35th anniversary of Father Camacho’s ordination

Freeport Illinois-  ProLifeCorner.com- Update 8-3-2014-  On July 16 the churches of St. Joseph and St. Mary in Freeport, Il held a celebration for Fr. Camacho, who marked his 35th year of his priesthood.  Father Camacho has served a large area of our diocese as the Freeport Deanery Coordinator of Hispanic Ministry and resides at St. Mary’s rectory in Freeport.  We could see how highly respected and loved he is by the large number of people who attended the potluck dinner held at the Holy Family Community Center.  During the festivities, Father was presented with a new vestment that shows an image of Our Lady of Guadalupe, patroness of the Americas.  He was further honored by a group of young people, the Freeport Hispanic dancers, who performed. Continue reading