Parish News/Upcoming Events

February 2 –  The Presentation of the Lord – candles will be blessed at the 8:00am and 5:30 pm Masses. If you would like your candles blessed please bring them to Mass.

February 3 –  The Feast of St. Blaise. Throats will be blessed at the 8:00 am and at the 7:00 pm Mass.

February 6 – St. Elizabeth Maltese Society 32nd Annual St. Paul of the Shipwreck Festa –  Mass: 4:30 pm Dinner: 6:00 pm in Cantwell Hall Menu: Rib-eye Steak, Salad, Mostaccioli, Wine and Dessert ADULTS: $25.00 CHILDREN: (5-10) $10.00 For Tickets Call: John Sant 467-1413 Tony Sammut 467-1686 Carmen Micallef 586-2597 Frances Cairns 468-8636 Josie Ghiglieri 333-5290

Year-End Statement – As we prepare to close the books on 2015, please contact the parish office in writing if you are in need of a year-end statement of your donations. We are only able to provide statements to parishioners who have used Sunday envelopes to make their donations.

2016 Mass Intentions – Dates are still available for 2016 Mass Intentions. If you would like to request Masses please submit them in writing to the parish office. If the Mass you request is not available an alternate date will be chosen for you.

Archbishop’s Annual Appeal  – Our parish assessment for 2015 was  $36,100.00. We have not met our 2015 Archbishop’s Annual Appeal. We are $6,887.00 s short of meeting our goal. Thank you to the parishioners who have faithfully contributed to this great appeal. The unpaid balance will be paid from parish funds.

New Members Wanted for the St. Elizabeth Over 50 Club: Must be 50 years of age or older to qualify. Meetings are Thursdays 12:00 noon in Cantwell Hall. After a short meeting, coffee and dessert will be served. Play bingo or cards. Lunch once a month for members only at an additional cost. Dues are $50.00 per year. If you are interested please come to a meeting for complimentary coffee and dessert.

Ministry to the Homebound – Did you know that St. Elizabeth Parish has an active outreach ministry to the homebound, sick, elderly, and disabled who are unable to attend weekly Mass? Legion of Mary members are prepared to make regular visits to bring Communion and to share the news of our parish community. If you or someone you know is homebound and would like to arrange for regular Communion visits or annointing of the sick, please call the parish office at 415-468-0820