Frances Grispino. Olivia Hawkins, Francis Bobo, Joanne Elgin, Catherine Goodall, Betty Albert, Ben Weilbacher
BAPTISMS FOR JULY
Sunday, July 22-celebrated after Mass
Ø Bowe family: son, Evan
2012 HOMECOMING FESTIVAL
Mark your calendar and save the dates of August 10th and 11th for the annual St. Mary homecoming festival.
This past week we mailed raffle tickets to St. Mary alumni; this was accomplished due to the volunteer efforts of Lin & Johann Duran; Leslie and Mary Weilbacher. Raffle tickets for parishioners will be available next weekend.
JULY 4TH - PARISH OFFICE CLOSED
The parish office will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. Regular hours will resume on Thursday, July 5th. On behalf of Father Franks and the parish staff we wish you a safe and enjoyable 4th of July.
This is just a reminder that you can select to make your monthly, weekly or bi-weekly contribution to the Church electronically. You can sign up for this option at any time throughout the year.
quarterly Jordon Conference for parents who wish to have a child baptized will
be held on
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
Travis Marx Sherrie Hayes Lori and Dave Mitchell
Michael Hatem, Jacob Vance Joe Giannetti Carol Rees, Don Smeltzer Amanda Walker
Anthony Metnes Don Metnes Shirley Thibaut, Jennifer Yannayon, Eileen Hoffman
Matthew Eyerman, Michael Gain Marge Smigelski Christa McKernan, Chris Thibaut, Marianne Metnes Ginny Holleran
Vince Relli Mike Hicks Tina Hall, Maria Martello
Sam Agra, Emily Relli Devin Russell Pamela Makowski, Ryan Ratliff Suzi Foster
Collection counters for the 2nd Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Carolyn Fenneman
Make the leap from "good" to "great" at Worldwide Marriage Encounter weekend! The next central Ohio Marriage Encounter weekends are July
20-22 and September 21-23. For more information or to register, contact Paul & Marilou Clouse at 740-746-9003 or visit our website at www.wwmecolumbus.org
The upgrades to our playground
are progressing on schedule due to the hard work of many volunteers, especially
the Michel and
YEAR END HIGH SCHOOL UPDATE
ü News from Bishop Ready
Academic Awards and Honors: at the school’s Underclassmen Awards Ceremony, William Perry, Class of 2013, received a Christ Child Society of Columbus Scholarship, a Dom Ghiloni Scholarship, and the St. Michael’s College Scholarship and Service Book Award. Olivia DePassio, Class of 2014, received a Christ Child Society of Columbus Scholarship.
Honor Roll: For the 4th quarter of the 2011-12 academic year, the following students earned Honor Roll status: Anthony Bartholomew, Class of 2014, earned First Honors; Olivia DePassio, Class of 2014, earned Second Honors; Maria Martello, Class of 2012, William Perry, Class of 2013, and Sarah Nierman, Class of 2014, earned a place on the Distinction List.
Sports: William Martello, Class of 2014, placed fifth in Sectionals/Wrestling and was a District Alternate.
Theatre: Maria Martello, in the role of Eulalie
Mackecknie Shinn, helped to bring
ü News from Bishop Hartley
Hawks basketball camp. All girls
entering grades 4-9 for the 2012-13 school year are
invited to register for the 2012 Lady Hawks Basketball Camp. The camp
will be held Monday-Thursday, July 23th-26th from in the Dick Geyer Gymnasium at
A PRAYER FOR OUR NATION
God our Father, Giver of life, we entrust the United
States of America
to Your loving care.
You are the rock on which this nation was founded.
You alone are the true source of our cherished rights to
life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
Reclaim this land for Your glory and dwell among Your
Send Your Spirit to touch the hearts of our nation´s
leaders. Open their minds to the great worth of human life and the responsibilities that accompany human freedom.
Remind Your people that true happiness is rooted in
seeking and doing Your will.
Through the intercession of Mary Immaculate, Patroness of our land, grant us the courage to reject the "culture of death."
We ask this through Christ Our Lord. Amen