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

Sunday August 19, 2018

8:00 a.m. Mass (+John, Mary, Leo, Harry, Joe & Bob Wendolek)
Council of Catholic Women Coffee & Rolls after Mass
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Abbie Ardolf Jr.)

Monday   August 20, 2018
St. Bernard, Abbot and Doctor of the Church

No Mass
7:00 p.m. Bazaar meeting

Tuesday August 21, 2018
St. Pius X, Pope

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Judy Kadlec)
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration
7:00 p.m. Knights of Columbus meeting

Wednesday  August 22, 2018
The Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary

9:40 a.m. Cokato Manor Rosary
10:00 a.m. Cokato Manor Mass (+Jean Penas)
1:00 p.m. parish offices closed for AFC staff meeting at SPX
7:00 p.m. AFC Confirmation Candidate/Parent/Sponsor meeting at St. Pius X

Thursday August 23, 2018
St. Rose of Lima, Virgin

10:10 a.m. Rosary at Cedar Crest
10:30 a.m. Mass at Cedar Crest (+Emil Kautz)

Friday  August 24, 2018
St. Bartholomew, Apostle

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Mileka Hall)

Saturday August 25, 2018
St. Louis St. Joseph Calasanz, Priest

Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation
4:00 p.m. Mass (+LeRoy Penas)

Sunday  August 26, 2018

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Myrtle & Rudolph Urban)
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Justin Nowak)

 This Week's Homily                (Audio)
Catholic Charities    Counseling Services
MASS VIDEO                                      & Live Streaming
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
Please Pray for these People
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

Bus. Office 320-327-2356
Rev. Anthony J. Stubeda, Pastor
  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
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 CharitiesíServices

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. - 4:00 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 donít use a cable box on your TV. This is available for Mediacom customers in both Silver Lake and Lester Prairie.
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.
TRAVELING CHALICE OPPORTUNITY: One of our responsibilities as Catholics is to pray for vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Our Traveling Chalice Prayer for Vocations program is a great opportunity for parishioners to pray and promote vocations. Each week, one family receives the chalice & book to take home. While the chalice is in your home, we ask that you make a family commitment to pray each day for vocations using the prayers provided in the book. If you as an individual or family are interested in participating, please contact Celia Knoll at the parish office. 320-327-2356.

COMMON CUP SCHOOL SUPPLY DISTRIBUTION will be held Wednesday, August 22 at the following locations: Crosspoint Church, 1215 Roberts Road, Hutchinson from 3:00 - 6:30 p.m. and at Lincoln School, 1621 16th Street East, Glencoe from 3:00 - 6:30 p.m. If you have any questions about this project, please contact Bev Bonte at 234-8344 for Hutchinson or Cheryl McDougall at 320-864-4194 for Glencoe. Thank you!

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22: Spreading the ďCulture of LifeĒ Mini Retreat, Assumption Church, Eden Valley, Mass: 5:45 p.m., Sloppy Joe supper, Guest speaker: Kari Hoeft. Contact, 320-453-7592 to sign-up by August 18.

GENERAL FEDERATION OF WOMENíS CLUB of Silver Lake will have their 2018 City Wide Fall Garage Sale Thursday
, August 23, Friday, August 24 and Saturday, August 25. Please call 320-327-2534 for more information.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 26: Silver Lake American Legion Post #141 hosting all you can eat breakfast, 8:00 -10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 30: Novena to our Lady of Good Health! Want to learn about "Our Lady of Good Health," an Indian Madonna? St Nicholas Catholic Church invites you to our prayer garden, to pray with us at the site of a beautiful hand crafted statue of "Our Lady of Good Health" from Velankanni, India. A nine consecutive evening "Novena" will start at 7:00 p.m. at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Carver. The Novena will be end on Saturday, September 8 with a Mass, honoring the feast day of "Our Lady of Good Health".

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5: 20th Annual Turkey Supper, Parish Hall, St. Johnís Catholic Church, Hector, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8: St. Paulís Evangelical reformed Church, Hamburg, celebrating 150th Anniversary with a concert by the Kingery Family at 6:30 p.m., followed by campfires and hayrides.

