A Message from Our Pastor

Fr. George Parayil
Welcome to St. Padre Pio Parish! It is with great joy and gratitude that I extend this message to you as the pastor of this community. Whether you are a long-standing member of our parish family or a newcomer seeking spiritual nourishment, I welcome you with open arms and an open heart. St. Padre Pio Parish is a vibrant and diverse community where faith comes alive. Here, we come together as brothers and sisters in Christ, united by our shared commitment to living out the Gospel values and serving one another with compassion and kindness. As your pastor, I aim to create a welcoming and inclusive space where all are embraced, accepted, and encouraged to grow in their relationship with God and one another. I am committed to fostering a community where each person feels valued, supported, and empowered to live out their faith authentically.

I believe that the strength of our parish lies in the collective efforts of each individual member, and I invite you to join me in building upon the rich legacy of faith that has been passed down to us. Together, let us strive to deepen our understanding of God's love, to strengthen our bonds of communion, and to be beacons of hope and compassion in our world. 

At St. Padre Pio Parish, you will find a place to belong, to grow in faith, and to deepen your relationship with God and one another. Our parish offers a rich tapestry of ministries, programs, and opportunities for spiritual enrichment, service, and fellowship. From vibrant liturgical celebrations, to community building events and ministries, to outreach initiatives that extend God's love to those in need, there is something for everyone to engage in and contribute to.

I believe that each person has unique gifts and talents to offer, and I encourage you to get involved, to share your gifts, and to become an active participant in the life of our parish community. Whether through volunteering, joining a ministry, or simply connecting with fellow parishioners, you will find countless ways to make a difference and to grow in your journey of faith.

As we journey together in faith, let us continue to support one another, to inspire one another, and to walk hand in hand as disciples of Christ. May our hearts be open to God's presence among us, and may we always strive to be a beacon of love, hope, and compassion in our world.

In closing, I offer my heartfelt thanks to each and every one of you for your dedication, your generosity, and your unwavering commitment to making St. Padre Pio Parish the vibrant and loving community that it is. Together, let us continue to grow in faith, hope, and love, knowing that God's grace is ever-present in our midst.

May God bless you abundantly,

Fr. George Parayil
Pastor of St. Padre Pio Parish