Current Bulletin - Louisa County Catholic Community

Louisa County Catholic Parish
The Parish Activities Calendar
Saint Jude † Immaculate Conception
Mineral, Virginia
Wednesday, January 21:
Building Committee meets with Architect, in Richmond, 10:00am
Buckner, Virginia
January 18, 2015
The Second Sunday in the Liturgical Year
Thursday, January 22:
Pastoral Council, at St. Jude, 7:00pm
Sunday, January 25:
Module IV for Confirmation, at Immaculate Conception,
Parish Hall 3:00pm-6:00pm. Parents & Sponsors are
encouraged to attend with their students
Monday, January 26:
Adult Inquiry, at St. Jude, 7:00pm Verbeke Hall
Tuesday, January, 27:
Adult Bible Study, at St. Jude, 10:00am, Verbeke Hall and at
7:00pm, in Deacon Bob’s home.
Finance Council, at Immaculate Conception,
Parish Hall, 10:00am
Saint Jude Parish
1937 Davis Highway
P.O. Box 40
Mineral, VA 23117
Mass Intentions
Saturday, January 17- 5:00 pm
Immaculate Conception
1107 Fredericks Hall Rd.
P.O. Box 128
Bumpass, VA 23024
Parish Offices for both Churches are
now located at Immaculate Conception in Buckner. Office Hours:
Monday-Friday, 9:00am-3:00pm
540 872-3922
[email protected]
Veronica Battista Moloney †
Requested by the Moloney/Garidel Families
Sunday, January 18- 11:00am
Marion Muldoon †
Requested by: Paul & Marcia Muldoon
Tuesday, January 20- 9:00am
Saint Fabian, Pope & Martyr; Saint Sebastian, Martyr
Marjorie Roussy Strother †
Requested by: The Dana Roussy Family
Saturday, January 24- 5:00 pm
Parish Staff
Reverend Michael M. Duffy
Pastor, Telephone 540 894-8209
Wednesday, January 28:
Parents of 2nd Grade Students, First Communicants,
St. Jude, Commons, 7:00pm
Deacon Alfonso Benet
Thursday, January 29:
Joint Meeting of the Pastoral & the Finance Councils:
“Living our Mission Appeal”, at St. Jude, 7:00pm, Commons
Sr. Carrine Etheridge IHM, Ph.D.,
Pastoral Associate
Minister of Religious Education
[email protected]
Sunday, February 1: (wear a football jersey to Church!)
Souper Bowl Sunday!
Please begin bringing in cans of soup (14 oz. or so )for
this event! We would like to collect 1,000 cans or more of soup this
January 18, 2015
Deacon Robert Esposito
Peggy Heeke, Bookkeeper
Joanne Falkenthal,
Secretary/Virtus Facilitator
Patti Smogor
Secretary/Bulletin Editor
Mary Guenther †
Requested by Army & Judy Burroughs
Sunday, January 25- 11:00am
Edward Thomas Duffy, Jr. †
Requested by Dennis & Brenda Roerty
Sunday, January 18-
9:00 am
Karen Sloper †
Requested by Ron & Mary Hohenstein
Thursday, January 22-
9:00 am
Anna Biskup†
Requested by Barry Cole & Family
Sunday, January 25-
9:00 am
John P Stakem †
Requested by Ron & Mary Hohenstein
Sr. Carrine Etheridge, IHM, Ph.D is
convalescing well since a fall in her
residence last December 5th. She is now
recuperating and receiving
physical therapy at the Motherhouse
of the Sisters, Servants of the
Immaculate Heart of Mary,
at this address:
610 West Elm Avenue, F202
Monroe, Michigan, 48162.
Kindly remember in your prayers:
for Mary Beth Prakash (1/7) of
Charlotte, North Carolina,
Daughter of Marcia and Paul Muldoon
And for Anna Biskup(1/11),
Louisa Convalescent Center
Usher Assignment at Immaculate Conception
Counter Assignments
Immaculate Conception
January 18th
Lynwood Slayton
Head Usher
Bob Egan
Assistant Usher
Tom Arkwright
Head Usher
Vidal Mondragan
Assistant Usher
January 25th
Bob Juza
Head Usher
Dan Verjinski
Assistant Usher
David Clune
Head Usher
Matthew Clune
Assistant Usher
This week’s altar flowers at St. Jude were
donated by Steve and Cindy Honchar in
memory of Clair and Mable Kreamer.
St Jude
January 18th
Lee Murray,
Tom & Peggy King
January 18th
Bob & Karen Harvey, &
Shirley Willis
January 25th
Elaine Marstall,
Bud & Connie Wolf
January 25th
Ron & Ursula Canada,
Marlies Childs
Knights of Columbus Sweet Heart Dinner
The Annual Sweetheart Dinner will be held on
Sunday, February 15, 2015 P.M. with dinner at
Tavern-On-The-Rail at 6:00 P.M.
Dinner choices are beef tips, rosemary chicken, or grilled
The price is $26.00 per ticket and tickets will available for
purchase after Mass from the Knights for the next
several weeks. There will be limited capacity. We
encourage you to get tickets early. This event is open to
all parishioners.
When there is a question as to if there will
be weekend Masses because of inclement
weather, please check our website,, for up to the
minute information. When in doubt, for your
own personal safety, please stay home.
Advent Angels
Thank you to all of our Parish "Angels" for supporting this years very successful Combined Social
Ministry Holiday Program.
Our Program and charities included the Angel Trees, Food For the Holiday gift cards, and baskets for
our Louisa Healthcare parishioners among others.
Through your generosity, our Angel Tree Program provided gifts to 105 children in 44 families. Food
Lion gift cards ranging from $25 to $200 (depending on family-size) were also given out to these
families which totaled 152 people.
In addition, over 25 knit hats were made by Geri Heino and Aileen Frazee which were provided to select children.
Pat Wilson, Chairman of the County Santa Council also donated books that were given to the
children. Every child deserves to experience the joy of Christmas morning. Again, thanks to all of you for making this hap-
For the month of January we will be collecting personal
hygiene / toiletries for our needy neighbors which will be distributed by the Food Bank. Items such as shampoo,
conditioner, toothpaste and brushes, shaving cream, razors,
and the like are needed. Noteworthy is that these nongrocery items cannot be purchased with the Virginia EBT
card. The donation box for IC is located in the Social Hall and in the
Narthex at St Jude. THANK YOU all for helping our needy neighbors.
pen. God Bless.
Recurring Weekly Activities:
Every Wednesday:
Christian Education Classes, 6:15pm. Verbeke Hall, Grades , 5,6,7,8
Every Thursday:
Centering Prayer, at St. Jude, Church, 10:00am, (Open to all)
Catholic Charities Support Group, Verbeke Hall, 5:00-6:30pm
2nd Mondays of each Month: Womens Guild at St. Jude
5:30, Rosary, 6:00pm, Meeting
2nd Wednesdays of each Month: Knights of Columbus,
at Immaculate Conception, 6:15pm