Blessing of Animals

Please join us for a blessing of animals in front of Church at 10:45 am. Sunday, October 2nd in honor of St. Francis of Assisi.
All animals are welcome!
 

Cow Pie Bingo
 
The event has been cancelled. The winner will be picked after the 11:30 am Mass on Sunday, October 9th
 
 

PREP Updates:
 
Parent Training                                           
 
All parents/guardians of registered PREP students must be trained to access and utilize the online resources by Loyola Press to do make-up work and/or teach homeschool catechesis.  Please call the DRE at 610-268-0296 to schedule your 20-minute appointment and pick-up your training packet.
 
 
Altar Server Training
 
PREP students in Levels 4-7 are invited to be new altar servers. The Altar Server Form can be returned to their catechists on Monday nights or placed in the collection basket at weekend Masses.  “New” altar servers must attend two trainings on OCT. 23 AND 30  at 10:30-11:15.  “Returning” altar servers must attend one of the two meetings, but are invited to attend both as a refresher.
 
Disciple Bible Study
 
All parishioners who want to preview the liturgical readings for the upcoming weekend are invited to meet every Tuesday in the Hall after the 9:00 AM daily mass.  The meeting will start SEPT. 27 between 9:30 and 9:45 for approximately an hour.  Bring your copy of At Home With the Word books.
 
Order of Christian Initiation of Adults
 
Are you interested in learning more about the Catholic Church and what we believe?  You are invited to join Fr. Anthony DiGuglielmo on Sunday, OCT. 16 from 12:30-1:15.  
 

Children’s Liturgy of the Word

Our ministry for 3-10 year old children will begin again in October during the 9:30 Masses. Parishioners who would like to lead lessons on the Sunday Gospel or assist the catechist by escorting kids to the bathroom, please contact Linda Riofski at the church office at 610-268-0296.