April 13 - 27, Bulletin
K OF C MEETING DATES: The next three monthly
meetings of the Knights of Columbus:
Sunday, April 13, 2014 2 p.m.
Sunday, May 8, 2014 2 p.m.
Sunday, June 15, 2014 2.p.m.
PARISH FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING: Thurs. May 8, 2014 after 7 pm
MARRIAGES FOR MARY - There is a sign-up sheet in the back of the
church for those who would like to go to the talk on Marriage -
The Divine Plan by Gerard and Rita McCarthy. Following the talk
there will be a desert served by candle-light. Please use the
sign-up sheet so we may know how much desert to have on hand for
the event. The event will take place on Sunday evening, April
27th at 7:00 pm.
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION: Confessions will be
available during Holy Week and on Divine Mercy Sunday at the
Tuesday, Apr. 15th 6:30 pm Holy Thursday, Apr. 17th 6:00 pm
Good Friday, Apr. 18th 2:00 pm Divine Mercy Sunday, Apr. 27th
3:00 to 3:45 pm
(Regular confession times will stay the same during the weekend
ARCHBISHOP'S PARISH APPEAL: The Archbishop's Parish Appeal is in
support of the many programs of the Archdiocese; such as: the
Spiritual development of our children; Youth Ministry;
Chaplaincy services; Counseling and Family Services. Please give
NEW COUNTERS: The parish is still looking for
some additional counters of the collection.
If you would like to volunteer for this ministry, contact the
parish office at 488-2525.
LENT AND GOING TO CONFESSION: - During the holy Season of Lent,
the parish faithful are encouraged to seek the Sacrament of
Reconciliation (Confession) before the arrival of Easter. Fr.
John will be available to hear confession at any time upon
request. Also, during the weekdays of Lent, confessions will be
available (at various times) in the church before the weekday
Mass. Parishioners are asked to check the confessional box to
see if the light is on first . . . this will confirm that the
priest is present in the confessional.
GRAND IN THE HAND: The April, 2014, tickets are now available
after the weekend Masses in the back of the Church or at the
Parish Office or by calling 488-2525.
AN EVENING WITH THE ARCHBISHOP - ANNUAL DINNER AND AUCTION:
May 21st, 2014 @ the Holiday Inn. Tickets now available! $200
each, with a tax receipt of $140. Contact Nancy Hickey at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 685-9904.
Actively seeking silent auction donations! All contributions
most welcome. Housewares, art, gift certificates, knitted,
crocheted or crafted goods, even re-gifts! Please drop off at
your parish office or the Archdiocesan offices at the Basilica.
Actively seeking desserts for dessert auction! It doesn’t have
to be fancy – although fancy works too. Please contact Maria
Goodridge at email@example.com. All proceeds from the
Archbishop’s annual dinner help fund social justice and pastoral
care programs of the Archdiocese.
for Christian Unity:
May all be
one as you are, Father, in me, and I in you; may they be one is
us; I in them and you in me, may they be completely one. Lord,
we who share in the sacraments of Christ ask you to renew the
gift of holiness in your Church. May all who glory in the name
of Christians come to serve you in the unity of faith. Amen.