Parish Bulletin for November 9, 2014

Mass Schedule

Tuesday :  10 am (Chapeau)      Deceased members of the Gagnon       Family – Claire Gagnon

Wednesday : 10 am  (Chapeau)      John Giroux – Frances and Family

Thursday :        10 am  (St. Joseph)    Souls in Purgatory – A Parishioner

Friday :             10 am (St. Joseph)     Norma Sullivan – Patrick, Bianca, & Marissa Pannella

Saturday :       5 pm (Sheenboro)  Missa Pro Populo

Sunday :           9 am (St. Joseph)   (1) Harold & Iveagh Duff – Leonard & Atje Duff  (2) Souls in Purgatory – Jean Poupore

10 :30 am  (Chapeau)      (1) Parents défunt de la famille Demers – Lorenzo & Nicole Bertrand (2) Andrew Keon – Durocher Family

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Liturgical Ministers : Please see published schedule

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The Sunday Offerings for the weekend of November 1st & 2nd will be published in next weeks bulletin.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Il y aura une soirée de bulletins le jeudi 20 novembre 2014 de 18h30 à 21h00 à l’école secondaire Sieur-de-Coulonge. Venez rencontrer les enseignants de vos enfants.

Bible Study Class : This Thursday at 7 pm in the St. Joseph’s Rectory

Our sympathy to the families of Andrew Gribbon and Lois Conroy who passed away last week and whose funerals were celebrated in Chapeau. Please remember them in your daily prayers.

We continue to pray for the sick of the parish, particularly Mr. John Lapierre who has been recently hospitalized in Shawville and Mrs. Jackie Martin who is once again in the Pembroke Hospital.

Congratulations to Pauline Godin (parish secretary) upon the safe arrival of her first grandchild, Jaycee. He was born on Monday Nov. 3rd in the Ottawa Hospital to her daughter Natasha. Monday also happened to be Pauline’s birthday!! What a great birthday gift… a grandson! The office will be open according to its regular schedule this week with Pauline’s return to work on Tuesday morning.

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R.I.P. Mrs. Lois Conroy

CONROY, Lois (nee Hempinstall)

Suddenly on October 31, 2014 after many battles with cancer, in hospital in Pembroke, Ontario in her 67th year.  Beloved wife of Francis Conroy (Conroy’s Store – Chapeau, Quebec) for 39 years. Loving mother of Shelley (Ricky Godin).  Cherished Nanny of Holly (Dan Chartrand), Rikki-Lee (Matt Allard), Riley and Jeffrey (Kim Fleury). Great Nanny of Brayden and Payton. Dear sister of Marilyn and predeceased by infant brother Bobby. She will be missed by many brothers and sisters-in-law and friends.  Friends may call at Hayes Funeral Home, 56 St. Jacques Street, Chapeau, Quebec on Monday, November 3, 2014 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 9:15 to 10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 a.m. in St. Alphonsus Church, Chapeau. Interment Parish Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Pontiac Community Hospital Foundation – Day Medicine or the charity of your choice would be appreciated. http://www.hayesfuneralhome.ca

R.I.P. Mr. Andrew Gribbon

Obituary for Andrew Gribbon

GRIBBON, Andrew Arnold – Died suddenly on Monday, October 27th, 2014 in his 52nd year. Andrew Gribbon of Pembroke (formally of Allumette Island, Quebec), beloved husband of Colleen (Allard). Loving father of Jessica (Brian) McGarry, Justin and Jonathan Gribbon. Cherished Poppa of Charlee and Bentley. He will live on in the memory of his brothers and sisters Mary McKinnon (late Jerry), Jimmy (Kathleen) Gribbon, Larry Gribbon, Judy (Jan) Kaminski, Betty (Gerald) Chassie and Ada (Jean-Marc) Godin. Andrew is predeceased by his sister Shirley and his parents Arnold and Gertrude. He will be fondly remembered by his mother and father in law, Patsy and Merrill Allard, as well as by his brothers and sisters in law Mary-Kate (Allan) Duff, Anne (Rick) Huxtable, Teresa (André) Cloutier, John-Paul (Jennifer) Allard, Adele (Robert) Varner, Pat (Janet) Allard, Mike (Patsy) Allard, Christine (Bobby) Gallagher, Jennifer (Darwin) Groskleg. Andrew is predeceased by his brother-in-law Danny Allard. He leaves behind many nieces and nephews. Andrew was blessed with a wonderful sense of humour and the gift of gab. He truly loved his family and touched all of us with his caring and compassionate ways. The stories he shared with us over the years will give us comfort in the days to come. Visitation at the Neville Funeral Home, 491 Isabella St., Pembroke on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Alphonsus Church, Chapeau on Saturday, November 1st, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment St. Joseph Parish Cemetery, St. Joseph. As an expression of sympathy donations can be made to the Pembroke Regional Hospital MRI Foundation or your charity of choice. Online Condolences may be left at http://www.nevillefuneralhome.ca

