Pittsburgh Catholic Ad Dec. 23
Courtesy Greg Gribble
On New Year’s Eve, Saturday Dec. 31, there will be a social with refreshments and finger foods starting at 9:30 PM in the Archives Room, ending before 11 PM. Mini Turkey and Ham sandwiches will be provided. If you will be attending, please brink a drink or snack to share (pop, chips etc.). Please email Greg Gribble with what you’ll be bringing.
The Blessed Sacrament will be exposed starting at 11 PM for an hour of adoration.
At Midnight, Low Mass for the Octave Day of the Nativity will be celebrated.
The Schola Cantorum of Saint John XXIII Parish has released a second album, Resurrexit Sicut Dixit (He is Risen as He Said), featuring music for Lent and Easter. The album is available wherever digital music is sold (Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, etc.) in CD format from Amazon, and will be available in CD format for sale at the parish for $10.00 starting Sunday, December 11, 2016, while supplies last.
A gala Christmas concert by Maestro Hector Olivera will be performed on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at 3:00 PM in Saint Boniface Church.
Works of Bach, Franck, Widor and music for the Christmas season will be performed. The concert is free and open to the public and is sponsored in part by Gerrero and Kirk Classic Organs of Pittsburgh and the Allen Organ Company.
From Father Dolan: “Our outdoor Christmas Scene will be erected on Saturday, Dec. 17 at 10 AM. We can use some able bodied people to help set it up. Bring some tools, gloves and hats at 10 AM so that we can complete our yearly project in due time. Thanks in advance for giving of your time and abilities.”
Gladys M. Rombach of Ross Township died on Sunday, December 4, 2016. Friends will be received at Devlin Funeral Home, 806 Perry Highway, North Hills. on Thursay, Dec. 8 from 2-4 & 6-8 PM. Obituary in the Post-Gazette.
The funeral Mass for Mrs. Rombach will be at 11 a.m. Friday, December 9, at St. Boniface Church.
Requiem aeternam dona ei Domine, et lux perpetua luceat ei.
Requiescat in pace. Amen.