THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH
SATURDAY, May 3,
1 Cor. 15: 1-8, Jn. 14: 6-14
Arnold & Rita Plageman …
SUNDAY, May 4, ASCENSION OF THE LORD
Acts 1: 1-11, Eph. 1: 17-23, Mt. 28: 16-20
Father Patterson …
Coffee and Doughnuts
Parishioners of St. Mary …
David Vatter …
THURSDAY, May 8,
Rosalyn Brake …
FRIDAY, May 9,
Virginia Baker …
Evening Prayer & Rosary
SATURDAY, May 10,
Acts 28: 16-20, 30-31,Jn. 21: 20-25
Lee Seudkamp …
6:00 p.m. Starr/Wheeler wedding
SUNDAY, May 11, PENTECOST
Acts 2: 1-11, 1 Cor. 12: 3b-7, 12-13, Jn. 20: 19-23
Parishioners of St. Mary …
Coffee and Doughnuts
Cecelia Phillips …
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, Donna Whitacre
At Home: Catherine Allen, Charlie Campbell, Josephine Calabro, Frank Carrick, Anna Czernik, Judy Hall, Henrietta Koch, Mary Ann Koch, Mary Laubenthal, Tim McManus, Al Moeller, Mary Ann Prager, Frank Pulsinelli, Larry Schwartz, Tyler Zust, Rita Ann McCreary
DAILY MASS CHANGE REMINDER: The mass will NOT be celebrated on May 5th. It will be moved to May 8th. This is due to diocesan events.
YOUTH GROUP NEWS: Plan to come with the Parish youth to a showing of the film “The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian.” The group will go to the showing on Sunday, May 18th. The group is open to St. Mary high school students and 7th and 8th graders in our school. Contact Father Thomas at 445-9668 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
CAN YOU HELP?
On Monday, May 5, we will be preparing a special mailing from to in the parish office building near the elevator. Please stop in if you can volunteer some part of that time to stuff envelopes.
MASS OF COMFORT
Bethesda Healing Ministry invites
all those who grieve the death before birth of their child/children to a time
of remembering and healing on
Where: Heimat Haus, 4555
Contact your class representative or Heimat Haus @ 875-6005. Cost is $15.00 per person, due by
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for May 3-4 (2nd Sunday of the Month)
DATE ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS
May 10 A. Price, M. Hayes, D. Smeltzer D. & L. Mitchell, F. Melton, D. Alexander
K. Lawler S. Hayes C. Rees
11 M. Badurina, C.
Collins R. Helon G.
Bowman, C. Goodall,
T. Carter J. Kenneh P. Kenneh, C. McKernan, M. McKernan, E. McKernan
T. Zervas L. Bonner T. Lawler, S. Perry, S. Thompson
Coffee & Donuts May 11: Knights of
Items needed for the
Offices at St. Joseph, Resurrection, and Holy Cross Cemeteries will be open on Sundays, May 4, 11, and 18 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Family Service Advisors will be available to assist families with pre-need arrangements and answer questions.
Are you interested in learning more about the Catholic faith? The Rite of Christian Initiation (R.C.I.A) might be for you! If you are looking to become Catholic, be confirmed or need a refresher, then consider joining us starting in August. For more information and to sign up call or email Jason Shanks in the parish offices at email@example.com or 445-8668.
31st annual senior citizen day on Tuesday, May 20, 2008 at St. Andrew Catholic
Church, 1899 McCoy Road, Columbus. Bishop Campbell will celebrate Mass at 10:30
a.m. Lunch will be served following
THE BELLS OF ST. MARY’S BAA CAMPAIGN
This year, our Bishop’s Annual Appeal goal is $48,000. Everything pledged above that amount is returned to St. Mary’s. We are asking for a three year pledge to provide some tuition assistance to needy students in our school and to restore our historic parish structures. Parishioners will say a few words after communion at the masses of May 17 and 18. If you could not come to one of the information receptions, a packet will be mailed to you.
SCHOOL BOARD ELECTIONS
The St. Mary School Advisory Board is accepting
nominations for two elected parishioner positions which expire this June. The
SAB meets once a month, and a term is three years. If you are interested and
would like to be on the ballot, please contact SAB President Tom Martello at
279-9440, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for submissions is
Anyone that would like to volunteer to serve coffee and doughnuts between the and Mass is asked to contact Marge Smigelski at 871-8142. It only requires a commitment of one Sunday every couple months but new help would really be appreciated.
Are you looking for a fun
way to learn more about your Catholic faith and meet people who share it? Join
us for Theology and a Pub at the Columbus Maennerchor, 966 So. High
RITE OF ORDINATION
With Praise and Thanksgiving to Almighty God the Roman Catholic Diocese of Columbus requests the honor of your presence at the Ordination of Stanley (Stash) Lisska Daily, David Anthony Schalk, and Victor Ray Wesolowski to the Sacred Priesthood of our Lord Jesus Christ.
EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS NEEDED
Please consider sharing in this ministry. The need is greatest for the Saturday Mass and the Sunday Mass. Please contact Roger Minner at 444-1265 or Jason Shanks at 445-9668.
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: May 5,12,19,26
Bi-weekly: May 12, 26 Monthly May 1, 15.
Please remember to honor your bingo commitment!