Parish Bulletin for November 2nd 2014

Masses and Celebrations for the Week

Day Time and Place Celebration Intention
Monday   St. Martin de Porres No Mass
Tuesday 10:00 AM

Chapeau

St. Charles Borromeo Rene Gaudette

By: Jeannette et Famille

Wednesday 10: AM

Chapeau

Ferial Edmond Vaillancourt

By: Aurel et Lucille Vaillancourt

Thursday 10:00 AM

St. Joseph

Ferial Linda Sunstrum

By: Dennis & Ida Czmielewski

Friday 10:00 AM

St. Joseph

Ferial Norma Sullivan

By: Donna Matte & Family

Sunday 9:00 AM

St. Joseph

32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Dedication of the Lateran Basilica) Missa Pro Populo
Sunday 10:30 AM

Chapeau

32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Dedication of the Lateran Basilica

Francis Lepine

By:   Jacqueline & Family

Lorrain & Marie Anne Lair

By: Nicole & Lorenzo Bertrand

Sunday 11:00 AM

Sheenboro

32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Dedication of the Lateran Basilica

Lorne Meehan

By: His Family

Parish Lectors Communion Collection Counter-Monday November 10th
Sheen Nancy Gleason Peter Gleason Laetitia Tardiff Peacock
St. Joseph Sharon Fitzpatrick Margaret Tallon
Chapeau Monique Fleury Joan, Michael  
Parish Offertory

Last Sunday

   
Sheen $420.00
St. Joseph $1,168.00
Chapeau $1,620.00

FRIENDS OF PERU:  James and Alicia Keogh will be returning to Peru shortly and if you are giving a donation, could you please hand it in to Fr. Tim Moyle or James Keogh.

The 50/50 draw will be drawn on Sunday, November 2nd at St. Joseph Church after the mass.  Thank you all for your collaboration.

SHEENBORO FAMILY SENIOR MUNICIPAL POLICY COMMITTEE has been working hard the past few months to develop a policy and three year action plan. This policy will guide the municipality in significant matters related to families and seniors of Sheenboro. We have prepared a short survey for all residents and cottagers to complete regardless of your age or location of permanent residence. The survey is confidential, and available from October 25 until November 10. Follow this link for the on-line survey: Https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/5FSJTQT Paper copies will be available at the back of the St. Paul the Hermit Church on October 25 or pick one up at the municipal office hours( Mondays from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm). Completed surveys can be returned to the municipal office or a special drop box that will be located between the church and the hall. (Surveys will be available in the drop box too). For more information contact Karen Shea or Darlene Pashak(pashakd@yahoo.ca).

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS: The regular meeting of the Bishop N.Z Lorrain council of the Knights of Columbus will be held on Tuesday, November 11th at 7:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall.

Bishop N.Z. Lorrain council 1531 of the Knights of Columbus will hold its annual memorial mass for the deceased third and fourth degree members on Tuesday, November 18th at Our Lady of Lourdes Church. It starts at 7:00 p.m. and is opened to all families of deceased members, current members, their families and the parishes.

