Holy Family Parish
Polish National Catholic Church
1921 Eden Park Boulevard, McKeesport, PA 15132
Rectory: 412-678-0566 Auditorium: 412-664-7009
If you have any special requiem anniversary date that you would want to reserve for the 2017 year, please contact Fr. Bruce so they can be recorded in the parish ordo.
A New Year, A “Year of Commitment”
The Kingdom of God
Let’s look at the kingdom of God, a central theme of the New Testament and of Jesus’ teaching. Can you proclaim the kingdom of God without speaking of, or at least implying, commitment? Not unless you deviate from the Scriptural meaning of kingdom. But if you understand what commitment means, you will understand what the kingdom of God is. If you take commitment out of the kingdom of God, you are left with a hollow term that has been emptied of its meaning.
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March 31st is the deadline for applications for student stipends issued by the Education and Youth Commission of the PNU. These stipends are for members of the PNU for the past 5 years and are enrolled in an accredited college, university or trade school. Applications are online: www.pnu.org. click on downloadable application or in the Church Book Rack.
Music Scholarship Applications
Applications and requirements for the 2017 Scholarship Program can be downloaded firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for application is May 1, 2017. The National United Choirs thanks the Congregation of Holy Family Parish for their continual support of the Music Ministry of our Church and the Music Scholarship Program.
To date, we have received $27,905 towards the $48,580 loan for the purchase of the Allen Bravura L-123 Two Manuel 29 Stop Organ, which has already been installed. 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.
Chocolate Easter Egg Sales
The ladies from our SAMBS organization will be making Chocolate Easter Eggs again this year. Order forms are in the parish vestibule or contact any SAMBS member. There will be a variety of 1 lb. Easter Eggs at $10.00 each. All orders are requested by March 19th.
March 1 -- Ash Wednesday
March 10 -- Lenten Pierogi Sale
The Polish National Union…
has something for everyone!
Family of 5 – We can help
Grandparents of 8 – We can help
Widow/Widower – We can help
Divorced with Children – We can help
Single – We can help
College Student – We can help
Regardless of your status in life, we offer many ways to provide financial security for you and your family. Contact Henrietta Kleckner@ 724.863.6715 or call the PNU Head Office at 1.800.724.6352
for more information.