SATURDAY, October 16

      3:00 p.m.          Confession

    4:00 p.m.       Rudolpho Durano 

       6:00 p.m.        Altiero/Scantland wedding


SUNDAY, October 17

       9:00 a.m.     Ruth Thompson 

                              Coffee and Doughnuts 

      11:30 a.m.     Naomi & Jude Fleshman 

                             (50th wedding anniversary)

        3:00 p.m.     Polish mass

         7:00 p.m.      Bing0


MONDAY, October 18

  12:00 noon      Marian Fontaine    

                             Confession following Mass

         7:00 p.m.         Marriage information - Atrium


TUESDAY, October 19

     9:45 a.m.      Yolan Yukovitz 

         5:30 p.m.        Elizabeth Reiner    

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


WEDNESDAY, October 20

 12:00 noon         John H. Reis  

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


THURSDAY, October 21

    5:30 p.m.       Evelyn Holleran     

     7:00 p.m.           RCIA in Atrium


FRIDAY, October 22

   12:00 noon      Charlene Schultz 

      6:00 p.m.          Christopher/Giannetti wedding


SATURDAY, October 23

      3:00 p.m.          Confession

    4:00 p.m.       Mary Jo McCarthy 

                             Oliver baptism – after mass


SUNDAY, October 24

       9:00 a.m.     Wilma Weilbacher 

                             Coffee and Doughnuts 

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

         7:00 p.m.       Bing0




OFFERTORY – October 9-10, 2010

Offertory: $4,713.00

 ECO deposits $235.00 (weekly)

Total offering: $4,948.00

Bingo receipts: October 10, 2010: $748.00

Jackpot: $2,000.00

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,

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, Ruth Neal, Julieann Miles, Maryann Neymeyer.  Mary Kay Oris, Father Thomas, Dora Malyk, Rita McCreary


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



Father Thomas’s active rehab has been successful; he will continue the recovery process with his family. He continues to express his appreciation for your prayers and all the cards. Until further notice please continue to forward your cards to the parish office. 



The topic of discussion for the Oct. 21st session will be The Trinity, presented by Deacon Michael Ross. Meetings are held each Thurs. at 7:00 p.m. in the Atrium.  All are welcome!



The quarterly Jordon Conference for parents who wish to have a child baptized will be held on Tues. Oct. 26th, at 7:00 p.m. in the atrium. Please contact the parish office at 445-9668 or email Ann at to confirm your attendance.



We have had a terrific response to our request for volunteers to help decorate the Sanctuary for Christmas and Easter, however we are still in need of a couple additional people to help out.  Please contact the parish office if you can spare a couple hours to help beautify the Sanctuary during these holy times of the year



Effective immediately, the daily mass celebrated on Wednesday will return to the 12:00 noon time slot beginning this Wednesday, Oct. 20th.

LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for October 23-24, 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                                       Mary Minerd, open, open                                                                            Ginny Holleran  

9:00 A.M.      Natasha Mattox                     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     Olivia DePassio                         Sandra Thompson, Tyler Lawler, Annie Minner                 Jacquelyn Carone             


COFFEE & DOUGHNUTS: October 24 – Cecilia & Michael Chambers                     Pray for our men and women in uniform


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




The COMING HOME NETWORK INTERNATIONAL…is hosting their 8th annual conference in Columbus, Ohio on October 22-24. The theme is How Firm a Foundation~Authority of the Sacred Scriptures. This is an event not to be missed, bringing together some of our nation’s leading Catholic speakers; among them Columbus’ own Msgr. Frank Lane and Bishop Frederick Campbell. Others on the list include Marcus Grodi and Dr. Scott and Kimberly Hahn.  For more information contact The Coming Home Network International at 800-664-5110. Information is also available on the following websites: or . Make October 22-24 a weekend given to God.



