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From The Streets of Jinotega, Nicaragua – Wednesday Part II

February 26, 2014 Here you can read about the experiences of people who are either in Nicaragua at the moment or have been in Nicaragua and know the people, the place, the church in our sister parish community. Specifically now… Mary Pat Potts is in Jinotega right now! She will be there until March 7,…

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From The Streets of Jinotega, Nicaragua – Wednesday Part I

February 26, 2014 Here you can read about the experiences of people who are either in Nicaragua at the moment or have been in Nicaragua and know the people, the place, the church in our sister parish community. Specifically now… Mary Pat Potts is in Jinotega right now! She will be there until March 7,…

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From MaryPat Potts

Pope Francis

Pope Francis seems to be a Pope for the people – well-loved, humble, plain and simple. His inspiring words and surprisingly compassionate actions have touched the souls and hearts of so many around the world. Here at St. Ed’s we have embraced the hope he brings to our church. My husband affectionately calls him the ‘Hope Pope.’ This…

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Prayer Shawl Ministry Offers Symbol of Prayer and Support

February 16, 2014 by Deacon Jim DeShane, Director of Pastoral Care and Marriage Coordinator When most of us think about the ministries that we have here at St. Edward’s, our first thoughts can center on the wonderful ministries that help us pray as a faith community. We are blessed with great musicians and so many different and…

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Gratitude for Service

February 7, 2014 Just last weekend I welcomed Mr. Paul C. Hufnagle as our new parish trustee. I now have to announce that our other trustee Mr. Michael Barg has decided to resign. His two-year term has come to end and he has decided to focus his energies in other areas (e.g., he will continue…

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The Unborn, the Elderly, and the ‘Throwaway Culture’ (Part V)

February 2, 2014 Great news! Mr. Paul C. Hufnagle has agreed to serve as a trustee for our parish. Paul and his wife Phyllis have a long and honored history of service within our church and the broader community. In a future bulletin Paul will provide us with an introductory letter. Thank you Paul for your willingness…

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The Unborn, the Elderly, and the ‘Throwaway Culture’ (Part IV)

January 26, 2014 This week we celebrate Catholic Schools Week. A BIG THANK YOU to all who have contributed to the great formation work of our Catholic Schools. Below is the next installment of Russell Shaw’s update on the prolife movement (click here to read Part I, Part II, or Part III). ********************************************************************************** Update: Human Life…

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The Unborn, the Elderly and the ‘Throwaway Culture’ (Part III)

January 19, 2014 This week we remember the 41st anniversary of the Supreme Court decision to legalize abortion. The Church has declared January 22nd to be a “Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children.” Below is the next installment of Russell Shaw’s update on the prolife movement (click here to read Part I and…

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The Unborn, the Elderly, and the ‘Throwaway Culture’ (Part II)

January 12, 2014 Congratulations to all! Yes, the Offertory Giving Challenge was successful. Thank you to everyone that participated. Thank you for your commitment to St. Edwards. Below is the next installment of Russell Shaw’s update on the prolife movement. [Click here to read Part I] ********************************************************************************** Update: Human Life The Unborn, the elderly and the “throwaway…

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The Unborn, the Elderly and the ‘Throwaway Culture’ (Part I)

January 5, 2014 We have begun a new year. This is a time for us to look back and reflect, as well as a time to look forward and wonder. One of the responsibilities we are called to regularly reflect on and wonder concerns our protection of the vulnerable of our world. This month marks the 41st…

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