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AUGUST 25, 2019 BULLETIN

     Liturgical Schedule

Sat  24: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

            For those who battle Cancer

 

Sun. 25: 11th Sunday after Pentecost

9:00 am at Infant Jesus  +Helen and+ Louis Hayer

from Marybeth Hayer and Janice and David Hartzell

 

Mon. 26: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

            For the Parishioners

 

Tues.  27: NO LITURGY

           

 Wed. 28: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

           Deceased members of the

           Keschock family-Michael,

           Sophie, Alice, Mary Louise,

           Robert, Edward & Sister

           Rita

 

Thurs 29: Beheading of John the Baptist

               6:00 pm at Infant Jesus

              +Ceclia Tondy from Paul &

               Mary Kasper

              

Fri. 30: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

           + Gerald Dutko from Roger

           & Carole Elias             

 

 

Sat  31: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

              Health & well-being of

              Thomas Urdea from family

 

Sun. Sept 1: 12th Sunday after Pentecost

9:00 am at Infant Jesus   +Thomas Hritzo from anonymous

   

Happy Anniversary to: Rae & Sam Fisher August 3rd, Paul & Mary Kasper 4th, Gene & Sharon Mulichak August 17th, Michael & Kelly Chachko August 22nd, Ken & Bernie Litwin August 22nd, Joseph & Mary Ellen Hritz August 28th.

Happy Birthday to: George Phillabaun August 1st, Mary Ellen Hritz August 4th, Monica Ripple August 5, Maryna Farynets 8th, Joan Sutton August 10th, Francine Stanko August 11th , Christine Valko August 13th,  Chris Chachko August 17th,

Katie Weton 18th, Sophia Rivera 23rd, Ray Fisher August 31st.

 

Collection Report

Week of 08/18/2019

$          1,228.00               Offertory

$             330.00               Holy day

$               62.00               Candles

$        958.00            Maintenance Fund in Memory of Janice Salcedo

$           500.00                Maintenance Fund in

Memory of Lora Opsitnik

$                5.00                 Maintenance fund

$           3083.00              TOTAL

 

Attendance from last week’s Liturgies:

Saturday: 27

Sunday: 69

 

ATTENTION PARISHIONERS: All bulletin announcements should be sent to Paula Slemons. Please call (330)799-5983 with any information to be put in the bulletin by Wednesday of that week. Thank you very much.

Announcements and information

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF OUR PARISHIONERS:

Ken & Bernie Litwin, Richard Kuty, Margaret Arvin, Pearl Tablack and Patricia Flaherty all  at home,  Sophie Cimino at Omni West Assisted Living, Thomas Urdea at Shepard of the Valley on Western Reserve Rd, Louise Macabobby at Hampton Woods, and the rest of our parishioners who are in nursing homes.  May God grant to all the sick of our parish many blessed, happy and healthier years.

 

ATTENTION:

If any parishioner or family member is ill & would like to be on the pray list, or receive get-well wishes, call Karen or Kathy Kollar @330-726-8597.

 

ROSARY:

Reminder, that every first Sunday of the month, the Altar Rosary Society prays the rosary at 8:30am before the Divine Liturgy. All parishioners are welcome.  

 

PILGRIMAGE:

The 85th annual pilgrimage at Mount Saint Macrina in honor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help will be held Saturday Aug. 31st-Monday Sept. 2nd. For more information call

(724) 438- 8644 or see the pamphlets in the vestibule. We encourage all to attend this beautiful and spiritual event.

PARISH PICNIC:

Thank you to the Byzantine Social Club who organized our parish picnic. It was a beautiful night and everyone had a wonderful time.

 

CARPATHO_RUSYN VATRA:

The Rusyn and Slovak picnic will be held on September 7, 2019 on our church grounds. The kitchen opens at 12:00 pm and will be serving pirohy, stuffed cabbage, cabbage and noodles, Kielbasi & sauerkraut and bacon fry (Slanina).  Admission is free and all are welcomed.

 

THANK YOU:

Thank you to Bob & Stephanie Sheely for their donation of $500.00 in memory of + Lora Opsitnik. This donation will be deposited into our maintenance fund.

Also thank you to the Salcedo/Jonda families as we are continuing to receive funds for our maintenance fund in memory of +Janice Salcedo.

