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FRATERNITY MEETING:  Thursday, July 8, 2004
    
Candidates meet in Church Hall for Formation at 7 PM

 

Professed members meet in the CHURCH HALL AT 7:30 PM
Continuing Formation will be followed by Mass at 8 PM.

 

                   SWEET REMINDERS: Marie & Joe Sortino and Ramona Torres

 

                                   HEALTH AND WELFARE: Maria Amato; Annarumma family; Karen Ferrari and family;

                                   Marion  Hartmann; Diane Menditto; Connie Ricci; Josie Tauriello; Rosa Morales; Julio Magnifico;

                                   Mary Berrillo and the Licameli family, Fr. Paschal.

              

              Special intentions: Frank Cavallo, Diane Menditto, Marie Sortino, & Tumminia Fam.

 

                                  Family Members: Nicolo Amato; Henry Ferrari; Ed McManus, Chris Terrafranca, Piedad Pazmino, 

                                  and Candida Cotto; Josefa DeJesús; Gladys Mitchell; Terry Gavin. George Loughran,

                                  Madeline Wojcicki, Christopher Wojcicki, & Elsie Cavallo.

                         

                          TREASURER’S REPORT

$263.92    Balance Forward

+ 27.00    Income

 290.92     Closing Balance

 

Food Pantry

$ 227.00    Balance Forward

  +15.00

$ 242.00    Closing Balance

 

 

PER CAPITA IS NOW $18 FOR PROFESSED MEMBERS.  IT WOULD BE APPRECIATED IF THOSE WHO ARE ABLE WOULD

GIVE $20 TO DEFRAY EXPENSES FOR THOSE WHO HAVE DIFFICULTY PAYING.

 

 STATUE OF OUR LADY:  July—Marguerite Cox; August—Anna Licamelli; September—Harry Henky;

 October Natale Tumminia; November—Trudy Gassenheimer; December—Ramona Torres.

 

CORRESPONDENCE FROM:  Joanne Hernandez—for prayers; Birthrite—for additional donations; Fr. Sylvester—for remembering his Golden Jubilee; St. Francis School Graduates—for graduation award.

                                 

BIRTHDAYS:  August 7th: Anna Licamelli; 20th Pat Franz

                                 **IF YOU ARE A NEW MEMBER, PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR BIRTH DAY TO DIANE THIS MONTH!**

 

Apostolate of Prayer:

Please pray for those on the Prayer List and for their intentions. You may submit intentions at any time

to Diane Menditto by phone or by e-mail.

 

Mark Your Calendar!

·         Region Picnic: Saturday, August 21, Franciscan Sisters of Ringwood—11 AM to 5 PM

                              Bring your bathing suit and towel, lawn chair and your lunch. All fraternity members and their

                              families are welcome. Cost: $5.00 per adult.

·         SUMMER (July and August) MASS SCHEDULE AT ST. FRANCIS: Saturdays: 5:30 PM English, 7 PM Spanish;

                                            Sundays: 8 & 10:30 AM in English; 12:30 PM Spanish; 6 PM Italian.

·         Annual Brunch: Sunday, September 26th

·         Fraternity day of Recollection is being planned for Saturday, October 2.

 

SFO RULE: Chapter Two: (The Way Of Life) Article #9

The Virgin Mary, humble servant of the Lord, was open to His every word and call. She was embraced by Francis with indescribable love and declared the protectress and advocate of his family. The Secular Franciscans should express their ardent love for her by imitating her complete self-giving and by praying earnestly and confidently.

READ ABOUT FRANCIS AND MARY:

Franciscan Crown Rosary

The Marian Dedication of St. Francis of Assisi