Liturgical Ministers Schedule
Commentators, Readers  -  Ushers, Greeters 
Eucharistic Ministers -          Altar Servers
Prayer & Meditation Room
Sunday October 15, 2017

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Frank & Emma Penas; +Leo & Johanna Hemerick and deceased family members)
Knights of Columbus recruitment at Mass
5:00 p.m. Discovering Christ session #2
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Virgie Chalupsky)

Monday October 16, 2017
St. Hedwig, Religious, St. Margaret Mary Alacoque, Virgin

No Mass

Tuesday October 17, 2017
St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Albert & Josephine Ardolf; +Marvin & Magdalen Miller)
8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
9:00 a.m. Council of Catholic Women quilting
7:00 p.m. Knights of Columbus meeting

Wednesday October 18, 2017
St. Luke, Evangelist

10:00 a.m. Mass with Anointing of the Sick (+Ray Mrkvicka)
                 luncheon to follow Mass
No Junior Choir practice
No Religious Education

Thursday October 19, 2017
Sts. John de Brébeuf and Isaac Jorgues, Priests

10:10 a.m. Cedar Crest Rosary
10:30 a.m. Cedar Crest Mass (+Joe & Bernice Gehlen; +Joe & Kate Gehlen; +Henry & Mary Podrasky)

Friday October 20, 2017
St. Paul of the Cross, Priest

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Leonard Kaminsky)

Saturday  October 21, 2017
Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation
4:00 p.m. Mass (+Harold Nowak)

Sunday  October 22, 2017

8:00 a.m. Mass (+John, Leo, Harry & Joe Wendolek)
1:30 p.m. AFC Living Rosary at St. Pius X
(please see the AFC page for an invitation to participate)
5:00 p.m. Discovering Christ session #3
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Claudette Guennigsmann)
Jesus of Mercy
Rosary Society
Knights of Columbus
 This Week's Homily                (Audio)
Catholic Charities    Counseling Services
On-line Greeting Cards
MASS VIDEO                                      & Live Streaming
All Praise be to the Father, the Son & the Holy Spirit!
Holy Family Catholic Church
  A Glance at the Week
Saint John Paul II Area Faith Community of Silver Lake, Glencoe & Winsted
This Week's Bulletin  Click Here
Past Bulletins
Cemetery Adornment Guidelines
Pray for the Sick
If you or someone you know is going to be homebound or in a care facility for any period of time, please contact Celia Knoll for arrangements to bring communion and visitation.

Celia Knoll at the office 327-2356
or cell 320-583-1320.

700 West Main Street
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Rectory 320-327-2261
Bus. Office 320-327-2356
Rev. Anthony J. Stubeda, Pastor
  Fr. Paul Schumacher, Associate
Fr. Michael Doyle, Associate
                     Weekend Masses
Saturday  4:00 p.m.     Sunday  8:00 a.m. & 8:00 p.m.
Homebound  Ministries
Homebound   Ministries
Virtus On-Line
                      Upcoming Community Events
please see bulletin board in back of church for more information
DIOCESE OF NEW ULM CATHOLIC CHARITIES SERVICES: Catholic Charities offers individual and family
counseling services in locations around the diocese. They also work with people interested in adoption. To make an
Appointment or learn more about Catholic Charities’Services

CATHOLIC ORDER OF FORESTERS OFFERING A PRODUCT TO HELP YOUR PARISH: See below for another way to support our Catholic Parish Area Faith Community. The Catholic Order of Foresters has life insurance policies that offer you financial security and the satisfaction of knowing you provided for your beneficiaries and given a meaningful benefit to our Catholic parish without any additional cost to you. For complete details, contact COF Agent Jean Kappel, FICF at 320-485-2821 or Catholic Order of Foresters Bringing Catholic Values to Life! A fraternal benefit life insurance society since 1883. Home Office: 800-552-0145. #15-01-103 JK1844 (11/15)
  Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
  Every Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
If you are interested in learning more about the Rosary Society,
please contact,
President, Celia Knoll
Vice President, Minerva Stritesky
Secretary, Patricia Mahon
327-2801 or
Treasurer, Jeanette Mickolichek

FORMED  Website          click here
SIGN UP FOR FORMED: Formed is an on-line resource and is a great way to deepen your faith, answer questions you might have and to grow in your understanding of our faith. You can sign-up by goingto, click on register, enter our parish code, RJHGCW, fill in the information and begin enjoying the  . Your brothers and sisters already using Formed are waiting for you.