 

CHINESE AUCTION:

St Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church will hold their 43rd annual Chinese Auction on Sunday, October 6 at their center-2140 Highland Road, Hermitage, Pa. Doors open at 1:00 pm and drawing is at 2:15 pm. Admission is $5.00 which includes lunch& 1 FREE sheet. Extra tear sheets are 7 for $5.00.

50th ANIVERSARY-2020 :

The 50th Anniversary celebration of Infant Jesus of Prague in 2020 was discussed this past week at the Byzantine Social Club meeting. It has been decided it will be held in June 2020 and that a banquet following Liturgy with Bishop William will be planned. We would love all parishioners to join in and help organize and if anyone has any pictures or information of the history of our church to please see Father Michael or Mickey Vasilchek. Let’s make this a wonderful event!!!!!

 

 

SANCTUARY CANDLES:

The Sanctuary candles will be lit for the entire week for your intentions. The left Sanctuary candle for this week is in memory of +Joseph Kollar from Karen & Kathy Kollar and the right Sanctuary candle is in emory of +Helen & +Louis Hayer from Mary Beth Hayer & Janice & David Hartzell.

 

 

 

 

         

August 18, 2019

Liturgical Schedule

 

Sat  17: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

For the Parishioners

 

Sun. 18: 10th Sunday after Pentecost

9:00 am at Infant Jesus  +Dorothy Slemons from Marybeth Hayer, Janice and David Hartzell

 

Mon. 19: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

            NO LITURGY

 

Tues.  20: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

+Mary and James Hayer from Marybeth Hayer and Janice and David Hartzell

           

 Wed. 21: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

+Gerald Dutko from Ken and Bernie Litwin

 

Thurs 22: 6:00 pm at Infant Jesus

+Akatist for those who battle Cancer

             

Fri. 23: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

+John Volchko Sr. from John and Donna Volchko

              

Sat  24: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

            For those who battle Cancer

 

Sun. 25: 11th Sunday after Pentecost

9:00 am at Infant Jesus  +Helen and Louis Hayer from Marybeth Hayer and Janice and David Hartzell

Collection Report

Week of 08/11/2019

$          1,316.00                Offertory

$             176.00                Holy day

$               96.00                Candles

$        7900.00            Maintenance Fund in Memory of Janice Salcedo

$             135.00                Maintenance fund

$           9623.00              TOTAL

 

Attendance from last week’s Liturgies:

Saturday: 32

Sunday: 70

 

Announcements and information:

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF OUR PARISHIONERS:

Ken Litwin, Richard Kuty, Margaret Arvin, Pearl Tablack and Patricia Flaherty all  at home, Bernie Litwin at Masternick-New Middletown, Sophie Cimino at Omni West Assisted Living, Thomas Urdea at Shepard of the Valley on Western Reserve Rd, Louise Macabobby at Hampton Woods, and the rest of our parishioners who are in nursing homes.  May God grant to all the sick of our parish many blessed, happy and healthier years.

 

ATTENTION:

If any parishioner or family member is ill & would like to be on the pray list, or receive get-well wishes, call Karen or Kathy Kollar @330-726-8597.

 

ROSARY:

Reminder, that every first Sunday of the month, the Altar Rosary Society prays the rosary at 8:30am before the Divine Liturgy. All parishioners are welcome.

 

REMINDER ANNUAL PARISH PICNIC:

The annual Parish Picnic will be held on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 6:00pm at our picnic pavilion on the church grounds. Bring a side dish or dessert to share. Hot Dogs, hamburgers and beverages will be provided. There is a sign-up sheet in the vestibule so we can get a count.

 

PILGRIMAGE:

The 85th annual pilgrimage at Mount Saint Macrina in honor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help will be held Saturday Aug. 31st-Monday Sept. 2nd. For more information call

(724) 438- 8644 or see the pamphlets in the vestibule. We encourage all to attend this beautiful and spiritual event.

 

THANK YOU:

A total of $8,050.00 was donated to the maintenance fund of Infant Jesus of Prague in memory of beloved parishioner Janice Salcedo. We would like to thank Dr. Stephen Salcedo, the Salcedo/Jonda families, and all who donated. Blessed repose to Janice and God Bless her family.

