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Mass Intentions: 21-27 May 2016

Mass Intentions at St. Jude Chapel: Sat May 21 4:00 PM Patsy Coker + Sun May 22 9:30 AM Intentions of Randy Blanca 11:30 AM Lucila Escamilla de Vidales + Mon May 23 11:40 AM Intentions of Mary Angela Brady 12:15 PM Vern O’Neill + Tue May 24 …

Pentecost Celebrations Around The World

In Italy it was customary to scatter rose leaves from the ceiling of the churches to recall the miracle of the fiery tongues; hence in Sicily, and elsewhere in Italy, Pentecost is called Pascha rosatum. The Italian name Pascha rossa comes from the red colors of the vestments …

Pentecost Sunday: 15 May 2016

Reading 1 – Acts 2:1-11 When the time for Pentecost was fulfilled, they were all in one place together. And suddenly there came from the sky a noise like a strong driving wind, and it filled the entire house in which they were. Then there appeared to them …

Mass Intentions: 14-20 May 2016

Sat May 14 4:00 PM Camille Stout + Sun May 15 9:30 AM Delia Carvajal + 11:30 AM Intentions of David and Michael Maliakel Mon May 16 11:40 AM Intentions of Peter De Leon 12:15 PM Juan Carlos Zavala + Tue May 17 11:40 AM Intentions of Nora …

May: The Month of Mary

The Christian custom of dedicating the month of May to the Blessed Virgin Mary arose at the end of the 13th century. In this way, the Church was able to Christianize the secular festivals, which were taking place around that time. In the 16th century, books appeared and …

UPDATE: Ecuador Earthquake Relief Efforts

Last week, Catholic Charities of Dallas and the Latin Diversity Network of American Airlines rapidly responded to the urgent needs of the victims of the recent earthquake in Ecuador. Materials were collected at their Marillac Center and went out late Thursday to be shipped. Both organizations had just …