The RCIA topic of discussion this week will be “Lent”. The presenter will be Mike Keebaugh. If you are interested in learning more about your Catholic faith please plan to attend any or all of these sessions. All are welcome.
WELCOME FATHER PAUL NOBLE…..Diocesan Director for Vocations, who will join us for all the Masses the weekend of February 18th. Father Noble will speak about the vocation to the priesthood. The work of promoting priestly and religious vocations is the responsibility of all in the Church. We are all invited to join him in this vital ministry of the Church.
CHARISMATIC MASS at ST MARY
St. Mary will host a Charismatic Mass on
Wednesday, February 29, 2012 beginning with a Rosary at 6:00 p.m., praise and
worship at 6:30 p.m. followed by Mass at 7:30 p.m.
Father Franks will celebrate this
LITURGICAL MINISTER – CHANGES
Effective immediately we are reducing the number of
stations for Holy Communion at each
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
DeCarlo Benito John Lamotte Chris Hilles, Pat Morris,
Abigail Gishchel, Corey Hall Tina Nierman Lois Morris, Andrea Fannin Tina Nierman
Charlie Collins Rick Driscoll
Edie Collins, Lulu Collins Mary Kay Oris Bertha Hilsheimer, Frank & Mary Wickham Frances Melton
Rebecca Vogt Jimmy Vogt Mike and Maureen Keebaugh,
Jillian Vogt, Ben Weilbacher Kathleen Haytas Kim Anderson,
Collection counters for the 3rd Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Betty Contosta
SAVE THE DATE
· 2012 CATHOLIC WOMEN’S CONFERENCE
"Clothed with strength and dignity, becoming a worthy woman of God" (Proverbs 31: 10-31)
February 25, 2012
Ohio State Expo Center, Lausche Building
For more information please visit
· 2012 CATHOLIC MEN’S CONFERENCE
A Call to Action: Be a New Man in Christ
Saturday, March 3, 2012
State Expo Center, Lausche Building
For more information please visit www.columbuscatholicmen.com
You will find flyers for both of these conferences in the back of Church.
CATHOLIC TIMES – FEBRUARY CAMPAIGN
For a Catholic perspective, the Catholic Times weekly newspaper features insightful and informative news from around our diocese, our country, and the world. Sign up TODAY for, or continue receiving the Catholic Times for another year, by placing your Catholic Times envelope with a minimum donation of only $17 (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” and your Name and drop it into the Sunday collection basket during February. As an evangelization tool, Bishop Campbell encourages every Catholic household to receive the Catholic Times. Sign-up TODAY!
JOSEPHINUM’S 7TH ANNUAL IRISH FEST IS FEBRUARY 25…..The Pontifical College Josephinum welcomes you to its seventh annual Irish Fest on Feb. 25, 2012, from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. The event celebrating Irish culture and heritage will be preceded by Mass at
in the seminary’s main chapel, followed by an evening of traditional Irish music, food and dance. 100% of the proceeds assist seminarians with medical bills, books and office supplies, computers, and travel home for family emergencies.Tickets may be purchased at the door and are $20 for adults and $5 for youth age 11-16. Children under 11 are free. Pre-sale tickets ($15 adults; $5 youth age 11-16) may be purchased until on Friday, February 24. Call 614-885-5585 to purchase tickets by phone via credit card, or visit the main lobby of the Josephinum on weekdays Parking is free.
2012 DIOCESAN YOUTH RALLY- MARCH 10-11
The Youth Rally is a 2-day celebration of high school Catholics
with Bishop Cambell, keynote presentations,
workshops, Mass, music, prayer, and meeting other Catholic friends from all
around the Diocese of Columbus. This year's featured keynote is Fr. Steve Ryan,
S.D.B., who is the Director of Youth Ministry for the Salesians
of Don Bosco. This event will be held at
If you have questions about the 2012 Youth Rally, please contact Sean Robinson at 614-241-2565 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MARK YOU CALENDARS
Ø Stations of the Cross at St. Mary, St. Ladislas and Corpus Christi will be held at every Friday evening throughout Lent. The schedule is as follows:
February 24th at St. Mary
March 2nd at St. Ladislas
March 9th at
March 16th at St. Mary
March 23rd at St. Ladislas
March 30th at
Ø Stations of the Cross at St. Leo will be held at every Thursday throughout Lent. The schedule is as follows: February 23rd,
March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Ø Our South Side Community Penance Service will be held at St. Mary at on Sunday, March 11th.
Please keep in my mind that you may sign up for electronic contributions any time throughout the year. Please contact the parish office or pick up the form from the table at the rear of Church.