Gift Bearers

Those who present the gifts to the priest have an important ministry as the representatives of the entire community offering these gifts to God for blessing and consecration. We have tried to find a way to involve parishioners in the ministry of gift bearer without having to commit the ministers to a schedule. We recently purchased a cross which will be placed on the gift table located at the … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish Newsletter – March 2015

View the March 2015 edition of our St. Francis Parish Newsletter (PDF) … [Read more...]

Parish Center Questions & Answers

There have been many questions asked about the Parish Center building, fundraising, and miscellaneous issues. Below is just a small sample of these questions. Q. Will the Parish Center be open Easter weekend? A. Everything inside the building is on schedule to be completed by Easter except for the kitchen. Therefore, we will NOT be opening for Easter. Q. When will the kitchen be … [Read more...]

Newcomer’s Scholarship & Fr. Augustus Tolton Scholarship Applications Available

2015-2016 Application Packets for the Newcomer’s Scholarship and the Fr. Augustus Tolton Scholarship are now available on our website. Please find these applications available on the School Forms & Downloads page here: http://stfrancissolanus.com/school/school-forms-downloads/ … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – February 20, 2015

PARISH MISSION CANCELLED! Unfortunately, the Parish Mission, scheduled for March 1st – 4th, has been cancelled, due to the speaker having a conflict in his schedule. The Mission may or may not be rescheduled at a later date. 2 HOUR DELAY FOR BAD WEATHER - REMINDER This year, the public school system has implemented a 2-hour delay for bad weather. The following instructions tell how the school … [Read more...]

Ash Wednesday Mass Times

Ash Wednesday Masses: Masses on Ash Wednesday are at 6:30 a.m., 8:35 a.m. (School Mass), and 5:30 p.m.  What a great way to begin Lent! … [Read more...]

Lenten Services & Soup Suppers

We will have an evening Mass at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays during Lent, followed by a soup supper – but not on Ash Wednesday, and not on Wednesday, March 4, since there will be a Penance Service that evening. We will also have Stations of the Cross on Friday evenings at 5:30 p.m. … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – February 13, 2015

PARKING CONCERNS: Parents and Friends, we realize that parking is at a premium before and after school, especially in front of the building. However, there are signs posted in front of the building which read, “No parking between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.” The curb area is painted white for BUSES only. There are also different times during the day that students may need to ride a … [Read more...]

Parish Center Update – February 8, 2014

Did you know… our contractor must begin creating the plaques for the Donor Recognition Wall? Therefore, we have a deadline date of February 16th to accept the specific way you want your name listed on this wall. Initially, all names will be placed in alphabetical order.  We are not creating “categories based on dollars given”. You need to tell us if you do NOT want your name posted on this wall.  … [Read more...]

Conversion DVD Showcase – Registration Deadline 2/16

Conversion, by Fr. Robert Barron, Feb., 24, March 3, 17, 24, 7:00 - 8:30 pm, St. Francis School Library Annex. $15 registration fee. Deadline to register is Feb. 16. Facilitators & contact information: John & Nancy Venegoni, 224-6497 . … [Read more...]