Entries by SVDP

July 4, 2021

GRACIOUS AND LOVING GOD, LET YOUR SPIRIT BE WITH US TODAY. HEAR OUR PRAYERS, AND INCREASE IN US THE WILL TO FOLLOW YOUR SON JESUS. HELP US TO DRAW ON THE RESOURCES OF OUR FAITH AS WE USE THE OPPORTUNITIES OF OUR DEMOCRACY TO SHAPE A SOCIETY MORE RESPECTFUL OF THE LIFE, DIGNITY, AND RIGHTS […]

To Our Community

As of February 8, 2021, the Church re-opened with new guidelines. We are still closing the doors after each mass. Please wear a mask and keep socially distant. Mass times are as follows: Daily Mass Monday through Saturday 8 am mass. Weekend Mass: Saturday, 5 pm English and 7:30 pm Spanish Sunday, English–7:30 am, 9 […]

September 29, 2020

A SPIRITUAL JOURNEY DURING THE PANDEMIC OF 2020 Consecration to St. Joseph By: Andrea Aguilar, Jodi Fitzgerald, Susan Hall, Kathy Hooper, Maureen Nelson, Leda Sturla, Carol Virgin, Judy Williams Our Spiritual Journey After the pandemic started and our community began to close down, its impact left many of us who regularly volunteer questioning how we […]

From Your Pastor ~ May 15, 2020

Dear Fellow Parishioners, Exciting news here in the Rectory. Msgr. Dan Whelton will be joining the St. Vincent’s family and making our parish his new home. We are abuzz in the rectory making preparations. We expect him here by the end of May. In a world that has been turned upside down, having Msgr. Dan […]

From One of Our Parishioners–February 5, 2021

TODAY, I AM GRATEFUL…Here we are in 2021. The challenges of the past year are behind us. I am grateful for the blessings of 2020 despite the restrictions of the pandemic. My family is healthy and working, thanks to a generous God. I was able to tour the Holy Land in February before Covid shut […]

From Your Pastor ~ April 22, 2020

Dear Fellow Parishioners, Your active response and very positive feedback regarding our Holy Week and Easter celebrations have been very gratifying. In addition to Easter gifts to the parish, many of you included a note thanking our parish staff for all their hard work in making our church and rectory– and especially the altar– both […]

From Your Pastor ~ April 15, 2020

Dear Fellow Parishioners, This Easter has been unlike any other. Fr. David and I have made every effort to make Masses available to you, in English and Spanish. However, I know it is not the same as being physically present and, most importantly, receiving Holy Communion. The other side of the coin is that, for […]

The First Easter

Experiencing The First Easter Today The very first Easter was not in a crowded worship space with singing and praising. On the very first Easter the disciples were locked in their house. It was dangerous for them to come out. They were afraid. They wanted to believe the good news they heard from the women, […]

From your Pastor – Easter 2020

Dear Fellow Parishioners, During this time of “shelter in place,” many of us face serious challenges related to our health, our jobs, and the care of loved ones. We have also had time to think about the most important things in life: our faith, family and friends. There is no better time to reflect prayerfully […]

From Your Pastor – March 26, 2020

Dear Fellow Parishioners, We are now approaching our second weekend without public Sunday Masses in our Church. I cannot think of another such time in the history of our parish. Fr. David has been posting daily Mass from our own beautiful church, so that you can continue to worship in a familiar place. I have […]