Weekly Bulletin

June 18, 2017

 

English Mass Intentions

SATURDAY, JUNE 17, 2017

The Most  Holy Body and Blood of Christ

4:00 PM  (A)     Living & Deceased Fathers

6:30 PM  (B)       Living & Deceased Fathers

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 18, 2017

The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

9:30 AM (B)     Living & Deceased Fathers

11:00 AM (A)     Living & Deceased Fathers

 

MONDAY, JUNE 19, 2017

St. Romuald

8:00 AM (A)    John J. O'Toole (Family)

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 20, 2017

Weekday

8:00 AM (A)                  +Richard O'Toole (Family)

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21, 2017

St. Aloysius Gonzaga

8:00 AM (A)                  +Margaret Bertovich (Frank & Ruth Bertovich)

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 22, 2017

SS. Paulinus of Nola, John Fisher, & Thomas More

8:00 AM (A)                  +Albert Cordisco (Rich & Mimi Marcini)

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 23, 2017

The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

8:00 AM  (A)     +Richard McConnell (Nancy Koslosky)

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 24, 2017

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

4:00 PM  (A)                  +Dorothy Haas (Paul Haas)

6:30 PM  (B)       +Fred Aul (Carol & Alex Leonard)

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 25, 2017

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

9:30 AM (B)    +Rose (Sally) Calomino (Family)

11:00 AM (A)     +Thomas Freel (Mary Wiles)

 

Baptismal Preparation Class

Baptismal Preparation Class will be held on Monday, August 21, 2017at 6:30 PM in the Meeting Room of Our Lady, Queen of Peace Church. There will be no class in July. Class is to be attended before arrangements can be made for Baptism. Pre-registration is required. For information, call 412-321-3186.

 

Flea Market/Thrift Store Donations

Our annual flea market/thrift store will be held onSaturday, September 30, 2017in Norbert Hall. Anyone wishing to donate usuable items should bring furnishings, toys, appliances, and other household goods to the vestibule in the back of both churches before or after weekend Masses. No clothing, books, exercise equipment, furniture, televisions or computers.

 

Northside Catholic School Labels for Education

The Labels for Education Program is an easy way to earn cash for school supplies. These labels are found on many of the products we use daily. Please help Northside Catholic School by saving and donating "box tops" and "labels for education." For further information, visit LabelsForEducation.com.Your generosity and support is greatly appreciated.

 

Vacation Bible School

Hear Ye, Hear Ye, children ages 4 through 11 are invited to attend the Vacation Bible School to be held at Our Lady, Queen of Peace Church Hall (Middle & Suismon Sts. - across from Max's Tavern)  July 17 through July 21 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm.  Come and join in crafts, song, story, music, play and fellowship as "Children of the King".  Details and registration call 412-321-3186.

 

Announcing Our 10 for 10 Raffle

Holy Wisdom and Saint John XXIII Parishes will co-sponsor our 10 for 10 Raffle. For a donation of $10.00 per ticket, you have a chance at winning $10,000.00. Only 10,000 tickets are available. The winning raffle ticket will bear the same 4-digit number as the Big-4 Pennsylvania Lottery on the Monday before Christmas: Monday, December 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM. If winning ticket number is not sold, a winning number will be constructed digit by digit similar to the Pennsylvania Lottery drawing until a winning ticket has been selected. Tickets will soon be available in packets to sign out in the back of church. The success of this venture depends on the generosity of our parishioners who sell and purchase tickets.

 

Manifesting the Kingdom Award

The Diocese of Pittsburgh rejoices in so many good people who in their own way work to manifest the new life we have received in baptism. TheManifesting the KingdomAward is given by the diocesan bishop for exceptional service to the Church.

Holy Wisdom Parish is pleased to announce thatJack Loebighas been chosen along with those from other parishes to receive this special award. Jack serves as a vital part of the parish in a variety of roles. As a lector during the celebration  of Mass, Jack proclaims the Word of God prayerfully and with conviction. As a former member of the Parish Finance Council, he offered his insight to help the parish consider the decisions necessary for its well-being and growth. Jack has cordinated our very successful annual Corvette Raffle for well over twenty years until his recent retirement. Jack has also served on the Festival Core Committee which planned our festival for the enjoyment and success of the parish and the community, as well as being active in many behind the scenes activities. 

The award will be presented by Bishop Zubik at a diocesan Mass onSunday, September 24, 2017at 2:30 PM at St. Paul Cathedral, Oakland. We congratulate Jack on this honor and wish him well in his continued service to the Church.

