March 13, 2022

Second Sunday of Lent

Stations of the Cross will be at 6:00 PM on Friday during Lent.

Second Collection schedule: March 20th to benefit the Academy. Thank you for your generosity.

Bookstore Sale: Select Lenten titles are now 20% off.

Ladies Auxiliary Meeting: All women of the parish are invited to a meeting on Tuesday, March 15th at 7:00 PM in Boyle Hall. Fr. Pons will continue his talks on Womanhood, we will discuss upcoming parish events, then will end with a social hour. Please bring a snack, dessert, or drink to share.

Militia Immaculatae Engagements will take place on Friday, March 25th, the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Preparation should begin now; materials can be found on the MI table in the vestibule.

Baseball Game: Come cheer on the Cavaliers at a home game on Tuesday, March 15th at 6:30 PM.

Mother’s Holy Hour: All mothers of the parish are invited to join us every third Friday of the month as we pray for priests, our husbands and our children. Fr. Pons will lead the Holy Hour this coming Friday, March 18th from 10:00-11:00 AM in the church. If you have any questions, please contact Megan Henry at 859-533-9535. Thank you!

Feast of St. Joseph, Saturday, March 19th: The 8:30 AM Mass will be a Sung Mass, and we will have Vespers at 6:00 PM.

Academy Auction: This year’s silent auction is this Sunday, March 20th on the church grounds from 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM. We invite you to come socialize with fellow parishioners, bid on some fabulous items, enjoy light refreshments, and support our parish school.

Academy Enrollment:  New families are invited to enroll now for the 2022-2023 academic year. Please visit the school website (https://ourladyofsorrows-academy.com) or contact the Academy office at 602-305-7183 for more information. Returning school families are asked to re-enroll for the 2022-2023 academic year using the FACTS family portal. All families who re-enroll by March 31st will receive a $50 tuition credit.

Easter Duty Reminder:  All baptized Catholics of age are obliged to receive Holy Communion worthily at least once during Easter time, which runs from the First Sunday of Lent to Trinity Sunday.

40 Days for Life Lenten campaign is March 2 – April 10, 2022. Come protect mothers and children by praying and fasting for an end to abortion! Parish vigils will be held Saturdays 10:00 – 11:00 AM at     1331 N. 7th Street, Phoenix. Sign up for an hour or more: https://40daysforlife.com/phoenix. Parish contact: Alan Aversa ([email protected]).