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Food Collection Weekend!

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 10/04/18

This weekend is our monthly food drive for the Social Concerns and Food Pantry. Food supplies are EXTREMELY low, so please be extra generous if you can. Thank you 

Needed Pantry items: peanut butter, pasta, jelly, soups, mixed vegetables, mac & cheese, mashed potato mix, cake mixes, muffin mixes, shelf stable milk.

Blessing of the Animals & Transitus

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 9/28/18

Come join the Secular Franciscan Fraternity “Our Lady of the Angels” for the Transitus of St. Francis of Assisi and the Blessing of the Animals!

TRANSITUS: Wednesday, October 3, at 3:00pm in Our Lady’s Chapel

Blessing of the Animals: Sunday, October 7, 3:00pm in the Church parking lot

Calling all Cowpokes!

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 9/21/18

Wild, Wild West Casino Night to Benefit Ascension Catholic SchoolOctober 6th at 6:00 pm in the Parish HallSilent Auction, Raffles, Food, Dancing and prizes for Best Cowboy and Best Cowgirl!

Get your tickets at the school and parish offices or after Mass !

Have you sent in your raffle ... Read More »

LoveEd coming to Ascesnion

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 9/18/18

Help kids get Love right. In a society that promotes cheap, fleeting sex at ever younger ages, it has never been more important for parents to show their children the true meaning of love and sex, a meaning that far surpasses anything the world offers. But actually doing this can ... Read More »

Stay in Touch with the Sisters

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 9/14/18

Sister Joseph and Sister Immaculata no longer have a campus email. You can still easily reach both of them via email at:

Wonderful Wednesdays are Back!

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 9/07/18

WE ARE BACK on September 12, 2018 from 5:00-6:00 pm in the School CafetoriumMENU: Roast pork, mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetables, salad, dessert, and hot & cold drinksAdults: $8.00; Kids under 12 years old: $4.00Sign up in the Parish Hall or by calling the Church Office no later than noon of ... Read More »

Food Collection this Weekend!

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 8/30/18

Be sure to bring your donations of canned and boxed goods for those who are in need to Mass this weekend. There has been an increased need these last two months and the shelves are nearly empty.

Christ Renews His Parish Retreats...

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 8/28/18

Experience a personal spiritual renewal and an abundance of love in Christian Community.Christ Renews His Parish is a retreat weekend open to every adult member of ASCENSION Parish.A retreat given “by” parishioners, “for” parishioners.

WOMEN’S RETREAT: Sept. 8 & 9, 2018MEN’S RETREAT: Sept. 22 & 23, 2018

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Msgr. Val Sheedy's Last Homily

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 8/27/18

Click here for the audio of Msgr. Val Sheedy's homily on July 8, 2018.

We are sorry that we were not able to play the audio of Msgr. Val Sheedy's final homily at the memorial service at the beginning of August. 

New Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion (EMHC) Training

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 8/24/18

The Diocese of Orlando training for new EMHC is scheduled for the following dates and locations: Saturday, September 22, 9:00am-12:00pm at Holy Name of Jesus Parish Saturday, September 29, 9:00am-12:00pm at Holy Spirit Parish, Mims Saturday, October 6, 9:00am-12:00pm at St. John the Evangelist Parish, VieraNOTE: These training sessions ... Read More »