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Welcome to our faith family! We hope you will feel at home at St. Francis and will share your faith experience and talents with your fellow brothers and sisters in Christ. By worshiping and working together, may we more perfectly reflect the glory of God and help bring about His Kingdom.
St. Francis by the Sea Catholic Church is seeking a full-time Director of Religious Education (DRE). The ideal candidate possesses an intimate knowledge of the Catholic Faith, is energetic, confident, self-motivated, has excellent communication skills, and is passionate about forming our children in our Catholic Faith.
St. Francis by the Sea Catholic Church is seeking to fill the position of Coordinator of Youth Ministry. This position is being posted on March 27, 2019 and will remain open until filled. Start date is negotiable. Please click on the link to view the job description.
Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to the Director of Religious Education, Deacon Vernon Dobelmann.
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04/19/19 8:00 pm
When St. Mamertinus was Abbot of the monastery which St. Germanus had founded at Auxerre, there came to him a young man called Marcian (also known as ...Read More
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Archbishop and "the First Martyr of Canterbury." He was born in 953 and became a monk in the Deerhurst Monastery in Gloucester, England, asking after ...Read More
04/17/19 8:00 pm
Martyr whose Apologia, or defense of the faith, is considered one of the most priceless documents of the early Church. Apollonius was a Roman senator ...Read More
04/19/19 4:15 pm
'Lord Jesus, help us to see in Your Cross all the crosses of the world'
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Held in Most Dioceses on Weekend of April 27-28
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Will Gather April 23-28, 2019, in Cebu
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04/19/19 11:00 pm
IMAGE: CNS photo/Paul HaringBy Junno Arocho EstevesROME (CNS) -- Recalling Jesus' death on the cross, Pope Francis led thousands on Good Friday in reflecting on the crosses of loneliness, fear and betrayal that crucify countless men, women and children in the world.
In the annual Way of the Cross in Rome's Colosseum April 19, the meditation for each station reflected the suffering and pain of people exploited and marginalized.Read More
04/19/19 9:09 pm
IMAGE: CNS photo/Joanne Fox, The Catholic GlobeBy Joanne FoxSIOUX CITY, Iowa (CNS) -- Singer-songwriter Tatiana "Tajci" Cameron confessed she didn't always like Holy Week.
"It always seemed to be full of sadness," she told the crowd of more than 500 who gathered April 14 at St. Michael Church, part of Holy Cross Parish in Sioux City.Read More
04/19/19 7:24 pm
IMAGE: CNS photo/Paul HaringBy Carol GlatzVATICAN CITY (CNS) -- The cross serves as a warning to the powerful and a message of hope for the poor and oppressed, said the preacher of the papal household.
With Christ's crucifixion, death and resurrection, "a total reversal of roles has taken place: The vanquished has become the victor; the one judged has become the judge," Capuchin Father Raniero Cantalamessa said during an April 19 service commemorating Christ's death on the cross.Read More