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Pastor’s Reflection , March 3, 2019

Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

For this week’s bulletin blurb, I will yield to our good Bishop, Michael Burbidge, who in a very succinct way reminds us of the profound purpose and grave importance of the Bishop’s Lenten Appeal (BLA). This collection is crucial to the operation of our entire diocese, and at the same time, on a daily basis, it aids and enhances our ability to flourish as a parish community in Orange, Virginia.

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

The Bishop’s Lenten Appeal (BLA) supports the work of our diocese through programs and ministries that provide spiritual, charitable and educational assistance to men, women and children in our parishes. The theme for this year’s appeal is “Together in the LightContinued…

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Our Readers, Eucharistic Ministers, Ushers & Altar Servers

Saturday   Readers/EM:     Joe Pauli, Cheryl Pauli (EM)                               

Mar 02      Ushers:         John Clemente & John Robert Clemente

5:00pm     Altar Servers:   Grace, Isaac & Vince

 

Sunday      Readers/EM: James Dillon, Louise Monticello (EM)

Mar 03      Ushers:         Romie Powell &

8:00am     Altar Servers:  Jamie, Eric & Matthew

 

Sunday      Readers/EM: Jesse Evans, Karen Primeau (EM)

Mar 03      Ushers:         Ron Lloyd & David Bowman

1030am     Altar Servers: Joseph, Peter & Christopher

Counters:    John & Carol Keeney, Jesse Evans

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Ash Wednesday – 3/06

12:15pm      Readers/EM:   James Dillon, Pat Harbin (EM)

7:00 pm    Readers/EM:   Carolyn Comes, Karen Primeau (EM)

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Saturday   Reader/EM:     Daniel Strogis, Hazel Arruda (EM)

Mar 9       Ushers:           John Phelps & John Robert Clemente

5:00pm   Altar Servers:     Grace, Abby & Joseph

Sunday  Readers/EM: Charlcie Fielding, Louise Monticello(EM)

Mar 10        Ushers:             Mike Monticello & Gordon Genovese

8:00am   Altar Servers:     Shane, Eric & Matthew

 

Sunday     Readers/EM:     Carolyn Comes, Jesse Evans (EM)                           

Mar 10       Ushers:             Scott Johnson & Craig Lawson

10:30am   Altar Servers:    Jackson, Christopher & Peter

Counters:         Chris & Tina Riley, Thomas Allsbury

Upcoming Events

Saturday, Mar 2

  • First Saturday Mass – 9:00 am
  • Rosary – 9:30 am
  • Barry Mangum Funeral – 11:00 am
  • Confession – 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
  • Mass – 5:00 pm

Sunday, Mar 3, The Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

  • Mass – 8:00 am
  • CCD – 9:10 am
  • Mass – 10:30 am

Monday, Mar 4

  • Mass – 8:30 am
  • Acts Bible Study – 9:15 am
  • Legion of Mary – 12:00 pm
  • Acts Bible Study – 7:00 pm

Tuesday, Mar 5

  • Mass – 8:30 am
  • Women of Grace – 9:30 am
  • Linda Treakle Funeral – 10:00 am
  • Palm Burning – 6:30 pm
  • Pancake Supper – 7:00 pm

Wednesday, Mar 6

  • Mass and Distribution of Ashes – 12:15 pm
  • Choir Practice – 6:00 pm
  • Knights of Columbus – 6:30 pm
  • Mass and Distribution of Ashes – 7:00 pm

Friday, Mar 8

  • Mass – 12:15 pm
  • Adoration – 1:00 pm
  • Stations of the Cross – 6:30 pm
  • Soup Supper – 7:00 pm

Saturday, Mar 9

  • Confession – 4:00 pm
  • Mass – 5:00 pm

Sunday, Mar 10, First Sunday of Lent

  • Mass – 8:00 am
  • CCD – 9:10 am
  • Mass – 10:30 am

Monday, Mar 11

  • Mass – 8:30 am
  • Acts Bible Study – 9:15 am
  • Legion of Mary – 12:00 pm
  • Acts Bible Study – 7:00 pm

Tuesday, Mar 12

  • Mass – 8:30 am
  • Women of Grace – 9:30 am
  • RCIA – 7:00 pm

Wednesday, Mar 13

  • Mass – 12:15 pm
  • Choir Practice – 6:00 pm
  • Confessions – 6:30 pm
  • Adoration Holy Hour – 7:00 pm

Friday, March 15

  • Mass in Dogwood Village – 10:00 am
  • Mass – 12:15 pm
  • Adoration – 1:00 pm
  • Stations of the Cross – 6:30 pm
  • Soup Supper – 7:00 pm
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