Due to yet another snowstorm, the "Light is on for You" confessions at OLA have been cancelled for Wednesday, March 21.

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February 2015

Feb 28

March 1, 2015, Second Sunday in Lent

News and Notes:  The relentless snowstorms and brutal cold this winter have taken a serious toll on our parish budgets.  Early on at OLA, we had to address leaks in the Church and School; more recently we have needed a front loader to move piles of snow to the back of the parking lot next to the Collaborative Offices.  At SMG, we...
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Feb 21

February 22, 2015, First Sunday of Lent

News and Notes:  Many thanks to Donna Hegan, Patty Glennon, Michelle Cullinane, Marie Lagman and all those individuals who contributed in any way to organizing the Wine Tasting social at St. Maria Goretti Church Hall on February 7.  The Hall was beautifully decorated, the six course meal served Tapas style (small servings) was...
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Feb 14

February 15, 2015, Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

News and Notes:  Lent begins this Wednesday, February 18.  We will celebrate Ash Wednesday with two morning Masses (7AM at SMG and 9AM at OLA), and two Liturgy of the Word services (4PM at SMG and 7PM at OLA), all with the imposition of ashes following the homily.  Lent has a twofold theme of repentance and baptism.  This...
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Feb 7

February 8, 2015, Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

News and Notes:  This weekend, February 7 and 8, we are celebrating the “World Day of the Sick” which actually falls on the Memorial of Our Lady of Lourdes, next Wednesday February 11.  After both 4PM Masses, and the 10AM (SMG) and 11AM (OLA) Masses, the priests will be anointing those who are seriously or chronically ill,...
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