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
SIXTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – JULY 21, 2019
MASS SCHEDULE – JULY 22-28:
WEDNESDAY 9:00 AM CHARLES TYSON (Randy & Deb Else)
THURSDAY 10:30 AM Fr. Jim will offer Mass at The Lighthouse.
FRIDAY 9:00 AM HEALTH/WELFARE OF ST. FRANCIS PARISHIONERS
SATURDAY 4:00 PM KATHY HANSON (Sue Koehler)
SUNDAY 9:00 AM EARL DAVERN (family)
10:30 AM PAUL ZATKO (Robert, Gloria & families)
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION, SATURDAYS, 3:15 – 3:45 PM
IMPACT - BRING FAITH TO LIFE. FIND LIFE IN FAITH.
This week as a part of your bulletin you will find a very informative and interesting flyer for the month of July. This flyer is made available to us by Catholic Life and Faith. We plan to make one available to our parishioners each month of the year. Please take this home and read it at your leisure. There are many informative articles. We encourage you to share with your family.
COMING SOON! ST. FRANCIS XAVIER ALL-SCHOOL REUNION is being planned for August 3, 2019 here in our parish church and parish hall. There is no fee, no registration or RSVP. Simply plan to attend. The schedule is as follows:
2:30 PM Prayer of the Rosary 3:00 - 4:00 PM - Favorite Hymns
4:00 PM Mass 5:00 PM – “Hot Lunch”
9:00 PM Celebration continues – place to be announced.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT dePAUL Our volunteers visited people in 65 homes and 164 office visits. Over $8000 was given out in food, clothing and household goods. Thank you for your continued prayers, volunteer hours and financial support. You are welcome to join us at out next meeting on Tuesday, July 23rd at 6 PM at the Catholic Charities Building, 1416 Cumming Avenue.
BLESSED SOLANUS CASEY You are invited on Tuesday evening, July 30th in Kress Hall at the Cathedral of Christ the King for “The Porter’s Potluck.” The evening will include a meal, presentation and time of prayer to celebrate the memorial of Blessed Solanus Casey. Following the meal seminarian Dan Tracy will give a presentation on Fr. Solanus. Dan’s presentation will be an opportunity for prayer and a blessing with a relic of the True Cross. A relic of Blessed Solanus will be available for veneration. All are welcome.
CATHEDRAL SCHOOL NEWS We are currently looking for a few positions for the upcoming 2019-20 school year. These positions include a Middle School Science Teacher and Middle School Social Studies teacher. These are half-time positions but could be combined to a full-time position. We are also looking for a Hot Lunch Coordinator (29 hours weekly) for the upcoming 2019-20 school year. Send resumes for any of these positions to: Mrs. Samarziya, 1419 Baxter Avenue, Superior, WI. 54880 or email@example.com. Teaching position applications will be accepted until July 12 and the hot lunch coordinator position will be held until position is filled. Cathedral School registration has begun for grades K-8. If you are interested in registering please call the school office at 715-392-2976.
SINGLE CATHOLIC SUMMER RETREAT Looking for more Catholic community and spiritual enrichment? Join like-minded single Catholics, from all over the country, at an upcoming retreat near Chicago, IL. July 26-28, 2019. Fr. Thomas Loya and Jim Martini will be presenting on the theme of “Remaining Relational in an Unrelational World.” The weekend will also include music, time for reflection, Mass, fellowship and more. Space is limited to register soon. For more details and to register visit: www.JPllevents.com.
COLLECTION: JULY 6-7:
Adult $ 5,343.00
TOTAL $ 5,796.00 Thank you!
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 YOU INTENTION(S).
MINISTRY SCHEDULE JULY 27-28
Cross Bearer – DWANE ANDERSON
Candles – PAUL OLSON, LORIE FRINK
Reader – CELIA TARNOWSKI
Server – TOM WONDOLKOWSKI
Communion – LOR FRINK
Ministers – DWANE ANDERSON, VAL SASS, VOLUNTEER
Gift Bearers – SANDI/ROBERT
Ushers – JERRY BEAUCHAMP, RON/BOB DEMBROSKI
Cross Bearer – TOM MICHELA
Candles – VIRGINIA MICHELA, BETTY KRYSIAK
Reader – RICK DAVERN
Server – PETE RABOIN
Communion – JUDY DAVERN
Ministers – BARBARA CAREY, DAN LEIF, VIRGINIA MICHELA
Gift Bearers – GARY, JAN
Ushers – PHIL ALLEN, JIM LEMIEUX, BRAYLON LEMIEUX
Cross Bearer – ALEX LARSON
Candles – AARON MOEN, MEARA MOEN
Reader – KURT LARSON
Server – NANCY LUND
Communion – KIRK ILENDA
Ministers – SHANNON, RONNIE ILENDA, JULIE MCCOSHEN
Gift Bearers – MCCOSHEN FAMILY
Ushers – HOWIE MACKEY, JIM ANKLAM, PAT NUMMI
A MESSAGE OF IMPORTANCE
The Catholic Church is working diligently to prevent sexual abuse by parish employees, volunteers, deacons and priests. If you have been sexually abused by someone associated with the Church and would like to report or discuss the experience, we urge you to contact Kathy Drinkwine at 715-718-1110.
The Diocese of Superior welcomes your call and understands how difficult it may be to reach out for help in this situation. The phone number provided is confidential and dedicated solely to these calls. Know that your call will be treated with respect, dignity, and compassion.
The Diocese of Superior is bound by civil and canon law to report sexual abuse of a minor to civil authorities. Anyone who believes that they have been sexually abused is strongly urged to report as well.