Seventeenth Sunday of Ordinary Time

2 Kings 4:42-44 Ephesians 4: 1-6 John 6:1-15

Pastor: Fr. Chris Sherren
Associate Pastor: Fr. Ashok Veerabathina
Office Manager: Lucia Cameron
Pastoral Associate/Counselor: Florence Arsenault
Catechetic Ministry: Theresa Johnston
Pastoral Council: JoAnne Perry
Property/Finance: Peter Brown

Liturgical Schedule
Monday 12:10 pm Andrew Perry
Tuesday 12:10pm Hazel Arsenault
Wed 12:10pm For the living: Dr. Ron Doucette
Thursday 7:00pm Noreen Lawless
Friday 9:00am Anthony Gallant
9:30am – 12:00N Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Saturday 9:00am Frank & Delima Richard & son Gerald
4:30pm Messe française
7:00pm Anniversary Mass … Anthony Gallant, Mary (Bud) Ramsay, Evelyn Peters, Russ & Frances Campbell, Jocelyn Gallant, Florence & John J. White & deceased Family Members.
Sunday 9:00am & 10:30am

Baptism … for inquiries/registrations, please email Donna & Ron Dehmel or call 436-4911 . Baptism preparation held 3rd Tuesday of the month, 7:00pm, Parish Centre.

St. Paul’s Prayer Group … Tuesdays in Parish Centre main hall, 7:00pm preceded by Rosary. All 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 …

Provincial C.W.L. …

Society of St. Vincent de Paul … meetings CANCELLED for the summer. Meeting again in Sept.

Knights of Columbus … no meetings during summer months. Will meet again in Sept. 2015

Warm Welcome … extended to Fr. Ashok … may your time, here at St. Paul’s, be filled with love and many blessings. We thank God for you!

Multiplication of the Loaves…the miracle of the multiplication of the loaves, when the Lord says the blessing, breaks and distributes the loaves through his disciples to feed the multitude, prefigure the superabundance of this unique bread of his Eucharist. (Catechism of the Catholic Church 1335)

Custodian Wanted … St Paul’s Parish is looking for a custodian to provide cleaning and maintenance services for the Church and Parish Center. The candidate must be a self starter, preferably with experience in maintenance and/or cleaning. Please forward resume to the parish office on or before July 29, 2015 at 289 Winter St, Summerside PEI C1N 1N4 email A more detailed list of duties is available by email or at the office.

French Missalette Order … for those who had ordered through the Parish , please note that your subscription expires at the end of September 2015. Anyone wishing to order the French Missalette … through the Parish office and saving you about $10 … beginning October 2015, will need to notify the Parish office no later than August 10th. You also have the choice of ordering your own through Novalis directly. The English Missalette will be ordered later.

Prayers for the sick & suffering … David Blacquiere, Clare Mulligan, Sharon MacNeill, Bruce Richard, Richard & Lisa Arsenault, Eunice Savidant, Darlene Savory, Margaret Cole, Doris Gerrard, Norma Lewis, Patricia Tang, Sylvain Richard, Betty Cormier, John DeCoste, Dr. Ron Doucette, André Cormier, Joseph & Stella Albert, Shirley Dickinson, Tyler Field, Irving Gallant, Tom Carew, Geraldine Hynes, Wayne Spin, Brenda Sherry, Colette Cormier, Emily McCoubrey, Terry Graham, Eunice Workman, Tim Brown & daughter Lola-Grayce, Janice Gillis, Donald MacDonald, Carson Allain, Cody Arsenault, Roy McRae, Elaine Cormier, Jean Profit, Leonard J. Arsenault, Erma Huestis, Adam Bourque, Sheila Dunphy … that Jesus may bring them healing in body and spirit.

Religious Education News …
Families who taught their children at home … please return your books to the parish office. I still need some books to be returned before catechism begins in September. The office is open 9:00am to 4:30pm daily. We will need new parents to come on board to teach or assist those already teaching Sunday catechism; all grades are in need. Please consider this important ministry as your child or grandchild is learning their faith. Without your assistance, the Parish program could not continue. I look forward to hearing from you … say YES! You can contact the parish directly or send Theresa an email.

St Peregrine Relic … enclosed in a crucifix. This went missing after the Mass of June 18th. If anyone has any information, please call the Parish office.

2015 Organ Recital Series … Tuesday, July 28th, 1:00pm with Leo Marchildon & Ch’Town Brass Quartet at St. Dunstan’s Basilica. The 45 minute program repeated on Wed., July 29th, 7:00pm at St. Simon & St. Jude’s, Tignish.

Catholic Charismatic Summer Conference … August 7th – 9th … Mount Allison University. Theme: “Becoming Ambassadors of God’s Kingdom through the Holy Spirit”. Registration accepted at the door. Call 1-902-667-7179 (leave message) or email

Catholic Studies courses offered at UPEI … funded by the SDU Board of Governors. Offering “Introduction to Catholic Christianity” in the fall (Wed, 7 to 10pm) and in the winter (Wed, 1:30 to 4:30pm). Second and upper-year courses include Social Ethics: Free & Faithful, Catholic Moral Thought and Spirituality of the Christian Mystics. Contact Scholar Robert Dennis at

To Celebrate the Year of Consecrated Life … the Diocese of Charlottetown is sponsoring a public presentation by Sister Lorraine Caza CND, on Monday, October 19th, 7:00pm at St. Pius X Church. Reserve date.

Mont Carmel Summer Concert Series … Sunday, July 26th features 4 Cord Boys, Alex Masden (NB), Julien Kitson and Samanta Robichaud (NB). Also stepdancing by Les Steppeuses. Doors open at 6:15pm. $10/adults $8/Members $4/Students.

St. Anthony’s (Bloomfield) Picnic … Sunday, Aug. 2nd . Outdoor Mass at 11am followed by hot roast beef dinners.

St. Paul’s Youth Group … meets every Thursday, 7pm – 9pm, 2nd level of St. Paul’s Parish Centre. All youth, Grades 7 & up are welcome to attend. Come and see.

St. Paul’s CWL Bursary … for daughters/granddaughters of CWL Members who are fulltime university/college students. Application forms available at the Parish office with deadline of Monday, August 24th.

SDU Post-Graduate Scholarship … a $5,000 non-renewable scholarship available for the Sept. 2015 academic year. Deadline for applying is July 31st. Info 902-393-3441 or

Connolly Estate Bursaries … for male & female 1st & 2nd year university students, R C & of Irish descent who have financial need. Forms at Due on or before August 31, 2015.

Hot Dog Sale…sponsored by St. Paul’s K of C … at Sobey’s from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm on Saturday, August 1st, 2015. Monies to be used for on-going projects.

St. John the Baptist Parish Picnic … August 9th beginning with Mass at 10:30am and followed by afternoon of food/fun for the whole family.

Talk (in French) on the Children’s Games of the Past … Tuesday, July 28th, Acadian Museum, Miscouche. Yvonne Pitre will speak about the games of her childhood in Saint- Philippe. Members of the audience will be invited to participate in illustrating some of the games.