Parishioners and guests at St. Alphonsus Parish in Maple Glen together celebrated the resurrection of Jesus Christ during the 10:15 a.m. Mass April 5, Easter Sunday. Bishop Timothy Senior was the main celebrant and homilist for the Mass, which was concelebrated by the parish pastor, Father Stephen Leva. (Photos by Sarah Webb)
Colleen Tabery and daughter Paige pray the Mass together on Easter Sunday morning.
Bishop Timothy Senior preaches the homily for Mass.
Bishop Timothy Senior offers the final blessing.
The parish choir and musicians lead the congregation in sacred music.
Jim Citro helps his grandson Benjamin find his place in the missalette.
Keith Holland attends Mass with his mom Rita.
Lector Judy Olshin proclaims a reading from sacred Scripture.
Cantor Mary Lou Lewcum leads the congregation in song.
Lector Julia Goplerud.
Father Stephen Leva, pastor of St. Alphonsus, proclaims the Gospel reading.
Bishop Timothy Senior preaches the homily.
Bisohp Timothy Senior, who serves St. Alphonsus Parish for weekend ministry, and Father Stephen Leva concelebrate the Liturgy of the Eucharist.
Sharon and John Dewald pray the World Meeting of Families prayer before Mass.
Timmy, Shannon, Bridget and Jenna Micklos.
Lectors Julia Goolerud and Judy Olshin, Father Stephen Leva and Bishop Timothy Senior process into the church at the start of Mass.
With standing room only in the church, brothers Connor and Griffin White take a seat on the floor to listen to Bishop Timothy Senior’s homily.
Bishop Timothy Senior sprinkles the people with holy water after they renew their baptismal vows.
The Hannan family after bringing up the offertory gifts.
John Mischler, an acolyte in the permanent diaconate formation program, incenses the congregation.