Welcome Fr. Red to SJN

We are happy to announce that Fr. Payden “Red” Blevins will be our new Associate Pastor as of July 9. Fr. Red comes from St. Louis Catholic Church in Waco, TX where he served as Associate Pastor for 1.5 years. Prior to St. Louis, he served at San Jose Catholic Church in Austin.

Fr. Red grew up in Lafe, AR. He reports the population was 212 (counting the cows) and his high school graduating class was 50 students. Fr. Red entered the Holy Trinity Seminary at the University of Dallas after graduation and then attended graduate school at the University of St. Thomas in Houston. His parents (David and Angela) live in Paragould, AR and he has a younger sister, Katie. They recently returned from a 10-day family vacation to Rome. He loves the outdoors and enjoys camping and hiking. Fr. Red is very excited to start at SJN and looks forward to meeting everyone.

Fr. Red’s e-mail address will be and his phone number will be 512-328-3220, ext. 104.

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