A Mass of Thanksgiving was celebrated on October 4, the Feast of Saint Francis of Assisi at Casa Santa Maria at the Pontifical North American College. The celebrant was Rev. Scott Bullock from the Archdiocese of Dubuque and Rev. Jeff Belger, Saint Mary’s, Pella concelebrated. Rev. Jeffrey Dole was the Deacon and Homilist for the celebration.
Jeff will return to Dubuque to receive the Sacrament of Holy Orders on June 28, 2014 and following that, he will say his first Mass. The following weekend Jeff will say Mass in Pella.