April 9, 2023

Easter Sunday

Happy and Blessed Easter to all Parishioners from the Priests and Brothers. Thank you for all your gifts and prayers.

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.

Priests’ Retreat starts tomorrow. Please keep silence on the retreat grounds this week. Please keep the priests in your prayers.

Second Collection schedule: April 16th for the Consoling Sisters Foundation. A special collection for vocations will be taken on Good Shepherd Sunday, April 23rd. Thank you for your generosity.

Ladies Garden Party: The Ladies Auxiliary will host a Garden Party on Saturday, April 22, 2023 from 9:30 - 11:30 AM. Women and girls of all ages are welcome to attend. Come join the ladies of the parish for brunch, games, and great conversation! If you have any questions, please call/text Molly Forsythe 405-952-4001. 

Confirmations: Bishop Tissier de Mallerais will administer Confirmation here at Our Lady of Sorrows on Friday, May 19, 2023. The ceremony will be in the evening. Specific details will be provided in the coming months. Any adult needing to be confirmed should contact Fr. Pons as soon as possible.

Church Cleaning Volunteers Needed: We are in need of additional church cleaners for several small, easy cleaning tasks. Please see the information on the bulletin board in the vestibule for the jobs that needed to be filled and sign up if you are able to help. Thank you for your time!

The First Banns of Marriage are announced for Mr. Dominic Carey of Walton, KY and Miss Elizabeth Mioni of Walton, KY, formerly of Our Lady of Sorrows, who plan to be married on April 29, 2023. Any persons knowing of any impediment to this union are obliged in conscience to notify the pastor as soon as possible.

Lost and Found:  Items left in the church are placed on the table in the vestibule, then moved to the lost and found bin in Boyle Hall before being donated. Rosaries are kept in the usher room – please ask an usher to look through the bag of lost rosaries to claim yours. All valuable items (jewelry, wallets, etc.) are kept in the church office. Please call 602-268-7673 ext. 1 or stop by the office for these.