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118 Church Street Algoma, WI 54201-1033 Come Worship With Us!
|April 5, 2009 - Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion Print This Page | -Close Window
Those preceding him as well as those following kept crying out: "Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord! Blessed is the kingdom of our father David that is to come! Hosanna in the highest! " - Mk 11:9-10
With our eyes fixed on the Risen Lord Jesus Christ
Conformed to his image in Baptism and the Eucharist
We grow together in our Gospel faith
And our understanding of our rich Catholic tradition
Building the Kingdom by living in gratitude
Reaching out generously to all people in need.
|Baptism • Marriage • Reconciliation • Sacrament of the Sick
Call Fr. Bill at 920-487-5001 to make arrangements for these Sacraments at St. Mary or Holy Rosary Parish.
|Liturgies For April 6 - 12, 2009
Algoma No Liturgy
Kewaunee No Liturgy
Algoma 8:15 am † Christina Graf
Kewaunee 8:15 am Liturgy of the Word/Communion
Kewaunee 8:15 am † Leo & Regina Janowski
Algoma 8:15 am Liturgy of the Word/Communion
Kewaunee 9:30 am Liturgy of the Word/Communion @ Silver Leaf
Thursday, Mass of the Lord’s Supper
Algoma 7:00 pm † Joe & Marie Seiler
Friday, Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion & death
Algoma 10:00 am Liturgy of the Word/Communion @ Bayroad Place
Algoma 10:15 am Liturgy of the Word/Communion @ Algoma Long Term Care Center
Kewaunee 1:00 pm Good Friday Service
Kewaunee 1:30 pm Liturgy of the Word/Communion @ Kewaunee Care Center
Algoma 7:00 pm Good Friday Service
Saturday, Easter Vigil
Kewaunee 8:15 pm † Joan Hamachek
Algoma 8:15 am People of Our Parishes, presider Father William Swichtenberg
Kewaunee 8:15 am People of Our Parishes, presider Bishop Banks
Algoma 10:15 am † Frank & Ella Novak, presider Bishop Banks
Kewaunee 10:15 am † Margaret Kubetz, presider Father William Swichtenberg
Readings for April 5 - 12, 2009
Sunday: Mk 11:1-10 or Jn 12:12-16 /Is 50:4-7/Phil 2:6-11/Mk 14:1---15:47 or 15:1-39
Monday: Is 42:1-7/Jn 12:1-11
Tuesday: Is 49:1-6/Jn 13:21-33, 36-38
Wednesday: Is 50:4-9a/Mt 26:14-25
Chrism Mass: Is 61:1-3a, 6a, 8b-9/Rv 1:5-8/Lk 4:16-21
Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper:
Ex 12:1-8, 11-14/1 Cor 11:23-26/Jn 13:1-15
Friday: Is 52:13---53:12/ Heb 4:14-16; 5:7-9/
Saturday: Vigil: Gn 1:1---2:2 or 1:1, 26-31a/Gn 22:1-18 or 22:1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18/Ex 14:15---15:1/Is 54:5-14/ Is 55:1-11/Bar 3:9-15, 32---4:4/Ez 36:16-17a, 18-28/Rom 6:3-11/Mk 16:1-7
Next Sunday: Acts 10:34a, 37-43/Col 3:1-4 or 1 Cor 5:6b-8/Jn 20:1-9 or Mk 16:1-71
|St. Mary Parish Lights
Tabernacle: Sy Krautkramer & Earl & Grace Vaness
Steeple: Sy Krautkramer & Earl & Grace Vaness
Grotto: Sy Krautkramer & Earl & Grace Vaness
Financial Update Summary
Gifts from the youth envelopes: $20.12
Happenings This Week:
Other News, Notices, Announcements, Messages, and Happenings
Thank you to Elizabeth Braun, Doris Duerst and Marion Thielke for helping stuff the bulletins
Thank you to St. Mary Staff and all the people who made the Soup Supper a success. St. Mary Staff donated the proceeds of $481.75 to the Samaritan Fund.
LIVING WELL With Chronic Conditions Put life back in your life!
Call now to sign up for a Living Well Workshop, designed for adults who want to take charge of their ongoing health problems and get relief from their pain, fatigue, and other symptoms. A six-week workshop will be offered at the Aging services unit of Kewaunee, from April 7 to May 12, 9:00 am11:30 am. To register or receive more information, call (920) 388-0626.
Attention Confirmation Candidates:
The final session for Confirmation preparation will be held on April 19, 2009. The class will meet at Mrs. Wolske’s house. Please gather in the church parking lot after the 8:15 am. Mass & car pool to her house.
Confirmation practice is Sunday, April 19 at 6:30 pm in the church. Candidates and their sponsors must attend.
The Bible and the Mass
This Faith Formation opportunity will be held at Holy Rosary on the following Thursdays: April 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28 and June 4 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. Advanced registration is required. Call St. Mary Parish Office 487-5005 or Holy Rosary Parish Office at 388-2285. This Bible and the Mass study will be presented by Laura Krzysiak and Cindy Massey.
St. Mary's 10th Annual Retreat
You’re invited to a one-day Get-a-Way planned Yes, it is time for St. Mary's 10th Annual Retreat on Mon. June 29th. This year’s destination is the Jesuit Retreat House, Oshkosh. Join us for a day of travel, relaxation, inspiration and lunch. Meet with old friends and make new ones as you mingle with people from around the area. Don't miss the bus! Cost is $45 per person. Deadline for registration is Friday, June 19th. Pick up a registration form from the bulletin boards at the church entrances. Better yet, take two and enjoy the day with a friend or relative. For more info call Kathy Zeman 388-2285 ext. #14; 487-2393 or St. Mary parish office, 487-5005 Ext #100.
In Joy and Hope: JOURNEY TOGETHER ALONG THE LAKESHORE
As the Sunday Eucharist takes first place among the events which occur over the course of a week, the Sacred Triduum takes first place among the events that span the course of one liturgical year. Let’s begin with a review of sorts:
Answers are at the bottom of the column. How did you do?