 

Festival of Praise for Vocations

Thursday, June 22, 2017

7:00 PM-8:45 PM

St. Paul Cathedral

An evening at St. Paul Cathedral praying for an increase in priestly vocations and praising God for the six men to be ordained. The night includes Adoration, praise and worship music by Carl and Erin Stuvek, and a reflection from Bishop Zubik and Father Mike Ackerman.

 

Quo Vadis Days

Sunday, July 16-Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Cardinal Wuerl North Cathlic High School

High school men, don't miss Quo Vadis Days, three days dedicated to learning more about the priesthood, deepening your faith, and better discerning God's call in your life. Quo Vadis Days will take place at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic High School, July 16-18. All men entering 10th, 11th, 12th grades and freshman year of college are welcome. The retreat costs $40; scholarships are available. Register by July 7 at PGHPriest.com.

 

Traditional Latin Mass Intentions                                                          

SUNDAY, JUNE 18, 2017

External Solemnity of Corpus Christi

8:00 AM      +Irene Otuyce (Bill & Gerry Redic)  

11:00 AM       29th Wedding Anniversary of Dave & Mandy Capan            

 

MONDAY, JUNE 19, 2017

St. Juliana Falconieri

12:00 Noon  Hanna Family  (Paras Family)

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 20, 2017

Feria

7:00 PM       Friend Family  (Paras Family)

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21, 2017

St. Aloysius Gonzaga

9:00 AM     Karen Paras (Family)

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 22, 2017

St. Paulinus

9:00 AM     David Paras (Family)

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 23, 2017

Sacred Heart of Jesus

9:00 AM      Emily Paras  (Family)

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 25, 2017

Third Sunday after Pentecost

8:00 AM      +Joseph F. Jurkovich (Kay F. Byrne)

11:00 AM      Burchill Grandchildren (Kathy Burchill)

 

Confessions

Each Sunday one-half hour before Mass

Tuesdays 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM

First Friday and First Saturday one-half hour before Mass

 

Our Weekly Offerings

HOLY WISDOM PARISH

Sunday, June 11, 2017…..….….…………….…......…1,877.00

Parish Improvement……………………………………...52.00

Parish Share Program………………………………….…80.00

SAINT JOHN XXIII PARISH

Sunday, June 11, 2017…..…………..…..…….……...4,050.00

Parish Improvement……………………………………...10.00

Parish Share Program………………………………...…420.00

Holy Wisdom and Saint John XXIII Parishes are sustained by the generosity of parishioners and friends through time, talent, and treasure. Thanks to all for their generous support!

 

Faith Direct

Join parishioners who have enrolled for automated giving. Secure and convenient, cards are provided to place in the collection basket. There is no cost to you. The parish code for Holy Wisdom Parish is PA478. The parish code for Saint John XXIII Parish is PA678. Those wishing to subscribe can sign up by visiting www.faithdirect.net or by calling 866-507-8757.

 

New Lighthouse Catholic Media Titles

On the way into church, you will see a stand offering CDs, booklets and books. These feature some of the most inspiring Catholic speakers. New titles have recently been added. We encourage you to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity for yourself and to share with others.

 

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Manifesting the Kingdom Award

The Diocese of Pittsburgh rejoices in so many good people who in their own way work to manifest the new life we have received in baptism. TheManifesting the KingdomAward is given by the diocesan bishop for exceptional service to the Church.

Saint John XXIII Parish is pleased to announce thatChuck Pavlikhas been chosen along with those from other parishes to receive this special award. Chuck has served as one of the founding members of the Latin Mass Community, helping to lay the groundwork for the parish we have become today.  

The award will be presented by Bishop Zubik at a diocesan Mass onSunday, September 24, 2017at 2:30 PM at St. Paul Cathedral, Oakland. We congratulate Chuck on this honor and wish him well in his continued service to the Church.

 

Deacon Daniel Waruszewski to be Ordained a Priest

Praised to be Our Lord Jesus Christ!Deacon Daniel Waruszewski,the son of Daniel and Rose Waruszewski of Saint John XXIII Parish, will be ordained to the priesthood for the Diocese of Pittsburgh on Saturday, June 24, 2017,at Saint Paul Cathedral by Bishop David A. Zubik. We are so blessed to have seen him in our presence and to have witnessed his growth toward the Holy Priesthood. He will be celebrating his First Mass at Saint Teresa of Avila Church in Perrysville onSunday, June 25, 2017at 3:00 PM with a light reception to follow. His parents graciously welcome you to attend his First mass and reception and to receive his First Priestly Blessing.