SATURDAY, April 3 – Holy Saturday

          8:30 p.m.     Easter Vigil

                                      Fred & Clara Michael



SUNDAY, April 4 – Resurrection of our Lord

       9:00 a.m.        Bea & Henry Thibaut  

                                      NO Coffee and Doughnuts 

      11:30 a.m.        Parishioners of St. Mary

          7:00 p.m.       NO Bing0



MONDAY, April 5        

    12:00 noon       Henrietta Koch 

                                      Confession following Mass



TUESDAY, April 6

       12:00 noon      Charlene Schultz

       6:00 p.m.           Choir practice (11:30 choir)




       12:00 noon    Debra Kingery  

        6:00 p.m.          Bible study-Specht Center

         7:00 p.m.        NO Choir practice (9:00 choir)

         7:00 p.m.        R.C.I.A.




        12:00 noon  Dwight Haughn



FRIDAY, April 9       

       12:00 noon    Charlene Schultz



SATURDAY, April 10

       3:00 p.m.           Confession

       4:00 p.m.        Agnes Carone

                                      Doerbecker baptism-after mass

       6:00 p.m.           Miller/Ballard wedding



SUNDAY, April 11 – Divine Mercy Sunday

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

                                      Coffee and Doughnuts 

      11:30 a.m.        Mike Gammell

          7:00 p.m.       Bing0




OFFERTORY – March 27-28, 2010

Offertory: $5,634.00

 ECO deposits: $235.00 (weekly)

Total offering: $5,869.00

Bingo receipts for March 28, 2010:  $3,029.00

Jackpot: $12,000.00!!

Come and play, have a good time and support St. Mary


Refresh them Lord, with your healing grace.

Please remember in your prayers:

Nursing Home:  Evelyn Spiert, Donna Whitacre, Wilma Rose, Maryann Neymeyer. Mary Kay Oris

At Home : Catherine Allen, Charlie Campbell, Josephine Calabro, Frank Carrick, Judy Hall, Mary Ann Koch, Mary Laubenthal, Tim McManus, Al Moeller, Mary Ann Prager, Larry Schwartz, Tyler Zust, James Johnson, Betty Friedlinghaus, Charles Walker, Paul Wingert, Virginia and Tim Deweese, Jake Sterpka,, Margaret Campbell, Evelyn Holleran, Ruth Neal, Elizabeth “Betty” Reiner, Julieann Miles

If you are admitted to a hospital St. Mary’s may not be notified. Please ask a family member to call us. 


RCIA – 2009 – 2010

The RCIA session this week will be devoted to a discussion about “The Vigil Experience, Stewardship, and Time, Talent & Treasure”.  RCIA sessions are held in the Atrium every Wed, at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome!



There will not be a Divine Mercy Service at St. Mary this year, if however, you want to attend a service at one of our other area parishes please see the options listed below.


Holy Family: Exposition at 12:30 p.m.

                         Blessing and Veneration at 1:45

                         Stations of the Cross at 2:15

                         Chaplet of Divine Mercy at 3:00

                         The rosary will be said and confessions will  be heard between 1:30 and 4:30

                         Benediction at 4:40 with Mass at 5:00


St. Catharine: Begins at 2:00 with Adoration at 2:05

                          Penance at 2:05

                          Rosary at 2:30

                          Stations at 3:00

                          Benediction at 3:30




LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for April 10-11, 2010 (2nd Sunday of the Month)

Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass


TIME                ALTAR SERVER         LECTOR                                        EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER                                                                                                              SACRISTAN

4:00 P.M.        Travis Marx                         Sherrie Hayes                       Lori and Dave Mitchell, Mariel Hayes,

                           Open                                       Casey Campbell                    Carol Rees, Evelyn Holleran, Don Smeltzer                                                                                          Amanda Walker

9:00 A.M.       Natasha Mattox                 Don Metnes                             Genny Bowman, Catherine Goodall, Shirley Thibaut, Eileen Hoffman,

                           Boi’ Suba Kenneh                Marge Smigelski                   Christa, Megan & Erin McKernan, Jennifer Yannayon                                                                    Ginny Holleran

11:30 A.M.      Vince Relli                            Mike Hicks                              Katie Lawler, Maria Martello, Janet Dawson    

                           Sam Agra, Corey Hall       Devin Russell                         Kyle Dawson, Pamela Makowski, Tina Hall                                                                                          Suzi Foster    


COFFEE & DOUGHNUTS: April 11 – Dave & Marge Smigelski                                Pray for our men and women in uniform


Collection counters for the 2nd Sunday of the month: Catherine Goodall and Frances Melton






St. Mary School Registration for the 2010-2011 school year for preschool and students in kindergarten thru 8th grade is currently open to all parents. Please contact the school office at 444-8994 for K-8 information; for information about preschool call 443.5307. Note, school offices will be closed for Easter break on April 2nd and will reopen on April 12th. 




