Liturgical Ministers Schedule
Commentators, Readers  -  Ushers, Greeters 
Eucharistic Ministers -          Altar Servers
Prayer & Meditation Room
Sunday April 23, 2017

8:00 a.m. Mass
(+Hank Pawlicki)
2:00 p.m. Diocesan Divine Mercy Sunday celebration
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Leona Nowak;
+Leo J. Sr. & Angeline Nowak)

Monday April 24, 2017
St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen, Priest and Martyr

No Mass

Tuesday April 25, 2017
St. Mark, Evangelist
8:00 a.m. Mass (+Joe & Bernice Gehlen; +Joe & Kate Gehlen;
                         +Henry & Mary Podrasky)
8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
1:00 p.m. Bereavement session in church lower level

Wednesday  April 26, 2017
9:40 a.m. Cokato Manor Rosary
10:00 a.m. Cokato Manor Mass (+Tara Juhnke; +George Chap)
6:30 p.m. Religious Education Closing Mass
(l. & d. Council of Catholic Women members) with May Crowning;
Jr. Choir leads music. Ice Cream Social follows Mass

Thursday  April 27, 2017
10:10 a.m. Cedar Crest Rosary
10:30 a.m. Cedar Crest Mass (+Ray & Cathy Ewald)
7:00 p.m. Area Pastoral Council meeting

Friday  April 28, 2017
St. Peter Chanel, Priest and Martyr;
St. Louis Grignion de Montfort, Priest
8:00 a.m. Mass (+Leonard Kaminsky)
6:30 p.m. Knights of Columbus Banquet at Silver Lake Legion

Saturday   April 29, 2017
St. Catherine of Siena, Virgin and Doctor of the Church
9:00 a.m. First Communion rehearsal with parents and candidates
Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation
Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll Campaign
4:00 p.m. First Communion Mass (+Bernie & Dean Kaczmarek;
                             deceased Kaczmarek & Schermann families)

Sunday   April 30, 2017

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Irvan Posusta)
Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll Campaign
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Albert & Josephine Ardolf;
                                                             +Marvin & Magdalen Miller)
Jesus of Mercy
Rosary Society
Knights of Columbus
 This Week's Homily                (Audio)
Catholic Charities    Counseling Services
On-line Greeting Cards
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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.
Celia & Lori are available to assist as schedules allow.

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
Bobbi's Office Hours Week of April 23rd
                      Upcoming Community Events
please see bulletin board in back of church for more information
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 call 1-866-670-5163.

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)

HOLY LAND PILGRIMAGE: Walk where Jesus walked,10 days,
Jerusalem, Nazareth, Bethlehem, Cana, Mount Carmel, Mount Tabor,
Dead Sea, Sea of Galilee, Way of the Cross, Mount Calvary, Jericho
and much more; February 14-23, 2017, contact Fr. John Vakulskas Jr, for more information.

  Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
  Every Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Monday - Friday: 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.  
If you are interested in learning more about the Rosary Society,
please contact,
President, Celia Knoll
Vice President, Minerva Stritesky 327-2147,
Secretary, Patricia Mahon
327-2801 or
Treasurer, Jeanette Mickolichek

FORMED  Website          click here
LAST CALL for anyone interested in going to San Lucas this summer. Must have names by April 30. Call Gerald at 320-327-2441 for more information.

2018 PILGRIMAGE TO ROME: January 28 - February 8, 2018. Rome, Assisi, Pompei, overnight cruise to Sicily. 2 priests on the trip. Informational meeting April 29, 2017 at the Crow River Winery at 6:00 p.m. Call Gerald 320-327-2441 for more information.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26: Glencoe American Red Cross Blood Drive, Glencoe City Center, 1:00 - 7:00 p.m. Call 864-3475 for an appointment or simply walk in that day.
APRIL 27 - 29, 2017: Silver Lake City Wide Garage Sale. To obtain a list of sale addresses please contact

FRIDAY, APRIL 28: Crow River Habitat for Humanity, 12th Annual Hammer & Nails Fundraising Event, 5:30 - 9:00 p.m., Crow River Golf Club, Hutchinson. The evening includes a served dinner, music, auctions, raffles and games! This year in addition to Bodie on the piano, singer/songwriter, Carey Keavy will perform and Mike Kutzke will dazzle us with his unique humor. Please call Habitat office to reserve your tickets - $45.00 - 320-587-8868
SATURDAY, APRIL 29: Brownton Congregational Church Spring Tea, 1:00 p.m. The day includes a short program and singing, finger sandwiches and desserts.

SUNDAY, APRIL 30: Singing Friends Chorus, Spring Concert Series, 2:00 p.m., St. Mark Lutheran Church, New Germany, Contact Karen de Boer, Director, 320-864-2742 for more information.

SUNDAY, MAY 7: Singing Friends Chorus, Spring Concert Series, 2:00 p.m., Church of Peace, Norwood Young America, Contact Karen de Boer, Director, 320-864-2742 for more information.

OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE PILGRIMAGE: Travel with Father Robert Mraz, Pastor of St. Paul’s in Walnut Grove on our: Our Lady of Guadalupe trip to Mexico. Where to: Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine in Mexico City • Tlaxcala - St. Michael appeared • Ocotlan - Mary appeared • Puebla - incorrupt saint • San Juan Teotihuacan - pyramids • Acolman - monastery. Trip Dates: 7/8/2017 to 7/14/2017. Cost: $2500.00 Airfare from any airport and ALL Included. To register, please contact (855) 842-8001 or (508) 340-9370. You can also register online at Flyers are located at the entrances at Holy Family, in the gather area at Holy Trinity and in the kiosk at St. Pius X.
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.
On Tuesday, April 25, at 7:00 p.m
. the committee that will guide the conclusion of the renovation of our church with new flooring, pews and air-conditioning will meet for the first time. We will meet in the parish education center. Please enter through the red doors. Our agenda will include a review of the financing of the project, a setting of what we want to accomplish, the discussion of the process we will have to follow and the choice of a contractor to work with.

KC Banquet
is Friday, April 28 at the Silver Lake Legion. Members, wives and widows of members are invited to attend at no cost for the meal. 6:00 p.m. social hour, 7:00 p.m. dinner with a program to follow. RSVP by April 14 to Chad Bandas at 320-282-0488.

Tootsie Roll Drive: The KC’s will be handing out Tootsie Rolls the weekend of April 29 & 30, with proceeds to aid handicapped persons. Please be generous.

Remember to keep saving pop tabs to help the Ronald McDonald Houses of Minnesota, through the month of April. Containers are available for you to drop the tabs off in church.
Please join our Religious Ed students and parents as we end their year with
Mass and May Crowning
on Wednesday, April 26 at 6:30 p.m.
followed by an Ice Cream Social in the Church lower level. Come and rejoice with our Catechists and students as they give thanks to God for a year of growing in knowledge and wisdom.

Please keep our 2nd graders and their parents in your prayers as they finalize their preparations to receive the Sacrament of First Eucharist
on Saturday, April 29 at the 4:00 p.m. Mass.
THANK YOU to all who helped with the cemetery cleanup.
Those from our Area Faith Community who have recently suffered a death of a loved one are invited to gather with others who are living through the same experience for an afternoon of reflection and understanding on
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
The seminar is entitled, “Does This Happen to Everyone?” Fr. Paul Schumacher will reflect on our faith and the challenges of understanding death and Ms. Mary Nelson, a social worker with Allina, will talk about the process of grieving and coming to an understanding of death in our lives. Please join us for an afternoon of reflection and understanding. For questions, please call Celia Knoll at 320-327-2356. Light refreshments will be served.