Posts Tagged ‘Monsignor Aloysius Schwartz’

Throwback Thursday: Our First “Venerable” Washingtonian

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

On this coming Saturday, September 16, the Church of Washington will celebrate a special Mass in commemoration of Venerable Aloysius Schwartz at Saint Andrew the Apostle Church in Silver Spring.  Please join us spiritually with your prayers thanking God for this holy pastor and also for the intention of our sisters and brothers in need […] [Read more]

Our First “Venerable” Washingtonian

Sunday, March 15th, 2015

Just weeks ago, we learned that Pope Francis had signed a decree that Monsignor Aloysius Schwartz, a native son of Washington who became a missionary priest, had lived a life of “heroic virtue,” meaning that he has been declared as “Venerable,” becoming the first Washingtonian to achieve that title. The priest’s cause for canonization has […] [Read more]