THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH
SATURDAY, September 13,
1 Cor. 10: 14 – 22, Lk. 6: 43 – 49
3:00 p.m. Reconciliation
5:00 p.m. Evening Prayer & Rosary
TUESDAY, September 16,
12:00 noon Anna Czernik
THURSDAY, September 18,
1 Cor. 15: 1 – 11, Lk. 7: 36 – 50
6:00 p.m. Adoration at Corpus
6:30 p.m. Mass at Corpus Christi
FRIDAY, September 19,
12:00 noon Skip Russell
4:00 - 7:30 p.m. Spaghetti Dinner
SATURDAY, September 20,
1 Cor. 15: 35 – 37, 42 – 49, Lk. 8: 4 – 15
1:00 p.m. Saur / Liston wedding
3:00 p.m. Reconciliation
Refresh them Lord, with your healing grace
Nursing Home: Evelyn Spiert, Donna Whitacre
Bi-weekly: Sept. 8, 22 Monthly Sept. 1 & 15.
“How do I make a return to the Lord for all he has done for me.”?
It is not too late to join Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults. Meetings are held each Wednesday in the meeting room in the Burkley Center (located past the restrooms). The class is from 7:00-8:30pm. RCIA is a great opportunity to learn more about the Catholic faith.
R.C.I.C. - Rite of Christian Initiation of Children will meet each Sunday beginning September 28th starting at
10:00 a.m. in the school gymnasium. Each session will last approximately 1 hour. This program is for children who have not received the Sacraments of Baptism or First Communion. It is also for children who are not Catholic, but would like to be so.
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
The Sacrament of Penance will be celebrated here on Saturdays from 3:00 to 3:30 except for October 11th. The Sacrament will be celebrated on Mondays immediately after the noon mass except for October 13th.
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for September 20-21 (3rd Sunday of the Month)
TIME DATE ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS
4:00 PM Sept. 20 Johnny Lamotte John Lamotte Chris Hilles, Pat Morris, Lois Morris,
Vince Relli Tina Nierman Andrea Fannin, Jennifer Yannayon
9:00 AM Sept. 21 Angela Ruiz Rick Driscoll Frances Melton, Mary Ann Metnes, Sheila Naegale, Cecelia Reis,
Katie Murray Mary Kay Oris Mike Chambers, Carolyn Redwood, Bertha Hilsheimer, Megan Murray
11:30 AM Sept. 21 Corey Hall Jimmy Vogt Elizabeth Vogt, Vince Maite, Lori Maite,
Jillian & Rebecca Vogt Kathleen Haytas Mike Keebaugh, Maureen Keebaugh
COFFEE & DOUGHNUTS: September 21 – Dave & Marge Smigelski Pray for our men and women in uniform
It’s that time again !! Our annual 4-S golf outing is scheduled for September 21st at Foxfire Golf Club. Registration to play is $80.00 per person. All proceeds from the golf outing will benefit St. Mary School. For more information, visit www.stmaryschoolgv.com or pick up a brochure located at the back church.
Are you praying for guidance in the upcoming elections? There is a novena on line at www.faithfulcitizenship.org. It can be prayed privately or taken to your favorite prayer group or club meeting.
HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Father Thomas is trying to arrange a trip to King’s Island for Sunday, September 28 after the 9:00 mass. However, he needs to know now if you are interested. Since it involves transportation, the trip is open only to our own parishioners and alumni. Call 445 9668 and leave a message today.
Include your name and phone number and speak slowly, please.
IF YOU SUBSCRIBE TO A MONTHLY PUBLICATION….please consider ordering though QSP.com. St. Mary’s school will receive 40% of the sale price of each subscription. Our school code is 4250003387.
COME JOIN US
After the last mass this weekend, the Knights of Columbus will serve up a picnic in the front yard of school (or in the gym in case of rain). Bring your favorite side dish. The knights will provide hamburgers, hot dogs and pop.
PONTIFICAL COLLEGE JOSEPHINUM LECTURE SERIES 2008-2009 Building Spiritual Bridges to the Community lecture series! The series begins Wednesday, September 24, as Ralph McInerny, Ph.D., presents “Newman and Natural Theology” at 7:00 p.m. in the Jessing Center on the Josephinum campus. The event is free of charge and open to the public; reservations not required. Please call 614-985-2497 for more information.
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Join us at Gresso's at 7:30 p.m. on September 16th for “A Seminiarian, A Nun, A Priest, A Married Couple, and An Expert on Marriage walked into a Bar”... for answers to your questions about vocations by our expert panelists. Among the guests will be Sister Rita Jane, Fr. Jeff from the Vocations Office, and Stephanie Jenemann from the Marriage and Family Life Office.
The quarterly Jordon Conference session will be held on October 21, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. in the Atrium. Please contact the parish office at 445-9668 to confirm your attendance.
40 DAYS FOR
All are invited to take part in the ecumenical, national "40 Days for Life" effort from September 24 through November 2. It is 40 days of prayer and fasting for an end to abortion in America. Please consider volunteering to pray outside of "Complete Healthcare for Women", 5888 Cleveland Avenue for one or more hours during the 40 days, and spread the word to others about this important life-saving effort. Members of St. Mary’s parish will be praying outside the abortion mill on Cleveland, Ave. on Monday, October 6th. To sign up, please contact Jason Shanks in the Church office or visit http://www.40daysforlife.com/columbus or contact: Bill Zacharias (614) 860-9698 or Marie at email@example.com. The Diocese fully endorses this effort and is encouraging people to participate.
Apologetics Speaker Presentation on "The Church"
Monday, September 22nd at 7 p.m. Mr. Paul Pennino of St. Brendan will give a presentation on the differences between the Catholic view of One Holy Catholic Church and the Protestant view of 'a loose affiliation of like minded believers'. We are told that this presentation is sure to be insightful as well as entertaining! The Presentation will be held at Gresso's (upstairs), 961 S. High Street. Admission is
4-S CLUB LADIES AUXILIARY DINNER
When & where: Sunday, September 21st at 281 E. Whittier St.
Time: Noon to 3:00 p.m. – Cost: $7.00 per person
Menu: grilled ham steak, scalloped potatoes, green beans, cottage cheese, rolls & butter