First Annual Blue Mass in Pascagoula Honors First Responders


by Mimi Bosarge, Our Mississippi Home

The first annual Blue Mass was recently held in to honor first responders.

The Mass, hosted by Resurrection Catholic Middle/High School (RCMHS) and Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church (OLV), was a way to show gratitude to the agencies that keep the community safe.

It was a collaborative effort between Father Adam Urbaniak (pastor of OLV), Krystal Sisson (RCMHS Principal), and Deputy Chief Joe Don Cunningham (Pascagoula Police Department) that made the Mass a reality. They decided that the most appropriate time to hold it was around 9/11, a day that has come to symbolize the sacrifices made by first responders. 

“This is something much needed in this day and age because there is a lot of negative attention in the media about law enforcement and other first…

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