Father Illo

Father Illo asks prayers of exorcism Dec. 6
"All of us worship idols to some degree, but..."

In his sermon on Christ the King, yesterday, Sunday, Nov. 24, Father Joseph Illo, pastor of Star of the Sea parish in San Francisco, used stronger words than ever: “It is hard for me to say

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Father Illo asks prayers of exorcism Dec. 6
"All of us worship idols to some degree, but..."
2019-11-25T12:13:06-08:00

SF’s ‘vocations parish’ celebrates 125 years
Priests, nuns join Patrick Coffin at Star of the Sea

On Saturday, November 9, the feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica, San Francisco’s Star of the Sea Parish celebrated its 125th anniversary. The day was marked by a Mass celebrated by the pastor, Father Joseph Illo, concelebrated by

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SF’s ‘vocations parish’ celebrates 125 years
Priests, nuns join Patrick Coffin at Star of the Sea
2019-11-15T07:10:13-08:00

Would this transform a city?

On Saturday, May 9, San Francisco’s Star of the Sea Church hosted a “thank you” dinner for the parish’s “1% club”—those parishioners who had pledged or donated 1% of Star of the Sea’s Archbishop’s Annual Appeal

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Would this transform a city?2015-05-21T15:18:14-07:00

Solomonic Appointment by Archbishop Cordileone

On April 28, the Archdiocese of San Francisco announced new clergy appointments. The announcement included the news that Fr. Vito Perrone, of the Contemplatives of St. Joseph, will serve as the new Chaplain of Star of

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Solomonic Appointment by Archbishop Cordileone2019-01-07T11:04:52-08:00