Prince of Peace Catholic Parish - Great Bend, KS

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100th Year Anniversary of St. Rose of Lima church

100th Year Anniversary Celebration

of St. Rose of Lima church


The 100th year Anniversary Celebration of St. Rose of Lima church was held on Thursday, August 20th beginning with Bishop John B. Brungardt celebrating the Mass (Bilingual) with Father Don, Father Ted, Father Louis, Father Charles Mazouch, and Father Ultan Murphy.

It was a beautiful, memorable event with awesome voices, music, many parishioners & visitors (approximately 175 people) attended.

A huge Thank You to Bishop John B. Brungardt, the three parish priests, the two visiting priests, the Knights of Columbus serving as escorts, the Dominican Sisters, the St. Joseph Sisters, the Servers, Eucharistic Ministers, Musicians, Cantors, Lectors, Leader, Greeters, Gift Bearers, Ushers and Planning Committee for the preparation of this ceremony, the Justice & Peace Commission Members, the Cooks, the Youth Group & others that helped serve the meal, those that helped set up and tear down the tables, chairs, etc.  and those of you that were able to attend - we appreciate your time and talent to make this celebration such a success! It was great to see all of you. I apologize if I left someone off the list. Thank you for being a part of this memorable event!

Also, a Thank You for the delicious meal. You did an outstanding job.

Here are a few pictures of the event - Enjoy!