|Saturday, April 28||Acts 9: 31-42, Jn. 6: 60-69|
|4:00 p.m.||R.S. Margaret Nicholson int. Nicholson family (at Holy Spirit)|
|5:30 p.m.||R.S. Rudy Szoc int. M/M Jason Pelavin|
|Sunday, April 29||Acts 4: 8-12, 1 Jn. 3: 1-2, Jn. 10: 11-18|
|9:00 a.m.||Parishioners (at Holy Spirit)|
|10:30 a.m.||R.S. Winifred Budzinski int. family|
|Monday, April 30||Acts 11: 1-18, Jn. 10: 1-10|
|7:30 a.m.||R.S. Jackie Brody int. Ed & Mary Ann|
|Tuesday, May 1||Acts 11: 19-26, Jn. 10: 22-30|
|7:30 a.m.||R.S. Ryan Patrick Jones (5th Anniv.) int. Mom & Dad (at Holy Spirit)|
|Wednesday, May 2||Acts 12: 24 –13: 5a, Jn. 12: 44-50|
|7:30 a.m.||R.S. Allard & Charland families int. Irene Cormier (at Holy Spirit)|
|Thursday, May 3||1 Cor. 15: 1-8, Jn. 14: 6-14|
|7:30 a.m.||R.S. Edward Stromski int. M/M James Minns|
|Friday, May 4||Acts 13: 26-33, Jn. 14: 1-6 -------- First Friday|
|7:30 a.m.||Living & deceased members of the Rosary Sodality|
|Saturday, May 5||Acts 13: 44-52, Jn. 14: 7-14|
|7:30 a.m.||All Souls Day Remembrance|
|4:00 p.m.||R.S. Ruth Dubzinski (2nd Anniv.) int. family (at Holy Spirit)|
|5:30 p.m.||R.S. David Bessette int. Gladys Hunter|
|Sunday, May 6||Acts 9: 26-31, 1 Jn. 3: 18-24, Jn. 15: 1-8|
|9:00 a.m.||R.S. Judy Marceau int. family (at Holy Spirit)|
|10:30 a.m.||R.S. Edward & Victoria Steiner int. family|
Today’s gospel is that of the Good Shepherd. Jesus is the good shepherd who looks over His flock. We are the flock who wander away, but sometimes comes back to the fold. Jesus invites everyone to listen to Him and be responsive to the calls around us.
CCD – This Sun., April 29, after the 9:00 AM Mass, classes will be held for Grades 1-8 from 10:00 – 11:30 and for the Confirmation Class from 10:00 – 1:00PM. Next Saturday, May 5, there will be a First Communion Retreat at Holy Spirit from 9:00 – Noon. First Communion will be held at the 9:00 AM Mass at Holy Spirit next Sunday, May 6th.
We begin the month of May this coming Tuesday. The month of May is dedicated to Mary. We will say the litany after morning Mass.
First Friday of the month is this week. Mass will be at 7:30 AM.
Next Sunday, May 6, we will have a Eucharistic Day. After the crowning of the Blessed Mother at the 10:30 Mass, the Blessed Sacrament will be exposed until 4:00 PM. Devotions to Mary and Jesus will be held at 4:00 PM with a homily and benediction. Spend some time with Jesus. Adoration schedule is up for people to sign for next Sunday.
Sunday, Mother’s Day, May 13 – the Sodality will be selling carnations for $1.25 for Mothers. Buy flowers for Mom! Confirmation will be administered at Holy Rosary Church by Bishop McManus for the Holy Spirit students. All are welcomed to attend.
Holy Saints this week – Tues., May 1, St. Joseph the Worker, Wed. May 2, St. Athanasius, Thurs. May 3, SS Philip & James.
Relay for Life – we are still seeking team members, if interested. Please call Ellie at 978-630-3079. We will have a scratch ticket raffle with prizes of $50 and $100 worth of scratch tickets to be drawn June 9 at the relay. Chances are on sale after Masses.
Please return your Partners in Charity donation as soon as possible. As of this printing, we have collected $4990.00. We are short $3165.00 of our goal. For those who have not contributed and wish to do so, please do so immediately so that we can close the campaign. Thank you.