“It is a special pleasure for return to visit St. John the Evangelist Parish to offer Holy Mass and to take part in the groundbreaking for the new parish activities center. I take this moment to join with all of you in expressing our deepest gratitude to your pastor, Fr. Proffitt, Fr. Jim, Fr. Asigre, and Msgr. Auer – and his whole team – for their devoted service and for ably leading your parish into a future full of hope!
“St. John the Evangelist has a long and proud history of faith, worship, and service. You are a vibrant community of faith and I thank you for your fidelity, for your witness to the faith, and your spirit of service to those in need.”
Read the complete homily HERE.