THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH
Choir practice ( choir)
WEDNESDAY, June 2
FRIDAY, June 4 – FIRST FRIDAY
At Home : Catherine Allen, Charlie Campbell, Josephine Calabro, Frank Carrick, Judy Hall, Mary Ann Koch, Tim McManus, Al Moeller, Mary Ann Prager, Larry Schwartz, Tyler Zust, James Johnson, Betty Friedlinghaus, Charles Walker, Paul Wingert, Jake Sterpka,, Margaret Campbell, Evelyn Holleran, Ruth Neal, Julieann Miles, Maryann Neymeyer. Monica and Jean, Mary Kay Oris
CATHOLIC CEMETARY SCHEDULE
Catholic Cemeteries Memorial Day weekend
office hours are as follow: Saturday May 29, ; Sunday May 30, and Monday May 31, Memorial Day
Masses will be celebrated at at
SENIOR CITIZENS DAY CELEBRATION
The 33rd annual diocesan Senior Citizens day will be held on June 9th at Seton Parish in Pickerington. Bishop Campbell will celebrate mass at with lunch to follow. See notice on bulletin board or contact the Office of Social Concerns at 614-241-2540.
The first Sunday of June, the 6th, has been designated by the diocese as a special collection weekend for Catholic Home Missions. Please use your preprinted envelopes or mark your donation accordingly so your gift may be applied accurately.
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
Jonathan Engle Don
Tim Engle Ann Graf open, open, open Tina Nierman
Nate Gain Annie Ruefle Jack Auer, Christina Badurina, Maria Disabato, Mike Gerlach
Augie & Charlie Collins Brian Collins Bonnie Jones, Amanada Breitfeller, open, open Pat Smith
Anthony Bartholomew Pat Dineen Sandy Brown, Linnan Duren, Pam Mortimer
Will Martello, Andy Price Mary Kelly David Martello , open, open Sandy Brown
Collection counters for the 1st Sunday of the month: Rose and Don Hodgson
ATTENTION ALL MARRIED COUPLES CELEBRATING their 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th, 45th, 50th, 55th, 60th ANNIVERSARY AND EVERY YEAR THEREAFTER: Jubilee of Anniversaries 2010 will be held on Sunday, June 27 at St. Cecilia Church, 434 Norton Road, Columbus, at 3:00 p.m. The occasion includes a Mass celebrated by Bishop Frederick F. Campbell and a reception in your honor. Registration forms are available from the parish or you may call the Marriage and Family Life Office at 614/241-2560 or print them online from www.FamilyLife.colsdioc.org. Reservations for you and guests are necessary and must be received by Friday, June 18, 2010.
YEAR OF THE PRIEST BREAKFAST
Last summer, Pope Benedict XVI declared a “Year of the Priest”,
which will come to an end this June. We are going to have a Year of the
Priest Breakfast on
“LIVING WITH BENEDICT” RETREAT
The Benedictine Monks of St. Andrew Abbey
ATTENTION YOUNG ADULTS
Vino et Veritas: Wine and Truth meets the first Thursday of every month in the basement of Gresso’s starting at Mark your calendars for June 3rd, Fr. Thomas 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.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU!!!
St. Ladislas School Class Reunion
will be held on
(937) 437-8759, Carol '60 or Mary '62 Krecsmar at
SERVICE SATURDAY UPDATE
Thank you to all those who participated in “Service Saturday” this past weekend sponsored by St. Mary’s and Catholic Social Services. Over 50 people from across the diocese came and volunteered. Projects ranged from pulling bushes, to stripping and painting doors, to restoring a kitchen floor. Those served included the elderly under the poverty line. We are especially grateful for the participation from our local Knights of Columbus and to St. Mary’s staff who donated their own hours and time to the event. The next “Service Saturday” is schedule for October 16th, please mark your calendars.
BELLS OF ST. MARY’S
Please make sure to make a contribution to our Bells of St. Mary’s
Campaign in conjunction with the Bishops Annual Appeal. We met our BAA
goal. Money now contributed stays right here at St. Mary’s! You can
see that work has begun on interior Church restoration. We are in the
process of restoring the stairs to as close to their historical look as
possible. We will be replacing carpet in the back of Church, and restoring the
base platforms under the side altars. The goal is to get new carpet in
the sanctuary and restore platform areas that are currently carpeted.
With your help and donations we can accomplish these goals. Other projects
needed are sidewalk repair in front of Church and painting of the
Believe it or not, another school year is winding down. We will be saying good bye to twenty eight (28) 8th graders next week. Important dates for the last week of school are:
June 2nd – Baccalaureate @ ; 8th grade honors assembly @ ; 8th grade graduation @ There will be Kindergarten graduation and an honors assembly for grades 1 -7 at on June 3rd. The last day of school will be June 4th. We extend our prayers and best wishes to our 8th graders and our hopes for a safe and fun filled summer to all of our children.
The parish office will be closed on Monday, May 31st, Memorial Day. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday. Let us each one take a moment to remember those who have served this nation in the past and today.
LITURGICAL MINISTERS NEEDED
If you are interested in serving the church as a lector or an extraordinary minister please contact the parish office at 445-9668 or email firstname.lastname@example.org . Deacon Roger Minner will provide you with the guidelines and the proper procedures for assisting in this special ministry.