On July 1, we will welcome Fr. Dan Merz, SLD, as pastor and Fr. Paul Clark as associate pastor at Newman. Fr. Dan Merz is currently the pastor at St. George in Linn and Our Lady Help of Christians in Frankenstein. Fr. Paul Clark is currently associate pastor at Our Lady of Lourdes in Columbia and part-time chaplain at Fr. Tolton Catholic High School.
On July 1, Fr. Rich will begin his new assignment as associate pastor at Our Lady Queen of Peace in Madison, Wisconsin. Fr. Mike will begin his assignment as associate pastor at St. Thomas Aquinas at Purdue University. Fr. Aubuchon will be pastor at Visitation Parish in Vienna, Holy Guardian Angels Parish in Brinktown, and St. Aloysius Parish in Argyle.
We are livestreaming daily Mass and the 11 a.m. Sunday Mass on our Facebook page, @comonewman. The livestream will begin 15 minutes prior to the Mass time, and the video will be available to view at the same link (below) after the Mass is over. You can view the livestream even if you do not have access to Facebook.
Upcoming Sunday Worship Aid (prayers, readings, and songs for Sunday Mass: May 31, 2020 Worship Aid
Having trouble finding the livestream? Read this Livestream Mass Guide
The building will be open Monday through Saturday from 8-10:30 a.m. and 2-5 p.m. and on Sundays from 2-5 p.m. The regularly scheduled times of Reconciliation on Tuesdays and Saturdays from 4-4:30 p.m. will continue.
Jesus has been moved to the Tabernacle in the main Chapel, and you are welcome to pray there while the building is open. Please be mindful of distancing and having less than 10 people in the Chapel at any time. Please enter through the side door on Turner Avenue. The parish office will be closed, as well as the classrooms upstairs and the student lounge. Staff will continue to regularly check phones and emails.