Parish News, Thursday, March 14, 2019
Happy St. Patrick's Day!
Soup Supper &
Stations of The Cross
Come join us for our Lenten Soup Suppers (5:30
Johnson Hall) and Stations of the Cross (
) on the following Thursdays:
, 4/4 &
Each week, a different group from our parish will be leading the stations and they will use a variety of devotional guides.
The Way of the Cross by St. Alphonsus Ligori
hosted by Fr. Dave
Stations of the Cross for Families
hosted by SFDS Youth Faith Formation Teams
The Way of the Cross by St. Alphonsus Ligori -
hosted by The Knights of Columbus and Vanguard
Mary’s Way - Stations of the Cross
-hosted by Women of Saint Francis
Way of the Cross with Taizè chant
Matt and Choir
Eucharistic Adoration will close for the day at 6:00 pm on:
Sunday, March 17
Monday, March 18
Tuesday, March 19
Due to the Parish Mission.
Wednesday, March 20
Adoration in the Chapel will close for the day at 6:00 pm. Adoration will resume in the Church beginning at 7:00 pm for our Lenten Reconciliation Service.
Notice of Parishioner's Death
Fr. David Sizemore will celebrate the rite of Christian burial for Norma Jean Crawmer, Saturday, March 16, 2019, 1:30 PM at St. Francis de Sales.
Please keep Norma’s soul as well as her friends and family in your prayers.
Parish Mission: Becoming Christ
Offered By Damascus
We just can’t wait until Sunday to share this video invitation with you.
Meet David Born!
David is a sophomore at Queen of Heaven Academy. David is an Altar server at Sunday Masses as well as weddings and funerals, and is also a junior Master of Ceremonies. He has served as a Vacation Bible School volunteer, assisted with the first reconciliation retreat, assisted at St. Vincent de Paul Thrift store, served the Winter Wonderland Dance, leadership in Youth Ministry, and is a member of Boy Scout Troop 8 at St. Francis de Sales. David and his family have been parishioners at St. Francis de Sales for 20+ years.
Join us to celebrate St. Joseph!
The evening includes an Italian-inspired Dinner and Live Entertainment
Price of admittance:
1 bag of non-perishable food items to share with the
hungry of Licking County in honor of Saint Joseph.
Deadline is Wednesday, April 10.
Tickets may be “purchased” at the Parish Office.
Limited, Assigned Seating
Requests will be accommodated to the best of our ability.
We are very grateful to the Catholic Foundation for their support.This year we received $54,000 in grants for our Parish.
$15,000 Discipleship Grant to support our Young Adults Ministry and our Senior Ministry: The Franciscans
$10,000 School Safety and Improvement Grant to complete our PA system in the Preschool Building
$10,000 Exterior Restoration Grant to help defray some of the exterior restoration cost
$10,000 Divine Renovation Grant for our Parish to join the Divine Renovation Network
$7,000 Vocations Culture Grant
$2,000 Amazing Parish Grant – for our Leadership staff to attend the Amazing Parish Conference in Cincinnati
For more information on the Catholic Foundation and the good work they do in our Diocese and how you can Leave a Legacy of Love and Faith uniquely aligned with your Catholic values and beliefs please visit
on Thursday, March 14 at 2:00PM