Throughout the liturgical year, the Catholic Church makes certain changes to the Mass to reflect the liturgical season. Next to the change in the color of the priest’s vestments, the absence of the Alleluia during Lent is probably the most obvious. There is a long-standing tradition for suspending the use of Alleluia from Shrove Tuesday which is the day before Ash Wednesday until Easter Vigil.
The Feast of St. Francis of Assisi commemorates the life of St. Francis. This year, our Blessing of the Animals is going virtual. Join us at Mass on Sunday, October 4 at 9:00 A.M. via livestream on our YouTube Channel. Mass will conclude with a Blessing of the Animals. Who is St. Francis St. Francis was…
Watch the livestream on our YouTube Channel and check out photos of the celebration!
Loved this weekend’s homily so much you wanted to hear it again? Wished you could share it with a friend? Now you can! Saint Patrick Catholic Church has entered the digital age with homilies on demand. Homilies are now available on the website for you to listen to again (and again) and listen deeply (and more deeply) each time you hit play.Learn More