Browsing Reflections

Browsing Reflections

From Your Pastor's Desk...Thank You Barbara!!

Posted by Anthony Zimmer on 5/30/19

Thursday, May 30th will mark the end of an era here at St. Anthony… it will be the day we send forth our beloved Administrative Assistant, Barbara Knepper into the next chapter of her life – retirement. And we will do so with deep gratitude for her 20 years ... Read More »

Tree Memorial

Posted by Arthur Scheuber on 5/30/19

You may have noticed that most of the trees in the parking lot have been cut down between last fall and this spring. Our beautiful ash trees were a victim of the emerald ash borer. The emerald ash borer has devastated ash trees in across the nation and Canada.

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Confirmation 2019

Posted by Kathie Amidei on 5/30/19

From our May 12, 2019 Bulletin

From the Pastor's Desk...."It takes the Cake"

Posted by Anthony Zimmer on 5/30/19

Easter is the season of initiation. At the Easter Vigil, I baptized Nicole and Denise, and confirmed them along with Jim and Justin. Last weekend I baptized three children. This past Thursday, Bishop Sherman confirmed 49 of our juniors. On May 18th and 19th I will give Holy Communion ... Read More »

The Feast of Divine Mercy

Posted by Kathie Amidei on 5/02/19

From the Pastoral Associate for Lifelong Faith Formation...

The Feast of Divine Mercy is celebrated this weekend, the Second Sunday of Easter. This feast is based on the private revelations of St. Faustina Kowalska, a sister of the Congregation of Sisters of Our Lady of Mercy (1905-1938). It became ... Read More »

From the Pastor's Desk...

Posted by Anthony Zimmer on 5/02/19

As I write this, the temperature is a balmy 34 degrees, the daffodils and tress are covered in a blanket of snow, the robins are shivering.  Is it really Easter? What a difference a year makes. But as we light our candles, proclaim our Alleluia’s, renew our baptismal promises, ... Read More »

Journey to Jerusalem, Journey into Christ

Posted by Ben Brzeski on 4/18/19

From the Director of Communications & Stewardship

“the whole multitude of his disciples began to praise God aloud with joy for all the mighty deeds they had seen.”      Luke 19:37

“at the name of Jesus every knee should bend, of those in heaven and on earth and ... Read More »

What's This? Week Four

Posted by Laurie Polkus on 4/04/19

Week Four of our Lenten Tour of St. Anthony on the Lake

 

 

The Paschal Candle is a large, white, decorative candle used in certain liturgies. A new Paschal candle is blessed and lit every year at the Easter Vigil, and is used throughout the Easter season and during the year on ... Read More »

What's This? Week Three

Posted by Laurie Polkus on 4/04/19

Week Three of our Lenten Tour of St. Anthony on the Lake

 

 

The Doors to our Eucharistic Chapel where our tabernacle resides, and where people can spend time praying in Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Notice the candle above the door is lit…

 

 The interior of ... Read More »

What's This? Week Two

Posted by Laurie Polkus on 4/04/19

We continue our Lenten tour of St. Anthony on the Lake. This week we will learn about:

The Ambo.

The word “ambo” comes from a Greek word meaning “step” or “elevation.” It is the place where the Word of God is proclaimed.

  

 

The Book of Gospels contains all the gospel readings ... Read More »