A Prayer of Reverence for Life from the Marriage and Family Life Office:

Lord and giver of all life, help us to value each person, created in love by you. In your mercy, guide and assist our efforts to promote the dignity and value of all human life, born and unborn. We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen.



Sat., October 23rd from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.  in the St. Mary school gymnasium. In honor of a former student, Lisa Dunn night is an annual event to raise funds for families in need of emergency financial support for items other than tuition. Bring your family out for a night of fun and support an important cause!! Tickets can be purchased for food and games at the door. Contact Nichole Robinson at 404-0639 for additional information.



St. Leo Church will host several choirs who will sing a variety of traditional, contemporary and ethnic songs to honor our Blessed Mother, St. Mary, on Sunday, October 17th at

6:30 p.m.  This array of music, while all Marian based, will feature many different instruments and songs familiar and new to us.  What better way to promote devotion to Mary and bring together various parishes and ethnic groups!  Bring your family and friends and enjoy an evening of great music.

Featuring the Choirs of: Saint Mary Church, German Village, including the St. Mary Handbell Choir, Saint James the Less, Seton Parish, Saint Thomas the Apostle Church, Holy Family Church, and the Catholic Polish Community

This beautiful presentation will be accompanied by meditations given by the Sisters of The Children of Mary – A very young order based in Newark, Ohio 





2010-2011 BIBLE STUDY

It is our goal to resume bible study no later than Oct. 27th and possibly as soon as next Wed., Oct. 20th. For those of you who have been a part of this study hour please contact the parish office for additional information. Please consider this an open invitation for those of you who have not participated in this special ministry. 




THE MARRIAGE AND FAMILY LIFE OFFICE’S booklet of prayers, rituals, ideas and activities for the Advent and Christmas seasons, Advent and Christmas Traditions: Keeping the Seasons Holy, is a valuable tool in making your celebration of these liturgical seasons more meaningful for you and your family. It is available for $5 (includes postage) by contacting the office at 614-241-2560 or emailing



Strengthen your relationship to withstand life's ups and downs by attending a Worldwide Marriage Encounter weekend. Upcoming weekends, both in Columbus, are November 5-7 and in the new year on February 18-20. For more information or to register, contact Paul & Marilou Clouse at 740-746-9003 or visit our website at



ü  St. Charles will hold its’ Annual Open House for all eight grade boys and their parents on November 7th  at 1:00 p.m. in the school’s Campus Theatre, at 2010 E. Broad Street. Afterward there will be an opportunity to speak with faculty members, coaches, students, alumni, and advisory board members. School and campus tours will be conducted and refreshments served.  Please call the school’s secretary, Laurie Berndt, at 614-252-6714 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. M-F if you have any questions.

ü  Bishop Hartley High School is hosting its Fall Open House on November 4th beginning at 7:00 p.m.  We extend a warm invitation to all 8th, 7th, and 6th grade students and families who are interested in a future at Bishop Hartley.  Tour the school and visit with the principal, academic department chairs, guidance counselors, activity moderators, and coaches. Please contact Jennifer Prout at 237-5421 ext 252 for additional information.



St Mary Boy Scout Pack 456 will sell popcorn after each of the masses next week, October 23- 24 outside of the church.  Think Butter- Carmel- Chocolate!  Buy Popcorn, place an order or make a donation to send scout popcorn to our troops. Thank You.



We are grateful for the 4-S Club Golf Outing committee for all their work this year on the "Par 5" outing. This past weekend the committee presented Sr. Regina with a check in the amount of $11,200.00 for tuition assistance. Thank you to everyone who supported this worthy cause. God bless you.



World Mission Sunday is scheduled for Sun, October 24th. Your contributions will support the work and witness of those who selflessly give to the p0or and suffering of the Developing World. Please use your preprinted envelope for your gift or mark you donation accordingly.



The Southside  Community Ministries Food Pantry extends their appreciation  for your generous donations this past weekend, which resulted in a total contribution of $1,635.00 toward serving the needs of others.

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