Posts by wp-jnolan

9:00am Friday Mass Suspended for Construction

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018

NO FRIDAY MASS AT 9AM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE…   Due to the very noisy and disruptive jack-hammering which will begin in the basement this week, there will not be a 9am Mass on Fridays until construction is completed.      Please note there will also not be heat in the church during the daytime during construction hours.   We hope to have all construction work completed by the 1st week of April.   Your continued patience and understanding are appreciated.     God reward you, Fr. John Fongemie,...

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Priests Away – Limited Mass Schedule Jan 10-12, 2018

Posted by on Dec 30, 2017

Due to the required attendance of all FSSP priests from January 10-12, 2018 in order to elect delegates for next year’s General Chapter, there will be a limited Mass schedule on those days.  Accordingly: Wednesday, January 10—Mass at 6:30am only  (No evening Mass or devotions) Thursday, January 11—NO MASSES this day. Friday, January 12—Mass at 6:00pm only (No morning Masses)

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Parish Basement Construction to begin in January

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017

Dear Parishioners, In order to solve ongoing issues with groundwater seepage into the basement, there will be construction commencing in January to excavate the church foundation in order to ensure proper water drainage away from the building.   We have been assured by the various engineers that have been consulted that this should alleviate our basement water issues.  This work will is scheduled to begin towards the end of January. As part of this work, a drain tile system and sump pumps will be installed in the church interior. This will be an involved process. There will be...

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Confirmations 2018

Posted by on Dec 9, 2017

Retired Archbishop James P. Keleher will be conferring the sacrament of Confirmation here at St. Philippine Duchesne on Saturday, April 21st at 9:00am.    If you or your child are in need of the sacrament of Confirmation please let one of the priests know so that we can get your information and ensure that you are enrolled in the appropriate class.   

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Holy Week Schedule 2017

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017

April 13-16, 2017 Holy Thursday: Mass of the Lord’s Supper 7:00pm Good Friday: Stations of the Cross 12:00pm;   Solemn Liturgy 3:00pm Holy Saturday: Easter Vigil Mass 10:00pm Easter Sunday: Masses 7:00am; 9:00am; 11:30am

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