Nursing/Assisted Living facility:Donna Whitacre, Wilma
Rose, Bea Sauer, Marge Stec, Martha Goodwin, Dick Zollner Mary Ann Neymeyer,
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.
The topic of this week’s RCIA
session is “Heaven, Hell and Purgatory”.
The presenter is Louis Senn, seminarian at Josephinum. These discussions can
enrich your knowledge of our Catholic teachings and faith. All are welcome to attend any and all
STATIONS @ ST. LEO….are scheduled for
Thursday throughout Lent at The dates are: Mar.
14, and Mar. 21.
BAPTISMS FOR MARCH
Saturday, March 16 – celebrated after 4:00 Mass
Benner/Harris family – son, Danta
Sunday, March 31 – celebrated after Mass
Smith family – daughter, Ixchel
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
ØStations of the Cross will rotate again this year between Corpus Christi, St. Ladislas and St.
Mary. The schedule is as follows: March 15 @ St. Mary and March 22 @St. Ladislas. Stations
will be prayed each Friday throughout Lent at
Ø4-S Club: All you can eat Fish Dinner from every Friday throughout Lent. $11.00 per
CONFIRMATION: Please pray for our young people that will
celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation this weekend.
YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULT MEETING
St. Mary will host youth and young adults from
throughout the Diocese on Thurs. March
14th at in the Atrium. Our young adults in grades 9-12 are invited
to join this dynamic group.
SCHEDULES for March 16-17, 2013 (3rd Sunday of the Month)
are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
Charlie CollinsRick DriscollFrances Melton, Sheila Naegale, Carolyn Redwood
Edie Collins, Lulu CollinsopenBertha
Hilsheimer, Frank & Mary WickhamFrances Melton
open, openVince RelliCarolyn Zeisler, Kim Anderson
COFFEE & DOUGHNUTS: March 17 – Knights of ColumbusPray for our men and women in uniform
Collection counters for the 3rd Sunday of the month:
Frances Melton and Lin Duren
PRESENTATION ON SAINT AUGUSTINE’S CONFESSIONS
The Pontifical College Josephinum’s Priests,
Poets and Philosophers series continues Friday, March 15, as Herbert E. Hartmann, PhD, presents “An
Interpretation of Saint Augustine’s Confessions” at in the JessingCenter on the Josephinum campus. The
event is free of charge and open to the public; reservations not required. For
more information, please contact Dr. Caitlin Gilson, Philosophy Department
Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
10 WEEK CATHOLICISM
of Columbus will be hosting a 10 part DVD series on
Catholicism beginning Tuesday, March 12th at in the Atrium. Please plan on joining us as we journey with
acclaimed author, speaker and theologian Fr. Robert Barron as he explores the
beauty, goodness and truth of the Catholic Faith in a rich multimedia
experience. Be illuminated by the spiritual and artistic treasures of this
global culture that totals more than one billion people, traveling
through more than 50 locations in 15 different countries.
SAINT JOSEPH CATHEDRAL PILGRIMAGE….to viewthe Dead Sea Scrolls:
Sunday, April 7th a bus will leave the Cathedral parking lot at and will return by The trip will include Mass
at St. Peter in Chains Cathedral in Cincinnati, OH, a buffet lunch, and time at the
exhibit. Cost: $80 for adults and $70 for children (12 and under)--
includes the bus, lunch, and museum fee. Registration and payment must be received by March
22.For more information and to print a registration
form, see the Cathedral website: www.saintjosephcathedral.org.
MARCH 29 – GOOD FRIDAY – WALKING
STATIONS OF THE CROSS
many facets of faith and justice will be the focus of the annual Walking
Stations of the Cross. The walk begins with the opening prayer at St. Joseph Cathedral,
E. Broad Street, at
, Friday, March 29, 2013. Participants will stop at locations
in downtown Columbus to recognize Jesus Christ’s
suffering and crucifixion as well as reflect on a current area of social
concern. For more information, contact the diocesan Office for Social Concerns
at (614) 241-2540 or the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry at (614) 241-2565.
CITIZENS OR PERMANENTLY DISABLED HOMEOWNERS!
Did you know that you may qualify for a flat $25,000
property tax exemption on the value of your home?
Come learn about this for yourself or a loved one on
Wed., March 20that at Corpus Christi Center of Peace.Franklin County Auditor Clarence Mingo will speak and his staff will be
present to help you apply for this program immediately online.For more information about this event, please
call the Center at 614-512-3731. For additional details about the
Homestead Exemption program, you may contact the Franklin County Auditor’s
Office at 614-525-3240.
COLUMBUSTHEOLOGYON TAP…..winter’s session will be on
Thurs., March 14th at El Vaquero, 2030 Olentangy River Rd., from We will be
presenting a panel of speakers on the topic of Faithful
Journeys: Personal Journeys with Catholicism. Our
panelists will share their witness and stories of their life's journey with
their Catholic faith. Featuring a Cradle Catholic, a Catholic who left the
church and came back, a convert to Catholicism and an RCIA representative from
St. Brendan's in Hilliard. Join us for great Mexican food and drinks,
small group discussion and prayer. Theology on Tap is an invitation for
young adults to learn more about their faith and to share in their Catholic
community. Visit email@example.com or call Holly Monnier at 614.390.8653 for additional
SPRING MUSICAL @ SAINT MARY SCHOOL
St. Mary Music Department invites
you to Godspell Jr., featuring performances
by our 5th-6th graders on Friday, March 22nd and Saturday, March 23rd
Admission:Adults, $5.00; students, $3.00.Join us for a wonderful musical performance
that is perfect way to begin Holy Week. Concessions will be available.
BLESSING OF THE FOOD
The Polish Community will continue
the tradition of Blessing the Food on Holy
Saturday, March 30th at here. Celebrating this ceremony
will be Father Eugene Linowski.An
invitation has been extended to all St. Mary parishioners to join in this
SATURDAY…May 4, 2013 beginning at Join with Catholic Social Services (CSS) to help older and
disabled FranklinCounty residents in need of help with a small
home repair, painting, yard work, or special project. Interested?Contact Peggy Sirbaugh at
FLOWER REMEMBRANCE FORM
Your contribution honoring a loved one, living or
deceased, will be used for the purchase of our Easter flowers.
Loved ones to be remembered – please print
additional lines are needed please attach your list to this form. You may drop
this form into the offering basket or return it to the parish office. Deadline
for your response is: