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Pastor’s Letter: June 9, 2024

Pastor’s Letter: June 9, 2024

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Dear friends, As we settle into summer, the Church celebrates the Ordinary Time of the Liturgical Calendar. Ordinary Time fills the time of the year that is not set aside to celebrate the mysteries around the birth, death and resurrection of Jesus. Essentially Ordinary Time encompasses all that the Church celebrates outside of Advent, Christmas, Lent and Easter. This week...

Pastor’s Letter: June 2, 2024

Pastor’s Letter: June 2, 2024

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Dear friends, Over spring break, we began removing the asbestos tile from our gym stage. During the summer, we plan to renovate the gym. This renovation will include the removal of the current gym floor, the asbestos tile underneath the floor, the removal of the bleachers and gym lights. To date, the floor and bleachers have been removed. The gym...

Pastor’s Letter: May 19, 2024

Pastor’s Letter: May 19, 2024

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Dear friend, Two years ago, Bishop Lou hired Catholic Leadership Inc. to guide him in an effort to revitalize the Church in Peoria. The Bishop named the new strategic plan “Growing Disciples.” The Growing Disciples campaign is largely based on the Five Foundations for the first five years of Bishop Lou’s service as Bishop to the Peoria Diocese. The Five...