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.
Liturgical Ministers Schedule
Commentators, Readers  -  Ushers, Greeters 
Eucharistic Ministers -          Altar Servers
Prayer & Meditation Room
Sunday September 16, 2018

8:00 a.m. Mass
(+Rev. Felix Fasching & deceased parents and
brother) with Catechetical Sunday blessing
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Albert & Josephine
Ardolf; +Marvin & Magdalen Miller) with Catechetical Sunday

Monday  September 17, 2018
St. Robert Bellamine, Bishop and Doctor of the Church

No Mass

Tuesday September 18, 2018
8:00 a.m. Mass (Mass of thanksgiving for living and deceased family members)
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration
7:00 p.m. Knights of Columbus meeting

Wednesday September 19, 2018
St. Januarius, Bishop and Martyr

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Vernus Kokesch)
5:30 - 6:45 p.m. Grades 1-6 Religious Education
6:30 - 7:15 p.m. Jr. Choir practice
7:00 - 8:15 p.m. Grades 7-11 Religious Education

Thursday September 20, 2018
Sts. Andrew Kim Tae-Gon, Priest and Paul Chong Ha-sang, and Companions, Martyrs

10:10 a.m. Rosary at Cedar Crest
10:30 a.m. Mass at Cedar Crest (+Mary Popelka)

Friday September 21, 2018
St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist

No Mass

Saturday September 22, 2018
Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation
4:00 p.m. Mass (+Theresa Borka, l. & d. Borka family members)

Sunday September 23, 2018

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Ivan Posusta)
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+David, Ed & Gladys Mickolichek)
 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.
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

: The required yearly training for those working with
children and youth is now available. You should have received
notification by e-mail. If you did not receive your e-mail, or need
help in completing this yearís required on-line training, please
contact Celia Knoll.

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.

Catechists & Volunteers are needed for the upcoming 2018-19
Religious Education 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.

: The Church of the Holy Family is seeking a maintenance
person for 10 -15 hours a week. Duties will include maintenance of
our buildings and systems, lawn care and some snow removal. This
position does not include cleaning. For more information please
contact Dan Hesterman, Director of Administration, at 320-864-5162
or at

CALLING ALL YOUNG PEOPLE: A message from Bobbi,
Junior Choir Director
: We are calling all students in grades 3-12 at
Holy Family to join the Junior Choir. We will have practices every
other week. You will each receive a calendar of practices and Mass
times. Our first practice for here at Holy Family is on Wednesday,
September 19 from 6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. I look forward to praising
God with all of you.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS: Paper Drive: The Silver Lake Knights of Columbus will hold their next paper drive on Friday, October 26 & Saturday, October 27 from 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Trailers will be located on the north side of the church. Items accepted include newspapers, junk mail, magazines, paper bags and cardboard (please keep cardboard separate) - no plastic please. Proceeds will go to the Silver Lake Ambulance, Fire Department and Winter Festival. For more information or help hauling papers, please contact Ray Bandas at 320-583-3747.

Keep saving your pop tabs for the Knights of Columbus Ronald McDonald House fundraiser. Collection containers can be found on the table in the back of church, or on the table just inside the lower level doors.

2018 Fall Festival

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18: MCCL Pro-Life gathering, 7:00 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, Waconia. 612-825-6831, www.mccl.orgor
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18: Healing Mass with Fr. Jim Livingston, St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Carver, 7:00 p.m
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23: Silver Lake American Legion Post #141 all you can eat breakfast, 8:00 - 10:30 a.m.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25: McLeod County Senior Expo, Hutchinson Event Center.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27: St. Augustinís Catholic Church, 40 Days for Life presents: Shawn Carney, 40 Days Co-Founder and National President. Join us for prayer, fasting, peaceful vigils from September 26 - November 4 at Planned Parenthood, St. Cloud, M-F 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Harvest Festival, Catholic Church of St. Peter, Mass at 10:00 a.m.

2018 NoFest OCTOBERFEST: Win prizes every day in October! Purchase chances from an SSND in your area or call 507-389-4231. Support the School Sisters of Notre Dame!

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7: Jacobís Way of Life 5K Fun Run/Walk, 10:00 a.m., Dassel Rod & Gun Club, 70560 229https://secure.getmeregistered.comth Street, Dassel. Register on line at , $20.00, sign up by September 28 to be guaranteed a t-shirt.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11: Silver Lake Community blood drive, 1:00 - 7:00 p.m., SL American legion. For an appointment or information call 800-733-2767, sponsor code: Silver Lake.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14: Church of St. Michael, Morgan, Annual Roast Beef Dinner, 10:30 - 1:00 p.m. Country Store, Cash Drawing.

GIVING CAREGIVERS A BREAK: Afternoon Out group respite program sponsored by Lutheran Social Services of MN., First & third Tuesday from 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. at Christ the King Lutheran Church, Hutchinson. Contact Sarah Doering at 320-221-4513.

Confirmation Candidate/Parent Meeting #1: The first of six AFC Confirmation Candidate/Parent meetings will be held on Wednesday, September 26 at 7:00 p.m. in the lower level of Holy Family Church. All Candidates and at least one parent are required to attend.