SATURDAY, January 19

          3:00 p.m.         Confession

         4:00 p.m.       Parishioners of Saint Mary        


 SUNDAY, January 20

       9:00 a.m.          Bronislaw Dryguniewicz 

                                      Coffee & doughnuts

      11:30 a.m.           Virginia “Jennie” Riedy                                                                                                    

       3:00 p.m.           Polish Mass

        7:00 p.m.         Bingo


MONDAY, January 21 – Saint Agnes

                                      No Mass

      6:00 p.m.             Scouts – Specht

      7:00 p.m.             Wedding Music Workshop                                                                                                        


TUESDAY, January 22

     5:30 p.m.             John Kulzer          

      6:00 p.m.              Choir practice (11:30 choir)

      6:00 p.m.             Scouts – Specht

      7:00 p.m.             Jordan Conference –Atrium


WEDNESDAY, January 23 – Saint Vincent

     8: 20 a.m.            Doris Castle  

      6:00 p.m.              Bible study – Specht Center

      6:30 p.m.              Choir practice (9:00 choir)

      7:00 p.m.              RCIA – Atrium


THURSDAY, January 24 – Saint Francis de Sales

     5:30 p.m.      The families of Louisa & John Joerg  

     5:30 p.m.      Youth/Young Adult – Restored Prayer Night


 FRIDAY, January 25 – The Conversion of Saint Paul

    7:00 a.m.             Frank Carrick   


SATURDAY, January 26

          3:00 p.m.         Confession

          3:00 p.m.         Bauman/Elkins wedding @ St. Leo

         4:00 p.m.       Elizabeth Fishking        


 SUNDAY, January 27

       9:00 a.m.          Catherine Goodall 

                                      Coffee & doughnuts

      11:30 a.m.           Parishioners of Saint Mary

        7:00 p.m.         Bingo




OFFERTORY – January 12-13, 2013

Envelopes: 121 @ $4,234.00

Non- envelope donation: $2,276.00

 ECO donations: 7 @ $545.00 (weekly, 15th)

Total offering: $7,055.00

Amount needed to meet expenses: $7,398.00

Bingo receipts: January 6 – gross $1,733.00

Jackpot: $10,725.00



Refresh them Lord, with your healing grace.

Please remember in your prayers:

Hospital, Nursing/Assisted Living facility:   Donna Whitacre, Wilma Rose, Bea Sauer, Marge Stec, Martha Goodwin, Dick Zollner Mary Ann Neymeyer, Stuart Sinn

At Home: Charles Walker, Ruth Neal, Dora Malyk, Rita Malyk McCreary, Reilly Gall, Sharon Kirby, Frances Grispino. Francis Bobo, Joanne Elgin, Philip Conci, Betty Albert, Mary Sailor, Heidi Wooley


If you are admitted to a hospital St. Mary’s may not be notified. Please ask a family member to call the parish office. 


2012-2013 RCIA

The topic of this week’s RCIA session is Moral Life of the Christian/Social Justice/Gift of Life”. The presenter is Katie Jones.  Katie Jones has a Masters in Theology from University of Dayton. If you know anyone that is interested in learning about the Catholic faith; has been away from the church; has not been confirmed; 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 . Contact Maureen @ 614-323-7293 or



Ø  First Communion parental preparation meetings for children that will celebrate their 1st Communion on May 11, 2013 will be held on the following Sundays: Jan. 27, 2013; and Mar. 24, 2013.

Ø  Confirmation: Father will meet with the parents and those to be confirmed on February 10, 2013. If possible sponsors are encouraged to attend this meeting.

These meetings will be held in the Atrium following the 9:00 a.m. Mass. These meetings are mandatory if you want your child to participate in these Holy Sacraments.



The quarterly Jordon Conference for parents who wish to have a child baptized will be held on Tues. Jan 22, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in the Atrium. Please contact the parish office at 445-9668 or email Ann at to confirm your attendance.



LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for January 26-27, 2013 (4th Sunday of the Month)


Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass


TIME                ALTAR SERVER                             LECTOR                                             EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER                    SACRISTAN

4:00 P.M.       Juan Durano                                     Lori Mitchelll                                      John Lamotte, Don Alexander

                     Evan Armstrong, Ivra Bass                        John Rees                                              Rita Alexander, Mary Minerd                                 Ginny Holleran

9:00 A.M.      Natasha Mattox                                       Mike Keebaugh                                 Dave & Marge Smigelski, Ray & Terry Thomas                       

             Dominic Mattox, Trinity Mattox                      Maureen Keebaugh                                     Cecelia Reis, Mike Chambers                   Jacquelyn Carone    

11:30 A.M.      Mary Weilbacher                            open                                                     Angie Stoller, Ann Anderson

                         Katie Price, Travis Tilley                             Olivia DePassio                                 open, open                                                      Jacquelyn Carone                    


COFFEE & DOUGHNUTS: January 27 - Kathleen Haytas & Rosie Suclescy        Pray for our men and women in uniform


Collection counters for the 4th Sunday of the month: Lin Duren and Frances Melton





Clergy Who Cook returns to the Josephinum Jessing Center! Enjoy a taste of heavenly cuisine and help our future priests on Friday, February 1, 2013. Clergy of the diocese will prepare samples of their favorite dishes from 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. Guests vote for their favorite chef with cash donations. Cost is $40 per person; cash beverage bar. Advance reservations are required; tickets not available at the door. Reserve by check payable to the Friends of the Josephinum; mail to Friends of the Josephinum 7625 N. High St. Columbus, OH 43235. Or reserve online: visit, click “Make a Donation,” and enter “Clergy Who Cook” in the comment box.  Reservations must be made by January 25. Questions? Contact Carrie Gram at 614-985-2234. All proceeds benefit seminarians at the Josephinum. Space is limited so reserve early!



