Vacation Bible School Registration

Priscilla McKinney Parish News, Uncategorized

Vacation Bible School  Cat. Chat’s “Marvelous Mystery – The Mass Comes Alive” Vacation Bible School is coming to Holy Ghost the week of June 14-18! Kids will develop a new appreciation for the Catholic Mass and will deepen their love for Jesus in the Eucharist through faith teachings, catchy music, fun games, crafts, and more! VBS will be from 8:30am-12pm, …

Photos of the May Crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News, Uncategorized

There was a special procession and May crowning immediately following the 10 a.m. Mass on Sunday, May 2, led by our first communicants. For centuries, the month of May has been a traditional month to honor the Blessed Virgin Mary with crowns of flowers, pilgrimages, and several celebratory feast days. Just as we honor our own biological mothers on Mother’s …

Men of the Cross Videos

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News

The Knights of Columbus recently hosted an online men’s conference called “Men of the Cross.” Here are the links for each of the recorded sessions: Men of the Cross YouTube Video Links Video 01. Michael McCusker – Welcome & Opening Remarks https://youtu.be/GYPc45nWzL0   Video 02. Jimmy Dee – Introduction (7 Attributes of Spiritual Health) https://youtu.be/wbek4EwdVfM   Video 03. Dr. Jonathan …

A Special Evening of Parish Unity

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News

submitted by Mary Wilson Friday, March 19, 2021 was a very special evening at Holy Ghost as all of the different parish groups celebrated the Solemnity of St. Joseph. The evening was for many a culmination of weeks of meeting, praying and studying in preparation for Consecration to St. Joseph. The numbers of participants were impressive! Also impressive was the …

FORMED: A Gift for YOU from Holy Ghost

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News

The clergy and staff of Holy Ghost have a special gift for you. A FREE subscription to FORMED, offering hundreds of quality Catholic video productions! From the Augustine Institute, FORMED has amazing programing for the whole family, in both English AND Spanish. Click to sign-up today and start watching immediately! Download the PDF How to Register ¿Te gustaría registrarte en …

Ministers’ Mass Schedule

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News

Click here for the July-August schedule The schedule will be automatically updated when substitute requests are filled. If you are a qualified minister for an open time slot, you can request to fill it from this schedule directly. Also, a reminder that current ministers should download the Ministry Scheduler Pro app for their smartphone for a convenient way to review …

COVID-19 Vaccines: Some Considerations

Deacon Scott Maentz Parish News

  Dear Friends in Christ Jesus, As you may know, there are currently hundreds of vaccines under development worldwide to help people avoid contracting COVID-19. Of these, over a dozen are in the final stages of testing. This letter intends to help us all be well-informed as to the moral and ethical considerations. This is particularly important as it pertains …

Mass of the Angels for the Christmas season

Mary C. Weaver Music and liturgy, Music for Mass, Parish News

During the Christmas season this year–from December 25 through January 10–we will sing new settings of the Gloria, the Sanctus (Holy, holy, holy), and the Agnus Dei (Lamb of God). All are English versions of the Latin setting known as Missa de Angelis–the Mass of the Angels. All are in English. We will continue to sing the Greek Kyrie we …