BAPTISMS FOR JUNE
Sunday, June 9, after Mass
Beam family – daughter, Charlotte
Graham family – daughter, Olivia
Sunday, June 30, after Mass
Schmitz family – son, Felix
WEEKDAY MASS SCHEDULE
Mass times for parishes within our Center South Columbus deanery are:
HOLY FAMILY HOMECOMING
Holy Family Alumni Association will hold its’ annual homecoming on
MARK YOUR CALENDARS-COMING EVENTS
Ø Saint Mary Homecoming festival: August 9 -10, 2013. If you are interested in volunteering for this event please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 614.445.9668
Ø 4-S Club Golf Outing:
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
Madeleine and Yeats McDonald John Lamotte Chris Hilles, open,
Abigail Gischel, DeCarlo Benito Tina Nierman open, open Tina Nierman
Charlie Collins Rick Driscoll
Edie Collins, Lulu Collins open Bertha Hilsheimer, Frank & Mary Wickham Frances Melton
Anna Lynch, open Pam Makowski Carolyn Zeisler, Kim Anderson
Ben Weilbacher Rick Makowski Joe Maly, Mary Beth Maly Frances Melton
Collection counters for the 3rd Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Lin Duren
ATHLETIC SUMMER CAMPS
Our local high schools are all offering summer sports camps for various age groups. You can visit the home page of each of the schools for additional information.
Bishop Ready: visit www.brhs.org or by calling the athletic director, Mike Rossetti, at 614-276-5263, ext. 211.
Bishop Hartley: visit www.bishop-hartley.org or contact Dave Thompson at 614-237-5421, ext. 10625
YOUNG AT HEART
The Young-at-Heart Club is hosting their annual
BINGO luncheon on
Advanced sale tickets will be available after each Mass this weekend and next weekend or by contacting the Secretary: Mrs. Lin Duren at 614-561-7271
It is our hope that the St Mary community will support this event: monies earned help the club provide two (2) high school scholarships and two (2) trips to McArthur, Ohio-delivering supplies and non-perishable foods.
To date we have raised $33,600.00 toward our Parish goal of $52,860.00 which represents 63.5% of our total. If you have not pledged to this campaign yet please prayerfully consider your pledge. Thank you to everyone that has made their pledge.
FORTNIGHT FOR FREEDOM ON JUNE 21 TO JULY 4
In December, when the U.S. Catholic Bishops announced the Call to
Prayer for Life, Marriage, and Religious Liberty (www.usccb.org/life-marriage-liberty), they also announced
a second Fortnight for Freedom. As before, the Fortnight will take place again
from June 21 (the vigil of the feasts of St. Thomas More and St. John Fisher)
to July 4 (Independence Day). Archbishop William Lori, Chairman of the
• First, the Supreme Court’s rulings on marriage redefinition, which could have grave implications for religious freedom, will almost certainly be issued during the Fortnight.
• Second, by the time of the Fortnight, the
effective date of the
• Third, the success of a second Fortnight is essential to perpetuating a new movement for life, marriage, and religious liberty, highlighting the full range of ongoing religious freedom issues, here and abroad, and in so many other areas of law, such as immigration, adoption, and disaster relief. Similarly, it is important to show that it is not tied to any election year, but to the broader principle of religious freedom. USCCB Fortnight resources are now available at www.Fortnight4Freedom.org. Check back often, as this site will continue to be updated as more materials become available. For diocesan updates and events, visit: www.colsdioc.org/Offices/SocialConcernsOfficefor/ReligiousLiberty.aspx
Bishop Frederick F.
Campbell will celebrate an opening Mass for the Fortnight for Freedom on
As the Word of God became flesh and dwelt among us, we, too, are called to live out and share our faith in our daily lives. However, we do not have to face this challenge alone. We have the promise that Jesus goes with us, we have a Church that encourages us, we have the Blessed Mother in heaven praying for us, and we have the Holy Spirit with us, offering the right words at the right time.