.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 THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER – MAY 5, 2019
MAY CROWNING – RECEPTION FOR FIRST COMMUNICANTS
MASS SCHEDULE – MAY 6-12:
MONDAY 9:00 AM COMMUNION SERVICE
TUESDAY 9:00 AM LOUIS HORYZA (Jeff Urbaniak)
WEDNESDAY 8:30 AM Fr. Jim will offer Mass at Cathedral School with the students.
THURSDAY 10:00 AM Fr. Jim will offer Mass at Golden Living.
FRIDAY 9:00 AM HEALTH/WELFARE OF ST. FRANCIS PARISHIONERS
SATURDAY 4:00 PM JACK GEEGAN (Tom & Patty VanLandschoot)
SUNDAY 9:00 AM JENNIFER LeMIEUX (Tom & Julie)
10:30 AM MY MOM IVY & SHIRLEY (Betty)
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION, SATURDAYS, 3:15 – 3:45 PM – RECONCILIATION ROOM
“RAISE US UP” (ELEVATOR) UPDATE:
$454,930 TOTAL PLEDGED
$380,060 GIVEN TO DATE
$ 74,870 PLEDGES OUTSTANDING
Should you need a reminder of your pledge balance please call the parish office. Payment envelopes can be found in the blue baskets in the back of church.
Thank you for your support!
This weekend we welcome clergy and parish representatives from the Northwest Deanery on Sunday afternoon from 2:30-5:00 PM. The Northwest Deanery consists of parishes/clusters in Superior, Solon Springs, Spooner and Webster. Representatives from every parish will be present. Special thanks to the altar society for preparing the reception.
This weekend we offer our prayers and congratulations to the students from our Religious Education Program who received the Sacrament of Confirmation. God Bless you all! +
Blake Arnovich Hannah Dudsic Brooke Koenen Logan Leif Jakob Maki Samuel Peterson Lucas Wessberg
MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH next Sunday, May 12th following both Masses. All are welcome! There is no charge. Plan to join us! Thank you to prepared and served this annual event!
ALTAR SOCIETY “THIS N’ THAT” SALE Please bring items for the sale – no clothing, bedding,mattresses or box springs) to the church (E. 4th Street Parish Hall Entrance) on May 13th and 14th between 1 and 4 PM or on May 15th & 16th between 8:30 AM and noon. Our sale is planned for Friday and Saturday, May 17-18 from 8 AM TO 2 PM.
BACCALAUREATE SUNDAY – MAY 19 – 10:30 AM MASS
There are plans being made to honor our 2019 graduates from Superior High School, Marshall School and Northwestern. There will be a display of the graduates photograph posted in the back of our church, a special blessing at Mass and a reception will follow in the parish hall. Please make your reservations with Terri Walpole at 715-394-7054 and she will answer any questions you may have.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT CATHEDRAL SCHOOL We are currently looking to fill positions for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. These include full-time Kindergarten Teacher, full-time 3K teacher, Middle School Music, Middle School Science, Middle School Social Studies and Middle School Language Arts. The middle school positions are part-time but could be combined to full-time positions. Send resumes and cover letter to Mrs. Samarziya at 1419 Baxter Avenue, Superior, WI. 54880 or. Applications will be accepted until May 13th. We are also looking for a Hot Lunch Coordinator (29 hours a week) for the upcoming school year. Send resumes and cover letters to Cathedral School, 1419 Baxter Avenue. Superior, WI. 54880.
We will accept applications for this position until filled. Cathedral Pre-School Registration is now open. Cathedral offers a 3 and 4 year old program. Contact Amanda at 715-392-3900 or to email@example.com. CHASA participates in several programs which generate money for our school. We collect Box Tops for Education, Coke Rewards, aluminum cans, cancelled stamps and Loaves for Learning. Our first grade is collecting pop-tops to purchase children’s wheelchairs for Shriners Hospitals.
ST. ANTHONY PARISH IN SUPERIOR SPRING TEA is planned for Saturday, May 18th at noon. Cost is $15 per person or a table for 8 for $100. This is a 5 course luncheon. Wear a “tea style” hat for a chance to win a prize. Tickets will be available at the door or you are invited to make your reservations at firstname.lastname@example.org.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS, COUNCIL 499 will gather at St. Anthony Parish, Superior, on Tuesday, May 7th. The evening will begin with recitation of the rosary at 6:30 PM followed by the business meeting at 7 PM.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT dePAUL Join us in celebration of another anniversary at our free breakfast this Sunday, May 5th from 8:30 AM – 1 PM. We gratefully accept any donations to help us continue our work in serving those in need in our community. Join us at our next meeting on Tuesday, 6 PM, May 14th, at the Catholic Charities Building, 1416 Cumming Ave.
Sympathy & Prayers to the family of Janet (Jan) Hughes. +
May she rest in peace.
Welcome to our parish family!
Mr. Thomas Haack Bryan, Kayla & Gavin Dalbec
Todd, Julie & Aaron Treakle Renae Hendershot
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PLEASE NOTE: The Ministry Schedule for the months of June, July and August will be completed soon. We are always in need of CROSS, CANDLE, GIFT BEARERS, READERS, SERVERS, COMMUNION MINISTERS & USHERS. Training is offered. Kindly consider serving your parish family in one of these areas. Please call the parish office if you know of a date(s) you are unavailable to serve.
MINISTRY SCHEDULE May 11-12 MOTHER’S DAY
Cross Bearer – STEVE TARNOWSKI
Candles – CELIA TARNOWSKI, SUE KOEHLER
Reader – GLEN ERICKSON
Server – PAUL OLSON
Communion – ARLENE OSTERLUND,
Ministers – LORIE FRINK, VAL SASS, VOLUNTEER
Gift Bearers – AILEE MILLER FAMILY
Ushers – DON, RON, BOB, DEMBROSKI
Cross Bearer – TOM MICHELA
Candles – VIRGINIA MICHELA, BETTY KRYSIAK
Reader – TEAGAN RADTKE
Server – PETE RABOIN
Communion – JUDY DAVERN
Ministers – BARBARA CAREY, DAN LIEF, VIRGINIA MICHELA
Gift Bearers – RADTKE FAMILY
Ushers – JIM VANO, JOE VANO, BILL CONNOLLY
Cross Bearer – ALEX LARSON
Candles – AARON MOEN, MEARA MOEN
Reader – KURT LARSON
Server – NANCY LUND
Communion – KIRK ILENDA
Ministers – RONNIE ILENDA, SHANNON ILENDA, SHIRLEY BENSON
Gift Bearers – BENSON FAMILY
Ushers – JIM ANKLAM, BOB BENSON, 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 YOUR INTENTION(S).