2020 Diocese of Colorado Springs Chart (w comparison 2019 figures) (bulletin insert)

Diocese of Colorado Springs Website Information on the 2020 Returning God's Gifts (RGG)

Please visit the "Stewardship" tab/section of our website for an up-to-date status report on the parish's contributions to the Diocese's 2020 RGG and its College Campus Ministry Capital Campaign. 

 

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2020 ECCO, OLV Parish and Knights of Columbus Thanksgiving Basket  (Donations until November 22)

2020 ECCO, OLV Parish and Knights of Columbus Thanksgiving Basket 

 

November - December Canned Food Drive   (Drive collections from November 14 to December 20, 2020)

(especially for those in need for their fall, winter, Christmas and New Year's meal needs)

Canned Food Drive (111520)

 

2020 ADVENT RECONCILIATION SERVICE SCHEDULE

 

St. Mark Parish        

December 10, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.

 

Ave Maria Parish

December 15, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.

 

Our Lady of the Visitation Parish

December 17, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.

 

St. Francis of Assisi Parish

December 22, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.

 

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Thanksgiving Christmas New Year Schedule (2020 2021)

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UPCOMING ADULT FAITH FORMATION OPPORTUNITIES / PRESENTATIONS

*  OLV Adult Faith Formation Handbook (2020)

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               Parish-level Individual Adult Faith Formation Presentation Announcements

Understanding Protestanism (Sola Scriptura) (October-November 2020) (revised 101620)

Understanding Martin Luther and Protestant Salvation (Oct Nov December 2020) (revised 101620)

Biblical Core Values - Honor and Shame Presentation (December 2020)

Christmas - The Census and the Star (December 2020)

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2020 BAPTISM PREPARATION CLASSES

                                                                       November 15  /  December 20

 

Baptismal preparation classes are required for both parents and godparents.  Classes will be scheduled once a month on the following Sundays at 3:00 p.m. in the church.  Participants are asked to please call the parish office to RSVP (303-646-4964) in advance to RSVP a seat for the class ; to ensure sufficient copies of handouts and certificates of completion are available.  Additionally, please call if you are unable to attend and/or need to cancel for any reason.  A baptismal preparation class is needed by both parents and godparent(s) before the Sacrament of Baptism can occur and is the training is valid for a period of two (2) years.

 

                                                   

                                                                          Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick    

                                                           (Quarterly, during the last Sunday, 10 a.m. Communal Mass):  

                                                2021 Communal Celebration within the Liturgy of the Mass

                                                                                (Pending official publication) 

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2021 Catholic Pilgrimages

 

Holy Land (Jerusalem, etc.) Pilgrimage

Spiritual Director: Fr. Robert Newbury

Date

     Duration   

     Destination

March 1 - March 10, 2021     

     10 days   

Israel

 

Brochure/Information:        https://www.206tours.com/tour110/

 

 

Shrines of Italy

Spiritual Director: Fr. Robert Newbury

Date

     Duration   

     Destination

September 27 - October 6, 2021     

     10 days

Italy

 

Brochure/Information:       https://www.pilgrimages.com/frnewbury/italy2021/