Apr. 23, 2017 - Low Sunday

Liturgical Schedule & Calendar
for the Week of April 23, 2017

Sunday, Apr. 23 - Low Sunday (St. George, M)
5:15 pm Confessions

5:30 pm Holy Rosary

6:00 pm Low Mass (Bp. Pivarunas’ Intention)
Followed by Confirmations

Monday, Apr. 24 - St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen, M
No Mass at St. Therese

Tuesday, Apr. 25 - St. Mark, Ev (Greater Litanies)
No Mass at St. Therese

Wednesday, Apr. 26 - Our Lady of Good Counsel
(Ss. Cletus & Marcellinus, PpMm)

No Mass at St. Therese

Thursday, Apr. 27 - St. Peter Canisius, CD
No Mass at St. Therese

Friday, Apr. 28 - St. Louis Marie de Montfort, C (St. Paul of the Cross, C)
No Mass at St. Therese

Saturday, Apr. 29 - St. Peter of Verona, M (St. Robert of Molesmes, AbC)
No Mass at St. Therese

Sunday, Apr. 30 - Second Sunday after Easter (St. Catherine of Siena, V)
5:15 pm Confessions

5:30 pm Holy Rosary

6:00 pm Low Mass with Benediction (Souls in Purgatory by Jackie Sellers)


Today, Apr. 23, the parish of St. Therese is happy to welcome His Excellency, Bishop Mark Pivarunas, for Holy Mass and Confirmations. Bp. Pivarunas is the Superior General of the Congregatio Mariae Reginae Immaculatae (CMRI).

We would like to congratulate all our confirmands: Today you are becoming Milites Christi — Soldiers of Christ. We would like to ask all parishioners to keep the newly-confirmed in their prayers.

Fr. Trough is currently on vacation in China and will return on April 27. He is available via email: frtrough@me.com

Next Sunday being the fifth Sunday of the month, Holy Mass will once again be offered in the evening.

April is the Month of the Blessed Sacrament.

Easter Duty: By the fifth precept of the Church, all Catholics are required to receive Holy Communion worthily between the First Sunday of Lent and Trinity Sunday (First Sunday after Pentecost) inclusive.

Did you know?
Our parish is on Facebook!

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We also have a special Facebook page set up for our Family Fishing Tournament coming up on May 6. Click the image to check it out:


General Mass Schedule

  • 1st & 3rd Sunday of the month: MORNING MASS (9:30 am)
  • 2nd, 4th, & 5th Sunday of the month: EVENING MASS (6:00 pm)

Holy Mass at St. Therese parish is offered every Sunday and Holyday, as well as on some days during the week. For Sundays, we currently alternate a Morning Mass at 9:30 am with an Evening Mass at 6:00 pm (morning Mass on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month; evening Mass on the 2nd, 4th, and 5th Sundays of the month). Times for weekday Masses vary. Please always check this web site beforehand to ensure you have the right time for the next Mass. Confessions are always heard before all Masses; please check confession schedule below.

Collection Schedule

Collections are taken up every Sunday and Holyday. Typically there is only one collection at each Mass. Of course, all contributions are strictly voluntary, but keep in mind the Fifth Precept of the Church: to contribute to the support of the Church. We cannot exist without your help. Please remember to make up for missed collections, as expenses remain the same. Thank you. God bless your generosity.


Confessions are always heard before all Masses, on Sundays and Holydays as scheduled, and 15-30 minutes before weekday Masses. Confessions are typically not heard after Mass, except as announced by Father.

Note to Newcomers

Welcome to St. Therese the Little Flower Roman Catholic Church. The clergy and parishioners of St. Therese adhere firmly to the unchangeable Catholic Faith as taught by all Popes, from St. Peter to Pius XII. At St. Therese the Latin Mass is offered exclusively, and all sacraments are administered using the traditional rites.

Newcomers are always welcome: Please introduce yourself and feel free to ask questions. If you are interested in becoming a parishioner of St. Therese, please ask the usher for a registration form. God bless you.

About Our Clergy

The clergy serving St. Therese church are affiliated with the Congregatio Mariae Reginae Immaculatae (CMRI), or Congregation of Mary Immaculate Queen, a Roman Catholic religious order consisting of Priests, Brothers, and Sisters dedicated to preserving the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass and the Traditional Catholic Faith. It was founded in 1967 in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, and is headquartered in Spokane, Washington, as well as Omaha, Nebraska.

The CMRI is responsible for over 50 traditional Catholic churches and Mass centers both in the U.S. and abroad, a number of schools staffed by religious, several publications, and a comprehensive online Catholic store. Read more about how these traditional Catholic Priests, Brothers, and Sisters live and spread the Catholic Faith and the Fatima Message by accessing their web site here.


If you would like to become a parishioner of St. Therese's, please complete a registration form and put it in the collection basket. Copies are available in the vestibule (look for the yellow forms). We want to make sure you get email announcements and are able to vote on important issues affecting the parish.

+ Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam +

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