Weekly Mass Readings – September 10 through September 16

September 10 1 Cor 5:1-8 Ps 5:5-7,12 Lk 6:6-11 September 11 1 Cor 6:1-11 Ps 149:1-6,9 Lk 6:12-19 September 12 1 Cor 7:25-31 Ps 45:11-12,14-17 Lk 6:20-26 September 13 1 Cor 8:1b-7,11-13 Ps 139:1-3,13-14,23-24 Lk 6:27-38 September 14 Nm 21:4b-9 Ps 78:1-2,34-38 Phil 2:6-11 Jn 3:13-17 September 15 1 Cor 10:14-22 Ps 116:12-13,17-18 Jn 19:25-27 September 16 Is … [Read more...]

Weekly Mass Readings – September 3 through September 9

September 3 1 Cor 2:1-5 Ps 119:97-102 Lk 4:16-30 September 4 1 Cor 2:10b-16 Ps 145:8-14 Lk 4:31-37  September 5 1 Cor 3:1-9 Ps 33:12-15,20-21 Lk 4:38-44  September 6 1 Cor 3:18-23 Ps 24:1-6 Lk 5:1-11  September 7 1 Cor 4:1-5 Ps 37:3-6,27-28,39-40 Lk 5:33-39 September 8 Mi 5:1-4a Ps 13:6 Mt 1:1-16,18-23  September 9 Is 35:4-7a Ps 146:7-10 Jas 2:1-5 Mk 7:31-37 … [Read more...]

Parish Center Full Steam Ahead – Fr. Don’s Doodlings

Full steam ahead! Last Sunday, August 26, we had a delightful gathering of parishioners in the school gym as we presented the plans for our Parish Center and the results of the feasibility study and entertained lots of questions. The energy in the room was palpable as we announced launching the capital campaign to fund the project. We had presentations by Steve Wavering of Klingner & … [Read more...]

Weekly Mass Readings – August 27 through September 2

Mass Readings August 27 2 Thes 1:1-5,11-12 Ps 96:1-5 Mt 23:13-22 August 28 2 Thes 2:1-3a,14-17 Ps 96:10-13 Mt 23:23-26 August 29 2 Thes 3:6-10,16-18 Ps 128:1-2,4-5 Mk 6:17-29 August 30 1 Cor 1:1-9 Ps 145:2-7 Mt 24:42-51 August 31 1 Cor 1:17-25 Ps 33:1-2,4-5,10-11 Mt 25:1-13 September 1 1 Cor 1:26-31 Ps 33:12-13,18-21 Mt 25:14-30 September 2 Dt 4:1-2,6-8 Ps … [Read more...]

Parish Center Presentation – August 26th – 4 to 6 p.m.

Building Our Future Together “One hundred-fifty years ago, visionary and faith-filled people founded St. Francis Solanus Parish. Just twenty-five years later, they built the beautiful and awesome church we love so dearly. Many asked why they were building a church out in the prairie. Now, of course, our parish is right in the middle of the city of Quincy. We have those faith-filled people to … [Read more...]

Weekly Mass Readings – August 20 through August 26

August 20 Ez 24:15-23 (Ps) Dt 32:18-21 Mt 19:16-22 August 21 Ez 28:1-10 (Ps) Dt 32:26-28,30,35-36 Mt 19:23-30 August 22 Ez 34:1-11 Ps 23:1-6 Mt 20:1-16 August 23 Ez 36:23-28 Ps 51:12-15,18-19 Mt 22:1-14 August 24 Rv 21:9b-14 Ps 145:10-13,17-18 Jn 1:45-51 August 25 Ez 43:1-7ab Ps 85:9-14 Mt 23:1-12 August 26 Jos 24:1-2a,15-17,18b Ps 34:2-3,16-21 Eph 5:21-32 or … [Read more...]

Parish Center Building Plans Open Forum Important Dates

The Parish Center building plans (prepared by Klingner & Associates) will be available for review in the Tuesday Club Room in school after all Masses this weekend. Parish Center Steering Committee members will be available to answer general questions. The Committee would like for you to review the building plans and bring your questions to the Open Forum which will be held NEXT SUNDAY, … [Read more...]

Weekly Mass Readings – August 13 through August 19

Mass Readings August 13 Ez 1:2-5,24-28c Ps 148:1-2,11-14 Mt 17:22-27 August 14 Ez 2:8–3:4 Ps 119:14,24,72, 103,111,131 Mt 18:1-5,10,12-14 August 15 Rv 11:19a; 12:1-6a,10ab Ps 45:10-12,16 I Cor 15:20-27 Lk 1:39-56 August 16 Ez 12:1-12 Ps 78:56-59,61-62 Mt … [Read more...]

Weekly Mass Readings – August 6 through August 12

We are now including a list of the Scripture readings used at Mass for weekends and weekdays. Many people like to reflect prayerfully on the readings before Mass so that they can derive more benefit from the inspired word during Mass. We encourage you to do the same. It’s amazing how much more meaningful the Mass is when you’ve already prayed with the Scripture readings. Try it. … [Read more...]

Parish Center Vision Statement & Survey

Building Our Future Together One hundred-fifty years ago, visionary and faith-filled people founded St. Francis Solanus Parish. Just twenty-five years later, they built the beautiful and awesome church we love so dearly. Many asked why they were building a church out in the prairie. Now, of course, our parish is right in the middle of the city of Quincy. We have those faith-filled people to thank … [Read more...]