Pastor's Message

Dear Sisters and Brothers,

  The Wisdom of Silence As we approach the upcoming presidential elections, many of us feel weary from almost two years of passionate political campaigning.  We have all observed that the quality of our public conversation has degenerated into something that does not reflect who we really are, and something that no longer helps us to form our consciences. Most of us are sick of turning on the television or the radio lest we be barraged with toxic input.   We need to come together in an atmosphere of prayer and mutual respect.  This can best be achieved, we believe, through focusing on our common love for God and our common bond as brothers and sisters in Christ. This is why we will be coming together for 40 hours before the Blessed Sacrament as we approach Election Day.   As we gather in our Churches before the Blessed Sacrament, we ask that everyone maintain perfect silence. Our silence will be an expression of respect for one another. Pray for the person in the church kneeling or sitting next to you, pray that you might be open to the Holy Spirit as you make your election choice, and pray for our Church, our country, and our […]

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Holy Name of Jesus School Fair

The “33rd annual” HNJ Gator Fest will be Nov 11 – 13, 2016. Volunteers are needed. Please click to find out more.