Announcements

Vestments and Sacred Vessels

Posted by on Nov 13, 2015

Vestments and Sacred Vessels

As promised, I am pleased to present the next round of vestments acquired by the parish over the last three months. Included are a white set with cope, a black set, and a violet set. The white set is intentionally very similar to one we just acquired, so that the cope can be used interchangeably with either set. Since a cope generally sees much less use than its associated Mass set, sharing one cope with two sets should prolong the effective lifespan of all of them. The differences between the two sets are very subtle: the newer set has a slight gold highlight down the center of the chasuble...

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New Vestment Cabinet and Vestments

Posted by on Aug 12, 2015

New Vestment Cabinet and Vestments

Over the past year and due to the generosity of many benefactors, St. Rose Philippine Duchesne has acquired several new sets of vestments, as well as an additional vesting cabinet for the sacristy. You may have noticed some of these sets already in use for the sacred liturgy. Over the next few months, we should continue to receive several more sets. Currently on order are Low Mass sets in violet, green, and black, as well as a High Mass set in white. These vestments are part of several continuing efforts to build up and maintain the patrimony of the parish. In the upcoming months, the...

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Annual Parish Dinner of 2015

Posted by on Jul 20, 2015

We are pleased to announce the Annual Parish Dinner of 2015, which will be hosted on October 3, 2015 at 6pm at the Shawnee Civic Center. Details for the event, as well as directions to the Civic Center, click the button below. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

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Phase III Building Project

Posted by on Apr 11, 2015

Phase III Building Project

A few weeks ago, our architect Daniel Himmelberg from Xpress Ideas joined us on a Sunday afternoon to give a short presentation of the proposed renovations to the exterior and grounds of the Church and Rectory. During that meeting he posted architectural illustrations in the Church Hall, which he has graciously allowed us to publish here for the sake of those who could not attend. Link is below. View...

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Fr. Nolan Talks on Liturgy

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014

Click on the links below to listen to or download Fr. Nolan’s series of talks on the liturgy. (Apologies for the inconsistent audio quality of talks #1-5 due to technical problems with the recording equipment. These issues were resolved beginning with talk #6)   Talk #7: Commentary on the Mass Part III: From the Introit to the Collect (Click to listen or right-click to download) Fr. Nolan continues his commentary on the Mass with an explanation of the first series of the ancient prayers of the Mass: the Introit, Kyrie, Gloria, and Collect.   These prayers formally begin the Mass...

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Additional Weekday Masses

Posted by on Jul 9, 2014

Additional Weekday Masses

Please take note of the additional Mass times which were added to the existing weekly schedule: Tuesday at 9:00 am, Friday at 6:00 pm, and Saturday at 7:00 am. These changes are reflected on the website and in the weekly bulletin.

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