Announcements December 4th, 2022

1.Our Giving Tree is up. If you wish to give a Christmas gift to someone in need, please take the tags and bring what is requested on the tag. You may drop the gifts in the office or in the sacristy before, or after Masses.

2. Our Christmas tree is already on its way to St. Anne’s, if you want to donate for it or its decoration, please do so in the parish office. We will appreciate it.

3. If you want to share your blessings by sponsoring a family in need for Christmas, please fill up the form that is in the bulletin, and drop it off in the parish office.

4. Find in the corners of the church the envelopes for Christmas flowers, Christmas gift for the parish, and Christmas Novena intentions for the living or for the departed. We will be praying for those intentions whole Christmas season.

5. This Monday, December 5th, we will receive the Pilgrim Image of Our Lady of Guadalupe and Juan Diego, coming from the shrine in Mexico. We will expose the Blessed Sacrament after the 12:00pm Mass, praying in the name of the whole parish. Monday at 7:00pm we will have a Spanish Mass in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe on her pilgrim visit to our Parish. The image will stay with us till Tuesday morning.

6. This Thursday, December 8th, is the feast of The Immaculate Conception, patronnes of United States of America. It is a holy day of obligation. Our Wednesday evening Masses are already the Vigil Masses of the feast, and there is going to be an extra Spanish Mass in the K of C hall with the prayer group at 7:30pm.

7. On Thursday our Paraguayan Community will celebrate as well their patronnes under the title of Our Lady of Caacupe. After 7:00pm Mass there is going to be reception in the basement of the church.

8. Coming Saturday, December 10th we will celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe feast at the 7:00pm Mass. After the Mass there is going to be reception in the basement of the church.

Everyone, have a blessed and safe weekend!!