Welcome

The Holy Wisdom Parish Latin Mass Community of St. Therese of Lisieux celebrates Mass daily in the Extraordinary form of the Roman Rite – that is, the Traditional Latin (or Tridentine) Mass. Father James W. Dolan is chaplain of the community.

Check the “About Us” page for the location of St. Boniface Church.

Questions? Call Please call Father Dolan at 412-434-1651, or send an email to LatinMassQuestions@gmail.com, which can be passed along to Fr. Dolan.

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Help Wanted: Church Cleaning & Food Bank

We are currently putting together four cleaning teams so that our Churches can be cleaned on a weekly basis. Each team would clean our Church once a month on Saturday mornings. If you are interested in either being on a cleaning team or just a substitute, please contact Rose Waruszewskiat 412-766-1376 or email rose_waruszewski@reagan.com.

One of the most important ministries of our parish is the care for the poor and those in need. Our food pantry currently serves many families and individuals on a monthly basis, and provides holiday dinners for Thanksgiving and Christmas. We are looking for volunteers to continue this vital ministry in our parish and our community. If you are interested or know of someone who might be interested in this work, contact the Administrative Center at 412-231-1116.

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Catechism Classes Resume Sept. 7; Wednesday Mass Returns to 6 p.m.

The Latin Mass Community Catechism Program opens for the 2014-15 school year on Sunday, September 7, at 9:15 AM. Classes are held at the parish Administrative Center (the former St. Ambrose School building) on Haslage Ave. Registration will take place in the cafeteria downstairs at 9:15.

Also please note that the Wednesday Mass returns to its usual time of 6 PM beginning this week, on September 3.

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Assumption Masses – 9 AM & 6 PM

Friday Aug. 15, the Feast of the Assumption, is a Holyday of Obligation. Masses will be offered at 9 AM and 6 PM (not the usual 7 PM). PLEASE NOTE that, due to the Parish Festival, parking will likely be in short supply at the evening Mass.

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Edward Kenna, R.I.P.

Edward Kenna, longtime member of our Latin Mass Community, died on Thursday, July 17, 2014, at age 92.

Mr. Kenna was buried from St. Boniface Church on Monday, July 21.

Obituaries in the Tribune Review and Post-Gazette

Requiem aeternam dona ei Domine, et lux perpetua luceat ei.
Requiescat in pace. Amen.

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25 Years

Lest it pass unnoticed, June 11, 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the return of the Traditional Latin Mass under the auspices of the Diocese of Pittsburgh.
A history of those days, written at the 10th anniversary, and can be found here.

Te Deum laudamus!

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