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Welcome to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church

We have always welcomed people from many corners of the world and from different ways of life. We believe this is what God asks us to do. This is what we mean with our mission statement which states that we Seek Unity. Celebrate Diversity. By Praying, Caring, Sharing. This is our bold statement and we enthusiastically embrace it.

Letter from the Pastor


FORMED > Pick of the Week | April 11, 2021
Dear Parishioners, It gives me great joy to share with you that our parish now has a subscription to FORMED, a premier online platform filled with over 4,000 Catholic studies, movies, audio dramas, talks, e-books, and even cartoons for our children. FORMED has content from over 60 apostolates, including Augustine Institute, Ignatius Press, and the Knights of Columbus, with material th...

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From Fr Mike Shanahan | Sunday, April 11, 2021
Thomas was one of the twelve Apostles and he did not hide the fact that he did not believe what they told him about the Resurrection of Jesus. He insisted that he would not believe unless he was able to place his fingers in the very wounds of Christ. And Thomas has gotten a bad reputation in the church for this doubt. We should ask a question however. Is it that bad to have doubts? ...

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AWAKENING CONCERT | Endless Blessings...
Endless Blessings... are especially true of this AWAKENING concert. We continue to be AWAKENED by generosity, by abundance and by blessings. I want to share a wonderful blessing with you from this past week. I received a letter from a Family Fund (they want to remain anonymous) who gave this concert a gift of $30,000.  This blessing brings our total net revenue for this concert and the Sou...

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Second Sunday of Easter, Divine Mercy | April 11, 2021
Lectionary: 44 Reading I Acts 4:32-35 The community of believers was of one heart and mind, and no one claimed that any of his possessions was his own, but they had everything in common. With great power the apostles bore witness to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus, and great favor was accorded them all. There was no needy person among them, for those who owned property or houses w...

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