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Saint Pius X Catholic Church

 

500 West Marquette Street ~ Appleton, Wisconsin 54911

PHONE: 920-733-0575     FAX: 920-749-8056

Rev. Thomas Farrell, Pastor ~ Rev. William Van Dynhoven, Associate Pastor

Rev.  Mr. Rick Simon, Deacon

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We, the Roman Catholic Church of St. Pius X,

are dedicated to continue the mission of Jesus Christ through the sacraments,

with the Eucharist as the source and summit of our faith, enriched by prayer, education, and service.

It is Turning into a Cold Winter!

Watch this Space for the Latest Closing Notice for the

Chapel of Divine Mercy

 

The chapel is open today.

 

Thank You for Your Devotion


Church Schedule

Lenten Schedule:

Fridays during Lent: 5:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross

                  6:00 p.m. Confession

Saturday: 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Vigil

 

Saturday Schedule Changes

Saturday, March 7, 2015 the Esto Vir Conference will be held at St Pius X

Mass Schedule: 7:00 a.m.  - There will be NO 8:00 a.m. Mass

           4:00 p.m. with Bishop Ricken

 

Saturday, March 14, 2015, the Feminine Genius Conference will be held at St. Pius

Mass Schedule: 7:00 a.m.  - There will be NO 8:00 a.m. Mass

4:00 p.m. with Bishop Ricken

 

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Mass Schedule: 7:00 a.m. - There will be NO 8:00 a.m. Mass

Sunday: 8:30 a.m. ~ 10:30 a.m. ~ 6:00 p.m.

Babysitting is available at the 10:30 a.m. Mass for ages 1-4 in the Parish Resource Center - this is a Parent Co-Op - Please check in the Parish Office for details

Monday, Tuesday & Friday: 8:00 a.m.

Wednesday:

That Man is You Mass: 7:40 a.m. - All are Welcome

  During the school year: 8:40 a.m.

    Memorial Day thru Labor Day: 8:00 a.m.

Thursday: 8:00 a.m. ~ 5:30 p.m

Confessions

Saturdays: 8:30 - 10:00 a.m.

The Rosary is said before and after Daily Mass

 

 

Help Make it the Best ParishFest Auction to Date!

 

We are in the final countdown, and ParishFest is still in need of your silent auction donations. You may bring your items the parish office for drop-off during all regular business hours. Beat the rush, and let’s make this the best year for the Silent Auction to date!

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Congratulations!!

Each year the Men’s Society awards deserving men. This year’s recipients are:

2014 Man of the Year Joe Draves

and the

2014 recipients of the Fr. Keller Award are Robert Klemp and Bill Platt

Dear Liturgical Ministers,

 

In order to accommodate you, the liturgical ministers of St. Pius X, I am continuing the practice of allowing you to use SignUpGenius.com to select the dates, times and ministries that you would like to serve at for the next three months.  By doing it this way, those of you who wish to serve more have the option to do so

 

If you choose to use the SignUpGenius.com program to serve as a liturgical minister, you might be added to the schedule on different dates and times based on the need for ministers.  However, these additions will be in keeping with your preferences (e.g. once a month, no consecutive weeks, etc.).

 

If you choose not to use SignUpGenius, the schedule will be generated as per usual.  After the schedule is generated, it will be placed on SignUpGenius.com so you will still be able to swap, delete and add dates and times as you need to.

 

In keeping with tradition, I am asking that you note any changes in your preferences for when you serve, when you want to be scheduled and when you are not available to serve.  Click to Download the form to fill out and return.

Memory Loss Potluck Dinner

 

This gathering is for all those experiencing memory loss issues and their spouse or caring partners. Spread the word and invite those you know experiencing these problems.

 

Join us Thursday, March 12, 2015 in the New Fellowship Hall, 4 - 6 p.m.

Please bring a dish to share...main dish, salad or dessert. RSVP information available in the Bulletin, or by calling the Parish Office.

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Schedule of April 1st through May 31st

 

If you would like to reserve a practice time, please email cary@carymares.com by Sunday March 22nd. Please include your team’s 2014/2015 grade level, the number of time slots you would like, and your 1st - 3rd preferred time slots.

 

Time slots will be 90 minutes long. Monday - Friday’s slots will begin at 3:30, 5:00 and 6:30 p.m. The start times for Saturday and Sunday will be determined, based on the requests received.

 

A Schedule for April 1st - May 31st will be emailed to all coaches by Friday, March 27th. .

Lenten Fish & Shrimp Dinners

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Join us for “all you can eat” fried haddock, boiled cod, or peel & eat shrimp. We will also have a salad bar, plus cheese pizza or grilled cheese sandwiches for children.

 

Where: St. Pius X Cafeteria

When: March 13th and 27th

Time: 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Cost: $12.00 for Adults, $10.00 for seniors 60 and older, $5.00 for children 6 to 12 years. FREE for children 5 years and under.

 

RAFFLE: Chance to win a $1,000 gift card! PIck from over 130 different vendors!

