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Parish Office Closing at 12:15pm on Monday, August 21st

The Parish Office will close at 12:15 p.m. on Monday August 21! Enjoy the special cosmic event with your family and friends! Be sure to not stare directly at the sun without protective glasses! What do the Eclipse & the Liturgical Calendar have in commmon?

6th Annual Polish Mass

On Sunday, August 27th at 2:00 p.m., St. Thomas Aquinas Church will host our 6th Annual Polish Diocesan Mass in Honor of Our Lady of Czestochowa, Pope St. John Paul II and St. Maria Faustina Kowalska. Confessions in Polish and English will be heard beginning at 1:00 p.m. A Polish Choir will provide music. Anyone owning traditional native Polish attire is encouraged to wear it to the Mass. After the Mass, the faithful will have the opportunity to venerate a 1st Class Relic of Pope St. John Paul II; a drop of his blood on a fragment of his cassock from the day he was shot in 1981...AND…a 1st Class Relic of St. Maria Faustina Kowalska!...The two Apostles of Divine Mercy!...A first for St. Thomas Aquinas Church! There will be a reception with light refreshments following. For more information, click here.

Interested in Becoming Catholic? - 9/7/17

Interested in becoming Catholic? Need to receive your Confirmation? The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults program (R.C.I.A.) begins September 7th. Classes are held every Thursday night from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. in Aquinas Hall. All are welcome! Read more

Legion of Mary - 8/13/17

Our Blessed Mother wants active and auxiliary members to join Her Legion. Assist in waging war against the enemy by winning souls for the Crucified Christ! Join a nearly 100 year old lay apostolate movement founded on a profound devotion to Our Lady. Read more

Hispanic Bake Sale - 8/20/17

The Hispanic Ministry is having a bake sale on Sunday August 20.We will have many desserts, cakes, pastries, cookies, empanadas, and so much more. Support us after the 7:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., and 11:30 a.m. Masses. Come out and enjoy this great event!

Register for Religious Education ONLINE

Registration for 2017-18 is open for Religious Education. Use our easy form online and pay with a credit card or your bank account in one step!! Thanks for registering early - And you'll be receiving an early-bird discount until May 31st! Read more

Adult Education Opportunities this Fall - 8/15/17

All are invited to join us for Bible Studies, Education Opportunities, and RCIA this Fall. Learn more about each of these wonderful opportunities to learn about your faith! Registration is open now! Read more

Volunteer at Stanton Health Care

They provide the following services for women in crisis pregnancies including: Counseling, Pregnancy Verification, Ultrasound, Sexual Integrity (Theology of the Body), Referrals for Abortion Pill Reversal, Post-Abortion Healing, Click to learn more: Read more

Enthronement of the Sacred Heart

We best evangelize when we live out our vocation to love one another. The Sacred Heart of Jesus is the source of that love. Learn more about the Enthronement to the Sacred Heart here. Read more

More Current Announcements

100th Anniversary of Fatima

Beginning May 13th we will start our monthly Fatima Processions. On the 13th of every month from May through October, we will meet at 7:30pm to recount the story of Fatima, pray the Rosary, and process around the Church. Our Lady has asked us of many things, but the two that are primary are the Rosary Daily and First Saturday Mass and Devotions. Plan to join us August 5th for the next First Saturday with Mass at 10am. To receive monthly reminders, share your name and email here. For more on the story of Fatima, follow along Fr. Winslow's 100 Years Fatima Course, or anything else related to the 100th year anniversary, click here.

 Our New Baldacchino

Click here to read more about the project and see photos of the new Baldacchino

Planning is underway for our Fourth Annual World Feast, commemorating the vast cultural diversity of our parish. Each year the feast is held on the Saturday following the final Fatima Procession. Find out how you can help! Read more

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Sunday Mass Times:

Saturday (Vigil): 5:30pm
Sunday: 7:30am, 9:30am, 11:30am, & 5pm





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Daily Masses

Monday:  8:30am, & 12:15pm
Tuesday:  8:30am & 12:15pm
Wednesday: 12:15pm & 7pm (Extraordinary Form-Latin)
Thursday:  8:30am & 12:15pm
Friday:  8:30am & 12:15pm
Saturday:  10am (1st Saturday in the Extraordinary Form-Latin)

Confession Times

Wednesday: 6-7pm
Saturday: 4-5pm

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