will also continue to hear an historical narrative of his life with some time for small group discussions.  All are welcome. For questions, email Frank Lavin or call 415.310.8551.


Don Bosco Youth Mass! We had more than 800 students (from Salesian High, St. Francis Central Coast High, Corralitos Middle School, and SSPP School) packing the church yesterday, as well as Archbishop Cordileone, Bishop Justice, and many Salesian priests, for the special Don Bosco Youth Mass. Here's a couple of photos I took with my cell phone, and we post some high-quality shots from the photographers who were there soon.

 

 

 

Choose Life! Walk for Life West Coast: Thanks to all who joined Archbishop Cordileone, Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, the Apostolic Nuncio (Pope Francis’s Ambassador to the U.S.) and tens of thousands of pro-lifers at the 11th Annual Walk for Life West Coast, the largest annual gathering of Catholics in the Bay Area. Thanks to Fr. Itzaina and the entire parish for opening the doors of the parish to the more than 200 young people who stayed here over the weekend, so they could attend the Walk. Here's a cool aerial video, and you can see photos and news about the Walk here.

 

 


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.

World Day of the Sick Mass: On Saturday, February 7, at 11AM, Archbishop Cordileone will celebrate the World Day of the Sick Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral. There will be anointing of the sick, blessing of caregivers’ hands, a blessing with Lourdes water for all. All sick and caregivers are invited.

Palms for the Ash Wednesday Ashes: Parishioners, do you have any Palms left from previous Palm Sundays? If so, please bring them to David the sacristan or the church office. David burns those, and then he gives the ashes to the priests to mark your foreheads on Ash Wednesday (Feb 18). Not everyone remembers that the proper way to dispose of blessed palms is to burn them or bury them, so here’s your chance to do it right!

New video about the Italians in California: There is a new video out about the Italian Immigrant experience in the state of California. Part of the vidoe will be shown on PBS later this year, but you can buy a DVD at Amazon. Go here.


Archdiocesan Celebration of Marriage: Also on Saturday, February 21 at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Archbishop Cordileone invites all married couples to the Annual Archdiocesan celebration of marriage. His Excellency will celebrate Mass at 10AM, followed by a reception (suggested donation of $20 per couple. All husbands and wives celebrating a “5-year wedding anniversary” (5, 10, 15…35, 40, or over 40 years) in 2015 are invited to attend and be recognized. Registration required by February 12 through www.sfanniversary.net or call (415) 614-5680. For more information, call: (415) 614-5680


School Fashion Show, Luncheon, and Silent Auction: On Saturday, February 21, our school faculty will host the annual fashion show school fundraiser. The event is from 11:30 to 3:00Pm in the gym. Tickets are $40 for adults, $25 for seniors (65 & over) and  $15 for children (12 and under). This year’s theme is “A Day at the Races.” It’s a very fun event!

Chinese New Year Celebration and Ceremonial Tribute to Ancestors: On Saturday, February 21, at 2:30 PM, at St. Mary’s Cathedral will host a Mass and Ceremonial Tribute to Ancestors at 2:30 PM. Mass will be celebrated by Archbishop Cordileone, and concelebrated by Bishop Justice, Bishop Wang, and Bishop Emerius Daniel Walsh. For more information call the Chinese Ministry Office at614-5575.


From the Catechism: Why do we seek God? “God has placed in our hearts a longing to seek and find him. St. Augustine says, ‘You have made us for yourself, and our heart is restless until it rests in you.’ We call this longing for God Religion.

It is natural for man to seek God. All of our striving for truth and happiness is ultimately a search for the one who supports us absolutely, satisfies us absolutely, and employs us absolutely in his service. A person is not completely himself until he has found God. ‘Anyone who seeks truth seeks God, whether or not he realizes it’ (St. Edith Stein).” (YOUCAT question 3). For more, catechism of the Catholic Church, nos. 26-30.


The Bosco Beats: Since we are celebrating Don Bosco, here are some youg Salesian Priests who are musically talented. They call themselves the "Bosco Beats." Check 'em out:


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.”


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, James Horan, 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, Ernie Bristol, Brad A. Casey, Healing Juanita Estrella, a parishioner with a special need, Albert J. Sievers, Betty Baltazar, Tom Berrian, Sr. Erena Vasquez, Tom McEachern, Sean Mase, Martha Bini, Jennifer Gammara, 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

01

Parish Celebration of St. John Bosco

Monday

02

The Presentation of the Lord

Tuesday 03 Blaise; Bishop, Martyr, Ansgar; Bishop

Wednesday

04

Weekday in Ordinary Time

Thursday

05

Agatha; Virgin, Martyr

Friday

06

Paul Miki and Companions; Martyrs

Saturday

07

The Commemoration of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Sunday

08

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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