Archive for the Pastor’s Corner Category

Bulletin Letter – 9/25/22

Dear parishioners, With the big announcement a couple weeks ago about the future direction of our parish, I know many people are hurting.  Please know of my continued prayers for all, and please know that I am very grateful to the many people who have reached out

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Bulletin Letter – 9/4/22

Dear parishioners, As we celebrate Labor Day this weekend, we are reminded of how grateful we are for all the blessings that Christ has provided for us, and by which, we have been able to provide for ourselves and our families.  Although our work does not always

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Bulletin Letter – 8/21/22

Dear parishioners, As we do every year, we will soon be mailing the 2021-2022 Annual Financial Report.  I would like to provide here a preview of what you will find in the report.  Kindly remember that the diocesan fiscal year is July 1 – June 30. Firstly,

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Bulletin Letter – 8/14/22

Dear parishioners, Don’t forget that this afternoon (Sunday) at 1:00, we will be hosting “Behold: A Concert of Sacred Music” at the Paulding church.  As I mentioned in the bulletin the last few weeks, this concert is free and open to the public.  Please come and enjoy

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Bulletin Letter – 8/7/22

Dear parishioners, I would like to re-invite everyone to “Behold: A Concert of Sacred Music,” happening next Sunday, August 14 at 1:00 in the Paulding church.   Please come to hear Jessica Schuster and her extremely talented young adult choir, comprised of young adults from northwest Ohio and

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Bulletin Letter – 7/24/22

Dear parishioners, Looking a few weeks ahead, if you have not already marked your calendar for our annual beer and wine tasting event, then be sure to write it down!  Join us for a fun evening with family, friends, and a lot of other parishioners at the

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Bulletin Letter – 7/17/22

Dear parishioners, Some parishioners might remember that while the Junction church was still open, there was at some point (I have been unable to ascertain exactly when) the heart-wrenching event that the tabernacle was stolen from inside the church.  I have been told that it was two

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Bulletin Letter – 7/10/22

Dear Parishioners, With all of the turmoil occurring in our country, across the world, and even within the Church, I know that many are tempted to get discouraged with the way things seem to be going in the world.  On top of that, with the increasing number

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Bulletin Letter – 6/26/22

Dear parishioners, Every year, Bishop Thomas celebrates a Mass at Rosary Cathedral in Toledo for couples in the diocese celebrating significant wedding anniversaries.  Registration for this year’s anniversary Mass is now open.  So, if 2022 marks your 25th, 40th, 50th, 60th or 60th-plus wedding anniversary, you are

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Bulletin Letter – 6/19/22

Dear parishioners, By now, everyone should have received the electronic survey that was sent to the entire parish for our feasibility study.  Thank you to those who have already completed it.  If you have not yet taken the survey, you have until the end of the day

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