Deaf

Deaf

Our Mission

Breaking the silence to share God’s Word with the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing.
Providing sign language interpreters to serve our Deaf and Hard of Hearing brothers and sisters in Christ.

WHO WE ARE?

  • We are a group of dedicated volunteer sign language interpreters acceppting the call to serve our Deaf and Hard of Hearing brothers and sisters in Christ.
  • Some of us are certified interpreters; others are students learning this beautiful way of communicating with our hands and hearts. 

WHAT DO WE DO?

  • Provide sign language interpretation for 9 a.m. Sunday mass
  • Interpretation services for parish activities and religious formation.
  • Meet weekly on Mondays to study Bible readings and music as well as improve our interpretation skills.
  • Offer wonderful opportunities to learn more about Catholic faith and share that with our Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community.

ACTIVITIES

     ∙ Lenten Mission Talks ∙ Ash Wednesday ∙ Easter Celebration ∙ Evangelization Retreats
     ∙ Christmas Posadas ∙ Religious Formation ∙ Bishop’s Inauguration Mass∙ St. Pius Annual Fiesta

Share

Sharing God’s Word with the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Serve

Interpretation for parish activities & religious formation

Opportunities

To learn and share Catholic faith with our brothers and sisters

Religious Formation

Baptism, First Holy Communion, Confirmation, Marriage Preparation, RCIA

How can they hear if there’s no one to preach to them? – Romans 10:14 

If you or another parish member needs sign language interpretation services, please the Church rectory at (915) 772-3226 or Mayda Nava Barnett at (915) 856-3541 to make arrangements no less than two weeks in advance.
Every effort will be made for coverage, but it’s contingent on interpreters availability.