Farewell Letter from Diane

Posted on January 21, 2021 in: General News

Farewell Letter from Diane
Dear All Saints Community: Thank you for the opportunity to work and pray with you! I have grown so much personally, professionally and spiritually at All Saints. I never had considered working in a parish as part of my career path and confess it was the leading of the Lord to apply for the position in 2008. Fr. Don was courageous in hiring me. I was new to Missouri and a novice about working in the Church. My management background was utilities. I often commented that I left the power company to work for the 'real power company.' It's been a privilege an...

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Say Farewell to Diane

Posted on January 21, 2021 in: General News

Say Farewell to Diane
Say Farewell to Diane Valentine next Sunday, January 31st, following the 7:00 am, 9:00 am and 11:00 am Masses. Diane will be in the Parish Center for you to wish her well and to say good-bye as she leaves All Saints to take a new position in Bloomington, Illinois. During this reception we will try to maintain the recommended social distancing with waves and “air hugs”.  Light snacks and bottled water will be served.  

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Prayers Please - A Letter from Fr. Don
Dear Parish Family, In the last few weeks I have been experiencing health challenges. I have needed aid in walking and my doctor has now advised that I do as little walking as possible. Of course, that limits my presence in our community, which I am missing greatly. My symptoms are such that I not only have difficulty walking but I also have problems with numbness in my hands and fingers with little strength in my arms. The doctors have pinpointed some of the cause but not with a certainty of what they can recommend. I continue with various tests and I will keep you i...

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2021 Charitable Contribution Statements
If you contributed $250 or more to the parish during the year of 2020, the parish will mail you a year-end written record prior to January 31, 2021. If you have contributed less than $250, please contact the parish office and we well be glad to furnish you with a statement. We thank God for your financial gifts and ask His blessing on you!  

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Winter Barbeque

Posted on January 14, 2021 in: General News

Winter Barbeque
The Knights of Columbus will have a BBQ on Sunday, January 31, 2021 under the Pavilion. Ribs, Pork Steaks, Burgers and Hotdogs will be available.  Get your hungry on and be there.  Drive thru only.  Opens at 10 am..  

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Lenten Fish Fry

Posted on January 13, 2021 in: General News

Lenten Fish Fry
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND . . . . FISH FRIES DURING LENT After much discussion with the Knights of Columbus, Dr. Deborah Hake, Mrs. Mary Grace Villmer and others, the Knights have begun the initial planning phase for this changing but growing event.  Fish Fries will start on Friday, February 19, 2021 from 4 to 7 pm.  It will be ‘DRIVE THRU ONLY”  and will go for the 6 weeks of Lent. This is just an initial announcement and more information will be available as the date gets closer.  Watch the bulletin, the All Saints website or Facebook fo...

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Novena to Three American Saints for Life
January is the month dedicated to the Sanctity of Human Life. January 22 is the Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children. In the 9 days leading to this date consider praying this Novena to three American saints who are powerful witnesses to the Gospel of life. May their intercession help us promote life in our world today. St. Elizabeth Ann Seton After Elizabeth converted to Catholicism, she formed New York city’s first charity (the Society for the Relief of Poor Widows with Small Children), established the first Catholic school, and the fo...

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Virtual Trivia Night

Posted on January 05, 2021 in: General News

Virtual Trivia Night
Be a part of the first-ever ALL SAINTS SCHOOL VIRTUAL TRIVIA NIGHT! Our incredible students need an updated math book series. Help us raise the $14,000 needed to cover the cost & have a blast while doing it! Hosted by Trivia Riot! Virtual - Interactive - Fun! *Zoom Platform * 50/50 Raffle * Barrow of Booze Raffle* General Trivia - 6 Rounds (10 questions per round). Zoom opens at 6:15 p.m. - Trivia begins at 7 p.m. TEAMS OF 8 (You don't have to be in the same place to play, but you can be if you want!) Make a team payment for $200 or pay in...

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Change in Mass Schedule

Posted on January 02, 2021 in: General News

Change in Mass Schedule
Weekend Mass schedule has a change for the Gym. If you attend at 7 am, please join us in the church at 7. We'll let you know if/when we return to the Gym at 7.    

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Resuming Public Mass Video
Returning to Mass with all the new rules and regulations may seem a bit intimidating. Here is a short video that shows the layout of each worship space and explains some regulations. We hope it will help.   Let's take care of each other. 

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Mass Music Worship Aids
At this time, we cannot have hymnals in the pews. While it will be uncomfortable to sing with a mask, you can still follow along with the music. You can find worship aids online and use your smartphone or tablet to follow along. Go to our website, then under the Resources tab, select Mass Music Worship Aids.  https://www.allsaints-stpeters.org/Resources/Mass-Music-Worship-Aids "Active participation certainly means that, in gesture, word, song and service, all the members of the community take part in an act of worship, which is anything but inert or passive....

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All Saints' New Mass Schedule and Regulations
Following the directives from Archbishop Carlson, All Saints will resume public Masses on Monday, May 18th.  Our daily Mass schedule will be at 6:30 and 8:00 am on Monday through Friday.  Saturday morning Mass will be at 8:00am. The 8:00 am Mass will be live-streamed on Facebook Monday through Saturday. Our Weekend Mass schedule has changed.  Please take note of the changes in time and place.  Our new schedule is: 5:00 pm on Saturday in the Church - maximum capacity is 105 people 5:00 pm on Saturday in the Gym - maximum capacity is 170 peo...

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All Saints Rosary Project
Want to pray the rosary each day with the parish? Pray with us virtually! Join a few All Saints parishioners as they lead us in the Holy Rosary. Consider praying the mysteries of the rosary that correspond to the day of the week. The Glorious Mysteries: Sunday and Wednesday The Sorrowful Mysteries: Tuesday and Friday The Luminous Mysteries: Thursday The Joyful Mysteries: Monday and Saturday

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Our Lady of Fatima Novena
Our Lady of Fatima is a title of the Blessed Virgin Mary. In 1917, Our Lady appeared to three shepherd children in Fatima, Portugal. They were Lucia Santos, Blessed Jacinta Marto and Blessed Francisco Marto. Our Lady appeared to the children seven times and performed a miracle making the sun dance in the sky, which thousands of people witnessed. She told the children to say the Rosary every day to bring peace to the world and the end of war. This is why Our Lady of Fatima is also called Our Lady of the Rosary. She also requested us to pray the following prayer at the end...

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Divine Mercy Chaplet

Posted on May 01, 2020 in: Prayer and Worship

Divine Mercy Chaplet
"Let no soul fear to draw near to me." Todd Mesler Jr. composed a musical arrangement of the Divine Mercy Chaplet. It was livestreamed on Divine Mercy Sunday, April 19, 2020. You can listen to the sung prayer here: https://youtu.be/G-76rhJTxG8 The Divine Mercy Chaplet is a beautiful prayer given to St. Faustina. It can be prayed any time, but it is especially celebrated on Divine Mercy Sunday. Where did this practice come from, and why do we celebrate it on the second Sunday of Easter? The instruction came directly from Jesus himself. In the 1...

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