CATHOLIC TOUR is a 34 year old Catholic Travel Apostolate has been able to secure only 50 air seats, hotel beds, and Exposition Tickets for the upcoming Showing of the Original Shroud of Turin, the Air from your home city will be available. The pilgrimage pricing will be under $3, 599.00 dollars which includes your transatlantic airfare, hotel, most meals, tour escort, deluxe motor coach, and all air line fees and taxes. The next Exposition is not available until the year 2025. Please contact Pam Adair in our office if you would like to receive our day by day itinerary and necessary registration forms. Please call or visit The Catholic Tour toll free at 1-877-627-4268 or simply e-mail pamadair@the catholictour.com for further information. The Catholic Tour looks forward to serving you in this recently announced possibly once in a life event of our Catholic Church.

CATECHIST DAY: A formation day for Parish Catechists and all interested persons entitled Our Lives Proclaiming Christ will be held on Saturday, November 15th, 2014 from 8:30 to 2:00 at the Most Holy Name of Jesus Parish in Pembroke, 284 Trafalgar Road. Bishop Michael Mulhall will speak on the Spirituality of a Catechist followed by sessions with presenters from various ministries. The afternoon session will consist of a group sharing. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Please let us know if you have any food allergies. There is no fee for registration is necessary to inform us of your group of interest: Youth Ministry, R.C.I.A, Confirmation, First Reconciliation, First Eucharist, Baptism or Children’s Liturgy. To register, please contact Deacon Adrien Chaput at (613) 732-7933, ext 206 or dcadrienchaput@pembrokediocese.com by Friday, November 7, 2014.

PILGRIMAGE TO POLAND: May 14-25, 2015 under the spiritual guidance of Fr. Chris Shalla, pastor of St. Hedwig Parish, Barry’s Bay. Visiting sites Warsaw, Kaszuby Region, Gdansk, Westerpiatte, Oiiwa, Torun, Gniezno, Wroclaw, Trzebnica(Shrine of St. Hedwig), Czeshochowa, Auschwitz, Wadowice, Ludzmierz, Zakopane, Wieliczka, Laglewniki, and Krakow. Price $2999.00 if booked by December 31st, 2014 (double occupancy), after January 1, 2015 $3,150.00 Itinerary, registration forms and further details available by picking up forms at the entrance to the church or by contacting the parish office (613-756-2243).

CONFIRMATION: Will be held on Thursday, November 27th in St. Joseph Church at 7 pm. Fr. Tim would like to meet with the students making the sacrament on Wednesday, November 26th, at 7pm at St. Joseph’s Church.

FREE FLU SHOTS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR EVERYONE at HARRINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE: on Monday November 3rd from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm and on Monday November 17th from 1 pm to 6:30 pm.

 SHEENBORO REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY – ORGANIZED BY THE SHEENBORO MUNICIPAL COUNCIL & SHEENBORO RECREATION ASSOCIATION: will be held on Sunday, November 9th. Mass & dedication will begin at 11:00 am, 11:55 Remembrance Day Ceremony, 12:20 Meal in the Hall. Donation of Pies is needed: Please sign up at the back of the church. As is the tradition the roast beef meal is paid for by the Sheenboro Recreation Association but cash donations to offset the cost are much appreciated. The donation box is found at the entrance to the kitchen. All are welcome!

BOWLING: We are in need of a couple of bowlers to fill at team. If interested, please contact Yogi 819-689-5508.

CHAPEAU R.A. UPCOMING EVENTS: Christmas Parade & Visit of Santa- Sunday, November 30th, 2014(TBD) More information to be provided shortly.

YOUNG AT HEART NEWS: From November 5th until the New Year we will play cards in the afternoon from 1:00 pm to 3:00 p.m. in order to accommodate most of our members. Also reserve December 10th for our Christmas Party at noon.

Final Results sheets of the St. Alphonsus Parish Supper are available at both entrances of the Church. Thank you! Thanks to the efforts of all concerned, we have realized a profit of $14,694. Your hard work and support are greatly appreciated.

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK: Amelia Swann, Lois Conroy, Peter Breekyk, Frances Giroux (St. Joseph) Chris Gardner, Teresa Gaston, Norma Ranger, Doreen Dubeau, Jacqueline Lepine, Natasha Godin, Rosa Kroetch and Judy Sullivan.

ST. ALPHONSUS C.W.L: Mark your calendar for our annual Craft Sale and Chicken Pot Pie Luncheon which will be held Sunday, November 16, at Harrington Community Centre. Contact Joan (819-689-2523) to reserve your table. More details will follow.

