This Week's Bulletin

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

April 8th, 2018

REMEMBER IN PRAYER our CCD Second Graders who will be making their First Communion and the Confirmation Candidates from Christ the Light of the World, St. Joseph, St. Agnes, and Holy Trinity Parishes who will be celebrating the Sacrament of Confirmation at St. Mark Parish in Port Vue.


  • FIRST COMMUNION will be celebrated April 28th at 11:00am in Holy Name Church. First Communicants should report at 10:15am.  Practice will be April 27th at 6:00pm.  Students can wear their Communion attire to the Mass they attend the weekend of May 5-6 and Fr. Tom will acknowledge them.
  • CONFIRMATION will be celebrated April 25th at 7:00pm and practice is April 22nd at 6:30pm.  Both will be held at the St Eugene site in Liberty Boro of St Mark's parish.  If you have any questions regarding either First Communion or Confirmation, please contact Donna Lew-Buechel at 724 986 2557 or  

NEWLY BAPTIZED: Congratulations to the families of Emmy Rose Browne, Jordan Michael Mahoney, and  Sophia Louise Phar who have been baptized into God’s family.

REST IN PEACE ..... Please remember George Boros and Joseph (Whitey) Hlad who have died and risen to new life with the risen Lord.

SUNDAY.......... APR. 7-8..... HOMEMADE HOAGIE SALE....... All Masses, both Churches
SUNDAY.......... APRIL 8...... CCD – ALL GRADES..................................... 9:30 – 11:15 AM
THURSDAY..... APRIL 12.... MEN’S SPIRITUAL FOCUS GROUP HN Church Hall – 6:30 PM SUNDAY.......... APRIL 15.... CONFIRMATION CLASS.................. 11:30 AM Mass – 3 PM
THURSDAY..... APRIL 19.... WOMEN’S SPIRITUAL FOCUS GROUP HN Church Hall – 6:30 PM SUNDAY................ APRIL 22 CCD – ALL GRADES (LAST CLASS).......................... 9:30 – 11:15 AM
SUNDAY.......... APRIL 22.... CONFIRMATION PRACTICE St. Eugene Site, St. Mark Parish – 6:30 PM
WEDNESDAY. APRIL 25.... CONFIRMATION.. St. Eugene Site, St. Mark Parish – 7:00 PM
SATURDAY..... APRIL 28.... FIRST COMMUNION (Students report 10:15 AM)  HN Church – 11 AM

THANK YOU from Sister Peg O’Neill and all of us at the Intersection for your generous donation of breakfast foods.  We were able to serve some of it to our people, and the rest we distributed at our weekly food bank.  Your generosity enables us to relieve the suffering of impoverished children and adults in our area.

A GOLF OUTING PLANNING MEETING is scheduled for Wednesday, April 25 at 6:30pm in HN Rectory.

HOLY TRINITY STUFFED CABBAGE DINNER:  Next Sunday, April 15th from 12:00 to 5:00pm.  Adults, $9.00, children $5.00.  Come enjoy a great meal along with some great fellowship and camaraderie. 

CHEREGI SALE:   Holy Trinity’s Mens/Ladies Club is holding a Cheregi Sale on Saturday, April 21st starting at 2pm.  The cost is $8 per dozen.  Limit two dozen per sale.  

SUPER  BINGO:  Holy Spirit Church, 2603 Old Elizabeth Road, West Mifflin today, April 8, 2018.  Doors and kitchen open at 12:00 pm.  Early Bird games begin at 12:30pm.  Tickets, which are $25 per person, are available at the door.  For more information, call 412-346-0477.  Come and enjoy the afternoon with us!! 

SACRED HEART ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CASH BASH:   Friday, April 20 at the Teamster Temple in Lawrenceville.  Doors open at 6pm.  Tickets are $45.00 per person and include a catered buffet dinner, two drinks, music, and dancing.  The evening also includes prize payouts totaling $3000.00, 50/50, basket raffles, and silent auction.  BYOB.  For tickets:  For questions:

SENIOR SPRING FLING SOCIAL & DANCE:  Wednesday, May 9, at McKeeesport Palisades.  Doors open at 3pm, dinner at 4pm, dance to the Mikey Dee Band from 5-7pm, drawings & raffles at 7pm.  $10.00 admission includes dinner.  Cash bar available.  For info & tickets call UPMC McKeesport Aging Institute at 412-664-2306.

#SETHSTRONG 2018 RAFFLE:  Fundraiser for Seth Jacob Budai Memorial Scholarship. Winning number taken from PA Daily Pick 3 Lottery at 7pm, first number drawn Thursday, May 24, 2018.  Donation $15.00. Grand Prize is $10,000.  Scholarships go to two students from Winters Mill High School where Seth taught.  For tickets call Colleen & Paul Budai at 412-469-1216.