8:30 AM - Noon & 1:00 pm - 4:30 PM
Reconciliation: Saturday 3:00 - 3:30pm or by appointment
Baptisms:First Sunday of the month (except during Lent)
Baptismal Preparation: Phone the Parish Office (802) 442-3141
Marriage: Contact a priest at least six months before the wedding date
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12/10/17 4:30 am
Reading 1 Is 40:1-5, 9-11
Comfort, give comfort to my people,Read More
12/09/17 4:30 am
Reading 1 Is 30:19-21, 23-26
Thus says the Lord GOD,Read More
12/08/17 4:30 am
Reading 1 Gn 3:9-15, 20
After the man, Adam, had eaten of the tree,Read More
Learn more here about the rich history of Sacred Heart Saint Francis de Sales parish.
A Note from Father Bob
BY FR. NEIL WACK, C.S.C.
12/10/17 11:09 am
India’s Catholic dioceses in the coastal regions of Tamil Nadu and Kerala states are grappling with the “massive disaster” in the wake of the cyclone Okhi, that swept by Trivandrum and Kanyakumari districts on Nov. 29. Several hundred fishermen are feared missing, Fr. Deepak Anto, executive secretary of the media commission of the Latin Archdiocese of Trivandrum, wrote in an email to the Vatican’s Secretariat for Communication urging for help.
The cyclone originated as a depression in the Gulf of Thailand on Nov. 21 and packed in more power as it traversed across northern Indian Ocean and ended near the coast of India’s Gujarat state causing damage in the coastal areas of Tamil Nadu and Kerala and in Lakshadweep islands.Read More
12/10/17 11:08 am
Pope Francis on Sunday told the faithful that Advent is a time to make space for the coming Jesus in our lives.
Speaking to the crowds gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the Angelus prayer, Pope Francis reflected on the reading of the day in which the prophet Isaiah said: “A voice of one crying out in the desert: “Prepare the way of the Lord.”Read More
12/10/17 11:08 am
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Sunday said he is close to the Indian communities of Tamil Nadu and Kerala States in the wake of Cyclone Okhi, and in particular to the families of the many fisherman who have gone missing since the cyclone swept those coastal areas.
Cyclone OkhiRead More