Fathers Corner

  • Ennis and the ICA

    In the dinosaur age, when I was in “pre-theology” at Mt. Angel Seminary, there used to be a rule about first year seminarians. We were not allowed to have summer […]

  • A Prayer for Ash Wednesday

  • Ashes

    Dear Friends and Parishioners, Well, I just gathered all of the palms together from the Church and the Parish Center. I will pick them up from Genesee this weekend. There […]

  • Updated Guidelines from the Diocese

    You may notice some differences in the coming weeks with more materials available to pick up at the back of church. However, we will still be maintaining our high standards […]

  • Catholic Schools Week Superhero Day!

    Catholic Schools Week! Superhero day! Check out Father Joe as Willy Wonka too! Posted by St. Mary’s Catholic Church (Moscow, Idaho) on Thursday, February 4, 2021

  • Catholic Schools Week Pajama Day!

    Posted by St. Mary's Catholic Church (Moscow, Idaho) on Monday, February 1, 2021

  • Catholic Schools Week

    It’s Catholic Schools Week! We’re grateful for all of our wonderful teachers and students who contribute so much to the life of our parish. This week our parish school joins […]

  • I Just Got My Shot!

    Honestly, I’ve been terrified for months. I only had to get tested once. But on TV the nasal swab looked like it was about a foot long. I knew it […]

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    On Thursday I was able to talk to our St. Mary’s School students about the upcoming holiday, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. In Idaho we call it “Idaho […]

  • Homily for the Baptism of the Lord

    January 10, 2021 Fr. Joseph McDonald St. Mary’s Parish, Moscow, Idaho I wanted to talk about dreams today—dreams that parents have when they bring their children for baptism; dreams that […]