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Bulletin for November 2, 2014…

From the announcements:

  • Father Pat is helping with a Retrouvaille retreat this weekend. Please contact Deacon Tony with any emergencies.
  • Confirmation Saint Gallery and Donut Social this Sunday following 10:30 a.m. Mass at the PAC.
  • The new Monday daily Mass time will start this Monday, November 3. Mass will be at 8:00 a.m. There will be no evening Mass.
  • Adults Seeking Knowledge this Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at the PAC. See page 3.

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Saints Gallery and Donut Social on November 2, 2014

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Join us on Sunday, November 2 for our annual Saints Gallery, presented by the Confirmation class. Our Confirmation class will be presenting a Saints Gallery during the Donut Social on Sunday, November, following the 10:30 Mass at the PAC. Stop in for coffee, donuts, and fellowship with our Confirmandi. Find out more about the saints’ names they […]

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Think about These Things

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Bulletin for November 2, 2014

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From the announcements:

  • Father Pat is helping with a Retrouvaille retreat this weekend. Please contact Deacon Tony with any emergencies.
  • Confirmation Saint Gallery and Donut Social this Sunday following 10:30 a.m. Mass at the PAC.
  • The new Monday daily Mass time will start this Monday, November 3. Mass will be at 8:00 a.m. There will be no evening Mass.
  • Adults Seeking Knowledge this Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at the PAC. See page 3.

Bulletin for November 2, 2014

A Sesquicentennial Message

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  Several weeks ago, I read about a parish group who traveled to Denver to take part in an “Amazing Parish Conference.” As I read the list of “amazing traits” they came up with, I was convinced that we are an “amazing parish”! “Reliance on prayer” is the first trait. Clearly, our families rely on prayer […]

PSR Works of Mercy Project 2014-2015

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What is Project Helping Our Neighbors in Need? It is two projects we’ll be conducting throughout the PSR year to involve all the students in the works of mercy. This will help them better understand what the works of mercy are. Project #1: Our neighbor children at the Communities of Holy Rosary and St. John […]

Bishop Campbell’s Homily, Sesquicentennial Mass on October 26, 2014

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Bishop Campbell’s homily from the Sesquicentennial Mass on October 26, 2014
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Yes, I drank the Kool-Aid.  For many years after my ordination, I embraced many of the tenets of religious liberalism.  There is no one-size-fits-all description of what religious liberalism is or how it translates as it crosses denominational lines.  Briefly, the things I believed included:  the ordination of women; the right to birth control; open […]