First Communions are continuing to take place all across St. Peter Diocese. On May 19, 2013, St. Barbara Chaldean Catholic Church in Las Vegas celebrated First Communions at 11AM. His Excellency, Mar Sarhad Yawsip Jammo flew in from San Diego to attend. The 7 first communicants were priveleged enough to have lunch with their Bishop following the Mass.
St. Barbara Church is one of the more recently established parishes in St. Peter Diocese. Its pastor is Fr. Reemon Sarkis. For more information regarding St. Barbara Church, visit www.saint-barbara-church.org