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
At Home: Charlie Campbell,Josephine Calabro, Frank Carrick, Fred Courtney, Anna Czernik, Marie
Ebelberger, Sondra Fisher-Goodwin, Julie Graham-Price, Judy Hall, Henrietta
Koch, Mary Ann Koch, Tim McManus, Mary Ann Prager, Frank Pulsinelli, Rita Redwood, 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.
Contributions Option) Program is always open for new sign-ups. See the
information at the rear of church or call the parish office. ECO
May 6, 13, 20, 27; Bi-weekly: May 6, 20; Monthly May 1 or 15.
Attention All Young
Mark your calendars for Tuesday May 8, 2007 from . Young adults from across the diocese are
meeting here at St. Mary’s rectory for a social,
and a presentation by Father Thomas on “Being Catholic in
the Workplace” with discussion and conversation after. This is a great
way to meet other young adults in our parish and diocese and a great way to
learn more about our faith. For more information and to RSVP contact
Jason Shanks at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 445-9668.
MONDAY CONFESSIONS…will be heard by Father Thomas whenever he celebrates mass on Monday. He will go
into the confessional at about and wait a few minutes to see if
anyone comes. He will not be here May 21. No Confessions …will be heard on May 26th.
OUR YOUTH GROUP…meets tonight (Sunday) at in the Atrium. All high
school students and 7th and 8th graders are welcome to
attend. Refreshments will be served. The next Jesus Jam is May 20th.
We can provide transportation to St. Agatha IF youths call in advance.
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION: Some young people of the parish will
be receiving First Holy Communion at the Mass on May 12th. If you
like to avoid crowds, you may wish to worship at one of the morning Masses that
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES May 12/13
12S.Regan, 1st Communion,B.Jones,
13M.DiSabato, A.Minner,D.Metnes,E.DiSabato, P.Kenneh,
13W.Martello,T.Martello,D.Martello, S.Brown, C.Rees,
The 2007 Bishop’s Annual
this weekend, May 5 & 6. All St. Mary’s parishioners were
sent a letter from Father Thomas regarding this appeal. Enclosed
with the letter was your pledge envelope. Please drop it in the collection or
mail it back to the parish as soon as you are able. If you did not receive your
letter please call the parish at 445-9668; there is a possibility that you may
not be registered!
ST. Mary’s 2007 target amount
for The Bishop’s Annual Appeal is $43,539.98. In order to reach our goal please
consider a gift of a sacrificial nature. Remember, any amount donated exceeding
our parish goal returns to the parish once the pledges are completely paid in
full. This has been a huge help to parish finances in recent years.
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: 4/28-29envelopes$5,031.00
St. Vincent de Paul$367.19Thank you!
Bingo deposit April 29th$2,002.00
Thank you to those who worked Bingo April 29th: Dick Hilsheimer, Leo Thurn,
Colleen Ruiz, Carolyn Regan, Lisa Lawler, Rich Ruiz, Kelly Mullins-Thornton,
John LaMotte, Sharyn Perry. Kitchen:
Sara Edmonson, Beverly Walker, Tracie Johnson.
Jubilee of Anniversaries 2007 will be held on Sunday,
June 24, 2007
at St. Matthew Church, 807 Havens Corners Rd., Gahanna at Married couples celebrating their
25th, 30th, 35th, 40th, 45th,
50th, 55th, 60th, Anniversary and every year
thereafter are encouraged to attend. Reservations for you and your guests are
necessary and must be received by Monday, June 11,
will be celebrated by Bishop Campbell and a reception in your honor will be
held following the Mass. Call the Marriage and Family Life Office at 241-2560
for reservation information.
Pianist Caroline Besana Salido Richardson, parishioner will present a faculty
recital at on Saturday, May 12, 2007,at the Battelle Fine Arts Center’s Riley
Auditorium. The concert is free and open to the public. Currently,
Dr. Salido Richardson serves as a Faculty Associate in Piano at OtterbeinCollege in Westerville, performs extensively as a
soloist and teaches piano at The Piano Arts Studio, her private studio, in
THERE IS NO BINGO MAY 20…so that our
faithful volunteers can attend the Gala. As a matter of fact, there may be no
more bingo at all if we do not get some more volunteers to donate about three
hours a month. Call 445-9668 to volunteer.
for the 2007-08 school year - grades PK through 8 is underway. If you would
like an application or more information about St.MarySchool
please call the school office at 444-8994.
SOME CLASSES ARE FULL…in our school for next year. Please call the school
if you have not yet completed your registration. We give priority of admission
to St. Mary’s parishioners.
lunch May 8th at reservations
are necessary. Call the school office for information.
Crowning, May 8th at .
Congratulations To…Mychelle Fazio who won two tickets to the May 20th Gala
Dinner/Dance Auction. Call 445 9668 to make your reservations
today. The evening starts at at the Hyatt Regency.
Hunger On Weekends…is a problem among some of the homeless in the area. If you are
approached for food money around the church, please tell them that the Faith
Mission serves three meals on Saturday and Sunday, and persons do not have to
be residents of the facility at 151 N. 5th.
Gala Child Care May
The parish will provide free child care in its pre-school building for parishioners,
and school families 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
Full name of each child and age.
Emergency Phone Number
Sisters Returning!! St. Leo and St. Mary Alumni…are invited to an informal dinner
in the gym after the Mass on May 19th.
About twenty sisters of the Joliet and Stella Niagara Franciscan communities
will be attending. Please make your reservations by returning the form
below by May 16th. I/we will be attending the Saturday dinner: