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Faith Formation Schedule Online Now

Posted by Jim Thorp

The 2019-2020 Faith Formation schedule is now online on our Faith Formation webpage. Please feel free to download, print and post in on the fridge for reference throughout the coming year. Faith formation at Saint Andrew is an ongoing program of Catholic education and sacramental preparation for children in grades ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for July 27-28, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of July 27-28, 2019, we celebrated the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time with Old Testament story of Abraham petitioning God on behalf of Sodom and Gommorah and St. Luke's gospel account of Jesus teaching his disciples to pray.

Fr. Rick's homily highlights, among other things, the fact ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for July 20-21, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of July 20-21, 2019, we celebrated the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time with Old Testament story of Abraham and his three visitors and the Gospel account of Jesus at the home of Mary and Martha. In Fr. Mark's homily, he speaks of the importance of listening to the ... Read More »

Please Welcome Our New Principal!

Posted by Jim Thorp

Great news! Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School has hired Ann Dettmann to be the parish school's new principal. She is a faithful Catholic in her 30th year as an educator and will officially start in her role on August 1. 

Below is a letter our new principal wrote ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies from the Past Three Weeks (English and Espanol)

Posted by Jim Thorp

Due to staff vacations, we are late in posting homilies and readings from the last three weekends, which included the first Sunday homily and vocation story from our newly ordained associate pastor, Fr. Rick Aubol, and our new part-time parochial vicar, Fr. Oswaldo Roche, who will be presiding and preaching ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for Corpus Christi, June 22-23, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of June 22-23, 2019, we celebrated the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, or Corpus Christi. Fr. Newton's homily not only was a beautiful reflection on the real presence of Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist, but also was a heartfelt farewell ... Read More »

Food, Fellowship...and Witness!

Posted by Jim Thorp

All Saint Andrew parishioners are invited to the church to enjoy free food, build community and deepen their relationship with Christ this summer! We are hosting a series of socials and cookouts throughout the summer, the first of which was an ice-cream social after the 6:00 PM Mass last ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for Trinity Sunday, June 15-16, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of June 15-16, 2019, we celebrated the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity. The reality of our one God being three distinct persons is one of the most profound and fundamental mysteries of our Catholic faith, which could not have been discovered by reason but had to be ... Read More »

Big News: Priest Transitions at Saint Andrew!

Posted by Jim Thorp

We wanted to share with you that our associate pastor, Fr. Arockiya Newton (center), has been assigned to the Melrose Area Catholic Community, effective June 27. That same date, we will welcome a new priest -- current Transitional Deacon Richard Aubol (left) -- who will be ordained a priest ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for Pentecost, June 8-9, 2019 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

On the weekend of June 8-9, 2019, we celebrate the Feast of Pentecost, the "birthday" of the one, holy, catholic and apostolic Church, during which the Holy Spirit descended upon the Apostles and Mary like tongues of fire, and they were give the courage and ability to preach the ... Read More »