3rd ANNUAL CRAFT AND VENDOR SALE
The Parish Youth Association will be hosting this year’s event on Saturday, September 24th beginning at 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. in the parish hall. There will be Vendors & Crafters, a Chinese Auction and Refreshments. Contact Patty Bagshaw or Deanna Nemec after Mass; check out the parish website or Facebook for all the details.
Neighboring Parish Announcements
St. John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church, 1907 Eden Park Blvd, McKeesport will sponsor a "Roast Beef Dinner" on SATURDAY, September 24th from 3:00 - 7:00 PM in the Church Social Hall. Donation is $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children 10 years of age and under. Your support is greatly appreciated.
Autumn Bingo Luncheon
Free Hungarian Reform Church
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Tickets $25 (includes luncheon and One Bingo package.)
Call 412-672.7298 for advance tickets.
Spaghetti Dinner/Chinese Auction/Bake Sale
Sunday, October 16, 2016
Holy Family Parish Hall
1921 Eden Park Blvd.
3PM - 6 PM; $8.00 /adult; $4.00 /child
Menu: Spaghetti with meat sauce or meatballs; salad; garlic bread, fruit cup
Sponsored by the YMS of R
Proceeds will benefit the Organ Fund.
The PNU Education & Youth Committee is sponsoring a raffle. All proceeds will benefit our college stipend program. The raffle will be held on November 30, 2016 at the PNU Home Office. Please make checks payable to:
PNU Education & Youth Commission.
Deadline for raffle returns will be November 15, 2016. Tickets $5 for 1; 3 for $10.00
Raffle Tickets can be found on the Vestibule Bulletin Table.
Eucharistic Holy Hour for Priestly Vocations Saturday, October 15, 2016- 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M.
The diocesan wide Holy Hour sponsored by the SAMBS are asking all parishioners to join them to raise up more priests of the Church. There will be no formal service but just personal meditation before the Blessed Sacrament
SAMBS Religious Forum
Sunday, October 16th New Castle, PA
Women interested in attending are to contact Cathy Trumpe or Marian Sleczkowski. The Forum will begin at 3:00 P.M. followed by a program and dinner. RSVP by Oct 8th.
Transfiguration of our Lord Parish Mortgage Burning
The parishioners of the Transfiguration of our Lord Parish extends an invitation to celebrate their mortgage burning on November 5th with a Mass of Thanksgiving at 1:00 P.M. and Dinner at the Polish Falcons Club at 3:30 P.M. Cost of dinner is $15.00. Please RSVP by Sunday October 15th to Mary Beth Kurpiel @ 724.547.3179 or email Ginny Barrick @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Solemnity of the Christian Family
October 9, 2016.
May all our families join together at Mass on this special day.
Reaching out into the community, family and friends is important to our viability to keep Christ alive in McKeesport. In a time when faith has been ridiculed and ignored, it is now the time to step up and proclaim the Gospel entrusted to us by speaking and living His Word.
SCHOOL OF CHRISTIAN LIVING
Youth classes for the 2016-2017 session have begun and are held on Sundays between Masses.
Adult SOCL classes started on Thursday September 22nd. There is a cost of $15 for Bible Study Materials.
Registrations for First Holy Communion (1 Yr. program) and Confirmation Classes (2 Yr. program. Classes will be scheduled as part of the SOCL School Year. An Adult Confirmation Class is also being planned. Registrations are to made through the parish office by calling Fr. Bruce @412.276.5562.
To date, we have received $15,729 towards the $48, 580 loan for the purchase of the Allen Bravura L-123 Two Manuel 29 Stop Organ. Special envelopes are available. Checks should be made out to Holy Family Parish and can be placed in the collection basket during Mass. We will have various fundraisers to pay off the 5-year parish loan towards the purchase throughout the next few years and we ask for your support.
September 11 -- SOCL Classes begin
September 17 -- Installation of Fr. Bob Pleczkowski as Senior
Transfiguration Parish, Mount Pleasant at 5 PM
September 24 -- Craft and Vendor Sale
October 15 -- Eucharistic Holy Hour for Vocations
October 16 -- SAMBS Religious Forum
October 16 -- Spaghetti dinner benefitting the Organ Fund
October 28 -- Fall Pierogi sales begin
(see Pierogi News for all dates)
November 5 -- Transfiguration Parish Mortgage Burning