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WEEKLY BULLETIN - MARCH 1ST, 2020

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

FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT MARCH 1, 2020

MASS SCHEDULE – MARCH 2-8:

MONDAY 9:00 AM C0MMUNION SERVICE

TUESDAY 5:00 PM HEALTH/WELFARE OF A FRIEND

ADORATION TO FOLLOW 5:30 -7 PM.

WEDNESDAY 8:30 AM Fr. Jim will offer Mass at Cathedral with the students.

11:15 AM Fr. Jim will offer Mass at St. Mary’s Hospital Chapel

THURSDAY 10:00 AM Fr. Jim will offer Mass at Golden Living.

FRIDAY 9:00 AM LEON STILWELL (Betty)

NOON STATIONS OF THE CROSS

SATURDAY 4:00 PM HEALTH/WELFARE OF ST. FRANCIS PARISHIONERS

SUNDAY 9:00 AM PATRICIA DEMEYER (Dick & Judy Campbell)

10:30 AM KHALIL W. LEMAR OLIVER (Kathryn & family)

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


ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT Join us for Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament on the first Tuesday of the month (beginning March 3). The evening will typically begin with Mass at 5 PM followed by adoration time and concluding with Benediction at 7 PM. Please consider signing up for a half-hour prayer slot – the sign-up sheet is on the table in the gathering space of the church. Should you have questions please call Katy at 262-347-8705.

COME AND SHARE IN THE PRESENCE OF THE LORD!


RELIGIOUS EDUCATION NOTES

SUNDAY, MARCH 1 Grades K-6 9:15 AM

Confirmation Dinner 6 PM

All parents and sponsors are welcome!

TUESDAY, MARCH 3 Adult Bible Study – 9:30

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4 Grades 6-8, 6 PM / Grades 9-11 7:15 PM

SATURDAY, MARCH 7 Private Confessions 11 AM – Noon.


SACRAMENT OF ANOINTING This weekend, February 29 – March 1, following all Masses

Fr. Jim will offer the Sacrament of Anointing. Please gather at the front of the church.

ST. FRANCIS ALTAR SOCIETY will meet on Thursday, March 5that 1 PM in the Garden Room. Hostesses for the afternoon will be Clem Hinz & Irene Hudacek. All ladies welcome!

The society is planning a THIS N’ THAT SALE in May. Ladies are asking for donations of household/kitchen items, books, purses, plants, garden items, etc. The sale will not include clothing, bedding or towels. Thank you for your support!


A HEALTHY PARISH The Parish Engagement Surveys have been read, digested, and interpreted. Now, in an effort to inform parishioners of those results and possible changes we can make based on those results, reports will be made in the Sunday bulletin on a monthly basis. Be sure to follow future bulletins for further updates on various parish programs and updates. The first activity in response to the Parish Engagement Survey was our recent Mardi Gras Pizza Party which was held following 4:00 Mass on February 22nd.


CATHEDRAL SCHOOL NEWS

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

THURSDAY, MARCH 5TH Kindergarten Round-Up / 9 AM or 5:30 PM

Middle School Information Night – 6PM - & PM

First graders continue to collect pop tabs which will be used to help Shriners Hospital to purchase children’s wheelchairs. There is a container on the table in the gathering space for your use or they can be dropped off at the school in rooms 100 & 206.

Call Kristen Revering at 715-392-2976 for more information on either event.


CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICA are sponsoring a cleaning supplies collection for families establishing a new home. There is a collection box in the gathering space of churchy from March 7 – 22. Among items needed are laundry soap, dish soap, bleach, paper towels, sponges, brooms, dust pans, and household cleaners. Your support and donations are greatly appreciated!


KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS COUNCIL 499 will meet on March 3rd beginning with the rosary at 6:30 PM followed by the meeting at 7 PM at St. Anthony Parish, 4315 E. 3rd Street.


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 $39,348 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.


COLLECTION: February 15-16, 2020

Adult Envelopes $ 4,230.00

Loose 1,067.00

TOTAL $ 5,297.00 Thank you!


PROPERTY & LIABILITY INSURANCE The parish recently received the annual bill for the property and liability insurance. The billing total is nearly $16,000. Thanks to all who support our church so generously so that we can pay all of our bills on time!

CHRISM MASS Your formal invitation to attend the Chrism Mass is part of your bulletin this week. If you wish to attend the Mass and luncheon, please call the parish office no later than MARCH 20TH.


MINISTRY SCHEDULE – MARCH 7-8

4:00 mass

Cross Bearer – VOLUNTEER

Candles – CARRIEANN MICHALSKI, SUE KOEHLER

Reader – GLEN ERICKSON

Server – PAUL OLSON

Communion – VAL SASS

Ministers – LORIE FRINK

Gift Bearers – DEMBROSKI BOYS

Ushers – BOB, RON DEMBROSKI, TED LAMERS

9:00 mass

Cross Bearer – THOMAS SHAMLA

Candles – KAY MOORE, MICHAEL SHAMLA

Reader – APRIL CAMPBELL

Server – EUAL MOORE

Communion – KATHY HESSELGRAVE

Ministers – DAN LIEF

Gift Bearers – BOB/GAIL ERDMAN

Ushers – JIM LEMIUEX, BRAYLEN LEMIEUX, TOM HAACK

10:30 mass

Cross Bearer – STUDENT

Candles – STUDENT, STUDENT

Reader – STUDENT

Server – STUDENT

Communion – BERNIE TOMZAK

Ministers – JANET LEBARD, ERNIE SWARTZ

Gift Bearers – STUDENTS

Ushers – JIM ANKLAM, TON CANNON, PAT NUMMI

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2316 East Fourth Street

Superior, WI 54880

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Office: 715-398-7174

Prayer Requests: 715-398-5661

Email​ |

mary@stfrancisxavier.us

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

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