invite everyone to enjoy the best pancakes and crepes TODAY (Sunday)
after all the Masses (from 8:30am to 1:30pm). Adult tickets are $7, children
6-13, are $4. All proceeds go to the parish.
LAY ECCLESIASTICAL MINISTRY
The lay ecclesial ministry formation process assists in the education,
training, and formation of lay people leading to certification as a Lay
Ecclesial Minister. Certified Lay Ecclesial Ministers work in collaboration
with the ordained to serve the needs of parishes and Catholic institutions
in the Diocese of Cleveland. They may serve in a variety of leadership roles
such as Pastoral Associates, Catechetical Leaders, and Ministers of
Sacramental Preparation, Youth Ministers, Social Outreach Coordinators,
Bereavement Ministers, Music Ministers, Campus Ministers and Ministers of
Adult Faith Formation. An information night for all those interested in the
lay ecclesial ministry formation process will take place on Wednesday,
January 17, from 7-9pm, at the Center for Pastoral Leadership If you
cannot attend and would like more information, please call the Lay Ecclesial
Ministry Office at
CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY APPEAL
Catholic University of America is the national University of the Catholic
Church in the United States, located in Washington, DC. It provides an
academically rigorous education guided by the Catholic intellectual
tradition to nearly 7,000 students every year.
Next weekend, as part of the National Collection for the
Catholic University, we will be accepting donations for the University. Your
support will enable Catholic University to expand its impact in preparing
the next generation of leadership in our Church and nation. Please be
PROTECTION FOR THE UNBORN:
The US Conference of Catholic Bishops has declared Monday, January 22, 2018,
a National Day of Prayer and Penance for the Legal Protection of Unborn
Children. The Diocesan Mass for Life will take place on Monday, January
22, at 10:30am at the Cathedral, with The Most Rev. Martin J. Amos,
Retired Bishop of Davenport, Iowa, as celebrant. All are invited to
participate and pray for an end to abortion.
a few weeks, we will begin the 2018 Catholic Charities Annual Parish Appeal.
This is a reminder to everyone who pledged in 2017 to complete your pledge
payments as soon as possible. Letters from the Bishop will be sent to most
of you in the coming weeks to invite your support of this year’s appeal.
Please be generous.