The novena in honor of the Holy Spirit is the oldest of all novenas since it was first made at the direction of Our Lord Himself when He sent His apostles back to Jerusalem to await the coming of the Holy Spirit on the first Pentecost. It is still the only novena officially prescribed by the Church. Addressed to the Third Person of the Blessed Trinity, it is a powerful plea for the light and strength and love so sorely needed by every Christian.
Beginning May 26, Following 8:00 am Daily Mass the Holy Spirit Novena will Begin. It will be prayed after ALL masses until Penticost Sunday.
Thursday, June 1, 2017
St Jerome Catholic Church will participate in a Parish Day of Fasting and Prayer for Persecuted Christians through out the world.
Please join in this endeavor for our brothers and sisters worldwide.
Begin the day with Mass at 8:00 am Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will follow until 7:00 pm
Holy Spirit Novena Begins following 8 am Daily Mass
The Novena will be prayed after all Masses until Pentecost Sunday
Mass for Memorial Day- 9:00 am
Anointing of the Sick following 8:00 am Daily Mass
Parish Day of Fasting and Prayer for Persecuted Christians around the World
Catholic Daughters Rummage Sale 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Graduation Celebration 9:00 am Mass-Graduates please wear your Cap and Gown.
The LAST TUESDAY of each month, following 8:00 am mass in the Main Church, Father Patrick will conduct Anointing of the Sick.
Tuesday, May 30
Information from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops:
The Rite of Anointing tells us there is no need to wait until a person is at the point of death to receive the Sacrament. A careful
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
The Bi-Annual maintenance to the Columbarium and the associated fixture was completed in February. All units were washed down and sealed with the manufacturer recommended product. This process insures that the Columbarium will maintain its beauty and and will continue as place of peace and tranquility. Thank you for your All Souls Day donation which goes towards this maintenance project
St Jerome is formally opening the application process for a Niche reservation to our Columbarium to Catholics outside of our Faith Community.
If you have extended family or friends who would be interested in reserving a Niche in our Columbarium have them contact Fran Blanchard at 757-877-5021