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December 1 is White Rose Witness Day

Posted by Mary Beth Young on 12/01/21

By wearing an image of a white rose (lapel pin, patch or sticker), we are coinciding with the US Supreme Court hearing of oral arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization.  The case considers the constitutionality of a Mississippi state law limiting abortion after 15 weeks' gestation.

Advent Reflection on Prayer

Posted by Mary Beth Young on 11/28/21

Please welcome Monsignor Patrick J. Winslow, J.C.L., Vicar General and Chancellor, for an Advent Reflection on Prayer.

Friday, December 10, at 6:00 PM and Saturday, December 11, immediately following the 8:00 AM Mass.

Bishop Begley Parish Center

Light refreshments will be served.

Phishing Scam

Posted by Mary Beth Young on 11/19/21

Please disregard any emails from Father Gober asking for assistance.  The scammers are back at it today.  

Cancer Support Ministry

Posted by Mary Beth Young on 9/20/21

Every second and fourth Tuesday of the month, from 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM, in the Bishop Begley Parish Center.  If you or a loved one is living with cancer, you are welcome to join us as we accompany one another. For more information, please contact Sister Larretta @ 336.724.0561.

Announcing the Sister Emma Yondura Endowment Fund

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 5/19/21

The Sister Emma Yondura Endowment Fund has been established to honor and commemorate Sister Emma’s inspiring legacy at St. Leo Catholic School.  The endowment will enable St. Leo to award an annual full scholarship to a rising first grade student.  Several anonymous benefactors have generously created a $25,000 matching ... Read More »

The Sisters of St. Joseph

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 3/05/21

“It is with both sadness and gratitude that I write to inform you that the Sisters of Saint Joseph will be withdrawing from Saint Leo Parish and Bishop McGuinness High School…It seems that once they arrive in North Carolina, our sisters never want to leave – a sentiment I ... Read More »

Masses for Ash Wednesday

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 2/04/21

We will have Mass at noon and 6 pm in the church and an ash distribution service in the courtyard at noon for Ash Wednesday (Feb. 17th). 

The Vatican has issued instructions as to the distribution of ashes for this year due to the pandemic. These instructions apply to all ... Read More »

Christmas Letter from Fr. Gober

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 12/16/20

December 16, 2020Dear Parishioners,As we prepare to celebrate our Lord’s birth, we have every reason to rejoice and be filled with gratitude during this holy season! Once again, thank you for your many kindnesses and warm welcome since my arrival to St. Leo the Great in early August. I’ve ... Read More »

33rd Sunday of Ordinary Time

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 11/12/20

You can find our Mass & Confession schedule for this week here. We will live-stream our 5:30 pm Saturday Vigil Mass on our Facebook page and post it afterward to YouTube. You can find the liturgy aid here. 

If joining us online, we also invite you to pray this Act of Spiritual Communion:

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Clarification from Rome about Pope Francis’ Statement

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 11/03/20

The Vatican had offered some clarification around Pope Francis' statements on civil unions. You can read it here.