Start modeling today! | Parish News for Thursday, 4/22/21
Pregnant and abandoned by her
she refused to abort, trusting in God
Karin, originally from Peru, is 29 years old and has lived in Italy for two years. When she learned she was expecting a baby girl, she immediately chose a name: Valentina...She had been together with her boyfriend for six months when she got pregnant. He wanted to get her an abortion, but she refused, so he left her and disappeared. Read more by clicking the link below and learn how you can get involved with the Pro-Life work being done right here in Licking County!
Read Karin's story
Did God really do THAT?
Medical advancements? Life-changing inventions? Sports championships? Snow days? Should you thank God for
? Is he really in control? Chris Stephanick shares his thoughts in this 2 minute video.
Cyberspace cannot replace sacred space
Writer Donald DeMarco has an important reminder that cyberspace cannot replace sacred space. “There are no bodies in cyberspace, and as a consequence, people are not present to each other as fully real, bodified persons,” DeMarco writes. “Catholicism has always celebrated the tangible and encouraged the tactile. The Mass and the sacraments center on such concrete realities as blood, body, wine, bread, water, eyes, and hands.”
12 Traits of St. Joseph
every father should imitate
Have you ever wondered how to learn to be a good father by following the example of St. Joseph? In this photo gallery, you discover 12 qualities of the holy Patriarch that can be applied to the life of every father:
Upcoming Special Events
Wednesday, 4/28, 7 - 8:45pm - Murphy Hall
about this six-week seminar and
First Communion Mass
Saturday, 5/1 - Church
Please pray for our 2nd graders as they receive Eucharist for the first time. Please note: this is a closed Mass for 1st Communicants and their guests only. You may celebrate remotely by watching on our
Annual May Crowning
Sunday, 5/2 following the 8:30am Mass - Marian Garden
Little Flower Baby Shower
- for Shyanne expectant mother of triplets!
Sunday, 5/2, 2 - 4pm - Johnson Hall
, see the
volunteer to help
with the shower.
Soul Sisters Quarterly Meeting
Sunday, 5/16, 12:15pm - Murphy Hall
Learn more and RSVP
PASSING THE VIRTUAL OFFERTORY BASKET
We really need everyone to make an ongoing pledge to support our mission. Electronic giving is currently the most consistent way to give, safest and most reliable. Will you consider how you can help us during this time?
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
MOST RECOMMENDED -
For reoccurring gifts, you can set up automatic debit to one’s bank account or charges to one’s credit card.
Please fill out this
Offertory Commitment Form
to set up recurring payments.
One-Time Online Donation
If you normally donate by envelopes or the basket, we have set up a link to donate online with a one-time donation by credit card.
Click here to complete the form
. You may use this link as often as you like.
Another option is through our new TEXT-to-GIVE number. Donate simply by texting SFDS to 740.240.6093. You can also use this in place of your normal offertory basket giving.
If you would like to continue using your envelopes, please mail your contribution into the parish office at 40 Granville Street, Newark, OH 43055. Checks are preferred as cash is not a safe or secure way to fulfill your offertory through the mail.
Parish Office Hours
Monday - Thursday 9:30a - 4p
Sunday 9:30a - 12:30p
Wednesdays 5:30 - 6:15p
Saturdays 3:45 - 4:15p
Or by Appointment
Tuesday @ 12p
Wednesday @ 6:30p
Friday @ 9a
Saturday Vigil @ 4:45p
Sunday @ 8:30a and
Sunday @ 11a (
on Thursday, April 22 at 2:00PM