ST. MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH WEEKLY BULLETIN
The First Sunday of Lent - February 18 Luty 2018
Schedule of Masses
Monday - February 19
+ Eleanor Drystek(Polish) (Evelyn & Albert Cybulski)
Tuesday – February 20- No Mass
Wednesday – February 21
6:30 p.m. Droga Krzyzowa/Stations of the Cross
7:00 p.m. + Eleanor Cybulski (Cynthia Beermann)
Thursday – February 22
4:00 p.m. + Alex Shulist (Jerome Kuiack)
Friday – February 23
3:00 p.m. Chaplet to the Divine Mercy
6:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross
7:00 p.m. + Michael Ostrowski
(Gerard & RoseMarie Lorbetskie
Saturday - February 24
5:00 p.m. + Alex, Margaret, Florence & Tony Trebinskie (Florence Trebinskie & family)
Sunday - February 25– 2nd Sunday of Lent
8:00 a.m. + Intentions for the Parishioners
10:00 am + Marie Klimczuk (10th Anniversary) (Kazimiera Ganko)
In your prayers please remember:
- All those hospitalized
- All our sick, & elderly parishioners.
- All those at the manor, lodge and homebound.
- Our deceased friends and relatives
Many thanks to all of our parishioners for their help in preparing our church for the Lenten Season. Thanks and God Bless.
Please attend our Lenten Season devotions: Stations of the Cross (Polish) on Wednesday 6:30 pm followed by the Mass (in Polish), and Stations of the Cross on Friday ( English) at 6:30 pm followed by the Mass (in English). We will also sing the Lamentations following Sunday Mass at 10.00 am (both in Polish).
Zapraszamy naszych Parafian i Gosci do uczestnictwa w nabozenstwach okresu Wielkiego Postu: Droga Krzyzowa (po polsku) w srody o godz. 18.30, poczym bedzie Msza sw. (po polsku), Droga Krzyzowa po angielsku bedzie miala miejsce w piatki o godz. 18.30. Zapraszamy takze do uczestnictwa w spiewaniu Gorzkich Zali w niedziele bezposrednio po Mszy sw. o godz. 10.00. Przed nabozenstwami Drogi Krzyzowej zapraszamy do wspolnej modlitwy rozancowej.
Thank you to the persons who submitted prizes for our Chicken Supper Raffle. If you wish to be a prize donor Doris Hudder 613-756-3700 or Teresa Ostoya 613-756-7605 are waiting for your call.
New Ministries schedule is available at the back of the church.
Condolences to Ruby Borutski and family on the passing of her brother, Clare Yuill.
Why wait till the 17th to celebrate? Join us at Holy Canadian Martyrs Parish in Combermere on Wed, Mar 7th for an Irish themed evening of prayer and entertainment. Holy Mass (with an Irish theme) will be offered in the church at 6 pm and a talent show will follow at 7 pm in the school gym at George Vanier School. Admission is a free will offering. Everyone welcome!
Call For Conscience 2018 Campaign is underway. Bishop M. Mulhall and bishops across Ontario are asking for an email address from every Catholic family in their community, with a goal of 100,000 email addresses collected by the end of February 2018. This information will be used to communicate periodically on issues of particular importance for the Catholic community. Please take a moment to provide your contact information at the back of the church on the weekends of Feb. 11 & 18. Thank you for living a faith that acts! A letter to our local MPP is at the back of the church also: John Yakabuski, MPP, 84 Isabella St, Unit 6, Pembroke, ON K8A 5S5
Altar Servers: I would like to encourage and invite young people & adults to be Altar Servers during the Masses
Please do not use the religious article corner at the back of the church for a drop off for unwanted and/or used religious articles. If you need assistance for
proper disposal of such items, contact Fr. Jan.
Friday Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: from 3:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Please sign up on the list for Friday Adoration at the back of the church. Please choose
your hour. Thank you and God bless you.
The DVD Story of Canada’s First Polish Settlers Part 1, with English & Polish subtitles, is now available for sale for a cost of $20.00. If anyone is
interested, please see Fr. Wojciech.
The Proud Inheritance, Ontario’s Kaszuby, a beautiful book available at the rectory for the cost of $15.00.
As women, we need to recharge our “spiritual batteries” to carry out our daily duties. As members of the Rosary Society, we would like to make the
1st Saturday of every month, a special day of bringing our concerns before our Lord in the Holy Eucharist. We invite everyone to join us on the 1st Saturday of the month to participate in
the Mass which will be celebrated for this intention.
The Madawaska Food Bank has received numerous requests from people to provide an address where financial donations can be sent. To donate
by cheque, please send to the following address: Madawaska Valley Food Bank, Box 161, Barry’s Bay, Ontario, K0J 1B0