MASS SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEK OF Trinity II (June 17, 2012)
18, Monday – St. Ephraem the Syrian
19, Tuesday – Feria
20, Wednesday – Feria
21, Thursday – St. Basil the Great
22, Friday – St. Alban
+ St. Ephraem the Syrian was born around 306 in Mesopotamia and he died June 3, 373. He became a hermit, technically a monk dedicated to constant prayer, in 363 in the desert of Edessa, where he literally live in a cave. His poetry and hymns, some based on exegesis of Scripture and some dogmatic and ascetical theology, earned him the title of “Harp of the Holy Ghost.” He was also instrumental in establishing charitable relief for the poor of Edessa.
+ All Saints’ Men’s Group will meet June 19, 7:00 a.m. in the undercroft.
+ Daily Mass is celebrated 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!
+ Weekday Bible study of the Gospel of John meets Mondays at 10:30 a.m. If you have questions, please email Priscilla at [email protected] or call her at 540-456-6458.
+ Summertime Biblical Greek for curious beginners! This six-week long class will give you the opportunity to learn the ancient Greek alphabet and grammatical structure, read original texts, and study Scripture. Class will meet Monday and Thursday evenings, beginning June 25 and ending August 2, here at All Saints. Each session will last approximately one hour and will follow Mounce grammar text. Everyone is invited! Register for 12 sessions, only $110, by emailing Sean McDermott at [email protected] Please register by June 18.
+ Don’t forget that Wednesday School and the Agape are in recess through the summer. Wednesday School and the Agape will resume in September 2012.