On Sunday, January 29, 2023, our parish observed the Feast of St. Francis de Sales, patron of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest, with a Solemn Mass and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament.

 Photos courtesy of Allison Girone

 


On Thursday, December 22 at 6 a.m., Canon Avis continued our parish's tradition of celebrating a predawn "Rorate Mass" by candlelight in honor of Our Lady.

Photos courtesy of Juliana Lamb



On the Vigil of Epiphany, Thursday, January 5th, 2023, the yearly supply of Epiphany Water, salt, and chalk were blessed in an hour-long ritual. 

 

On December 2-3, 2022, Most Precious Blood of Jesus Parish was pleased to host a Sacred Vestment workshop directed by Mrs. Susan-Jayne Caballero of Sacra Indumenta.
Over 50 participants from all around the country, some as far away as Louisiana, had the opportunity to learn from a professional ecclesiastical tailor the ins-and-outs of crafting beautiful vestments for the liturgy.


On Wednesday, January 4, 2023, a Solemn Requiem Mass was offered at our parish for His Holiness Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI.

 Photos courtesy of Juliana Lamb


 

On October 30, 2022, the Feast of Christ the King, Solemn High Mass was followed by an outdoor procession of the Blessed Sacrament and Benediction. Afterwards, a party for All Saints Day in the gymnasium.


Photos from the Christmas Season, including Midnight Mass, caroling in Brookline and Sewickley, and the New Year's champagne toast.

Midnight Mass photos courtesty of Paul Ruggieri.


 

A selection of photos from the annual Parish Hayride and Bonfire on Sunday, October 9th, 2022, at Youthtowne in Clinton, Penna.