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Veteran’s Day Mass & Monument Dedication

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Our parish recently launched a Veterans’ Advisory Group. Over twenty “vets” are active in projects to enable parish military veterans and current military members to know and assist each other in parish life. The  Veterans’ Advisory Group has funded and established of a VETERANS’ MONUMENT PLAZA in our parish cemetery. The plaza consists of a […]

Palencia Food Drive

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September 10th thru 28th Volunteers from The Palencia OLGC Good Neighbor Group are hosting their 3rd Food Drive. Each of the last two drives have contributed literally a ton (2,000 lbs) of food! Requested items include: Canned beans 15 oz.  (navy, pinto, kidney, lima, etc.) Canned vegetables 15 oz. (carrots, tomatoes, spinach, corn, etc.) Monetary donations […]

Blood Drive – Sunday July 8, 2018

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MAKE A DIFFERENCE – DONATE BLOOD at OLGC Sunday July 8, 2018 The Big Red Bus needs 40 volunteers to donate blood from 7:30 am till 12:30 pm. Sign up at – sponsor code #30805. All donors must be 16 years or older and will receive a wellness checkup including blood pressure, temperature, iron count, pulse, […]

Introducing Fr. Arbogast Lucas Lekule

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Fr. Arbo was born November 2 at the foothills of Mt. Kilimanjaro in the United Republic of Tanzania. After his national military service, he joined the Society of Missionaries of Africa. Ordained on July 12, 1997, he was sent to Yoruba-land in Nigeria where he served in parishes and later as a Vocation Director. In […]

Feed My People

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On Sunday, April 8, the OLGC Community will again sponsor a meals for shut-ins delivery, similar to what we do at Thanksgiving. Meals will be prepared and packed, ready for delivery to shut-ins after the 10 AM Mass. Volunteers are needed to deliver the prepared meals. Many parishioners do this as a family activity. Directions […]

Weekend Announcements – March 10 & 11, 2018

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Eucharistic Congress: March 16-17, 2018: Theme is “Live in My Love” Gift Bearers weekend Mass: If you would like to be a gift bearer for a particular Mass on the weekend, please contact Marvin Sindel at or at 318-1926. He will need to know the date and what Mass you would like to be […]

Papal Message For the 33rd World Youth Day 2018

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A letter from Pope Francis to the youth of the world. “Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favour with God” (Lk 1:30) Dear young people, World Youth Day 2018 represents another step in preparation for the international WYD due to take place in Panama in January 2019.  This new stage of our pilgrimage […]