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
ELEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, JUNE 17 2018
MASS SCHEDULE – JUNE 18-24:
TUESDAY 9:00 AM JANELLE (CANNON) LANGDON (a friend)
WEDNESDAY 9:00 AM BOBBY DAVERN (family)
THURSDAY 9:00 AM STEVE BLOOMQUIST (friends)
FRIDAY 11:00AM FUNERAL MASS FOR ALVINA MCDONOUGH
SATURDAY 4:00PM BILL HERTEL (Sister, Lorie)
SUNDAY 9:00AM HEALTH/WELFARE OF ST FRANCIS PARISHONERS
SUNDAY 10:30AM 65TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY ROLLAND AND JOAN PLUNKETT
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION, SATURDAYS 3:15 – 3:45 PM ------------
FATHER’S DAY BRUNCH – JUNE 17
Please join us today for the Annual Father’s Day Brunch. It will be served following both the 9 AM and the 10:30 AM Masses. There is no charge and all are welcome! Thank you to all who made this event possible!
“RAISE US UP” CAMPAIGN UPDATE - WE HAVE SURPASSED $405,000!!!
The parish continues to raise funds for our new church elevator and parish hall renovation. Thus far we have pledges from 250 families (42%) totaling $409.136.00, (91% of our goal). A reminder to those who have not yet pledged to please send in your pledge envelope as soon as possible. There are payment and pledge envelopes in the blue baskets in the gathering space of the church. Thank you!
The entire diocese is invited to the Cathedral of Christ the King on Sunday, June 24th at 4 PM to celebrate the ordination of Richard Rhinehart to the priesthood. Bishop Powers is the Celebrant and homilist. Come and be a part of this happy occasion!
CATHEDRAL SCHOOL NEWS
Preschool and K-8 grades registration continues. Please call the main office at 715-392-2976 for more information. There are several employment opportunities for the 2018-19 school year. These include full-time fourth grade teacher, half-time middle school religion, science, social studies and full-time elementary/middle school music. Send resumes and cover letter to Mr. Carr at 1419 Baxter Avenue or firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until June 18th.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT dePAUL
Our society has been blessed with donations of gently used and new spring and summer clothing in all sizes. If you, or someone you know, are in need of clothing please encourage them to call us for an appointment at 715-398-4039. If you are interested in volunteering on Tuesday or Thursday afternoons, please call the society. You are welcome to join us at our next meeting on Tuesday, June 26th at 6 PM at the Catholic Charities Building.
WANTED: USED KINDLES, NOOKS, e-READERS
The Kisa Mission Group from Holy Assumption Parish, is accepting these items which will be made available to students in Tanzania. Your items can be dropped at the Holy Assumption Parish office Monday through Thursday, 8 AM – 1 PM or call the parish office at 715-394-7919 for pick-up.
COLLECTION JUNE 2-3:
Adult Envelopes $5,437
Sympathy & Prayers to the family of Joseph Petrey.
May he rest in peace. +
MINISTRY SCHEDULE JUNE 23-24:
Cross Bearer - Paul Olson
Candles - Arlene Osterlund, Lorie Frink
Reader - Steve Tarnowski
Server - Pete Raboin
Communion – Celia Tarnowski
Ministers - Celia Tarnowski, Lorie Frink, Arlene Osterlund, Glen Erickson
Gift Bearers - Sue Koehler, volunteer
June Ushers – Bob, Ron, and Don Dembroski
Cross Bearer - Braylen LeMieux
Candles - Janet Walroos, Janet LeBard
Reader - Jean Dotterwisk
Server - Nancy Lund
Communion - Janet LeBard
Ministers – Kyle Mehlum, Nick Mehlum, and Gail Erdman
Gift Bearers - Genny/Tristan Teasley
June Ushers – Braylen and Jim LeMieux and Randy Kline
Cross Bearer – Dwane Anderson
Candles – Eaul Moore, Kay Moore
Reader - Jane Anklam
Server - Ernie Swartz
Communion - Julie McCoshen
Ministers – Shannon, Kirk, and Ronnie Ilenda
Gift Bearers - Moen Family
June Ushers – Tom Cannon, Jim Anklam, Ernie Swartz
PARISH PRAYER MINISTRY
DO YOU HAVE A NEED FOR YOURSELF, A LOVED ONE OR A FRIEND?
CALL THE PARISH PRAYER MINISTRY AND PRAYERS WILL BE OFFERED FOR YOUR SPECIAL INTENTION.
CALL ANY OF THE FOLLOWING NUMBERS - NO REQUEST IS TOO SMALL.
715-398-5661 715-392-2492 715-392-5876
“We received the Earth as a garden-home from the Creator.
Let us not pass it on to future generations as a wilderness.”
(Pope Francis to Oil Company Executives, June, 2018)