 

Join us March 27th in the North Narthex, where we will be showing a children’s movie starting at 6:30 p.m.

TMIY - That Man is You

6:00 a.m. - Free and open to all Men.

Purgatory - The Forgotten Church

 

Join us to uncover the truth and mysteries of these compelling questions:
 ~ Is Purgatory real? Could the afterlife require suffering? Can the living help alleviate the anguish of the dead?

 

These questions will be discussed during the choice of two DVD presentations.

Wednesday, March 4th 6:40-8:00 p.m. or Monday, March 9th, 6:30-7:50 p.m.

Feminine Genius

 

Feminine Genius 5th Annual Women’s Conference entitled Got Prayer! Featuring Fr. Mark Toupes, author of Oremus; Theresa Tomeo, author, columnist and EWTN radio; Sister Maris Stella, Sister of LIfe; and Rose Sullivan: wife, mother, and Executive Director, National Conference of Diocesan Vocation Directors. Mass to be celebrated by Bishop David Ricken at St. Pius X Church, Saturday, March 14, 2015.  To register and for more information go to www.elizabethministry.com or email femininegenius777@gmail.com.

Lenten Opportunity

 

Fr. Mark Toups - Oremus (“Let us Pray”) DVD presentations after the 10:30 a.m. Mass in the North Narthex from February 15 - March 22. Enjoy your coffee and donuts while learning some basic prayer applications. Bring your family. There will be a special Young Adult session after the 6:00 p.m. Sunday Mass in the Youth Room.

 

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Battle Ready Rally

 

Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 7:00 p.m.  at St. Pius X Church

 

Doug Barry, devoted husband and father of five, founder of RADIX and co-host of EWTN’s “Life on the Rock,” has been spreading and defending the Catholic faith for over two decades throughout the U.S. and internationally.

 

Join us for this powerful event that will strengthen and encourage you to be more aware of, prepare for, and engage in the spiritual fight.

 

This event is for men, women and children ages 7 and older.

 

www.battlereadystrong.com

 

Did you miss the March 17th event, or wish to see it again? Click on the link to learn the location, dates and times where other Rally’s are being held.

Parish Office Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

Phone Number: 920-733-0575

 

This Weeks Bulletin

Join us here at St. Pius X

 

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Visit the Bishop’s Appeal page for more information, and watch this space for a thermometer and watch the contribution level climb. Click on the image to view the Bishop’s Appeal video produced by the Catholic Foundation.

Bishop’s Appeal Update


Target:
$98,875

Pledged: $68315

Percent of Goal: 69%

Liturgical Ministers, do you need to make a schedule change? Please visit SignUpGenius.com.

Altar Server Trainer Needed!!

 

A volunteer is needed to help to train our Altar Servers. This position would involve initial training of new altar servers and follow up with additional training as needed. The requirements are a loving attitude,  and a keen eye for watching the new and more experienced servers at Mass. Further, this position would require working with Father Tom and Father William to see that the training meets their standards. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Carol Ferree in the church office at 733-0575, or at spxvolunteer@gmail.com.

Kwik Trip Gas Cards

 

Join the Kwik Trip Challenge!!!

For every $100 you buy, you get one chance to be put in a raffle for a $50 Kwik Trip card.

This is a weekly drawing.

Buying Scrip Can Benefit Our Parish!

 

 The Scrip program, a program where you purchase gift cards which are redeemable at local and chain retail stores - such as Kohl’s, Target, Subway, Festival Foods, St. Patrick’s Book Store, and the list goes on. The complete list is available here!

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St. Pius X Charitable Foundation, Inc.

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  Remember...your Parish Family...

    now and forever...

 

NOW

through your parish...

FOREVER

                 through your foundation

 

To learn more, visit the Charitable Foundation page

Two Hearts Devotion

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A program for Dioceses and Parishes for the renewal of the Church and His people, and for the restoration of the family. Click on the image to be taken to our step by step guide to Consecration.

2015 Compass Link

Or click on the image to be taken directly to

The Compass in the Bulletin website.

2015 Passion Play

March 26, 27, 28, 19 at 7:00 p.m.

March 28 Matinee at 1:00 p.m.

 

For ticket information: www.xaviertheatre.com

or by calling 920-733-8840

Prayer For Those Who Suffer from Addiction

 

Come join us for an hour of prayer for those who suffer from addictions. This will be held on Thursday evenings after the 5:30 p.m. Mass in the Chapel, 6:00-7:00 p.m. The Rosary and prayers in honor of the Precious Blood of Jesus will begin at 6:15 p.m. At 7:00 p.m., a prayer team will be available for private prayer with anyone interested.

Pray for Healing

 

Are you or your loved ones in need of physical, emotional, or spiritual healing? Prayer can help. Every Sunday, Healing Prayer Ministry Teams are available after the 8:30 Mass in the Parish Resource Center, to pray with people. IF you are unable to make it on Sunday, you may also make an appointment for another time.

Please call the parish office at 733-0575 for contact information

We invite you to spend some time here, learning about our faith and to obtain news about our parish.

 

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This site was last updated: March 5, 2015

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