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CATHOLIC RELIEF SERVICES RICE BOWL

ENCOUNTER NORMA In Guatemala, we encounter Norma, who as a young mother supports her family and shares her skills with her community. Reflect on the importance of family in your life. How can you contribute to support families in your community? Visit crsricebowl.org for more. These will be taken up on Holy Thursday during Mass.

ST JOSEPH ANGEL TREE

This year we will again be sponsoring an Angel Tree for some of the less fortunate children and their siblings in our community. Your generosity in the past has overwhelmed our sources for the names of these kids and their families. This weekend the tree is in place at the back of the church decorated…

Advent Wreaths

ABOUT ADVENT WREATHS Traditionally, Advent wreaths are constructed of a circle of evergreen branches into which four candles are inserted, representing the four weeks of Advent.  Ideally, three candles are purple and one is rose, but white  candles can also be used. The purple candles in particular symbolize the prayer, penance, and preparatory sacrifices and goods…

IMMACULATE CONCEPTION

THE CHURCH OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7, IN OBSERVANCE OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION. THIS IS A HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION. St. Ann Friday, December 7, 2018 @ 6:00PM St. Joseph Saturday, December 8, 2018 @ 9:00AM These do not fulfill your Sunday obligation.  

ST JOSEPH PENNY DRIVE

The PSR program is hosting it’s annual Penny Drive for Penny King, Queen, Prince, & Princess during the entire month of October. At the entrance of the church are containers for each child enrolled in the PSR Program from PK to 5th grade. Please consider donating your loose change to help our Parish School of…