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Parish Office Closed July 4th

Monday, June 26th, 2017 by jgilbert

The Parish office closed on Tuesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. The office will be open on Monday, July 3rd  and will reopen after the Holiday on Wednesday, July 5th at 8:30 a.m.

 

Triduum to Ste. Anne Mother of Mary

Monday, June 26th, 2017 by jgilbert

The Ste. Anne Sodality invites you to join with them to honor the Mother Mary during the Triduum to Ste. Anne, July 24-26, 2017 from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

 

Deacon Steve will be presenting and leading a prayer service each evening which will include a prayer to St. Anne on prayer beads which will be available at the service.  Fr. Paul will bless the beads and those in attendance on the first evening.

 

All Ladies of the Ste. Anne Sodality are also encouraged to attend the 9:00 a.m. Holy Mass on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday morning if available.

 

Building Blocks Closed Month of July

Monday, June 26th, 2017 by jgilbert

Building Blocks is taking the month of July off and will resume on August 10th. We will receive the new and returning children with open arms into a sparkling clean room with open arms as we ready for the Fall. Building Blocks is a ministry to the children of our parish ages 18 month to entering first grade. It is blessed and supported by volunteers who share an hour and a half once a month or every other month. Please consider joining our team. Help us continue to make this ministry a success. Contact the Parish office if interested.

 

Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration – Open Hours and Day Captain Positions

Monday, June 26th, 2017 by jgilbert

“Our Lord does not look so much at the greatness of our actions, or even at their difficulty, as at the love with which we do them.” ~ St. Therese of Lisieux

Permanent Open Hours

Tuesday  9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Tuesday  1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Wednesday  9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Open Day Captain Positions

Sunday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Please contact Polly Hurlburt at Tel. No. (603) 948-2703 or (609) 402-8814 (Call or Text), if you wish to serve our Lord in Adoration. Come, Let us Adore Him!

 

Run/Walk For God!

Monday, June 26th, 2017 by jgilbert

Run/Walk For God returns to Rochester for its fourth season!  Run/Walk For God is a 9 week program designed for non-runners and runners alike and embraces every aspect of a runner’s health – physically, mentally and spiritually. With its Christian focus, Run/Walk For God appeals to those Christians who seek to find a connection between running a road race and running the race of life.

 

We will be kicking off our program on Saturday, July 8th at 8:30 a.m. Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church in Rochester.  It will run Saturday mornings from 8:30-10:30 throughout the summer as we train for the 21st St. Charles 5K on Labor Day, and also for the 2017 James W. Foley Freedom Run/Walk 5K on October 14thWe are eagerly seeking volunteers for childcare for this program.  For more information contact Steve Sirois at 335-3440 or siroisfamily@metrocast.net.

 

21st  Annual St. Charles 5K

www.runningnuns.com

2017 James W. Foley Freedom Run/Walk 5K

www.jamesfoleyfoundation.org

 

Needed: Prayer Partners for Those Becoming Catholic

Monday, June 26th, 2017 by jgilbert

Would you and your family be willing to pray for a person or family who has entered the Rite of Christian Initiation? With each person or family, the RCIA Team asks for special prayer partners who will pray for these people until they are fully initiated into the Church.  This can be done as an individual or as a family.  Why not consider offering your prayers for one of these?  If you are interested and would like more information, please contact Kathie Bystrek at kmbart0250@metrocast.net or Rita Pender at 603-332-1863 ext. 13.

 

Early Bulletin Announcement Deadline

Monday, June 19th, 2017 by jgilbert

All announcements for the July 9th bulletin must be in by Sunday, June 25th  at 5:00 p.m.  Announcements may be emailed to bulletin@hrsl.org.

 

Automatic Withdrawal Thank You!

Monday, June 19th, 2017 by jgilbert

Thank you to everyone who recently signed up for Automatic Withdrawal (and to all who have been doing it for years)! It is an easy way to make your weekly or monthly offertory donations. You should be noticing an increase in the weekly and monthly Auto Transfer amounts in the Weekly Offertory Report. If you would like more information on how you can have you offertory donations automatically withdrawn from your bank account, please contact Connie Hamann at 332-1863 or via email at chamann@hrsl.org.  It’s Simple and Quick!

 

Summer Journaling Group Empowerment of the Holy Spirit and The Charism of Intercession

Monday, June 19th, 2017 by jgilbert

Do you have a desire to go deeper in your spiritual life?  A desire to make your prayers for others more effective and your conversations with others more anointed by the Holy Spirit?  Then join us for a 7-week series of study, prayer, journaling and forming ourselves into intentional disciples of Christ.  Two introductory sessions will be offered: Wednesday, June 28, 6:30-8:15 p.m. or Thursday, June 29, 9:45-11:30 a.m.  Weekly sessions will be held on a similar schedule.  Attending one of these two sessions will be required before starting the class.  All sessions will be held at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, Rochester.  For more information, call Jackie Morganti at 332-3576 or Our Lady of the Holy Rosary office at 332-1863.  (Sponsored by Apostles of Healing Love, Apostles of Healing Love is affiliated with The Daughters of Mary, Mother of Healing Love, St. Charles Home,  Rochester.)

 

Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration – Open Hours and Day Captain Positions

Monday, June 19th, 2017 by jgilbert

“Prayer begins by talking to God, but it ends by listening to Him.  In the face of Absolute Truth, silence is the soul’s language” ~ Ven. Fulton J. Sheen

Permanent Open Hours

Tuesday  9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Tuesday  1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Wednesday  9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Open Day Captain Positions

Sunday

Tuesday

Wednesday

 

Please contact Polly Hurlburt at Tel. No. (603) 948-2703 or (609) 402-8814 (Call or Text), if you wish to serve our Lord in Adoration. Come, Let us Adore Him!