NOTES FROM FR. TIM
1) Our sympathies to Colleen Gribbon and family upon the tragic death of her husband Andrew this past week. Please remember them in your prayers this week and throughout the months of grief and mourning that faces this family.

2) Please remember to mark November 27th on your calendar. That’s the day that our Bishop comes to offer the sacrament of Confirmation to some young ladies and gentlemen of our parishes. This year’s celebration is being held in St. Joseph’s Church. Next year, it’s in Sheenboro!

3) Your Church Envelopes will soon be available to be picked up in each of the Churches. Keep an eye out for them as they are required if you wish to receive a tax receipt at the end of the year.

4) NOTICE: The parish office will be closed this week as Pauline will be away as her first grandchild is to come into the world on Monday! Please pray for a safe and happy delivery of Chapeau’s newest resident. Fr. Tim will respond to any messages that are left on the parish voicemail as soon as possible. We thank you for your patience and understanding.

5) ST. ALPHONSUS C.W.L: will meet at Harrington Community Centre on Tuesday, November 4th at2 p.m. Everyone is Welcome!

Parish Bulletin for October 26th 2014

Masses and Celebrations for the Week

Day Time and Place Celebration Intention
Monday   Ferial No Mass
Tuesday 10:00 AM

Chapeau

St. Simon & St. Jude Edmond Vaillancourt

By: Jeannette Gaudette

Wednesday 10: AM

Chapeau

Ferial Mike & Norma Sullivan

By: Frances Giroux

Thursday 10:00 AM

St. Joseph

Ferial Andrew Joseph Donnelly

By: Dennis & Ida Czmielewski

Friday 10:00 AM

St. Joseph

Ferial Leona Audet & Doreen Dubeau

By: Gilles & Gerard Audet

Saturday 5:00 PM

Sheenboro

All Souls Day Mathew Mercier & Deceased Relatives & Friends

By: Jerome & Francoise Sallafranque

William(Bill) Ryan

By: Cecil Morris

Sunday 9:00 AM

St. Joseph

All Souls Day Missa Pro Populo
Sunday 10:30 AM

Chapeau

All Souls Day Ivan Smiley

By: His wife, Janice & Ivan

Hebert & Evelyn Fynn

By: Almira Mcguire

Parish Lectors Communion Collection Counter-Monday
Sheen Francis Downey Mary Edwards  
St. Joseph Frank Trezbiatowski Ron Price
Chapeau Colleen Fleming Meril, Andre  

 

Parish Offertory

Last Sunday

   
Sheen $716.00
St. Joseph $1,385.00
Chapeau $1,749.00

 

CHILDREN’S CATECHISM: The next Catechism Class will be on Sunday, November 2nd, 2014 at 9:15am at Dr. Wilbert Keon School.

CONFIRMATION: Will be held on Thursday, November 27th in St. Joseph Church at 7 pm. Fr. Tim would like to meet with the students making the sacrament on Wednesday, November 26th, at 7pm at St. Joseph’s Church.

FLU SHOTS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR EVERYONE at HARRINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE: on Monday November 3rd from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm and on Monday November 17th from 1 pm to 6:30 pm.

JOSEPH PARISH SUPPER WINNERS:

1- hand made quilt donated by Frances Giroux won by Andrew Poupore
2-$500 from the parish won by Terry Duff
3- $300 from Card Committee won by Joyce Perry
4- $150 from CWL won by Gene O’Brien
5- $100 from Hayes Funeral Home won by Rita Keogh
6- hand crafted wooden salad bowl/salt&pepper set donated by Elwood Giroux won by Sam McGuire

50/50 won by Leo Chartrand
$25 Ullrich gift certificate won by Mary Dulong
$25 River Club gift certificate won by Cole Felhaber
Tool Set from Eddie McCann won by Paulette Chaput
Mystery gift won by Cole Felhaber

CHAPEAU & DISTRICT LION’S CLUB: will be having a pancake breakfast this Sunday October 26 from 9:00 am to 12:00 am at Harrington Community Centre. Everyone Welcome! Cost Adults $6.00 Children $4.00

NOTES FROM FR. TIM
1) Cemetery News:  Now is the time please to remove all articles on the ground that you’ve placed there to decorate the graves of your loved ones. This includes solar lights, decorations, and anything that might be damaged during a winter burial. The parish is not responsible for anything that is damaged or destroyed.

