There will be a Catechists Meeting on Monday, September 9th at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Rose of Lima Parish Hall.
Next weekend, February 29th & March 1st, there will be baskets located at the entrances of the churches for your donations to our monthly Fuel collection. These funds go toward paying the costs of heating all of our parish facilities. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.
Dinner Bell Community Meal
St. Rose of Lima Parish will be serving the Dinner Bell Community Meal this Tuesday, February 25th. We are in need of desserts. They may be dropped off at St. Rose kitchen on Monday, February 24th from 9:30 a.m. until noon and on Tuesday from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church kitchen. Thank you for your amazing and generous support!
Divine Mercy Holy Hour
There will not be a Divine Mercy Holy Hour this Sunday, March 22nd at 2:30 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima Church.
The Esperanza Para Honduras Mission Team has a bin behind the pews at St. Rose of Lima Church to collect your empty canning jars and plant pots for use in their future fundraisers. Thank you for your donations.
The sanctuary candle this week is for the special intention of Helene Pelletier.
There will not be any Eucharistic Adoration this Monday, December 24th.
I - Matthew Carrieri & Jeanne Steele
I - Joseph George & Alexandra De Bour
Coffee & Donuts
This Sunday morning following the 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Masses the Knights of Columbus will be offering coffee and donuts for all of you donut lovers. A free will offering would be appreciated.
The Knights of Columbus will be hosting another delicious pancake breakfast following both Masses this Sunday. Besides pancakes & French toast served with real maple syrup, the mouthwatering menu also includes sausage, scrambled eggs, juice, coffee, and tea. An opportunity for a free will offering will be available. So come on out for some delicious food and good fellowship!
Stations of the Cross
Stations of the Cross will be held this Friday, March 8th, and every Friday evening during Lent at 6:00 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima Church. Every Friday following the Stations, there will be a simple soup and bread supper available for all in the parish hall.
We recently baptized into our faith community Victoria Lynn Lescenski, daughter of Scott and Cheryl Lescenski and granddaughter of Kevin and Dorothy O’Neil. May God bless them all!
Rosary for the Unborn
Please join us in praying a special rosary for pre-born babies in danger of abortion this Wednesday, May 6th at noon at St. Rose of Lima Church. We are asking those in attendance to please abide by the social distancing recommendation of staying six feet apart. All are welcome!
“Just because something happens to be legal does not make it moral, ethical, or right. Abortion is perhaps one of the most dramatic examples of a situation where something is legal, but is very much a sin against God.”
―A. L. Barry
The Lutheran Church
President of the Missouri Synod
Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)
This Tuesday, April 7th in the St. Rose of Lima parking lot from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m., CSFP will be distributing food to NH residents sixty years and older who meet income guidelines. The types of food distributed are canned fruits, vegetables, fruit juices, and meats, cereals, rice and pasta, peanut butter, milk, and cheese. To find out if you qualify, call 1-800-942-4321.This Tuesday, April 7th in the St. Rose of Lima parking lot from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m., CSFP will be distributing food to NH residents sixty years and older who meet income guidelines. The types of food distributed are canned fruits, vegetables, fruit juices, and meats, cereals, rice and pasta, peanut butter, milk, and cheese. To find out if you qualify, call 1-800-942-4321.
Catholic Summer Camps
Camp Fatima for Boys and Camp Bernadette for Girls are still accepting registrations for their Summer 2018 Camping Programs. The camps not only offer a great chance for children to have fun, they also help them to learn new skills and grow socially, emotionally, and spiritually, creating memories which last a lifetime. The camps are open to campers ages 6 - 15. If you have questions or you are interested in coming to camp for a tour, please email Marketing Director Brendan Stackhouse at email@example.com or call the camp office at 364-5851.
North Country Ultreya will meet this Monday, January 27th from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Our Lady of the Snows Church in Franconia. Any questions, contact Rick (731-7166) or Mary Pat Simmons (731-7167) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
We announce the recent passings of Beverly Pelletier and Paul Saucier.
Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord.
The St. Rose of Lima Garden Team is in need of more members. Please consider joining the team to learn more about gardening, sharing what you might already know, or just to be part of the group that cares for the church’s plants over the growing season. Joining involves a very small commitment of time and everyone is welcome to join. If interested, please contact Evelyn Hagan at 348-1106 or by email at email@example.com.
Sr. Monique’s Address
If you'll like to keep in touch with Sr. Monique, her address is:
Sister Monique Couture, FCSCJ
55, rue de la Republique
CASA of New Hampshire (Court Appointed Special Advocates) has scheduled their next training to begin on May 8th in Berlin. Would you know of anyone who may have ten to fifteen hours per month to volunteer as a CASA advocate for the abused and neglected children located in the North Country? For more information contact Lucie Remillard at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 752-9670. Together we can help every child!
Divine Mercy Holy Hour
There will be a Divine Mercy Holy Hour on Sunday, March 22nd at 2:30 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima Church.
“To you who have been consecrated in Christ Jesus and called to be a holy people.”
Could it be that you or someone in your family is being called to consider priesthood or consecrated life? Call Fr. Matthew Mason at 663-0153 or write him at email@example.com.
Serving the towns of Littleton, Bethlehem, Franconia,
Sugar Hill, Easton, Lyman and Dalton, New Hampshire