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St. Isidore – Patron Saint of Farmers

Saturday, May 4th | Blessing of the Seeds
There will be a blessing of the seeds for all St. Vincent de Paul parishioners at the 7:30 pm Mass on May 4th at St. John Chapel, please bring your seeds to be blessed. These can be any seeds: agricultural, garden, flowers, grass, etc.

May 7th to 15th | Novena to St. Isidore
Please consider praying the Novena to St. Isidore in your homes on May 7-15. This is a special opportunity to pray to the Saint who is the protector of Catholic Rural Life and American Farmers. The time commitment is only 10-15 minutes per day. From the Catholic Rural Life website, you can read the Novena, download a printable version, or simply watch the video each day. This is a unique Saint and Novena aimed specifically at the lifestyle of the rural faithful of St. Vincent de Paul. Click HERE for the Novena.

May 15th | The Feast of St. Isidore
Please join us at St. John’s Community Center/Chapel to celebrate the feast of St. Isidore the Farmer.
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm: Enjoy homemade sweets (desserts) to celebrate St. Isidore. Like the sweetness of our Catholic Faith!
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm: Rosary; Day 9 of Novena to St. Isidore; private prayer before the Blessed Sacrament.