 

50th ANIVERSARY-2020 :

The 50th Anniversary celebration of Infant Jesus of Prague in 2020 was discussed this past week at the Byzantine Social Club meeting. It has been decided it will be held in June 2020 and that a banquet following Liturgy with Bishop William will be planned. We would love all parishioners to join in and help organize and if anyone has any pictures or information of the history of our church to please see Father Michael or Mickey Vasilchek. Let’s make this a wonderful event!!!!!

 

 

SANCTUARY CANDLES:

The Sanctuary candles will be lit for the entire week for your intentions. There are no Sanctuary Candles for this week.

 

August 11, 2019

Liturgical Schedule

 

Sat  10: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

For the Parishioners

 

Sun. 11: 9th Sunday after Pentecost

9:00 am at Infant Jesus

+ Fr. John Cuccaro from Mary Lou Kasper

             

Mon. 12: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

            NO LITURGY

 

Tues.  13: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

+Priscilla Vellky from Andrew Vellky and Family

           

 Wed. 14: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

NO LITURGY

7:30 pm at Our Lady of Lebanon Shrine with Bishop William Skurla

 

Thurs 15: 9:00 am at St. Nicholas

            Dormition of the Theotokos

Halus Family from Edward Halus

6:00 pm at Infant Jesus

+Peter and Katherine Kasper from Mary Lou Kasper

             

Fri. 16: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

Health and Well-being of Sophie Cimino from Jerry and Mary Novak

              

Sat  17: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

            For the Parishioners

 

Sun. 18: 10th Sunday after Pentecost

9:00 am at Infant Jesus  +Dorothy Slemons from Marybeth Hayer, Janice and David Hartzell

 

Collection Report

Week of 08/04/2019

$          1,428.00                Offertory

$               46.00                Holy day

$               71.00                Candles

$               82.13                Gas Royalties

$         150.00                   Maintenance Fund in Memory of Janice Salcedo

$             344.00                Maintenance fund

$          2,121.13              TOTAL

 

Attendance from last week’s Liturgies:

Saturday: 29

Sunday: 75

Announcements and information

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF OUR PARISHIONERS:

Ken Litwin, Richard Kuty, Margaret Arvin, Pearl Tablack and Patricia Flaherty all  at home, Bernie Litwin at Masternick-New Middletown, Sophie Cimino at Omni West Assisted Living, Thomas Urdea at Shepard of the Valley on Western Reserve Rd, Louise Macabobby at Hampton Woods, and the rest of our parishioners who are in nursing homes.  May God grant to all the sick of our parish many blessed, happy and healthier years.

 

ATTENTION:

If any parishioner or family member is ill & would like to be on the pray list, or receive get-well wishes, call Karen or Kathy Kollar @330-726-8597.

 

ROSARY:

Reminder, that every first Sunday of the month, the Altar Rosary Society prays the rosary at 8:30am before the Divine Liturgy. All parishioners are welcome.  

ANNUAL PARISH PICNIC:

The annual Parish Picnic will be held on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 6:00pm at our picnic pavilion on the church grounds. Bring a side dish or dessert to share. Hot Dogs, hamburgers and beverages will be provided. There is a sign-up sheet in the vestibule so we can get a count.

 

PILGRIMAGE:

The 85th annual pilgrimage at Mount Saint Macrina in honor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help will be held Saturday Aug. 31st-Monday Sept. 2nd. For more information call

(724) 438- 8644 or see the pamphlets in the vestibule. We encourage all to attend this beautiful and spiritual event.

 

REMINDER:

This Thursday August 15th, 2019 we will have a liturgy for the Dormition of the Theotokos at 6:00 pm at Infant Jesus. There will also be a liturgy at 9:00 am at St. Nicholas. This is a holy day of obligation. There will be a procession with the Shroud of the Virgin Mother.

 

50th ANIVERSARY-2020 :

The 50th Anniversary celebration of Infant Jesus of Prague in 2020 was discussed this past week at the Byzantine Social Club meeting. It has been decided it will be held in June 2020 and that a banquet following Liturgy with Bishop William will be planned. We would love all parishioners to join in and help organize and if anyone has any pictures or information of the history of our church to please see Father Michael or Mickey Vasilchek. Let’s make this a wonderful event!!!!!

