10 WEEK CATHOLICISM SERIES
The 8th session of the series on Catholicism will focus on “The Vast Company of Witnesses: The Communion of Saints”. This series is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus and sessions are held each Tuesday evening at in the Atrium; they typically last about one (1) hour. Each presentation is focused on a unique topic which does not require your attendance at every session.
Saturday, May 4th during Mass
Boczek family – son, Elijah
WEEKDAY MASS SCHEDULE
Daily Mass times for parishes within our Center South Columbus deanery are:
Saint Patrick: daily Mass @ and
Saint Ladislas: Tuesday @
Please refer to “This Week in Our Parish” calendar for the weekly Mass schedule. If a Mass is cancelled the Mass intention for that day will be re-scheduled.
FIRST COMMUNION –
As is our custom, we will celebrate First Communion the Saturday before Mother’s Day. Please keep in your prayers the nine (9) children that will receive their First Holy Communion on this day.
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
open, open Sherrie Hayes Lori and Dave Mitchell
Joe Giannetti Carol Rees, open
Anthony Metnes Don Metnes Shirley Thibaut, Eileen Hoffman, Chris Thibaut
Matthew Eyerman, Michael Gain Marge Smigelski Marianne Metnes, open, open Ginny Holleran
Vince Relli, Corey Hall Mike Hicks Pam Makowski, Jennifer Larson
Sam Agra, Emily Relli Devin Russell Anne Stewart, Jay Jackson Suzi Foster
Collection counters for the 2nd Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Carolyn Fenneman
The diocesan Respect Life Conference will be held on
CATHOLIC YOUTH SUMMER
Join us for 6 days and 5 nights of high adventure at Catholic Youth summer camp (CYSC): featuring activities such as paintball, jet skis, water tubing, rock climbing, high ropes, zorbing, zip-lining & more. We also teach the Catholic faith in a dynamic and engaging way through catechesis, dramas, sacred art, praise and worship, daily mass, confession, adoration and faith sharing groups that helps to foster a high adventure life of discipleship. Choose from one of our five (5) middle school weeks for students entering Grades 6-8 or one of our two (2) high school weeks for students entering grades 9-12. Visit www.cysc.com If interested there are parish subsidies available. Please contact the parish office for details.
SPRING ORGAN CONCERT @ SAINT LEO
Please join us in celebrating God's gift of spring and His gift of Our Lady as we welcome organist, Shawn Kenney, on May 25th at for an evening of light and airy music played on the historic and refurbished organ at St. Leo. We look forward to seeing you there!
2013-14 BISHOPS ANNUAL APPEAL (BAA)
The 2013-14 BAA will kick off in our Parish next weekend. Our Parish family has been asked to raise $52,860.00. By giving you are helping to support programs for our retired Priests as well as Seminarians, for our youth, elderly, homeless and so much more. Please refer to the flyer in your bulletin for specifics. We ask that you prayerfully consider your gift, keeping in mind that 100% of funds that exceed our goal are returned to Saint Mary.
We are seeking volunteers to assist in the Appeal effort. If you are interested please contact the parish office.
CATHOLIC FAMILY NIGHT W/THE CLIPPERS…will be held on Sunday, May 26. A $15 family pass provides reserved seating on the third base side for two adults and up to four youth age 18 and younger. To order tickets go to www.cdeducation.org/rec and click on Catholic Family Night for more information. There is also a pre-game parade for the little ones that starts at . If any child would like to participate, they must be at Section 23 at .
Forgiveness is possible and essential to our spiritual growth. And since Our Lady is at the heart of our kinship, cast yourself into her arms and ask her to show you how to forgive.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS-COMING EVENTS
Ø Village Valuables:
See the bulletin board announcement for details.
The last gathering of the year is Thursday,
May 9th. It will be at El Vaquero,
SCHOOL ADVISORY BOARD
The next School Advisory Board meeting is scheduled
for Wednesday, May 15th at in the fourth grade classroom.
The major agenda item will be the community reception on May 29th.
Per our constitution: “Meetings will be open to the
those wishing to participate notify the Principal/Executive Secretary one week prior to the meeting. Their issue will be addressed first on the agenda. The regular board meeting will follow, with participation limited to Board members only. The Board makes up voting member body."