Bulletin for April 5-6, 2008
In the Church (this weekend):
Saturday 6 PM Agnes VanCleave
Sunday 10 AM Mary Frichtl
1 PM Spanish/Kanjabal Language Mass
In Provena Hospital Chapel:
Monday Noon Everett McCoppin
Tuesday Noon Claire Eunsoo Ha
Wednesday Noon Special Intention
Thursday Noon William Flynn
Friday Noon Gerald Althaus
In the Church (next weekend):
Saturday 6 PM Dr. and Mrs. M.M. Archer and Family
Sunday 10 AM Mrs. Natalie Chrosniak
6 PM Spanish Language Mass
Lectors 6 PM Sat. Carolyn Mullally & Janet Nelson
10 AM Sun. Eun Young Jung & Daniel Walsh
Servers 6 PM Sat. Joe Easley
10 AM Sun. Beth & Mike Brunk
Ushers 10 AM Sun. Les Black & Heung Cho Ko
Communion 6 PM Sat. Janet Nelson & Carolyn Mullally
Ministers 10 AM Sun. Les Black*, Kathy Hansen, Chris Ha,
Kyung Hee Hong, & Deb Murphy
Lectors 6 PM Sat. Midge O'Brien & Carl Estabrook
10 AM Sun. Jeremy Otto & John Abelson
Servers 6 PM Sat. Joe Easley
10 AM Sun. Jung-In Kim & Jae-Yong Lee
Ushers 10 AM Sun. Michael Shannon & Mary Klein
Communion 6 PM Sat. Leigh Estabrook & Bea Shahin
Ministers 10 AM Sun. Les Black, YangSoon Kim*, Pat Knowles,
Sarah McEvoy, & Deb Murphy
The first gathering of the new Men of St. Mary Spiritual/Bible Reading Group will meet on Thursday, April 10, 8 P.M., in the Parish Center. The group will discuss books, meeting format, how often, and when to meet. If you have any questions, contact Deacon Byung Kim at email@example.com, 352-2487 (home), or 373-3481 (office.)
The High School Youth Group will meet on Sunday, April 6. Meet in the Parish Center at 6:30 P.M. and bring your homework. Religious lesson will begin at
7:30 P.M. The next social event will be Saturday, April 19. Students participating in the CropWalk should meet at Sinai Temple on Sunday, April 13, at 1:45 P.M.
Please pick up your copy of the Lector/Eucharistic Minister/Server/Usher Schedule in the church lobby.
Did you know that in 2007, the Office of Marriage and Family held 53 marriage preparation programs for 680 couples in part through funding provided by the Annual Diocesan Appeal?
St. Mary Parish Nurse, YangSoon Kim, will provide Blood Pressure Screening on Sat., Apr. 12, and Sun., Apr. 13,
after Mass. Join her in the Romero Parish Center.
Magda Sotz Mux, a visiting artist from Guatemala, will be giving weaving demonstrations at the Spurlock Museum on Saturday, April 12, 10 A.M.-noon &
1:30-3:30 P.M., and Saturday, April 19, 10 A.M.-noon & 2 P.M.
In our community, CROP Walk funds support the Eastern Illinois Food Bank, the TIMES Center, and St. Jude's Catholic Worker House. On Sunday, April 13, Dolores and Andy Sofranko, Bea Shahin, Jennifer and Chris Glick, Mary Ellen Sronce, and the St. Mary Youth Group will be walking in support of others who have no choice but to walk. Your financial support is needed by the St. Mary team! See one of the team members, use the form in the lobby, or call Mary at 355-6058. You can also support our team on the web at www.cropwalk.org.
Mark your calendar for Taste of St. Mary. This event will be held on Sunday,
April 27, 12-2 P.M., in the parish center and church lawn. The money raised will support the St. Mary Calavera Mission.
St. Joseph Cupertino Seminars for people who want to learn more about their Church and Faith will present The Second Vatican Council on Wednesday, April 9, 6:30 P.M., Holy Cross Church Parish Center. Learn why the council was called, why it was important, and what was accomplished. Call 352-8748 for more information.
Catholic Daughters of the Americas will celebrate Mass together on Sunday,
April 20, 8 A.M., St. Matthew Church. Sit in the front right side of the church. Coffee and donuts will follow in the parish center.
