Priesthood Sunday - Celebrating the Role of Priests in Our Community

Sep 5, 2020
Ordinary Time

About Priesthood Sunday

Priesthood Sunday is an important annual event that allows us to recognize and honor the dedicated men who serve as priests in our community. At River Oaks Church, we understand the significance of their role and the impact they have on our spiritual well-being. This special day provides an opportunity for us to express our gratitude and appreciation for their tireless service and unwavering devotion.

Join us in Celebrating

At River Oaks Church, we are proud to host an annual celebration in honor of Priesthood Sunday. This event brings together our entire community to commemorate the invaluable contributions made by our priests. From organizing meaningful liturgical ceremonies to providing pastoral care and guidance, our priests play a vital role in fostering a stronger and more compassionate society.

Why is Priesthood Sunday important?

Priesthood Sunday holds immense significance as it allows us to recognize and acknowledge the selfless dedication of priests in serving the spiritual needs of our community. It serves as a reminder of the ongoing support and prayers that priests offer, and emphasizes the importance of fostering strong relationships with our spiritual leaders.

How can you get involved?

There are many ways you can actively participate and contribute to the observance of Priesthood Sunday:

  • Attend the Special Mass: Join us for a special Mass dedicated to our priests. This Mass offers an opportunity for the community to come together and express our gratitude for their incredible service.
  • Write a Letter of Appreciation: Take a moment to write a heartfelt letter expressing your appreciation and support for the priests at River Oaks Church. Your words of encouragement can go a long way in uplifting their spirits and reminding them that their efforts are valued.
  • Volunteer: Consider volunteering your time and skills to support the various ministries led by our priests. Whether it's helping with community outreach programs or assisting during Mass, your contribution can make a meaningful difference.

Celebrate the Gift of Priesthood

Understanding the Role of Priests

Priests serve as spiritual leaders and mediators between God and the community. They are entrusted with the responsibility of guiding and nurturing the faith of their flock, providing sacraments, and offering pastoral care. Their presence and dedication bring solace and strength to individuals and families during times of joy, sorrow, and spiritual growth.

Supporting Our Priests

As members of River Oaks Church, it is essential for us to offer unwavering support to our priests. By actively participating in Priesthood Sunday and other events, we can demonstrate our commitment to their well-being and the vital work they do. Additionally, regularly attending Mass and actively engaging in spiritual practices helps to strengthen this bond of support and unity.

Join us for Priesthood Sunday!

We invite you to join River Oaks Church in celebrating Priesthood Sunday and expressing our gratitude to the priests who serve our community. Through our collective efforts, we can create a nurturing and supportive environment for our spiritual leaders and foster a stronger and more vibrant faith community.

Stay tuned for updates and announcements regarding the upcoming Priesthood Sunday celebration at River Oaks Church. We look forward to having you participate in this joyous occasion that highlights the profound impact of priesthood in our lives.

For more information or any queries, please contact us at [email protected]

Ramon Belando
🙏🏼 Grateful for guiding spirits!
Nov 10, 2023
Jeff Smithers
Thank you to all the priests who selflessly serve our community, guiding us towards spiritual growth.
Oct 4, 2023