Diocese of Phoenix Mass Cancellations and Other Restrictions
Please read a letter from the Diocese of Phoenix outlining new procedures now in place as a response to the Coronavirus epidemic. We appreciate the support of our parishioners and visitors during this rapidly developing situation. Our Lady of Guadalupe, patroness of the Diocese of Phoenix, pray for us.
Stay in Touch with Our Parish and Our Priests on the new Our Lady of Joy You Tube Channel!
We are excited to debut our new You Tube Channel! Please check it frequently for messages from Fr. Jess and Fr. Clement.VIEW NOW
Our mission is to build a community of missionary disciples through the sacraments, prayer, acts of charity, and evangelization and catechesis based on the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.
April 204-02-2020David Lins
Readings for the Day: GN 17:3-9, PS 105:4-9, JN 8:51-59
As I am prone to do, I’d like to zero in on one line from today’s readings. And you don’t need to go far to find it. It is the first half of the first line of the First Reading: “When Abram prostrated himself, God spoke to him…”
When was the last time we humbled ourselves before God? I’m talking getting on our knees next to our beds and pleaded with him? I’m talking let our requests be so real that tears have fallen from our eyes? I’m talking walking down the center aisle of our church (where we’ve moved adoration to aid in social distancing) and laid down on our chests to beg God?READ MORE
Mar 27, 2020 - Apr 5, 2020
Our first parish-wide Novena (9 days of prayer for a specific intention) will be prayed from Fri, Mar 27 - Sat, Apr 4 (inclusive), concluding by Palm Sunday, Apr 5. We will pray The Healing Prayer of St. Raphael.
Parish-wide Novena: Apr 10-18
Apr 10, 2020 - Apr 18, 2020
Our second parish-wide Novena (9 days of prayer for a specific intention) will be prayed from Fri, Apr 10 - Sat, Apr 18 (inclusive). We will pray The Divine Mercy Novena which can be found at www.thedivinemercy.org/message/devotions/novena.
Easter Vigil Livestream Mass
Apr 11, 2020: 7:30pm
Public masses are suspended but Easter is definitely not cancelled! Participate by going to our website for our Livestream Easter Masses. Vigil Mass on Saturday, Apr 11 at 7:30pm and Easter Sunday Mass on April 12 at 10:00am.
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