Tuesday, January 10, 2017

An App for Catholic Life Every Day

As technology has progressed the smartphone, tablets, and other electronic devices have become the preferred means of communication in our everyday lives. Not only has this phenomenon influenced the way we communicate as individuals, it has also influenced the way parishes communicate and convey information.

Since May, the myParish App has provided a means for parishioners, and really anyone,  anywhere the means to stay connected with Saint Francis Xavier throughout the week with notifications and updates of parish activities sent on App.

myParish is a first-of-its-kind app for iOS and Android devices to help build a stronger Catholic community and better engage the New Evangelization promoted by Pope Francis and U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops

In addition to notifications and updates of parish activities, You may enjoy many useful resources and features to complement your daily faith life, such as, periodic nine day novenas, daily refections, and prayers, confession and prayer time reminders, daily Mass readings, and daily Mass videos from Catholic TV,  quick access to parish contacts and bulletins. The ability to submit prayer requests, receive MassMode reminders to silence your phone before Mass, and much more.

If you are a Saint Francis Xavier parishioner, a friend of Saint Francis Xavier, or just want to know what is happening at Saint Francis, this is your invitation to go to the Apple App Store for IOS devices, or Google Play for Android devices to download the myParish App and select Saint Francis Xavier, Mt. Washington, KY as your parish of choice. Our zip code 40047.