BAPTISMS FOR JULY
July 27 Stemen family, son, Clayton
July 27 Forcina family, daughter, Mae
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
v Reminder: Please keep in mind the south entrance to the parking lot will be closed temporarily at some point in the next week or two.
v The 9th annual 4-S Club Golf outing is set for Aug.17th.
The quarterly Jordon Conference is scheduled
CHANGE IN SUMMER MASS SCHEDULE
Beginning Friday July 18th there will not be a Friday Mass at Saint Mary. The Friday Mass will resume on August 22nd with the start of the 2014-15 School year. Mass time will be at Friday Mass intentions within that time frame will be rescheduled. Please contact the office for the rescheduled date.
Extraordinary Ministers are reminded to cleanse the vessels after each Mass
TIME ALTAR SERVER LECTOR EXTRAORDINARY MINISTER SACRISTAN
Juan Durano Lori Mitchell Carol Rees, Don Alexander
Evan Armstrong, open John Rees Rita Alexander, Mary Minerd Ginny Holleran
Natasha Mattox Mike Keebaugh Dave & Marge Smigelski, Mike Chambers
Dominic Mattox, Trinity Mattox Maureen Keebaugh Ray & Terry Thomas, Cecilia Reis Jacquelyn Carone
Mary Weilbacher Tina Nierman Angie Stoller, Ann Anderson
Katie Price, open Olivia DePassio Jon Erickson, open Jacquelyn Carone
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
Collection counters for the 4th Sunday of the month: Frances Melton and Lin Duren
From the Pastors Desk .
Please welcome our missionary this weekend, Father Maciej Ziebiec. Father is a member of the Redemptorist order founded by St. Alphonsus Ligouri. Please help the Fathers build the chapel they are planning.
This weekend my youngest niece, Erin, is getting married to Christopher Bennett. Please keep them in your prayers.
Congratulations to St Mary's Golden Class of 1964. 50 years and still under warranty! St. Mary is glad to have you back. Last week the Rosarians of 1964 were here for Mass and they asked me to extend their greetings and gratitude to you.
The Lord be with you,
Fr. Kevin F. Lutz
From the Cat at
Seminarians! Everywhere I look, Seminarians! I'm far too busy to try
and trip them all, but I do my best. Usually I have any of 5 bedrooms to sleep
in; now I'm relegated to the couch downstairs. See how I suffer? The displaced
Go to the homecoming! Go directly to the homecoming! Do not pass go! But bring $200 dollars! Ask Fr. Lutz to let you visit me. You may behold my visage for a modest donation to St. Mary's tuition fund.
Raphael the Displaced Cat
NEWS WORTHY NOTES
2014 HOMECOMING NEWS
Volunteers are still needed .for the many tasks involved in making this event successful. If you have not signed up to help yet please consider donating 2-3 hours of your time to support our festival. Please visit the Saint Mary web site, www.stmarygv.com and select the link for festival volunteer sign-up or you can call the parish office
Raffle tickets .are available for parishioners at the rear of the Church after all the Masses. There are 2 books of six (6) tickets in each envelope. Please pick up your tickets buy a book, sell a book. If you need additional books or a supply of individual tickets please contact the parish office. Grand prize is $2500.00; 2nd prize is $500.00.
FOR MARRIED COUPLES -
Second Annual Retreat for Married Couples will be held at St. Agatha in
MISSIONARY APPEAL WEEKEND-JULY 19-20
Next weekend we will welcome to Saint Mary Father Maciej Ziebiec who
will represent the Redemptorists Missionaries. Father will speak to us on
behalf of the Redemptorists ministries in
A MESSAGE FROM OUR SEMINARIAN
My name is Tim Lynch and I am a Seminarian studying for the Diocese of Columbus. I am entering into my third year of Theology. I am excited to be able to spend my summer here at St. Mary. I look forward to getting to know you all.
This summer has been a true
blessing so far. On Memorial Day I departed the United States and traveled
abroad to Spain where I completed a month long pilgrimage called the El Camino
de Santiago de Compastella. It is one of
the three major Catholic pilgrimages one can take, the other two being a
It was a 550 mile hike/walk clear
across the northern country of
I look forward to the Parish Festival as I have heard so many wonderful stories about it.
Please know of my prayers for the entire parish this summer. I ask that you keep me in your prayers as I continue my discernment towards becoming a priest!
Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam (For the Greater Glory of God)
Harmony and Peace
At Eucharist we meet Christ and are challenged by Him in the assembly of His people. He is there to bring harmony and peace into our lives, our families, our country, our world. He comes to make us experience ourselves as His body in the world.