23Dec
2012

Volunteer Opportunity

If you, or your family, would like an opportunity to participate in the offertory and carry the gifts to the altar for an upcoming Mass, a sign-up sheet may be found in the vesting sacristy located at the rear of the church.  Please consider taking this opportunity to take a more active role in our celebration of Mass.

23Dec
2012

Christmas Mass Schedule

 

 

 

 

 

CHRISTMAS EVE MASSES (Monday December 24, 2012)

  • 4:00 pm     Children’s Choir
  • 6:30 pm     Soloist – Gabriella Rounds
  • 10:00 pm   Soloist – Emily Mack

CHRISTMAS DAY (Tuesday December 24, 2012)

  • 9:30 am     For our entire parish family. Cantor – Loretta Ciraulo
16Dec
2012

What Should We Do?

The people came out to see and hear John, and liked what he had to say but didn’t know how to carry it out.  “What should we do?” was the question and John gave them very tangible and life changing practical things to do – especially things that others could see.

The world is still watching to see if Christian creeds and rituals make any difference in the actions and ethics of those of us who claim to be God’s people.  Do we practice our faith in public – the market place, the business place and the highways of life?  If they do not see us doing the truth, they will care little about the truth we speak.

16Dec
2012

Reconciliation Service

There have already been several opportunities to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation during this Advent season.  Another opportunity for individual confessions will occur at Sacred Heart Church at 7:00pm on Monday December 17, 2012.  Several priests will be available.  Please consider taking advantage of this opportunity to receive the graces of reconciliation in anticipation of and preparation for the celebration of our Lords birth.

16Dec
2012

Parish Office Holiday Hours

Parish Office will be closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and also Wednesday, December 26th.  Parish Office will be open on:

  • Thursday, December 27th 9am – 4pm
  • Friday, December 28th 9am -12pm.

Office will be closed on New Year’s Eve and also New Year’s Day.

16Dec
2012

Faith Formation News

As part of Sacred Heart’s Advent service projects children enrolled in the Faith Formation Program decorated paper bags (Early Childhood Program students) and created Christmas greeting cards (Upper Grades) to be given to home bound members of our community at Christmas.  Classes for Grades 1-8 will resume on January 6, 2013!

9Dec
2012

Prepare Ye the Way!

In this second week of Advent we hear in Luke’s Gospel that the word of God came to John the son of Zechariah in the desert.  John traveled throughout the whole region of the Jordan, proclaiming a baptism of repentance for the forgivness of sin… “A voice of one crying out in the desert:  “Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths.”

Please consider making an effort to take advantage of one of the many opportunities for the Sacrament of Reconciliation during this Advent season.

Communal penance services will be held at St. Michael’s at 11am and St. Jude’s at 7pm – both on Wednesday, December 12th.  A service for individual confessions will be held at Sacred Heart at 7pm on Monday, December 17th.  Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord!

 

9Dec
2012

Basketball Clinic Planned

Fun and fitness mixed with the fundamentals of basketball.  Registration forms are available on bulletin board in back of church or you may contact Sarah Ragone at sarahtodd1094@yahoo.com for more information.  The fee is $40 per child for the six week clinic.  Hoops are adjustable  and each child will receive a T-shirt.

9Dec
2012

Upcoming Events at Sacred Heart Church

Save the date and plan on attending these Christmas Season events at Sacred Heart!

  • Dec. 12: Christmas Concert, Grades 1-6 at 7pm
  • Dec. 16: School Family Mass at 11:15 then Christmas Concert for ECP & 6th Grade at 2:00 pm plus the Nativity
  • This year’s auction, “Mardi Gras”, will be on Saturday, February 9th, 2013 at the Franklin Terrace Ballroom so    mark your calendars now!
9Dec
2012

Holiday Bags for Parish Shut-ins

The Parish Elves will be preparing holiday gift bags for 50 Sacred Heart Parish Shut-ins.  Come and be part of the fun on Monday, December 17th at 6pm in the school cafeteria.  You can also enjoy the eggnog and cookies!  If you would like to help by donating items, there will be a Christmas box in the back of church from now until December 16.

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