As many of you already know, Larry Shields has passed away. We pray for the happy repose of his soul and for comfort for his family.
The arrangements have been made and an invitation has been issued to the St. Thomas Aquinas community to join the family on Saturday, November 26th at Thomas Aquinas College. The Holy Rosary will be recited at 9am followed immediately by a funeral Mass.
Burial will be at Santa Paula Cemetary. After the burial there will be a reception at Thomas Aquinas College.
Roger & Carolyn Embury
Please keep long-time parishioners Roger and Carol Embury in your thoughts and prayers. They will both be undergoing surgeries in the next few days. Pray for a speedy return to good health for them both. Pray also for their family at this difficult time.Read more
Keep Stanley Gilson in your thoughts and prayers. Pray for a quick recovery to good health.Read more
Formed in the Word - Lenten Journey
Dive deeply into the upcoming Sunday Mass readings with Dr. James Prothro and Dr. Israel McGrew, biblical scholars from the Augustine Institute. Each week, they will review the upcoming Sunday Mass readings, situate them in their historical and literary context, and illuminate the connection and continuity between the readings, helping you to see why the Church put them together. This series is a resource for lay people who want to prepare themselves for the Mass by reflecting on the Word of God in advance. Additionally, this series is an excellent tool for priests to use as they prepare their homilies....Read more
The University Series
The University Series is a large multi-parish adult education program during the season of Lent that was started in 2002 by Fr. Dave Heney when he was the pastor of St. Paschal Baylon parish in Thousand Oaks.
This year, the University Series runs from February 23 to March 31 and offers over 90 different sessions that connect our faith with real life; offering sessions on scripture, marriage and family, current events, archaeology, science, spirituality, and modern moral issues.
Each year, over 11,000 people have attended University Series sessions. So many people have found that the season of...Read more