Fr. Matt Nycz walks with the Risen Christ in the Monstranceto bless the parish streets and parishioner houses while Sunday Masses are cancelleddue to COVID-19.
Practice social distancing. Wash your hands often. Sanitize all surfaces in the house touched by people or potentially contaminated objects. Boost the immune system: drink a lot of warm liquids, lower stress, do mild exercise, get a good night's sleep, keep in touch with family and friends from a distance. Pray a lot, laugh, supplement… Continue reading Ways to Cope with COVID 19
Wash your hands frequently and before eating Use soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds. Pray once slowly: Our Father; Jesus, I Trust In You). If soap and water are not available, use a minimum 60% alcohol-based hand sanitizer. Sanitize surfaces and avoid sick people Routinely clean frequently touched objects (doorknobs, keyboards, and… Continue reading HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF
1) Situation evolves daily with the novel corona SARS-like virus SARS-CoV-2 causing COVID-19 illness. It is clear that our country lost the opportunity to contain the initial spread of the virus. We can now only mitigate the speed of the spread of the pandemic, as to not overwhelm the hospital system. As per the current… Continue reading The Corona Virus SARS – CoV-19 (Causing COVID-19 sickness) Personal Prevention & Protection Suggestions for Catholics
ALL GROUP LITURIGES AND EVENTSARE CANCELED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. ST. FAUSTINA’S GATE - FOOD PANTRY CLOSED through March 30th Please call ahead for an updated schedule. 837-2544 We comply with social distancing regulations andguidelines from the Government and the Diocese toslow the spread of the COVID-19.Be safe. Stay healthy.Take care of one another.Persevere in faith.We… Continue reading PLEASE BE ADVISED…
Peas Bring the Peas!!!Thank you to all who donated condiments to St. Faustina's Gate. We collected 157 items. pop Our next Yes, We Can Collection will take place the weekend of March 14 -15. The requested item is peas. Thank you for your generoussupport of this program.!
ATTENTION - STUDENTS!Catholic Elementary & High School StudentsAny COLLEGE STUDENTS Are you planning on attending College or a CatholicElementary School or High School this year? Wondering how you are going to pay your tuition? Catholic elementary school students (K – 8th grade):The Harold J. Diebold & Marion A. Diebold Scholarship Fund Freshman entering Catholic High School:Nancy… Continue reading SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES!
Last week we started the meetings of the newly formed Divine Mercy Cenacle groups. Nearly 60 people are attending, including about a third from several other area parishes. Cenacle is a small group prayer, study, and action ministry devoted to personal faith growth through discussion of the Diary of St. Faustina, the Catechism of the… Continue reading Divine Mercy Cenacle at Blessed Sacrament
Food for thought: The Youth Faith Formation Program needs volunteers. When the Sunday evening sessions resume this coming September, we will need chaperones, gym monitors, set-up & clean-up, snack sales, etc. Please give this request your careful consideration. Carolyn would love to discuss this with you and answer all of your questions. Call her at 949-8188.
Please note the change in Parish Office hours: Monday through Thursday the office is open from 8:30 am until 4:00 pm, Friday hours remain the same at 9:00 am until noon.