St. John XXIII Catholic Church

Browsing From the Desk of Fr. Pat!

Browsing From the Desk of Fr. Pat!

Communal Penance Service

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 3/02/16

Communal Penance ServiceOn Thursday, March 10, 2016 we will celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation with a communal penance service with the opportunity for individual reconciliation to follow. The service will take place at Immaculate Conception Parish in Saukville at 6:30 pm.

Trustees: I’m still looking for people to step ... Read More »

Parish Trustees - Part IV

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 2/26/16

Parish Trustees

This weekend we will kick-off our search for two trustees for the new parish. If you are interested, please contact me for more information and the nomination process. It would be my plan to hold the elections for Trustees the weekend of April 9/10 at our three churches.

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Trustees—Part III

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 2/19/16

According to Parish Corporate Bylaws, the Trustee Treasurer’s particular responsibility is that of parish treasury activities. The Trustee -Treasurer is an ex-officio member or the pastoral council and may be required to serve on the finance council. The Trustee Secretary is responsible for maintaining record of all real property, ... Read More »

Trustees—Part II

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 2/12/16

Each archdiocesan parish is an independent religious corporation established according to the Civil Statutes of the State of Wisconsin. Our new Corporation will be established on July 1, 2016. The Directors of the Corporation board are: The Archbishop, the Vicar General of the Archdiocese, the Pastor and two lay ... Read More »

Lent 2016

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 2/04/16

Yes, it almost Lent again. This Wednesday February 10th begins the season of lent. Please check elsewhere in this bulletin for the schedule of Masses for the distribution of ashes, as well as a prayer service with the distribution of ashes. Minimal requirements for lent: Fast and Abstinence on ... Read More »

Prayer for all Families:

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 12/18/15

Heavenly Father, who called you only Son in obedience away from the caravan to Your house, have mercy on our families. Like Mary& Joseph whose twelve-year-old son went missing, we are often anxious and upset and we cannot comprehend Your will. Let thefamily be the place where Your only ... Read More »

From the Desk of Father Pat...

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 12/16/15

We are starting to take Mass intentions for 2016. Because we only have one priest (and a senior priest to help on weekends) to serve our cluster (soon to be One Parish), we have a limited number of Masses available for people. Some have suggested to me that ... Read More »

Blessed Christmas to you from Your Parish and School Staff!

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 12/16/15

Blessed Christmas to you from Your Parish and School Staff!

Important Holy Day Mass Times:Christmas Eve:

4:00 pm at St. Peter of Alcantara5:00 pm at Immaculate Conception10:00 pm at St. Mary’s

Christmas Day:

9:00 am at St. Mary’s10:30 am at St. Peter of Alcantara

Also please note: Allen-Edmonds has ... Read More »

Merger Updates:

Posted by Amy Jo Schmit on 12/11/15

At our last Pastoral Cluster Council meeting on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 one important item discussed and approved was the replacing of the roof on the St. Mary Church building. There will be a presentation on Sunday, December 13 at the 9:00 am Mass regarding the roof. It is ... Read More »