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MASS TIMES

Saturday Vigil Mass:  4:00 PM

Sunday Masses:  7:45 AM,  9:30 AM,  11:00 AM (Spanish)

Weekday Communion Services: Mon - Thu  8:00 AM

THE CHRISTIAN LIFE IN THE MODERN WORLD


ALL OR NOTHING

"YE SHALL BE GODS AS GODS" said the serpent 

 

Whitaker Chambers called it the second oldest religion in the world. It has always proved popular. In his time, it took the form of communism. But the tempter is not so stupid as to appear in the same guise always; even human beings eventually get the idea that certain “moral mushrooms” will kill them, and they may even remember it for a few generations. In the meantime, the tempter must peddle something else, must appear as someone else...

 

Crisis Magazine

Anthony Esolen

WRONG PLACE,

WRONG TIME

Fear of Being in the Wrong Place at the Wrong Time


I grew up near Los Angeles and now I live in Washington, D.C. So I have had my fair share of city experiences. 


Last year, I was on the Washington metro with a friend when a fight broke out, and we were caught in the middle. I’ve been on a train where two men have threatened to rape a friend sitting next to me. Most recently, I have been screamed at by a stranger as she threatened to shoot me...


Crisis Magazine

by Renee Rasmussen

GOD & TRUTH

Those who deny the truth should not imagine their actions immune to judgment

 

By the time his soul was returned to God ten years ago last month, Christopher Hitchens, who did not of course believe in God — or the soul — had managed to scarify a fair number of people with his slashing attacks on faith and religion. Some quite famous people, in fact.

 

For instance, Mother Teresa of Calcutta, whom he regarded as a pious fraud; indeed, going so far as to write an entire book, dripping with disdain, for his subject. Or the late Pope St. John Paul II, whom Hitchens regarded as positively senile...

 

National Catholic Register
Regis Martin

CTK CALENDAR


21

MAY

SAINT CHRISTOPHER MAGALLANES

Saturday

 

Saint Christopher Magallanes, Priest and Martyr and Companions, Martyrs—Optional Memorial


22

MAY

SAINT RITA

 

Sunday

 

 Saint Rita of Cascia—Optional Memorial


25

MAY

SAINT BEDE

Wednesday

 

Saint Bede the Venerable, Priest and Doctor—Optional Memorial


26

MAY

ASCENSION OF THE LORD

SAINT PHILIP NERI

Thursday

 

The Ascension of the Lord (traditional observance)

 

Memorial of St. Philip Neri, Priest


29

MAY

ASCENSION OF THE LORD

 

Sunday

 

The Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord (celebrated)


30

MAY

ARMENIAN CATHOLIC PATRIARCH

Monday

 

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno and Bishop Joseph V. Brennan, along with The Armenian Catholic  Eparchy and Bishop Mikael Mouradian, welcome His Beatitude Raphael Bedros XXI, the Armenian Catholic  Patriarch of the See of Cillica, to Fresno on May 30, 2022.  

 

His Beatitude will be visiting Fresno to hear from local Armenian Catholics while simultaneously, updating the community on the sufferings of Christians in Lebanon and the Middle East.    

 

During his visit, His Beatitude will be celebrating Vespers at St. John’s Cathedral at 6:30 p.m. with a light  reception to follow. All are invited. RSVP may be emailed to: armcathfresno@gmail.com

 

If you have any questions, please call the Diocesan Communication Office at (559) 488-7409.


31

MAY

VISITATION OF THE BVM

Tuesday

 

Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary


04

JUNE

PATRICK MADRID

Saturday

 

All Men and Women are invited to an evening with Patrick Madrid, Catholic speaker and radio host on Relevant Radio.
•     When:  June 4, 2022 (5:00pm-9:30pm)
•     Where:  Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, 4600 E. Brundage Lane Bakersfield
•     Cost:  $30.00 per person (includes dinner)
•     Register at:  www.catholicmen.org
• VIP Sponsor Tables ($500 for 8 guests) are also available.

 

For additional information, please call or text (661) 912-6410 


09

JUNE

PAINT NIGHT SOCIAL

Thursday

 

The Ladies Guild is hosting a paint night social event with As Unique As The Art.    

 

Open to all.  No skills required.  

 

The cost is $20 per person   Name of our project is Freedom Rains.