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Find Your Greatness: Four Habits That will Transform Your Life is a half-day event featuring Dr. Allen Hunt. This event will be held on Saturday, September 15, from 9:00 am-1:00 pm at St. Vincent DePaul Parish in Cape. Tickets are $25 and may be purchased at DynamicCatholic.com or call 859-980-7900. For more information, check the flyer p...

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Letters have been sent to the parents of our youth who are eligible to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation next Spring. Please return these letters to the Parish Office, to Toni Grojean, or to Father David by THIS TUESDAY, MAY 22. If the letter is not returned, it is assumed that your child will not be receiving this Sacrament.

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We extend our prayers and best wishes to the graduating Seniors of our parish family: Bryce Bays Michaela Glaus Elvis Jacobo Thomas Lankheit William Leonard Allison Miles William Pratt Kathryn Price We are very proud of you! With God's help and guidance each day, may you fulfill and reach your hopes and dreams...

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Wednesday, May 23– Field Day. Wednesday, May 23—Fazoli’s Night from 5:00-7:00 pm. Cost is $10. Tickets are available in the School and Parish Office. Thursday, May 24—Last Day of School. May 29-August 3—Summer School for grades Pre-K and Kindergarten. If interested, call 471-0841 to enroll or for more i...

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Today we celebrate the Solemnity of Pentecost, which marks the Birthday of the Church with the sending of the Holy Spirit. Pentecost also brings to a close the celebration of the Easter Season. May the hope, peace, and joy of our Risen Savior be forever present in our hearts, our homes, and our world! 

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On behalf of our parish, we extend our thanks and gratitude to all those who give of their time to help as Lectors. We are very grateful for your time and commitment in proclaiming God’s Word given to us in Sacred Scripture at the celebration of Mass. May we grow in our love for the Scriptures and the truth which God shares with us ...

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Our annual DDF Appeal will be held THIS weekend (May 5/6). Our parish goal this year is $49,500. Please prayerfully consider your pledge for this important work and ministry of the Church in Southern Missouri. Your prayers are greatly appreciated and needed as well in order to make this effort a success! 

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A new roof as well as new HVAC (heating/cooling) units are needed for the Pre-K building. We have received bids for this work and hope to complete it in the near future. We will also be seeking bids to possibly renovate the Rock House for use as the rectory or to construct a new rectory in place of the Rock House. These plans were discuss...

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We are looking for parishioners (men and women, old and young, and everybody in between!) who would be willing to help maintain the landscaped areas around the church and parish center. The more people we have helping with this will make it easier for everyone! Please consider dedicating some of your time to help keep our parish grounds l...

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Our special collection THIS weekend (April 28/29) will be for the Catholic Home Missions Appeal. Your contributions will help strengthen the Church at home and ensure that the Gospel is spread across the United States. Please prayerfully consider how you can supp0rt this appeal!

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We are looking for parishioners (men and women, old and young, and everybody in between!) who would be willing to help maintain the landscaped areas around the church and parish center. The more people we have helping with this will make it easier for everyone! Please consider dedicating some of your time to help keep our parish grounds l...

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As we begin the month of May this coming week, consider taking time to pray the Rosary with your family. This is a beautiful devotion of our Catholic Faith. We are reminded that "the family who prays together stays together"! The month of May is dedicated to the honor of the Blessed Virgin. May we love our Lord in the same way s...

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On behalf of our parish, we extend our thanks and gratitude to those in our parish who give of their time and talent to serve as Sacristans. We are very grateful for your time and commitment in doing a lot of the "behind the scenes" work in setting everything up for the celebration of Mass and other liturgical events. May God ab...

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Our celebration of First Holy Communion will be held NEXT Sunday, April 29, at 2:00pm. Please keep our children in prayer who will receive our Lord's Body and Blood for the first time in the Holy Eucharist! 

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As Catholics, we hold the special belief that Marriage is one of the Sacraments of our Faith instituted by the Lord Himself. Those who are baptized Catholic and who profess to be Catholic have a serious moral and spiritual obligation to celebrate their marriage within the Catholic Church in order for it to be considered valid and binding....

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Sunday, April 15— St. Denis Parish (Benton) will host a Mission Breakfast from 7:30 am to 11:30 am. Good Will Offerings will be accepted. Proceeds will be used for the Haiti 180 Mission Trip. Notre Dame Summer Camp Registration is now open at www.notredamehighschool.org/ summercamps. Camps are open to students entering grades K-8 ...

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The Women of St. Francis Xavier will host the next “Ladies Night Out” THIS Tuesday, April 17. The evening will begin with Eucharistic Adoration at 6:30pm concluding with Benediction at 7:30pm. The opportunity for Confession will be available during this time. Following Benediction, small group discussions with snacks will be h...

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A special gathering for mothers and daughters will be held in the Fellowship Room at Immaculate Conception Parish in Jackson on Saturday, April 21, beginning at 10:30am. This event, entitled "Wonder of Eve", is for young ladies in 7th grade and older and their mothers. The focus of this presentation is the beauty and power of th...

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It was recommended and decided to keep all donations/offerings for the Lenten Rice Bowl in the parish to use for local needs, especially if someone in our parish family is in need. Thanks to everyone who contributed to this effort. A total of $1,268.64 was received through everyone's generosity. If anyone in the parish has some type o...

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Sunday, April 8—Old St. Vincent’s Church (Cape Girardeau) will celebrate Divine Mercy Sunday with Confessions & Eucharistic Adoration at 2pm with Divine Mercy Holy Hour from 3-4pm. St. Francis Medical Center in Cape invites you to visit their gift shop for religious articles, inspirational items and Catholic gifts. For m...

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On behalf of our parish, we extend our prayers, support, and best wishes to Ron Spell and Marc Eaves as they are received and initiated into the Church through the Easter Sacraments last Saturday evening. We are blessed to have you join us in our Catholic Faith! May we inspire them by the example we give in the living out of our own love ...

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We are taking nominations for new School Board members for St. Francis Xavier School. To serve on the School Board, a person must be a practicing Catholic and have an invested interest in the well -being and growth of our parish school. The deadline to submit a nomination is Sunday, April 22. Elections for new members will be held at the ...

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Our parish will be hosting the next Catholic Ladies Night on Tuesday, April 17. All ladies of our parish are invited to attend and participate in this special evening of prayer and fellowship. More information will be included in next week's bulletin.

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