Answering to the Humanitarian Crisis in Arizona
You have probably heard "ICE is dropping off refugees in Phoenix". These are not "illegal aliens". They are not felons. Most these days, are families often with very small children. They have been interviewed by Customs and Border Patrol and approved to stay and apply for asylum.
A Letter from Fr. John
An Unethically Sourced Virus?02-23-2020Fr. John Bonavitacola
We often associate Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein with Halloween or scary films. But it is also a cautionary tale about the limits of science and the intersection of research and ethics. As Frankenstein demonstrated, in the name of medical research you can unleash something for which you can not predict the consequences. Recently evidence is coming to light that the particular strain of the coronavirus was bioengineered in China as part of research for immunotherapy or vaccines but it was inadvertently released from a Lab in Wuhan. Much like the Africanized honey bees, aka “killer bees” that were released by a lab in Brazil and have made their way up to North American and are such a pest in Arizona, this version of the coronavirus may have been released through sloppy lab protocols.READ MORE
Please Note: Incense will not be used at any of the weekend Masses.
Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, Feb 26
Feb 26, 2020
Liturgy of Word with distribution of Ashes: 12:00pm
Mass with distribution of Ashes: 6:30am, 8:00am, 2:00pm, 7:00pm
Lenten Fridays: FIsh Fry
Feb 28, 2020: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
in McCready Hall
All you can eat! The fish tacos are a favorite. Family plans available.
Note: No Fish Fry on Mar 27