Bulletin

Liturgy Schedule for This Week


Day Month Date Time Church Intention
Friday January 11 8:00 AM St. Andrew Church All Souls
Saturday January 12 4:00 PM St. Andrew Church Kathy Germana by Dick Germana
Saturday January 12 6:00 PM Our Lady of the Snows Mass
Sunday January 13 9:00 AM St. Andrew Church Mike Wood by Marsha Wood
Sunday January 13 11:00 AM St. Patrick Church Bud Blumenstock and Families
Monday January 14 No Mass
Tuesday January 15 No Mass
Wednesday January 16 No Mass
Thursday January 17 No Mass
Friday January 18 8:00 AM St. Andrew Church All Souls in Purgatory
Saturday January 19 4:00 PM St. Andrew Church for a dear friend by Patty Gardner
Saturday January 19 6:00 PM Our Lady of the Snows John King by Donald Scarpato
Sunday January 20 9:00 AM St. Andrew Church Al Bergeron by the Tom Buonomo family
Sunday January 20 11:00 AM St. Andrew Church Robert Greenberg and Frank Izzo by Gio Susini

Last Weekends Collections

Parish Offertory Insurance Fuel
St. Andrew Parish Regular $1723 $256 $60
Our Lady of the Snows/Saint Patrick Parish Regular $1096

Contributing to Your Parish On-Line

With assistance from the Diocese of Burlington, members of our parishes may now make weekly parish offertory contributions on-line via a secure website. Since members of Our Lady of the Snows/St. Patrick Parish have expressed an interest in on-line giving, we are making this option available to them first.

PARISH NEWS

Prayers for the Sick

We pray for Isaiah Callan, Linda Campbell, Daniel Caplinger, Heidi Cervantes, George Chalifoux, Sue Ellsasser, Jason Fowler, Raven Fowler, Jan Gendreau, John Hofmann, Holly, Brian Kellett, Wayne Lacaillade, Ann Lamarch, Grace Lee, William McDonald, Scott Miller, Jim Pratt, John Smith, Nasaiah Torres, Wendy Viola. Please notify us if anyone you know is unable to attend Mass due to illness, handicap, or age, and would like a Communion visit.

Knights of Columbus Monthly Breakfast Buffet This Sunday, January 13th – Serving from 8:30 – 11:15 AM in St. Leo Hall (located behind St. Andrew Church, Waterbury.  All are welcome!

Reminder – Monthly Food Shelf Appeal this weekend January 12, 13 in all three churches. Nonperishable food, personal care items as well as monetary donations welcome.

Parish Finance Council Members

Volunteers needed to serve a three year term beginning January, 2019 for both St. Andrew and Our Lady of the Snows/St. Patrick Parishes. Do you know someone who is waiting to be invited?  Could this be a service you might consider? Meetings are scheduled quarterly. Let Father Jerry know if you are interested. Many thanks to all our Finance Council Members, past and present, for your faith, service and devotion to our Parish communities!

Catholic Town Meetings

Our Bishop is calling for meetings to take place in January in six places around the state. Bishop Coyne will come to the meeting, begin with a prayer, offer a few remarks about where we are as a Diocese and the Church, and then he will listen and respond as to what other “citizens” of the church have to say. The meetings will start at 6:00 PM and end at 7:30 PM and are open to anyone. PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ATTEND ANY OF THE MEETINGS:

Jan. 10 – St. Mary’s, St. Albans                                               

Jan. 23 – St. Theresa, Orleans

Jan. 28 – Sacred Heart, Bennington

Jan. 22 – Holy Family, Essex Junction

Jan. 29 – Christ the King, Rutland

 Jan. 31 – St. John Vianney, S. Burlington

Youth Religious Education Classes

Registrations Still Accepted – Call 244-7734, or bring your child to class and register at that time.  Classes this week as follows:

      *Traditional Program – Class for Grades 2, and 7/8 on Sunday, January 13th- 10 to 11 AM.  Note that Grades 9/10 will not be meeting this Sunday.

      *Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Program – Class for preschool through Grade 6 on Wednesday, January 16th; 3:30– 5:30 PM.  Amy Miller, Coordinator (802-249-8888).

Adult Religious Education

FORMED –  free Catholic on-line Adult/Youth Faith Education service – a variety of faith education programs, videos, youth ministry, RCIA, Children’s Programs); www.FORMED.org;  register as a parishioner; parish code: 4N77N3; set up username/password; access the great content on FORMED.org anytime.  We also have FREE CDs/books/pamphlets in each Church – please feel free to browse.

FORMED – Do You Access the Catholic on-line Adult/Youth Faith Education service referenced above?

Our annual subscription fee is due this month.  If you enjoy using FORMED, we would like to hear from you.  Send us an email at rccoffice@gmavt.net and let us know if you think we should continue to offer this online faith education program for free to our parishioners. 

Copies of the Latest Issue of the Award Winning Vermont Catholic Magazine are available at the entrance of each Church -take a copy for yourself and one to share with a friend!

Annual Cash Raffle Fundraiser 2019 / Only 650 Tickets Available / $100 each / Four Chances to Win

First Prize $15,000 / Second Prize $7,500 / Third & Fourth Prizes $1,000 each.  Drawing February 16, 2019 at Annual Spaghetti Dinner – Winner need not be present to win.  A percentage of profits will be donated to local charities – remaining profits will provide ongoing financial support to Our Lady of the Snows/St. Patrick Parish and St. Andrew Parish.  Pick up a Flyer at entrance of each Church or call the Rectory (244-7734) for further details!  Volunteers are available to sell you a ticket after Mass – cash, check, or credit card accepted. 

Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend Coming Up

Your word, oh Lord, is truth. Bring the Lord’s truth into your marriage by attending a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend. The next Weekend will be held March 15-17, 2019 in Isle La Motte, VT. For more information, call Gary & Lynn Root at 802-456-8114 or visit them at https://wwmevtw.org/.