Chicken Dinner Sunday November 9, 2014 11:30 AM to 5:00
PM K of C Hall
Fr. Peter will have altar servers practic
Sundays, November 9th and 16th from 9:15am-
10:15am. All altar servers are welcome to attend.
Sunday TV Mass
--Do you know someone who
can’t get to Mass?
Please tell them about the Sunday
TV Mass, which is produced by the Archdiocese
of Washington and taped in the Crypt Church
of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate
Conception. It is a wonderful ministry
for those members of our Catholic family who are
unable to be physically present with a local worshiping
community for the Sunday Eucharistic Liturgy.
The Mass airs every Sunday at 10:30am on
(Sometimes with our own Deacon Jim Dominic)
St. John's will be hosting a Women’s Day of
on Saturday, Nov. 8th starting at
8:00am. The day will begin with Mass, followed
by continental breakfast.
There will be two talks
by Fr. Charlie Gallagher of Our Lady of the Wayside
parish in Chaptico, with a Holy Hour of Eucharistic
Adoration and confessions starting at 10:00am.
We will end with benediction and closing prayer
around noon. Please RSVP to Catherine Schwartz
There will be a Southern Maryland Mass with
Eucharistic Adoration and Healing Prayers
on Monday, November 10th, at 7:00pm at
Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church.
Concelebrants will be: Father Dan Leary, Father
Marco Schad, Father Scott Woods and Father
Confessions will begin at
6:30pm. All are welcome! Contact Catherine
Historic St. Mary's City Madrigal Dinners will
take place on Dec. 5th, 6th & 7th and December 12th
Herald the start of the holiday season with
feasting, fire light, friends, and beautiful music at a
colonial Madrigal Dinner.
HSMC will host the 43rd
annual series of celebrations in the State House of
Enjoy delectable fare from Expressions of St.
Mary's. Following wassail and appetizers, the meal
will feature stuffed chicken breast, pork tenderloin
Admission is $85 for the general public
($80 current Friends Members).
Reservations are required
and open to the general public on Oct.
10th (Oct. 8th for Friends Members).
at 240-895-4991 or email@example.com
your place at the feast!
Immaculate Heart of Mary Fall Dinner
2nd from noon to 5:00pm in the Parish Hall.
menu includes: MD stuffed ham, fried oysters, fried
chicken, parsley potatoes, pickled beets, candied
sweet potatoes, rolls/butter, warm cider and a
Cost is $23.00 and children 12 and
After each mass throughout St. Michael's School News
the month of November, Advent wreaths, candles
and calendars will be on sale for $10 a set in the
This is a special way to celebrate the season
Ladies of Charity
Events (click for more info)
The Ladies of Charity
conducted a bake sale for the SMS Cash Bash and
was able to raise $320 in support of the upcoming
Senior Christmas Dinner.
Our next meeting is
scheduled for Tuesday, November 4th at 7:00pm
in the Church Sacristy. The meeting date changed
due to a school event.
Teresa Wood has made a
BEAUTIFUL quilt which is being raffled off. Tickets
are now being sold for $1 each or 6 for $5. Please
contact Carolyn Wood at 301-872-5482 if you
would like to purchase tickets.
The drawing will
take place during the Fall Festival on Sunday,
The Ladies Day of Prayer is
scheduled for Monday, December 1st.
Senior Christmas Dinner will be held on Thursday,
Anyone interested in joining Ladies of Charity is invited to attend.
--Travel with Fr. Peter Giovanoni
on a Holy Land trip. We will be traveling to Jerusalem,
Bethlehem, Nazareth, Galilee, Via Crucis, Last
Supper, Gethsemane, Dormition, Nativity Church,
The dates are April 8-18, 2015. Cost
is $3,999.00 airfare and all-included.
please contact 855-842-8001 or 508-340-9370. You
can register online at www.proximotravel.com
Weekend Retreat for People Facing Serious
A special retreat planned for men and
women facing serious physical illness will be held
at the Dominican Retreat House in Mclean, Virginia
on Dec 12-14, 2014.
A team of doctors,
nurses, priests, sisters and helpers will be present
around the clock. Scheduling allows plenty of
time for rest and reflection.
This retreat is offered
free of charge. It is a non-smoking weekend.
Registration closes Dec 2, 2014.
If you are interested
in attending please call the Dominican Retreat
House at 703 356-4243 or Doug Sebek at 703
World Youth Day-
-St. Mary’s Ryken High School
students have the opportunity to go to World
Youth Day in Krakow, Poland in July 2016. Students
will follow the Footsteps of Saint Pope John Paul
II, visiting his hometown and all of the places
important in his life before becoming Pope. We
will then welcome Pope Francis to Krakow and
spend four days celebrating our rich Catholic faith
with him and tens of thousands of catholic youth
from all over the world.
This is a once-in-a lifetime
opportunity and students will make memories that
last a lifetime.
The cost of the trip in $4000.00 for
round-trip airfare, four-star hotel
accommodations, World Youth Day registration,
tours, land transportation, and most meals. We
plan to fundraise to make the cost more
A deposit of $375.00 is due to reserve
your spot. For more information, pleasecontact
Mrs. Joan Stevens at firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Legion Events: Bingo every Tuesday
at 7 pm. Doors
open at 6 pm. Senior citizens are welcome to come for card games,
friendship and a meal starting at 10am Wednesdays. Steak night
second Saturday of the month 5 to 7:30pm. Call (301)872-5349 after
6pm for more information.
is now stocked with First Communion and
Operated by volunteers, our store hours are Wednesday and Friday,
10am to 6pm, Thursday and
Saturday, 10am to 3pm
We are now open Monday and Tuesday 11am to 3pm until June!!!
Also, please feel free to join us for Monday morning Rosary and
intercessory prayer at 9:30am. Call (301) 476-9770, for more
Heavenly Presents is a store ministry of the Bread of Life Center
for Peace, 22697 Washington Street, Leonardtown, MD 20650.