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Attending the May 3 Centennial Gala?

Attending the May 3 Centennial Gala?

The Centennial Gala and Dinner is a formal celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Dedication of Holy Family Church. Special guests include: Most Rev. Edward J. Slattery, Most. Rev. Paul Coakley, Most Rev. Eusebius Beltran, and our current and previous priests. The evening features a lovely dinner and the premier viewing of a documentary film on the history of Holy Family Parish. The night concludes with dancing to live music. Reservations are $25 per person. Print out … Read entire article »

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Holy Week 2014

Monday, April 14 12:05 p.m. Mass   Tuesday, April 15 7:00 a.m. Mass 12:05 p.m. Mass 5:30 p.m. Mass of the Oils   Wednesday, April 16 7:00 a.m. Mass 12:05 p.m. Mass   Thursday, April 17 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Confessions 5:30 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper 7:00 p.m. to Midnight Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament   Friday, April 18 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Confessions 3:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross 5:30 p.m. Good Friday Liturgy   Saturday, April 19 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Confessions 8:30 p.m. Easter Vigil   Sunday, April 20 8:00 a.m. Mass 10:00 a.m. Mass 12:00 p.m. Mass 5:00 p.m. Mass … Read entire article »

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More Black Legends: April 29 & May 27

More Black Legends: April 29 & May 27

Bring your friends, including ex-Catholics, non-Catholics, and anti-Catholics. Questions, comments and arguments are welcome. The Schedule: Tuesday, April 29: The Reformation Tuesday, May 27: The Church in the Modern World All sessions will be held from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m., downstairs in the Heiring Auditorium. April 29: The Reformation. Were the “bad Popes” really that bad? Did the Church try to hide the Bible? Did Catholics try to buy salvation with indulgences? Who was Martin Luther? What did the Reformation … Read entire article »

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Tenebrae – Palm Sunday night

Tenebrae Service – Palm Sunday night at the Cathedral The Latin word tenebrae means “shadows” and refers first of all to the fact that Tenebrae is celebrated at the Cathedral, in the shadows of Lent, as the light fades away on Palm Sunday evening. Tenebrae also refers to the shadow of sorrows that crosses our hearts as we participate in this moving preparation for the ceremonies of the Triduum. If you long to make your Holy Week more prayerful and your Easter richer, join us for this inspiring service, 7:00 p.m. Palm Sunday Night, April 13. … Read entire article »

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Cathedral Centennial Gala & Mass celebrating the 100 Year Anniversary of Holy Family’s Dedication

Cathedral Centennial Gala & Mass celebrating the 100 Year Anniversary of Holy Family’s Dedication

Holy Family’s beautiful church at 8th & Boulder is 100 years old.   Monsignor Gregory A. Gier, Rector of the Cathedral, is pleased to present a weekend of activity celebrating the Centennial Anniversary of the Dedication of the Holy Family Church. There are two major events: The Centennial Gala: May 3, 2014     This Dinner & Gala will feature short reflections from a number of bishops and priests, a viewing of a documentary on the history of Holy Family, … Read entire article »

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The Tri-Spired Gem of Catholicity by Holy Family’s Third Pastor

The Tri-Spired Gem of Catholicity by Holy Family’s Third Pastor

Editor’s Note: Father John Heiring was 39 years old when he wrote this piece. The Catholic Church at 8th & Boulder now called Holy Family Cathedral was nearing completion. Father Heiring fancied himself a poet. While modern readers may be amused at some of Heiring’s anachronisms, it is hard to avoid being moved by his enthusiasm.   THE TRI-SPIRED GEM OF CATHOLICISM OF THE SOUTHWEST Within a very short space of time the day will dawn, when, God … Read entire article »

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K of C offering Holy Family Centennial T-shirts

What’s the best way to celebrate our Centennial in comfort?   The Knights of Columbus have the solution. They are selling Holy Family Centennial T-shirts. These soft, 100% cotton shirts have the new parish logo on the front and an image of Holy Family on the back. Best of all: they’re only $10. Grab a Centennial Shirt Order Form and get it back to the Knights of Columbus by April 4. … Read entire article »

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Centennial Event: Carnivale on April 27

Centennial Event: Carnivale on April 27

Centennial Carnivale Enjoy the beautiful Spring weather with an outdoor carnival set in 1914. This period-accurate event features: Old-fashioned carnival games Horse and buggy rides Coneys, popcorn, cotton candy, etc... Cake walk Youth entertainment/performances Strolling fiddlers/jugglers/musicians Adult meal $4, Child meal $3 Refreshments $1-$2, Rides & Games $1-$3 April 27, 2014  11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Parking available in lot to the East of Cathedral … Read entire article »

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Fridays of Lent 2014

Fridays of Lent 2014

The Cathedral’s schedule on Fridays of Lent includes several opportunities for prayer.   7:00 a.m., 12:05 p.m., and 5:05 p.m. Mass 5:30 p.m. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament 6:00 p.m. Dinner, courtesy of various parish groups 6:45 p.m. Benediction 7:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross 7:45 p.m. Movie, courtesy of the Knights of Columbus … Read entire article »

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Religious Education: Spring Break & Upcoming Sacraments

Religious Education: Spring Break & Upcoming Sacraments

The parish Religious Education program is taking off both ends of Spring Break this year. That means that there is no class on March 16 or March 23. Please keep the students and teachers in our parish RE program in your prayers. Many second graders are preparing to make their First Holy Communion. A number of parish teenagers are approaching the sacrament of Confirmation. … Read entire article »

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