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 Anointing of the Sick.
The presenter this week will be Mike Keebaugh. SPECIAL ATTENTION TO THE LOCATION: This
week only the meeting will be held Thurs. at in the upper Room at Gresso's Pub & Grill,
CATHOLIC CEMETARY NOTICE
Spring Clean Up: beginning
March 1st at
Thank you to all new and returning readers of the Catholic Times. Contact the parish office if you missed the special collection and learn how to sign-up for the upcoming year for a minimum donation of only $17.00 (parish rate). As an evangelization tool, Bishop Campbell encourages all Catholic households in the diocese to receive and read our diocesan newspaper, the Catholic Times.
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for February 26-27. 2011 (4th Sunday of the Month)
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
Evan Armstrong Lori Mitchell John Lamotte, Don Alexander, Rita Alexander,
Juan Durano John Rees Mary Minerd, Sean Sauer, open Ginny Holleran
Natasha Mattox Mike Keebaugh Dave & Marge Smigelski, Ray & Terry Thomas, Michael Badurina
Dominic Mattox Maureen Keebaugh Frank & Mary Wickham, Stephanie Martt Jacquelyn Carone
Mary Weilbacher Pam Mortimer Angie Stoller, Tommy Zervas, Ann Anderson
Katie Price, Morgan Dawson Olivia DePassio Sandra Thompson, Tyler Lawler, Annie Minner Jacquelyn Carone
Collection counters for the 4th Sunday of the month: Phil and Joann Hall
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.
Stations of the Cross will be held each Friday at during Lent on a rotating basis beginning
Ø Join us for a preview of Gala Silent Auction items! Stop by the Atrium after Mass this weekend 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 on an item!
Ø Time is running out to buy your Gala ticket - and now you can use PayPal! Buy your ticket from the parish office or go online to www.stmarygv.com and pay using the PayPal link. Mastercard and Visa accepted.
Ø Win a $5,000 tuition scholarship to any school! For just $20, you have a chance to win a $5,000 tuition scholarship to ANY school - preschool, elementary school, high school or college - towards a designated tuition bill for the 2011-2012 school year or deposited directly into a college savings account. Out-of-state schools too! Buy your tickets from the parish office or at Coffee & Donuts this Sunday. The winning ticket will be pulled at the Gala on Feb. 26.
COLLEGE DAY at the JOSEPHINUM
Attention young men who are high school juniors and seniors! Are you out and about visiting colleges this month? Are you making plans for your future? Consider your choices! Come to the Pontifical College Josephinum this Monday, February 21st from 9:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. and spend the day with us! You will be amazed by the splendor, friendship and fraternity that is inside our doors. Considering your choices for the future means considering ALL your choices. We have an action packed day planned that will include a campus tour, discussions, meals, prayer time with the college seminarians, attendance at classes, and time for recreation too! There is no charge for College Day. Our festivities begin at 9:30 a.m. and go until 7:00 p.m. More information here:
LENTEN AND EASTER TRADITIONS
The Marriage and Family Life Office has revised and expanded their booklet of prayers, rituals, ideas and activities for the Lent 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. Inquire about quantity prices for parish group activities.
A CELEBRATION of LIFE
St. Ladislas Parish invites you to join them for a celebration of life on Sunday, March 6th at 4:00 p.m. at the parish. There will be contemporary Christian praise and worship led by the band, Rod & Staff. Bring your family and friends, and in addition to the music and worship you can celebrate Father Rod’s birthday. Refreshments to follow.
A silent retreat sponsored by the Catholic Laywomen’s Retreat League will be held the weekend of March 11-13, 2011 at St. Therese’s Retreat Center. It is open to all Catholic women in the Diocese. Father John Stattmiller will present “Let’s Talk About Our Faith”. Registration deadline is March 4th. For additional information contact Sharon Gehrlich at 614-882-1946.
2011 DIRECTORY….should deliver no later than Feb. 28th. Please contact the office if you do not receive a copy.