Lectors Needed for Children’s Liturgy
Students in Grades 5-8 are invited to become readers for Children’s Liturgy this year. Masses will be at 9:00 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. and lectors are required to attend one short training session on Saturday October 17 at 10:00 a.m. If interested, please contact Janice O’Brien to 688-0599.
The Feast of St. Francis
Celebrate the Feast of St. Francis at the annual Pet Blessing on Sunday, October 4 at 4 p.m. Bring pets on a leash or carrier to the steps in front of school facing Transit Road.
Celebrate St. Mary’s 150th Anniversary
The opening event celebrating the 150th anniversary of the St. Mary’s Chapel is a concert by the Ars Nova Musicians Chamber Orchestra on Wednesday, October 14 at 7 p.m. Principal soloist is Jacek Muzyk, St. Mary’s parishioner, performing Mozart No. 2 Horn Concerto in E flat. The orchestra is conducted by Marylouise Nanna. Tickets are $20 and available at the rectory.
“Where Jesus Walked” Scripture Meditation
Raise your mind and heart to God in loving awareness through guided Scripture Meditation. Imagine…interacting and listening to Jesus, his apostles or friends while on their journey. Feel the presence of God in a unique way by placing yourself within the time of Our Lord. This meditation program begins on Sunday, September 27 at 12:15 p.m. (following 11:15 am Mass) in Rooms 110-111 of the Parish Center. Our first meditation theme is “Call of the Disciples” (You Will Fish for People). For more information, contact Donna Vazquez in the Family Faith office at 668-0599. For full schedule, click here.
Save The Date!
OKTOBERFEST is Saturday, October 24 from 6p.m. to 10 p.m. at St. Mary’s Parish Center. The event features craft beer, German wine, food, music and more! Hosted by St. Mary’s Home School Association. Stay tuned for ticket information.