SATURDAY, April 17

       3:00 p.m.           Confession

       4:00 p.m.        Deceased of Gammell family

                                      Gambla baptism – during mass 


SUNDAY, April 18

       9:00 a.m.        Wilma Weilbacher         

                                      Coffee and Doughnuts 

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

                                      Farley baptism – after mass

       3:00 p.m.        Polish mass

          7:00 p.m.       Bing0


MONDAY, April 19      

    12:00 noon       World leaders

                                      Confession following Mass

         7:00 p.m.        Marriage information - Atrium      


TUESDAY, April 20

         9:45 a.m.       E. Belle Ledding

       12:00 noon             Mr. Mrs. Martin B. Russell 

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



     12:00 noon      Victims of natural disasters

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

         7:00 p.m.        Choir practice (9:00 choir)


THURSDAY, April 22

        12:00 noon  All nursing home residents 


FRIDAY, April 23    

       12:00 noon    Ruppersburg/Felder families 

          5:30 p.m.        Stout-Smith wedding – St. Leo


SATURDAY, April 24

       1:00 p.m.           Malana-Bialkowski wedding

       3:00 p.m.           Confession

      4:00 p.m.         Mary Jo McCarthy


SUNDAY, April 25

       9:00 a.m.        Mary Heimlich   

                                      Coffee and Doughnuts 

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

                                      Burroughs baptism – after mass

                                      McCann baptism – after mass

          7:00 p.m.       Bing0








OFFERTORY – April 10-11, 2010

Offertory: 5,426.00

 ECO deposits: $235.00 (weekly)

Total offering: $5,661.00

Bingo receipts for April 11, 2010: $1,758.00

Jackpot: $12,100.00!!

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 group will celebrate their reception into the church by gathering for a cookout on the rectory patio on April 21st at 6:30 p.m.

You can check out the photos from Easter Vigil on the St. Mary website,



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.



Become a fan on FaceBook at Vino et Veritas and check out our web page at



The school mass usually held at 9:45 a.m. on Wednesday will be celebrated this week on Tuesday at the same time.



Through your generous donations we collected $1,029.55 that will be directed for use in the Holy Land.



LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for April 24-25, 2010 (4th 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.        open                                        Lori Mitchell                           John Lamotte, Don Alexander, Rita Alexander

                           Juan Durano                        John Rees                                      Ann Martin, Russ Martin, Mary Minerd                        Evelyn Holleran      

9:00 A.M.       Nate Gain                             Mike Keebaugh                   Dave & Marge Smigelski, Ray & Terry Thomas, Michael Badurina                       

                          Dominic Mattox                    Maureen Keebaugh                   Frank & Mary Wickham, Stephanie Martt                             Jacquelyn Carone    

11:30 A.M.      Mary Weilbacher                Pam Mortimer                            Angie Stoller, Tommy Zervas, Ann Anderson

                        Katie Price, Morgan Dawson          open                                     Sandra Thompson, Tyler Lawler, Annie Minner             Jacquelyn Carone             


COFFEE & DOUGHNUTS: April 25 – Kathleen Haytas & Rosie Suclescy           Pray for our men and women in uniform


Collection counters for the 4th Sunday of the month: Rose and Don Hodgson





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.



Vino et Veritas: Wine and Truth meets the first Thursday of every month in the basement of Gresso’s starting at 7:00 p.m.  Mark your calendars for May 6th.  Fr. Sylvester will be the presenter.  We start with a wine tasting, followed by a presentation, and then we play, “Stump the Priest” where you can win a free dinner!  Bring your friends and join us for this fun evening. 


COLUMBUS DIOCESAN COUNCIL OF CATHOLIC WOMEN…invites you to join them in honoring the Year of the Priest at their annual DCCW Silent Retreat on April 23, 24 and 25, 2010 at St. Therese’s Retreat Center, 5277 E. Broad Street. The theme for the weekend will be “Dignity and Vocation of Women”. For more information contact the DCCW office at 228.8601, visit their website at or email


SUPPORT OUR SEMINARIANS…a spring sale of fine & costume jewelry priced below wholesale will be held on Thurs., April 29, from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Jessing Center at Josephinum.  All proceeds will benefit Seminarians at the Josephinum. Savings for you…a gift for our future priests!  Sponsored by: The Friends of the Josephinum. Questions: 614- 985-2234.







Weddings, Confirmations, Baptisms, holy moments are all around this season. Face Forward welcomes you to share those moments with us! For more details, visit or




Ø  St. Mary School annual FLOWER SALE sponsored by the Home & School Association is currently taking orders for its annual sale.  Order forms can be found in the back of church.  All orders are due by Friday, April 30th; flowers will be available for pick up on Friday, May 7th. Please see order forms for details.  Thank you for helping the school while making the world more beautiful.

Ø  St Mary Library invites all parishioners to participate in our 17th annual Family Cake Decorating Contest on Monday, May 3rd. Cakes may be decorated with either a reading/book theme, or connected to our current theme, "The Art of Reading." Cakes should be dropped off by 8:30 a.m. on the day of the contest.   Parishioners are invited to stop by on May 3rd to see all the amazing cakes; this year promises to have some real masterpieces!

Ø  Right to Read Week will climax with an art festival on Friday, May 7th beginning at 5:30 p.m.



Please keep in mind that the city of Columbus cleans Third St. , City Park and Mohawk once a month between April and October on the 2nd Tuesday (the west side) and the 2nd Wednesday (the east side). There is no parking permitted on these days during 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. They will tow your car! If you would like a printed schedule please contact the office or visit




v First communion will be held on Saturday, May 8th.

v German Village Valuables and Sidewalk Sale is scheduled for May 15th from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.




Catholic Social Services is in need of volunteers for the upcoming Spring Service Saturday scheduled for May 22nd from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Volunteers will help the elderly and most vulnerable within our community with home improvement projects. All volunteers will meet in the St. Mary school gymnasium at 8:30 a.m. Lunch will be provided at your work site. If you are unable to volunteer please consider making a tax deductable donation. To once again “Make a Difference” in someone’s life contact Jason Shanks at 445-9668 or email to

Watch the bulletin for further updates.



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