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Corpus Christi Procession, Sunday, June 18th

This year we will again process with the Blessed Sacrament on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi.  In order to allow more parishioners to participate, the route will be shorter.  The procession will begin at 2:00pm from the Worship Center, and will proceed to the site of the future church.  There, Father Barkett will commission the new Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion (EM’s), and the seasoned EM’s will renew their commitment to serving the parish in this holy service.  We will conclude with Benediction.

Following the commissioning ceremony the Italian Heritage Society will be providing ice cream for all who participate.

 

Plenary Indulgence of the Jubilee of Our Lady of Fatima

A plenary indulgence of the jubilee is granted to the pious faithful who visit with devotion an image of Our Lady of Fatima solemnly displayed for public veneration in any temple, oratory or adequate place, during the days of the anniversary of the apparitions (the 13th of each month through to October 2017), and devotedly participate there in any celebration or prayer in honor of the Virgin Mary, pray the Our Father, recite the Symbol of Faith (Creed) and invoke Our Lady of Fatima.  So as to allow our parishioners to obtain the plenary indulgence, Fr. Barkett’s Our Lady of Fatima statue will be on display on the 13th of the month from June through October.

 

Join Father Peffley’s 26th Annual Beach Week

Join Father Peffley for the 26th Annual Beach Week July 22nd through July 29th at Kill Devil Hills, NC.  Experience fun and spiritual growth with Father and other families by spending time on the beach, playing games, going to daily Mass, listening to talks, having potluck dinners, praying the Rosary at sunset and taking nightly walks to the local Dairy Queen.  A variety of accommodations for this vacation are available at Wilbur and Orville Wright Court Days Inn #252-441-7331 located at Mile Post 8 ½.  Local homes for rent are also an option.  For more information please contact Debbie and Jerry O’Farrell at ocofhb@aol.com.

 

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