Catholic Church
Ashland, Oregon

Posts from May 2017

Fr. Maro’s Weekly Message

Dear Parishioners, Brothers and sisters, the Lord’s ascension we celebrate today is the visible departure of Jesus to his Father, marking the end of his appearances to the disciples as a group. Jesus will come again, as proclaimed in our first reading. The time between his visible ascension and his return at the end of time is the era of the Church,…

Fr. Maro’s Weekly Message

Dear Parishioners, I would like to thank you for your participation in our Pulse of the Parish survey. It was a wonderful way of knowing more about the needs of the parishioners in our parish community. Your responses will really help make our parish community grow more as God’s faithful people. We will plan on making your wonderful suggestions happen and again,…

Fr. Maro’s Weekly Message

Dear Parishioners, To all the mothers in our parish community, Happy Mother’s Day!!! This is a story that I read a few years ago and I would like to share it with all of you on this day, Mother’s Day. A little boy came up to his mother in the kitchen one evening while she was fixing supper, and he handed her…

Fr. Maro’s Weekly Message

Dear Parishioners, This Sunday, some of the youngest members of our parish community are receiving Jesus in the Eucharist for the first time. How exciting it must be for them! I would like to encourage you to pray for them as you continue to persevere in making the Eucharist a part of your lives. Let us all be reminded that we have…