Second Sunday in Ordinary Time Bulletin - January 16, 2022
MASS WILL BE LIVE STREAMED
Saturday, January 15 at 5:00 p.m.
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Live Stream Videos of Mass on YouTube.
Mass Intentions for Second Week in Ordinary Time
Wednesday, January 19 at 8:00 a.m.
Thursday, January 20 at 8:00 a.m.
Friday, January 21 at 8:00 a.m.
†Sr. Agnes Aydt
Mass Intentions for Third Sunday in Ordinary Time
Saturday, January 22 at 5:00 p.m.
††Charles & Katie Aydt
Sunday, January 23 at 8:30 a.m.
All Parish Family
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 through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
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Bulletins: New & Old
Monthly Ministry List
Collection January 8-9
Envelopes (60) $1,942
Loose $ 317
Youth (3) $ 3
Solemnity of Mary (3) $ 21
Hall (1) $ 50
Kentucky Relief (3) $ 140
One Strong (1) $ 5
Mass Intentions (39) $ 450
Scholarship (3) $ 55
SJB Cemetery (1) $ 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 offering in collection box or in the mailbox by Parish office front door.
Watch bulletin for more details.
16: PSR Classes 9:30 a.m.
20: KC #7118 Meeting at Piopolis Wild Game Night at 7:00 p.m.
20: KC #8745 Meeting at Dahlgren at 7:00 p.m.
23: PSR Classes 9:30 a.m.
25: Fr. Slawomir Ptak - Clergy Day at Belleville
30: PSR Classes 9:30 a.m.
31: Holy Name Society Meeting 7:00 p.m.
4: Fr. Ptak Visit for Sacrament of Penance & Eucharist. Contact office for appointment.
5: Dahlgren KC #8745 - BBQ Drive-Thru Relay for Life Fundraiser 5:00-7:00 p.m.
6: PSR Classes 9:30 a.m.
6: One Strong Breakfast Fundraiser 9:30 a.m.
6: Holy Name Society Rabbit/Chicken Fry 5:30 p.m.
13: PSR Classes 9:30 a.m.
17: KC #7118 Meeting at Enfield 7:00 p.m.
17: KC #8745 Meeting at Dahlgren 7:00 p.m.
20: PSR Classes 9:30 a.m.
23: Fr. Slawomir Ptak - East Vicariate Priest/Deacon Meeting at Fairfield
27: PSR Classes 9:30 a.m.
Stop by the office or drop in collection box. If you have specific date,
please list and we will try to get intention scheduled for that date.
2021 CONTRIBUTIONS STATEMENTS
Can be picked up at the back of church starting January 22. They will be grouped alphabetically by last name.
HOLY MASS FOR LIFE WITH BISHOP MICHAEL MCGOVERN
Sunday, January 16, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Church in Fairview Heights, IL. We are especially mindful in the month of January of the tragic anniversary of Roe v. Wade. Together we need the power of prayer and God's grace to build a culture where every human life is cherished and respected from conception until natural death. All are invited to draw strength from the power of Christ's holy word and the gift of the Holy Eucharist. For more information, contact Judy Hoffmann call: (618) 722-5003 or email: email@example.com.
ST. ELIZABETH'S ALTAR SODALITY COOKBOOKS
$15 each and are available in Parish office.
Make The Messenger a part of your New Year’s Resolution! The Messenger brings you the stories of real people quietly living their faith through compassion and good works. Inspirational stories that show our Catholic faith is alive and well in southern Illinois. Subscribe by calling 618-233-8670 online at www.bellevillemessenger.org
SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS & FRESHMAN - JUNION SCHOLARSHIP GUIDELINES
These were handed out to youth in PSR class on September 19, available on Parish website, in High School classroom on bulletin board, & posted on One Strong and PSR Facebook page. You can also click links below to view them.
PRAY FOR THE SICK & HOMEBOUND
Paul & Helen Wellen
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.
Please contact office for funerals and baptisms. For weddings contact office six months before.
2021 CSMA GOAL $11,570
At Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School in East St. Louis 100% of the students graduate from high school and 95% enroll in colleges and universities, trade schools and the military! Your support helps to make this possible. If you have not already done so, please consider making a gift today. The youngsters at Sister Thea Bowman are counting on you. Thank you & God Bless.
PLASTIC TOTE BY OFFICE DOOR
Living Faith Books (January-March) & Books are located at each door in church.
HISTORY OF PIOPOLIS, ILLINOIS 1841-1888 BOOKS
Copies located at the back of church.
DIOCESE OF BELLEVILLE POSITION: DIRECTOR OF THE RESPECT LIFE
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A PILGRIMAGE OF PEACE TO THE HOLY LAND
November 28 - December 9
Pilgrimage Director: Fr. Steve Beatty & Co-Sponsored: CRS and The Messenger
This pilgrimage will include important sites in Jesus' life as well as visits to places in the Holy Land where CRS is carrying on the work of Jesus today. Pricing, complete itinerary, and registration will be available after February 28. To be placed on the priority mailing list to receive a full itinerary and registration information, contact Cheryl Sommer 618-624-2838 or firstname.lastname@example.org
WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY: JANUARY 18-25
The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity has a history of over 100 years , in which Christians around the world have taken part in an octave of prayer for visible Christian unity. By annually observing the WPCU, Christians move toward the fulfillment of Jesus' prayer at the Last Supper "that they all may be one." When you say your rosary this week, please say part of it for the unity of our brothers and sisters, in Christ.
January 19 at Cathedral in Belleville 9:30 a.m.
Bishop McGovern will gather with clergy and representatives of other faiths to observer the "Week of Prayer for Christian Unity" as Jesus prayed: "That all may be one." Please join us.