ST. FRANCIS XAVIER CATHOLIC CONGREGATION
2316 East Fourth Street, Superior, WI. 54880
Parish Office: 715-398-7174 Parish Office Hours: Monday-Friday - 8AM – 4 PM
Diocese of Superior Website: www.catholicdos.org
St. Francis Parish Website: www.stfrancisxaviersuperior.com
Fr. Jim Tobolski, Pastor
Mary Margaret Sitek, Parish Secretary
PALM SUNDAY / PASSION OF OUR LORD– APRIL 14, 2019
ROAST BEEF DINNER – TODAY, 11 AM – 4 PM
MASS SCHEDULE – APRIL 15-21:
MONDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
TUESDAY 9:00 AM ANNE KOSSAK (family)
WEDNESDAY 8:30 AM Fr. Jim will offer Mass with the students at Cathedral.
EASTER TRIDUUM +
HOLY THURSDAY 7:00 PM MASS OF OUR LORD’S LAST SUPPER
GOOD FRIDAY 1:00 PM PASSION & DEATH OF OUR LORD
HOLY SATURDAY 8:00 PM BOBBY DAVERN (family)
A reception will follow in the parish hall to welcome our RCIA participants.
EASTERSUNDAY 9:00 AM JENNIFER LeMIEUX (Tom & Julie)
10:30 AM ROBERT (BOB) PALUMBO (Margie & family)
As our religious education classes come to an end for this year
we want to offer our gratitude to all of those who volunteer in this important ministry.
God Bless You and Thank You to…
Jen Saari, Karen Kolodzeske, Sandi Anderson, Heidi Gondik, Suzanne Prochazka, Donna Stubbe, Andrew Krueger, Jan LeBard, Chris Bronson, Michael Woods, John Gidley, Dwane Anderson, Ray & Lesa Radtke, Dan Blank & Melissa Gondik.
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION INFORMATION:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
CATECHIST MEETING WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17TH
FIRST COMMUNION SUNDAY, APRIL 28TH
SACRAMENT OF CONFIRMATION FRIDAY, MAY 3RD
MAY CROWNING/FIRST COMMUNION RECEPTION SUNDAY, MAY 5TH
BACCALAUREATE SUNDAY, MAY 19TH
LOOKING AHEAD – ST. FRANCIS ALTAR SOCIETY Plans are being made for the annual ‘THIS N’ THAT SALE” scheduled for May 17-18. Please begin saving items you wish to donate (no clothing, bedding, mattresses or box springs). Watch future bulletins for the schedule of dates to bring your items. Thank you! For more information call Paulette at 715-399-8564.
MASS INTENTIONS Masses are available for anyone who would like to remember a loved one who has passed, the health and welfare of someone in need, or your private special intention. Please call the parish office at 715-398-7174 or place an envelope in the collection basket with your intention included. Mass intention is $10.
CATHEDRAL SCHOOL NEWS Pre-school registration is now open. Cathedral School offers a 3 and 4 year old program. Please contact Amanda Schnell at 715-392-3900 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org. The first graders are continuing to collect pop tops to help Shriners Hospital purchase children’s wheelchairs. There is a collection container on first floor near room 100 and in the 1st grade classroom, room 206. CHASA participates in several programs which generate money for our school. Box Tops for Education are sponsored by General Mills. These tops can be found on several products including food, household items, tableware, office supplies and bakeware. Thank you for your support!
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT dePAUL Mark your calendars for our upcoming anniversary celebration breakfast on Sunday, May 5th in Kress Hall at Cathedral of Christ the King. Door prizes, great music, silent auction, and a delicious pancake, egg and sausage breakfast. There is no charge, however, donations to continue our work are always welcome. If you know of someone who is in need of spring and summer clothing, we have a great supply to give to those in need. Please call for an appointment at 715-398-4039. Our next meeting is Tuesday, April 23rd, at 6 PM at the Catholic Charities Building, 1416 Cumming Avenue.
RESPECT LIFE COMMITTEE meets once a month on Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00 PM to discuss Respect Life activities and events happening locally. If you would like to be a part of this committee or would like more information, please call Bonnie Thom at 715-394-0206.
Sympathy & Prayers to the family of
Kathleen (Kathy) Hanson.
May she rest in peace. +
This weekend, through the Sacrament of Baptism we welcome… +
Charles Edward Bray, son of Phillip & Susan.
PLEASE NOTE –THE MINISTRY SCHEDULE FOR HOLY WEEK – APRIL 13-21, HAS BEEN SENT UNDER SEPARATE COVER. IF YOU RECEIVED A MINISTRY ASSIGNMENT(S) PLEASE CALL MARY MARGARET AT THE PARISH OFFICE IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO SERVE. THANK YOU!
COLLECTION: MARCH 30-31:
Adult $5,086.00 World Concern $504.00
TOTAL $5,086.09 Thank You!
+ EASTER TRIDUUM +
HOLY THURSDAY, APRIL 18 – MASS OF THE LORD’S SUPPER – 7:00 PM
All are invited to bring bells.
GOOD FRIDAY, APRIL 19 – OUR LORD’S PASSION & DEATH – 1:00 PM
HOLY SATURDAY, APRIL 20, EASTER VIGIL – 8:00 PM
Reception to follow in the parish hall.
EASTER SUNDAY, APRIL 21 – MASSES AT *9:00 AM & 10:30 AM
*Please note: The 9:00 AM Mass is incense free.
ST. FRANCIS PARISH PRAYER MINISTRY
DO YOU HAVE A NEED FOR PRAYER FOR YOURSELF OR A LOVED ONE? NO REQUEST IS TOO SMALL.
CALL THE PARISH PRAYER MINISTRY AND A NETWORK OF PRAYERS WILL BE OFFERED FOR YOUR INTENTION(S).