Advent Candle Sales
Prepare for Advent this year by purchasing your candles from the SMILE Youth Group in support of their summer mission trip to Omaha, Nebraska. Sets of candles will be available for $8 after each of the Masses November 22 & 23. Thank you in advance for your support! If you have any questions, call Catherine in the Youth Office (831-8318).
Thanksgiving Day Mass will be at 9:00am ~ come and give thanks
Please note that we will not have ADORATION the Friday following Thanksgiving, November 28th.
Blessing of the Advent Wreath
your Church joyfully awaits the coming of its Savior, who enlightens our hearts
and dispels the darkness of ignorance and sin.
Pour forth your blessings upon us
as we light the candles of this wreath;
may their light reflect the splendor of Christ,
who is Lord, for ever and ever. Amen.
Child Protection Classes
In order to volunteer in the parish or the school, the Archdiocese requires a background check and child protection class. A Child Protection classs is scheduled for Friday, December 12th, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in the Wenzel Room at 9:00am. Please register online at virtusonline.org. Archdiocesan policy is that you must be pre-registered in order to attend.
Pastoral Region Coordinating Committee Begins Work
As of July 1, 2014, a newly formed Pastoral Region Coordinating Committee has begun the work of developing an updated plan for the future Pastoral Region of St. Andrew and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton parishes. Each parish will preserve its own identity and autonomy while also collaborating with one another to create a “vibrant Church” in the region. Committee members include from Seton: Liz Ehrman, email@example.com; Valerie Fischer, firstname.lastname@example.org; Ted House, email@example.com; Bob Manning, firstname.lastname@example.org; Fr. Michael Cordier, email@example.com; and from St. Andrew: Bruce Bacon, firstname.lastname@example.org; Janet DuBois, Janetmhs73@gmail.com; Ray Lamping, email@example.com; Frank Sullivan, firstname.lastname@example.org; Fr. Rob Waller, email@example.com; the committee is facilitated by Jane Myers, firstname.lastname@example.org. Committee members who are also Parish Council members will give regular reports on the work of the committee to their respective councils. Summaries will also be included in Sunday bulletins. Feel free to contact committee members with your questions or concerns.
For information and guidelines from the Archdioceseon pastoral regions, you can go to their website:
Are you interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith?
We welcome all who would be interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith, and maybe even becoming Catholic. The Catholic Church traces its beginnings to Jesus Christ. Our Lord gave us the Church, and through the Church, we have been given the Magisterium, the Sacraments, and the Bible, and so much more, all guided by the Holy Spirit. If you have any questions or would like to
make an appointment to talk, call Patty Norris at 575 - 0119 or email her at email@example.com. You can also call Fr. Michael Cordier at 575-0119. May the Spirit help you ask a question and begin the most exciting journey of a lifetime.
Seton Preschool and SASEAS School Registration
Interested in registering into our Catholic School? Please contact the SASEAS School Office, 575-0093; or the Seton Preschool Office, 575-9900 for more information.
Vocation Minute ~ View this Video ~ Pope Francis: Do you want to be a priest?
Please take a minute and offer a prayer (Our Father and Hail Mary) for vocations. Please pray that a man or woman from SEAS would accept the invitation to follow Christ as a diocesan priest or religious sister or nun. And pray for parishioner Matt Spotts who continues his formation to become a Jesuit priest.
Media Opportunities to Connect at Seton
Lenten Mission Talks - Fr. Bryce Sibley
Fr. Sibley's Sunday Homily
Monday ~ The Sin of Sloth
Tuesday ~ Three Things Each Catholic Should Know
Wednesday ~ Being Part of the Mission of the Church