Caritas Academy of the Sacred and Immaculate Hearts, an independent K - 12 school in the Catholic tradition, is expected to open in September 2019. Located at Blessed Sacrament Church, 300 Wendel Ave., Tonawanda NY, is hosting 3 Open Houses. Each one will include 3 scheduled Tours of the campus; an opportunity to meet the prospective… Continue reading OPEN HOUSE
Remember your Mother in the Mother’s Day Triduum of Masses, Sunday, May 12, Monday, May 13, Tuesday, May 14. Envelopes on church entrance bulletin boards.
Summer will be here soon and the Lord’s Gardeners would welcome your help with our parish gardens. Our dedicated group has gotten smaller over the past few years and we definitely need new members. We meet every Saturday morning from 10 am until 12 noon weather permitting. If you are unable to participate throughout… Continue reading The Lord’s Gardners
MARY, STILL A ROLE MODEL FOR TODAY'S MOTHER When we look at Mary as a mother, we are reminded that the attributes that come with motherhood are the same today as they were when she was raising her Child. Although Mary was without sin, she was a mom, with all of the emotions as those… Continue reading R.C.I.A. Corner
The Catholic Charities 2019 Appeal continues. Thank you for all the past support and I strongly encourage all to support this year's appeal to help the needy. It is important that our parish code number "0507" is selected or marked so we get proper credit for your contribution. We are grateful to all who made donations… Continue reading Pastor’s Note 5/12/19
Thank you to everyone who brought tomato products during the April collection – 153 items were donated! The May 18th & 19th request is for condiments. Thank you for your continuing support of the food pantry.
Staring Mother's Day weekend and ending Father's Day weekend, we will once again be collecting baby items for the St. Gianna Pregnancy Center and St. Faustina's Gate. Urgent needs include: Size 1 through 5 diapers, wipes, baby shampoo, corn starch powder, baby wash and lotion, receiving blankets, newborn onesies (girls/boys), girls onsies size 0-3 months. Gently… Continue reading Pro Life News!
SERVING OTHERS In her latest book, "Be Still and Know," noted Christian speaker and author, Julie Rayburn, reflects on the message of St. Paul to the Colossians (3:23-24) "Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters.....it is the Lord you are serving." Her… Continue reading R.C.I.A. Corner
Gratitude and sincere appreciation go out to EVERYONE who helped make this year’s Meat Raffle not only a tremendously FUN evening, but also an incredibly SUCCESSFUL fundraising event! The parish realized a net profit of $11,202!!! Special thanks go out to our tireless event chairpersons, Jane & Ken Rozek, our superb emcee, Ken Fick, the… Continue reading 2019 Meat Raffle Thank You