Our Lord Jesus Christ the King
November 24, 2013
I rejoiced because they said to me, “We will go up to the house of the LORD.” — Psalm 122:1
DO NOT FORGET! DONATE ONLINE! This facilitates the fulfillment of the obligations of responsibility, even if you can not attend Mass. Never have to carry cash or checks to church. Giving electronically also saves money to the church and help in creating a more accurate quote. Visit our website and click on OnlineGiving! www.sacredheartpatterson.org.
Online Giving Announcement: Recently we have updated our Online Giving link from our website, to a new address. If you are an Online Giving participant, this will not affect any donations you have scheduled, your account information or anything else in your account. It will, however, affect any bookmarks or favorites you may have created on your computer. We do ask that that next time you access your Online Giving account that you go to the church website and click on the new Online Giving logo and bookmark this new address. Online Giving is a safe and convenient way to donate to the church. To sign-up, go to www.sacredheartpatterson.org and click on the Online Giving logo and create an account. If you have questions, call the church office at 209-892-9321.
This Week’s Highlights
Sunday Coll: $ 7964.75—2nd Coll: $7964.75
Sun Nov. 24 special 2nd coll., Catholic Relief Services for disaster relief for victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
Mon Nov. 25-30 Thanksgiving Week– No classes for Religious Education.
Thurs Nov. 28 Thanksgiving Day, parish office closed; Collection for St. Vincent de Paul Society.
Fri Nov. 29 Office Closed for Thanksgiving holiday.
Sat Nov. 30 Feast of St. Andrew, Apostle; (Office Closed for Thanksgiving holiday).
Sun Dec. 1 First Sunday of Advent.
Tues Dec. 3 Novena for Our Lady of Guadalupe, 6 p.m. and continues every night at the same time until December 11.
Sun Dec. 8 2nd coll. Retirement Fund for Religious.
THANKSGIVING DAY We will have Mass on Thanksgiving Day at 8am. Come and give thanks to God for the blessings bestowed upon you in the past year. As in years past, the collection will be for the St. Vincent de Paul Society, and we will bless bread for each family to take home and share at their Thanksgiving dinner.
CHRISTMAS PROGRAM All children ages 5-12, are invited to participate in the 5pm English Mass on Christmas Eve. Parent informational meeting is Thursday, Nov. 21 at 4pm at Sacred Heart Church. Children must attend in order to be in the Christmas program. For more information please contact Lisa Cruz 892-9321 or 416-9378.
H.O.S.T. BAKE SALE The H.O.S.T. House will have a Holiday Bake Sale on November 23 & 24. Please stop by the H.O.S.T. booth in front of the church after Mass and help support this worthy cause. 100% of the proceeds go to The H.O.S.T. House and their efforts to spread Jesus’ love and compassion throughout the community by lending a helping hand to our homeless brothers and sisters on the Westside!
SACRED HEART SCHOOL is sponsoring a Thanksgiving Pie Sale, featuring Marie Callender’s pies. The cost is $14 per pie in various flavors. The last day to order is November 19 and the pies can be picked up on November 26 between 4-6 pm. There are order forms in the vestibule. For more information, please call 209-892-1370.
TRUST IN JESUS CUISINE desperately needs your help by bringing gently used: COATS, HATS, GLOVES, SLEEPING BAGS & THICK SOCKS to help the poor and homeless stay warm this winter. Please drop off your donations in the green bin in the front church entrance. You can also bring your donations to St. Vincent DePaul Thrift Store. For more information please contact Claudia at 605-1541. God Bless You!
LECTOR BOOKS 2014 All lectors please pick up your book, “Workbook for Lectors, Gospel Readers, and Proclaimers of the Word,” in the sacristy after mass and check your name off the list. Thank you for your dedication to this ministry.
GIVING TREE The Society of St. Vincent de Paul continues to ask for your help to provide Christmas gifts for the children of our community. You can make a monetary donation or pick an ornament from the tree at all the Masses the weekend of November 23-24 and will continue until all ornaments are gone. You will be helping over 600 children. Gifts are to be returned to the parish office by Monday, December 9 and will be distributed on December 14 & 15 to the families. God bless you!
IMPORTANT NEWS To help with bulletin coordination and deadlines, and to make sure that your announcement gets printed in the bulletin, the following is the schedule for bulletin announcement deadlines in the upcoming months. Wednesday, November 20 is the deadline for the December 1 bulletin. Wednesday, December 11, is the deadline for the December 22 bulletin. Tuesday, December 17, is the deadline for the December 29 bulletin. Friday, December 20 is the deadline for the January 5 bulletin. We realize this is going to take some planning and time for these up coming dates, so we ask for your cooperation and patience. God bless!
St. Vincent de Paul Community Life Center
“One Community, One Faith…. Our Vison”
Capital Campaign Update: THANK YOU to EVERY PARISHIONER who completed the planning study. We want to share some of the preliminary results.
While respondents cited many different strengths of the Parish, the highest number of responses included the following:
Vincentian priests: religious leadership and relationships with parishioners
Parishioners: welcoming, and sense of community
Community: Outreach and service to poor; and a strong religious education program.
Approximately 81% said “yes” and “somewhat”, would support the construction of a new multipurpose facility, 19%, were “unsure”.
In the coming months, you will hear more about our progress so ….. Stay tuned to the bulletin.
THANK YOU to EVERY PARISHIONER
who completed the planning survey
online or by return envelope.
MASS INTENTIONS/INTENCIONES DE MISA
Sat/sab 2 8:00am All Souls/Todas las Animas † (Spanish)
5:30pm Hugo Villacaña & Abigail Lopez †
Sun/dom 3 8:00am Tony Alamo †
CL 9:30am Everett Souza †
Sp 9:30am Elvira Mora & Ramon Perez †
11:00am Mercedes LaO (L) and Merida LaO Family †
Sp 12:30pm All Parishioners/Todos los Feligreses
Sp 6:00pm Martin De Anda †
Mon/lun 4 8:00am Vocations for CM, DHS & DC
Tues/mar 5 8:00am Sam Cuellar †
Wed/mier 6 8:00am Anna Goubert †
Thur/jue 7 8:00am Helen Joy Melo †
Fri/vier 8 8:00am Helen Joy Melo †
Sat/sab 9 5:30pm Mary B. Santos †
Sun/dom 10 8:00am All Parishioners/Todos los Feligreses
CL 9:30am Pete Dompe †
Sp 9:30am Maria Vallejo & Maria Martinez †
11:00am Eliseu & Ermelinda Mendonça †
Sp 12:30pm Norberta Vazquez †
Sp 6:00pm Jose Antonio & Felipa Garcia †
SPONSOR OF THE MONTH
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Richard C. Lawrence
Please help keep our worship place beautiful. Please do not place your feet on the wallsPlease turn off or silence all cell phones before you enter the church building.
Please keep respectful quiet in the presence of Jesus in the Eucharist before and after Mass.
Please remember appropriate clothing. Gentlemen, please remove hats and caps upon entering the church building. (no shorts, low cut or see thru clothing)
Please, chewing gum by anyone (any age) is not acceptable ever, anytime in church.
Please refrain from reading the bulletin, emails, or text messages during Mass.
Please do not arrive late, leave after communion or before the Mass has ended.
Please participate in the Mass: body, mind, and spirit through singing, responding, praying, and attending with heart and mind.