Posts from October 2015

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First Holy Communion and Confirmation

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FIRST HOLY COMMUNION and CONFIRMATION will be Thursday, February 4th, 2016.  Students in 2nd grade, or older, are eligible to register for both First Communion and Confirmation. Enrolled students in The Atonement Academy will receive instruction during the course of the year.  All other students should be prepared by their parents.  A catechetical exam will [...]

MIDDLE SCHOOL ALL-REGION CHOIR:

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Last year we had one middle scholar make it into the Intermediate Treble Choir and three make it into the Advanced Treble Choir.  This year’s placement of 59% is quite amazing!  We placed 13 of 22 students in two of the three All-Region Choirs (Advanced MS Girls’ and Tenor-Bass).  No other school came anywhere close [...]

Revised Liturgy Coming

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As was mentioned last week, the new Divine Worship Missal is slated to be released in Advent.  In most instances, the parts of the faithful remain the same as in the Book of Divine Worship, with only small changes.  For example, in the Lord’s Prayer, it now ends, “…but deliver us from evil.”  The Doxology, [...]

Revised Liturgy Coming

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Last year, His Eminence, Cardinal Müller, Prefect of the Sacred Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, conveyed to Bishop Vann, Pastoral Provision Delegate, that “the parishes of the Pastoral Provision have permission to use Divine Worship: Occasional Services, and in the future, you can expect similar permission when the Missal is published.”  With the [...]

Expansion Update

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This past week we met with our contractor to work on finalizing our estimated cost.  We’re trying to stay as close to $12 million as possible.  As is usually expected for major building projects, the initial estimate is higher than that, and so we spent a good deal of time cutting out items which we [...]