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Entries for May 2018

St. Ignatius Volleyball Camp

Posted on May 25, 2018 in: School

Please click on the link to upload the documents needed for camp registration!

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MORNING OF PRAYER AND REFLECTION Thursday, June 7, on the Holy Spirit. There will be Mass, and two presentations with time between the reflections to walk trails, pray the Stations, Sit at the pond, sit on the decks, etc. Mary Trefney will present on "Fruits of the Spirit" (Gal. 5, 22,23). These fruits are the gifts given us when we are in the Spirit. All are welcome. Share rides and plan to be here (4680 St. Ann's Rd.) Florence's House of Prayer, by 8:30 to greet each other and have coffee. After presentations and Mass we close with pot luck lunch. Bring your favorite dish. Leave cars at St. Ann...

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Borgia Ladies Day at the Club registration has begun. This year's event will be held Monday, Jun 11th at Franklin County Country Club. There are 3 options for our ladies to join in the fun: 1. 3 person scramble - $100 per person – includes golf, lunch, dinner and drinks. 2. Fun in the Sun - $60 per person – includes all day pool access, lunch, dinner and drinks. 3. Dinner & Drinks - $35 per person – includes cocktail hour at 4:00 pm, dinner and drinks. For more information, please contact Tracy at 314-520-6799.  

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The Conversation

Posted on May 11, 2018 in: General News, School, Parish

Next week is the deanery-wide seminar covering Catholic end-of-life issues. It’s not too late to sign up for The Conversation! This free seminar will take place at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Washington on Saturday, May 19 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided. You can learn about the Church’s teaching on many important issues related to the end of life. The event will include discussion of Catholic bioethics, Catholic funeral and cemetery planning and estate and charitable gift planning. Speakers include a local Catholic estate attorney and theologian Fr. Donald Henke. This eve...

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The Ascension of the Lord- Working with the Lord   All of our efforts of evangelization are WITH the Lord, or else they will be futile.  The Gospel today reminds us that after Jesus ascended into heaven, He remained with those who follow Him, working with them and confirming their message of truth with accompanying signs.  The same is true for us today.  Jesus continues to bestow abundant graces on those who follow Him, pouring out manifold blessings from the Holy Spirit to individuals who are then able to speak words of comfort and healing to the distressed, pray for those in need, and ...

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Mercy Hospice Volunteers

Posted on May 03, 2018 in: General News

Mercy Hospice is currently seeking volunteers to offer support & comfort to patients and families in your community. Volunteers are matched with opportunities to serve according to their schedules, skills, comfort levels & geographic area. Free Training at the Washington office will be May 23rd, May 30th & June 6th 1-5pm Contact Stephanie Marquart 636.239.8862 or stephanie.marquart@mercy.net

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How comforting it is to know that our Church has survived the storms of the last 2,000 years. Nothing can ultimately defeat it. Jesus Himself told us so. The Holy Spirit is in charge and God continues to raise up saints in every generation who speak boldly in the name of Jesus to evangelize others. We can only speak boldly and evangelize, however, if we remain in our Lord, for without Him we can do nothing. Remaining in the Lord means spending frequent time in prayer and silence, going to Confession and Mass often, and seeking Him in the Scriptures. We are called top proclaim the name of Christ in word AND action so that w...

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Join us for the German Games at St. John’s –Gildehaus on June 23, 2018. Help us celebrate the Feast of St. John the Baptist with Mass at 8 am followed by the 5K run open to all ages (18+). Men ages (21+) form your most competitive teams and compete in a variety of intense events that will test your hardiness. The night will offer couples an opportunity to learn some basic polka moves with authentic live polka music from the Loehnig German Band. Dance 7-10pm. Team Registration and Runners (18+) running in 5K register by May 30th (if t-shirt desired). Any questions contact: sjggermangames@gmail.com or visit ou...

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