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Welcome to St. Mary of the Lake and Our Lady of Lourdes

Let Us Dream Together | Soñemos Juntos


Reflections from our Resident Priest
For What Are You Hungry Today? Fr. Vince Costello Did you ever have the experience of just having a taste for something specific? Often we don’t know why this occurs, but we just have a taste for some thing. Most of the time this desire is prompted in part by the fact that it’s almost mealtime, and our stomachs are talking to us. However, even when they’re not, every now an...

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JOIN US THIS SUNDAY | July 25th @ 7pm
Saint Mary of the Lake and Our Lady of Lourdes Parish will join St. Andrew Parish and St. Benedict Parish in hosting this summer’s Conversations in the Courtyard! This event will be outdoors in the “courtyard” of the parish. Join us for a speaker presentation, reflection, and conversation with others. The dates hosted at Saint Mary of the Lake are the following Sunday evenin...

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Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time | July 25, 2021
Lectionary: 110 Reading I 2 Kgs 4:42-44 A man came from Baal-shalishah bringing to Elisha, the man of God, twenty barley loaves made from the firstfruits, and fresh grain in the ear.  Elisha said, “Give it to the people to eat.”  But his servant objected, “How can I set this before a hundred people?”  Elisha insisted, “Give it to the people...

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Prayer Requests

Posted on July 21, 2021 in: General News

Prayer Requests
The following are prayer requests we have received from the Saint Mary of the Lake and Our Lady of Lourdes community. Please keep them in your prayers. FOR THOSE WHO ARE ILL: Osmar and Marcela Rodriguez, Hector De León, Christine Finnerly, Marjorie Carmody, Griffin Marks, Rod Reyes, Maria Estela Alvarez, Drew Dunker, Austreberta Escobar, Adolfo Ruiz Baca, Melissa Velazque...

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