2) Bible Study: Our next Bible Study group meeting will be on Thursday October 30th at 7 pm in the St. Joseph’s Rectory. New members are always welcome to join!

3) Congratulations to everyone who worked so hard to put on an incredible parish supper in St. Joseph’s Hall last Sunday. The meal was delicious with multiple compliments offered by those who enjoyed sharing in it. Thank you to Donna Tierney and her team of volunteers (far too many to name individually) for all their hard work and effort. A particular thank you to Mrs. Frances (Clifton) Giroux for making and donating an incredibly beautiful queen size quilt as the 1st prize for the parish draw. Thanks as well as everyone else (especially our local businesses) for donating cash prizes and gift certificates as the other prizes. They all contributed to making this fund-raising event an unqualified success!

4) We ask parishioners to please pray for the repose of soul of Mr. Philippe St. Cyr, brother of Nicole Bertrand (Demers Centre) who died suddenly this week. Funeral services for Mr. St.Cyr are being held in Sudbury. Our condolences to the St. Cyr family.

 

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK: Amelia Swann, Lois Conroy, Peter Breekyk, Frances Giroux (St. Joseph) Chris Gardner, Teresa Gaston, Norma Ranger, Doreen Dubeau, Jacqueline Lepine, Natasha Godin, Rosa Kroetch and Judy Sullivan.

ALPHONSUS C.W.L: Mark your calendar for our annual Craft Sale and Chicken Pot Pie Luncheon which will be held Sunday, November 16, at Harrington Community Centre. Contact Joan (819-689-2523) to reserve your table. More details will follow.

FRIENDS OF PERU:  James and Alicia Keogh will be returning to Peru shortly and if you are giving a donation, could you please it in to Fr. Tim Moyle or James Keogh.

The 50/50 draw will be drawn on Sunday, November 2nd at St. Joseph Church after the mass.  Thank you all for your collaboration.

HALLOWEEN PARTY—KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS HALL:   Hey everybody! Come on out to our Halloween party on Saturday November 1st at the knights of Columbus hall, 170 Ellis St., Pembroke Ontario. It starts at 9pm and goes to 1 am. The price at the door is $12 and in advance $10. For more info call Richard at 819-689-2610 or Tom 819-689-5221. Don’t forget to wear your costume! I hope to see you there!

SHEENBORO FAMILY SENIOR MUNICIPAL POLICY COMMITTEE has been working hard the past few months to develop a policy and three year action plan. This policy will guide the municipality in significant matters related to families and seniors of Sheenboro. We have prepared a short survey for all residents and cottagers to complete regardless of your age or location of permanent residence. The survey is confidential, and available from October 25 until November 10. Follow this link for the on-line survey: Https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/5FSJTQT Paper copies will be available at the back of the St. Paul the Hermit Church on October 25 or pick one up at the municipal office hours( Mondays from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm). Completed surveys can be returned to the municipal office or a special drop box that will be located between the church and the hall. (Surveys will be available in the drop box too). For more information contact Karen Shea or Darlene Pashak(pashakd@yahoo.ca).

Personalized basic computer training available, free, by appointment on Thursdays beginning October 30th.  For more information and to sign up, call West Pontiac Connects in Chapeau:  819.689.2878.

BOWLING: We are in need of a couple of bowlers to fill at team. If interested, please contact Yogi 819-689-5508.

HALLOWEEN DANCE SPONSORED BY CHICHESTER-SHEEN FIRE DEPARTMENT: will be held on Saturday, October 25th at the Sheenboro Hall from 8 PM to 1 AM. Prizes – Disco- Hot Lunch, $10/person – 18 years and over. Tickets: Glynn Fleury 689-2398 Donny Gagnon 689-2023 George Picard

CHAPEAU R.A. UPCOMING EVENTS: Haunted Halloween Walk- Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 starting at 7 pm at 3 Chemin Linus Hearty, Chichester (Shelley Conroy’s Place) $3.00 per persons Refreshments are also available.

