Bishop Marshall’s New Year’s message

Read Bishop Marshall’s letter here. Dear sisters and brothers in Christ, After a long and difficult year, we will greet 2021 with particular joy. We are anxious to put aside the “stay-at-home” orders, the social distance restrictions, and the masks that prevent us from seeing the smiles of our loved ones. More importantly, we are…

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Year of St. Joseph proclaimed: Dec. 8, 2020 to Dec. 8, 2021

Marking the 150th anniversary of St. Joseph being declared patron of the universal church, Pope Francis proclaimed a yearlong celebration dedicated to the foster father of Jesus.  In a Dec. 8 apostolic letter, “Patris Corde” (With a Father’s Heart), the pope said Christians can discover in St. Joseph, who often goes unnoticed, “an intercessor, a…

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Statement on COVID-19 Pfizer and Moderna Vaccines

Our national and international news continues to be filled with reports surrounding the approval, availability, and arrival of COVID-19 vaccines. In many respects, this is indeed good news which brings with it a great sense of hope and optimism as the world continues to face a health crisis. With these recent and ongoing developments, the…

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The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Mental Health

Watch the recorded presentation here. Please join Dr. Lee Kneipp, a clinical psychologist, as he examines the mental health implications of the pandemic, such as depression, anxiety, loneliness and increased levels of stress and how they are impacting our day to day life, Monday, December 14, from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at St. Francis…

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