 

OUR LADY PF LEBENON SHRINE:

On Wednesday August 14th, Bishop William Skurla, along with Fr. Michael and other area priests will be celebrating the Pre-festive Liturgy of the Dormition of the Theotokos. For those who cannot attend Thursday’s liturgy, we encourage all to participate in this beautiful holy day.

 

SANCTUARY CANDLES:

The Sanctuary candles will be lit for the entire week for your intentions. There are no Sanctuary Candles for this week.

August 4, 2019 Bulletin

Liturgical Schedule

Sat  3: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

               +Priscella Vellky from Andrew Vellky and family

Sun. 4: 8th Sunday after Pentecost

               9:00 am at Infant Jesus

                For the Living & deceased members of the Altar Rosary Society 

Mon. 5: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

                 NO LITURGY 

Tues.  6: Transfiguration of our Lord

6:30 pm at Infant Jesus

                 +Dorothy Slemons from Mr. & Mrs. Randy Kloes           

 Wed. 7: 8:30 at Infant Jesus

              Special Intentions from Lori Graneto                 

Thurs 8: 9:00 am at St Nicholas

             +Frank & +Mary Kostelnek from Dr. Andrew Bulazo             

Fri. 9: 9:00 am at St Nicholas

             Deceased members of the Keschok Family-Michael, Sophie, Alice, Mary Louise, Robert, Edward & Sister Rita from Sister Bernarda & Leocadia              

Sat  10: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

               For the Parishioners 

Sun. 11: 9th Sunday after Pentecost

               9:00 am at Infant Jesus

                + Fr. John Cuccaro from Mary Lou Kasper

 

BIRTHDAYS AND ANNIVERSARIES

Happy Anniversary to: Rae & Sam Fisher August 3rd, Paul & Mary Kasper 4th, Gene & Sharon Mulichak August 17th, Michael & Kelly Chachko August 22nd, Ken & Bernie Litwin August 22nd, Joseph & Mary Ellen Hritz August 28th.

Happy Birthday to: George Phillabaun August 1st, Mary Ellen Hritz August 4th, Monica Ripple August 5, Maryna Farynets 8th, Joan Sutton August 10th, Francine Stanko August 11th , Christine Valko August 13th,  Chris Chachko August 17th,

Katie Weton 18th, Sophia Rivera 23rd, Ray Fisher August 31st.

 

Collection Report

Week of 07/28/2019

$          1,274.00                Offertory

$               10.00                Holy day

$               67.00                Candles

$               94.13                Gas Royalties

$               10.00                Maintenance fund

$          1,455.13              TOTAL

Attendance from last week’s Liturgies:

Saturday: 32

Sunday: 68

 

ATTENTION PARISHIONERS: All bulletin announcements should be sent to Paula Slemons. Please call (330)799-5983 with any information to be put in the bulletin by Wednesday of that week. Thank you very much.

 

Announcements and information

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF OUR PARISHIONERS:

Ken Litwin, Richard Kuty, Margaret Arvin, Pearl Tablack and Patricia Flaherty all  at home, Bernie Litwin at Masternick-New Middletown, Sophie Cimino at Omni West Assisted Living, Thomas Urdea at Shepard of the Valley on Western Reserve Rd, Louise Macabobby at Hampton Woods, and the rest of our parishioners who are in nursing homes.  May God grant to all the sick of our parish many blessed, happy and healthier years.

ATTENTION:

If any parishioner or family member is ill & would like to be on the pray list, or receive get-well wishes, call Karen or Kathy Kollar @330-726-8597.

ROSARY:

Reminder, that every first Sunday of the month, the Altar Rosary Society prays the rosary at 8:30am before the Divine Liturgy. All parishioners are welcome.  

PARISHIONER NEWS:

This past Sunday, July 28, 2019, our beloved parishioner Janice Salcedo passed on. Her funeral was Thursday August 1, 2019. She was laid to rest at Mount Saint Macrina, per her request, on Friday August 2, 2019. Our deepest sympathies to Janice’s husband Stephen, parents Bob & Millie Jonda, and all her family. Blessed repose and Eternal memory to His servant Janice.

