Fall Events at our Parish

 

Mark your Calendar and watch for more information

 

September 7, 8, 9 – Fr. Matthew Garr,SJ

Father “Matteo” is the pastor of our Sister Parish in El Augustino, Lima, Peru.  Fr. Matteo will join us for our weekend Masses and some special events planned to deepen our relationships with the people of the Virgin of Nazareth Parish.

 

Sept. 19 – Deacon Anthony Cioe/ Missionary Discipleship/7-8pm  McLaughlin Hall

Deacon Anthony will speak of “Creating a Parish Culture That Forms and Empowers Missionary Disciples.” This presentation is for everyone who desires to continue to create a more vibrant, welcoming parish as we build our parish community for the future.

 

September 22- St. Teresa Day of Service 9:30-12Noon

 

Honoring our patron, St. Teresa of Calcutta, families, friends and individuals gather together on a Saturday morning to pray and do service in the name of St. Teresa. This is a great day to feel the gift of belonging to a community that sees, shares and is “the light of Christ’s love and compassion.”

 

September 30- Ministry Fair/ Good Shepherd School

 

Sunday morning is a wonderful time to take the opportunity to see all the various ways parishioners are actively participating in our parish life and to decide if there is a ministry that you would like to join. 

 

October 25- S. Kathleen Duffy,SSJ/ 7pm Holy Saviour Church

 

Sister Kathy will lead an evening reflection on the life, works and writing of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin…the man, the paleontologist, the visionary French Jesuit priest.   The time is right to introduce Pierre Teilhard de Chardin to a new generation!

 

October 28- Fr. John’s 40th Anniversary Celebration/11am Mass and reception

 

Fr. John will celebrate a Mass of Thanksgiving for his forty years of priestly ministry at the 11am Mass. Mass will be followed by a party in Good Shepherd School Cafeteria.