Announcements

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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Infant of Prague Arrived

Posted by on Dec 14, 2016

Our Statue of the Divine Infant of Prague has arrived.  We still need to fashion a pedestal and have vestments made in order to install the statue in the Sanctuary.  Many thanks to all who donated. If anyone wishes to donate towards completion of the project,  they may of course do...

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Confessions now avail Sat afternoons

Posted by on Dec 10, 2016

Please note that additional Confession times have been added to the weekly schedule…   In addition to the regular schedule, Confessions will now also be available in the church from 5:00pm – 5:30pm on Saturday afternoons.  We hope this addition will alleviate the sometimes long Sunday lines as well as provide more opportunities for those who have busy schedules during the week.  

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New Reversible Stoles

Posted by on Apr 13, 2016

I thought you would like to see the new reversible violet-white stoles we recently had made for the parish. These are some of the “workhorse” items of any sacristy and will be used frequently for the distribution of Holy Communion, blessings, confessions, baptisms, confirmations, anointings, sicks calls, and other sacred functions. As always please keep all our many generous benefactors in your prayers as we continue to provide for the future of our community. God bless!...

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