Christmas Parade & Visit of Santa- Sunday, November 30th, 2014(TBD) More information to be provided shortly.

 CATECHIST DAY: A formation day for Parish Catechists and all interested persons entitled Our Lives Proclaiming Christ will be held on Saturday, November 15th, 2014 from 8:30 to 2:00 at the Most Holy Name of Jesus Parish in Pembroke, 284 Trafalgar Road. Bishop Michael Mulhall will speak on the Spirituality of a Catechist followed by sessions with presenters from various ministries. The afternoon session will consist of a group sharing. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Please let us know if you have any food allergies. There is no fee for registration is necessary to inform us of your group of interest: Youth Ministry, R.C.I.A, Confirmation, First Reconciliation, First Eucharist, Baptism or Children’s Liturgy. To register, please contact Deacon Adrien Chaput at (613) 732-7933, ext 206 or dcadrienchaput@pembrokediocese.com by Friday, November 7, 2014.

R.I.P. Phillip St.Cyr

In Loving Memory of

Philippe Gerald Joseph St-Cyr

Saturday afternoon, October 18th, 2014 at the age of 64 years.

Beloved husband of Hilda Elizabeth St-Cyr (nee Roach). Loving father of Chantal (Sean Montgomery), Chad (Tina Duguay) and Jesse. Cherished grandfather of Tyler Bertuzzi, Trista, Jacob and Mélodie Montgomery. Dear son of Lennox and Jacqueline (Demers) St-Cyr both predeceased. Loving brother of Charlie St-Cyr (predeceased), Armand St-Cyr (wife Simone Demers), Jacques St-Cyr, Gaétan St-Cyr (wife Lise Mainville), Nicole Bertrand (husband Lorenzo) and Gisèle St-Cyr. Special brother in law to Marilyn (Ray Schroeder predeceased), Jean (Doug Cornthwaite), Gloria (Clement Legault), Shirley (James Ilnitski), Lillian (Robert Somerton predeceased), Anne (Gilles Chenard), Chris (predeceased), Gail, Kevin, Kelly and Sherry. Will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.

Resting at the Lougheed Funeral Home 252 Regent Street at Hazel Street (Friends may call 2-5; 7-9 P.M. Thursday) Funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church, Garson Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 10:00 A.M.

Cremation to follow.

Donations to the Make a Wish Foundation.

Our sympathies to Nicole Bertrand (Demers Centre), Gaetan, (Fourth Line) and Jacques (Fifth Line)

R.I.P. Ronald Joseph Edwin Venasse

VENASSE, Ronald Joseph Edwin – Born July 11,1932 Chapeau Quebec. Passed away peacefully in his sleep on October 12, 2014. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He is predeceased by his parents Edwin and Mary Venasse, his brother Rupert, his sisters Margaret – Mary Stang, Ursula Cumberland, his son Robert Venasse and his daughter Colleen Venasse. He is survived by his wife Dianne Venasse, his children James (Christina), Ed, Tom (Carla), Melisa (Edward), 17 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He retired from United Grain Growers in 1987 where he then moved to 100 Mile House. He had become Grandpa to countless children and friend to all. He will be missed truly and completely. Viewing will be at 100 Mile Funeral Home on Wednesday October 15, 2014 10:00 am and Services will be held at St. Judes Catholic church on Saturday October 18, 2014 at 10:30am. In lieu of flowers please donate to the Alzheimer’s society. 100 MILE FUNERAL SERVICE LTD. entrusted with the arrangements 1-877-595-3243. Condolences can be sent to the family care at100milefuneralservice@gmail.com

Our sympathy to Mrs. Lucille Hearty of Chapeau on the death of her brother Ronald.

Way to good St. Joseph’s Parish – The 2014 Parish Supper was a huge success!

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Congratulations to everyone who worked so hard to put on an incredible parish supper in St. Joseph’s Hall last evening. The meal was delicious with multiple compliments offered by those who enjoyed sharing in it.

Thank you to Donna Tierney and her team of volunteers (far too many to name individually) for all the hard work and effort. A particular thank you to Mrs. Frances (Clifton) Giroux for making and donating an incredibly beautiful queen size quilt as the 1st prize for the parish draw. Thanks as well as everyone else (especially our local businesses) for donating cash prizes and gift certificates as the other prizes. They all contributed to making this fund-raising event an unqualified success!

