Our Diocesan Present

Fr. Nicholas Glisson (“Fr. Nick”)

July 1, 2017: Fr. Nicholas Glisson, aka Fr. Nick, becomes the new pastor of St. Mary Magdalen Parish.

July 1st & 2nd, 2017: First Masses by a diocesan pastor at St. Mary Magdalen: short write-up in the parish Bulletin.

July 9th, 2017: The new pastor invites all parishioners to a potluck reception in the parish rectory: photos.

September 16, 2017: School of the Madeleine 80th Anniversary Celebration View event photos here. Read the Parish history to learn about the fundraising events, design, construction, opening, and growth of the school.

September 30/October 1, 2017: The Blessing of the Animals
Fr. Nick invited pet owners to bring their pet to church this weekend.  A Blessing of the animals was held in front of the church after each Mass.  View event photos.

October 8, 2017: Fr. Nick’s Installation Reception
Fr. Nick was formally installed as the new Pastor of our Parish at the 11 AM Mass by the Very Reverend George Mockel . The reception that followed also welcomed our new resident priests and new parishioners. View event photos.

October 15, 2017: Mexicali Mission Fundraiser
Fr. Miguel Rolland, O.P pastor of our sister parish Santa María de Guadalupe parish in Mexicali, Mexico. came to visit.  He celebrated the Vigil Mass Saturday evening,  preached at the Sunday Masses, and spoke at the mission dinners.  To learn more about this parish ministry visit Ministries>Mission Dinner Community.