SEPTEMBER 8 & 9: St. Maryís Fall Festival, Waverly. Please see bulletin board for more information.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9: St. Boniface Parish Church Picnic, St. Bonifacius, picnic style lunch 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Cash Raffle, live music, beer/beverage stand, games

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14: Abbey Day of Prayer: Conversatio morum and the Exaltation of the Cross, Saint Johnís Abbey Guesthouse, Collegeville, MN. Presenter: Br. Aelred Senna, O.S.B. The day begins with Morning Prayer at 7:00 a.m. and concludes at 3:00 p.m. Cost: $55 includes programming, breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and materials. For those who would like to come the evening before, rooms are available at the Guesthouse at a discounted rate. To learn more or to register for a retreat go to: or call the Spiritual Life Office at 320-363-3929

Save aluminum can tabs: The KCís throughout Minnesota are saving pop tabs with proceeds going to the Ronald McDonald House. The different Councils are having a competition to see who collects the most pounds per capita. Please help out our Silver Lake Council by dropping off your tabs in the containers at the main entrance and lower level north entrance.
Area Faith Community News
ROSARY SOCIETY: We are inviting you to participate in the church ministries. Joining the Rosary Society is both fulfilling for your personal faith growth at your pace and also the church community. The founder of the Confraternity is St. Dominic, who at the request of the Blessed Virgin, introduced and established the prayer of the Most Holy Rosary. The Rosary Society through dues and donations, provides all the altar breads and maintaining of the linens. Your donations are greatly appreciated.

ROSARY SOCIETY is inviting women and men from the Area Faith Community to become members and receive an abundance of graces including extraordinary indulgences applicable to the souls in purgatory. Contact Laura Kaczmarek at 327-2499 or Celia Knoll at the parish office 327-2356 or for more information.

Reminder: Please pay your 2018 dues to help defray the cost of our hosts and altar needs. You will find your envelope in your donation packet or place in an envelope with your name and drop in the weekend collection. Make checks payable to Holy Family Rosary Society.

CATHOLIC CARIBBEAN CRUISE: come and sail away on a 7-night Caribbean cruise with Father Richard Gallagher on October 6-13, 2018 on MSC Cruises Seaside out of Miami, FL. Ports of call include Miami, FL; Ocho Rios, Jamaica; George Town, Cayman Islands; Nassau, Bahamas. Prices begin at $1,268.00 for two passengers and includes all port fees and taxes. Ask us about our lower non-refundable fares. Daily Mass is offered. Deposits of only $250.00 per person will reserve your cabin. Space is limited. For further information or to register, contact Doug or Eileen at 860-399-1785 or The deadline date is September 30, 2018.
DROP BOXES FOR CELL PHONES are available at all 3 parishes of the St. John Paul II Area Faith Community. If you have a cell phone you are no longer using, please consider recycling your phone by placing it in one of the boxes.

HAVE YOU EVER NEEDED AN EXTRA PRAYER? The healing power of the Prayer Network supports you or a family member in need of help. Contact Celia Knoll at 327-2356, if you would like to have a family member placed on the prayer network. This ministry is a way of our church community to hold others up to the Lord in prayer. We are also looking for volunteers to join

ADORATION is each Tuesday, following the 8:00 a.m. Mass until 4:00 p.m. There are still many open hours that need to be filled for Adoration, please pray that volunteers come forward. Open times are: End of Mass - 9:00 a.m. (1 volunteer needed), 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. (2 volunteers needed), 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. (1 volunteer needed), Noon - 1:00 p.m. (2 volunteers needed), 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. (1 volunteer needed), 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (2 volunteers needed). Also substitutes are needed. Please call Celia Knoll at the parish office if you can help us fill our open hours, 320-327-2356.

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Holy Family Statues/Pictures
HOLY FAMILY NOW HAS A YOUTUBE CHANNEL: Go to, type Holy Family Silver Lake in the search field, then press enter. You can view Mass videos in addition to the Video page link located on our church website.
                        RELIGIOUS EDUCATION NEWS

Catechists & Volunteers are needed for the upcoming 2018-19 Religious Ed year. We are in need of Co-Catechists for grades 9 and 11. We are also in need of substitute Catechists and Prayer Listeners. Please prayerfully consider volunteering for one of the open areas we have in our program. If you have questions about our program, are interested in teaching, or know of someone who might be a good fit, please contact Lori Penas at the parish office.

Confirmation Candidate/Parent Meeting: We will have our AFC Confirmation Candidate/Parent kick-off meeting on Wednesday, August 22 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Pius X Church in Glencoe. All juniors and their parents should have received a letter in the mail this past week. This is a mandatory meeting for all those wishing to be Confirmed in March, 2019, please plan to attend.

Religious Education classes begin September 5. If you havenít yet registered, please visit the Holy Family Religious Ed webpage to access and print the form at You can then drop it in the Sunday collection in an envelope marked Religious Ed, mail it in, or drop it off at the parish office.

With Fr. Paulís retirement from active ministry he is no longer available for emergency calls for the assistance of a priest. Please call Fr. Tony or Fr. Mike on their cell phones in cases of emergency or need for priestly assistance. The Winsted rectory phone is now forwarded to Fr. Tonyís cell phone. Both Fr. Tonyís and Fr. Mikeís cell phone numbers are in the masthead on the second page of this bulletin. As always, you may call any of the parish offices for assistance during regular business hours.
2018 Fall Festival