MASS / VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Monday, February 19th,
we will be
hosting all the parishes in Collinwood for our Lenten Cluster Mass. After
Mass, everyone is invited to our Lower Hall for food and fellowship. We need
volunteers to bake, set up and clean up. Those willing to help out are asked
to sign up at the main entrance to the church or contact Ingrid Civinskas
OF THE CROSS
Friday at 7:00pm
during Lent, we pray the Stations of the Cross. This week they will be led
by the Altar Society. All are encouraged to participate in this traditional
BLACK & INDIAN MISSIONS
The annual collection to
support the Black and Indian Missions takes place this weekend. This
is the oldest designated collection in the United States. We ask everyone to
be generous in supporting this important work of the Catholic Church.
Churches in our Diocese will be open on Wednes-day, February 28th,
from 5 to 8pm for Confessions. All are invited to take advantage of this
unique oppor-tunity to receive this sacrament. We reach out especially to
those who have been away for a while so we can provide an opportunity for
them to return to the sacramental life of the Church.
ST. CASIMIR FEAST DAY
On Sunday, March 4th,
the feast of our patron, St. Casimir, we will have a Feast of St. Casimir
Breakfast. In his honor, we will serve a special breakfast after all the
Masses, (8:30am to 1:30pm) with a menu of homemade strata, along with
sausage and hash brown potatoes. Tickets are $7 for adults and $4 for
children under 14. Save $1 by purchasing your tickets early. They are now on
sale after Mass at the main entrance to the Church (in the Lower Hall) and
at the Rectory during the week. All are invited to enjoy this special
breakfast as we celebrate our patron saint.
A SPECIAL THANK YOU
weekend as we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the restoration
of Lithuania’s independence we extend a special thanks to Dr. Linas
Vaitkus for his gift of commemorative lapel pins to mark this occasion.
We also thank the senior chapter of the Lithuanian Catholic
organization “Ateitis” for their very generous donation for altar
flowers on this special day.
LITHUANIA’S 100 YEAR CELEBRATION CONCERT
Saturday February 24th, at 7:00pm
in the St. Casimir Parish Auditorium there will be a special concert to
continue celebrating Lithuanian Independence. Soloists from Lithuania,
Liudas Mikalauskas and Nida Grigalavičiūtė with accompanist Vytautas
Lukošius will perform some of the most acclaimed Lithuanian songs from the
past 100 years. Tickets are $20 (no charge for those under 21) and are
available in the cafeteria after the 10:00 Mass or by calling Zita at
216-355-0829 or Virginija at 261-526-5609.