50th ANIVERSARY-2020 :

The 50th Anniversary celebration of Infant Jesus of Prague in 2020 was discussed this past week at the Byzantine Social Club meeting. It has been decided it will be held in June 2020 and that a banquet following Liturgy with Bishop William will be planned. We would love all parishioners to join in and help organize and if anyone has any pictures or information of the history of our church to please see Father Michael or Mickey Vasilchek. Let’s make this a wonderful event!!!!!

FOOD FEST:

Thank you again to everyone for the support this past Saturday at our Food Fest. Our total earnings, after expenses, is $4,094.00. God bless all of you for your continued generosity, time and talent.

REMINDER:

There will be blessing of the holy water this Tuesday, in honor of Transfiguration of our Lord.

PILGRIMAGE:

The annual pilgrimage at Mount Saint Macrina in honor of Our Lady of Perpetual help will be held Saturday Aug. 31st-Monday Sept. 2nd. We encourage all to attend this beautiful and spiritual event.

SANCTUARY CANDLES:

The Sanctuary candles will be lit for the entire week for your intentions. The right sanctuary candle is for Tillie Chachko special intention.

July 28, 2019 Bulletin

Liturgical Schedule

Sat  27: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

               For the parishioners

Sun. 28: 7th Sunday after Pentecost

               9:00 am at Infant Jesus

                For those afflicted with cancer

Mon. 29: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

                 NO LITURGY

Tues.  30: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

                 +Thomas A. Lesko from Dr. Andrew Bulazo    

 Wed. 31: 8:30 at Infant Jesus

              Deceased members of the Bero family from Mr. & Mrs. Edward Bero                

Thurs Aug 1: 9:00 am at St Nicholas

             +Frank & +Mary Kostelnek from Dr. Andrew Bulazo             

Fri. 2: 9:00 am at St Nicholas

             For addiction recovery from the Sacred Heart Society of St Nicholas              

Sat  3: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

               +Priscella Vellky from Andrew Vellky and family 

Sun. 4: 8th Sunday after Pentecost

               9:00 am at Infant Jesus

                For the Living & deceased members of the Altar Rosary Society

 

BIRTHDAYS AND ANNIVERSARIES

Happy Anniversary to: David and Thomasine (Mistovich) Demiduk July 4th, Bob and Millie Jonda July 6th

Happy Birthday to: Thomasine Demiduk July 1, Paula Slemons July 2nd, Terry Terleck Jr. July 3rd, Bill Novak July 4th, Nancy Stanko July 6th, Ken Litwin July 8th, Gary Valko and Richard Bzinak July 11th, Diana Perry July 12th, Father Michael July 13, Marlene Oddis July 18th, Sara Bzinak July 25, Michael Chachko July 26th, Elaine Chachko July 26th, Sharon Mulichak July 30th, Agnes Butsko July 30th, Eugene Sutton July 31st.

Collection Report

Week of 7/21/2019

$          1,530.00                Offertory

$             174.00                Holy day

$               71.00                Candles

$               30.00                Maintence fund

$          1,805.00              TOTAL

Attendance from last week’s Liturgies:

Saturday: 40

Sunday: 75

ATTENTION PARISHIONERS: All bulletin announcements should be sent to Paula Slemons. Please call (330)799-5983 with any information to be put in the bulletin by Wednesday of that week. Thank you very much.

 

Announcements and information

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF OUR PARISHIONERS:

Janice Salcedo at Cleveland Clinic, Ken Litwin, Richard Kuty, Margaret Arvin, Pearl Tablack and Patricia Flaherty all  at home, Bernie Litwin at Masternick-New Middletown, Sophie Cimino at Omni West Assisted Living, Thomas Urdea at Shepard of the Valley on Western Reserve Rd, Louise Macabobby at Hampton Woods, and the rest of our parishioners who are in nursing homes.  May God grant to all the sick of our parish many blessed, happy and healthier years.

ATTENTION:

If any parishioner or family member is ill & would like to be on the pray list, or receive get-well wishes, call Karen or Kathy Kollar @330-726-8597.

ROSARY:

Reminder, that every first Sunday of the month, the Altar Rosary Society prays the rosary at 8:30am before the Divine Liturgy. All parishioners are welcome.  

SPECIAL THANK YOU: Thank you to Elaine Chachko who organized the Byzantine Kennywood day this past Thursday. The weather was perfect and everyone had a wonderful time.

