This Week's Bulletin

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

Week of May 3

MASS SCHEDULE:

Saturday - 5:00pm [HN] -  Andrew/Leah Bondi, Steve Mols (Family)
Sunday - 8:30am [SH] -  Peter Jeroski (Family)
Sunday - 10:00am [HN] -  Frank Pych (Paulette & Francine)

Monday - 12:00pm [HN] - No Mass
Tuesday - 12:00pm [HN] - Noramae DiPaolo (Bill & Diane Siler)
Wednesday - 12:00pm [HN] -  Ramon Jakub (Bob & Sandy Yurko)
Thursday - 12:00pm [HN] -  Arthur Eicholtz, Jr. (Mike & Mary Beth Ragan)
Friday - 8:00am [HN] -  Bob Novak (Joe & Mary Madar)

Saturday - 5:00pm [HN] -  Carl Denne & John Dubyak (family)
Sunday - 8:30am [SH] -  Bess Stipetich, Eleanor Shroads, Phyllis Nestor (Garret  & Carol)
Sunday - 10:00am [HN] -  Mary Sporio, Inez Rappacchietta (Frank & Louise)

ALTAR SERVERS

May 9 - Saturday - 5:00 pm - Katrina Janusek & Frank Provance
May 10 - Sunday - 10:00 am -  Joey Mellon & Calvin Terza

BAPTIZED IN CHRIST

Congratulations to the family of Nina Genieve Hamilton who was baptized into God’s family this past week.

CELEBRATING THE SACRAMENTS OF INITIATION

Sacrament of Confirmation:  Congratulations to our young people who presented themselves to Bishop Winter to be confirmed this past Monday:  Lacy Allen, Christian Anastasie, Maura Brennen, Rodney Burgman, Riley Carr, Madison Deacon, Tyler Gedman, Ross Gibson, Katrina Janusek, Jaden Kovar, Maxamillion Logue, Daniel McKeever, Connor Shields, Braeden Stephenson, Dylan Boytos, Carly Fiebig and Devin Hinkle, Darren Studnicki, Payton Ziemke.  

Our First Communicants who received their First Communion the last two weekends are coming to church this weekend wearing their communion outfits so we can see them and celebrate their taking this beautiful step in their faith journey.

LAST HOAGIE SALE OF THE SEASON THIS WEEKEND

Hoagies are being sold after all Masses this weekend.  This will be our last hoagie sale till September, so don’t miss this last chance to take advantage of a really good bargain while supporting your parish at the same time!  Many thanks to everyone who contributed in any way in making our hoagie sales a huge success.  We are extremely grateful for all your efforts and participation.  You truly make this event fun and successful.  See you in September.

SUMMER WEEKEND MASS SCHEDULE STARTED THIS WEEK

We have started our “summer weekend Mass schedule.”  Please make note of the times and places.  Saturday, 5:00 pm – Holy Name; Sunday, 8:30 am – St. Hedwig; Sunday, 10:00 am – Holy Name.  This schedule goes from May 3 thru August 30, except Sunday May 17. 

INSTALLATION MASS SCHEDULE SUNDAY MAY 17

Bishop Zubik will be back at Christ the Light of the World and St. Joseph parishes to install Fr. Tom as Pastor of both parishes.  These will be celebrated at 10:00 AM at Holy Name Church for Christ the Light of the World Parish  and at 11:45AM  at St. Joseph for St. Joseph Parish 

EASTER RAFFLE WINNERS

Christ the Light of the World:  (B-blue ticket, Y-yellow ticket) Apr. 20-#881B(not bought), Y(not bought), Apr. 21-#850 B(M. Dynoske), Y(Pat Bucy),  Apr. 22-#396 B(Ava Wisniewski), Y(Patti Bezak), Apr.23-#285 B(not bought), Y(Dave Foy), Apr. 24- #884 B(not bought), Y(Jenni Urban), Apr. 25- #719 B(Janet Kacey), Y(not bought), Apr. 26- #372 B(Rob Seabol), Y(Karen Boytos).

