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WEEKLY BULLETIN - JANUARY 19TH, 2020

Updated: Jan 26

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 SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – JANUARY 19, 2020

MASS SCHEDULE – JANUARY 20-26:

MONDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE

TUESDAY 9:00 AM H/W LAUREL KOEHLER (Sue & family)

WEDNESDAY 9:00 AM PATRICIA LITCHKE (Ray Beauto)

THURSDAY 9:00 AM JON HURD (Rick & Judy Davern)

FRIDAY 9:00 AM EMANUEL LaVALLEY (Larry/Bonnie McDonald)

SATURDAY 4:00 PM PATRICIA COTTON (sister, Mary Ann)

SUNDAY 9:00 AM JENNIFER LeMIEUX (friends)

10:30 AM H/W ST. FRANCIS PARISHIONERS

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION, SATURDAYS, 3:15 – 3:45 PM

RECONCILIATION ROOM

ST. FRANCIS PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL will meet on Tuesday, January 21st at 4:30 PM in the Garden Room. Parishioners are always welcome.

RELIGIOUS EDUCATION NOTES

SUNDAY, JANUARY 19 Grades K-6 9:15 AM

TUESDAY, JANUARY 21 Adult Bible Study – 9:30 AM

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22 Grades 6-8 - 6:00 PM

High School Large Group Event

7:15-8:30 PM “Families Connect”

Catholic Social Justice

Large/small group discussions.

Food/Refreshments/Dessert

THURSDAY, JANUARY 23 Appreciation Dinner for RE volunteers

Call Ernie 715-398-7174 for reservations.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 26 Youth Mass – 10:30 AM

Catechetical Sunday to honor RE volunteers

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 22 Confirmation Retreat for all preparing for

the Sacrament of Confirmation. This is a diocesan requirement. 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

AS WE ENTER THE COLD AND FLU SEASON our parish has made changes to the distribution of Holy Communion to help prevent the spread of illness. The distribution of Holy Communion will be limited to the host alone with only the priest having the chalice. This is a temporary liturgical modification that will be lifted once we are through the cold and flu season.

59TH ANNUAL SALAD BAR LUNCHEON – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 8 – NOON

The menu will feature a variety of homemade salads, hot German potato salad, bread, dessert and a beverage. Tickets are $10 for adults, $6 for children ages 6-12 and children under age 5 are free. There will be door prizes as well as the annual raffle drawings. If you have not yet received your raffle tickets they will be delivered soon. More tickets are available.

Please note: In the gathering space in the back of church you will find sign-up sheets. Please sign up to bring a salad, prizes, donate a gift card (or 2) or help the day of the luncheon. Salads should be brought to the parish hall the morning of the event between 8 and 10 AM. Thank you! For more information contact any of the following altar society members: Marilee at 715-399-8252 / Janet 715-394-4130 / Betty 715-394-3790 or Anne at 218-348-8526.

CATHEDRAL SCHOOL NEWS

Mark your calendars!

Sunday, January 26th Pancake Breakfast in Kress Hall – 8:30 AM – noon.

All proceeds (free will offering) will help support the Cathedral Athletic Assn.

Wednesday, February 5th 9 AM – 11 AM or 4 PM – 5:30 PM

Are you interested in joining our 3K or 4K preschool? Please join us at one of the upcoming open houses. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit classrooms, meet teachers and learn about the program. For questions please contact Kristen Revering at 715-392-2976. “Inspiring students through Faith, Knowledge & Service.”

EXPRESSIONS OF DISCIPLESHIP – 2019/20 CATHOLIC SERVICES APPEAL

If you have not yet responded to the 2019-20 CSA, please set aside a moment to prayerfully consider a gift amount that your means will permit. A total of $36,900 has been pledged from our parishioners. Our parish “fair share” responsibility for the coming year is $51,346. Thank you to all who have already pledged.

This weekend, through the Sacrament of Baptism we welcome Wyatt Amund Lear, son of Robert & Geri. +

Wyatt’s godparents are Jonathan Acker & Michelle Pope.

COLLECTION: JANUARY 4-5, 2020

Adult Envelopes $ 6,760.00

Loose 612.94

TOTAL $ 7,372.94

JANUARY 25-26 We will have a second collection at all weekend Masses for the heating bills. There is an envelope in your packet for this collection. Thank you for your continuing generosity!

MINISTRY SCHEDULE JANUARY 25-26

4:00 mass

Cross Bearer – PAUL OLSON

Candles – SUE KOEHLER, CARRIEANN MICHALSKI

Reader – BERNIE TOMZAK

Server – EUAL MOORE

Communion – ANGELA BOOTH, PAUL OLSON

Ministers – VAL SASS, TOM WONDOLKOWSKI

Gift Bearers – ARLENE OSTERLUND, LORIE FRINK

Ushers – BOB DEMBROSKI, JERRY BEAUCHAMP, TEM LAMERS

9:00 mass

Cross Bearer – TOM MICHELA

Candles – BARBARA CAREY, JANET WALROOS

Reader – CHRIS SWANSON

Server – NANCY LUND

Communion – VIRGINIA MICHELA, BARBARA CAREY

Ministers – KATHY HESSELGRAVE, VOLUNTEER

Gift Bearers – GARY/JAN ABRAHAMSON

Ushers – RANDY KLINE, JIM AND JOE VANO

10:30 mass – YOUTH MASS

Cross Bearer – STUDENT

Candles – STUDENT, STUDENT

Reader – STUDENT

Server – STUDENT

Communion – KIRK ILENDA, SHANNON ILENDA

Ministers – RONNIE ILENDA, JANET LEBARD

Gift Bearers – STUDENTS

Ushers – TOM CANNON, HOWIE MACKEY, BOB BENSON/OR VOLUNTEER


Additional Christmas Flowers:

Charles (Bud) Cwodzinski - (Jackie)

Nicholas Mark Nordness - (Jackie)

Janet Hughes - (friends)

Maureen Golden - (family)

Steve Warner - (Elaine)

H/W Bob Nickodem - (Cathedral Class of 1960)

H/W of Monica - (a friend)

My Family - (Laura Devona)

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Address |

2316 East Fourth Street

Superior, WI 54880

​​Phone |

Office: 715-398-7174

Prayer Requests: 715-398-5661

Email​ |

mary@stfrancisxavier.us

Office Hours |

Monday -Thursday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

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