Friday, October 11 - Pope St. John XXIII

Pope St. John XXIII called for a renewal of both the clergy

and the laity by convoking the Second Vatican Council in 1962


Saturday, Oct 12 - Blessed Virgin Mary

Joel 4:12-21      Psalm 97:1-2, 5-6, 11-12    Luke 11:27-28

" 'Rather', He replied, 'blest are they who hear the word of God

 and keep it' " - Luke 11:28


Sunday, October 13 - 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

2 Kings 5:14-17                            Psalm 98:1-4

2 Timothy 2:8-13                      Luke 17:11-19

"One of them, realizing that he had been cured, came back praising God in

a loud voice. He threw himself on his face at the feet of Jesus

and spoke His praises." - Luke 17:15-16


Monday, October 14 - Pope St. Callistus

Pope St. Callistus lived a life of extaordinary

forgiveness. He instituted Ember Day fasts and provided

for the interment of the Martyrs. He himself, suffered

 martyrdom in A.D. 223.


Tuesday, October 15 - St. Teresa of Jesus

St. Teresa of Jesus chose to enter religious life

because she knew how prone to sin she was. As a reformer

of the Carmelites, she re-established the observance of

their ancient order. She is one of the Doctors of the Church.


Wednesday, October 16- St Hedwig

                            St. Margaret Mary Alacoque

St Hedwig , duchess of Poland and maternal aunt of St. Elizabeth

of Hungry, retired into a Cistercian convent after the death

of her husband. She died in 1243

St Margaret Mary Alacoque, yearned to live quietly as a

Visitation nun. However, Jesus appeared to her in numerous

private revelations over several years, and encouraged her

to promote devotion fo His Sacred Heart.


Thursday, October 17 - St. Ignatius of Antioch

Emperor Trajan forced the Christians in Antioch to chose

between death and apostasy. Bishop St Ignatius would

not deny Christ and was condemned to death.


Friday, October 18 - St. Luke, Evangelist

St. Luke was very probably born of pagan parents at Antioch.

Converted, he became the missionary companion of St. Paul.

He earned undying glory by his writings of the Third Gospel

and the Acts of the Apostles.


Saturday, October 18 - St. Isaac Jaques,

                                   St. John de Brebeuf &

                         the North American Martyrs

St. John de Brebeuf with the other North American

missionaries were captured, tortured, mutilated, and killed

by the North American natives as they worked to spread

the faith in Jesus.



INTERESTED IN BECOMING A CATHOLIC? - Contact Deacon Larry Gronas (513) 502-6266. Classes begin Tuesday,  August 20 at 6:30pm in the church basement




Public Square Rosary Rally

This public square Rosary Rally sponsored by "America Needs Fatima" will be one of over 20,000 rallies that will take place across America that day.

This year's rally will be held on Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 in the parking lot of St. Julie Billiart Church, 224 Dayton St., Hamilton. The rally

will begin at 12:00pm. The service will be officiated by Father Robert Muhlenkamp. The service will include: Recitation of the Rosary,

Adoration and Benediction.

Please join us on this very important day in offering reparation for the sins and offenses committed against the Immaculate Heart of Mary and to

fervently pray for the conversion of our United States.

For further information or questions about this event, please contact Marilyn Vidourek at 894-5851 or at


40 Days for Life begins September 25, 2019 for the Fall campaign

Join the 40 Days for Life campaign today. Sign up for breaking news, devotionals, and prayers from 40 Days for Life.


Knowing that "with God, all things are possible," people of faith and conscience unite in 40 days of prayer and fasting. Christ told us some demons can only be driven out by prayer and fasting. The two go hand in hand.

Go to www.40Days for more information. Prayer vigils are held in Dayton and Cincinnati.


The weather is cooling.  Is your marriage cooling off too? 

Fire things up with a Marriage Encounter Weekend Experience!  It would make a wonderful fall getaway with your spouse. The next Marriage Encounter Weekend experiences are October 18-20 at the Holy Spirit Center in Cincinnati, OH and November 1-3 at Maria Stein Renewal Center in Maria Stein, OH. Register today at

For more details contact:

Andy and Jeanne Folfas at (937) 886-5196 or go to


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.







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