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St. Mary’s to Cosponsor Lenten Presentation; Volunteers Needed to Provide Refreshments

On Monday, March 20 and Tuesday, March 21 from 7 to 8:30 p.m., St. Mary’s will join three neighboring parishes in cosponsoring The Story of Faith featuring nationally-acclaimed actor and Biblical presenter Frank Runyeon. The event will take place at St. Martha’s Church, French Road, Depew. Along with St. Mary’s and St. Martha, sponsoring parishes are Our Lady of Pompeii and Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta. On Monday, Runyeon will present Signs: Gospel of John and on Tuesday, he will present Sermon on the Mount and Hollywood vs. Faith. Participants may attend either or both sessions. Finger foods and other refreshments are needed. If you can help, please call (716) 683-6445, ext. 24. Thank you!

Spring 2017 “Messenger” Now Online

Click below for the Spring 2017 issue of St. Mary’s Messenger newsletter.

Meditation & Yoga Classes Will Resume February 21

St. Mary’s next Meditation & Yoga as Spiritual Practice class will take place Tuesday, February 21 from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Parish Center at St. Mary’s Elementary School. The classes incorporate prayer, meditation, music and weekly Scripture – complementing Christian spiritual practices by preparing the mid for direct, open and prayerful communication with God. Additional upcoming class dates are Tuesdays: March 7 and 14; April 4 and 18, and May 9 and 23. Please note: In the event of inclement weather, classes will be cancelled whenever Lancaster schools cancel classes or after-school/evening programs. Click here for more information.

Clam Chowder Dinner Set for Ash Wednesday

Mark your calendar for Ash Wednesday, March 1, and St. Mary’s annual Clam Chowder Dinner, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Parish Center. Watch for more information! If you are interested in volunteering to set up, work in the kitchen, serve or clean up, please contact Diane Zwirecki or Heather Pierce at (716) 683-6445. It’s a fun social event and a great opportunity to be part of the parish community!

We’re Having a Senior Prom!

Young families and St. Mary’s youth will be hosting a Senior Prom for anyone aged 70 and older on St. Patrick’s Day – Friday, March 17 – from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Parish Center. There will be live music, dancing, snacks, conversation and a lot of fun! Save the date and watch for more information!

Mass Times

Weekend
Sat: 4:30 pm, 7 pm
Sun: 8 am, 10 am, 12 noon

Weekday (in school chapel)
Mon, Wed, Fri: 12 noon
Tue, Thu: 8:30 am

Eucharistic Adoration
First Friday after 12 noon Mass
Till 5 p.m.

Calendar

February 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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2
3
  • Eucharistic Adoration
4
  • Generations of Faith
5
  • Generations of Faith
6
  • Generations of Faith
7
  • First Communion Teaching Mass
8
9
10
11
  • WINGS: Women in God's Spirit
  • Faith Formation Grades K-5
12
  • Traditional High School Faith Formation
13
  • Middle School Faith Formation
14
  • First Communion Teaching Mass
  • Meditation & Yoga as Christian Spiritual Practice
15
  • First Communion Teaching Mass
16
17
18
19
20
21
  • Meditation & Yoga as Christian Spiritual Practice
22
23
24
25
  • WINGS: Women in God's Spirit
26
27
  • Middle School Faith Formation
28

Daily Readings

1 Cor 1:17-25
Ps 33:1-2, 4-5, 10-11
Lk 21:36
Mt 25:1-13

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