Incarnate Word for the Annual Mission-September 18-19
OLOL will host Father Roque Buezas of the Institute of the incarnate Word for the annual Mission. There will be a second collection taken up that will go 100% to his congregation. There is not an envelope in your packet for this important collection. Kindly make out a check to the parish and put on the memo line “missionary” or if you want to give cash, put your name on an envelope, amount enclosed and mark “missionary” Appeal. Father will preach at all of the weekend Masses. The third option is to donate on line, selecting the option missionary. Father Buezas is currently ministering in Argentina, at a home for handicapped children and youth. We welcome Father to our community. Thank you in advance for your generosity!
St. Wenceslaus Day-Saturday, September 25th
The celebration will be here at Our Lady of Lourdes at the 4:00 Mass celebrated by Bishop Roger Gries. Dinner will be $16.00, take out only and only by advance reservation. For more information or reservation forms, please leave your complete name and phone number at 216-441-3587 or 216-641-2829 Mon–Thurs 9 to 2. The deadline is Friday, September 10th.
Parents are invited to register their children for the Parish School of Religion (PSR) and youth for Confirmation classes after the Sunday Masses. The registration table will be located near the statue of St. Procop.
Adult Sacramental Preparation
Adults who wish to begin preparation for the sacraments are invited to register with Sr. Charlotte after the Sunday Masses.
Invitation to Serve as a Parish Catechist or Catechist Assistant
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish School of Religion (PSR) and Confirmation classes are in need of adult and youth Catechists or Catechist Assistants. Opportunities for initial and ongoing formation are provided. We invite youth volunteers to help with two special projects for Advent and Lent. You can sign up at the registration table near the statue of St. Procop. Thank you!!
The food pantry will be open every Wednesday from 3:00-5:00 PM. Donations of non-perishable food are most welcome. Current needs are tuna, mac and cheese, hot chocolate packs, canned chicken, single servce chips/crackers/pretzels, small juice bottles. Please no rice or dried beans for now. Thank you and Good bless you always. Volunteers always needed. If you would like to volunteer to help with the food pantry, please call the office.
You can now make your offertory donation directly to our parish by clicking the online link here. This is a secure, efficient way to support the parish. Please call Eileen in the office if you have any question.
Both of our Sunday Masses are available on Facebook. “Our Lady of Lourdes Church” https://www.facebook.com/191154554276923/live/ . You do not have to subscribed to Facebook to access this.
If you are ready to continue your ministry, or become a new lector, please let Sr. Carmen know.
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