Parish Update – March 31, 2021

March 31, 2021

No morning Mass or confessions Holy Thursday (Apr. 1) 7pm – Mass of the Lord’s Supper Good Friday (Apr. 2) 12pm – Stations of the Cross, Confessions5pm – El via crucis (español)7pm – Service of the Lord’s Passion Holy Saturday (Apr. 3) 9am-12pm – Knights of Columbus Drop-off Food Drive4pm-5pm – Confessions8pm – Easter Vigil…

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Parish Update – February 3, 2021

February 3, 2021

Special Confession Opportunity Father Stephen Jones, director of stewardship for our diocese, will be preaching at Masses this weekend and will be hearing confessions at our usual times: 4:00-5:15pm Saturday; 8:15-8:45am Sunday, and 11:30am and following Sunday. This is an opportunity to make a good confession to a priest other than me! -Fr. Dylan Schrader

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Parish Update – Financial Status As We End 2020

December 23, 2020

Did you know you can donate various ways, including online? More information on St. Brendan’s finances: Please remember that 2020 donations have to be dropped off at the church or parish office or postmarked by December 31, 2020! Thank you for supporting your parish!

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Parish Update – December 8, 2020

December 8, 2020

Some reflections on fatherhood from Pope Francis’s Apostolic Letter on St. Joseph, declaring the Year of St. Joseph from December 8, 2020 – 2021: Being a father entails introducing children to life and reality. Not holding them back, being overprotective or possessive, but rather making them capable of deciding for themselves, enjoying freedom and exploring…

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Parish Update – Masses Canceled – December 5, 2020

December 5, 2020

Dear St. Brendan, I apologize for the short notice. I will not be able to celebrate Masses this weekend out of caution related to the novel corona virus. Nor will there be confessions available. Deacon James will lead a liturgy of the Word and distribute Holy Communion at the usual Mass times: 5:30pm (Sat), as well as 9:00…

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Happy Thanksgiving!

November 26, 2020
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Parish Update – November 7, 2020

November 7, 2020

Go to Confession! An Examination of Conscience to help prepare for confession. Confessions are heard up to 15 minutes before scheduled Masses at St. Brendan! Or by special appointment. Come receive the mercy of Christ, who is ready to forgive! The St. Michael PrayerSt. Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle, be our protection against…

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Parish Update – October 28, 2020

October 28, 2020

All Souls MassesMonday, Nov. 2 is All Souls Day. This is not a holy day of obligation, but it is an important day on the Church calendar when we pray for the souls in Purgatory. On this commemoration of all the faithful departed, St. Brendan will have two special Masses to pray for our deceased…

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Parish Update – October 17, 2020

October 17, 2020

Beginning this weekend, we are trying out a new seating arrangement for weekend Masses: every pew is open, but please alternate between sitting at the ends of a pew and sitting at the middle of a pew. Be mindful of larger households! The Letters of St. Ignatius of Antioch are fairly short and give us a glimpse into the life of…

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Parish Update – October 15, 2020

October 15, 2020

Thank you for pledging to Respond, Restore, & Renew! Dinner AuctionOur annual school dinner auction is different this year but as exciting as ever! Check out the items up for bid right now at ! Catechism LiveYou have the chance to join Fr. Schrader and others Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:00pm live on Facebook…

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