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O God Beyond All Praising

This weekend (Feb. 18/19) the opening song is new—”O God Beyond All Praising”. It isn’t totally new, as it’s been performed at funerals at our parish, but it is new to the general assembly. Sing along with us at Mass!

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State of the Youth

As we enter into this new calendar year, this is a time when we typically reflect on where we have been and where we are going. I also find this to be an appropriate time to reflect on these same questions in terms of Youth Ministry—both here in Bloomington and in America at large. In…

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A Note from Deacon Jim DeShane

Dear Parishioners, This weekend is Stephen Minister Recruitment Weekend. Stephen Ministries is a Christian educational organization that was founded in 1975. It provides training and resources to thousands of congregations and organizations worldwide. The Stephen Ministry program has been active at the Church of St. Edward for 35 years. We currently have 25 Stephen Ministers…

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So Many Campamento Donations!

“Thank you parishioners for supporting Teresa Toda’s Campamento 2016 through your generosity. The girls at the Teresa Toda home will wear the donated shoes as part of their school uniform. Each shoe has another donation inside it…bandages, medicines, socks, and more. Dutch Christmas in July? Thank you for the towels, backpacks, vitamins, mattress pads, and…

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