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Adult Education Series

Posted on January 15, 2021 in: General News

Adult Education Series
What We Believe - The Creed: An Adult Education Series Week 1 - Trinity: The communion of persons Week 2 - The Incarnation and Mary Week 3 - The Paschal Mystery: Jesus' saving suffering, death, resurrection and ascension. Week 4 - The Four Marks of the Church: One, Holy, Catholic, Apostolic WHEN - Monday nights starting Januay 25, February 1, February 8, February 15.    WHERE - on Zoom (in your pj's or a tuxedo) WHAT TIME - 7pm  Led by Brian Haas for all Catholics who want to know more.  Register with the Of...

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300 Club

Posted on January 14, 2021 in: St Boniface Activities

300 Club
The St Boniface Activities Association is selling 300 club tickets. There will be someone in the rear of the church after mass this weekend selling tickets. If you would like a ticket but are not coming to mass, please call Deb at 570-220-2303. See the sample below on the payouts. Our first drawing will occur on February 14th.

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity January 18 - January 25, 2021 Ecumenical Prayer Service with Diocese of Scranton will begin at 12:10 pm. It will be broadcast on Catholic TV channel as well as be available from the Diocese of Scranton website, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Instagram platforms. Rev. Russell McDougall, rector of the Holy Cross Community at King’s College and former rector of the Tantur Ecumenical Institute in Jerusalem will serve as homilist.

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2021 National Prayer Vigil for Life
On Friday, January 22, 2021, the 48th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion, Most Reverend Bishop Joseph C. Bambera will celebrate a Mass at 12:10 p.m. in Saint Peter’s Cathedral in observance of the Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children.  The Mass will be broadcast live on Catholic Television of the Diocese of Scranton and on other diocesan social media outlets. www.dioceseofscranton.org

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Father Bill's Pastor's Corner

Posted on January 11, 2021 in: Pastor's Corner

Father Bill's Pastor's Corner
January 10 - The vast majority of the US is believers. They accept that a Divine Power exists, created us and oversees basics of life. BUT that doesn't mean that they are Christian. After the ceremony of Baptism that our parents initiated, what did we do? If we didn't receive the Sacraments especially the Body & Blood of Jesus, who are we kidding? If we didn't serve and give to the forgotten in society, who are we trying to fool... the one who sees everything? Our baptism is the start, not the finish.

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Father Bill's Pastor's Corner

Posted on January 03, 2021 in: Pastor's Corner

Father Bill's Pastor's Corner
January 3 - We did it! Survived 2020 with some scars but nevertheless made it. Now let's endeavor to make 2021 truly a New Year. Much of the power is in our hands. It can be more gentle based on how we treat each other. Are our words and thoughts those of healers? Do they mirror Jesus or a political agenda? Do we walk away from gossip? Do we distance ourselves from social media which is often inaccurate? "Blessed are the peacemakers..."

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Prayer Requests

Posted on January 01, 2021 in: General News

Prayer Requests
Do not let your hearts be troubled. Have faith in God and faith in me. (Jn. 14:1) Donald E Fischer, Gregg E Fischer, Rick Livermore, Deb Noviello, Kathy Richardson, Caleb Leone, Carol Bower, Christina Falck-Armstrong, Dorothy Kriesher, Sr. Rita Naughton, Judith & Eugene Waldman, Harold Shollenberger, Emily McDonald, Marge Connors, Canavan Family, Hapeman Family, Charlene Efird, Kurt Hetrick, Larry Sauers, Kay McGonnell, Don & Sandee Jacopetti, Ray Hoffman, Adina Caschera, Debbie Johnson-Roig, Shirley Smith, Leonard Eck,  Maureen Struncis, Steve Zillow, Bromw...

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