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We invite you to send us your special prayer intention asking for the intercession of Father Joseph Walijewski. Your prayers will be kept in the chapel of Casa Hogar in Peru.
Born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on March 15, 1924, to Frank and Mary Walijewski, Father Joseph Walijewski – or Father Joe, as he was mostly known – learned the hard lessons of poverty through his own experiences growing up during the Great Depression. ...
His legacy, impact and mission spirit live on today. HiRead More
Tahira Cummings My first introduction to Father JosephRead More
It’s 6:15am and the smell of freshly baked bread waftRead More
On March 19th, friends and family from the Diocese of LRead More
Pope Francis visited Holy Cross Parish in Santa Cruz, BRead More
Scene at one of the several soup kitchens established bRead More
LURIN, Peru (CNS) — In 1975, Msgr. Joseph HirschRead More