Season of Great Lent
Monday, February 27, is Ash Monday, the beginning of the season of Great Lent. Liturgy on Ash Monday will be at 7:00 PM followed by a Mjaddra dinner benefiting the MYO at the MCC. Cost is $7.00 per adult and $5.00 per child 10 and under.
Join us every Friday at 6:30 PM during the season of Great Lent for the Stations and Benediction of the Holy Cross. A Lenten potluck meal will follow at the MCC.
It is our sad duty to announce the death of Robert Dieck, member of our parish, on Friday, February 17, 2017 at the age of 60. Funeral services are Monday February 27, 2017:
9:00 AM Visitation
9:40 AM Rosary followed by the funeral Liturgy
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made to the Order of St. Sharbel. Please keep Robert and his family in your prayers.
Grant him rest O Lord, and may Your perpetual light shine upon him. Amen.
Annual Lenten Appeal
The Annual Lenten Appeal for the Eparchy of Our Lady of Lebanon is now taking place. The Eparchy relies upon you to support our Maronite parishes, like this one, and train our future Maronite priests. Every family is asked to participate in the Appeal at a level which is meaningful for them and be generous. You mail your donation, drop it in the collection basket, or online at . Our parish’s goal for this year’s Appeal is $11,000.00. Please be generous and support your Eparchy. Thank you.
Parish Business Directory
We have received some entries for the Parish Business Directory. All parishioners who own a business or would like to advertise their field of work, and have not submitted their information are encouraged to please do so by contacting the church office or Paul Mery, his contact info is in the bulletin, to be included in the directory. Members of the parish council will be collecting your business cards and information after all next weekend liturgies.
The long awaited pictorial directory has arrived! Anyone who had their picture taken, can pick up their copy of the directory in the church foyer February 25-26, or you can get your copy from the church office.