Important Date Changes

The Assembly 2245 April business meeting is changed to Wednesday, April 15. It will be conducted online. For instructions on how to attend, email

The Master meeting is canceled for Saturday, April 18, 2020.

The 4th Degree Exemplification date has been changed to June 20, 2020.

The Diaconate Ordination Mass on May 30, 2020 has been changed to a date TBA.

Grocery Stores with Senior Hours

Local grocery stores are running special hours for seniors only. This may help our older brothers and their families. Please share the linked newspaper article with them, which shows participating stores, hours, age eligibility, and even price markdowns for seniors.

Pray with the Holy Father – this Friday

All members of the faithful and other Christians are invited to participate in a special prayer of the Holy Father taking place in St. Peter’s Square this Friday, March 27, 2020.
This prayer will be streamed from Vatican News at noon CDT (6 p.m. in Rome.) You can stream the prayer service at
During the prayer,  the Holy Father will grant to all participants a Plenary Indulgence before imparting his Urbi et Orbi blessing.