Welcome to Holy Rosary Church!

HELP WANTED

The Parish is searching for two people for part-time positions:

Nursery: The parish is looking for a person for two Sundays a month to operate the parish nursery at the 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM masses. You must be at least age 21 and have a background check. Contact Chris Stratton at the parish office if you are interested or email (chriss@holyrosaryedmonds.org).

Groundskeeper: The parish is looking for someone to work up to 20 hours a week on the parish grounds. You must be able to operate a riding lawn mower and other yard equipment. Please contact Gary McConaghy (garym@holyrosaryedmonds.org).

Holy Rosary CYO Basketball

Registration for Holy Rosary CYO Basketball 4th-8th grade is now open! Registration deadline is October 10th. See the attached flyer for details.

Pastor's Weekly Letter 9-28-2014: Marriage and Family Life

26th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Dear Parishioners:

We celebrate this Sunday as Catechetical Sunday where many of our programs in religious education begin and we commission the many people who will be assisting in different programs.

Learn to Pray and Study this Autumn!

September is a good time to plan out how you might be involved with the parish. I’m pleased to invite you to consider four ongoing programs at Holy Rosary.
-- Deacon Ray

Pastor's Weekly Letter 9-21-2014: Seek the Lord

25th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Dear Parishioners:

There is an important line in the first reading from Isaiah: “Seek the Lord while he may be found, call him while he is near (Is 55:6)”. Our whole religious life is spent searching for God, who is present to us, but too often we fail to recognize that presence.

Pastor's Weekly Letter 9-14-2014: Exaltation of the Cross

The Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Dear Parishioners:

This weekend, we celebrate the feast of the Exaltation of the Cross and skip the 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time. The cross has always served as the central symbol in our Catholic belief system.

School 50th Anniversary Dinner!

Please join us as we celebrate the anniversary of the dedication of Holy Rosary School!

Tickets are limited - there are 25 seats available!

Dinner will be served by the teachers & staff.

Saturday, September 20, 2014
Following 5 PM Mass (approximately 6 PM)
In the Pastoral Center
Cost is $50.00 per person

Be sure to return your payment and the reservation form below by 3:30 p.m., Friday, September 12, 2014 to guarantee a seat at this wonderful event!

Thank you for your support of Holy Rosary School – come join the fun!

Pastor's Weekly Letter 9-7-2014: Happy New Year!

23rd Sunday of Ordinary Time

Dear Parishioners:

As a former rabbi, Paul spent a lot of time trying to figure out how the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ changed the Mosaic law. His ultimate conclusion is here: “Love is the fulfillment of the law.” (Romans 13:10)

What Worries Your Pastor

In CARA's most recent National Survey of Catholic Parishes (NSCP), a random sample of pastors was asked "What is the greatest challenge facing your parish in the next five years?"

Pastor's Weekly Letter 8-31-2014: Brainstorming on Family Life

22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time

Dear Parishioners:

I want to welcome Fr. Pat Ritter, the “younger priest”, who is helping this weekend while I am away. I am grateful both to Fr. Ritter and Fr. Petosa for the chance to get away before school starts.