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PARISH BLOG

MOTHER OF LIFE GROTTO

Posted by Rev. Virgilio Tabo, Jr.

Finally, the Mother of Life Grotto which looked lifeless for years had a much-needed extreme makeover. At the 63rd parish anniversary, this grotto had been blessed and dedicated again, all things considered, be visible and be attractive that one's sight, even if it's busy on the road will be ... Read More »

RUMMAGE SALE

Posted by Rev. Virgilio Tabo, Jr.

It took sometime to get a volunteer but in the end, it worked out with only less than a month of preparation. Originally intended as part of the Fall Fiesta along with the Veterans’ appreciation but the coordinators Dave & Dalia Morales insisted to run it two weeks prior ... Read More »

EXPLORE THE BEAUTY OF CATHOLICISM

Posted by Rev. Virgilio Tabo, Jr.

Explore the Beauty of Catholicism led by Fr. Jojo, the pastor, welcomes unbaptized seekers and baptized Christians wanting to know and learn Catholicism, along with baptized Catholics completing the Sacraments of Initiation in the RCIA (Rite for the Christian Initiation of Adults). This program aims to draw each participant ... Read More »

BE PRAISED!

Posted by Rev. Virgilio Tabo, Jr.

Inspired by Pope Francis' Apostolic Exhortation Laudato Si, on the last day of the month designated as care for creation, a tree and flower planting has been organized. In anticipation of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, the addition of the (quick) blessing of animals, announced in all ... Read More »

HAPPY 63RD ANNIVERSARY ST. CHRISTOPHER!

Posted by Rev. Virgilio Tabo, Jr.

Little-known Catholic Parish in Marana, AZ turns 63. In conjunction with this momentous event, a rededication/blessing of the Mother of Life Grotto will take place at 10am, Sunday, October 8 at the NE corner of the church. The Knights of Columbus Council 14089  have graciously accepted the Pastor's request ... Read More »

RUMMAGE SALE

Posted by Rev. Virgilio Tabo, Jr.

To help defray the cost of the upcoming fiesta on Nov. 4, 3pm-10pm, the parish is hosting gigantic rummage/yard sale on Oct. 14-15, 7am-5pm. Thanks to Dave and Dalia Morales for taking the lead. 

HOLY LAND PILGRIMAGE 2017

Posted by Rev. Virgilio Tabo, Jr.

THANK YOU AMERICAN HERITAGE GIRLS

Posted by Rev. Virgilio Tabo, Jr.

In conjunction with Annie Osborne's project, the American Heritage Girls mostly parishioners of St. Mark volunteered last Saturday at St. Christopher Parish from 1:00pm - 6:00pm respectively. Yes, these kids and adults as shown in the photo worked under the scorching 90 F heat, at least. They sanded the ... Read More »

HIGH SCHOOL CONFIRMATION 2017

Posted by Rev. Virgilio Tabo, Jr.

Congratulations to the Newly-Confirmed! Four High School Students received the Sacrament of Confirmation at the 10:30am Sunday Mass, May 21 presided over by Msgr. Jeremiah McCarthy, Vicar General of the Diocese of Tucson concelebrated by Fr. Jojo Tabo, Pastor assisted by Deacon Jorge Munoz. 

 

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2017

Posted by Rev. Virgilio Tabo, Jr.

Families and relatives of the First Communicants and the regular 10:30am Sunday Mass churchgoers filled the church on May 7 at the celebration of the First Holy Communion.