Cindy O’Connor of the Office of Child and Youth Protection office of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown has requested that we provide educational article each month provide by VIRTUS of The Nation Catholic Risk Retention Group, Inc. This month article is Human Trafficking and Modern Technology: What we can do about it by Judith Paparozzi. This article is available in the vestibule and also on the parish website.
ANNUAL MARCH FOR LIFE sponsored by the Knight of Columbus has been cancelled due to pandemic concerns. The faithful are encouraged to pray as a family or individually for an end to abortion. Let us take a stand to respect all life “from womb to tomb”.
House (Convent) for sale: Anyone interested in the purchase of the house on 303 West 11th Street, Tyrone, PA should contact Father Jozef. The size of the property is 6,530 square feet or 60×70 feet. The detached garage is 18 x 22 feet. The house is 3,060 square feet, 2 ½ stories, finished basement and attic, 10 rooms, 2 1/2 baths, 2 fireplaces, 3 porches, gas heating.
Rosary Making Any parishioner interested in making rosaries is asked to contact Donna Cunningham at 814-632-5199. Plans are for a group to meet after Daily Mass at 8:30 am but the day will be dependent on the volunteers.
The Family Life Office of the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese has a ministry, Heaven’s Treasure. The ministry attempts to reach out to families who have experienced the loss of a child through miscarriage or early fetal death by providing them with spiritual tools to help them to grieve their child through the care of the Catholic Church. Please call the office at 814-695-5579 or email email@example.com for more information.
- Mass Scheduling
Currently, there are over 400 Mass intentions outstanding As a result there will be no new Mass intentions accepted for the remaining of 2020 and at least until July 2021. However, Mass intentions will be accepted for recent deceased members of your family/friends. The office staff understands this is a difficult situation and your patience and understanding is greatly appreciated.
- Try Catholic Radio – WJVM 90.3 FM the Voice of Divine Mercy
- PROJECT RACHEL: Would you like to find peace in your heart with your aborted child, with God, with the Church? Don’t be afraid, the door is open. For women, men, anyone wounded by abortion. Contact Project Rachel 814-884-8000. ProjectRachel@dioceseaj.org. All calls are confidential.
- AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of eligible purchase to our parish. Please go to the following link: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/23-1390606 and you can start helping our church in this very easy way.
- Please remember our local Tyrone Food Bank. Canned soups, peanut butter, cereal, jelly, and personal care items are always needed. The Food Bank requests that dates on all donations be current. Expired items cannot be accepted.
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