Emails From Deacon Ken

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Saturday of the 20th Week in Ordinary Time, but it is also The Memorial of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

In keeping with that special celebration, today in our recorded video…which is up and running now…we have a prayer to Our Lady of Sorrows.

That prayer will be followed by the beautiful presentation of the Stabat Mater, which will be followed by the Ave Maria.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Friday of the 20th Week in Ordinary Time.  It is also the Memorial of St. Pius X.  Here is the link to today’s readings: Readings for the Memorial of St. Pius X

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Thursday of the 20th Week in Ordinary Time. It is also the Memorial of St. Bernard.  Our Liturgy of the Word video is available now on our Facebook page, and today’s readings are inserted below.

Yours truly is the celebrant today, but I have done something a bit different for you for the homily.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Wednesday of the 20th Week in Ordinary Time.  The readings for today are inserted below.

Our Liturgy of the Word Video is up an running now, and Fr. James Dorman is our celebrant and homilist today.  We hope you are blessed by the message today.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Tuesday of the 20th Week in Ordinary Time.  The readings for today are inserted below.

The Liturgy of the Word video is up and running now on our Facebook page, and yours truly is the celebrant and homilist today.  Our prayer at the end is a prayer to Our Lady of Fatima, and that prayer includes the Memorare.  We hope you are blessed by the message today.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Monday of the 20th Week in Ordinary Time.

Our Liturgy of the Word video is up and running now and Deacon Tony Campise is our celebrant and homilist for today.  The reflection at the end is a prayer to The Infant Jesus of Prague.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. (Saturday of the 19th Week in Ordinary Time).  Our video reflection---on this The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary…is a prayer to Our Lady of Sorrows.  It is up and running now on our Facebook page.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Friday of the 19th Week in Ordinary Time and the Memorial of St. Maximilian Kolbe, Priest and Martyr.

Our video reflection on the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the song that follows… “Holy is His Name”…are up and running right now on our Facebook page.

The readings for today are inserted below.

Shalom, Y’All:

Welcome to Thursday of the 19th Week in Ordinary Time. It is also the Memorial of Saints Pontian and Hippolytus.

Yours truly is the celebrant and homilist today and our Thursday prayer to our Guardian Angels follows the Liturgy of the Word.

The readings are inserted below so that  you can follow along in the video if  you would like to do so.

Well, I don’t have any news for you today…no updates.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to the Memorial of St. Jane Frances de Chantal, which falls this year on Wednesday of the 19th Week in Ordinary Time.  The readings for today are inserted below for your convenience.

Our daily video is up and running on our Facebook page and Fr. James Dorman is our celebrant and our homilist today.  The video following the Liturgy of the Word is a prayer to St. Joseph.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to the Memorial of St. Clare, which falls this year on Tuesday of the 19th Week of Ordinary Time.  The readings for today are inserted below.

Our Liturgy of the Word for today is up and running and yours truly is the celebrant and homilist.  The reflection at the end of the Liturgy is a prayer of intercession to Our Lady of Fatima for protection.  That prayer includes the Memorare.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Monday of the 19th Week in Ordinary Time and the Feast of St. Lawrence, the Patron St. of Deacons.  As Deacon Tony points out in his intro in today’s Liturgy of the Word video, he is also the Patron St. of comedians, as St. Lawrence is well known for the “humor”  he uttered while he was being martyred.  Be sure and check out today’s video for that.

We hope your weekend was a blessed one, and we are so glad that you are here with us today.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Today is Saturday of the 18th Week in Ordinary Time and the Memorial of St. Dominic.  The readings for today can be found By Clicking Here for Today's Readings, and the video is up and running on our Facebook page.

Today’s video reflection is a prayer to Our Lady of Sorrows and it is followed by the singing of Stabat Mater and the Ave Maria.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Friday of the 18th Week in Ordinary Time.  You Can Click Here for Today's Readings

As usual, we don’t have a Liturgy of the Word on Friday, but we do have a reflection.

Shalom, Y’All:

Welcome to the Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord.  Our Liturgy of the Word for Today is up and running on our Facebook page.

In order to watch it, you can get there from our home page and then clicking on the link to our Facebook page, which is at the top of the page.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Wednesday of the 18th Week in Ordinary Time.

Our video for today is up and running on our Facebook page, and Fr. James Dorman is our celebrant and homilist today.  The reflection at the end today is a prayer to St. Joseph.

Here is the link for today’s readings: Click Here for Today's Readings.

Shalom, Y’All:

Welcome to Tuesday of the 18th Week in Ordinary Time.  It is also the Memorial of St. John Vianney.

Our Liturgy of the Word video is now posted and running and yours truly is the celebrant and homilist for today.  After the Liturgy of the Word has concluded, we have a prayer of intercession to Our Lady of Fatima, which includes the Memorare.

The readings for today are inserted below.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Monday of the 18th Week in Ordinary Time.  Our Liturgy of the Word for today is up and running on our Facebook page, and you can get there by clicking on the link (above) to our STA Webpage and then clicking on the link to our Facebook page at the top of our home page.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Saturday of the 17th Week in Ordinary Time and the Memorial of Saint Alphonsus Liguori, Bishop and Doctor of the Church. 

Our video reflection…a prayer to Our Lady of Sorrows for her intercession…is up and running now on our Facebook page.  There are two songs included…the Stabat Mater and the Ave Maria that was sung at the Mother’s Day Mass this year.  We hope you are blessed.

Greetings Dear STA Parishioners and Special Friends:

Welcome to Friday of the 17th Week in Ordinary Time and the optional Memorial for St. Ignatius of Loyola.  Here is the link to today’s readings: Click Here for Today's Readings.