Living the Resurrected Life - Parish News for Tuesday, 05.01.20
A VIDEO MESSAGE FROM FR. DAVE
WORSHIP & PRAYER
Living the Resurrected Life
Connection Tip #6 is from the John Paul II Healing Center.
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Reconsecration of the US to Mary
In light of the global pandemic sweeping our world, the month will begin in a very special way. The Bishops of the United States in conjunction with the Bishops of Canada have made a collaborative decision to re-consecrate both countries to the intercession and protection of Our Lady under the title of Mary, Mother of the Church on Friday, May 1st at 3 PM EDT. This event will be aired live on:
EWTN Television Network:
EWTN Facebook page:
St. Gabriel Radio: AM 820, Columbus; FM 88.3 Portsmouth.
Preparing for the Month of Mary
greeting from Pope Francis
as we prepare to honor the Virgin Mother Mary during May. And also consider joining Fr. Dave in praying this
Novena to Mary, Undoer of Knots
Sacrament of Reconciliation
Fr. Dave will resume hearing confessions beginning next week on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday by appointment only.
Check out details
about how we're making this happen,
then sign up here
Sunday Mass Online
Join us as we live stream Mass on Sunday at 10 am. Please use this
link to our channel
to watch. Download this week's Mass program and bulletin below.
Adult Faith Formation
Lenten Homily Series Returns
Fr. Dave completed his Lenten Homily Series – Proofs for God’s Existence. Here is #1 in the series:
Science Makes the Case for God
. These reflections are meant to help you, your family and friends with some of the most common obstacles to belief in God, or objections to following God. Please share them with others. Listen from your smartphone or computer on
Mom's Morning Online
Come to a special Mom's Morning Online: The Rosary Edition, Saturday, 5/2 at 9 am via
. During May, Catholics traditionally honor Mary (and what a coincidence! Mother's Day is also in May)! The Virgin Mother is the epitome of what it means to be a good mom. We will chat about the rosary then recite it with guided scriptural meditation. If you've never prayed the rosary, don't worry. This is a laid back group and this is a great time to start! All are welcome! (Zoom password: 1234)
If you haven't yet signed up for Online Alpha, space is still available through 5/8. The Zoom session times have been set and we would love to have you join us! Sessions start Sunday, 5/3. Will one of these days/times work for you?
Mondays at 8 pm
Tuesdays at 7 pm
Wednesday at 10 am or 7 pm
Thursday at 10 am, 7 pm or 7:30 pm
Sunday at 1 pm or 6:30 pm
Patti Vincent is joining us for
! She is going to be sharing a special devotion she has - check it out!
will meet on Sunday at 7 pm.
oin us to hang out with friends or make new ones
! We'll see you there!
Have you been battling with darkness? Jesus already fought the battle and won.
Watch this from Chris Stefanick to hear more
Elementary Faith Formation
Join Mr. Marron via
as he leads our students in reciting the Rosary before Mass on Sunday, 5/3 at 9 am. All are welcome! Bring your favorite Rosary beads and a prayer intention intention to share (Zoom meeting password is 1234).
First Holy Communion
Attention students preparing to receive First Communion and their families
the Second of three Monday emails went out Monday via Flocknotes and email. Contact
if you have not received the email or have any questions. Thank you for the work you have turned in, it has been beautiful to see! We hope you are enjoying the retreat!
PARISH COMMUNITY NEWS
Linda Campbell was born December 10, 1941 and passed away on April 27, 2020. Your condolences for the family can be forwarded to
Michaela Maglalang (Linda's sister) at 1509 Glastonbury Drive, Plano, TX 75075.
We are still available to serve you by phone or email. Don't hesitate to reach out if you need us! Please
see a contact list here
Are You Smarter Than a Catholic 5th Grader?
Time for a humility check.
Test your Catholic knowledge
let us know how you do
Drive-Thru Food Drive
COM is hosting a no-contact Drive-Thru Food Drive on Sunday, 5/3, 5 - 7 pm to benefit Newark food pantries that have become depleted over the past few weeks. Help us maintain no contact by placing your donations in your trunk.
Check out Fr. Dave's invitation to participate
PASSING THE VIRTUAL OFFERTORY BASKET
As you heard during last Sunday's Mass, our offertory is suffering since we are not able to gather in person. If you are able, will you consider donating to the parish in one of the following ways?
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
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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.
05.03.20 Mass Program.pdf
on Friday, May 1 at 10:02AM