Dear Faithful in Christ,

I personally ask for your prayers for the repose of the soul of Fr. Emanuel Rayes. He has been an active member of our diocese even after his retirement in 2001. He passed to eternal life Tuesday morning. Funeral services will be as follows:

Thursday, 10/9:

He will be brought to the Church hall at Mother of God Church at 5:00 PM for visitation

There will be a prayer service at 6:00 PM.

Visitation will end at 8:00 PM.

Friday, 10/22:

Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 10:00 AM at Mother of God Church.

God rest his soul and bless all of you.