This Week's Bulletin

Weekly news and announcements about Christ the Light of the World and St. Joseph Parishes.

Week of August 12

MASS SCHEDULE

Saturday/Sunday

5:00 pm [HN] - Ramon Jakub  (Elaine & Don Bixler)
8:30 am [SH] - Ted & Josephine Debiak  (family)
10:00 am [HN] - Agnes Chokota  (family)     

Monday

12:00 pm [HN] - No Mass

Tuesday

12:00 pm [SH] - No Mass

Wednesday - Assumption of Mary

12:00 pm [HN] - Andy, Sophie, Don Pellasce (Ron/Hilda Krutz)
6:00 pm [SH] - Noramae DiPaolo (Carol Fleming)

Thursday

12:00 pm [SH] - Dorothy Kapolka (Marie Kapples) 

Friday

8:00 am [HN] - Anna Chavis (family)

Next Saturday/Sunday

2:00 pm - Wedding of Corey Sokoloski & Brittany Rock
5:00 pm [HN] - Lou Richards (wife & children)
8:30 am [SH] - Viola Zabelsky  (Jim & Karen Kopolovich)
10:00 am [HN] - Josephine Adams  (Glenn & Gloria Garbart)   

MASS SERVERS

Aug 18 - Saturday, 5:00 pm - Aaron & Autumn Adams
Aug 19 - Sunday, 10:00 am - Madison Deacon & Paul Ruhl

WEDDING BANNS

III  Corey Sokoloski (North Dakota) & Brittany Rock (CLW)

THANK YOU

I received another $1,200.00 check this week, from 2 donors who wish to remain anonymous for the purchase of another Defibulator.  We are grateful for their generosity to our parish.

AUGUST 15 FEAST OF THE ASSUMPTION OF MARY - A HOLY DAY

This coming Wednesday is a holyday.  Masses are:  12 noon – Holy Name & 6 pm – St. Hedwig. 

ONLINE CCD REGISTRATION - BEGINS

For those families who wish, we will have “Online Registration from Aug. 6 thru Sept. 3.”  In person registration for those who don’t, won’t or can’t register online will be held Sunday, Sept. 9.  Online Registration is simple, quick and easy. 1) Click here to go to the registration form. 3) After the form is submitted, you will get an automated message confirming your registration.  4) You can also download the yearly CCD schedule by clicking here

MOBSTERS, MOLLS AND MARINARA

We would like to inform you that we are going to offer a brand new and exciting evening for our parishioners and friends. On Saturday evening, September 22nd in the Holy Name Hall, we will be having “A Mystery Dinner Theater.”  This mystery dinner theater will include:  dinner and an interactive mystery theater done by a professional company.  You will be welcomed to Vinnie V’s joint, where the hooch is flowing, the flappers are friendly, and murder is on the menu.  Dinner will begin at 6:45 pm.  BYOB. Donation - $25.00 per person.  Only 100 tickets are being sold (20 were sold already the first day.  Mark this date on your calendars.  We will begin taking reservations August 1.  You can call in your reservations.  Send us the donation and we will send you the tickets.

CHILDREN'S BOOKS FOR SALE

Fr. Jack Nanz (my substitute priest when I am away) is the author of a series of books for children entitled, “Stories for Children of All Ages – Song of a Troubadour and Rainbows on the Wall” I have invited him to make them available to our parishioners the next 2 two weekends in August when he is here in Duquesne.  Donation is $10.00 a book.

ALTAR SERVERS TRAINING

Attention New Altar Servers!!!  Fr. Dennis will schedule your 3 week training session right after school starts.   Watch the bulletin and we will give you the times and dates for training.

NEWBORNS IN NEED

If you have any clothes (newborns to 3 yrs. old), we are accepting them and donating them to “Newborns in Need” who provides clothes for poor and needy mothers with children.  Judy Bergman of our parish belongs to this group. All you need to do is pack them up, bring them to church and leave them in the vestibule.  Judy will come pick them up and send them on their way. We will be collecting during the month of August (5, 12, 19, 26).

SEASONAL WEEKEND MASS SCHEDULE

It is hard to believe that in 1 month, we will be starting again our Fall/Winter Weekend Mass Schedule.  We want to give people ample notice, so there can be an easy transition to the schedule as it applies to where and when Mass is prayed.

Beginning the weekend of September 1 – 2 thru April 28 -29, the schedule will be as follows:  5:00 pm – Saturday – (Holy Name);  9:00 am – Sunday – (St. Joseph);  11:30 am – Sunday – (Holy Name.)

PROTECTING GOD'S CHILDREN

  • The next training for all people who volunteer in the parish and have not completed their child abuse clearance and seminar will be held on Saturday, September 15 from 9 am – 12:00 noon in Holy Name Church.  You can call the rectory to register for this class.
  • Diocesan Abuse Response Number:  We offer assistance with counseling, spiritual direction and referrals to other supportive services.  For information call: 412-456-3060 or 1-888-808-1235.

MEN'S RETREAT

“Living Our Faith in a World of Change” is this year’s theme of our scheduled Men’s Retreat at St. Paul Monestary, South Side, Pgh. on September 14, 15, 16.  Whether you are a father, grandfather, married, single and whatever level of faith or spiritual needs you are at, come direct your thoughts and energy towards fostering a stronger relationship with God, family, friends and co-workers. For information, call Paul Ruhl (412-466-2635) or pruhl@verizon.net.

SCRIPTURE READINGS

1 Kgs. 19: 4 - 8             Ephs. 4: 30 – 5: 2                 Jn. 6: 41 - 51 

FINANCIAL REPORT

$  5,957.10 - August 5, 2012 Offertory
$     920.00 - Parish Upkeep & Maintenance

NEXT WEEK'S SECOND COLLECTION

Next week's second collection will be for Yearly Mission Appeal.