At Home:, Frank Carrick, Judy Hall, Mary Ann Koch, Charles Walker, Ruth Neal, Dora Malyk, Rita McCreary, Fodah Kenneh, Reilly Gall, Ogbe Aideman, Jamie Messer
HOMEBOUND/NURSING HOME LIST
If you have a relative or friend that you would like to add to our prayer list please email or contact the parish office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 445-9668. We will be compiling our list for home visits by our seminarians in the next couple weeks. They will be visiting with and bringing communion to our homebound parishioners. If you have someone that should be included on this list please let us know.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
Ø Sept. 7th, 2011-12 RCIA cookout
Ø Sun., Sept. 18th at Foxfire Golf Club. The annual 4-S Club golf outing.
Watch the bulletin for further information regarding each of the above.
FIRST FRIDAYS FOR
As a people of faith dedicated to the life and dignity of the human person, we must work together as a society to promote the common good and combat what Pope Benedict XVI has consistently called the “scandal of
hunger.” See the flyers on the bulletin board at the rear of church for more information.
CHOIR PRACTICE TO RESUME
Choir practice for both the 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. choirs will resume this week (see weekly calendar).
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for Septerber 3-4, 2011 (1st 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. Jonathan Engle Don Smeltzer Marissa Campbell, Frances Melton, Rose Albert,
Tim Engle, Aaron Lopresti Ann Graf Miles Drake, open, open Tina Nierman
9:00 A.M. Nate Gain Annie Ruefle Jack Auer, Maria Disabato, Mike Gerlach
Augie & Charlie Collins Brian Collins Bonnie Jones, , open, open, open,open Pat Smith
11:30 A.M. Anthony Bartholomew Pat Dineen Sandy Brown, Linnan Duren, Pam Mortimer
Will Martello, Andy Price Mary Kelly David Nagle, open, open Sandy Brown
Collection counters for the 1st Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Carolyn Fenneman
Do not forsake the work of your hands!
EAST AFRICAN DROUGHT
The drought in East Africa, complicated by political
instability in Somalia, has led to desperate conditions for millions of
people. Your Church is responding
through Catholic Relief Services (
· Please pray for the people of East Africa.
· Donate to the East Africa Emergency Fund; checks payable to Catholic Relief Services can be sent to the Office for Social Concerns, 197 East Gay St., Columbus, OH 43215 – write “East African Fund” in the memo section
INTERESTED IN LEARNING CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH?
Join the Spanish Classes for adults forming at Christ the King Church in Bexley, and St. Michael’s Church in Worthington. Classes are once a week from 6:00-7:00pm (Beginners) and 7:15-8:15 (Intermediate). The courses will run from September 13th through December 21st. A course in the spring will be offered for those who wish to continue. For more information or to register before September 8th, please email Tim Madrid at ColumbusSpanishClass@gmail.com. ¡Cuìdate y nos vemos pronto!
GOOD SHEPHERD DINNER
The Pontifical College Josephinum welcomes you to its annual Good Shepherd Dinner. Enjoy an evening of celebration, visit with seminarians, and join the Josephinum community in honoring the Most Reverend Blase J. Cupich, former rector and current Bishop of Spokane. Long-time seminary supporters Mr. and Mrs. Alan and Ellyn Dekker of Saint Margaret of Cortona Parish and Mr. and Mrs. John and Sheila Reiner of Saint Brigid Parish will also be honored.
The Good Shepherd Dinner will be held September 29, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. Reservations are $125 per person or $875 for a table of 8 guests. Opportunities to place congratulatory advertisements in the evening’s program are also available. For more information about the event, to make a reservation or place an advertisement, please call Wendy Herrel at 614-985-2321.
ST. JOSEPH THE WORKER
CATHOLIC BUSINESS NETWORK…..will hold an open house on Thursday, September 22, 2011 at Gresso’s Bar 961 S High St. Columbus, OH at 5:30
p.m. Network with Columbus area Catholic professionals while enriching your
spiritual life at our open house event. Food and drinks provided.
Contact Doug Smith for more information or to RSVP call (614) 371-2595. RSVP encouraged but not required. Non-members are encouraged to attend .Visit www.columbuscatholicbusinessnetwork.com for more info.
19TH ANNUAL BREAKFAST WITH THE BISHOP
Join us on Friday, September 30, 2011, for the 19th Annual Breakfast with the Bishop. This year, David C. Bianconi, chairman of Progressive Medical, Inc., will join Bishop Fredrick F. Campbell in addressing business’ influence and moral responsibility to the community.
Breakfast with the Bishop will be held at the Hyatt Regency in the Regency ballroom and will be attended by more than 400 guests. For more information, or if you are interested in attending the breakfast, please contact Karen Washbush, director of Development and Marketing at email@example.com or 614-857-1236.
Beginning the week of September 5th the daily Mass schedule will be as follows:
v Monday – Father’s day off- no Mass scheduled.
v Tuesday and Thursday – 5:30 p.m.
v Wednesday – 8: 20 a.m. (School and Parish Mass).
v Friday – 7:00 a.m.
v First Friday, beginning on October 7th – there will be two Masses, one at 7:00 a.m. and one at 8:20 a.m. Adoration will begin immediately following the 8:20 Mass with Benediction scheduled for noon.
PROTECTING GOD’S CHILDREN
St. Mary School will host a Protecting God’s Children session on Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. in the school gymnasium. There will also be a finger printing vendor on site from 3:30 – 6:00 prior to the Protecting God’s Children session. If you are interested in volunteering at the school you are required to attend a Protecting God’s Children session and submit to a background check. For more information visit www.colsdioc.org and click the link Protecting God’s Children.