Entries for July 2018

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd
Registration is NOW OPEN For Catechesis of the Good Shepherd for 2018/19 Due by August 1, 2018 Why: It is a great program for children to “fall in love with God.” CGS is based on Montessori educational principles. Short catechetical presentations on scripture and the Liturgy are given by trained catechists. The children are then invited to “work” with special materials and time to contemplate. Who? Level I is for children ages 3-6 years old (must be toilet trained) Level II is for children in 1st-3rd grade. New! CGS Level III is for child...

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Papa Palooza - July 28

Posted on July 24, 2018 in: General News

Papa Palooza - July 28
Saturday, July 28, Archdiocesan Papa Palooza: World Meeting of Families in St. Louis Join families throughout the archdiocese for an afternoon of fun, faith, and fellowship from 2 to 8 pm outdoors on the beautiful Kenrick-Glennon Seminary campus. The event features family-friendly games and activities, Catholic exhibits, outdoor Vigil Mass with Bishop Rivituso, a youth concert, and dinner by P’sgettis. Pre-registration by July 25 is required. Call 314-792-7180 for more information or to register.

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Calling All Servers

Posted on July 24, 2018 in: General News

Calling All Servers
CALLING ALL RETURNING SERVERS!   Fr. Peter is hosting a Returning Servers Boot Camp this summer.  If you would like to continue serving mass during the week as well as on the weekends, you will need to attend ONE of the following sessions:    Monday, August 6th 8:30 - 9:30am in Church Tuesday, August 7th, 8:30 - 9:30am in Church Wednesday, August 8th, 8:30 - 9:30 in Church   It is our expectation that all those who serve and wish to continue serving will sign up for ONE of these Boot Camp Sessions....

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Blood Drive - July 22

Posted on July 18, 2018 in: General News

Blood Drive - July 22
All Saints Blood Drive  Sunday July 22, 8:30-1:30pm  It’s summertime…time for vacationing, being outside and soaking up the sunshine!  But we should remember that there are still those in need during this time.  Blood donation is critical during the summer, so please come on out to the All Saints Blood Drive!  The 100 Days of Summer campaign is in full swing and we will be giving away a voucher to redeem a $5.00 gift card to Amazon or Subway!  We welcome anyone that is willing to donate, whether you are a fir...

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Weekly Prayer for Immigrants and Refugees
Weekly Wednesday Prayer for Immigrants and Refugees at the Mercy Conference and Retreat Center "For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink. I was a stranger and you welcomed me, naked and you clothed me. I was ill and you comforted me, in prison and you came to visit me. I assure you, as often as you did it for the least among you, you did it for me." — Matthew 25:35-40 The MCRC Community has elected to open our chapel every Wednesday from 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm to anyone who wishes to come and spend some time in quiet...

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Please Pray for Our Active Duty Military Loved Ones
Please pray daily for the All Saints loved ones who are active duty in the military… Sgt Daniel Bargett Sgt 1st Class Kim Foley Berendzen MM Alexander Boden US Navy SA Sam Brandmeyer Ssgt Shamaria Crews SrA Zachary Crews Cpt Matteo DiMercurio A1C Nicholas Elsen LCPL Connor Flynn USMC GySgt Michael Foley L Cpl Patrick Gardner, USMC CPL Ben Heitman Capt Derrik Hirtz Lt Cmdr. Pam Choi Iffrig Tim Iffrig, US Navy Jenifer Iffrig, US Navy Joe Iffrig, US Navy Brandylee Justus, US Navy CW3 Nicholas Jacoby Petty Offic...

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Pancake & Sausage Breakfast - July 15
PANCAKE & SAUSAGE BREAKFAST  Sunday, July 15, 2018 From 7:00 am until noon Parish Center (Proceeds to benefit ACTS Retreat scholarships)

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Barefoot Children Ministries - New Name, Same Mission to Serve Belize
New Name Same Mission to Serve Belize We are excited to fill you in on some changes that are happening with the Belize Mission Outreach! Up to this time, the Belize donations were run through the All Saints Parish accounts. The time has come to form a not-for-profit organization that will carry on the work, just as it has been, but as an independent entity. This will enable us to ensure that every penny donated to our friends in Belize goes to them. As you may know, the Archdiocese assesses a tax (cathedraticum) on all monies that the parish receives. This a...

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Women's Faith - July 17

Posted on July 10, 2018 in: General News

Women's Faith - July 17
Women’s Faith Tuesday July 17th 7:00 pm at the Annex, Room 2 We will be reading “Walk in Her Sandals” - Experiencing Christ’s Passion through the Eyes of Women.

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New All Saints Street Names

Posted on July 10, 2018 in: General News

New All Saints Street Names
ALL SAINTS STREETS HAVE NEW NAMES We are delighted to announce the All Saints Streets have new names!! Tom Brown Blvd. and Lucy Lane have been retired and replaced with Elizabeth Ave. and Pauline Drive. Cynthia Zelenka had the winning bid for the "name the All Saints Street" at our picnic's live auction this year. The street names will remain in place until next year's picnic and auction.

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Addiction Novena July 9-17

Posted on July 03, 2018 in: General News

Addiction Novena July 9-17
PRAYERS FOR ADDICTION Please help pray a novena from July 9th – 17th for those suffering from Addiction. This novena will correspond with a sequence of nine Masses read for those suffering from addiction. Please put the names of any and all persons you know that are affected by addiction into the petition box by the St. Josephs altar. Those persons will be the focus for this novena. Dear God, We come to You and pray for those suffering with addiction (especially_________) . Give them a strong desire to change and the strength and courage to overcome...

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Seven Deadly Sins, Seven Lively Virtues  - begins July 11
Coming in July: Bishop Robert Barron Series - The Seven Deadly Sins, Seven Lively Virtues Pride, envy, anger, sloth, greed, gluttony, and lust: these "seven deadly sins" are patterns of dysfunction that keep us separated from God and ultimately lead to unhappiness. Join us as we embark on Bishop Robert Barron's exploration of these seven sinful patterns and also learn how practicing countervailing virtues can break the cycle of sin. Based on Dante's writings, the series will be presented at All Saints weekly, on Wednesday evenings July ...

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What is an icon?

Posted on July 03, 2018 in: General News

What is an icon?
ICONS An icon (from Greek εἰκών eikōn "image") is a religious work of art, most commonly a painting, from the Eastern Orthodox Church, Oriental Orthodoxy, and certain Eastern Catholic churches. The most common subjects include Christ, Mary, saints and/or angels. Russian icons are typically paintings on wood, often small, though some in churches and monasteries may be as large as a table top. Many religious homes in Russia have icons hanging on the wall in the krasny ugol – the "red" corner (see Icon corner). There is a rich history and ...

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