St. Mary’s of Dorrance is a welcoming church. The pastor of St. Mary’s is Rev. Joseph Evanko, and Rev. Jeffrey Tudgay, Assistant Pastor. The weekend Mass schedule is Saturday at 5:30 p. m. and Sunday at 9 a. m.
Religious Education Classes: Eighth Grade: February 12/13 and February 26/27. Seventh Grade: January 29/30. Retreat: February 11 or 12. Please attend on your scheduled day.
Sanctuary Candles are still available for 2017. Candle intentions may be placed “in memory of” or “ in honor of” a friend or loved one. Donation is $5. Call the parish office for availability.
Altar & Rosary Sponsoring Cookies for Shut-ins-The Altar & Rosary is accepting donations of cooks and sweets for our shut-ins. Kindly deliver your treats to the meeting room on Saturday, February 11, 9-11 a. m.
Tickets for Jonah Still Available
Reserve your tickets for “Jonah” before it’s too late. The show is at the Sight and Sound Theatre in Lancaster on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Cost $125 per adult and $70 per child (3-12) includes the show, dinner at Hershey Farms, and transportation. A 50% non-refundable deposit is due with reservation. Payment in full is due by March 5, 2017. Sorry, absolutely NO REFUNDS. Questions: Alice Albertson 570-3792629 between 6:30PM-8:00PM (MF).
Diocesan Wedding Anniversary Mass & Celebration-His Excellency, the Most Reverend Joseph C. Bambera, D. D.,J. C. L., Bishop of Scranton and the Office for Parish Life wish to invite couples celebrating their 25th or 50th wedding anniversary in 2017 to a diocesan Wedding Anniversary Mass to be held on Sunday, June 11, 2017. The event includes a 2:30 P. M. Mass at St. Peter’s Cathedral, Scranton followed by a reception. Requests for an invitation, with a mailing address, should be made through your Parish Office before March 13.
KOC Sweethearts’ Dance-The Knights of Columbus will be hosting their Annual Sweethearts’ Dance on Saturday, February 11, beginning at 6 P. M. The evening includes dinner, dancing, and refreshments. Cost is $20 per person. Tickets are available after Mass.
Tax statements for 2016 were mailed to homes. Please call the office if you did not receive one and need this information for your records.