Friday, August 23 - -St Rose of Lima
St Rose was born in Lima, Peru. Leading a humble life
she was the first canonized saint of the Americas.
Saturday, August 24 - St. Bartholomew, Apostle
The Church "rises on the foundation of the apostles
and prophets, with Christ Jesus as the capstone." (Eph 2:20)
St Bartholomew and all the apostles, pray for us.
Sunday, August 25 - 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time
Isaiah 66:18-21 Psalm 117:1-2
Hebrews 12:5-7, 11-13 Luke 13:22-30
'Strive to enter through the narrow gate, for many, I tell you, will attempt to enter
but will not be strong enough." says our Lord in today's Gospel.
Monday, August 26
1 Thessalonians1:1-5, 8-10 Psalm 149:1-6, 9 Matthew 23:13-22
"Woe to you scribes and Pharisees, you frauds" (Matthew 23:13, 15
Offer prayers of intercession for all our religious leaders.
Tuesday, August 27 - St. Monica
Though St. Monica's prayers often seemed for years to have been in vain,
her husband, son and grandson were eventually brought to the faith.
INTERESTED IN BECOMING A CATHOLIC? - Contact Deacon Larry Gronas (513) 502-6266. Classes begin Tuesday, August 20 at 6:30pm in the church basement
FOR YOUTH GROUP MINISTRY, CONTACT Pam Hurley (513) 374-0332
On Sunday, August 25 - 2-4pm- "Kickoff". all youth 7th thru 12th are invited to come for fun, food and fellowship. Come to find out
what youth ministry is all about.
We Remember, We Celebrate, We Believe
We remember how you loved us to Your death,
and still we celebrate, for You are with us here.
And we believe that we will see You when You come in Your glory, Lord,
We Remember, We Celebrate, We Believe.