Holy Mass is offered at our parish each weekend at 4 PM on Saturday and at 10 AM on Sunday. We remind all that Sunday Mass is not obligatory at this time, and we urge everyone to protect others in our community by observing current Covid-19 guidelines.
Religious Education (CCD): If you are new to the parish and need to register your child or if you have any Religious Education questions, please call Karen Whited at 322-4970.
RCIA: The RCIA program guides adults into the Catholic Faith. This process is ideal for the person who has not been baptized, has been baptized in other denominations, or is currently a Catholic who is seeking the sacrament of the Holy Eucharist or Confirmation or both. Please contact Deacon Buige for further information about our Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults Program.
Diocese’s New On-Line E-Newspaper: We encourage you to sign up to receive the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown’s new on-line newspaper called: Proclaim! The Good News of Altoona-Johnstown. The newsletter offers current news, information, and commentary from our diocese. It includes happenings at local parishes and schools. To sign-up, please go to: proclaim.dioceseaj.org. There you will find a form to sign up for regular e-mail updates which will be delivered to your inbox.
General Committee for Fundraisers: At the recent combined Finance & Parish Councils meeting, it was decided to form a committee to help with fundraisers for the parish. Committee members will gather suggestions from parishioners, and also seek volunteers to assist with various fundraising projects. Please help us by giving our committee members your suggestions for the finances of our parish. Members of the committee are:
Lynn Birk 322-4102
Stan Fisher 322-4415
Eugene Gorman 322-4850
Doreen Svencer 241-9317
Our Former Pastors: Father Andrew Draper, T.O.R. has now retired and is in residence at the Franciscan Monastery in Loretto, Pa. His mailing address is: Franciscan Friars, T.O.R., Mount Assisi, P.O. Box 500, Loretto, PA 1594.
Our former pastor, Father Andrew Stanko, passed away in November of 2020, and we request prayers that he may rest in peace.
Father Paul Robine is in residence at Garvey Manor in Altoona. The address, if you should wish to send a greeting or card, is: Garvey Manor, 1037 S. Logan Blvd., Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.