Diocese Action

IT’S ALL YOU BISHOP DEWANE, AND NO AMOUNT OF DISSEMBLING BY YOU CAN CHANGE THAT

IT’S ALL YOU BISHOP DEWANE, AND NO AMOUNT OF DISSEMBLING BY YOU CAN CHANGE THAT Recently, a letter received from Bishop Frank J. Dewane was shared with PFJ by a longtime parishioner. In the letter dated January 27th, 2020, Bishop Dewane states that “with regards to your email communication of December 14, 2019, allow me… Continue reading IT’S ALL YOU BISHOP DEWANE, AND NO AMOUNT OF DISSEMBLING BY YOU CAN CHANGE THAT

Diocese Action

The horrific events surrounding Fr. Christopher’s removal of his things from the St. Isabel Rectory – Volume II revised!

The horrific events surrounding Fr. Christopher’s removal of his things from the St. Isabel Rectory - Volume II revised! Since there is so much disinformation circulating around Fr. Christopher’s “removal of things from the St. Isabel rectory,” including slanderous misstatements from the Bishop, Frank Dewane, a fuller account of that event, after interviews and questions,… Continue reading The horrific events surrounding Fr. Christopher’s removal of his things from the St. Isabel Rectory – Volume II revised!

Diocese Action

The following article is shared from NCR online because it is our opinion it conveys well what we are dealing with in terms of the St. Isabel Church Staff and the Diocese.

The following article is shared from NCR online because it is our opinion it conveys well what we are dealing with in terms of the St. Isabel Church Staff and the Diocese. Intellectual and spiritual blindness may be our greatest cultural problem Dec 11, 2019 by Daniel P. Horan OpinionJusticeSpirituality The proverb, "the road to… Continue reading The following article is shared from NCR online because it is our opinion it conveys well what we are dealing with in terms of the St. Isabel Church Staff and the Diocese.

Diocese Action

St Isabel Women’s Guild Dissolved after 41+ Years

Ladies of the Guild:  Several members of our Women’s Guild received the message below from Father Ed Martin, Parish Administrator at St. Isabel’s, on Friday, November 1 st.   Your Guild Board feels a responsibility to assure that ALL members of our group are aware of the contents of Father Martin’s letter.   We will… Continue reading St Isabel Women’s Guild Dissolved after 41+ Years

Diocese Action, PFJ Action

The letter from Bishop Frank Dewane inserted into the St. Isabel Parish bulletin on March 31, 2019, has brought, yet again, profound anguish and disillusionment to our beloved pastor

Dear Parishioners and Friends: The letter from Bishop Frank Dewane inserted into the St. Isabel Parish bulletin on March 31, 2019, has brought, yet again, profound anguish and disillusionment to our beloved pastor, Father Christopher Senk, and serves as an instrument of division and distrust within the parish and wider community. Parishioners for Justice continues… Continue reading The letter from Bishop Frank Dewane inserted into the St. Isabel Parish bulletin on March 31, 2019, has brought, yet again, profound anguish and disillusionment to our beloved pastor

Diocese Action

Update on Fr Christopher’s Fight for Justice

  ANNOUNCEMENT On January 17, 2017, our Bishop, the Most Reverend Frank J. Dewane, informed us in writing of his decision to refer the matter of our Pastor, Father Christopher Senk, to Rome at the Congregation for Clergy for a decision.  On Friday, June 23, 2017, Father Christopher's advocate, Father David Deibel, received notice that… Continue reading Update on Fr Christopher’s Fight for Justice

Diocese Action, Letters

Is the this the Shepherd we want Leading our Flock?

Several weeks ago one of our Parishioners wrote to Bishop Dewane to express her dismay and outrage over what has happened to Fr Chris and our Parish.  Below you will find a copy of her letter (we share this with her permission), the letter the Bishop "Our Spiritual Leader" wrote back to her and her follow… Continue reading Is the this the Shepherd we want Leading our Flock?