From the Pastor 6/12/2016

Posted by on Jun 13, 2016 in From the Pastor Columns

AMDG Dear OSJ Family, This week I take the opportunity to publicly acknowledge the good work of our Parish Pastoral Council (PPC).  At OSJ we are fortunate enough to have both a Parish Council and a separate Finance Council that assist the pastor and the pastoral staff in leading our parish. Our incredibly talented Finance Council guides us in financial and administrative matters which are crucial to the life of our parish. To them, and their...

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From the Pastor 5/29/2016

Posted by on Jun 7, 2016 in From the Pastor Columns

AMDG Dear OSJ Family, This weekend we celebrate the official start of summer as we commemorate those brave men and women who served our county and our world in the US Military. Started in 1868 as a day to honor the fallen soldiers of the just concluded Civil War, Memorial Day has grown to become a solemn recognition of all of our nation’s casualties of war and the high price that has been paid for our freedoms and liberties. This weekend...

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From the Pastor 5/22/2016

Posted by on Jun 7, 2016 in From the Pastor Columns

AMDG Dear OSJ Family, This week we offer a warm welcome to all of those newly registered parishioners of OSJ! Today, at the 9:30am Mass, we will bless our newest members and, after Mass, we will celebrate with them at our Sunday coffee hour. We are blessed each week with a growing number of parishioners! Please stop by and greet them. It is often said that one of the most important parts of the Catholic Church is the parish. For many this is so...

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