The Feast of Corpus Christi (Latin for "Body of Christ") is the Roman Rite liturgical solemnity celebrating the reality of the body and blood of Jesus Christ the Son of God in the Eucharist known as transubstantiation. . Corpus Christi emphasizes the joy of the Eucharist being the body and blood of Jesus Christ. At the end of Holy Mass, there is often a procession of the Blessed Sacrament, generally displayed in a monstrance.
Unfortunately, food needs do not stop during the summer months. St Jerome Food Pantry is in need of the following items: Rice, Potatoes(canned, box or pouch) Canned Vegetables, Condiments, Canned Meats(stews, dumplings, hash etc) Fruit(canned, cup or dried) Pie and Biscuit Mix. Milk(shelf or dry), Pork and Beans, Cup-o-noodle, Pasta, Pasta Sauce, Gravy mix, Stuffing, Coffee, Cereal.
PLEASE NO PERISHABLES......WE DO NOT HAVE PROPER STORAGE FACILITIES
Thank you for your generosity in helping the needy of our community.
The LAST TUESDAY of each month, following 8:00 am mass in the Main Church, Father Patrick will conduct Anointing of the Sick.
Tuesday, June 27
Tuesday, July 25
Tuesday, August 29
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
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