Immaculate Conception

Announcements

Mass of Reparation

Bishop Sheridan invites you to participate in a Mass of Reparation at St. Mary’s Cathedral on Monday, September 24th at 6:00 p.m. Please come and pray for the victims of clerical sexual abuse , as well as for God’s forgiveness.

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.

Congratulations!

We are happy to announce the engagement of Jesiah Benson, of Colorado Springs, CO and Monique Guilez, of Colorado Springs, CO, who plan to be united in the Holy Sacrament of Matrimony, on September 27, 2018, at Immaculate Conception Parish, In Colorado Springs, CO.

Father-Son Campout

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 caseltzer@gmail.com.

Internet Filters

The following filters are very useful against the impurity that is invading today’s mass means of communications. These filters can be found on the following web-sites:

chastity.com

covenanteyes.com

The following are downloadable applications:

Apple iTunes

Victory

Google Play

Victory

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.

IMPORTANT SAFEGUARD TO PURITY - Family on-line protection

The following filters are very useful against the impurity that is invading today ' s mass means of communication: These filters can be found on the following web-sites: chastity.com, covenanteyes.com, and thevictoryapp.com.

Choir

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!

Confraternity Newsletter

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.