St. Augustine Catholic Church will celebrate its 75th anniversary of its founding this weekend. The celebration will begin on Friday, Nov. 1, with an All Saints Day Mass at 6 p.m. followed by an inspirational talk by Sister Mary Timothea Elliott on the topic of "Called to be Saints: The Universal Call to Holiness.
On Saturday, the parish will have an All Souls Day Mass at 8 a.m. followed by a prayer service at the parish's Columbarium. At 9:30 a.m., Sister Mary Timothea Elliott will lead a discussion on "Intentional Discipleship: The Work of the Parish."
At 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Stika, Fr. Joseph Kuzhupil, the pastor, and several of the former pastors of the parish. Following Mass, Bishop Stika will dedicate the parish's new multi-purpose Building and the parish's recently completed outdoor Stations of the Cross. A lunch and program celebrating the 75th anniversary will immediately follow the dedication.