SATURDAY, April 14,

Acts 4:13-21; Mk. 16:9-15

     12 noon     Memorial Mass for Lee Suedkamp

Vigil Mass

     4:00 p.m.  Mark Michael

SUNDAY, April 15, Second Sunday of Easter: Divine Mercy Sunday

Acts 5:12-16; Rv. 1:9-11a, 12-13, 17-19; Jn. 20:19-31

      9:00 a.m.      St. Francis Xavier Society

                            Coffee & Donuts

    11:30 a.m.      St. Mary Parishioners Living & Deceased

                     (Baptisms Gearheart & Gilleran)

   12:30 – 4:00 Eucharistic Adoration

     7:00 p.m.  Bingo

MONDAY, April 16,

Acts 4:23-31; Jn. 3:1-8

  7:50 a.m.  Morning Chapel

   12:00 noon Andrezej & Katarnyze Lewkowicz

   12:30 p.m.   Confessions

     5:00 p.m.  Evening Prayer & Rosary

     7:00 p.m.  Anti-Bullying Parent Workshop @ gym

TUESDAY, April 17,

Acts 4:32-37; Jn. 3:7b-15

   12:00 noon.   Helen Kurguz

     5:00 p.m.  Evening Prayer & Rosary

     7:00 p.m.  Parenting Inclusion Meeting @ Atrium

WEDNESDAY, April 18,

Acts 5:17-26; Jn. 2:16-21

      8:30 a.m.      Mary Ann Meegan (All School Mass)

      12:00 noon.    Joann Wurdack

      2:00 p.m.       Early Dismissal

      5:30 p.m.       Home & School/School Advisory Board

     5:00 p.m.  Evening Prayer & Rosary

THURSDAY, April 19,

Acts 5:27-33; 3:31-36

     5:00 p.m.  Evening Prayer & Rosary

     6:00 p.m.   Adoration at Corpus Christi

     6:30 p.m.  Mass at Corpus Christi

FRIDAY, April 20,

Acts 5:34-42; Jn. 6:1-15

  7:50 a.m.  Morning Chapel

      12:00 noon.     Ruppersburg/Felder Family

     5:00 p.m.  Evening Prayer & Rosary

SATURDAY, April 21,

Acts 6:1-7; Jn. 6:16-21

     1:00 p.m.  Quickert/Theil Wedding

Vigil Mass

     3:00 to 3:30p.m.        Confessions

     4:00 p.m.  John H. Reis

SUNDAY, April 22, Third Sunday of Easter

Acts 5:27-32, 40b-41; Rv. 5:11-14; Jn. 21:1-19

      9:00 a.m.      St. Mary Parishioners Living & Deceased

                            Coffee & Donuts

    11:30 a.m.      Dorothy Brunney

     7:00 p.m.  Bingo


Please remember in your prayers all those who are sick or suffering, especially those homebound or in nursing homes.

Refresh them Lord, with your healing grace.

Nursing Home: Evelyn Spiert, Carrie Heigel

At Home: Charlie Campbell, Josephine Calabro, Frank Carrick, Fred Courtney, Marie Ebelberger, Sondra Fisher-Goodwin, Judy Hall, Henrietta Koch, Mary Ann Koch, Marie McGrath, Rita Redwood, Sophia Grace, Anna Czernik, Tim McManus, Mary Ann Prager, Larry Schwartz.


If you are admitted to a hospital St. Mary’s may not be notified. Please give us a call if you would like a visit. Due to privacy issues no one will be listed in the bulletin sick list unless the person themselves or an immediate family member requests it.

ECO (Electronic Contributions Option) Program is always open for new sign-ups. See the information at the rear of church or call the parish office. ECO –schedule: Weekly; April 15, 22, 29; Bi-weekly: April  22; Monthly April 1 or 15.

Volunteers to serve coffee & donuts between the 9:00 and 11:30 a.m. Masses are needed. Call Marge Smigelski at 871-8142 if you are available.

Daily Mass Schedule: Please note some minor changes in the schedule of daily Masses for next week. The noon Mass time rather than the 8:30 a.m. time will be more standard. The next school Mass is April 18that 8:30 a.m.



Come join us for

Mercy Sunday

April 15, 2007


St Mary’s

684 S. Third Street


Our celebration:

11:30 a.m. The Holy Sacrifice of the Mass

12:30 p.m. Exposition of The Blessed Sacrament

1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Confessions will be heard

2:30 p.m. The Holy Rosary

3:00 p.m. Chaplet of Divine Mercy

3:30 p.m. Vespers

4:00 p.m. Benediction


Oops! Flowers in memory of Rosemary Breitfeller Wilkes, Thomas J Tighe, Sr. and Family, Edythe A. and Miles E. Drake.


