Browsing the June 2019 archive of Blog

Scam Warning

Posted by Parish Staff on 6/07/19

There is a scam going on throughout the country in which people receive texts, emails or other messages through social media, from someone identifying themself as the parish priest, indicating that the priest is in a situation in which he needs money right away. It is believed that ... Read More »

Seminarian Felipe Duarte to Begin Summer Pastoral Assignment at St. Francis of Assisi

Posted by Parish Staff on 6/05/19

Springfield Diocesan Seminarian Felipe Duarte has been assigned to St. Francis of Assisi Parish for a Summer pastoral assignment by Bishop Rozanski. Felipe will be with us beginning Friday, June 7th through July 31st.

Felipe (pronounced (fih-LEEP-ee) was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and attended the Seminary ... Read More »

Funeral for Barbara Whitney Wednesday (6/5) at 11 AM

Posted by Parish Staff on 6/05/19

St. Francis of Assisi parishioner Barbara "Rhoda" Whitney died on Wednesday, May 29th. We extend our prayerful condolences to  all of her family and friends. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 5th at 11 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church, located at 24 Jabish ... Read More »