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FATHER ABEL’S COLUMN – FEBRUARY 4TH 2018

This past week we had a wonderful celebration of Catholic schools week at St. Sebastian Academy. It was an opportunity for us to recognize the great work that is being done at our Academy. Catholic education continues to be of importance to us in Woodside. We are proud of our students and all their hard… Read More

FATHER ABEL’S COLUMN – JANUARY 21ST 2018

We just celebrated the feast of the Black Nazarene last January 9th.The Black Nazarene (Hesus Nazareno) is a life-size image of a dark-skinned, kneeling Jesus Christ carrying the Cross. The image derives it’s name from “Nazarene” a title of Christ identifying him as a native of Nazareth in Galilee. The original statue was brought to… Read More

FATHER ABEL’S COLUMN – JANUARY 14TH 2018

Next Saturday, January 20th, is the feast of St. Sebastian. We will be having a special Mass in English and Spanish at 12noon in the Church. I hope many of you can attend. It’s important that we celebrate our Patron Saint each year as an opportunity to seek all the graces from him in order… Read More

FATHER ABEL’S COLUMN – JANUARY 7TH 2018

Today we celebrate the feast of the Epiphany. The word epiphany means “manifestation”. God our father has made known or has revealed His salvation to the whole world. God’s love knows no limit! God’s love has no favorites all of us are called to embrace this total gift of self to the world. Tomorrow our… Read More