Consecration to Our Lady
We will be doing the Consecration to Our Lady according to the Method of St. Louis de Montfort, as a Parish on December 8th, the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. This is our Patronal Feast and it is a Holy Day of Obligation. The 33-day preparation begins on Saturday, November 3rd. The book that we follow is the True Devotion to Mary by St. Louis de Montfort, and this book can be purchased through TAN Books.
All Saints Celebration
This event will take place on Sunday, Oct. 28 after the 10:30 a.m. Mass. If you are interested in helping with the organizing, please contact Andrea MacCallum or Amy Seltzer.
The Father-Son Campout will be held November 8th-10th (Thursday-Saturday) at Lathrop State Park in Walsenburg. Chris Seltzer is the POC (point of contact) for organizing this event. If you have any questions, please contact him at email@example.com.
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Hostess Crew Volunteers
We need volunteers to serve as hostesses for the 10:30 a.m. post-Mass brunch. If you could please help out, please contact Mrs. Jill Demian at 719-579-9439.
Seeking Additional Organists
We need more organists to help with the music. People willing to help, who can play the organ or who are decent pianists, please contact the parish office or Mr. James Sullivan.
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Mr. Sullivan is always looking for new members to come and be a part of the Parish Choir. We are especially looking for more male voices be part of the choir. The minimum age requirement for the adult choir is 14 and up. If you are interested in joining the choir, please contact Mr. Sullivan.
St. Catherine of Alexandria Parish Library - Fran Rutherford, Librarian
Our parish library is now open between both Masses on each Sunday. The St. Catherine of Alexandria library has multiple copies of Father Peyton ' s Rosary Prayer Book and other books on the rosary available for checkout during the month of October which is the month of the Holy Rosary. Fr. Peyton founded the Family Rosary Crusade after World War II, and his book has been a favorite of countless thousands for inspiration in praying the family rosary. Free copies of St. Louis de Montfort ' s Secret of the Rosary are also available just for stopping in. Come by and take advantage of what your parish library has to offer.
Lost and Found Items
Parishioners please check the Lost & Found box at the entry of the church for any possible lost items that might belong to you. The box is starting to fill up!
Copies of Cum Petro, the newsletter of the Confraternity of St. Peter are available in the vestibule.
Confraternity of St. Peter
The Confraternity is a society which gathers those who feel close to the Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter and who wish to support its charism through prayers and sacrifices. Thus the Confraternity contributes to the Service of the Church through supporting numerous vocations, the sanctification of priests and their pastoral endeavors. More information and enrollment forms are available in the vestibule or online.
Parish Clothing Exchange
Anita McCowen is coordinating the parish clothing exchange. Due to limited space, please leave only clothing and no other items. Clean, gently used clothing may be placed in one of the boxes under the table at the entrance of the church. Clothes may be chosen after Mass in the basement in the second room on the right.