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My Last Month at Blessed Sacrament

My Last Month at Blessed Sacrament

July 27th is my last day here at Blessed Sacrament for the summer and my pastoral internship year.  It is a little difficult to leave because of the people I have met and the ministry I have done here in the parish, but I leave so I may advance my studies towards priesthood.  It feels […]

Transitions

Transitions

Being in seminary, one gets use to many transitions.  I have now transitioned from my Pastoral Internship in May to my Summer Assignment.  I am going to remain in the same parish, Blessed Sacrament, for the summer, but my role and responsibilities are changing a little.  During my internship, I had formal paperwork to fill […]

Spring Semester of Pastoral Year Experience

Spring Semester of Pastoral Year Experience

I have begun my second part of Pastoral Year here at Blessed Sacrament parish.  The first semester went well and I finally adjusted to parish life and also being back in El Paso again after being away for close to three years.  In January I returned to St. Mary’s Seminary for my annual retreat.  The […]

Pastoral Year Mid Semester 2013

Pastoral Year Mid Semester 2013

My experience here at Blessed Sacrament has been one of joy and continued discernment towards priesthood.  I am learning more about my identity as priest and how do I fit within that role of “bring Christ to others.”  I have finally settled into my pastoral year by understanding the routine and life of the parish.  […]

Pastoral Year

Pastoral Year

I am beginning my new part of priestly formation, pastoral year, during which I will be at Blessed Sacrament Parish in Northeast El Paso.  Pastoral year at St. Mary’s Seminary in Houston comes after Theology Two.  The academics I have learned in seminary for the last two years are put into practice in the parish.  […]

My internship experience

My internship experience

It’s been six months already since the day I started my internship experience here at Blessed Sacrament Church. The most important thing that I learned from my internship is that the Church needs witnesses not only teachers. We need people who are dedicated to their work and I have seen those people at Blessed Sacrament. […]