STAR OF THE SEA, CANSO
ST. AGNES, LITTLE DOVER
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL, QUEENSPORT
ST. JOSEPH’S, PORT FELIX
PASTOR: FR. DAN MACDONALD, 366-2927; (631-1872 for emergencies only)
CONGREGATION OF NOTRE DAME 358-2346
PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL MEMBERS, Janet Delorey, President, Susan Bouchie, Colleen Boudreau, Pat Delorey, Harry Delorey, Betty Ann Munroe, Mandi Millar, Joan Tibbo, Dorothy Bennett, Corrine Munroe, Sr. Alma, Marie Parker, Fr. Dan MacDonald
The complete text of this bulletin is also available on the parish's website at www.cansoparishes.org
THE RESURRECTION OF THE LORD, APRIL 20, 2014
SUNDAY MASS SCHEDULE
Saturday, April 26 - 4:30 p.m. - St. Vincent de Paul - †George Turner
- 6:00 - St. Joseph - ♥Special Intention
Sunday, April 27 - 9:30 a.m. - St. Agnes - ♥For Parishioners
- 11:00 a.m. - Star of the Sea - †Bertha Murphy
WEEKDAY MASS SCHEDULE - No weekday Masses this week.
CONFESSIONS/RECONCILIATION: 20 minutes before Mass.
COMMUNION CALLS - will take place the first full week of each month. Notification will be placed in the parish bulletin.
EASTER MESSAGE - A huge thank you to all who ministered to parishioners in any way during the Easter Triduum. May you experience the Joy of the Resurrection and many blessings during the Easter season. Once again thank you so much.
General Meeting - for parishioners, parents and adults to discuss the Religious Education and Faith Development program. It is vital and the most important concern facing our parishes, for without education of youth and adults our parishes will struggle to exist. This meeting will be held MONDAY, APRIL 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the vestry of Star of the Sea Church. Please note: this meeting is for all parishioners, not only those who have youth in their families.
We wish to acknowledge donations in memory of:
†Harry & †Lucy Horne
†Michelle & †Earle O’Halloran
†McCormick family members
†Members of the Feltmate/Snow Families
†Bob & †Gerloch Parker
†John & †Annie Richard
†Family members of Frances Jackson
†Family members of Deanna Nickerson
†George & †Bertha O”Hearn
Special thanks for all donations
SACRAMENTS OF FIRST EUCHARIST AND FIRST RECONCILIATION - Since we have not had any volunteers come forward to assist with these programs, they will be CANCELLED for this year. Please contact the parish office if you have concerns regarding this decision.
PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL - next meeting will be held Tuesday, May 13 , 7:15 p.m. in the glebe.
ST. AGNES NEWS:
Church Cleaning - Colleen/Charlene Boudreau
50/50 Bingo - Sunday evenings at 7:00 p.m.
ST. JOSEPH NEWS
Parish Picnic - planning is underway for the annual parish picnic, please consider volunteering to help out
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL NEWS - Tickets are available from parishioners, the value of the gift basket is over $600.00. Thank you to all who donated gift cards.
STAR OF THE SEA NEWS
Property & Finance - Next regular meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, June 3 at 7:15 p.m. in the glebe. All members are encouraged to attend.
Ways & Means - the next meeting will be Tuesday, April 22 at 7:15 p.m. All those interested are asked to attend. We desperately need more members, some of our present members have family commitments and will be unable to continue to serve in this ministry this year. PLEASE CONSIDER COMING TO THE MEETING AS IT IS VITAL TO OUR PARISH FINANCES.
Prize Bingo - will be held Wednesday, April 23 at 7:00 p.m. in the Canso/Hazel Hill Fire Hall. All are encouraged to attend and help out. Cemetery Clean-up - will be held Saturday, May 3 starting at 9:00 a.m. Anyone who has family members buried in the cemetery is asked to come out and help clean up the cemetery. We really need a big turnout this year to cover the cemetery. Please bring any equipment that would be necessary.
Spring Fling - will be held May 9/10 ( Mother’s Day Weekend) and volunteers are needed to assist with organizing this event. Card Play for lobsters, various wheels, hamburger/hot dogs, ice cream sundaes, fish pond, sucker pull, etc.
Star of the Sea 997.00
St. Agnes 307.00
St. Joseph 251.25
St. Vincent de Paul 115.00
Special thanks for your continued support of the parishes in our grouping, your donations keep our churches going.