Category Archives: Fr. David Kozak

Bring Flowers & Herbs to the Feast of the Assumption of Mary, Aug. 14 @ 7 p.m. or Aug. 15 @ 8 a.m.

Our Summer months include a celebration in honor of our Blessed Lady. The Assumption of Mary on August 15, 2018, is a beautiful celebration including many ancient customs connected with the Mass we should be attending.

Flowers and herbs will be blessed daring our parish Eucharist. This commemorates an ancient legend concerning the passing (the … Continue Reading ››

Veni, Sancte Spiritus—Come, Holy Spirit, Come!

Veni, Sancte Spiritus—Come, Holy Spirit, come! And from your celestial home Shed a ray of light divine! Come, Father of the poor! Come, source of all our store! Come, within our bosoms shine. You, of comforters the best; You, the soul’s most welcome guest; Sweet refreshment here below; In our labor, rest most sweet; Grateful coolness in the heat; Solace in the … Continue Reading ››