Celebrating the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary - The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is Monday, August 15 this year. Since it falls on a Monday, it is not a holy day of obligation. If you would still like to honor the Blessed Mother, we invite you to attend a daily Mass at your parish on Monday.
Preparing for a New Bishop - May 27 was Bishop Lynch’s seventy-fifth birthday. On that day, he signed and sent a letter to the Holy Father asking to retire after having reached the mandatory “age limit” for bishops. Our diocese is now in a waiting period to hear from the Vatican who our new bishop will be. Bishop Lynch will still be in office until we... Read More