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2015 Diocesan Anniversary Celebrations

The 2015 Diocesan Anniversary Celebrations for couples celebrating 25, 50, 60+ years of marriage will be held at two locations in the diocese:Two gold rings
  • Sunday, August 9th, 2015 at 2PM at St. Tobias Church, Brockway and
  • Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 at 2PM at Blessed Sacrament Church, Erie.

To register, please contact your parish office or the Family Life Office at Catholic Charities (814) 824-1265 or (800)374-3723, ext. 265 or online at Shawl Ministry

Our ministry would like your help: if you know of someone who is ill, having surgery, in a nursing home, having a baby, getting married, or any other special occasion, please let us know. We would be happy to present them with a prayer shawl. Prayer Shawls are not only for women, we have some lapgans for gentlemen too. More information: call Sr. Ricarda or Mary Ann at 456-6256 or
Please , if you would like to join our group, come and see us on the third Wednesday of the month at 1PM and 7PM. More information, please call Sr. Ricarda or Mary Ann at 814-456-6256.Big Brothers/Big Sisters Program
Big-Brother-Big-SisterBig Brothers/Big Sisters Program is looking for men, women or couples to provide guidance and to share life experiences in a one to one relationship with a child in Erie County. Volunteers over the age of 19 spend 1-2 hours per week with a child for a minimum of one year. To make a difference in the life of a child, call Paula Hayes at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Family Services (866-4566) or email:
Teachers and retired teachers—Big Brothers Big Sisters needs your help! 1-2 hours per week to tutor and offer homework help to children in the Big Brothers Big Sisters Program. Tutoring sessions are held at Family Services of NWPA, 5100 Peach St.  If you have the time in your schedule to work one on one with a child at our facility, please call Paula Hayes at 814-866-4566. Sessions will begin in August.Don’t Forget Your Gift Certificates
Did Grocery gift cardyou forget something? How about your Gift Certificates! We have Tops and Giant Eagle gift cards. Pick them up after Mass on the weekends, or stop by the Parish office during the week and purchase a few. The more you buy the more you help our Parish.

Click here for more information on our Gift Certificate Program!Please…

If you are moving or changing your phone number or email address, please let the parish office know. You can do this by mailing a note, phoning, emailing or dropping a note in the collection basket. To our “snow birds” you too need to let us know when you are leaving and when you are returning so that we can hold your mailings.

If you are going to a nursing home or assisted living center or are in the hospital, call so we can keep our records updated and we can visit. We depend on our parishioners to help keep our records current. Thank you for your help. Any questions, call Mary Ann at 456-6256.

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