Posts from ‘December, 2017’

From the Pastor’s Desk,

Throughout the Church Year we celebrate certain feasts which center upon the life of the Virgin Mary. This weekend we are celebrating one of those special feasts; we are celebrating MARY, MOTHER OF GOD. In the Gospels Mary is called, “the mother […]

CHRISTMAS FLOWER DONATIONS

CHRISTMAS FLOWER DONATIONS IN MEMORY OF GIVEN BY Angelo & Effie San Paolo Steve San Paolo Rosina San Paolo Steve San Paolo Carolyn San Paolo Steve San Paolo Mike San Paolo Steve San Paolo Clifford Klinger Carol Klinger Max Sorey Barbara Sorey […]

WOMEN’S MORNING OF REFLECTION

Would you like to begin the new year with a renewed spirit? Please join us Saturday morning, January 6, 2018 when our speaker will be Pastor Melissa Bailey-Kirk from Grace United Methodist Church (across the street from St. Agnes). The schedule will […]

THANKS TO THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR TIME

Many, many thanks to all those who shopped for or delivered gifts to the homebound; filled and delivered baskets to the poor; gave items for the homeless and toys for the children. Now that Christmas Day has come and gone, if anyone […]

Bishop Edward Rice, Christmas Eve Midnight Mass 2017

From the Pastor’s Desk,

As we celebrate the 4th Sunday of Advent, it is important to remember what we have been preparing to celebrate. In last Sunday’s newspaper a man wrote, “Christmas is about God coming in the flesh to save mankind from an eternal place […]

CHRISTMAS DAY DINNER! ALL ARE WELCOME…

St. Agnes will hold Christmas Dinner again this year beginning at 12:30 pm. Everyone is invited. Anyone who wishes to help may come anytime between 8am and noon on Sunday, Christmas Eve, or between 8am and 2pm on Christmas. Volunteers will help […]

WE ARE CALLED

Matthew Kelly often refers to us as pilgrims traveling on our journey home. I love that; what a nice vision. But when I think of the 1492 pilgrims, I don’t feel so certain. I’m sure I would have tried to sneak on […]

ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH

Now is the time to sign up for Steubenville 2018; Steubenville is a national Catholic Youth Conference held every July on the campus of MSU. Last year was the first year that St. Agnes sent a group to the conference. St. Agnes […]

From the Pastor’s Desk,

This weekend, I want to explain one of the most beautiful traditions which many people do not even think about or enjoy. With Fr. Joseph’s help we are going to celebrate a Christmas Novena here at St. Agnes. The final week of […]