Tag: Jackson

The Easter Season Continues here at Our Lady of the Mountains

After yesterday’s graduation ceremony in Lander, we made our way over Togwotee Pass down into Jackson for an evening celebration of Confirmation. The flats coming into Jackson were full of elk and buffalo, while the Tetons were humbly veiled in heavy cloud cover.  No matter the weather, this is always a beautiful drive! I believe 44 students received the sacrament of Confirmation last night.  It was a full church!  Probably half of the class were from our Hispanic family, which certainly seems to keep growing in this part of the Church.  More and more, it […]

Eucharistic Marian Conference

I arrived in Jackson, Wyoming Friday afternoon to participate in this year’s return of the Eucharistic Marian Conference. Over 400 people gathered for a weekend of prayer, talks, catechesis for youth and young, fellowship and growing the faith.  The majority of people are from the Diocese of Cheyenne, but there are a number of visitors from other states as well. The conference began Friday evening with a rosary, talk, and a healing Mass.  Saturday morning, it resumed with morning prayer, several talks and Mass.  This morning, the conference continued with more prayer, talks, and concluded with […]

Praise the Creator

Today was another spectacular day enjoying the beauty of creation in Jackson. The day began with 8:00 Mass followed by an opportunity to visit with some of the parishioners. I then had one meeting, and the rest of the day to enjoy the beauty of creation. Before Mass, I got a glimpse of the excitement the whole day would hold. When I stepped out the door from my bedroom early this morning, I was greeted by a calf moose, no more than ten yards from me. Her mother was not far ahead.  I took some […]

Wyoming Travels

  Yesterday, March 10, I travelled from Holy Spirit parish in Rock Springs to St. Patrick in Diamonville and Kemerer to visit Fr. Randy & Msgr. Taylor.  Kemerer is nestled into a beautiful little valley northwest of Rock Springs about an hour and a half.   From there I travelled to Afton, Holy Family parish.  I had the benefit of the company of Fr. Joe Gedders, a Vincentian priest serving in the diocese as pastor of Our Lady of The Mountains in Jackson, as well as pastor of Holy Family in Afton.  The parish in Afton is […]

By Daniele Zedda • 18 February


By Daniele Zedda • 18 February

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