Fortnight for Freedom

Posted: 6/18/15 | by | Category: Weekly letters

Dear Parish Family, A few years ago the Catholic Church in the US began what we call, “Fortnight for Freedom.” In the two weeks leading up to Independence Day we pray for religious freedom and tolerance of Catholic beliefs in our nation. In his 2013 Fourth of July homily, Cardinal Wuerl stated, “Today there areContinue Reading »

Father Innocent Smith, O.P.

Posted: 5/20/15 | by | Category: Events, His Priests

Dear Parish Family, As if Pentecost by itself wasn’t an excuse to celebrate! This weekend we will host, on Saturday evening, the first Mass of Father Innocent Smith, OP. There will be a reception afterward in the parish hall. We are so grateful for all Father Innocent has done here at St. Thomas Apostle. HeContinue Reading »

Honoring our mothers

Posted: 5/12/15 | by | Category: His Priests

Dear Parish Family, Happy Mother’s Day! God bless all those in our parish family who are mothers, grandmothers and like a mother. Today we give thanks for all of our mothers whether they are still with us in this world or await us in the next. It is important that we pray for them asContinue Reading »