 

Parish Bulletin for Sunday October 19th

Masses and Celebrations for the Week

Day Time and Place Celebration Intention
Monday   St. Hedwig, St. Margaret Mary Alacoque No Mass
Tuesday 10:00 AMChapeau Ferial Peter & David GirouxBy: Gerald Tallon & Dorothy Soltyz
Wednesday 10:00 AMChapeau Ferial Cecile St. CyrBy: Florian Allard
Thursday 10:00 AMSt. Joseph St. Josh of Capistrano Souls in PurgatoryBy: A Parishioner
Friday 10:00 AMSt. Joseph St. Anthony Mary Claret Raymond Audet & Alcide DubeauBy: Gilles & Gerard Audet
Saturday 5:00 PMSheenboro 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time Hubert & Eileen KellyBy: Danny & Margo Kelly
Sunday 9:00 AMSt. Joseph 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time Missa Pro Populo
Sunday 10:30 AMChapeau 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time Lennox, Jacqueline & Charlie St.CyrBy: Lorenzo & Nicole Bertrand

Andrew Keon

By: Mike & Jeannine Lampkin

Parish Lectors Communion Collection Counter-Monday October 27th
Sheen Karen Shea Doris Ranger  
St. Joseph Denzil Spence Paul Morris
Chapeau Nicole Bertrand Nicole, Bernie Donna Gagnon

 

Parish OffertoryLast Sunday    
Sheen $890.00
St. Joseph $1557.00
Chapeau $1621.00

 

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK: Lois Conroy, Peter Breekyk, Frances Giroux (St. Joseph) Chris Gardner, Teresa Gaston, Norma Ranger,Doreen Dubeau, Jacqueline Lepine, Natasha Godin and Judy Sullivan.

ST. ALPHONSUS C.W.L: We will be sponsoring Monday night card parties for the next three months. Your donations of sandwiches, cheese, squares and prizes are always appreciated.

Thanks to everyone who saved their used stamps. We went another shoe box full to Canadian Guide Dogs for the blind.

St. ALPHONSUS C.W.L: Mark your calendar for our annual Craft Sale and Chicken Pot Pie Lucheon which will be held Sunday, November 16, at Harrington Community Centre. Contact Joan (819-689-2523) to reserve your table. More details will follow.

CHILDREN’S CATECHISM: Sorry books were not available for this class the order was not available. They will be able to be purchased for the next class. Thank you.

CONFIRMATION: Will be held on Thursday, November 27th in St. Joseph Church at 7 pm.


ST. ALPHONSUS PARISH SUPPER DRAW WINNERS: $500.00 – Suzanne Lapierre, $300 – Robert Lorbetskie, $200 – Marlene Adam, $100 – Bert Collin, $100 – Tom Marcotte, $100 – Dale Gagnon.

Local Business Draw: T-Bones – Joan McGuire, DC – Monique Fleury, River Club – Monique Fleury, Stephanie McGuire

PUMPKIN Draw: Rita Payne,

50/50 Draw: Rachel Chaput,

DICE Game:Henry Demers (High), Doris Ranger (Low)


 

FLU SHOTS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR EVERYONE at HARRINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE: on Monday November 3rd from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm and on Monday November 17th from 1 pm to 6:30 pm.

DIOCESAN C.W.L. FALL MEETING:  Parish C.W.L members are advised that the Fall Meeting of the Diocesan C.W.L will be held in Chapeau on Saturday, October 25th, 2014.

NOTES FROM FR. TIM
 1) Please remember to pray for the repose of the soul of Mrs. Norma Sullivan whose funeral was celebrated in Sheenboro this past Friday. Our sympathies to her family in their time of loss.2) This Sunday is the date for our Annual St. Joseph’s Parish Supper. If you’ve already purchased your ticket, I look forward to meeting you in the St. Joseph’s Hall. The meal is served at 5 pm. If you’ve promised pies, pickles, baked goods etc., please ensure to bring them to the hall prior to that time.

3) Next Bible Study Class will be on Thursday October 30 in the St. Joseph’s Rectory at 7 pm. New members are always welcome!