Our weekend Mass is now
showing on TV
at 8:00 p.m. Saturday,
9:30 a.m. Sunday
and 7:00 p.m. Tuesday
for everyone to enjoy. Mass will show on channel 8 if you use a Mediacom cable box or on channel 107.3 if you don’t use a cable box on your TV. This is available for Mediacom customers in both Silver Lake and Lester Prairie.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 18: The Glencoe American Legion Auxiliary will be hosting “Tip Nite” at Un-Hinged Pizza, Glencoe from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. Please join us and help support our veterans

OCTOBER 18, 19, 20: St. Anastasia Church Rummage Sale, at St. Anastasia School Auditorium.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21: “Women Obtaining Wisdom” presents Eucharistic Miracles by Cathie Wallyn, 9:30 a.m., St. Anastasia Church, hospitality area, Hutchinson. For more information please contact Alanna Dahl at 320-583-2432 or

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22: Silver Lake American Legion breakfast,
8:00 - 10:30 a.m.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29: St. Michael’s Fall Festival, Gaylord Legion Hall, 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

CROW RIVER HABITAT FOR HUMANITY: We are in great need for volunteers to help us finish out the 25th Habitat home. We are very far behind and are looking for volunteers. Please contact Michele at if you are able to help.

AMERICORPS: Legacy Corps for Veterans and Military families is looking for volunteers 17 years or older. Please contact Sarah Doering, Caregiver Support and Respite Care Program Coordinator at
EUCHARISTIC ADORATION: One of the great opportunities we have in our parish is to spend time in the presence of the Lord through Eucharistic Adoration. From 8:30 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. each Tuesday, the Eucharist is exposed in the chapel for quiet prayer and adoration.

is in need of volunteers, 18 years of age and older, to visit hospice patients and their families in your neighborhood. We provide ongoing training and offer a flexible schedule
. Please contact Pam Ainslie
at Allina Health hospice Volunteer Services at
Week of October 15th

Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.;
Tuesday: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.;
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.,
Thursday: 7:00-10:00 a.m. & 12:00-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Knights are collecting pop tabs to help the Ronald McDonald
Houses of Minnesota. Containers have been placed for you to drop
your tabs off at church.
power of the prayer network supports you or a family member in
need of help. This ministry is a way of the community holding others
up to the Lord in prayer. We are looking for volunteers to be a part of
our prayer network. Please contact Celia Knoll 327-2356 if you
would like more information or to volunteer for the prayer network.
Thank you for considering this important ministry.
Quilting We are just starting up our quilting for the season on Tuesday’s, at 9:00 a.m. in the education center, (enter through the red doors). If you are interested in learning how to quilt, this is a good time to come and join us, as the group is willing to help you get started. We are also looking for help in sewing quilt tops which can be any size or any pattern. If you are interested, please stop in on Tuesdays, or contact Celeste Zirbes at 320-282-1909.

Prolife Collection: We are collecting items for Birthright Crisis Pregnancy Center now through Monday, November 27, 2017. A list of needed items can be found on the pack-n-play in the back of church. Let’s fill it up! For all monetary donations, please make checks payable to Birthright and place in envelope
paper drive will be held on
Friday, October 27 & 28 from 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
with profits going to the Silver Lake Fire & Ambulance departments & Winter Fest. Items accepted include newspapers, junk mail, magazines, paper bags and cardboard. Cardboard needs to be kept separate from paper and NO plastic is accepted.
For more information contact Ray Bandas 327-3115.

THANK YOU: We thank Ron Penas for the generous donation towards the new dishwasher that he made in memory of his wife, Jean.

Wednesday, October 18
, you are invited to
celebrate Mass with the Anointing of the Sick
at 10:00 a.m. at the Church of the Holy Family in Silver Lake.
A free will offering lunch will be served after Mass.
WARM COAT COLLECTION CONTINUES: Boxes for the Common Cup Ministries Warm Coat Collection are out at each parish. The last day for donations is October 16. Common Cup Ministry will be sponsoring another warm coat and clothing distribution on October 18. Distribution will take place at Maplewood Academy (820 Main St. N.), Hutchinson, during the MEA Break from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

HURRICANE MARIA AND EARTHQUAKE COLLECTION: On the weekend of October 21 and 22, we will be taking a second collection to help victims of Hurricane Maria, which devastated Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and to assist victims of recent earthquakes in Mexico. If you plane to donate by check, please make your check payable to your respective parish.

FIFTH ANNUAL FRIENDS OF SAN LUCAS GALA: The Friends of San Lucas will be holding their annual Gala on Saturday, October 28, from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. at the Verizon Center, Mankato. The evening includes dinner, silent and live auctions and an update on all the good work happening at the mission in San Lucas Tolimán, Guatemala. Tickets and sponsorships are available at