Join us for this unique opportunity to take some time out of our hectic Holiday Preparation to spend time reflecting on the gift of the Christmas Celebration. Fr. Steve will lead us in a night of fun, faith, and fulfillment. We will enjoy some wine, cheese, & cider, so reservations will be requested as we get closer. This evening of reflection will be held in the Gathering Center.
Several visiting priests will join us to offer the Sacrament of Confession
Spanish Mass in Church followed by a reception in Gathering Center.
Saturday, December 12 (4-7:00 PM)
Sunday, December 13 (After all Masses)
The Cookie Walk is a long standing tradition at Saint Aloysius. School families and parishioners are able to purchase home made goods by the pound. Proceeds fund events for our students, families and staff. All money raised is 100% profit for our school community.
If you would like to bake for this fun event please keep in mind that drop off for baked goods will be on Friday Dec. 11th and Saturday, Dec 12th.
We've already seen the decorations in the stores. The season is upon us. We'll make our lists and check them twice...the cards, the decorating, the shopping, the baking, the wrapping, the packing, the merry making.
But how does the birth of the Christ Child fit into all this? - Come prepare your hearts for Jesus' birth.
Talk with take place in the Gathering Center. Please RSVP to the Parish Office at 610-326-5877.
Star of winder, Star of night...Star with Royal beauty bright...Westward leading, Still proceeding..Guide us to thy perfect light.
Join us for the 5th Annual Saint Aloysius Family Christmas Mass & Celebration. We will begin with the Vigil Mass in Church at 5:00 PM. Following Mass, our Youth Group will lead us outside to the Live Nativity scene for a blessing and then a special visitor will help lead us into the Gathering Center for the blessing and lighting of the Tree. This year, a pizza dinner will be served with beverages and cookies following the festivities. Please call the Parish Office at 610-326-5877 if you plan on attending so we can get an approximate count for pizza. A free will offering will be taken up to cover the cost of the dinner.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
Saturday, December 5th, 2015
9:00am – 12:00 pm
**Last Seating at 11:00am**
Saint Aloysius Church, Begley Hall
Breakfast Selection Includes:
Pancakes, Sausage, Hash browns, and Fruit Cocktail
Coffee, Tea, Milk and Juice
Children 2 and Younger: FREE
Children 3-16: $5.00
16 and Older: $7.00
Create fond family memories!
Enjoy breakfast with Santa.
While Santa will be there, any picture taking must be done by family members. Please bring a camera, phone, etc. to use.
Please send payment into school
c/o Marianne Spohn.
Your payment is your reservation.
Your name will be on a reservation list at the door.
If you could see God's face every day of your life, would you want to?
If you could hear God's voice speak to your heart every minute, would you listen?
If you could experience God's Kingdom today, would you enter in?
If "YES" then this seminar is for you!!
Register by visiting: www.single-hearted.com
A portion of the proceeds will go to help the Hope Rescue Mission in Reading, PA
SEMINAR DATES: Wednesdays 12/2, 12/9, 12/16 & 12/30.
Join us for our Youth Group trip to Steubenville 2015: "Limitless"! Contact Mr. Matt Poole for more information.
www.GiveAPint.org SPONSOR CODE 3034
$20 Per Person
Doors Open at 6:00 PM/1st Game Begins at 7:00 PM
Visit saintaloysius.net/basketbingo for more details
Join us on Friday, May 8th at 7:00 Pm in Church for the "Mary Ann Renninger Memorial Concert" given by her son, Father Michael Renninger. For tickets, please contact the Parish Office.
Tee Time 1:00 PM; Dinner 5:00 PM
Hickory Valley Golf Club; Gilbertsville, PA
Please join us for a fun day of golf and dinner in support of our parish school! Contact the Parish Office for more information 610-326-5877.
Everyone is invited to attend the Saint Aloysius Mass of Thanksgiving for all First Responders on Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 5:00PM and reception following. Please RSVP by Tuesday, April 14 by calling the Parish Office at 610-326-5877. We honor the bravery, dedication and selflessness displayed everyday by Police Officers, Firefighters, EMS and other First Responders who work tirelessly to save lives and to keep us safe at the risk of their own
St. Aloysius Parish proudly presents "Godspell" (2012 Revised Version) on Good Friday, April 3, 2015 at 7:00 PM in Begley Hall. Audition Information for both the cast and band will be announced soon. In addition, we will parishioners to help on production crew who possess carpentry and/or technical skills. Please contact Fr. Steve Paolino at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions you may have.
Mass at 5:00 PM with a dinner reception in the Gathering Center. Please contact the Parish Office at 610-326-5877 for more information on how to register for the Mass and the dinner reception in the Gathering Center.
Attention all 7th through 12th Grade students: we will have a meeting and Holy Hour on Monday, August 18th at 7:00 PM to discuss the new Youth Ministry Program at St. Aloysius. Mr. Matthew Poole, our Parish Director of Faith Formation, will be present at the meeting to speak to us about the plans we have for this new ministry program. At this meeting, we will have signups for you to become involved in the Sunday Evening Mass at 5:00 PM (which begins in September) in various ministries such as: Altar Servers, Lectors, Ushers, Sacristans, and Singers and Musicians for our Teen Music Ministry Group. We will have light snacks available following the meeting.
If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Poole at the Parish Office at Ext. 434 or Fr. Steve at Ext. 433.
In the past few months, a radical Islamist group known as ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) has overtaken, through a fast-moving military operation, large parts of northern and central Iraq , including Iraq’s second-largest city, Mosul, and also eastern Syria. As part of their campaign, they have executed Christians in the region.
It is our solemn duty as Catholics to pray with fervent minds and hearts for our persecuted brothers and sisters in Christ (Acts 12:5). Therefore, we will hold a Holy Hour for Persecuted Christians in Iraq on Thurs. August 14th following the 5 pm Vigil Mass for the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Masses will be celebrated:
Thursday, August 14th - 5:00 PM
Friday, August 15th - 6:30 AM, 8:30 AM, 12:00 PM, 7:00 PM
Please remember that this is a Holy Day of Obligation!
Tee up for Catholic education! Our 9th Annual Golf Outing will take place at the challenging & scenic Hickory Valley Course with a scramble style game. Don't golf? Join us for the clam bake and auction to follow!