Altar & Rosary Society Welcomes New OfficersAt St. Mary’s Church

St. Mary’s of Dorrance is a welcoming church. The pastor of St. Mary’s is Reverend Joseph Evanko, and Rev. Jeffrey Tudgay, Reverend Assistant Pastor. The weekend Mass schedule is Saturday at 5:30 p. m. and Sunday at 9 a. m.

The Altar & Rosary Society welcomes new officers: President: Julia Vencak, Vice President: Maureen Miller, Secretary: Pat Osisek, and Treasurer: Susan Miller. The ladies meet the third Monday of the month in the dining room.

Seventh & Eight Grade Parents: You should have received a letter in the mail regarding upcoming meetings for Confirmation. If you have not received a letter please call the parish office.

Religious Registration Forms: Registration forms can be found in the file holder in the vestibule of the church. Classes for children in Kindergarten through sixth grade are held at Saint Mary’s. Seventh and eighth grade classes are held at Saint Jude.

Catechists and Aides are needed at Saint Mary’s for the 2016-2017 school year. Please call Mrs. Heller if you can donate your time to teach our young Catholics or for more information.

Parents: Please share all youth group related activities with your children. Many have expressed that they do not read the bulletin so they don’t always know what is going on.

Background Checks for

Volunteers-Pennsylvania law requires employees and adult volunteers who work around children to obtain background checks. All background checks must be completed and on file in the office by July 1, 2016. If you already have clearances please send a copy to our parish office. Applications can be found in the file folder in the vestibule. For more information call the office.

Father Joe’s 25th Anniversary Celebration-Please find an invitation to Father Joe’s Anniversary Celebration in this bulletin. Space is limited so please get your reservation in as soon as possible.

Choir practice for Father Joe’s Anniversary Mass will be held on Wednesdays, June 8 and 15 from 7-8:30p.m. at Saint Jude Church. All choir members are asked to please remember to fill out an RSVP form found in the bulletin.