FEAST DAY OF SAINT JOHN PAUL II
St. John Paul II’s feast day is October 22nd. This is the first time his feast will be celebrated throughout the universal church. Join us for a special Mass celebrating and honoring the patron of our parish on Wednesday, October 22 at 7:00 p.m. followed by a light reception in the Community Room.
NEW ALTAR SERVER CLASSES for students in 4th grade and older will be held: Saturday, November 1 at 9 am Monday, November 3 at 7 pm Saturday, November 8 at 9 am Each class will last approximately 1 hour. Please email the Parish Office (by Oct. 29th) to register: Parish@JP2Parish.org
SAINT JOHN PAUL II PARISH ANNUAL WOMEN’S RETREAT
Assistance Needed for Christians
in the Middle East
The bishops of the United States will express their solidarity with Christians and other minorities in the Middle East in the face of ongoing violence and persecution by taking up a special collection. Proceeds from the collection will support immediate humanitarian and pastoral needs, as well as the cost of long-term church reconstruction.
Baskets will be located at both entrances the weekend of Oct. 25 & 26 or you may make a donation online by clicking box below.
PASTOR: Rev. Peter J. Karalus
Deacon Dennis P. Conroy,
Deacon Mark J. Hooper
Deacon Neal Linnan
FAITH FORMATION DIRECTOR:
Mrs. Barbara Manley
SOUTHTOWNS CATHOLIC SCHOOL PRINCIPAL:
Mrs. Judith MacDonald
2052 Lakeview Road
PO Box 115
Lake View, New York 14085
Summer Office Hours:
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
(Office closed for lunch 12 - 1 pm.)
HOLY LAND 2015
Due to this summer’s hostilities in the Israel, Fr. Peter’s Holy Land trip is postponed until February 3-12, 2015. Space is available.
September 17-28, 2015
An Unforgettable Journey in the Steps of St. Paul
Saturday Vigil 4:30 pm
Sunday 8:00 am, 9:30 am & 12 Noon
Sunday 6:00 pm Masses:
September 14, 28; October 5, 19, 26;
November 2, 16, 23; December 7, 14, 21;
January 4, 11, 25; February 8, 22
March 1, 22, 29; April 12, 19, 26; May 3, 17
Coffee & Donuts - Every Sunday following the 9:30 Mass
Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturday 3:45-4:15 pm
Other times by appointment
Holy Days: See Bulletin
8:30 am Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
8:30 am Wednesday (Communion Service)
9:00 am Friday
8:30 am Saturday - 1st Saturday Mass;
other Saturdays - Communion Service
Anointing of the Sick Mass
If you or a loved one is in need of the Anointing of the Sick, especially before surgery, please call the Parish Office.
Fr. Peter will celebrate an Anointing of the Sick Mass at 6:30 p.m. in the Church. The Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick will be celebrated within the Mass for anyone who is undergoing tests, treatments, or in need of spiritual, emotional, or physical healing.
Anointing of the Sick Masses will be at 6:30 pm:
10/27, 11/24, 12/29, 1/26, 2/23, 3/30, 4/27 and 6/1
Please note - Mass will not be celebrated at 8:30 a.m. that day.
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