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Entries for December 2019

Scheduling Mass Intentions

Posted on December 30, 2019 in: General News

Scheduling Mass Intentions
Having a Mass said for the needs of a special person, for a special request, remembering the deceased (especially on the anniversary of their death), or in thanksgiving has a long history in the Catholic Church. The Church considers the Mass as the greatest possible prayer of intercession insofar as it is the perfect offering of Christ to the Father by making present the paschal mystery of his death and resurrection. Because of the particular role of the priest as mediator between God and man, acting "in persona Christi" when offering the holy sacrifice of the ...

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Blood Drive

Posted on December 19, 2019 in: General News

Blood Drive

Thursday January 2, from 2:30pm to 6:30pm in the Founders Hall. To schedule an appointment, call The Blood Center at 866-448-3253 or go to www.bloodcenterimpact.org.

Use cponsor code 9118 to schedule online.

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Meal Train

Posted on December 12, 2019 in: General News

Meal Train
A great way to organize emergency meals for the people of our parish! Arrival of a new baby Injuries/Surgeries Military deployment Extended illnesses Condolences Group events Please contact Kelly Meyer at meyer5853@qmcinc.org if you have any questions or would like to become a part of this ministry. Paper and clothes recycling bins are located on the gravel lot behind Fr. Tom’s house.

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Warm Clothing Collection

Posted on December 12, 2019 in: General News

Warm Clothing Collection
IHM will collect winter coats, sweaters, sweatshirts, hats, gloves, scarves or any warm clothing until December 22. Please put your new or gently used clothing donations in the container by Weber Hall. Thanks in advance for your care and consideration.

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Candlelight Rorate Caeli Mass

Posted on December 02, 2019 in: General News

Candlelight Rorate Caeli Mass
6:45am Monday, December 16, St. Joseph Chapel The Rorate Caeli Mass is a traditional Advent devotion in which a Mass in honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary for Advent is offered just before dawn, with no lighting other than candles on the altar, windowsills, and handheld. Those who attend can expect to be rewarded with a uniquely beautiful Mass. The Mass takes its title, Rorate Caeli (“Drop down dew, ye heavens”) from the initial Latin words of Isaiah 45:8. In the dimly lit setting, priest and faithful prepare to honor the Light of the world, Who is soon to b...

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Benefit Christmas Celebration

Posted on December 02, 2019 in: General News

Benefit Christmas Celebration
Benefit Christmas Celebration for Orphans Saturday, December 7, 6pm in the Grand Hall Please join us for an evening of Christmas music and dinner. All funds will benefit “In His Hands Orphans” Charity. Tickets: $50 per person or $400/table of 8. To register, contact Linda at inhishandsorphans.org or 636- 399-6259.

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Advent Reflection 2019

Posted on December 02, 2019 in: General News

Advent Reflection 2019

"The Word Was MAde Flesh abd Dwelt Among Us" highlights the meaning and significance for each of us of the Incarnation, the reality of the Word of God being made flesh in the Virgin Mary's womb and living among us. "Put flesh upon the reality" of our union with one another in the Body of Christ through participation in this free Advent reflection, held at several Parishes throughout the Archdiocese on December 1 or december 15. Each site will host a meal, a conference, and an opportunity to participate in an outreach offering to our local sisters and brothers in need.

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