“VERBUM MITTITUR SPIRANS AMOREM”
Latest priests’ appointments:Effective April 12, 2016▪ Rev. Jose Gualberto Cruz, appointed weekend Chaplain on call at Valley Baptist Health Systems and Valley Regional Medical Center in Brownsville while continuing as Parochial Vicar of Church of the Good Shepherd in Brownsville, Texas
▪ Rev. Eusebio Martinez, appointed Chaplain at Valley Baptist Health Systems and Valley Regional Medical Center in Brownsville while continuing to assist at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish in Raymondville, Texas
Effective May 6, 2016 Rev. Luis R. Tinajero, appointed Pastor of Saint Benedict Parish in San Benito, Texas while continuing as Assistant Director for Vocations and Chaplain of the Catholic Student Center for The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College and relived of his responsibilities at San Pedro Mission in Brownsville, Texas
Rev. Jesus E. Paredes, appointed Priest Administrator of San Pedro Mission in Brownsville, Texas while continuing as Spiritual Director of Apostolado de la Cruz for the Brownsville area and relieved of his responsibilities at Holy Family Parish in Brownsville, Texas
Rev. Mario Castro, appointed Parochial Vicar of Our Lady, Queen of Angels Parish in La Joya and it’s missions St. Anthony in Peñitas and St. Mary Magdalene in Mission, Texas
Effective May 16, 2016▪ Rev. Mishael J. Koday, appointed Parochial Vicar of Saint Joseph Parish in Edinburg, Texas and relieved of his responsibilities at Saint Mary Parish in Santa Rosa and Chaplain for the Serra Club in Harlingen, Texas
Respect Life Apostolate to Host Pro-Life Workshop Join Father Alex Flores, director of the diocesan Respect Life Apostolate, and other pro-life advocates for the Year of Mercy Pro-Life Workshop set for 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 30 at the Youth Building of Holy Spirit Parish, 2201 Martin Ave. in McAllen.
The event will feature informative talks, planning and sharing. All are invited to come and learn more about how to defend and protect all human life.
The Youth Building is located at the end of east parking lot. For more information, contact Mary Lou at (956) 227-5386 or send an email to email@example.com
Bishop Flores Delivers Message on Sacrament of Confirmation Bishop Daniel E. Flores delivered messages in both English and Spanish about the Sacrament of Confirmation before a group of catechists from around the diocese who will share his message with the parents and confirmation candidates at their parishes.
To view the message in English, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z-dF4gqNriQ To view the message in Spanish, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFIPx9wqRHg
Corpus Christi Procession Planned for MercedesSacred Heart Catholic Church located at 920 Anacuitas St. in Mercedes, TX gathered on Friday, April 15 to plan for our Corpus Christi procession which will take place on Saturday, May 28. Different ministries have been assigned to an altar, we will have five total. The altars have been assigned as follows: Eucharistic ministers, altar servers, youth praxis, and one family at a time, and the decoration committee. This year we will centralize our procession on, Eucharistic miracles approved by the Vatican. More info will be given at the meeting. Please make arrangements to join us for additional information call the parish office at (956) 565-0271 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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