THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH

 

 THIS WEEK IN OUR PARISH

 

SATURDAY, May 31

         1:30 p.m.          Flowers/Dominique wedding

         3:00 p.m.          Confession

        4:00 p.m.      Betty Albert  

 

 SUNDAY, June 1

     9:00 a.m.        Parishioners of Saint Mary

                             Coffee & doughnuts

     11:30 a.m.        Deacon Thomas G. Spaith  

 

MONDAY, June 2– Saints Marcellinus and Peter

                               No Mass  

        7:00 p.m.              The Castus Society – Atrium

         

TUESDAY, June 3– Saint Charles Lwanga & Companions

     5:30 p.m.         Jesse Anderson 

                              

WEDNESDAY, June 4

     6:00 p.m.         Celebrant Intention

                                           

THURSDAY, June 5 – Saint Boniface

      5:30 p.m.        Charles Wesley   

       7:00 p.m.               unPLANNED: The Movie – Atrium  

            

FRIDAY, June 6 – FIRST FRIDAY – Saint Norbert

        8:15 a.m.      Tom Schultz    

                                                   

SATURDAY, June 7 – FIRST SATURDAY

         9:00 a.m.     Barbara Kowalski   - Latin Mass

         1:30 p.m.          Batanian/Bailey wedding

         3:00 p.m.          Confession

        4:00 p.m.      Robert Fowle  

 

 SUNDAY, June 8

     9:00 a.m.        Parishioners of Saint Mary

                             Coffee & doughnuts

     11:30 a.m.       Alberta Sauer  

 

“Sermon on the Amount” – May 24-25, 2014

Envelopes: $3525.00

Non- envelope donation: $1790.00

 ECO donations: $732.00 (weekly, bi-weekly)

Total offering: $6047.00

Amount needed to meet expenses: $7,398.00

Refresh them Lord, with your healing grace.

Please remember in your prayers:

Hospital, Nursing/Assisted Living facility:   Wilma Rose,

Bea Sauer, Dick Zollner, Ruth Naegele, Toni Neal, Willbert Neal,

Ruth Neal 

At Home: Charles Walker, Dora Malyk, Mary Gerlach,

Matthew Felice, Rita Malyk McCreary, Reilly Gall, Sharon Kirby, Francis Bobo, Joanne Elgin, Philip Conci, Mary Sailor, Heidi Wooley,

Wes Kingery, Jim Sauer, Dave Mitchell, Stuart Sinn, Pat Dineen, Donna Whitaker, Chuck Bryan, Rosemary Finn

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

 

BAPTISMS FOR JUNE

June 1 – Mackey family, son, Henry

June 1 – Helmbrecht family, son Christian

June 7 – Chandler family

June 8 – Ensminger family, daughter, Emily

June 15 – Conklin family, son, Grayson

June 22 – Russell family, daughter, Ava

June 29 – Caldwell family, son, Emmett

 

DO YOU KNOW A PARISHIONER WHO IS HOMEBOUND OR NEEDS A VISIT? We would like to ensure every member of our parish family stays connected. If you know of someone that is homebound, in the hospital or nursing home, or is isolated in some way, please contact Deacon Minner so he can arrange for that person to be visited and given Holy Communion. You can reach him at rjminner@sbcglobal.net.

 

END OF YEAR SCHOOL ACTIVITIES

o    Our kindergarten class will graduate on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. in the school gym.

o    We will bid a fond farewell to our 8th grade students with a Baccalaureate Mass and Graduation on Wednesday evening at 6:00 p.m. Eighth grade awards ceremony will be held earlier in the day at 9:00 a.m. There will not be a Latin Mass on Wednesday as usual due to this celebration.  

o    The last day of school is Thursday.

Thank you to all the teachers, staff and our administration for all their efforts throughout this school year. God bless you all.

Congratulations to our 8th graders as the move onto high school. Keep in your prayers our staff and students throughout the summer. We look forward to seeing you all at the end of summer break.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

LITURGICAL/VOLUNTEER SCHEDULES for June 7-8, 2014 (2nd 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.        DeCarlo Benito, open                                  Sherrie Hayes                                      Lori and Dave Mitchell

                               Michael Hatem                                        Joe Giannetti                                          John LaMotte, open                     Amanda Walker

9:00 A.M.      Anthony Metnes                                          Don Metnes                      Shirley Thibaut, Eileen Hoffman, Chris Thibaut

                               Open, open                                           Marge Smigelski                   Mike & Maureen Keebaugh, Matt Stock     Ginny Holleran

11:30 A.M.         Vince Relli,                                          Mike Hicks                                         Jennifer Larsen, open

                       Sam Agra, Emily Relli                                  Devin Russell                                         Ann Stewart, Jonathan Engle                 Suzi Foster

Ψ                    Prayers after Mass: following each Mass please kneel and prayer the following prayers: The Our Father, The Hail Mary, The       Glory Be and the Prayer to St. Michael the Archangel (see the back of your Missal for a copy of this prayer)                  

COFFEE & DOUGHNUTS: June 8 – Chuck and Jean Bryan                                                   Pray for our men and women in uniform

Collection counters for the 2nd Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Carolyn Fenneman


From the Pastor’s Desk….…

 

In your charity please pray for the souls of Sam Farb and Father Richard Pendolphi. A memorial service for Sam was held Thursday at Holy Family. Although he was not a member of St. Mary his widow, Rose, asked that St.  Mary be remembered in his obituary and that donations be made to help the school.

