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 PENTECOST SUNDAY – JUNE 9, 2019
MASS SCHEDULE – JUNE 10-16:
MONDAY 9:00 AM +IN THANKSGIVING FOR 35 YEARS OF PRIESTHOOD
TUESDAY 9:00 AM ANNE SNYDER (a friend)
THURSDAY 9:00 AM LIVING/DECEASED OF ST. FRANCIS ALTAR SOCIETY
FRIDAY 9:00 AM KARYN BYRNES (friends)
SATURDAY 4:00 PM JOANN BEAUTO (Ray & family)
SUNDAY 9:00 AM HEALTH/WELFARE OF ST. FRANCIS PARISHIONERS
10:30 AM ANDREW GLONCHAK (Scott & Chris Swanson)
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION, SATURDAYS, 3:15 – 3:45 PM
+CELEBRATE WITH FATHER JIM
Father Jim will celebrate his 35th Anniversary to the Priesthood this Monday, June 10th. There will be Mass at 9 AM followed by a light breakfast served in the parish hall. Please join us for this special day!
ST. FRANCIS PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL will meet on Tuesday, June 11th at 4:30 PM in the Garden Room. Parishioners are always welcome.
FATHER’S DAY BREAKFAST The Annual Father’s Day Breakfast will take place in our parish hall next Sunday, June 16th following both Masses. All are welcome. There is no charge. Thank you to all who make this annual event possible!
WEDDING ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION – JULY 20, 2019
The Diocesan Wedding Celebration will take place at Cathedral of Christ the King beginning with an 11:00 Mass with Bishop Powers. Following Mass, a catered luncheon will be served in Kress Hall. If your 2019 Wedding Anniversary ends in 0 or 5 (example: 20-25,55, etc) and you and your spouse wish to attend this celebration, please call the parish office (715-398-7174) to register and the parish secretary will notify the diocesan office. All registrations are due June 17. If you have any questions please contact Deb Lieberg at 715-394-0205.
CALLING ALL YOUNG SINGERS Come sing with the National Catholic Youth Choir on Thursday, July 11, 2019 – 2 PM – 8 PM at Cathedral of Christ the King. The concert will be at 7 PM. Rehearse and perform with Conductor Andre’ Heywood. All participants will receive a free t-shirt and dinner. Register at www.CatholicYouthChoir.org.
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.
NEWS FROM HOLY ASSUMPTION If you have an e-reader or iPad you are not using we could deliver it to Kisa this summer, loaded with children’s books in English and Swahili. Please drop off at Holy Assumption Monday-Thursday from 8 am to 1 pm, before July 10th. Thank you!
CATHEDRAL SCHOOL NEWS We are currently looking for a few teaching positions for the upcoming 2019-20 school year. Send resumes and cover letter to: Mrs. Samarziya, 1419 Baxter Avenue, Superior, WI. 54880. For more information contact the school office at 715-392-2976. Cathedral School registrations K-8 continues.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT dePAUL This weekend as we celebrate Pentecost the Holy Spirit wants to make us advocates of God’s presence to bring new life to others. Your gift to the society will help the poor to believe in the mystery of God’s love for them. Join us at our next meeting on Tuesday, June 11th at 6 PM at the Catholic Charities Building, 1416 Cumming Avenue.
SUMMER ACTION RETREAT Calling all current middle schoolboys! Bring yourself and a friend on Monday, June 17-Thursday June 20 to St. Lawrence Seminary in Mt. Calvary, WI for four days of field Olympics, games, team building and prayer. You will enjoy living in our dorms, eating lots of food, and making new friends! Cost is $50 and includes housing and food. Transportation is available from select cities throughout the state. Register at: www.stlawrence.edu/retreats.
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Happy 95th Birthday to long-time parishioner Joe Lanctot! Joe currently resides at The Lighthouse of Superior.
COLLECTION: MAY 29-30
Adult $ 3,363.00
TOTAL $ 4,111.41
NATIONAL CONCERN COLLECTION will take place next weekend. There is an envelope in your packet for the five Catholic initiatives that touch the faithful of Wisconsin as well as the United States. Thank you for your generosity and prayers.
MINISTRY SCHEDULE JUNE 22-23
Cross Bearer – ARLENE OSTELRUND
Candles – CARRIEANN MICHALSKI, LORIE FRINK
Reader – KYLE MEHLUM
Server – TOM WONDOLKOWSI
Communion – PAUL OLSON
Ministers – LORIE FRINK, KYLE MEHLUM, ARLENE OSTELRUND
Gift Bearers – AILEE MILLER AND FAMILY
Ushers – JERRY BEAUCHAMP, RON/BOB DEMBROSKI
Cross Bearer – TOM MICHELA
Candles – JANET WALROOS, JANET LEBARD
Reader – JEAN DOTTERWICK
Server – NANCY LUND
Communion – JANET LEBARD
Ministers – DAN LEIF, VIRGINIA MICHELA, GAIL ERDMAN
Gift Bearers – BOB, GAIL ERDMAN
Ushers – PHIL ALLEN, JIM LEMIEUX, BRAYLON LEMIEUX
Cross Bearer – ERNIE SWARTZ
Candles – EUAL MOORE AND KAY MOORE
Reader – DAN BLANK
Server – SUE BLANK
Communion – ERNIE SWARTZ
Ministers – DWANE ANDERSON, EUAL MOORE, KAY MOORE
Gift Bearers – ANDERSON FAMILY
Ushers – TOM CANNON, JIM ANKLAM, PAT NUMMI
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).
715-398-5661 715-392-5876 715-398-5527
Barbara Arlene Virginia
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