4) We’re still awaiting the last of the bills to be paid from the Chapeau Parish Supper, but we will post a financial report as soon as possible.

5) Interested in a contract to clean the Church, shovel snow, or cut grass (church, rectory, and/or cemetery) in St. Joseph’s? Please submit a proposal for any or all of these jobs to the parish office before October 31st. Contact Fr. Tim for more information.

6) A reminder to the students in Gr. 6 that you are to meet with Fr. Tim in the Chapeau Sacristy immediately following this Sunday’s mass.

7) Envelopes are available in each of the churches to accept donations for the “Friends of Peru” project. PLEASE be as generous as possible! Every single dollar helps and will benefit those in Peru most in need of our assistance.

 

HALLOWEEN PARTY—KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS HALL:   Hey everybody! Come on out to our Halloween party on Saturday November 1st at the knights of Columbus hall, 170 Ellis St., Pembroke Ontario. It starts at 9pm and goes to 1 am. The price at the door is $12 and in advance $10. For more info call Richard at 819-689-2610 or Tom 819-689-5221. Don’t forget to wear your costume! I hope to see you there!

Résidence Meilleur Du Haut Pontiac: has now received its Charitable Donation Status. For families who wish, “in memoriam” donations can be directed to Résidence Meilleur Du Haut Pontiac and receipts for income tax purposes will be issued.

YOUNG AT HEART NEWS: On Wednesday, October 22nd at 5:00 pm there will be a Pot Luck Supper followed by a General Meeting. Urging all members to attend and renew your membership. Keep in mind also that this is election year. See you then.

BOWLING: We are in need of a couple of bowlers to fill at team. If interested, please contact Yogi 819-689-5508.

HALLOWEEN DANCE SPONSORED BY CHICHESTER-SHEEN FIRE DEPARTMENT: will be held on Saturday, October 25th at the Sheenboro Hall from 8 PM to 1 AM. Prizes – Disco- Hot Lunch, $10/person – 18 years and over. Tickets: Glynn Fleury 689-2398 Donny Gagnon 689-2023 George Picard

CHAPEAU R.A. UPCOMING EVENTS: Haunted Halloween Walk- Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 starting at 7 pm at 3 Chemin Linus Hearty, Chichester (Shelley Conroy’s Place) $3.00 per persons Refreshments are also available.

Christmas Parade & Visit of Santa- Sunday, November 30th, 2014(TBD) More information to be provided shortly.

 TUESDAY SOCIAL CLUB: Our group will get together on Tuesdays  from 1 to 3 pm at Harrington Community Centre on a weekly basis. Everyone welcome and bring along any portable project you’re working on or a favourite board or card game. Bring along some friends too. NOTE: We are no longer in need of milk bags but would love pillowcases to make Sundresses for Africa. Leave them at your respective churches or, better yet, bring them to us on a Tuesday.

 FRIENDS OF PERU:  James and Alicia Keogh will be returning to Peru in November and those wanting to send donations there can give them to Fr. Tim Moyle and James Keogh.

Those that have refundable bottles or cans can donate them also for this cause.  We will later have a 50/50 draw to raise funds.  Thank you all for your collaboration.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS: The next meeting of Bishop N.Z. Lorrain council 1531 of the Knights of Columbus will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 7:30 p.m.in the K of C hall on Ellis Avenue in Pembroke.

CATECHIST DAY: A formation day for Parish Catechists and all interested persons entitled Our Lives Proclaiming Christ will be held on Saturday, November 15th, 2014 from 8:30 to 2:00 at the Most Holy Name of Jesus Parish in Pembroke, 284 Trafalgar Road. Bishop Michael Mulhall will speak on the Spirituality of a Catechist followed by sessions with presenters from various ministries. The afternoon session will consist of a group sharing. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Please let us know if you have any food allergies. There is no fee for registration is necessary to inform us of your group of interest: Youth Ministry, R.C.I.A, Confirmation, First Reconciliation, First Eucharist, Baptism or Children’s Liturgy. To register, please contact Deacon Adrien Chaput at (613) 732-7933, ext 206 or dcadrienchaput@pembrokediocese.com by Friday, November 7, 2014.

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