Father Pendolphi passed away suddenly last Friday. His funeral was held Friday morning at Saint Michael, where he was pastor prior to his assignment at Saint Agnes. He was a best friend of mine for 45 years and will be greatly missed. May they rest in peace.   

 

Please pray for long time parishioner and volunteer extraordinaire, Frank Wickham. Frank was struck by a car Thursday afternoon while doing what he always does, serve others. He has a broken leg and is in Grant Hospital. Please pray for him.  

 

The school year is almost over and we will soon be saying good-bye to our 8th graders. We wish them every success and will miss them. Please pray that as they leave St. Mary they will embrace God’s will for their lives. Congratulations and good job!!  

 

I enjoyed my first Community reception this past Wednesday. What a terrific evening, great food and good friends. Thanks to all whose efforts made this happen.

 

Report on the BAA.  I don’t have the final numbers for this week yet but projections are that we have pledges totally $117,000.00 plus. Our debt is shrinking…….wonderful news!!  Keep in mind no gift is too small.  

 

The Lord be with you!

 

Fr. Kevin Lutz

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From the Cats at 684 South Third . . .

 

We don’t have much to say this week. Father told us of the news of the passing of Father Pendolphi. We always knew he was a dog lover, but whenever he visited us he was always warm and kind. We knew in our hearts he was an animal lover, ever though he preferred dogs. What a beautiful world it would be if everyone embraced all of God’s creation.

 

We checked out the reception held on Father’s lawn this week; a few of you stopped by to visit, however, no one thought to bring us any of that delicious looking shrimp. Our mouths were left watering!!

 

A bit of good news, Father tells us we will be celebrating the ordination of P. J. Shelton on June 15th with his first Mass followed by a reception.

 

Always remember to give thanks for all of God’s blessings.

 

Guardians of 43206 and all zones that can hear the Bells of St. Mary.

 

Raphael and Frannie X

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NEWS WORTHY NOTES  

 

THE J.O.I.N. MASS AND OPEN HOUSE….will be celebrated June 19th at Saint Joseph Cathedral at 5:15 p.m. Mass will be followed by a reception in the Undercroft. All friends and benefactors are welcome.

BANNS of MARRIAGE

Joseph Ochwat and Lucinda Timberlake

June 21, 2014

 

PICTORIAL DIRECTORIES…if you haven’t yet scheduled your appointment for the pictorial directory please take a moment to sign up at the rear of Church or visit www.ucdir.com, enter the church code: OH1587 ; the password: stmary1

Pictures will be taken over a 4-day period, June 18-21.

 

SUMMER FUN @ THE BALL PARK

Join the Franklin County Office on Aging for a day filled with fun and entertainment with your Columbus Clippers on Thursday, June 19, 2014!! Gates open at 11:00 a.m. and game time is 12:05 p.m. as the Columbus Clippers host the Buffalo Bisons. Fans aged 60 and over attending the event will be treated to reduced ticket prices of just $5.00 for reserved seats and $2.00 for general admission, a boxed lunch and special door prizes. Tickets must be purchased in advance.  Tickets may be obtained by mailing in the attached form to the Columbus Clippers or by calling (614) 462-5250.

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS

v Catholic Men’s Luncheon Club: June 6th @ Saint Patrick. Mass at 11:45 a.m. followed by lunch. $10.00 covers lunch and meeting.

v August 8-9, 2014 the 88th annual Homecoming festival. Plans are under way. If you would like to help plan contact Chris Davis at 445-9668.

v The 9th annual 4-S Club Golf outing is set for Aug.17th.

 

ANNUAL JUBILEE OF ANNIVERSARIES MASS

Attention all married couples celebrating their 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th, 45th, 50th, 55th, 60th Anniversary and every year thereafter: The Annual Jubilee of Anniversaries Mass will be held on Sunday, June 29, 2014 at St. Joan of Arc Parish, 10700 Liberty Road, Powell, at 3:00 p.m.  Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Frederick F. Campbell followed by an informal reception in your honor.  Registration forms are available from the parish office or you may call the Marriage and Family Life Office at 614-241-2560 to register A registration form may also be downloaded at http://familylife.colsdioc.orgReservations for you and guests are necessary and must be received by Friday, June 13, 2014.

 

THANK YOU….to all those that worked to make our 3rd annual Community Reception (Gemeindefest in German) such a success. The weather cooperated, the food was delicious and a nice evening was had by all. Great job!!

 

You are Precious!
When not accepted by others, even by yourself sometimes, He is the one who always accepts you. Only believe—you are precious to Him. Bring all your suffering to His feet—only open your heart to be loved by Him as you are. He will do the rest. —Mother Teresa of Calcutta

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