THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH
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, Maryann Neymeyer. Mary Kay Oris,
Father Thomas, Dora Malyk, Rita
Kristy Yosick, Don Alexander, Fodah Kenneh
The RCIA session this week will continue reviewing the Sacraments with special emphasis on Confirmation. The presenters will be seminarian students from the Pontifical College Josephinum Apostolic Works Program, Stephen Smith and Tony Davis. Meetings are held each Thurs. at in the Atrium. All are welcome!
Just a reminder to all that you can schedule your contribution to St. Mary via electronic deposit. Please contact the parish office if you are interested in scheduling your donation on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis.
Join us for a preview of Gala Silent Auction items! Stop by the Atrium after Mass on Feb. 19 & 20 to check out many of the wonderful items available at the Gala & Silent Auction. Even if you are unable to attend the Gala, you can still make a bid!
Have you bought your tickets to the Gala? Time is running out!
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for February 12-13. 2011 (3rd Sunday of the Month)
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
Tripp Ryan John Lamotte Chris Hilles, Pat Morris, Lois Morris,
Charlie Collins Rick
Edie Collins Mary Kay Oris Mike Chambers, Carolyn Redwood, Bertha Hilsheimer, open Frances Melton
Delaney Dawson Jimmy Vogt
Rebecca & Jillian Vogt Kathleen Haytas Stuart Sinn, Kim Anderson, Open Frances Melton
Collection counters for the 3rd Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Betty Contosta
COULD YOU USE AN EXTRA $5,000 TO PAY FOR TUITION?... For just $20, you have a chance to win a $5,000 tuition scholarship to ANY school for preschool, elementary school, high school or college tuition for the 2011-2012 school year or deposited directly into a college savings account. Buy your tickets from the parish office, online at www.stmarygv.com, or at Coffee & Donuts every Sunday through Feb. 20. The winning ticket will be pulled at the Gala on Feb. 26.
CATHOLIC CEMETARY NOTICE
Clean Up: beginning March 1st at
Mark your calendar for the following events:
Ø St. Mary basketball tournament will be held the weekends of March 4-5 and March 11-12
Ø The annual Daughters of Erin Irish breakfast is set for March 13th.
Ø The Catholic Women’s conference will be held on Feb. 26th. You can pick up brochures at the back of the church.
Ø The Catholic Men’s conference follows a week later on March 5th.
of the Cross will be held each Friday at during Lent on a rotating basis beginning
THE MARRIAGE AND FAMILY LIFE OFFICE….has revised and expanded their booklet of prayers, rituals, ideas and activities for the Lenten and Easter seasons. “Lenten and Easter Traditions: Keeping the Seasons Holy” is a valuable tool in making the celebration of these liturgical seasons more meaningful. This booklet contains suggestions to bring the family together in sharing the sacredness of the liturgical seasons of Lent through Pentecost, and provides historical and theological explanations, as well. It is available by contacting the office at 614/241-2560 or emailing FLOMailbox@colsdioc.org . The price is $5.00 a copy, which includes the cost of postage.
LIVING with BENEDICT
The Benedictine Monks of St. Andrew Abbey in Cleveland invite men between the ages of 18-45 who are interested in learning more about monastic live to participate in the “Living with Benedict” weekend which will take place the weekend of February 25-27, 2011. Contact Fr. Gerard at 216-721-5300, ext. 210 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
For a Catholic perspective, the Catholic Times weekly newspaper features insightful and informative news from around our diocese, our country, and the world. Subscribe today or renew your current subscription of the Catholic Times for another year, by placing your preprinted Catholic Times envelope with a minimum donation of only $17.00 (parish rate) into the regular Mass collection. This donation helps the parish to provide Catholic Times to you and many of our parishioners. Checks should be made payable to St. Mary. If you are on “electronic” donation, you can still receive Catholic Times – simply place your donation in an envelope marked “Catholic Times” with your name and drop it in the Sunday collection basket during February. As an evangelization tool, Bishop Campbell encourages every Catholic household to receive the Catholic Times. Sign-up TODAY!
ST. JOSEPH THE WORKER BUSINESS
are 20% off
through March 2011. Also, please save the date March 13 for mass at the Josephinum
with the seminarians before they get out for Easter break. Brunch will follow
mass. The cost is $7. This is a members-only event to celebrate
AREA HIGH SCHOOL NEWS
placement exam for in-coming freshmen at Bishop Ready will be held on Sat.,
Mar. 5th beginning at 8:45 a.m.; scholarship exams will be held on
Sat. Mar. 12 and 19, beginning at 9 a.m. All exams are held at the school. For
more information, please call
Bishop Hartley….the following students from St. Mary were named to the 2nd Quarter Honor Roll: Frances Collins, Paula Dunlap, Amanda Hilsheimer, Zachary Johnson, Alec
Kaple, Aliyah McConahay, Anne Minner, Emily Monds. Students at Hartley must achieve a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale in order to be named to the Honor Roll.
The Bishop Hartley Drama Department Presents Hairspray on February 24, 25 and 26 at Tickets are $10 at the door to the Dick Geyer Gymnasium located on the BHHS campus.