Catholic Charities Hurricane Aid Drop-off Locations.
Bishop Dewane’s State Investigation Letter.
Find out more about how our parish and Diocese is dealing with the sexual abuse crisis.
Clothing Drive: Start saving your usable clothes now for Migrant Workers! Drive will take place December 15th & 16th sponsored by the K of C.
Circle of Life Charity Golf Tournament, K of C Charities (Pregnancy Solutions, Solve Maternity Homes and Our Mother’s House) will take place November 3rd at Pelican Pointe Shotgun start at 8AM. For more info and to Register click here!
Sugar Bowl Show of Shows: Former members of the Beach Boys feature California Surf, Incorporated – Venice Performing Arts Center, Sunday, November 25th at 2PM. Proceeds benefit Catholic Charities. Get tickets here.
Twice a year Our Lady of Lourdes Prison Ministry in conjunction with Kairos Prison Ministry go behind prison walls for four retreat days. On November 1st-4th we will be locked in with the inmates in a Cursillo-like retreat that includes a series of talks, discussion, chapel meditations and creating Christian Community. You too can reach behind prison walls with us through your prayers and donations. Whatever you can give is OK with us for every dollar counts and every prayer helps. You can give your donations to John Dinka, 303-5706, Don Burnham, 4683400 or Gary Guyon, 460-1946 if you see them around church grounds. If not, leave it at the front desk in the office or mail it to the parish marked Prison Ministry.
October 1st: Tickets go on sale at the parish office for the K of C sponsored PAUL TODD AND PAUL TODD JR CHRISTMAS CONCERT Sunday, December 2, 2018 in the Parish Hall. Adult $20.00, Student (12 & under) $10.00.
October 2nd: First Session of “The Bible and the Virgin Mary” Bible Study in the Education Building at 6PM.
October 3rd: First session of 6-week Grief Seminar: to help understand the grief journey and to help integrate grief into our lives. Education Building at 10AM. No cost.
October 3rd: First Session for those who wish to become Catholic in the RCIA program open to all interested. Click here for more details.
October 4th: First Book Club Meeting 10 a.m. in Education Building. Call Kathy Quinnan 445-8137 Book: The Four Tendencies by Gretchen Ruben.
October 4th: First Session of Bishop Robert Barron’s DVD on “The Mass” in the Education Building at 6PM.
October 4th: Blessing of Animals in the parish soccer field at 2PM for the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi. See photos of this event!
October 12th-14th: Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend at the Hilton Gardens Hotel in Oldsmar.
October 13th-14th: Signup at all Masses for Forty Days for Life at Planned Parenthood.
October 20th: Welcome Newcomers Reception – 4PM
October 21st: Welcome Newcomers Reception – 11AM
October 21st: Youth Soccer Challenge starting at 11:30AM on the soccer field.
October 24th: Council of Catholic Women (CCW) Newcomers’ coffee in the Parish Center at 11AM.
October 26th: Catholic singles from both Our Lady of Lourdes and Epiphany are welcome to join us for dinner, music, and dancing at the American Legion, 1770 East Venice Avenue at 5:30 pm. Call Marie at 941-493-8579 or email her at email@example.com
October 28th: Fall Festival at the parish from 11AM to 3PM. BBQ by the K of C, water slide, inflatables, face painting, games & music. Everyone’s Invited! Questions call (941) 497-2931.
October 28th-29th: 5th Sunday Rosary led by the K of C before all Masses and the Food Collection.
October 29th: Our Lady of Lourdes day for Forty Days for Life at Planned Parenthood – 9AM to 5PM. Join in today for one hour to pray in front of Planned Parenthood (736 Central Ave., Sarasota). If you need more information please call Kathy Yaglenski or John Yaglenski at 941-408-7558.