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St. Dominic Campus Closed Monday, September 18, 2023

Due to work being done on the entire parking lot, we will only have the 7:00am daily Mass on Monday, September 18, 2023. We will close the parking lot at 7:30am and all buildings will be unavailable for the day. This includes the Adoration Chapel, the Parish Office, and all other facilities. We plan to reopen Tuesday as scheduled. Apologies for the inconvenience!

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Anger was not the end for me

April 2019

When I was about 9 years old my mom passed after a year long battle with cancer. I understood that my mom was gone, but I didn’t understand the repercussions that event would have on my life in the years to come.

Later on in middle and high school I started dealing with a lot of issues with anger. I didn’t know where this darkness was coming from.

As a teenager, I had an outburst of anger, and I stormed out of the house and started asking God where all this anger came from. Wondering if God was even there.

And in that low point I looked and saw my dad walking towards me with a sincere gaze of love and forgiveness. He set his hand on me and said he loved me, and didn’t know that I was dealing with all this.

In that moment I saw the face of God the Father looking at me through my father’s eyes. No matter what I do, how angry I got, whatever wounds I have, whatever bitterness was there, He reaffirmed that He loves me not despite all of that but through it.

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