Last Sunday Collections (Note: CC – Capital Campaign):
St. Anthony’s – Regular $780; Loose $136.35; Fuel $10; Bus Donation $20
St. Faustina’s – Regular $305; Loose $31.45; Luncheon $500
Priestly Ordination of Br. Nathanael DesRoches :On Thursday, June 13, 2019, Br. Nathanael DesRoches of the Franciscans of Halifax will be ordained to the priesthood by Archbishop Mancini. The ordination will take place at 7:00pm at Saint Mary’s Cathedral Basilica. John & Darlene LeBlanc will be coming home to attend and are putting on a parish dinner on Saturday, June 15th after Mass to celebrate Br. Nathanael’s Ordination.
Naming of our Parish: All suggestions should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with the reason for your choice. You can also write a letter about the reason for your suggestion of a new name and hand it to Linda Young or John Trainor. The deadline to submit your suggested name is noon this Sunday, May 19th.
Parish Town Hall Meeting: There will be a town hall meeting for our new parish grouping on Tuesday, May 28th (after the 6:30pm Mass) at St. Paul’s Parish hall. Everyone is encouraged to attend. We will give an update on the progress of our 4 parishes coming together, especially the new proposed Mass schedule.
Spring Flea Market: Saturday, June 1st from 9:00am-3:00pm and after Mass from 5:00pm-6:30pm & Sunday, June 2nd from 10:00am-3:30pm. Corn or fish chowder will be served and includes a roll, coffee/tea and dessert Saturday (only) from 11:00am-3:00pm and 5:00pm-6:00pm. $8 per person. If you have items to donate, and/or can help set up please call Gordon at 469.5698. There will be a bake table as well, and we are gladly accepting baked goods.
Fundraiser Towards Bus Transportation: There is a lottery ($5 per square) to raise funds for the motor coach. If you would like to purchase a square, please fill out your name and phone number (see Paula after Mass at the entrance of the church). The winner will take home $100. The draw will take place after all squares are filled. Please see Paula at the entrance of the church. There are only a few spaces left!
Spaghetti Supper: In support of the Dartmouth North NDP Electoral District Association ~ Saturday, May 25th in St. Anthony’s Parish Hall from 4:30-6:30pm. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children age 12 and under. To purchase tickets call 902.430.8761 or go to https://action.nsndp.ca/page/contribute/dartmouth-supper.
St. Vincent de Paul: Item of the month is canned meat or fish.
St. Paul’s Church: Food Bingo, Saturday, May 25th and June 1st from 2:00-4:00pm - $10 per person. The last Loonie-Toonie Coffee House of the season (Rock ‘n’ Roll evening) is Wednesday, May 29th from 7:00-9:00pm - $2 per person.
Country Classic Show: This Sunday, May 19th at 7:00pm. Admission is $7. Special guests are Bill Grover, Frank Grandy and 12 year old Xuan Trzebiatowski. We hope you can make it out to the show!