Frances Grispino. Olivia Hawkins, Francis Bobo, Joanne Elgin,
Betty Albert, Ben Weilbacher, Mary Sailor
HOMECOMING FESTIVAL NEWS
Our 2012 Homecoming festival was a great success despite the brief rain showers we experienced this past weekend. A good time was had by all.
The Saturday Mass was overflowing with friends and alumni that return each year to celebrate with us.
The Grand Raffle winners for this year’s festival are:
· Keith Russell of Gahanna-grand raffle
· Katherine Condo-2nd place
A big thank you to all of those that worked so tirelessly to make this event successful. Special thanks to John LaMotte, who again headed this committee.
CHOIR PRACTIVE RESUMES
Both the and choirs will resume weekly practice sessions beginning the first week of September.
Ø The choir will practice each Wednesday beginning Sept. 5th at
Ø The choir will practice eachTuesday beginning Sept. 4th at
If you are interested in joining either of these groups please contact Bianca De Maria or Amanada Walker (their contact information can be found on the front of your bulletin). All are welcome.
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
Juan Durano Lori Mitchelll John Lamotte, Don Alexander
Evan Armstrong, Ivra Bass John Rees Rita Alexander Mary Minerd Ginny Holleran
Natasha Mattox Mike Keebaugh Dave & Marge Smigelski, Ray & Terry Thomas
Dominic Mattox, Trinity Mattox Maureen Keebaugh Cecelia Reis, Mike Chambers Jacquelyn Carone
Mary Weilbacher Pam Schaal Angie Stoller, Ann Anderson
Price, Travis Tilley Olivia DePassio Sandra
Collection counters for the 4th Sunday of the month: Phil and Joann Hall
2012-2013 RCIA INTRODUCTORY COOK OUT…… is set for Wednesday, August 29th @ The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
will kick off the year in front of the
BREAKFAST with the BISHOP
Catholic Social Services’ 20th annual Breakfast with the
Bishop will be held on
Bishop Campbell will share his thoughts on religion in today’s society. Joining the Bishop will be Paul Pfeifer, senior associate justice of the Supreme Court of Ohio, who will share some reflections on this topic from a judicial perspective.
We encourage all parishioners to join the Bishop for breakfast and learn more about the impact you are helping Catholic Social Services make on our communities.
Individual tickets are available for $40 each. To inquire about purchasing tickets or event sponsorship, please contact Merry Ralston at 614-857-1254 or email@example.com.
Believe it or not, but a new school year is right around the corner. The school year will kick off with the staff attending Mass on August 22nd. The day will include an ice cream social beginning at where parents and parishioners can meet the teaching staff, office staff and principal; it will wind up with the new parent meeting at
The first day of school is Aug. 27th.
As we prepare for another school year please keep in your prayers our St. Mary school staff and administration along with the children that we will welcome back.
What a gift prayer is! It is the real treasure of our soul, our being able to give to God the worship of perfect adoration.
REMINDER: ROBERT R. DOLDER SR.
Club invites you to participate in our 2012 annual golf outing to support the
only Catholic school on the south side of
FOR THE WEE
Parents, if your little ones become restless during Mass the Atrium will be open for your convenience during the Sunday and Masses.
CATHOLIC RADIO-HIGH SCHOOL COVERAGE
Are you ready for some football? St. Gabriel
Catholic Radio AM 820 begins Friday high school football coverage on August
24th. Starting at listen to coaches and players talk about the night's games during
the Preview Show with Doug Lessells and Ryan
Baker. Schools represented include the Columbus Catholic League schools,
Fisher Catholic, Marion Catholic, and Newark Catholic. At tune-in to the featured
ODE TO JOY BRINGS NEIGHBORHOODS TOGETHER
Don't forget to join us September 8-9 for the German Village Society's official Columbus Bicentennial events.
Saturday, September 8:
- Schiller statue illumination ceremony. The free program includes a concert by the Harmony Project community chorus, a reading of "The Ode to Joy" by Director of Actors' Theatre John Kuhn, lighting of the statue, and the playing of the final movement from Beethoven's 9th Symphony over a glockenspiel installed in the St. Mary's Church bell tower for this week-end.
Sunday, September 9:
Noon-1:30 p.m. - Bring a picnic or buy from food trucks.
- - Experience
living history vignettes on a variety of topics related to
- Enter the pie-baking contest and scavenger hunt.
- Join the "family photo" around the Schiller statue.
- Dessert for the day is an ice cream social (with Jeni’s ice cream). Everything on Sunday is free.
CONVERSATION ON PARISH
Thursday, September 27, 2012-
"Evangelization, Year of Faith and Our Parish Life”
Join us! This
Please contact us at614-443-8893 or firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your seat. Light refreshments will be served.