A CELEBRATION OF MARRIAGE: A celebration of marriage will be celebrated on Sept. 8, 2019 at 3pm at St. Elias church in Pittsburgh to all who are celebrating 10, 25, 30, 35,  40, 45, 50, or additional years that are multiples of 5 during this year (2019). Please contact Fr Michael or Paula by Thursday August 1, 2019 to have your names submitted.

50th ANIVERSARY-2020 :

The 50th Anniversary celebration of Infant Jesus of Prague in 2020 was discussed this past week at the Byzantine Social Club meeting. It has been decided it will be held in June 2020 and that a banquet following Liturgy with Bishop William will be planned. We would love all parishioners to join in and help organize and if anyone has any pictures or information of the history of our church to please see Father Michael or Mickey Vasilchek. Let’s make this a wonderful event!!!!!

FOOD FEST:

A sincere thank you to all who helped cook, worked, set up, supported, etc our food fest this weekend. All of your time and talent I truly appreciated. A full report will be to follow.

SANCTUARY CANDLES:

The Sanctuary candles will be lit for the entire week for your intentions. The right sanctuary candle is for  Marilyn Chachko (HAPPY BIRTHDAY!) from Tillie Chachko. The left sanctuary candle +Mary Mehley from Maureen Kredel

July 21, 2019 Bulletin

 Liturgical Schedule

 

Sat  20: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

               For the parishioners

 

Sun. 21: 6th Sunday after Pentecost

               9:00 am at Infant Jesus

                +Nicholas Jukich from Paul & Mary Kasper

 

Mon. 22: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

              + Gerald Dutko from Sheryl Goodrich

 

Tues.  23: 8:30 am at Infant Jesus

              + Steve Planey from Anne Planey

 

Wed. 24: NO LITURGY

                

Thurs 25: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

               Akatist for those afflicted with cancer

             

Fri. 26: 9:00 am at Infant Jesus

              +Dorothy Slemons from Mr. & Mrs. Randy Kloes

              

Sat  27: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

               For the parishioners

 

Sun. 28: 7th Sunday after Pentecost

               9:00 am at Infant Jesus

                For those afflicted with cancer

             

Happy Anniversary to: David and Thomasine (Mistovich) Demiduk July 4th, Bob and Millie Jonda July 6th

Happy Birthday to: Thomasine Demiduk July 1, Paula Slemons July 2nd, Terry Terleck Jr. July 3rd, Bill Novak July 4th, Nancy Stanko July 6th, Ken Litwin July 8th, Gary Valko and Richard Bzinak July 11th, Diana Perry July 12th, Father Michael July 13, Marlene Oddis July 18th, Sara Bzinak July 25, Michael Chachko July 26th, Elaine Chachko July 26th, Sharon Mulichak July 30th, Agnes Butsko July 30th, Eugene Sutton July 31st.

 

Collection Report

Week of 7/14/2019

$          1,322.00                Offertory

$               80.00                Candles

$               80.00                Maintence fund

$          1,482.00                 TOTAL

 

Attendance from last week’s Liturgies:

Saturday: 37

Sunday: 70

 

ATTENTION PARISHIONERS: All bulletin announcements should be sent to Paula Slemons. Please call (330)799-5983 with any information to be put in the bulletin by Wednesday of that week. Thank you very much.

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF OUR PARISHIONERS:

Janice Salcedo, Ken Litwin, Richard Kuty, Margaret Arvin, Pearl Tablack and Patricia Flaherty all  at home, Bernie Litwin at Masternick-New Middletown, Sophie Cimino at Omni West Assisted Living, Thomas Urdea at Shepard of the Valley on Western Reserve Rd, Louise Macabobby at Hampton Woods, and the rest of our parishioners who are in nursing homes.  May God grant to all the sick of our parish many blessed, happy and healthier years.

 

ATTENTION:

If any parishioner or family member is ill & would like to be on the pray list, or receive get-well wishes, call Karen or Kathy Kollar @330-726-8597.

 

ROSARY:

Reminder, that every first Sunday of the month, the Altar Rosary Society prays the rosary at 8:30am before the Divine Liturgy. All parishioners are welcome.  

 

SPECIAL THANK YOU: Thank you to everyone who came out this past Tuesday to help with pirohy making. You time and effort is greatly appreciated. May God continue to bless you all!!