                  DATE          ALTAR SERVER                   LECTOR                       EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS                  

4:00 PM      April 21      M.Hayes,                             J.LaMotte,                     E.Holleran, M.Campbell,                      

                                    R. & C. Peruzzi                     T.Nierman                      D. & L. Mitchell                                          

9:00 AM      April 22      J.Cooper, T.Carter,                 R.Driscoll,                     G.Bowman, C.Goodall, S.Thibaut,

                                    M.Badurina                           K.Haytas                       E.Hoffman, J.Hadden, S.Martt                      

11:30 AM    April 22      M.Minner, M.Lovett,               J.Vogt,                          A.VanHorn, P.Kienle, B.Jones,     

                                    N.Mattox                               R.Randolph                   K.Hall, M.A.Metnes, D.Kise                        

Coffee & Donuts April 22nd – D. & M. Smigelski                            Pray for our men and women in uniform

High School Students you and our 7th and 8th graders are invited to two upcoming gatherings: On Sunday at 7:00 p.m. April 22nd in the Atrium the youth group will meet for quesadilla night and a presentation on BEING REAL.

Call 445-9668 to make reservations for an overnight retreat April 28th and 29th at St. Peter and Paul Retreat Center in Newark.

St. Mary School Notes…

·       Registration for the 2007-08 school year - grades PK through 8 is underway. If you would like an application or more information about St. Mary School please call the school office at 444-8994.

·       EdChoice Education Scholarship: Do you or someone you know have a child currently attending a school in the Columbus Public School system? Many of the district's schools are currently on the state's emergency watch list and thus students attending those schools are eligible to apply for an EdChoice Education Scholarship. Incoming kindergarteners are also eligible if their designated school is on the list. If received, an EdChoice Scholarship would provide up to $4,250 to attend Saint Mary Elementary School or $5,000 to attend any of the Catholic high schools in Columbus. The deadline for application is April 20th. If you would like more information regarding eligibility or the process on how to apply, please contact Brian Collins at 374-5894.

·       St. Mary Home & School Association will once again be holding its annual Spring Flower Sale. Order forms are available in the back of church; all orders due in by Thursday, April 26. Flowers will be delivered on Thursday, May 10.

·       St. Mary’s will host “Bully-Proofing Youth – Parent Edition Monday, April 16th from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in the school gym. Parents will learn what dynamics create bully and victim behaviors and how to help their children not become or remain a member of either group. The focus will be on practical things parents can do at home to support their children, including the technique of role playing exercises with kids, the goal being able to stop the cycle. Presenter: Jim Bisenius.

·       St Mary School Advisory Board (SAB) has one opening for a 3 year term that starts this May.  SAB meets monthly during the school year with Sr. Regina and Fr. Thomas and acts in an advisory capacity. Active parishioners who are interested in the school should email or call president Ruth Mullowney-Agra for more details or to nominate themselves call 445- 6814 or ( Parish wide elections will be held during Masses the weekend on April 28th and 29th.

St. Mary Library invites all parishioners to participate in our 14th annual Family Cake Decorating Contest, Thursday, April 16th as part of our Right to Read Week celebration. Our theme this year is based on the 1960’s: “Reading Power!” Families may bake and decorate a cake based on a book or a reading theme. Lots of prizes! Parishioners are also invited to view or purchase cakes on display during the school day, 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Family Reading Festival Friday, April 27, 6 – 8 p.m. in the school gym for preschoolers to 3rd grade. All welcome. Call the school library for more details at 443-2532.

St. Mary School Community Walk for Diabetes: Please join us in our walk thru Schiller Park and the German Village community Friday, April 20th from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m. We will begin and end at the school. We would like for any of our parents, Grandparents, and parishioners to join us in an effort to raise awareness for Diabetes and the importance of staying fit.


Please remember to honor your bingo commitment!

 “How do I make a return to the Lord for all he has done for me.”


OFFERTORY: OFFERTORY: 3/31-4/1    envelopes $5,809.00

                                                   loose change             1,570.79

                                                   19 ECO                     1,575.00

                                                                       Total    $8,954.79

Catholic Overseas Relief   $1.00

Holy Land                           $5.00

Easter Collection                                  envelopes       $6,858.00

                                                       Loose change      $3,694.40

                                                       25 ECO               $1,355.00

                                                       Total                    11,907.40

Holy Land                          $1,020.36


No Bingo April 8th  


Gala Dinner/Dance Ticket order form

Please send _________ tickets to the Gala for:




Find enclosed $                                     ($100.00 each)

GALA CHILD CARE MAY 20:  The parish will provide free child care in its pre-school building for parishioners who will be attending the Gala.  We are sorry that we cannot offer this service to the general public.  To register your children for the child care, fill out the form below and return it before May 10th.

Full Name of each child and age.

_______________                     ___________

__________________                      ________

Emergency Phone Number

_____________________ or                                 

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