St. Joseph Parish: (Green Tickets)- Apr.20- #881(not bought), Apr. 21- #850(Ryan Kenney), Apr. 22- #396 (not bought), Apr. 23-#285(Kathy Hilley), Apr. 24-#884(not bought), Apr. 25-#719(George Kraus), Apr. 26-#372(not bought).

11TH ANNUAL "ED CAPRISTO" MEMORIAL JOINT PARISH GOLF OUTING

This annual event is taking shape and we are beginning in earnest to make plans for another fantastic, successful event.  It will be held this year on Monday, June 22 – Youghiogheny Golf Club.  Some things for you to make note of as well as anticipate:

  • Invitations: This week all of our business friends, as well as those who have golfed in the past will be sent invitations to participate with donations, signage or golfing in a foursome.  ONLY 128 golfers – first come, first served.  Remember, we sell out every year.  New golfers can get golf forms from the churches or call the rectory.
  • Parishioner Participation:  There will be an attachment to next week’s bulletin on the many ways  all parishioners are invited to participate.  Your participation is vital for the outings success, as well as keeping our parishes viable.
  • All Cash Raffle:  In the next week or so, parishioners will be mailed (4) four raffle tickets.  This “All Cash” raffle will go off June 22.  It is the 4-digit PA evening lottery number.  Each ticket has 2 possible winning numbers.  Donation is $2.00. The winning ticket will get $1,000.00; the number above and below will receive $250.00.  BONUS PRIZE:  If one of the three winning numbers hits again on July 4, 2014, we will give a $10,000.00 cash prize.  These tickets can make a great Father’s Day gift.

CCD PERFECT ATTENDANCE

Congratulations to the following students and to their parents for helping them achieve perfect attendance records for the 2014-15 school year:   Grade K: Chloe Lippert, Alex Thielet Grade 1: Gabriella Beresnyak, Jaden Dudek, Justin Horrell, Julia Kurimsky, Bailey Mellon Grade 2: Bryce Kameg, Carson Ruffing, Maddox Suss Grade 3: Evan Bost, Emmet Chesleigh, Cody Kuszaj, Tristin Lippert, Cody Makar Grade 4: Athena Steinbruegge, Mason Suss, Grade 5: Alexander Logue, Keagan Provident, Grade 6: Lauren Jacobs, Joey Mellon, Logan Thomas Grade 7: McKechnie Duda, Alyssa Ruhl, Colby Steinbruegge Grade 8: Joseph Jacobs, Shane Kuszaj, Benjamin Mayor, McKenzie Taylor.

JOINT PARISH PICNIC PLANNING BEGINS

The Picnic Date has been set for Sunday, August 16 at the Mifflin Social Club.  Our first planning meeting is scheduled for this Thursday at 6:30 in the [HN] Church Hall. This is a great opportunity to get involved in parish life.  Volunteers old and new who are interested in helping in any way are invited to bring themselves, their ideas, suggestions and good natures to the meeting!

SPAGHETTI AND MEATBALL DINNER

The Duquesne Volunteer Fire Department is having a Spaghetti & Meatball Dinner on Sunday, May 17th from 11AM to 7PM at the Duquesne Croatian Club, 1111 West Grant Avenue, Duquesne.  The $8.00 Price includes Salad & Bread.  For take-outs in Duquesne and parts of West Mifflin call 412-466-9766.  Proceeds benefit the Fire Department.

SCRIPTURE READINGS

Acts 9:26-31
 1 John 3:18-24
John 15:1-8

FINANCIAL REPORT FOR ST. JOSEPH

$    1,664.00 - April 26, 2015 Offertory
$       630.00 - Utilities
$       505.00 - Debt Reduction
$        55.00 - Because I Care

FINANCIAL REPORT FOR CLW

$ 4,021.50 - April 26, 2015 Offertory
$    630.00 - Utilities
$    323.00 - Religious Education
$    635.00 - Love Gift Donations (7)
$    1,811.41 - Holy Thursday Coin Offering

NEXT WEEK'S SECOND ENVELOPE

Next week's second envelope will be for utilities.