Homily for the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time – August 12, 2018

“Stick ‘m up” said the little 5-year old, while he pointed his toy six-shooter my way. I was about 16-17 at the time, and the boy was my neighbor. I frequently helped his parents out by being a sitter when they needed one. The boy was all decked out: cowboy boots, double holsters for his […]

Confirmation Program

Fr. Jeremy is currently working on putting together the Confirmation program for this school year. If you are interested in helping him with the program, please contact him at the parish office or via email: frgries@holyfamilynewalbany.org. If you have a child that wishes to be confirmed, please watch the bulletin in September or October for […]

Holy Family Book Club

Our Holy Family Book Club will resume this fall at noon on Wednesday, Sept 12th , in the Day Activities Center. If you would like to join us, please call Karen in the Parish Office. Our first book will be “1001 Reasons Why It’s Great to be Catholic”, by Robert Haddad.

8th Grade Pancake Breakfast

The Holy Family 8th Graders will be hosting a pancake breakfast on Sunday, August 19, from 9:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. All money collected will go to help with the cost of the Washington, DC Trip.  Please stop by to support the 8th graders and have some delicious pancakes.    

Homily for the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time – August 5, 2018

Listen to an audio recording of Fr. Jeremy’s homily for the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time – August 5, 2018 Jesus spent 40-days in the desert in fasting and prayer to prepare for the start of His public ministry. We hear about that during Lent. At the end of His 40-days, Jesus has a showdown […]

Pastor Notes – August 4th-5th, 2018

This Sunday marks my first month at Holy Family as pastor, and a very full first month of ministry it has been! No two days have been the same, unless every day being full of new routines, people, and things to learn can be considered the same. I’ve managed to ‘unpack’ most of my boxes […]

Change to Communal Anointing Mass

The following dates are the new yearly dates for our Communal Anointing Mass: February 11 – Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes May 10 – Memorial of St Damien de Veuster July 25 – Feast of St James the Apostle September 27* – Memorial of St Vincent de Paul October 01* – Memorial of St Therese of the Child […]

Homily for the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time – July 29, 2018

Listen to an audio recording of Fr. Jeremy’s homily for the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time – July 29, 2018 Mom, where’s my shoes? Honey, have you seen my keys. Hurry up kids, we’re going to be late. No, you don’t have time for one more cartoon. Again(?!?), you just went potty 3-minutes ago, we […]