SAINT GEORGE CHURCH WEEKLY E-NEWS: 05/7/2021
HAPPENINGS
  • This week's bulletin with weekly calendar can be found here.
  • Mass on the Grass is BACK! Sunday, May 16 at 1:00pm on the Green Space behind SGS, hosted by WELCOME & Faith Formation. We will also have an opportunity to say good bye to Deacon Steve Frezza who will be moving soon and leaving St. George Parish. More information in this week's bulletin.
  • Have you recently lost someone? Saint George is hosting a Bereavement Support Group, every other Wednesday from 12:30-2:00pm in the Rectory Meeting Room. Next session will be Wednesday, May 12. All are welcome.
  • Bible Study: Resumes Monday and Tuesday on May 10 & 11.

FAITH FORMATION NEWS
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF OUR
FIRST HOLY COMMMUNION RECIPIENTS!

  • End of the year Faith Formation Celebration will be at the First Mass on the Grass on May 16 at 1:00pm. We will be joining with the WELCOME group to host. Bring your own chairs and a snack for you and your family. Beverages provided.

LITURGICAL/SACRAMENTAL NEWS
  • The Ascension of Jesus is Thursday, May 13. Mass times are: 6:45am, 12:10pm and 7:00pm. The 9:00am School Mass will be livestreamed on our YouTube Channel.
  • May 13 is also the Feast of Our Lady of Fatima! May we continue to take comfort in her presence and seek her intercession to bring peace to the world!
  • A Mother's Love: A Prayer to Our Lady of Fatima
  • Please pray for the families and soul of Kitty Felion and Gerard Eibel, Jr. who passed this past week.
*If attending Mass, we ask parishioners to remain diligent in wearing masks properly over the mouth and nose and maintaining at least a 6ft distance from those outside of your household.
*The 9:30am Sunday mass can be streamed at home. Please note: we may experience technical difficulties at times with our connection to the livestream, The Mass will be recorded and posted later the same day so do please check back.

STEWARDSHIP NEWS
RAISE THE ROOF APPEAL: Why we gave to Raise the Roof...(taken from a letter from longtime parish members)
Please accept this additional donation for the Raise the Roof campaign with our prayers for continued support to meet the goal.
...the parish community, including the church building where we worship, have a very special place in our hearts. The need for repair rings loud and we pledge to do all we can to continue the legacy began by so may dedicated people before us.
God Bless you for all you do to provide meaningful worship to our parish during this difficult time.”
THANK YOU FOR YOUR GIFTS! Please join others in contributing to this historic project!
  • 358 Total Pledges/Gifts
  • $935,201 in pledge commitments
  • $280,799 to reach our goal

2021 Catholic Services Appeal, it is not too late to contribute. No gift is too small to support the ministries of the Erie Diocese. Total Pledged: $95,400.

WEEKLY INSPIRATION
  • Interetsed in Catholic centered movie reviews? See if your favorite is here.
  • QUESTION OF THE WEEK: "How am I being called to sacrifice my own priorities in order to serve others?"
"One Faith, One Family, Yesterday, Today, and Forever."
Regular Mass Times:
Monday-Friday: 6:45am and 8:00am;
Saturdays 8:00am and 4:30pm;
Sundays: 7:30am, 9:30am, 11:30am
Confessions: Saturdays after 8:00am and 3:00-4:00pm
Rectory Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-3:00pm
Phone: 814-864-0622
Saint George Church | www.stgeorgeerie.org