From the Pastor

Tragic Loss of our Friend, Denis Rivas

On September 7, 2014, in From the Pastor, Parish Life, Sister Parish, Social Services, by Paula H

Dear St. Peter’s Parishioners, It is with heavy hearts and spirits, that our Sister Parish Outreach Team shares tragic news about one of the scholarship students from San Francisco de Asis, our sister parish in San Salvador. Denis Rivas, a fifth year architecture student who attended the University of El Salvador, was killed this week […]

Fr. Steve is back at St. Peter’s

On July 2, 2013, in From the Pastor, Parish Life, by Paula H

Dear St. Peter’s Parishioners, It’s great to be back at the parish and reconnecting with parishioners after my absence following my surgery. I look forward to celebrating the Eucharist with you and easing back into my pastoral duties. Please join me in welcoming our new Principal, Mary Omecene, to St. Peter’s School. She’s been spending […]

Fr. Steve is out of the hospital

On June 8, 2013, in From the Pastor, Parish Life, by Paula H

He’s resting at his brother and sister-in-law’s home in Clinton, and happy to have been released from the hospital. He’s so appreciative of all the prayers.

6-6-13 Update on Fr. Steve

On June 6, 2013, in From the Pastor, Parish Life, by Paula H

Fr. Steve continues to recover from his surgery and hopes to be released from the hospital either tomorrow or Saturday. He received the parish prayer blanket yesterday, and intends to read the messages today. He appreciates your prayers!

Fr. Steve’s Surgery Update

On June 4, 2013, in From the Pastor, by Paula H

Dear St. Peter’s Parishioners, We know you all are anxious to hear how Fr. Steve is doing. We just heard from his sister that he is out of his 3-1/2 hour surgery, and it went very well. The surgeon took out Fr. Steve’s colon and the operation went smoothly. He will be in the hospital […]

Fr. Steve’s Note to Parishioners 6-2-13

On May 29, 2013, in From the Pastor, by Paula H

Dear St. Peter’s Parishioners, I’d sincerely like to thank you for the blessings, prayers, and support which you have offered me the last couple of weeks. My surgery is scheduled for this Tuesday, and I’ll be recovering at my brother’s home in Clinton, expecting to return to St. Peter’s on July 2. During the month […]

Personal Message

On May 15, 2013, in From the Pastor, by lindsay

Dear St. Peter’s Parishioners, I have some news I need to tell you and three requests to make of you. Many of you know that throughout my adult life I have dealt with a medical condition that has been diagnosed as either ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s disease. A recent exam has revealed that I need […]

2013 State of the Parish Presentation

On March 11, 2013, in Alumni, Campus Master Plan, From the Pastor, Parish Life, School, Uncategorized, by Paula H

On February 6, 7, and 11, representatives from the parish presented the 2nd Annual State of the Parish address. This half hour slide presentation highlighted our accomplishments in 2012, reviewed the parish finances through December 2012, offered suggestions for ministries to participate in, shared our students academic achievements as measured by ITBS and other criteria, […]

Parish Council Openings – Applications due 10/31/12

On October 22, 2012, in From the Pastor, Parish Life, by Paula H

The Parish Council will be filling three positions this fall. St. Peter’s Parish Council is a permanent leadership body acting as an advisory board to the pastor, as well as leading the parish in forming policy, strategic planning, and coordinating efforts to realize the parish mission. Individuals interested in applying may get an application at […]