Bishop Campbell will be the celebrant at a Respect Life Mass on Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Cathedral, 212 E. Broad Street, Columbus.  On this day of the anniversary of the United States Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade, our diocese will join all of the dioceses of the United States in observing a Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children.  We hope you can come. 



A Rally for Life sponsored by Greater Columbus Right to Life will be held following the Mass at Noon at the Statehouse west plaza.  Many of those participating in the Mass will be walking to the Statehouse.



For those who plan to attend activities in Washington, DC, related to the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, please visit the U.S. Catholic Bishops’ National Prayer Vigil for Life website at  There are many groups from around the diocese planning on participating in the March for Life in Washington, DC, on January 25.  Please see the list of bus trips posted on the bulletin board at the rear of Church.  Seats are still available.  Please RSVP as soon as possible.   




GALA 2013…is right around the corner. If you haven’t reserved your tickets yet,  please do so now!! Tickets are available online through the parish website ( by clicking the Gala logo. Cost is $100 each or get together with a group and purchase a whole table of 10 for $750. If you have any questions contact Brian Collins at (614) 374-5894 or

Not able to attend the event? Don’t miss our auction preview in the Atrium (Burkley Center) after each of the Masses the weekend of January 26-27. Bids can be placed on items during this preview weekend.


ST. MARY ORNAMENT…we have a limited supply of the St. Mary ornament left; if anyone is still interested in obtaining one Please contact Melissa Kirkwood at

The cost is $15.00.



Ø  Mass at Holy Rosary/St. John, 648 S. Ohio Ave, on Martin Luther King Day, Jan. 21st at noon. All are welcome.

Ø  Ash Wednesday Masses will be celeb rated at

8:20 a.m., noon and 7:00 p.m.

Ø  Stations of the Cross will rotate again this year between Corpus Christi, St. Ladislas and St. Mary. The schedule is as follows: Feb. 15 @ Corpus Christ; Feb. 22 @ St. Mary; March 1 @ St. Ladislas; March 8 @ Corpus Christi; March 15 @ St. Mary and March 22 @St. Ladislas. Stations will be prayed each Friday throughout Lent at 7:00 p.m.

Ø  Lenten Penance Service @ St. Mary on March 10th 


STATIONS @ ST. LEO     are scheduled for Thursday throughout Lent at 3:00 p.m. The dates are: Feb. 14, Feb. 21, Feb. 28, Mar. 7, Mar. 14, and Mar. 21.



Matthew G. Rush and Sara Flynn

February 9, 2013



My Heart: The Holy Spirit's Home. Celebrating the Year of Faith

6th annual Columbus Catholic Women's Conference

Please come join us on February 23, 2013

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Ohio State Expo Center, Lausche building. Last year over 1700 Catholic women gathered together to pray, reflect, and be inspired. This year’s speakers include Fr. Leo Patalinghug, Suzanne Fowler, Sr. Mary Michael, Sr. Joseph Maria, Sr. Catherine Marie, and Sr. Mary Jacinta OP, and MC author Sarah Reinhard. Registration is $30, $15 for students, and Religious. Sisters are free of charge.

Please come celebrate our great Catholic Faith!

For additional information contact your parish captain Lori Mitchell at 444-8353 or visit



March 2, 2013 -“Be A Man Of Faith Lausche Building - Ohio State Expo Center. Experience a prayerful, spirit-filled, life-changing day featuring Tim Staples from Catholic Answers, Marcus Grodi founder of the Coming Home Network, Dan Spencer, Director of the National Fellowship of Catholic Men, Fr. Theodore Sill, pastor of St. Matthew Parish, MC Doug Lessells, Music Dr. Jason Keefer -Josephinum, and The Most Reverend Bishop Frederick F. Campbell Mass Celebrant. Cost: $30; $10 for students. Register online at or mail the completed Conference brochure application with your check to Scott Williamson, 5107 Canterbury Dr., Powell, OH 43065.


ENHANCING OUR RELATIONSHIPS ~ ENRICHING OUR LIVES: Sat., Feb. 2, 2013 from 9:00 am12:00 Noon
Mount Carmel East Siegel Center5975 E. Broad St.   
$25 per Person-Sponsored by
Mount Carmel Health
RSVP is Required with Mount Carmel Health
Call 614-234-LIFE (5433) to Register
Presented by: Annette Franks, M.Ed., LPC, Motivational

Speaker/Gestalt Psychotherapist and sister of Father Franks.

Back to previous page
Return to home page