March with Bishop Jenky from Liberty Park on the Peoria riverfront to the Cathedral on Saturday, April 26, for the fifth annual Call to Catholic Men of Faith. The march will begin at 9 A.M. Fellowship and lunch will follow the 10:30 A.M. Mass. Call the Office of Family Life at (309) 671-1550 for more information.
Join men and women for the National Catholic Singles Conference, April 25-27 in Lincolnshire, IL. The weekend includes talks by national speakers, social events, times of prayer and more. Registration is $160 and $120 for students. Partial scholarships are available. Visit www.NationalCatholicSingles.com.
Human Experience, an amazing free movie, will be shown on Wednesday, April 16, 7 P.M., at the Virginia Theater. Brothers travel the world in search of the answers to the burning questions: Who am I? Who is Man? Why do we search for meaning? Their journey brings them into the middle of the lives of the homeless on the streets of New York City, the orphans and disabled children of Peru, and the abandoned lepers in the forests of Ghana.
The New Melleray Trappist Monastery in Peosta, Iowa and the Gethsemani Trappist Abbey in Trappist, Kentucky will be hosting Live-in Experience vocational retreats. Work and pray with the monks. There is no cost but space is limited. Call 1-800-221-1807 for dates and information.
Indigenous Communities and Development Work: Perspectives from Guatemala will be the program on Wednesday, April 9, 7:30 P.M., at the Channing-Murray Foundation. Peter Rihloff, working for an NGO in Guatemala, and Magda Sotz Mux, educator from San Juan Comelapa, will speak.
Retreat at King's House in Henry, Illinois.
The Promise and Ultimate Mystery of Marriage is Fr. James Murray's theme for the Married Couples Weekend on April 11-13. The retreat begins at 7 P.M. on Friday evening and ends at 1 P.M. on Sunday. The total cost per couple is $200. Call (309) 364-3084 or e-mail Kingshretreats@aol.com for more information.
Bishop Jenky invites all college students to join him for Mass and dinner on Saturday, April 12. The evening will begin with Mass at 5:30 P.M. in the Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Peoria. Dinner, a talk by Bishop Jenky, and dancing will follow at the Holiday Inn Center. There is no cost but reservations are requested. For more information or to make reservations, please contact Deacon Andy Heckman at 344-1184 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Easter Plant Donations
In Memory of Given by
Joseph Ahn Chris, Jeeyoung, & Mary Ann Ha
Elizabeth Barrett Jennifer & Chris Glick
Ralph Black Les & Cheryl Black
Paul & Johanna Braun Family Paul & Mary Ann Keith
Rose Mary Glick Jennifer & Chris Glick
My Family Mary Graham
Claire Eunsoo Ha Chris, Jeeyoung, & Mary Ann Ha
Myowon Lucia Lee Dongho Park
Julie Magyar YangSoon Kim
Donald McGiles Sue Gosser
Gertrude Osborne Sue Gosser
YoungSook Josephina Pyo YangSoon Kim
George G. & Marie Remm Fr. George Remm
Ina Roberson Les & Cheryl Black
Lucila M. Saenz Bea Shahin
Deceased Servants of the Holy Heart of Mary
Servants of the Holy Heart of Mary
Stewart & Estabrook Families Carl & Leigh Estabrook
Francisca Sevilla Villacorta Aurora S. Villacorta
Jose Villacorta Aurora S. Villacorta
Edward Volk Bill & Sandy Volk
Sister Beverly Wilson Jennifer & Chris Glick
In Honor of
Helen Back Chris, Jeeyoung, & Mary Ann Ha
Maria Choi Chris, Jeeyoung, & Mary Ann Ha
Ben, Jason, & Laura Johnson Bill and Sandy Volk
Kim Family Mary Graham
Parents in Korea Sangjeong & Seongyeon Nam
In Thanksgiving Gabriela Joohyun Kang
Robert T. McLeod
Servants of the Holy Heart of Mary
Third Sunday of Easter
April 5 - 6, 2008
The Church of St. Mary
Father Tom Royer, Pastor
ByungJoon Paul Kim, Deacon
612 East Park Street, Champaign, Illinois 61820
217/352-8364 phone 217/352-6859 fax