At Home:, Frank Carrick, Judy Hall, Mary Ann Koch, Charles Walker, Ruth Neal, Dora Malyk, Rita McCreary, Fodah Kenneh, Reilly Gall, Ogbe Aideman
The topic of this week’s RCIA session is “Bible Basics”. The presenter will be Andrew Pasternack. If you know anyone that is interested in learning about the Catholic faith; has been away from the church; has not been confirmed; or if you would like to be a sponsor for someone this year, then the Rite of Christian Initiation (RCIA) is for you. All are welcome.
New Translations of the Roman Missal: We will continue our discussion of the new translations this weekend. If you are interested, plan on joining us in the Burkley Center Atrium at 10:15 a.m. or immediately following the 9:00 Mass as we expand our understanding of the different Mass parts that are changing. Deacon Roger Minner will lead this discussion.
Changes to the Mass will begin with the 1st Sunday of Advent, Nov. 27, 2011.
SERVICE SATURDAY: Catholic Social Services’ Service Saturday will be October 22, 2011. There are three ways to help: volunteer to assist older and disabled Franklin County residents with various home projects; send a donation for the day to purchase supplies; submit the name of an older adult (60+ yrs) or disabled person who is in need of small home repair or yard work, etc. Call Tara Cox at 614-857-1238 to help.
LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for October 8-9, 2011 (2nd 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. Travis Marx Sherrie Hayes Lori and Dave Mitchell, Carol Rees,
Michael Hatem, open Casey Campbell Don Smeltzer, John Tagnesi, open Amanda Walker
9:00 A.M. Anthony Metnes Don Metnes Shirley Thibaut, Jennifer Yannayon, Eileen Hoffman
Matthew Eyerman, Michael Gain Marge Smigelski Christa, Megan & Erin McKernan, Chris Thibaut, open Ginny Holleran
11:30 A.M. Vince Relli Mike Hicks Katie Lawler, Maria Martello, Tina Hall
Sam Agra, Corey Hall Devin Russell Pamela Makowski, open, open Suzi Foster
Collection counters for the 2nd Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Carolyn Fenneman
CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD PSR PROGRAM… will be open to all children ages 3 1/2 (child must be 3 by January 1, 2011) through high school who need religious formation. Our program year will begin with a new child orientation on October 2, 2011 and sessions for children who have previously attended on October 9th. Sessions will run from 9:00-10:30 a.m. each Sunday. Registrations forms are available in the parish office. Deadline for registration is Sunday September 25, 2011. If you have questions or concerns please contact Pattie Jones in the Office of Religious Formation 614-443-2828 ext. 203 or at 614-506-6812.
In order to better foster dedication to consecrated religious life among women of the Diocese of Columbus, Bishop Campbell will once again host the annual Marian Dinner. This year, the dinner is scheduled for 6:00 p.m., Oct. 11, 2011 at St. Andrew Church’s Bryce Eck Activity Center. Youth and campus ministers in the Diocese of Columbus are invited to attend by bringing one or more young women to this event. To join us for the evening, simply contact Ruth Ann Eramo at the Chancery Office (614-224-2251 or firstname.lastname@example.org) to have your and your guests’ names added to the list of those attending (so that our office will be able to order the correct number of meals).
The Diocese of Columbus’ annual Family Rosary Day will be held at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, October 16th at Christ the King Church, 2777 E. Livingston Ave. Bishop Frederick F. Campbell will be the celebrant, and Fr. Joshua Wagner, pastor of St. Dominic and Holy Rosary/St. John parishes as well as spiritual director of the Legion of Mary, will be the homilist. All are welcome to come as we worship our Lord and pray to Mary, the Mother of God, for her special intercession for the needs of God’s people.
Boy Scout Pack 456, hosted by St Mary Church as part of their youth ministry program is having their annual popcorn sale. Over 70% of monies raised goes to local scouting. Look for the sale on the front lawn of the rectory after masses the weekend of October 15-16, 2011. If you have a boy, age 5-13, who may have an interest in scouting stop by to learn more about The Boy Scouts.
BABY BOTTLE CAMPAIGN
‘Life Matters’ is the theme of Pregnancy Decision Health Centers as they help women choose alternatives to abortion. You can help them care for the women in the community by filling a baby bottle with your spare change. Pick up a baby bottle at the back of the church next weekend, Oct. 8-9, and return it to the back of the church by end of October. Every time you place change in the baby bottle, pause to pray for the dear souls who walk into the offices of PDHC.
ST. PAUL’S OUTREACH 7TH ANNUAL BENEFIT BANQUET
Want to help form the next generation of Catholics?
Support EVANGLIZATION on college campuses by attending the Saint Paul’s
Outreach 7th Annual Benefit
Banquet, held Saturday, October 22nd at The Ohio
Union. We will hear from college students working as
66TH ANNUAL DCCW CONVENTION
Women of the diocese are invited to the 66th Annual Convention of the Columbus Diocesan Council of Catholic Women on Saturday, October 22nd from 8:00 a.m. to
3:00 p.m., at Immaculate Conception Church, 414 E North Broadway. Registration fee is $30. For more details, call 614-228-8601 or download a brochure/registration form: www.colsdioc.org/Offices/DiocesanCouncilofCatholicWomen
OCTOBER JORDAN CONFERENCE
The quarterly Jordon Conference for parents who wish to have a child baptized will be held on Tues. October 25, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. in the atrium. Please contact the parish office at 445-9668 or email Ann at email@example.com to confirm your attendance.
Ø Thank you to everyone who came out to support our school library by attending the annual spaghetti dinner. Fun was had by all and the evening was a great success, in fact, it was the most successful spaghetti dinner we have ever had.
Ø Mark your calendar for October 29th and bring your family out for a night of fun at the annual Lisa Dunn Halloween Night. Festivities begin at 5:00 p.m. in the school gymnasium. Food, games, raffles and prizes await you!! For additional information contact Talya Horton at 614-260-6788 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
FIRST FRIDAY REMINDER
October 7th will be our 1st First Friday Mass celebrated at the new Mass times. Mass will be offered both at 7:00 a.m. and at 8:20 a.m. The 8:20 a.m. Mass will be a parish and school mass.