Bulletin: August 14, 2016

  Bulletin: August 14, 2016 Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time Prophets have always had a tough row to hoe. Their words, often unwelcome, are used against them to persecute and even kill them. Such was the fate of the Old Testament prophets, and Jeremiah is a great example of this. Jesus endured opposition from sinners, and…

Bulletin: August 7, 2016

  Bulletin: August 7, 2016 Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time BAD MANAGEMENT Anyone who has reached the age of work has probably experienced what it is like to work under a bad manager. Perhaps that person just does not know how to encourage productivity in a way that is kind and understanding and not abusive. Perhaps…

Bulletin: July 31, 2016

  Bulletin: July 31, 2016 Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time A jar of honey lasts practically forever. The oldest jar of honey ever discovered was over five thousand years old. Honey is quite different from market-fresh produce, then; because most fruits and vegetables last only a few days, we treat them carefully. At this time…

Volunteers needed for Youth Religious Education

Volunteers needed for Youth Religious Education at St. Mary’s How do you share your faith with others?  Maybe Religious Education can help you answer that question?  Religious Education at St. Mary’s is looking for three catechists.  We have an active program full of young Catholics eager to receive the sacraments and become lifelong learners of the…

Bulletin: July 24, 2016

  Bulletin: July 24, 2016 Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time The Beatitudes praise the poor in spirit. One characteristic of those who are poor in spirit is their ability to ask for help; they know when others can provide what they lack. Today’s readings encourage us to practice poverty in spirit by asking God for what we…

ORDER OF MUSIC: July 24, 2016

ORDER OF MUSIC: July 24, 2016 The list of music for St. Mary’s is provided for celebrants/homilists/English Music Ministry to reference for their own information and use. Singers in Schola and Ensemble can listen to the YouTube and mp3 examples as references.     S=8:30am Mass E=10:30am Mass #___= Breaking Bread Hymnal  S #373 TELL…