Happy 65th Anniversary to Duane and Jane Rankin! Duane and Jane Rankin, who recently moved away from Mexico, celebrate sixty-five years of marriage on August 13! St. Brendan congratulates them and thanks them for their witness through the sacrament of Matrimony. Please pray for them on this special day. “The matrimonial covenant, by which a…

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A Successful Finish for Faith, Family, and Futures!Thanks to your generosity and perseverance, over the past 5 years, the Faith, Family, and Futures capital campaign raised approximately $650,000 to complete the major renovation of Gavan Hall, the addition of awnings for the school, flooring and windows throughout the school, air conditioning in the parish hall,…

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School Offering Envelopes As a reminder, we no longer have separate School Offering envelopes. St. Brendan School is a ministry of our parish. It is primarily funded by the tithing of our parishioners through the regular Sunday collection. Donations made through the old School Offering envelopes always went into the same account as the Sunday…

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Building projects: http://www.saintbrendanparish.com/news-events/building-projects (check for updates!) Parish pastoral plan: http://www.saintbrendanparish.com/better-together There will be a special holy hour for the sanctification of marriage and family on Wednesday, July 22 from 5:00-6:00pm. All are welcome! Tim Francis – On the Eucharist Catholic speaker Tim Francis is will offer hispresentation on the True Presence of Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist in a virtual format. Full…

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Pray for our parish pastoral council, finance council, and school board as we discuss major building projects and the parish three-year pastoral plan this evening! Information on building projects:http://www.saintbrendanparish.com/news-events/building-projects (updates coming soon!) Information on the parish pastoral plan:http://www.saintbrendanparish.com/better-together (updates coming soon!) Natural Family Planning Awareness Week Natural Family Planning Awareness Week highlights the anniversary of the papal encyclical Humanae Vitae (July 25) which articulates…

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School Offering Envelopes In this fiscal year’s pack of church envelopes, there are no longer special “school offering” envelopes.This is because St. Brendan School is a ministry of St. Brendan Parish. Like all grade schools in our diocese, our grade school does not charge tuition for active parishioners. Instead, the school is primarily funded by…

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Catechism Live Upcoming Sessions(live-streamed on Facebook at 6pm)Tuesday, June 30: Compendium, questions 132-135 [Christ’s Ascension and Second Coming] Thursday, July 2: Compendium, questions 136-146 [The Holy Spirit] Details and past videos: http://www.saintbrendanparish.com/learn/catechism-live Knights of Columbus Lunch/Dinner July 3The Knights are hosting a pulled pork carry-out fundraiser Friday July 3rd with two times for serving, 11 to 1,…

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Did you know that the ancient hymn for the Nativity of St. John the Baptist (June 24) is where we get the names of the notes (Ut/Do, Re, Mi, Fa …)? You can listen to this hymn sung as well as read more about it. Catechism Live(on Facebook at 6:00pm) Tuesday, June 23: Compendium, questions 117-124 [Christ’s Cross…

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Blessed Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus! “Since then the Heart of Christ is overflowing with love both human and divine and rich with the treasure of all graces which our Redeemer acquired by His life, sufferings and death, it is therefore the enduring source of that charity which His Spirit pours forth on…

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How to Attend Mass: Bishop McKnight has dispensed everyone from the obligation to attend Mass through September 11 (details below). Those who are high-risk are encouraged to stay home. Sunday, 9:00am Mass will be live-streamed. Before coming to Mass, please check your temperature. If you have a fever or other symptoms of illness, stay home.…

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