Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time - June 20, 2021
MASS WILL BE LIVE STREAMED ON SUNDAY.
Masses for the Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time
Tuesday, June 22 at 6:00 p.m.
†Joseph Mayberry Sr.
††Floyd & Norma Collins
Wednesday, June 23 at 8:00 a.m.
††Frances & Albert Kaufman
Thursday, June 24 at 8:00 a.m.
†Fr. Dale Maxfield††Sarah & Connor Roesch
Masses for Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Celebration of St. John the Baptist Feast Day
Saturday, June 26 at 5:00 p.m.
For God's Blessings & Healings for Allie Brown
Sunday, June 27 at 8:30 a.m.
All Parish Family
We are still accepting Mass Intentions
We the parishioners of St. John the Baptist,
brothers and sisters in Christ, accept as our mission:
† to know our faith and share it with others,
† to continue to grow spiritually with respect for the sacraments,
† to celebrate the liturgy and the Holy Eucharist as the center of our Christian life,
† to live by truth and love,
† to serve those in need, to teach by example, and thereby strengthen and inspire our Parish family in accordance with the Roman Catholic Church
Tuesday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Closed for Lunch Noon - 12:30 p.m.
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Bulletins: New & Old
Monthly Ministry List
Collection June 12-13
Envelopes (58) $4,229
Loose $ 110
Youth (2) $ 2
Needy in Parish (2) $ 100
CSMA (2) $ 160
CRS (1) $ 50
Holy Land (1) $ 50
Seminarian Education (3) $ 100
Church Fans (2) $ 540
Building (18) $ 470
PSR (1) $ 50
One Strong (1) $ 50
Mass Intentions (18) $ 280
Scholarship (2) $ 100
Cemetery (2) $ 100
Your financial support remains an important part of our Parish life and helps us keep going. Please continue giving your time, talent, and treasure at this difficult time. Please mail, drop-off your offertory in the mailbox by Parish office front door.
ST. JOSEPH PRAYER
Hail, Guardian of the Redeemer, spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary. To you God entrusted his only Son; in you Mary placed her trust; with you Christ became man. Blessed Joseph, to us too, show yourself a father and guide us in the path of life. Obtain for us grace, mercy and courage, and defend us from every evil. Amen.
Mass Server Training will be held after mass on Sunday, July 4. This is for all servers who are interested.
Sick and Homebound: Fr. Ptak will visit on First Friday each month by appointment. Please contact office to schedule.
Offertory: We will continue to use boxes for collection. Additional two have been installed by side doors as well as automatic hand sanitizers.
Living Faith Books: July - September are located at each door and in tote beside office door.
ONE STRONG MISSION NEWS
Beautiful Weather is here!!! Do you need help around your House? One Strong can help with anything!!! Cleaning out flower beds or gutters, power washing your house or washing windows, cleaning out garages or barns, painting or pruning. Whatever you need help with just let us know. Contact Michele Lueke or Robbilyn Taylor, to get your name on our schedule.
PRAY FOR THE SICK & HOMEBOUND
Edith Haas, Larry Hunt, Marie Hopkins, Bill Lueke, James Frey, Bob Wilson, Kent Karcher, Larry Nice, Paul & Helen Wellen, and Mary Karcher.
Reminder: Due to federal privacy laws, we are not allowed to list people or visit who are sick or in the nursing home without written authorization from that individual or from their immediate family who has authorization. Form can be requested from the office.
Thank you to all volunteers who helped have masses and funerals at St. John the Baptist and funerals at our Chapels in McLeansboro and Dahlgren, as normal as possible during the
pandemic. God Bless You All!
Thank you to Fr. Ptak, Deacon Archie, and all who have donated so much of their time to keep us all safe and able to attend mass during these unprecedented times. We certainly appreciate all you did! Also, many thanks for all the prayers and cards during my recent knee surgery. God Bless, Margaret Aydt
Watch bulletin for more details.
26: St. John the Baptist Feast Day
4: Server Training after mass.
15: 7:00 p.m. KC #7118 Meeting at Enfield and KC #8745 Meeting at Dahlgren
18: Noon KC #8745 Washer Tournament at Dahlgren
18-22: St. John the Baptist Vacation Bible School
23-26: Co-Ed Slow Pitch Softball Tournament at Piopolis. Concessions by One Strong.
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST FEAST DAY CELEBRATION
SATURDAY, JUNE 26
BBQ & Pork Chop Dinner by Deep South (Hotdogs & Chips available too)
6:30 - 9:00 pm
Music Leo Aydt & Friends and Clay Rapp
Sno-Cones & Outdoor Games for Kids
Bonfire & S'mores
Free copies of The History of Piopolis 1841-1888 book
Silent Auction: Treasures & Trash from the Attics of School & Office
All are Welcome!
Signup sheet at each door, call/text Andrea Short 618-214-1275 or contact the office, by June 20. You may still attend if you don't sign up, this is just to help us prepare to celebrate our Feast Day.
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Please contact office for funerals and baptisms. For weddings contact office six months before.
JANITOR ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST & ST. CLEMENT OF ROME HALL
Looking for someone to clean the hall at St. John the Baptist and St. Clement of Rome. If interested please contact the office.
2021 CSMA GOAL $11,570
Pledged $5,400. Did you know YOUR GIFT to CSMA can be made online? Visit www.diobelle.org and click on “Giving. As we approach July 4, let us celebrate the hope, peace and freedom of our great nation and pray for those who make our freedom possible. We wish you and your family a blessed and happy Independence Day, CSMA
PLASTIC TOTE BY OFFICE DOOR
Living Faith Books (July - September)
PETER'S PENCE COLLECTION
Next week, we will take up the Peter's Pence Collection, which unites us and Catholics around the world more closely with the Holy Father in two ways: it supports the structures of the Holy See through which the Pope governs the Church as well as his charitable efforts to assist victims of war, oppression, natural disasters and other most in need. Please be generous. For more information, visit www.peterpence.va/en.html and read letter from Bishop McGovern and handout, by clicking on the links below.
DIOCESES OF BELLEVILLE ~ ADOPT A SEMINARIAN
Cards located as you exit church. There are lots of ways to help: Remember his birthday, become a prayer warrior, send a care package, or send notes of encouragement to name a few.
Don’t miss the Six-Month Calendar for the Diocese coming in July! Subscribe to The Messenger online at www.bellevillemessenger.org or call 618-233-8670.
The event will begin with Evening Prayer and will be followed by dinner and conversation. This is a terrific opportunity for hearing some of our seminarians speak about preparing for the priesthood; there will also be time for questions and conversation with Fr. Steven Beatty, Vocation Director. All young men ages 14-32 are invited to attend; parents or guardians are also welcome to join us.
Clem & Margaret Aydt
Please join us for an Open House Saturday July 3 from 2:30 – 4:00 pm at Kenny Aydt's Shed 2748 Dahlgren East Road - Dahlgren, IL 62828. Your love and friendship is the only gift we need. Margaret enjoys sending and receiving cards. If you wish to send them a Happy Anniversary card, please send to 5819 Dahlgren East Road - Dahlgren, IL 62828.
PHASE 5 UPDATE MASS & GUIDELINES - REVISED UPADES - JUNE 8, 2021
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