The ladies of the Young at Heart group are planning a trip to the La Comedia dinner theatre in Springboro, OH on May 20th to see “Church Basement Ladies”. This outing is being arranged through the Dodge Recreation Center. The cost is $59.00 which includes; the bus fare, lunch and tickets to the play. Checks need to be made out to: Dodge Recreation Center, Church Basement Ladies. For more information contact Agnes at 443.4562.



The OTTERBEIN STUDENTS for LIFE…. are pleased to welcome Dr. Alveda King, niece of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., to their campus at 7 p.m. on Thurs., April 8, 2010. Dr. King, founder of King for America and director of African American outreach at Priests for Life, will give a talk entitled, “Keeping the Dream Alive,” in which she will discuss how the pro-life movement is a continuation of the civil rights movement. The event will be held at the Rike Center at Otterbein College, 180 Center St.,Westerville, and is free and open to the public. Baby supply donations (diapers, wipes, etc.) to the Otterbein Students for Life’s annual diaper drive for Pregnancy Decision Health Centers will be accepted at the talk. For more information, please email  




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YOUNG ADULT CONFERENCE                                                Register now for The Young Adult Conference hosted by the Diocese of Columbus for young adults and young professionals ages 18-39. This conference will be held on Sat. April 10th from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Christ the King Church. Cost is $30.00 per person, which includes lunch. For more information or to register now go to:


ST. MARY SCHOOL ADVISORY BOARD is accepting nominations for elected positions which expire this June. The SAB meets once a month to discuss issues associated with St. Mary Elementary. Elected members will serve a term of three years. If you are interested and would like to be on the ballot, please contact SAB President Nichole Robinson at 614-404-0639.The deadline for submissions is April 15.








1580 AM!

The Most Reverend Bishop Frederick Campbell will take questions LIVE on Tues., April 6th from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on St. Gabriel Catholic Radio 1580 AM!  The theme of the April program is the Bishop’s Annual Appeal. The Bishop's LIVE call-in program airs the first Tuesday of every month and his weekly reflections air from 4:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. the rest of the month. Streaming audio is also available at  Have a question for our Bishop? Email your question to or call 614-538-1580 on April 6th starting at 3:30pm. 



The quarterly Jordon Conference session for parents who wish to have a child baptized will be held on Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. in the atrium. Please contact the parish office at 445-9668 to confirm your attendance.





The Pontifical College Josephinum welcomes the general public to its Spring Open House on Saturday, April 10, 2010, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Explore the beautiful buildings, chapels, and grounds of the only pontifical seminary outside of Italy. Staff and seminarians will be on hand to offer tours of this majestic landmark, highlighting the extensive woodwork, stained glass, terrazzo floors, intricate brickwork, and sacred art. Rare books and manuscripts from the Josephinum library will be exhibited, and seminary memorabilia will be available for purchase. Admissions and parking are free. Tours will begin every half hour and are approximately 30 minutes in duration, followed by refreshments. Reservations welcome but not required. For more information or to make a reservation, please call the Josephinum at 614-885-5585.



Lloyd Furuta, St. Mary parishioner, is listed on the 3rd quarter honor and merit rolls for St. Charles Preparatory School. Congratulations, Lloyd.


The MARRIAGE & FAMILY LIFE OFFICE of the DIOCESE of COLUMUBS… will conduct their Natural Family Planning 2010 Spring Workshop on Tuesday evenings from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

(Couples should expect to attend all 5 sessions)

The dates are: April 27, May 11, May 25, June 15 and July 13. Sessions will be hosted by: SS. Simon and Jude Parish, West Columbus Deanery, 9350 High Free Pike, West Jefferson, OH 43162. Cost is $60 per couple. Financial assistance is available.


BISHOP HARTLEY…. will host the 9th Annual Kevin J. Mullin Memorial 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, April 18 2010  to benefit brain tumor research. Registration is $15 before April 18 and $20 the day of the event. Registration pamphlets are available in the Church vestibule. For more information call 740-756-7987 or e-mail

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