Community Invited to Join Catholic Faith Study

St. Gall Catholic Community would like to invite members of the community to hear an explanation of the “Why Catholic?” program at all Masses the weekend of Aug. 22-23.

“Why Catholic?” is a journey to study the Catholic faith using the church

Speakers presenting an explanation of the program are Jim Baushke, Marina Hedwall, Michelle Wagner, and Gary Wittig.

Masses are Saturday, 5 p.m., and 6:30 p.m. (Spanish); Sunday, 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and 5 p.m.

The weekend of Aug. 29-30 parishioners and community members may sign up for the program at all Masses.

The “Why Catholic?” program begins Oct. 4-11.

There will be refreshments after all Masses.

“Why Catholic?” is open not only to Catholics but to members of the community who are interested in what Catholics believe. For more information call Kay McHale at 782-6900 or check the church's Web site at

The church is at 1343 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville.

Article courtesy of The Record-Courier. Reproduced with permission. Photo courtesy of St. Gall Parish, Gardnerville.

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