Diocesans Clergy on Convocation This Week

Diocesans Clergy on Convocation This Week Once again, it is time for the annual Convocation for all priests and deacons who minister to the parishes and other institutions throughout the Diocese of Fresno.  The convocation formally begins Monday afternoon, January 22nd and concludes on Thursday afternoon, January 25th. The Convocation has become a “time together,” warmly welcomed by all priests as they…

Catholic Schools Week

Catholic Schools Week Jan 28-Feb 3 Catholic Schools Week: The Catholic Schools of Visalia, George McCann Memorial will celebrate National Catholic Schools Week, beginning Sunday January 28th. The theme-“Catholic Schools: Learn. Serve. Lead and Succeed. Sunday, January 28th: Celebrating our Parish: George McCann families will be present at numerous parish Masses. Monday, January 29th: Celebrating…

Lahu New Year Recap

Lahu New Year

Our Good Shepherd Catholic Parish Lahu community spent three days preparing for and celebrating the New Year. The days were filled with prayer, dance and fellowship at St. Mary’s Parish Hall. Thank you to the Lahu Community for bringing this joyous and prayerful cultural event to the entire parish.

 

Bulletin: January 14, 2018

Bulletin: January 14, 2018 Second Sunday in Ordinary Time The two disciples who were with John in today’s Gospel did not yet know Jesus. John knew they sought the Messiah, and he understood his mission to point the way to the Lord. In the first reading, Eli realized that the Lord was calling Samuel and told him…

Sanctuary Flower Dedications

Sanctuary Flower Dedications There are lots of “open” dates for Sanctuary Flower Dedications at St. Mary’s, Holy Family and St. Charles.  It is always fitting to have Sanctuary flowers on the weekend and this is a wonderful way to remember our beloved deceased as well as to commemorate the joyous milestones in our lives.  If…

Thanks Are In Order

Thanks Are In Order THANKS ARE IN ORDER…… A big THANK YOU to all who were so kind and thoughtful to our priests during Christmas.  We are truly blessed through the parishioners and friends of Good Shepherd Catholic Parish. Sincerely, Fr. Eric,          Fr. Cesar,             Fr. Victor Fr. Varo , Msgr. John The Priests…

Deacon Doug: See You Later

Deacon Doug: See You Later  “See You Later” It is with mixed emotions that I leave “our parish family” at this point in my life to be closer to my own family living in the San Diego area. You have been my family over the past 30 years as we have shared life together….. the…