soon as possible. St. Mary’s Knights of Columbus To

570-868-6096. St. Mary’s of Dorrance is a welcoming church. The pastor of St. Mary’s is Reverend Joseph Evanko, and Reverend Gerald Shantillo, Assistant Pastor. The weekend Mass schedule isSaturday at 5: 30 p. m. and Sunday at

9 a. m. Altar & Rosary Society is looking fora few “ Good Members.” Did you know that our Society purchases the hosts, wine, altar candles, and most anything else needed for the altar? When you support our Society and fundraisers, you are caring for the House of the Lord. However, members are needed to continue our work. Not only do we care for our church, but we have a wonderful social friendship among us. Please contact any member or call MaureenBaabat

570-379-3721. The Knights of Columbus will meet Wednesday, Sept3 at 7: 30 p. m. in the social hall For information on callTonyat 570-868-8401 orJohnat

570-379-3721. St. Mary’s parish is participating in the Loaves and Fishes Program to benefit the Saint Vince de Paul Soup Kitchen. This month’s item is Peanut butter. Baskets

are in Church. Living with Grief: A freebereavement support group-When a loved one dies, a support group setting offers many healing benefits. The Spiritual Care team at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center will hosttwo free “ Living with Grief” support group series on Wednesdays in the afternoon and evening. Forinformationcall

570-808-5539. The annual Chicken BBQ on Saturday, September13 from 4-8 p. m. Mark your calendars! You don’t want to miss

this great meal. We are putting together a list of names of people who are willing to volunteer as needed. Various jobs include helping to stuff raffle tickets and with bulk mailings. Please call the parish office to have your name added

to the list. A few weeks available in 2014 to have the SanctuaryCandle lit “ in memoryof” or “ in honor of” a loved one. Please call the parish office

for available dates. Catholic Underground is an apostulate of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal in answer to Saint John Paul II’s call for evangelization utilizing the media and through the sharing of talents in the arts and with music. Catholic Underground is held once a month during the fall and spring at the John Paul II Center at the Gate of Heaven Church, 40 Machel Avenue, Dallas. The next Catholic Underground is Sat., Sept. 20. Eucharistic Adoration begins at 7 p. m. and Underground. Forinformationcall

570-675-2121. Office Hours at Saint Mary’s are Monday and Wednesday from 9a.m. to 3p. m. andat St. Jude’s, Tuesday andThursday from 9a. m. to

1 p. m. In case of emergencypleasecall 570-474-6315 and follow the prompts for emergency. Your call will be returned as