Frances Grispino. Olivia Hawkins, Francis Bobo, Joanne Elgin,
Betty Albert, Ben Weilbacher, Mary Sailor, Heidi Wooley,
The topic of this week’s RCIA session is “The Trinity”. The presenter will be Deacon Michael Ross. 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. For more information please contact RCIA Directors Mike or Maureen Keebaugh. Contact Mike @ 614-323-6715 or email@example.com . Contact Maureen @ 614-323-7293 or firstname.lastname@example.org
BAPTISMS FOR OCTOBER
Saturday, October 6-celebrated during Mass
Ø Omiatek family-daughter, Regan
Until further notice the choir will suspend their Wednesday evening practices. Watch your bulletin for future updates.
Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction will follow the Mass on Friday, October 5th. Adoration will continue until
The quarterly Jordon Conference for parents who wish to have a child baptized will be held on Mon. Oct.22, 2012 at in the Atrium. Please contact the parish office at 445-9668 or email Ann at email@example.com to confirm your attendance.
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
Tim Engle Don Smeltzer Rose Albert, Miles Drake
Aaron Lopresti, open Ann Graf Ginny Hensley, open open
Nate Gain open Jack Auer, Mike Gerlach, Bonnie Jones, Stuart Sinn
Augie & Charlie Collins Brian Collins Michael Badurina, Stephanie Martt Pat Smith
Anthony Bartholomew Kim Anderson 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
SEPTEMBER 26 TO NOVEMBER 4 – 40 DAYS
The Greater Columbus community will be uniting with hundreds of
cities from all 50 states in the 40 Days for Life campaign. Faithful believers
are praying that this effort will mark the beginning of the end of abortion in
Participants are asked to volunteer for one-hour shifts
and sign a statement of peace. For more information,
SOCIAL SERVICE-SERVICE SATURDAY….Join with
Volunteer: Join us
No time to volunteer? That’s okay! Help by providing a
donation to assist us with purchasing supplies for the day of service. Send your contributions to: Catholic Social Services Attn:
· Identify a person in need: Do you know of an older adult (60+ yrs. of age) or disabled individual who lives in Franklin County and needs help with a small home repair or special project? We want to help! We are limited to 30 worksites, so please don’t delay!
Please contact Tara Cox at 614-857-1238 or firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information: name, address including zip code, phone number, & project idea. Please make sure you discuss your proposal with the individual before making the referral.
October is Respect Life Month
October is Respect Life Month and
· St. Mary Library is looking to collect old NECKTIES for a project with Middle School students. If there are old, ugly, unworn, outdated ties lurking in your closest, we'd love to have them! Please drop off ties to the school or parish office before October 5th. Many thanks!
COMING EVENTS-MARK YOUR CALENDAR
annual Columbus Diocesan Council of Catholic Women Conference on
Rosary Day @ Christ the
ü Josephinum Fall Open House:
The coordinator for Market Day Products here at St. Mary is Robin Hungerford. Robin will have a table set up on the front lawn of the Rectory on Sunday, Sept. 30th following both the 9:00 a.m. and Masses to share information and samples of these products. Flyers are available at the rear of the Church with a list of these products. In the event of rain Robin will set up in the school gymnasium.
MARIAN CONCERT AT SAINT LEO -
St. Leo Church will once again host several choirs who will sing a variety of traditional, contemporary and ethnic songs to honor Mary, Our Blessed Mother. This array of music, while all Marian based, will feature many different instruments and songs familiar and new to us. What better way to promote devotion to Mary and bring together various parishes and ethnic groups! Bring your family and friends and enjoy this lovely evening!
Featuring the Choirs Of:
Saint Mary Church,
This evening of song will be accompanied by meditations given by Dominican Brother Reginald Mary, OP – transitional deacon in residence at St. Patrick’s
All donations made this evening will be split with The Stained Glass Window Project and The Saint Leo Parish Memorial Seminarian Assistance Endowment Fund.
CATHOLIC MEN’S LUNCHEON CLUB
Most Reverend Frederick F. Campbell, Bishop of Columbus, will address the
Catholic Men’s Luncheon Club on issues important to Catholic men seeking
greater faith formation. His talk will inspire you to live out your vocation as
a son, father, husband, worker, disciple or minister. Join us
ALONE WITH GOD
When you pray gather up your whole self, enter with your Beloved into the chamber of your heart, and there remain alone with him, forgetting all exterior concerns; and there remain aloft with all your love and all your mind, your affections, your desires and devotion. -St. Bonaventure