THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH
6:00 p.m. Choir practice (11:30 choir)
WEDNESDAY, December 16
9:45 p.m. School mass
6:00 p.m. Adoration at Corpus Christi
6:30 p.m. Mass at Corpus Christi
FRIDAY, December 18
12:00 noon Felder-Rupperburg families
At Home : Catherine Allen, Charlie Campbell, Josephine Calabro, Frank Carrick, Judy Hall, Henrietta Koch, Mary Ann Koch, Mary Laubenthal, Tim McManus, Al Moeller, Mary Ann Prager, Larry Schwartz, Tyler Zust, James Johnson, Betty Friedlinghaus, Charles Walker, Paul Wingert, Marian Fontaine, Virginia and Tim Deweese, Jake Sterpka, Brian Burson, Margaret Campbell
RCIA – 2009 – 2010
The topic for this week is “The Sacrament of Baptism” presented by Deacon Roger Minner. RCIA sessions are held in the Atrium every Wed, at 7:00 p.m. Sessions are open t0 anyone interested in learning more about your faith. All are welcome!
SCHEDULE CHANGE -CONFESSION
Father will not be here for confessions on Monday,
Dec. 14th following the noon mass.
ADVENT PENANCE SERVICE
The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be held at St. Mary on Sunday, Dec. 20th at 2:00 p.m.
CHRISTMAS MASS SCHEDULE
Dec. 24th, Christmas Eve: 4:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., and Midnight.
Dec. 25th, Christmas Day: 10:00 a.m.
CHRISTMAS LITURGICAL MINISTERS NEEDED
Lectors, altar servers and extraordinary Eucharistic ministers are needed for the Christmas Masses scheduled for Dec. 24th and 25th. Please sign up on the sheets located at the back of the church under the pictures of Pope Benedict and Bishop Campbell.
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for Dec. 19-20, 2009 (3rd Sunday of the Month)
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
4:00 PM Open John Lamotte Chris Hilles, Pat Morris, Lois Morris,
Open Tina Nierman Andrea Fannin, Open, Open Tina Nierman
9:00 AM Charlie& Edie Collins Rick Driscoll Frances Melton, Marianne Metnes, Sheila Naegale, Cecelia Reis,
Dominic Maddox Mary Kay Oris Mike Chambers, Carolyn Redwood, Bertha Hilsheimer, open Francis Melton
11:30 AM Delaney Dawson Jimmy Vogt Elizabeth Vogt, Mike and Maureen Keebaugh,
Rebecca & Jillian Vogt Kathleen Haytas Open, Open, Open Francis Melton
COFFEE & DOUGHNUTS: Dec. 20 –Knights of Columbus Pray for our men and women in uniform
Collection counters for the 3rd Sunday of the month: Betty Contosta and Evelyn Holleran
DATES TO REMEMBER
Ø February 27, 2010: Columbus Catholic Women’s Conference at the Ohio Expo Center-Lausche Building.
The MARRIAGE and FAMILY
Nominations are being accepted for the 2010 Columbus Diocese Catholic Man of the Year. Bishop Frederick Campbell will present the award. Please nominate men in the Diocese who you believe would serve as an inspiration and would strengthen all Catholic men to continue living their vocation of holiness. Nominees must be laymen, who, through their daily actions, words, and prayers, exemplify the “good and faithful servant.” For nomination details, email Chad Wilson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mariel Hayes has earned 1st quarter Honor
Roll status at
11th ANNUAL PRAYER VIGIL
Sunday, Dec. 13th, at Capital Care Women’s Center, 4818 Indianola Ave. or Planned Parenthood, 3255 E. Main St. or Complete Health Care for Women, 5888 Cleveland Ave.
Take a new look at intimacy by enrolling in an Natural Family Planning workshop, offered through the Marriage and Family Life Office and hosted by St. Paul the Apostle Parish, Westerville. The five-session workshop begins Wednesday evening, January 13, 2010, 7 - 9 pm, and continues on January 27, February 10, March 10, and April 14. The registration is only $60 per couple and includes all instructional materials; financial assistance is available. For more information or to register for the workshop, contact the Marriage and Family Life Office at (614)241-2560 or FLOMailbox@colsdioc.org
PARISHONERS IN GRADES 6 THROUGH 12
Come join the youth group in a trip to the zoo on Sunday, December 20th. We will leave here at 5:00 p.m. on a school bus; visit the zoo and zoo lights for a couple of hours; and then return here to eat pizza. A reservation for this event is required, call Father Thomas at 580.0421. There is no cost unless you make a reservation and then don’t show up.
ANNOINTING OF THE SICK
The sacrament of anointing will take place here after all the masses next week on the 19th and 20th of December.