MASS SCHEDULE – WEEK OF SEPTUAGESIMA (February 16, 2014)
18, St. Simeon, Bishop & Martyr 60 A.D.
22, St. Joseph of Arimathea (Mass of the Angels)
+ The Holy Communion is celebrated Monday – Saturday at 12:15.
+ Septuagesima is the 9th Sunday before Easter and the 3rd Sunday before Shrove Tuesday the day before Ash Wednesday. This season is sometimes known as pre-Lent or Shrovetide. This 17 day period has traditional been seen as a time to prepare for Lent. It is not in itself penitential although vestments are violet and the Gloria is not said, however flowers are permitted on the Altar.
+ Saturday, February 22, at 12:15 we will celebrate, the Mass of the Angels, a choral Requiem Mass for children who have been lost during pregnancy or in infancy. Any parishioner may submit the name of a child to be commemorated by emailing their name to email@example.com by Tuesday, February 18th. You are all invited to attend the mass.
+ Wednesday School and Agape meets this Wednesday, February 19 at 5:45 p.m. Classes begin at 6:30 and run till 7:15 p.m. Please contact Jackie Jamison if you are interested in volunteering with the children’s classes since classroom assistants are needed!
+ All Saints Men’s Group meets Tuesday February 18, 7:00 a.m. in the undercroft.
+ Our next Monday morning Bible study will meet February 24, 2014 in the Undercroft. For further information about the Monday morning Bible Study please contact Priscilla King, 540-456-6458 – firstname.lastname@example.org.
+ Daily Mass is celebrated Monday through Saturday at 12:15 p.m. You and your family members are all remembered by name at the Altar of God every week. Please take an All Saints parish prayer list home with you & remember your fellow parishioners in your prayers!
+ All Saints parishioner may obtain a Mass card from the Church office. A Mass card is a greeting card given to someone to inform him or her that a deceased loved one or friend was remembered and prayed for at a weekly Mass. It is a specifically Christian way to express one’s love. Call Julie McDermott at the Church office (434-979-2842) and she will help you fill out the form. The celebrant will sign the card and we will mail it from the Church to the family of the loved one.