St. Francis School News – October 19, 2018

4 WAY STOP AT 17TH AND COLLEGE: PLEASE BE AWARE OF THIS INTERSECTION CHANGE Morning drop off protocol has not changed. 8th Grade Crusader boys basketball practice/tryouts will be held at Quincy Notre Dame High School on October 21-22-23 from 5:00-7:00 pm each night. Thanks, Coach Orne. SICK / ABSENT CHILD: If your child is sick or will not be in school for any reason, please notify the … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – October 12, 2018

4 WAY STOP AT 17TH AND COLLEGE: PLEASE BE AWARE OF THIS INTERSECTION CHANGE AFTER CARE SCHEDULE: Tuesday, Oct. 16th After Care students will need to be picked up no later than 4:15 p.m. that evening. We apologize for any inconvenience.  Thank you for your understanding. Pet Blessing- On Thursday, October 4th, we were thrilled to have several students and their pets participate in a very special … [Read more...]

“The Mass” Study – Beginning Advent 2018

For ADVENT 2018 and LENT 2019 it is good for us to continue our adult formation by studying THE MASS using Bishop Barron’s video series.  The Mass brings us out of the sinful world and into the heavenly kingdom.  The Mass is a call from God and a response from us his people, the Church and most importantly, how we are intimately joined with the Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity of Jesus through the … [Read more...]

Memorial Mass for the Deceased – November 8th – 7pm

The annual Memorial Mass for our Deceased will be held on Thursday, November 8 at 7:00 p.m.  Included in the memorial services are those who have died between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018.  You may bring a framed picture of your loved one to the Parish Office for the Memorial Table.  Please identify your picture by putting your name on the back of the frame.  A light reception will … [Read more...]

Anointing of the Sick Mass – October 13 – 8 a.m.

There will be an Anointing Mass held next Saturday, October 13, at 8:00 a.m. at St. Francis Solanus Church.  The anointing of the sick is administered to bring spiritual and even physical strength during an illness, especially near the time of death.  A sacrament is an outward sign established by Jesus Christ to confer inward grace.  In more basic terms, it is a rite that is performed to convey … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – October 5, 2018

AFTER CARE SCHEDULE:  Tuesday, Oct. 16th After Care students will need to be picked up no later than 4:15 p.m. that evening. We apologize for any inconvenience.  Thank you for your understanding. SICK CHILD: It is that time of year.  If your child has been ill (fever or vomiting) they must stay home from school (at least) for the next school day. A child may not return to school until they are … [Read more...]

Feast of St. Francis of Assisi – October 4

The feats of St. Francis of Assisi, October 4, falls on Thursday of this week.  We want, of course, for the children in St. Francis School to be able to attend Mass on that day.  So there will be a School Mass on Thursday, October 4, and not on Wednesday, October 3.  So Masses on Wednesday will be at 6:30 and 8:00 a.m., and on Thursday at 6:30 and the School Mass at 8:35 a.m. In addition to … [Read more...]

Pancake & Sausage Breakfast – October 21st

Sponsored by St. Francis Holy Name Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 7:30 a.m. to noon. St. Francis Parish Center All you can eat.  Adults $7.00.  Children (ages 4-10) $3.00.  Ages 3 and under Free. Sausage for sale by the pound.  Meat Raffle from The Butcher Block. Proceeds go to St. Francis Cub and Boy Scouts of Troop 22. $200, $100, and $50 gift certificates plus one 10 lb. package … [Read more...]

Coffee & Donuts – October 7th

The Pastoral Council will be serving coffee and donuts after the 8:00 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Masses on October 7.  A free will donation will be taken. … [Read more...]

October Rosary Before Masses

Please join us at this crucial time in our world and in our church by praying the Rosary at each weekend Mass.  We will start the Rosary for each Mass 25 minutes before Mass.  We ask that the people who have just been at Mass, please adjourn to the vestibules or the north entrance to chat.  Thank you! … [Read more...]