Weekly Messenger: September 8, 2021
WWPR Renovation Mass/Confession Schedule
STM/OLR Music Ministry Update
Collection for Haiti
Holy Hour for Victims of Abuse next Tuesday
WWPR Bulletin Links
Music Ministry Announcement for
St. Matthias & OLR
The choir will resume singing at the Saturday afternoon Masses at St. Matthias on September 11at 4:30 pm. During the OLR renovations, choir rehearsal will be held at St. James, beginning Thursday, September 9 at 7:00 pm in church. After renovations are complete, we will return to practicing at OLR in the choir loft.
Not only do we look forward to present members returning, but we are also open to new members joining! Both adults and youth, grade 5 or above, are welcome to join. Youth are not required to attend the Thursday evening rehearsal, but should arrive at 3:45 pm on Saturday afternoons at St. Matthias for rehearsal.
Music ministry is open to anyone who can match pitch (“carry a tune”) or play an
instrument. For those who would like to sing, prior experience or the ability to read music is not necessary, and you do not have to be a professionally trained singer. We provide on-the-job training! Please contact Music Director, Michael Collins, at
or the parish office at 825-8626 if interested in becoming a part of the music ministry.
Special Collection for Haiti
This weekend, September 11 &12 at each Mass there will be a special second collection
for relief for the people of Haiti.
Holy Hour for Victims of Abuse
Please join us at
7:00 pm at St. Matthias on Tuesday, September 14
, the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, for a Holy Hour in reparation for the sins of abuse in the Church. In addition to greater vigilance and accountability, it is important for us
to pray and sacrifice for healing in the Church and reparation for offenses against God and our fellow man. We will have exposition of the Blessed Sacrament,
a rosary, confessions, and benediction.
WWPR Bulletin Links
Click here to access the WWPR webpage and bulletin
Click here to have the Sunday bulletin sent via email weekly
on Wednesday, September 8 at 12:00PM