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St Anthony Parish 317 West 7th Street OFFICE 628-7182

P.O . Box 955,

Laurel, Montana 59044-0955 Parish Center 628-7484

Summer Bulletin: Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time , August 12, 2012 WELCOME TO ST. ANTHONY PARISH : We welcome all visitors to worship with us today. We’re blessed to have you with us at this celebration of Holy Mass. Please take time to introduce yourself to those around you so that we can become acquainted. We hope you can become part of our parish family. To do so, please phone the Parish Office 628-7182, or speak with Father Tom after Mass. Weekend Masses: Saturday -5:30 pm , and Sunday - 8:45 a.m.; Daily Masses 9:00 AM Tuesday-Friday Reconciliation: Every Sat. at 4:00 pm in the Church. Pastor: Fr. Tom Harney St. Anthony Staff: Executive Director of Education: Barb Hoppel; Admin. Coordinator: Paula Story Custodians: Renee Studiner, Rita Baeten; Grounds: Mike Longbottom Pastoral Council: Scott Olson, Bill Baeten, Ed Steffans, Mary Kay Fox, Jay Craig, Gail Thomas. Finance Council: Rodney Halvorson, Jim Schug, Marti Sorkness Volunteer Coordinators: Co-directors of Maintenance: Ed Steffans, Randy Sorkness Music: Mary Schrader, Diane McCoy; Eucharistic Ministers: Ann Walsh ; PCCW: May Magnus— Adoration: Janet Mogan Ultreya: Linda Boyer ; RCIA: Jake McCoy ; Altar Servers: Lyndia Greenwalt ; Environment : Sue Greer: Knights of Columbus: Bob Lanaghan


8:45 am —

For the intentions of all our parishioners and their families.


9:00 am —

Gathering at St Anthony Church to pray the Holy Office all welcome!


9:00 a.m.—

Gathering at St Anthony Church to pray the Holy Office all welcome!

Wednesday 7:00 pm —

Holy Mass of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Intention of the celebrant.


9:00 am —

Gathering at St Anthony Church to pray the Holy Office all welcome!


9:00 am—

Gathering at St Anthony Church to pray the Holy Office all welcome!


5:30 pm —

For the intention of the Celebrant.

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Holy Mass, Wednesday, August 15th St Anthony Church at 7:00 P.M. Celebrant, Father John Houlihan Or Mass for the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. St. Patrick will celebrate three Masses: Tuesday, August 14, Vigil Mass at 6:00pm , Wednesday, August 15, Masses at 6:30am and 12:10pm . The Mass for Vocations will be combined with the Vigil Mass on Tuesday.

Calling All Catechists— GOD NEEDS YOU! So you think you have nothing to give? Oh my, think again. Our Director of Education, Barb Hoppel is on the look out for Catechists and helpers for kindergarten –12th grade. In this crazy world, we need people who are willing and ready to share their love of God and active faith with our youth. Be part of L God’s gift to these kids. Your energy and enthusiasm can make such a difference in a young life. The program is in place, materials and theme, everything is A mapped out for you. We are in serious need of your help for the 6-9th graders E P especially. This is a super opportunity, why not grab your spouse, your Catholic E S friends, your older kids and volunteer today. Youcan change the world! K-6 after school on Wednesdays and in the evening for the other classes at 7 pm. Barb 628-7484


It’s time again for Father Tom’s visit home to Ireland: July 29th until August 25th. We wish him God’s blessings for a safe and a wonderful trip, lots of his favorite Gaelic sports and a good rest! We are also most grateful and welcome Father John Houlihan who will take over while he is gone. For funerals phone Father John at: 534-2856 : For emergencies only use his cell at: 855-7181. Community Hope !

From the Knights to 2012 HIGH

School is fast approaching and the sales for school supplies have started. Community Hope is hoping that you can help them fill the need for basic school items K-12 for those who have nothing extra to spare.


Notebooks, and paper both college and wide ruled, pens, rulers, compasses, crayons, markers colored pencils, index cards, pencils, scissors, highlighters, binders, and folders. Also if you have an old palm adding machine that still is in super condition they can be of great use. You can leave all your buys in our Community Hope bin at the Church entrance.

Group Contacts Book Study Group Wednesdays 9:30 in parish center. Sherry Gieser 633-2775 or Eucharistic Min. Ann Walsh -860-8498; Lectors: Lorraine Kilwien 628-4859; Altar Servers: Lyndia Greenwalt (628-4712) Environment committee chair: Sue Greer 633-2735 Knights of Columbus: meet the 3rd Monday of the month at 7:00 pm— parish center. Grand Knight Bob Lanaghan (861-1857). Council of Catholic Women meet on the 2nd Monday of the month parish center. Chair May Magnus until fall. Ultreya meets on the 1st Monday of each month at 7:00 pm in the parish center. Linda Boyer 628-4753. Pastoral Council meets the fourth Thursday of each month in the parish center with 3 summer sessions off. Bill Baeten Chair: 545-0821. Coffee & Doughnuts served 1st & 3rd Sunday after the 8:45 Mass. Hostessed by the PCCW RCIA : Jake McCoy 855-0977, or Father Tom at (628-7182). First Friday (24 hour) Adoration : Janet Mogan (6286985). Music :Mary Shrader 633-2889; Diane McCoy 628– 8565 Flowers bed & planting: Lorene Schardt 628-6939, and Gail Thomas 628-2210 … Bulletin notices: For the summer leave on machine at 628-7182 or

“We are asking for applications from those Seniors who graduated last month. The KC’s be sponsoring two $500 Scholarships in the name of Stanley Rubel ! Knight, Benefactor, and St. Anthony Parishioner of fond memory. Applications should be given to Jason Hill by the August 15, 2012. For more information phone Jason at: 628-6075

Kateri Tekakwitha Pilgrimage


Oct. 21, 2012, a young holy woman Kateri Tekakwitha (Mohawk- Algonquin) will be canonized in Rome. A delegation from the Diocese including Bishop Warfel will attend. You’re invited to join us for this long awaited celebration as part of the Official Canonization Pilgrimage. /Annual canonization .

weekend will be held on October 5-7, 2012, at the Ursuline Centre in Great Falls, Montana. Thank you. Call 1-800-470-2230 or 406761-4830 or email: Retrouvaille is NOT just for marriages in distress or for those considering divorce. Perhaps you would like to rekindle the love or communicate better in your marriage. website:

Just Faith Study to Begin this Fall Encounter your Catholic faith in a way that challenges each of us and how we live in today’s world by joining us in a new justice formation process called Just Faith. For thirty weeks you will journey with other seekers using books, videos, conversation and encounters with those who live at the margins of society. Just Faith begins in September. Contact Martha at 252-6484 or for info.

STEP II WEEKEND PLANNED The Co-Ed Weekend will be Sept. 6th- 9th, 2012. Attend a Step ll weekend experience for post Cum Christo folks: Unlike the Cum Christo, this retreat is for both men and women and can be attended as often as desired. It’s intent is to strengthen the faith of the participant, as well as support, nurture and renew a desire to work as laity in the Catholic Church. The weekend will be held at St. Anthony’s Parish Hall in Laurel. Applications are available at the church entrance, or Ultreyas Applications can be sent to: Big Sky Cum Christo, P.O. Box 94, Billings, MT 59103.

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Elliott Eaton Original art pieces by master watercolor & oil artist — Elliott Eaton. For a private viewing,

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Summer bulletin August 12, 2012  

St Anthony Parish Laurel, Montana bulletin.