 

A CELEBRATION OF MARRIAGE: A celebration of marriage will be celebrated on Sept. 8, 2019 at 3pm at St. Elias church in Pittsburgh to all who are celebrating 10, 25, 30, 35,  40, 45, 50, or additional years that are multiples of 5 during this year (2019). Please contact Fr Michael or Paula by Thursday August 1, 2019 to have your names submitted.

 

 50th ANIVERSARY-2020 :

The 50th Anniversary celebration of Infant Jesus of Prague in 2020 was discussed this past week at the Byzantine Social Club meeting. It has been decided it will be held in June 2020 and that a banquet following Liturgy with Bishop William will be planned. We would love all parishioners to join in and help organize and if anyone has any pictures or information of the history of our church to please see Father Michael or Mickey Vasilchek. Let’s make this a wonderful event!!!!!

 

KENNYWOOD:

Reminder that our annual Kennywood trip is this Thursday (7-25-19). The bus will leave from the Infant Jesus parking lot at 9am SHARP. Please be here by 8:30am for the small tailgate and to get your tickets!

 

COFFEE & DONUT SOCIAL:

Everyone is invited to the coffee and donut social following liturgy on Sunday, July 21, 2019, sponsored by the Altar and Rosary Society of infant Jesus of Prague Church. The 3rd quarter meeting on GCU lodge 442 will follow. All parishioners are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

 

MAINTENANCE  UPDATE:

This past week, TMC Excavating & Trenching , upgraded our sewer system. The church is now tied into the city sewer system and the septic system is gone

FOOD FEST: UPDATE!!!!!!!!!

Infant Jesus of Prague will be holding a Food fest on July 27, 2019 on the church grounds STARTING AT 11AM. Help will be needed the following days: WEDNESDAY (7-24-19) 9AM AT BYZANTINE AT THE GROVE TO HELP WITH FOOD PREP,

FRIDAY (7-26-19) AT 8AM AT BYZANTINE AT THE GROVE FOR FOOD PREP OR AT THE CHURCH GROUNDS FOR SET UP,

SATURDAY (7-27-19—day of food fest!) STARTING AT 9AM FOR THE FOOD FEST.

Chinese Auction: whoever is willing to donate items for our Chinese auction, please bring them to the rectory by SUNDAY 7-21-19!

Baked goods are to be brought the day of the food fest at 9am to the church grounds. SIGN UP SHEETS TO WORK SHIFTS WILL BE IN THE VESTIBULE!!!!!

 

SANCTUARY CANDLES:

The Sanctuary candles will be lit for the entire week for your intentions. The right sanctuary candle is for Elaine and Michael Chachko (HAPPY BIRTHDAY!) from Tillie Chachko. The left sanctuary candle is for the health and well-being of Ken Litwin from Joyce and Tom Lesko.

 

July 14, 2019 bulletin

Liturgical Schedule

Sat  13: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

             +Dorothy Slemons from

              Mr. & Mrs. Randy Kloes

Sun. 14 : Sunday of the Fathers of

                The Sixth Ecumenical

                Council

                9:00 am at Infant Jesus

                +Lora Opsitnik from

                The Sheely Family

Mon. 15: 9:00 am at Infant Jesus

              + Joe Planey from David

               Planey

Tues.  16: NO LITURGY

Wed. 17: 9:00 am at Infant Jesus

               Health & well-being of

               Ken & Bernie Litwin

               from Jerry & Mary Novak   

Thurs 18: 9:00 am at Infant Jesus

               + Priscilla Vellky from

               Andrew Vellky & family         

Fri. 19: 9:00 am at Infant Jesus

              +Dorothy Slemons from

               Dr. Tom & Amanda

               Rudnicki              

Sat  20: 6:00pm at Infant Jesus

               For the parishioners 

Sun. 21: 6th Sunday after Pentecost

               9:00 am at Infant Jesus

                +Nicholas Jukich from

               Paul & Mary Kasper

 

BIRTHDAYS AND ANNIVERSARIES

Happy Anniversary to: David and Thomasine (Mistovich) Demiduk July 4th, Bob and Millie Jonda July 6th

Happy Birthday to: Thomasine Demiduk July 1, Paula Slemons July 2nd, Terry Terleck Jr. July 3rd, Bill Novak July 4th, Nancy Stanko July 6th, Ken Litwin July 8th, Gary Valko and Richard Bzinak July 11th, Diana Perry July 12th, Father Michael July 13, Marlene Oddis July 18th, Sara Bzinak July 25, Michael Chachko July 26th, Elaine Chachko July 26th, Sharon Mulichak July 30th, Agnes Butsko July 30th, Eugene Sutton July 31st.

