From the Pastor 8-21-2016

Posted by on Aug 17, 2016 in From the Pastor Columns

AMDG   Dear OSJ Family, At this time I am honored to welcome to our parish, on your behalf, two additional persons who join our pastoral staff. Both are on a part-time basis and bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to OSJ. We are happy to welcome to the newly created position of Liturgy Coordinator, Sister Asunta Thanh, acj who is a Handmaid of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, a congregation of Sisters founded by Saint Raphaela Mary in 1886 in...

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From the Pastor 7-31-2016

Posted by on Aug 17, 2016 in From the Pastor Columns

Dear OSJ Family, Faith, Food and Friends, our parish outreach ministry  will take a short summer break and  reopen again on Tuesday, August 23rd. Accordingly, on behalf of our parish,  I want to thank its coordinator, parishioner, Mary Freedman  and her fine cast of volunteers and staff who every day , make our outreach program a success. Remarkably, Mary reports that FF&F was opened 130 days this year while 7,100 meals were prepared and...

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From the Pastor 7-24-16

Posted by on Aug 3, 2016 in From the Pastor Columns

AMDG Dear OSJ Family, Please try to join us at the 5:30pm Vigil Mass on Saturday July 30th as we celebrate the feast day of our Holy Jesuit Founder, Saint Ignatius Loyola, with our worldwide Jesuit Family and the entire Church. Admittedly one of my favorite saints, Ignatius of Loyola was born in 1491 in Azpeitia in the Basque region of northern Spain. The youngest of thirteen children, at the age of 16 he was sent to serve as a page at the...

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