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Precious Blood and Sign of Peace

Posted by alice mcgrath on 12/03/15

The Sign of Peace and Precious Blood are optional parts of holy Mass. The Sign of Peace is a fraternal gesture of communion before we participate in sacramental Communion. The Precious Blood is a sign of the heavenly banquet, which consists of food and drink. It is also a ... Read More »

SH and SM Church Mailings

Posted by alice mcgrath on 6/25/13

When mailing information or donations for SH or SM, address it as follows:  St.Mary of Mt. Carmel Church, 1102 Walnut Street, Traer, IA 50676 or Sacred Heart Church, 1102 Walnut Street, Traer, IA 50676.

Cluster Mission Statement

Posted by alice mcgrath on 7/18/12

Our cluster purpose is to welcome and inspire the community to share and nurture our Catholic Faith through prayer, sacraments, service and love of God.