Oct. 17th & 18th

Click on images for Oct. 17th & 18th Info

Today’s Gospel raises the age-old issue of the relationship between Church and State. Many people, perhaps including yourself, believe strongly that Church should stay out of politics. Others believe equally strongly that the Church should speak truth to political power just as the prophets in the Bible spoke God’s truth to the political rulers of their day. Of course, the deeper issue in today’s Gospel might be: To what extent does each of us recognize God’s authority in every area of our lives? (Click here to keep reading Father's Bulletin Column)
 

Mission Sunday celebrated this weekend

 

Choose to be a missioner from home! This year the Mission Office Annual Collection will be done virtually. We need your help to make our message go viral.  We need to share the successes of our many years of generous giving through the telling of true stories. We invite you to take a few minutes to open the video link attached and reflect on its message and then send us whatever donation you can offer us to continue supporting our mission work in the Dominican Republic. The second invitation is to share the link with as many others as you have in your personal contacts. Can we count you in as a bearer of Good News in our Annual Collection marathon?

Click here to watch the video

Click here to donate online  or donate in person at Masses this weekend. Please make all checks out to "Ascension Catholic Church" adding "Mission Collection" in the memo line.

Let us remember always: “...it’s a blessing to be able to give.”

 

Pumpkin Patch Opens this weekend!

We are opening THIS Saturday, October 17th. All proceeds benefit teens attending retreats, summer camp and conferences. All are invited to join us from October 17th to October 31st.

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Mark Your Calendars

Sunday, October 18th

  • Sunday Rosary at 7:00 pm. Pray The Rosary this Sunday With One Million Children Praying for Unity and Peace! Join Father Eamon Sunday night at 7:00 pm and pray the Joyful Mysteries with our Ascension School: Children, Teachers and Principal, Mrs. Anita Brady. Join us via our website or YouTube Channel. Together we will honor Jesus and Our Blessed Mother in prayer.

Wednesday, October 21st

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  • Holy Hour from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Church
  • 7:00 pm - JOIN Paul Rousseau and team facilitating Small Christian Communities via ZOOM! Join as a group in your own private room! Join as a family! Join as an individual. Join via Zoom, Join via livestream on our website or YouTube Channel. See the bulletin for details.
 

Social Concerns/ Food Pantry Update

THANK YOU for your continued support of our ministry during this Pandemic.

There will be two Food Collections in the month of November.

The first Sunday of the month Food Collection is 10/31 & 11/1. The weekend of 11/14 & 11/15 will be our Annual THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE. Bags for this weekend will be given out by Social Concerns Volunteers Weekend of 11/7 & 11/8. Thank you!

PANTRY NEEDS: Canned & Dry Beans, Fruit, Soups, Canned Tomatoes, All kinds of canned Vegetables.

 

Gary Wells

Santos Rodriguez

Barbara Yoli

 

May they rest in peace and 
their memory be a blessing to all who knew them.