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If you are currently off-island and web-surfing, thank you for your interest in our parish and I hope to be of service to you.
I am proud and happy to be in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Parish because of its rich history, cultural diversity and its hospitable and welcoming people. As pastor, I have the humble privilege to lead this congregation in prayer, guide them in life’s journey, and provide for their spiritual welfare.
If you are looking for a “Church Home,” let me be the first to invite and welcome you to our parish. We are a small community of hard working, spirit-filled and motivated people who are eager to serve the Lord and his people.
So, please stop by and join us for any of our worship services. I look forward to seeing you. If you should need any information, please feel free to contact me.
The pastor of the Immaculate Heart of Mary parish in Toto was summoned to the Archdiocese of Agana Chancery Office on Wednesday to discuess why the church's donations in an annual campaign for fundraising were "not favorable." . . .MORE - By Shawn F. Raymundo, Pacific Daily News, June 11, 2015, Hagatna, Guam
Parishioners wanted to express their disappointment with the Archbishop for targeting another priest
GUAM - Another silent protest was held today in front of the Archdiocese of Agana Chancery Office. This time local Catholics gathered to demonstrate their disppointment with Archbishop Anthony Apuron for targeting yet another priest in the Church. . .
MORE - Pacific News Center, June 11, 2015, Hagatna Guam
Catholics Gather to Support Toto Priest
About 30 Catholic parishioners, most from the Immaculate Heart of Mary parish in Toto, gathered in pdeaceful prayer in front of the Archdiocese of Agana Chancery Office in Hagatna yesterday afternoon. A letter from the chancery office to Rev. Mike Crisostomo, pastor of the Toto church, indicated Crisostomo was to meet with Archbishop Anthony Apuron at 3 p.m. yesterday, which was also when the prayer service began. Parishioner John Taitano told the crowd gathered that the prayer service was for Crisostomo. . MORE - Marianas Variety, June 11, 2015, Hagatna, Guam
Toto Parishioners gather in support of Father Mike
Members of the Immaculate Heart of Mary parish in Toto gathered at the gates of the chancery before proceeding in a prayer walk through the grounds. According to the parish's finance council member John Taitano, Father Mike was called to meet with Archbishop Anthony Apuron after the parish contributed an "unfavorable amount" to the Archdiocesan Annual Appeal. . . MORE - By Jolene Toves, KUAM.COM, June 11, 2015, Hagatna, Guam
John Taitano with Patti Arroyo
Toto Parish members rally behind their pastor Father Mike Crisostomo as he is grilled by Archbishop Anthony Apuron for the underwhelming donations from his village. A protest is planned this afternoon at the Chancery. . . MORE - Pacific News Center, June 10, 2015, Hagatna, Guam
Tim Rohr with Phill Leon Guerrero
Toto Catholic Church parish members rally outside the chancery in support of their pastor, Father Mike Crisostomo, and to protest the lack of transparency and accountability of Archbishop Anthony Apuron . . . MORE - Pacific News Center, June 10, 2015, Hagatna, Guam
Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Toto Fiesta - June 13, 2015