Join us for Holy Week Liturgies

All are welcome to join us during Holy Week for the sacred liturgies of the Paschal Triduum/Easter. Opportunities for the Sacrament of Reconciliation: Reconciliation Day – Tuesday, April 4, 12:00-8:00 p.m. We invite you to celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation. Many priests will be available throughout the afternoon and evening of April 4 to hear confessions…

Lent Begins Ash Wednesday, March 1

Join us as we begin the holy season of Lent. Ash Wednesday/Miercoles de Ceniza Masses will be celebrated at 8:00 and 9:30 a.m. in the church.  A Word Service will be held at 12:00 noon in the chapel. Masses will be celebrated at 5:00 and 7:00 p.m. in the church.  There will be no confessions…

Join us for Mardi Gras – February 25

Mardi Gras Gala – Mardi Gras (noun): a carnival before Lent, often celebrated with costumes, parades, balls and other festivities. St. Stephen’s Mardi Gras is Saturday, February 25. On the Saturday before Lent, we will celebrate our gala with decorations to set the mood, a delicious catered dinner, games, beverages, and fun fund-raising for St.…

A Reflection for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

“He called them, and immediately they left their boat and their father and followed him.” Peter, Andrew, James, and John’s lives would never be the same. They were going about their usual business–fishing on the Sea of Galilee–when Jesus approached them and said, “Come after me.” And that’s just what they did. “At once they…