Browsing the May 2018 archive of Blog

Funeral for Francis Loftus Tuesday (5/21) at 11:00 AM

Posted by Parish Staff on 5/25/18

Our parishioner,Francis P. Loftus, died on Wednesday, May 23rd. We extend our prayerful condolences to all of his family and friends. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 29th at 11 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church, located at 24 Jabish Street in Belchertown.  Burial ... Read More »

Deacon Bill Retires

Posted by Parish Staff on 5/20/18

This past week Deacon Bill Brawner informed Bishop Mitchell Rozanski of his intention to retire from active ministry.  We extend to Deacon Bill our collective thanks for his years of service here at St. Francis of Assisi Parish. It is his desire that he exit quietly, which we ... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Pope Francis: A Man of His Word’

Posted by Parish Staff on 5/18/18

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Pope Francis: A Man of His Word’

NATIONALBy John Mulderig, Catholic News Service

 

NEW YORK (CNS) — Veteran filmmaker Wim Wenders respectfully profiles the current successor of St. Peter in the well-crafted, sometimes moving documentary “Pope Francis: A Man of His Word” (Focus). Though Wenders also ... Read More »

Funeral for Edmund Pepin Thursday (5/17) at 11 AM

Posted by Parish Staff on 5/16/18

Our parishioner, Edmund J. Pepin, Jr., died on Sunday, May 13th. We extend our prayerful condolences his wife, Linda, and to all of his family and friends. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, May 17th at 11 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church, located ... Read More »

Funeral for Jennie M. McCullough Thursday (5/3) at 10:00 AM

Posted by Ms. Jeanne Brzycki on 5/01/18

Our parishioner, Jennie McCullough, died on Monday, April 30th. We extend our prayerful condolences to all of her family and friends. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, May 3rd at 10 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church, located at 24 Jabish Street in Belchertown.  Burial ... Read More »