Confession is one of the least understood of the sacraments of the Catholic Church. In reconciling us to God, it is a great source of grace, and Catholics are encouraged to take advantage of it often. A good examination of conscience precedes a good confession—some topics to ponder include: Do I try to surrender myself to God’s Word as taught by the Church? Have I given my children good religious example?Download and make an Examination of Conscience.
HOLY WEEK CONFESSIONS
Tuesday (Mar. 31) and Weds. (Apr. 1) from 5–7 PM, Holy Thursday (4/2) after the 7:30 Mass and Good Friday (4/3) after the 3 PM Stations of the Cross and after the 7:30 PM Liturgy. Note: No Confessions on Sat., April 4th.
HOLY WEEK LITURGIES
Holy Thursday–Mass of Our Lord’s Supper at 7:30 PM, Good Friday–Stations of the Cross at 3 PM and Liturgy including Veneration of the Cross at 7:30 PM, Holy Saturday–Easter Vigil Mass at 8 PM and Easter Sunday–8, 9:30 and 11:30 AM (Regular Sunday schedule)
BLOOD DRIVE Monday, April 6 @ St. Peter's Church; 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM; sign up through Dan Fuoco
DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY APRIL 12, 2015 In the Diary of St. Faustina, Jesus asked that the Feast of Divine Mercy, known today as Divine Mercy Sunday, be preceded by a Novena to The Divine Mercy. Let us pray the Novena to Divine Mercy together as a Parish. This Novena begins on Good Friday, April 3 and we pray the Chaplet of The Divine Mercy each day for a specific intention.
THE SHROUD - APRIL 13 AT 7PM IN VASA HALL: The Shroud of Turin will be publicly exhibited this year April – June in Turin, Italy. Jim Bertrand from St. Peter’s will present the history of the Shroud along with the ‘rest of the story’. Jim is a trained affiliate of The Shroud Center in Colorado Springs. All are welcome to attend.
TOTUS TUUS 2015 – REGISTER NOW: Reserve the week of June 7th – 12th for fast paced fun for grades 1 – 12! Students entering Grades 1 – 8 will meet Monday – Friday from 9 am to 3 pm. High School students meet in the evenings Sunday – Thursday. Download form. Questions? 402.328.2866
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION April 18, 2015 @ 10:00 AM Mass