Upcoming Events

WELCOME to all of our visitors

We are glad you have attended Mass with us. If you wish to join Blessed Sacrament, please pick up a parish census form at the Religious Goods Counter located in the vestibule of the front entrance.

IN MEMORIAM

In memory of Maxine Olson, the sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of her soul from April 14th to April 20th. The sanctuary lamp will burn for the repose of Chester Olson from April 21st until April 27th.

STATIONS OF THE CROSS

We will have Stations at 2:30 p.m. on Good Friday, April 19th, which will not be followed by a Lenten potluck meal.

MORNING WITH MARY

Since Holy Saturday falls on the third Saturday, there will be no Morning with Mary devotions on April 20th.

THIRD SUNDAY

Since Easter falls on the third Sunday, there will be no potluck following the 10:45 a.m. Mass on April 21st.

ST ELIAS ANNUAL LEBANESE FOOD FESTIVAL

The 21st annual Lebanese Food and Cultural Festival will be Friday, April 26th and Saturday, April 27th from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. A wide variety of traditional Lebanese entrees and desserts will be sold. Admission is free. For more details see www.stelias.org/festival.htm

UNPLANNED MOVIE DEAL

Knights of Columbus Council #931 will reimburse the cost of their tickets for any high school or college-aged member of the parish that goes to see the movie, Unplanned. Just save your ticket stub to receive a cash refund from the Council.

2019 HIGH MASS SCHEDULE

Thursday, April 18th (Holy Thursday); Sunday, April 21st (Easter); Sunday, May 26th (1st Communion); Sunday, June 9th (Pentecost); Thursday, June 20th (Corpus Christi); Thursday, August 15th (Assumption of BVM); Sunday, September 8th (Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost); Sunday, October 27th (Christ the King); Sunday, December 8th (Immaculate Conception); Sunday, December 15th (Gaudete Sunday); and Tuesday, December 24th (Christmas Eve).

DATE FOR FIRST COMMUNION

We are planning for First Communion on Sunday, May 26th 2019 at the 10:45 a.m. Mass. If you have a child that will be receiving First Communion, please contact Fr Booth. If you are not members of Blessed Sacrament, you must obtain the permission of your pastor for your child to receive First Communion here. Opportunities for first confessions will be offered prior to First Communion.

PRAY FOR OUR SEMINARIANS

Please pray for our seminarians: Deacon Justin Ward, Daniel Sessions, Charles Deering, Doug Hess, Luis Reyes, Matthew Gubenski, Cristian Padilla, Patrick DePew, and Max Gallegos. Pray for those who are discerning a call to the priesthood.

HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE

Holy Thursday: 5:00 p.m. Latin High Mass of the Lord’s Supper
7:00 p.m. English Mass of the Lord’s Supper, adoration until 9:00 p.m.
Good Friday: 1:30 p.m. Confessions until 2:25 p.m.
2:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross (No Potluck)
3:00 p.m. Latin Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion
6:00 p.m. Confessions until 6:45 p.m.
7:00 p.m. English Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion
Holy Saturday: 8:00 p.m. Easter Vigil Mass in English
Easter Sunday: 9:00 a.m. Easter Mass in English
10:45 a.m. Easter High Mass in Latin (No 3rd Sunday Potluck)

MASS SCHEDULE AND INTENTIONS (*Mass in Rectory Chapel)

Sat, Apr 13: 4:00 p.m. Bernard Romano (by Bill & Marian Dinan)
Sun, Apr 14: 9:00 a.m. Special Intention for Kathryn Mahan (by Cathy Dinan)
10:45 a.m. Pro Populo
Mon, Apr 8 *8:30 a.m. Special Intention for The Pohorelsky Family (by the Clemens Family)
Tues, Apr 9: *8:30 a.m. Sal Theriot (by Helen Brandley)
11:00 a.m. Special Intention for Phil & Claire Clemens (by the Clemens Family)
Wed, Apr 10: *7:00 a.m. Special Intention for Linda Cooper (Lori Donellan)
*8:30 a.m. Special Intention for The Larson Family (by the Clemens Family)
Thur, Apr 11: 5:00 p.m. Special Intention for Catherine Hahn (Lori Donellan)
7:00 p.m. Brendan Clemens (by the Clemens Family)
Fri, Apr 12: 3:00 p.m. Latin Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion
7:00 p.m. English Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion
Sat, Apr 13: 8:00 p.m. Rose Lee Mollica (by the Dinans)
Sun, Apr 14: 9:00 a.m. Pro Populo
10:45 a.m. Special Intention for Br. Simeon Gagnon (by the Rumores)

NEXT WEEK’S MASS READINGS

8:00 p.m. Easter Vigil Gen 1:1-2:2, Ex 14:15-15:1, Isa 55:1-11, Rom 6:3-11, Lk 24:1-12
9:00 a.m. Easter Sunday Acts 10:34,37-43, Col 3:1-4, Jn 20:1-9
10:45 a.m. Easter Sunday 1Cor 5:7-8, Mk 16:1-7

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK AND HOMEBOUND IN OUR PARISH