Collection Report

Week of 7/7/2019

$           1482.00                Offertory

$               69.00                Candles

$               70.58                Gas Royalties

$              549.00                 Maintence fund

$              675.51                 Special Collection

$               60.00                Vindicator

$               65.00                 Holy Day

$           2971.09                 TOTAL

Attendance from last week’s Liturgies:

Saturday: 36

Sunday: 70

ATTENTION PARISHIONERS: All bulletin announcements should be sent to Paula Slemons. Please call (330)799-5983 with any information to be put in the bulletin by Wednesday of that week. Thank you very much.

 

Announcements and information

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF OUR PARISHIONERS:

Janice Salcedo, Ken & Bernie Litwin, Richard Kuty, Margaret Arvin, Pearl Tablack and Patricia Flaherty all  at home, Sophie Cimino at Omni West Assisted Living, Thomas Urdea at Shepard of the Valley on Western Reserve Rd, Louise Macabobby at Hampton Woods, and the rest of our parishioners who are in nursing homes.  May God grant to all the sick of our parish many blessed, happy and healthier years.

ATTENTION:

If any parishioner or family member is ill & would like to be on the pray list, or receive get-well wishes, call Karen or Kathy Kollar @330-726-8597.

ROSARY:

Reminder, that every first Sunday of the month, the Altar Rosary Society prays the rosary at 8:30am before the Divine Liturgy. All parishioners are welcome.  

50th ANIVERSARY-2020 :

The 50th Anniversary celebration of Infant Jesus of Prague in 2020 was discussed this past week at the Byzantine Social Club meeting. It has been decided it will be held in June 2020 and that a banquet following Liturgy with Bishop William will be planned. We would love all parishioners to join in and help organize and if anyone has any pictures or information of the history of our church to please see Father Michael or Mickey Vasilchek. Let’s make this a wonderful event!!!!!

KENNYWOOD:

Mark your calendars, Byzantine Catholic Fun Day at Kennywood will be July 25th. Discounted tickets are available through the GCU. Infant Jesus will be having a bus to go and it is FREE. The bus will leave the church parking lot at 9:00am. Ticket are $25 FunDay ride all day (ages 4-54), $15 Senior FunDay (55+), $11 Super Senior FunDay (70+), $15 Catered Lunch at Pavilion #5 (ages 11+), and $8 Junior Catered Lunch (ages 4-10). Please see the sign-up sheet and information in the church vestibule. Come and join us for a wonderful, fun-filled day.

COFFEE & DONUT SOCIAL:

Everyone is invited to the coffee and donut social following liturgy on Sunday, July 21, 2019, sponsored by the Altar and Rosary Society of infant Jesus of Prague Church. The 3rd quarter meeting on GCU lodge 442 will follow. All parishioners are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

FOOD FEST: UPDATE!!!!!!!!!

Infant Jesus of Prague will be holding a Food fest on July 27, 2019 on the church grounds STARTING AT 11AM. Help will be needed the following days: THIS TUESDAY (7-16-19) AT 9AM AT BYZANTINE AT THE GROVE TO MAKE PIROHY,

WEDNESDAY (7-24-19) 9AM AT BYZANTINE AT THE GROVE TO HELP WITH FOOD PREP,

FRIDAY (7-26-19) AT 8AM AT BYZANTINE AT THE GROVE FOR FOOD PREP OR AT THE CHURCH GROUNDS FOR SET UP,

SATURDAY (7-27-19—day of food fest!) STARTING AT 9AM FOR THE FOOD FEST.

Chinese Auction: whoever is willing to donate items for our Chinese auction, please bring them to the rectory by SUNDAY 7-21-19!

Baked goods are to be brought the day of the food fest at 9am to the church grounds.

SANCTUARY CANDLES:

The Sanctuary candles will be lit for the entire week for your intentions. Both sanctuary candles this week are for the Health and Well-Being of Janice Salcedo from her family.

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