PRAISE GOD!

As you browse our website, hopefully you discover new things about the parish and if you are new or haven't been involved you will realize how delighted we would be if you would join us for Worship. We strive to be a warm, prayerful and loving community of faith. We are here for you.

May you Live the Gospel, Laugh a lot, and Love always.

Fr. Bill McGeown, Pastor

 

NEWS AND EVENTS

Fabulous 55 Plus Seniors

Next Meeting—Friday, March 27th 1 PM in the church hall.


World Meeting of Families

World Meeting of Families is coming to Philadelphia in September 2015!
Introduction to the World Meeting of Families Catechism talk Sunday, March 29th 10—11 AM St. John Bosco Parish Center, Drexel Hall, 215 E. County Line Rd., Hatboro PA. A presentation on the themes of the WMOF Catechism and what to expect at the WMOF event.


News from the Pews

Active Military Parishioners
We are highlighting active military members in “News from the Pews”. If a member of your immediate family is currently serving in the military, either home or abroad, please contact Glen Michaels at 215-396- 0475 or lionphan@verizon.net. Please include: Name, rank, branch of military service, home base, and where they are serving.
Wedding Anniversaries
We want to recognize parishioners who are celebrating their wedding anniversary in the June issue of “News from the Pews” Please contact Glen Michaels at 215-396-0475 or lionphan@verizon.net Include: wedding date, place of marriage, a photo and any details you might want to share.
We hope you have read our March issue which is online now.


Expectant and New Parents

Are you preparing for or have you recently been blessed with a new bundle of joy? Then its time to call the rectory and begin plans for the celebration of Baptism. Call and register this week, then schedule the baptism interview. Classes for first time parents and those who have not attended in recent years are scheduled as follows: Tuesday, April 14th from 7 PM to 9 PM. Saturday, June 13th from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM. There will be no classes in July and August.


Lenten Devotions

Stations of the Cross: Wednesday April 1st at 7:00 PM in the Church.

Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturdays:
 4:00 to 4:30 PM
Tuesday, March 31st: 7:30 PM
Reconciliation Day: Saturday, March 28th from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM.  Extra confessors will be available.
Note: No Confessions on Holy Saturday, April 4th.

Holy Week
March 29th:
Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion.  Regular Mass schedule.
March 29th and 30th: Passion Play presented by 8th grade students of St. Katharine Drexel Regional School at 7:30 PM at St. Bede Parish Center.
March 31st: Confessions at 7:30 PM.
April 2nd: Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord's Supper at 7:30 PM in the Church.  Night prayer following Mass in the Rectory Meeting Room.  Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Parish Food Pantry. Repository will be open in the Rectory Meeting Room until 10:00 PM.
April 3rd: Good Friday morning prayer in Church at 10:00 AM.  Teen CYO Presentation of Living Stations at Noon.  Solemn Celebration of the Lord's Passion with Veneration of the Cross at 3:00 PM.
April 4th: Holy Saturday morning prayer in Church with Blessing of Easter Baskets at 10:00 AM.  Easter Vigil at 7:30 PM. 
No Confessions on Holy Saturday.

April 5th: Easter Sunday Masses at 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM and 12 Noon.