Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Kings 19: 16b, 19-21
Galatians 5: 1, 13-18
Luke 9: 51-62
Pastor: Fr. Chris Sherren
Associate Pastor: Fr. Ashok Veerabathina
Office Manager: Lucia Cameron
Catechetic Ministry: Theresa Johnston Pastoral Council: JoAnne Perry
Property/Finance: Rod MacKinnon
Monday 12:10pm Evelyn Reynolds Tuesday 12:10pm Rosie DesRoches
Wednesday 12:10pm Souls in Purgatory
Thursday 9:00am Clifford Francis Martin Friday 9:00am Albert Francis Doiron
9:30am – 12:00N Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Saturday 9:00am Lucie Gallant 4:30pm Messe Français 7:00pm Anniversary Mass … Romeo Dolan, Leo Keough, Michael Arsenault, Azele (Hazel) Marie Arsenault.
Sunday 9:00am & 10:30am
Baptism … inquiries/registrations, email Donna & Ron Dehmel firstname.lastname@example.org or call 436-4911. Baptism preparation held 3rd Tuesday of month, 7pm, Parish Centre.
St. Paul’s Prayer Group … Tuesdays in Parish Centre main hall, 7:00 pm preceded by Rosary. All are welcome!
Prayer Line … to have prayers said for family/friends experiencing health problems, call 436-5039 or 436-6135.
St. Peregrine Mass (Patron Saint of cancer & other serious illnesses) … every 3rd Thursday of the month, 7pm followed by a blessing with the St. Peregrine oil.
Catholic Women’s League … first Monday of the month at 7:00pm in the main hall. www.cwl.ca
Provincial C.W.L. … www.cwlpei.ca
Militia Immaculata (MI) … meets 2nd Saturday of each month, Boardroom, after 9:00am Mass. Everyone welcome.
Knights of Columbus … NO meetings in July & August … will resume in September. Join the K of C ,1st Sat. of the month, 6:30pm for rosary in preparation for the 100th Anniversary of Our Lady’s appearance at Fatima.
Pope Francis Encyclical “Misericordiae Vultus” – “The Face of Mercy” … “This is the opportune moment to change our lives. This is the time to allow our hearts to be touched.” (MV #19)
Important Note re Thursday, JUNE 30th Mass … this will be held at 9:00am and not the usual 7:00pm.
Diocesan Scripture Institute … July 4th – 7th, St. Pius X with Rev. Normand Bonneau, OMI presenting on “The Letters of St. Paul”. Brochures in Church entrance.
French Missalette Order … those of you who ordered last August, your subscription expires at the end September. Anyone else wishing to order this French Missalette through the Parish, saving you about $10, is asked to do so at the Parish office no later than August 5th. The English Missalette will be ordered later and you will be notified.
Society of St. Vincent de Paul … suggested food items … soda crackers, canned meats for sandwiches, miracle whip and dry cereals. Alone we can do so little … together we can do so much. We are indeed making a difference … thank you!
Prayers for the sick/suffering … Al Rogers, Diane Gallant, Albert McInnis, Ronald Albert, Una Clow, Patrick & Jean Doucette, Jenna Black, Eddy Dykerman, Emily Blacquiere, Pam Perry, Tammy Gallant, Sheila Dunphy, Marion Bernard, Brian Spin, Tiffany Gallant, Joshua Gallant, Gail Arsenault, Michelle McRae, Millie Thomarat, Bobby Gallant, Rosalie/Roger Duguay, Joseph Broderick Gallant, Doreen Arsenault, Laurie Ann Poirier, Lisa Arsenault, MaryAnn Bernard, Jacob Walker, Tim Craig, Judy Gallant, Sharon Laviolette , Arnold Power, Clare Mulligan, Sharon MacNeill, Darlene Savory, Margaret Cole, Doris Gerrard, Norma Lewis, Sylvain Richard, Betty Cormier, John DeCoste, Joseph Albert, Shirley Dickinson, Tom Carew, Geraldine Hynes, Wayne Spin, Colette Cormier, Terry Graham, Eunice Workman, Tim Brown & Lola-Grayce, Janice Gillis, Donald MacDonald, Carson Allain, Roy McRae, Elaine Cormier, Jean Profit, Erma Huestis, Adam Bourque … that Jesus may bring healing.
Vacation Bible Camp … NOTE: change in grades … coming to St. Paul’s, July 18th – 22nd. Children entering grades 1 to 6 may register for a wonderful week discovering their faith in a fun-filled, exciting environment. Registration forms are available at the Parish office.
Pancake Breakfast … the K of C will hold this breakfast after the 10:30am Mass on Sunday, June 26th to sponsor youth attending the Steubenville Youth Conference in July. Cost is a goodwill offering. Please join us and support the youth in our parish. If you cannot make it but wish to make a donation towards the Steubenville Conference, you may do so at the Parish office. Thank you!
What are we doing to eliminate child pornography in Canada … St. Paul’s CWL has available … on a table at the entrance of the Church … ‘Pornography Hurts Everyone’ postcards for parishioners to send to their Member of Parliament in Ottawa. NO stamp required! Please state your MP’s name with a question addressed to him, eg. … “What are you doing to eliminate child pornography in Canada?” Sign your name, with your return address, indicating you want a response. Thank you!
Family Retreats … spend quality time with other Catholic families. Thursday thru Sunday Retreats at Kolbe Retreat Center, Grand River. $250 registration fee covers food/lodging . July 14-17, July 21-24, Aug. 4-7, Aug. 18-21 and Aug. 25-28. Space is limited Visit www.hfmpei.com call 902-854-2719.
Clinical Pastoral Education at the QEH … Sept. 13, 2016 to April 5, 2017 … an intensive, experience-based approach to learning ministry. Open to clergy, theology students and lay persons with theology training who want to improve their pastoral skills in a health care setting. Application deadline is August 7th … Kim Bustard, Coordinator … email@example.com 902-894-2094.
St. Patrick’s Parish Fundraising Picnic … Sunday, July 3rd, in Grand River from 1:00-4:00pm. All welcome.
International Children’s Memorial Place … Old Fashioned Family Picnic … Sunday, July 31st, Scales Pond, Lower Freetown. Open to the public. Musical entertainment, fishing derby, petting zoo, games, etc. Info: Krista Silliker – 303-3094 or firstname.lastname@example.org
St. Paul’s Youth Group … meets Wednesdays, 7pm – 9pm, 2nd level of Parish Centre. All youth, Grades 7 & up are welcome to attend. Come and see.
SDU Scholarships and Bursaries … SDU Bursary deadline is August 31. Criteria and application forms are at www.saintdunstansuniversity.ca
Connolly Estate Bursaries … available to 1st & 2nd year full time university students who are residents of PEI of Irish descent. www.owenconnollyestate.com Due on or before August 31st.
SDU Bursary … students are reminded that the deadline to apply is August 31st. Criteria and application forms at www.saintdunstansuniversity.ca
Catholic Girls Retreat Camp … July 29-31st for girls aged 10-15 … Camp Kolbe, Bayside,PE. Contact Emilie Montgomery at email@example.com