Frances Grispino. Olivia Hawkins
CHOIR – PRACTICE SCHEDULE CHANGE
Effective immediately the choir will move their practice time from Wednesday at to Thursday at If you would like to be part of this special ministry please contact the parish office.
The RCIA topic of discussion this week will be “The Moral Life of the Christian/Social Justice/The Gift of Life”. 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. Please pray for all our Candidates and Catechumens as they journey through these last weeks of preparation leading up to the Easter Vigil.
BIBLE STUDY……will resume their regular Wednesday schedule this week.
The Irish-style band Switchback
will join the St. Mary 11:30 Mass Choir on
CATHOLIC CEMETERIES OF
Spring Clean Up - Beginning March 1
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
Jonathan Engle Don Smeltzer
Tim Engle, Aaron Lopresti Ann Graf Miles Drake, open Tina Nierman
Nate Gain Annie Ruefle Jack Auer, Mike Gerlach, Bonnie Jones, Stuart Sinn
Augie & Charlie Collins Brian Collins Michael Badurina, Stephanie Martt Pat Smith
Anthony Bartholomew open Sandy Brown, Linnan Duren
Andy Price, Sean Price open Pam Schaal, Jaci Elston, Sandy Brown
Collection counters for the 1st Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Carolyn Fenneman
SAVE THE DATE
· 2012 CATHOLIC MEN’S CONFERENCE
A Call to Action: Be a New Man in Christ
Saturday, March 3, 2012
Ohio State Expo Center, Lausche Building
For more information please visit www.columbuscatholicmen.com
You will find flyers for this conference in the back of Church.
IMPORTANT DATES DURING LENT
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:
March 2nd at St. Ladislas
March 16th at St. Mary
March 23rd at St. Ladislas
Ø Stations of the Cross at St. Leo will be held at every Thursday throughout Lent. The schedule is as follows: March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Ø Our South Side Community Penance Service will be held at St. Mary at on Sunday, March 11th.
1ST COMMUNION PREPARATION
The last session for Parental preparation for children that will
celebrate their 1st Communion on
for persons that may be interested in becoming a member of our Saint Vincent de
Paul Conference will be held following each Mass the weekend of
ANNOINTING of the SICK
Immediately following each of this weekend’s Masses Father Franks will administer the Anointing of the Sick to all those who wish to receive this Sacrament.
The 4-S CLUB….will have a fish fry each Friday of Lent beginning Feb. 24th. The hours are or until they run out. Cost is $11.00 for all you can eat fish plus 2 sides. Carry out is available, call 443.0524.
CATHOLIC TIMES – FEBRUARY CAMPAIGN
IT’S NOT TOO LATE!!! You can still sign-up for Catholic Times. For a minimum donation of only $17 (parish rate) you will receive the weekly news of what’s happening in the Catholic world. Use the envelope provided in your February packet, or simply write your name and “Catholic Times“ on a plain envelope, make your check payable to the parish, and drop it into the collection basket. As an evangelization tool, Bishop Campbell encourages all Catholic households in the diocese to receive and read our diocesan newspaper, the Catholic Times.
The first Friday in March is fast approaching and we are in need of volunteers to be present during the time the Blessed Sacrament is exposed. Please see the signup sheet on the bulletin board in the back of Church if you can spare an hour Friday morning, March 2nd. We will expose the Blessed Sacrament following the 8:20 a.m. Mass. Benediction will follow at .
2012 DIOCESAN YOUTH RALLY
The Youth Rally to be held on March 10-11 at St. Paul in Westerville is a 2-day celebration of high school Catholics with Bishop Campbell, 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.
NEWS FROM BISHOP READY
The Placement Exam for Bishop Ready in-coming
freshmen (current 8th graders) will be held on Saturday, March 3, from to .
The Scholarship Exam for in-coming freshmen will be given on two
Saturdays, March 10 and March 24, from ; students may choose which
Saturday they wish to take the exam. For
more information, please call