Iron Sharpens Iron

The Seattle Catholic Men’s Conference was held at Mary, Queen of Peace Parish in Sammamish on 23 April, 2016.  Blessed Teresa was well represented with Greg Schmidt, Eduardo Flores, Ivan Izarry, James Watkins, Paul Mazzoncini, Jimmy Yamauchi and Anthony Moran.  All here appear with J. Peter Sartain, Archbishop of the Seattle Archdiocese and a principle speaker … [Read more…]

Camp Unity Dinner

A team of Knights and their brides hosted a dinner for the residents of Camp Unity. From left to right are Mike Thompson, Terry DePolo, Pat Tschumper and Bob Tschumper.

Do We Need a New Aspergillum?

We are exploring the possibility of buying an updated aspergillum for the church.  The aspergillum looks like a sphere mounted on a handle.   It has perforations that allow holy water to be sprinkled on the faithful.  It is often accompanied by a bucket or chalice with a handle to contain additional holy water, so that the priest … [Read more…]

Camp Unity Dinner

Dear Knights of Blessed Teresa: On Monday night, March 21st,  we sponsored our first meal for Camp Unity.  Terry DePolo, with GK Roddy & Bob T assisting, prepared a Salmon meal with potatoes, carrots, & salad for 20+ of the homeless staying on the property.  We served, ate, and interacted with them at dinner – … [Read more…]

Lenten Fish Fry

No loaves, just fishes (and tater tots). The Blessed Teresa parish was able to enjoy a wonderful fish fry dinner following Stations of the Cross on Friday, February 26.  Menu items included battered cod and Panko breaded tilapia (all baked, for those of you worried about calories).  Also served were green salads, mounds of cole slaw … [Read more…]

Anointing of the Sick

Blessed Teresa Knights, On Sunday, January 31st, Father Frank blessed Brother Chip Mattingly and his family with an Anointing of the Sick ceremony.  Chip was recently diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer and will be undergoing treatment this month.  Please keep Chip, his wife Lorrie, and sons Trey & Davis, in your thoughts and prayers.  And … [Read more…]