click on the link to join us for 15 minutes of contemplation and 15 minutes of physical exercise
Join us to contemplate the way of the cross live
Let us stay connected through the Eucharist for we are one body.
Pope Francis has called the world to pray the Lord’s prayer at noon on March 25 .
Please come and join us live online at noon tomorrow, March 25 . We will recite the Angelus at noon and continue with the Lord’s prayer.
Come, watch and be inspired with the awesome lives of the saints at Saint Paul on Fridays evening at 6 p.m.
Thanks to all who participated in the prayer service. It was wonderful to gather to pray for our nation.
Please join us in celebrating our community life. time to share our stories, fellowship and fun. Our picnic begins with Holy Eucharist at 10 am at Vretner Park and fellowship and fun to follow.
Here is the address: 4230 S Kirkwood Ave, St Francis, WI 53235
Holy Week at St. Paul and Sacred Heart of Jesus
Holy Week begins with Passion Sunday (March 24-15) when we remember the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem waiving palms and listening to the Passion of the Lord according to St Mark. The season of Lent comes to an end at sundown on Holy Thursday and we begin a three day celebration of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. This is the source and center of our faith and prayer. The church calls these three days the Triduum.
March 29th – Holy Thursday at 7:00 p.m. at St. Paul – the Mass of the Lord’s Supper. We wash feet as part of our prayer; we take a collection for the poor and are invited to linger in prayer with the Lord – “stay with me”. You will be invited to have your feet washed and to wash the feet of another parishioner. It’s what servants do!
March 30th – Good Friday at 1:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart of Jesus – the Celebration of the Lord’s We remember the crucifixion, venerate the cross, take a collection for the Holy Land shrines and pray for the needs of so many in our world and church.
March 31st – the Easter Vigil at 8:00 at Sacred Heart of Jesus. We gather around a fire, light our Easter Candle, proclaim the Exsultet, read cherished stories from the Scriptures, bless water, celebrate baptize, renew our own baptism. We celebrate the gift and triumph of resurrection.
April 1st – Easter Sunday masses at 8:15 at St. Paul and 10:15at Sacred Heart of Jesus.
This Sunday is THE SUNDAY of Sundays and every celebration of Eucharist draws from this celebration of the Lord’s Resurrection.
Please join us to witness stations come alive. Our parishioners participate and lead us in this passion narrative.