Liturgical Ministers Schedule
Commentators, Readers  -  Ushers, Greeters 
Eucharistic Ministers -          Altar Servers
Prayer & Meditation Room
Sunday March 19, 2017

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Joseph & Elizabeth LaMott and deceased family)
Council of Catholic Women Coffee and rolls after Mass
5:45 p.m. Sharing Christ session
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Willard Dolezal)

Monday  March 20, 2017
St. Joseph, Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary
10:30 a.m. Jean Penas Funeral

Tuesday March 21, 2017
8:00 a.m. Mass
(+Dolores Schultz)
8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
7:00 p.m. Knights of Columbus meeting

Wednesday March 22, 2017
8:00 a.m. Mass
(+Arlene Wendolek)
9:40 a.m. Cokato Manor Rosary
10:00 a.m. Cokato Manor Mass (+Mary Popelka)
5:30 p.m. Grades 1-6 Religious Education
7:00 p.m. Jr. Choir practice
7:00 p.m. Grades 7-11 Religious Education

Thursday March 23, 2017
St. Turibius of Mogrovejo, Bishop
10:10 a.m. Cedar Crest Rosary
10:30 a.m. Mass at Cedar Crest (+Hank Pawlicki)

Friday March 24, 2017
Bl. Oscar Romero, Bishop and Martyr
8:00 a.m. Mass
(l. & d. First Catholic Slovak Ladies Association)
6:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross

Saturday March 25, 2017
The Annunciation of the Lord
Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation
2:00 p.m. Baptisms
4:00 p.m. Mass
(+Floyd & Gale Mickolichek)
Knights of Columbus recruitment at Mass

Sunday March 26, 2017

8:00 a.m. Mass
(+Ray & Cathy Ewald)
Knights of Columbus recruitment at Mass
5:45 p.m. Sharing Christ session
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Leona Nowak;
+Leo J. Sr. & Angeline Nowak)
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.
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 Mar 19th
                      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: 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Thursday: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
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 320-583-1320,
Vice President, Minerva Stritesky 327-2147,
Secretary, Patricia Mahon 327-2801 or
Treasurer, Jeanette Mickolichek 327-2187.
FORMED  Website          click here

40 DAYS FOR LIFE: The next campaign runs March 1 - April 9. Please consider giving up some of your free time during Lent to pray at the 40 Days for Life-St. Cloud prayer vigil on East Germain in front of the Planned Parenthood Clinic. Prayer is the force behind the vigil, so if you cannot come to the vigil site, please pray for a respect for all life from conception to natural death. Questions, please call Judy Haag at 320-453-7592 or email at .

WOMEN’S SILENT RETREAT: “Reawakening Hope”,
March 21-23 at the King’s House Retreat Center, Buffalo, MN. For
information and to register go to or call

SUNDAY, MARCH 26: All you can eat breakfast from
8:00 - 10:30 a.m. at the Silver Lake American Legion.

“Reawakening Hope”, April 4-6, 2017 at the Christ the King Retreat
Center. For more information and to register please go to or call 763-682-1394.

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.

LUTHERAN SOCIAL SERVICES OF MINNESOTA is enrolling AmeriCorps volunteers for its Caregiver Support Program in McLeod County. AmeriCorps volunteers assist families who care for someone at home, provide companionship to care receivers so family caregivers can take a break, serve veterans but do not provide any medical or personal cares. Please see the poster on the bulletin board or contact Sarah Doering at 320-221-4513 or for more information.

2017 KC Scholarships: High school seniors who are members of the Church of the Holy Family in Silver Lake and are planning on attending a post-secondary school in the fall of 2017 are eligible to apply. They must be sponsored by a member of SL KC Council 1841. Applications and more information can be requested from Chairman Bob Penas via email at or by calling 320-327-2122. All application materials are due by April 15, 2017.
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.

CD for the month of January is: "Building Your Life on Rock" Standing Firm in the Storm by Ralph Martin. The talk focuses on standing firm in Christian beliefs and not to lose ourselves in the mainstream thinking of the culture

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.


Next meeting is Tuesday, March 21 at 7:00 p.m.

Upcoming Paper Drive: The Silver Lake Knights of Columbus will
be hosting a paper drive Friday, April 7 and Saturday, April 8 from
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Proceeds will be used to benefit Silver Lake
Youth Summer Recreation Program and Swimming Pool Operations.
Call 327-3115 for details or to arrange for papers to be picked up.

Prolife Breakfast Invitation: The KC’s will be holding their annual
Prolife Breakfast in the church lower level on Palm Sunday, April 9,
2017, serving from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. All donations go to benefit
Birthright Crisis Pregnancy Center.

Please remember to keep saving pop tabs for the Ronald McDonald
House. You can drop off your bag of pop tabs either at the front
(south) entrance or the lower level (north) entrance. For any
questions, call Chad Bandas 327-6572. Any help will be greatly
: Next Sunday, March 26, we will begin
our area faith community Reconciliation Services for Lent. We will
begin at 3:00 p.m. at the Church of the Holy Trinity in Winsted and
then continue at St. Pius X at 5:00 p.m. We will pray together and
then have the opportunity for individual confession and absolution.
Bishop LeVoir will join us for the Reconciliation service at
St. Pius X. We encourage you all to join us for the celebration of
God’s forgiveness in this season of preparation for the celebration of
the Paschal Mystery. Our final Reconciliation service will be at the
Church of the Holy Family on Wednesday, March 29, at 10:00 a.m.
This service will be followed by lunch.