Join us for the first of a three-part series on Pope Francis' Apostolic Exhortation, "The Joy of the Gospel." At 7pm on Tuesday, October 21, Rev. Drew Christiansen, S.J., former editor-in-chief of America,will speak to us on the global vision of the exhortation, and cultural diversity as the road to peace. View the flier.
All are welcome to adore our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament at a Eucharistic Holy Hour on Monday, October 20 from 6 to 7pm, with the Sacrament of Reconciliation available during the hour. Deacon James Garcia will preside and give a reflection on Matthew 22:34-40. Confessions will be available in English and Spanish during the hour.
Pope Francis tells us that we are to contemplate the mysteries of the Holy Rosary “simply and lovingly,” gazing at Jesus as Mary did “at all the moments of his life.” This month’s rosary for life procession to the Planned Parenthood abortion clinic will take place on Saturday, October 25 after the 8am Mass.
St. Matthew's Team members (Peter Theroux, Nathaniel Krieg, Patricia Abad, Kathy Soroka, Norma Canedo, Justin Silvers, and Susan Aspey) will Run for Vocations in the October 26 Marine Corps 10K race. Help the team bridge a shortfall in fundraising. Email Justin Silvers at email@example.com to make a donation.