November 29th is the start of a new Church year,
which begins with Advent. Click on the banner below for prayers, customs,
Walk alongside your people, Pope Francis tells bishops at synod's close
October 25, 2015 - At closing Mass for the Synod on the Family.
Read the story.
Mary Jo's Kenya Blog
Mary Jo Robinson's writes about her exciting mission to Nairobi, Kenya to care for children at risk. Mary Jo grew up in St. Benedict's parish and is truly an emissary of Christ from our cluster.
Her blog and lots of photos
- Sunday Mass Schedule
- Oct. 1 - May 31
Sat. 4 p.m.
Christ the Divine Mercy: St. Martin's
Sun. 7:45 a.m. Christ the Divine Mercy: St.
Sun. 9:30 a.m. Christ the Divine Mercy: St.
Sun 11:15 a.m. St.
- First Sunday of Advent
- November 29
- High School Youth Ministry Meeting
- December 6, after 11:15 a.m. Mass
Mary Jo Robinson will talk about her ministry experience
- Taize Prayer Service
- December 6, 6:30 p.m.
Confessions at 6 p.m. Begin Advent with a beautiful prayer
- Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy Begins
- December 8, 2015 - November 20, 2016
Once every 25 years a Pope declares an
extraordinary holy year. "Having
already described his entire papacy as a "Kairos" of
mercy, meaning a privileged moment in God’s plan of
salvation, Francis said the time is ripe for that
We offer our
prayers for the faithful departed and our condolences to his
family and friends. May his soul rest in the peace of Our Lord Jesus Christ.