Please join us in LeGras Parish Center Large Conference Room on Wednesday evenings, October 18 through November 15, 2017, 6:30pm – 9:00pm. Plus a special day of reflection on Saturday, November 11, 2017!
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The Sacrament of Confirmation for incoming 9th graders will be with Bishop Winter on Saturday, October 21, 2017.
We will celebrate Confirmation twice that day, at 10:00am and 1:30pm. The candidates will be divided alphabetically, last names A-L (10:00am) and M-Z (1:30pm).
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Mass of Remembrance
Thursday, November 2 at 7:00pm in the Church. This is a Mass for families who have lost loved ones from November 1, 2016 – October 31, 2017. Names of loved ones will be read and a candle will be given to one family member. A small reception will take place in the Bishop Leonard Room following the Mass. Please register via this form by Monday, October 23.
The Catholic Truth about Angels, Demons, Ghosts and Hauntings
Please join us for a fascinating talk on what the Church really teaches about angels, demons, ghosts, exorcisms, and hauntings on Friday, October 27 at 7:00pm in LeGras Parish Center, Lower Level.
In this presentation Dave VanVickle will draw from his extensive experience assisting priests in their ministries of exorcism and deliverance and from his study of Church teaching. Dave clears up the many misunderstandings surrounding this topic during this thorough and dynamic presentation on the world of evil and the unfathomable power of the mercy of God flowing through his priests. After the talk there will be time for questions. You will not want to miss this!
Donations will be taken at the door. Stay for refreshments and fellowship after the talk. This talk is open to anyone ages 12-100! Questions? Please contact Rebecca Pettigrew, email@example.com
Feed Your Marriage Date Night
Friday, November 3rd in Lower LeGras Hall. Doors open at 5:45 for Appetizers and Spoonwood Beer Tasting. Speaker from 7:00pm-7:45pm, Dinner and Dessert follow.
Event Cost: $45.00/couple or $25.00/single
Matthew Leonard is an internationally known speaker, author, podcaster, filmmaker, and Vice President of the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology (founded by Dr. Scott Hahn). He will be speaking on the topic of “Spiritual GPS – Three Stages of the Interior Life”
A convert to Catholicism and former missionary to Latin America, Matthew is a frequent guest on radio and television programs across the country appearing on SiriusXM, EWTN, CBS, and the Magnificat. He hosts a podcast on iTunes titled “The Art of Catholic.” Matthew is the Executive Producer and host of the best-selling Bible and the Virgin Mary and Bible and the Sacraments video series and is a featured speaker by Lighthouse Catholic Media. He also holds a Masters in Theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville. In addition to numerous articles, he is the author of two books, Louder Than Words: The Art of Living as a Catholic and Prayer Works! Getting A Grip On Catholic Spirituality.
Grief Support Group
A support group for those who have lost a loved one to the disease of addiction is now available. The group meets every first and third Monday of the month. It is held at Saint Louise in the LeGras Conference Room starting at 7:00pm. The group is facilitated by a certified counselor, Adrian Miller, MSCP, NCC. This opportunity provides those who have lost a loved one a safe place to share and listen to others who are experiencing this as well. If you have questions or would like more information please contact Adrian at 412-609-4437.
This grief support group is sponsored by the Substance Addiction Ministry (SAM) of the Pittsburgh Diocese. It is open to all persons regardless of their faith or religion.
Healing and Deliverance Prayers
Looking for peace? Want to grow spiritually? Join us each week at Saint Louise for 6:30-7:30pm Confessions, 7:30pm Novena Devotions in honor of our Lady of the Miraculous Medal followed by healing prayers and prayers for deliverance and Benediction of the Most Blessed Sacrament. For additional information please visit the Tuesday Marian Devotions Page.
Divine Mercy Ministry
The Divine Mercy Ministry is now available to go to the bedside of the sick and dying and pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet. At the request of the family, 2 or 3 members of The Divine Mercy Ministry will come to the bedside of the sick or dying. We will come to your home, hospice or nursing home. In addition, there will also be a group of people who will pray the Chaplet at home or from where they are for the soul, for the family and for those praying at the bedside. To arrange for The Divine Mercy Ministry to come to the bedside of your loved one, call the parish office at 412 833- 1010. Click here to learn more about this ministry.
Please join us this Tuesday evening in church at 6:30pm to pray the Rosary before the Blessed Sacrament. Come to place your personal needs and those of our community and Church before the Lord, through the intercession of the Blessed Mother.
Liturgy of the Hours
Liturgy of the Hours is the official prayer of the Church and radiates from the daily sacrifice of the Eucharist to sanctify all hours of work and prayer. We gather in church at 8:30am before the Tuesday 9:00am Mass, and on Wednesday after the 9:00am Mass. Easy to follow booklets are provided. Consider joining us in prayer this week!
“I will pray to you, O Lord, you will hear my voice in the morning; I will stand before you in the morning and gaze on you” (Ps 5:45).