Two Week Bulletin ~ May 27-28 & June 3-4, 2023
MASS WILL BE LIVE STREAMED
May 27 & June 3 @ 5:00 P.M.
Mass Intentions for Eighth Week in Ordinary Time
Tuesday, May 30 at 6:00 p.m.
††William & Wilma Heck
Wednesday, May 31 at 8:00 a.m.
First Friday, June 2 at 8:00 a.m.
Holy Hour Following
Mass Intentions for The Solemnity of The Most Holy Trinity
Saturday, June 3 at 5:00 p.m.
All Parish Family
Sunday, June 4 at 8:30 a.m.
††Lee & Charlene Rubenacker
Living & Deceased George & Edith Haas Family
††Xavier, Frances, Sarah, & Connor Roesch
Mass Intentions for Ninth Week in Ordinary Time
Tuesday, June 6 at 6:00 p.m.
††Floyd & Norma Collins
††Ben & Lona Frey
Wednesday, June 7 at 8:00 a.m.
††Francis & Eileen Hopfinger
Thursday, June 8 at 8:00 a.m.
†Albert, Lucille, & Larry Nice
Mass Intentions for The Solemnity of The Most Holy Body & Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi)
Saturday, June 10 at 5:00 p.m.
††Pat & Teresa Collins Family
††Charlie & Rosa Bond
Sunday, June 11 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.
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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.
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28: Baptism of Ezekiel Lee Williford son of Caleb & Moriah (Wellen)
30: Ladies Quilting 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. McLeansboro hall.
1-3: One Strong Youth Ministry Work Camp in McLeansboro 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
1: AA/NA Meeting 7:00 p.m. McLeansboro Hall
2: Visit for Sacrament of Penance & Eucharist for sick and homebound. Contact office for appointment.
5: Presbyteral Council Meeting Belleville 11:00 a.m.
5: Holy Name Meeting 7:00 p.m.
6: Ladies Quilting 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. McLeansboro hall.
6: Building & Grounds Meeting 7:00 p.m.
7: East Vicariate Priest/Deacon Meeting at St. John the Baptist Noon
8: AA/NA Meeting 7:00 p.m. McLeansboro Hall
13: Ladies Quilting 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. McLeansboro hall.
15: AA/NA Meeting 7:00 p.m. McLeansboro Hall
15: KC #8745 Meeting at Dahlgren 7:00 p.m.
15: KC #7118 Meeting at Enfield 7:00 p.m.
QUILTING EVERY TUESDAY
Starting at 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the McLeansboro hall. Everyone is welcomed and if you don't know how to quilt, this is a great way to learn. For more information contact Phyllis Wuebbels 618-895-4895 or Sharon Bigley 618-736-2964.
PRAY FOR & REMEMBER THE SICK & HOMEBOUND
Paul & Helen Wellen
Deacon Alfred 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.
Please contact office for funerals and baptisms. For weddings contact office six months before.
PLASTIC TOTE BY OFFICE DOOR
Living Faith Books (April-June) & Books are located at each door in church.
AA & NA MEETING - MCLEANSBORO HALL
Alcohol & Narcotic Anonymous Meeting
Every Thursday Night
For more information contact Jim Bell 618-387-1077
FRANCISAN AT HOME:
Come grow, come explore a really bright sign of hope: https://franciscanathome.com/. It is the most in-depth and faithful array of true formation workshops ever created. Throughout the workshop, your active engagement will be requested; the workshops are not designed for passive viewing only. With a focus upon your mission to join the saints in glory, over 200 workshops in English and in Spanish are available right now, and every month new workshops are added. Click the link below for step by step instruction to register you and everyone else in your family. If you have questions, you can contact Andrea Short or parish office.
PILGRIMAGE TO HOLY LAND
Diocese of Belleville CRS is Hosting
A Pilgrimage of Peace to the Holy Land
December 2-13, 2024
Pilgrimage includes visits to Nazareth, Cana, Sea of Galilee, Mt. Tabor, Mt. of Beatitudes, Jericho, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, CRS Projects in the area, and more! For more information or to sign-up contact Cheryl Sommer at 618-624-2838 or email to email@example.com.
WORLWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER WEEKEND
St. Peters, MO
August 4-6 ~ September 29-October 1 ~ December 1-3
An experience for married couples to rekindle romance, enhance meaningful communication, and deepen and renew commitment. For more information or to apply, go to wwme.org, or call Terry & Eric Engholm at 314-649-7317.
CATHOLIC SERVICE AND MINISTRY APPEAL (CSMA)
Financial Target $10,630 ~ Pledge-to-Date $4,421
Did you know YOUR GIFT to The 2023 Catholic Service and Ministry Appeal can be made online? Visit your Belleville Diocese’s website at www.diobelle.org and click on “Giving”. It’s that simple! Every donation – large or small – is needed to continue our diocesan ministry to those in need. We are counting on YOU. Please visit www.diobelle.org today!
THE BELLEVILLE DEACON JUNE 2023 ISSUE
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CATHEDRAL OF ST. PETER - DEACON ORDINATION
Saturday, June 3 at 10:00 a.m.
Bishop McGovern invites everyone to attend as he will ordain 14 men of our Diocese to the Order of Deacon (Permanent Diaconate). Please pray for our candidates as they
prepare for ordination.
DIOCSE OF BELLEVILLE CALLING YOUNG ADULTS INTO LEADERSHIP
Dear young adults across the diocese of Belleville,
I am reaching out to you to invite you to consider being part of the Diocese of Belleville Young Adult Council.
The purposes of the council are:
1) To take a leading role in the evangelization of your peers and the rest of society.
2) To help build a community of friendship and support among your peers.
3) To be the voice of Catholic young adults in the diocese through advocating to the diocesan leadership through the Office of Faith Formation and Youth Ministry.
4) To advise me on how my office and other offices can better support you in your role as leaders in the Church.
The council already has members, but we are looking for more. If you are interested, please contact me at 618-722-5037 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Include in your message your full name, contact information, parish you currently attend, and a brief description of why you would like to join the council. Please respond by the end of day on Friday, June 16.
Director of Faith Formation and Youth Ministry
A NOTE OF THANKS FROM FATHER SLAWOMIR PTAK
Thank you for all the prayers, cards, and well wishes on the occasion of my 20th anniversary of Ordination. May God Bless you all abundantly and I will continue to keep you all in my prayers, Fr. Slawomir Ptak