Catholic Church
Ashland, Oregon

Posts from January 2017

Fr. Maro’s Weekly Message

Dear Parishioners, The time has come again for the Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal and I invite all of you to once again give your generous support and participation. We have consistently met our goal in the past and I hope that we can do it again this year. The focus of this year’s appeal is the passing on of our faith to future…

Fr. Maro’s Weekly Message

Dear Parishioners, Tomorrow (January 23) is a day of prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children. The original date for this day is actually on the 22nd (the anniversary of the day the Supreme Court decided to vote in favor of Roe in that historic Roe v. Wade case), but it is moved to the 23rd because the 22nd this year…

Fr. Maro’s Weekly Message

Dear Parishioners, After the celebration of the Christmas Season, and after packing up the decorations we had in our church, we tend to say that it’s “back to normal” and to a certain degree, yes – it is back to normal. But I think it is actually when the real work starts, especially when it comes to the practice of our faith. We have to carry with us the…

Fr. Maro’s Weekly Message

Dear Parishioners, This coming week is National Migration Week. I would like to share this with you from the USCCB: “For nearly half a century, the Catholic Church in the United States has celebrated National Migration Week, which is an opportunity for the Church to reflect on the circumstances confronting migrants, including immigrants, refugees, children, and victims and survivors of human trafficking.…