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Liturgical Ministers Schedule
Commentators, Readers  -  Ushers, Greeters 
Eucharistic Ministers -          Altar Servers
Prayer & Meditation Room
Sunday June 17, 2018


8:00 a.m. Mass (+Mercedes Nowak) with a blessing for fathers
Council of Catholic Women serving coffee & rolls
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Mary Popelka) with a blessing for fathers

Monday June 18, 2018
No Mass

Tuesday   June 19, 2018
St. Romuald, Abbot

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

Wednesday  June 20, 2018
8:00 a.m. Mass (+Martha Urban)

Thursday  June 21, 2018
St. Aloysius Gonzaga, Religious

10:10 a.m. Cedar Crest Rosary
10:30 a.m. Cedar Crest Mass (+Lester Lhotka)

Friday  June 22, 2018
St. Paulinus of Nola, Bishop Saints John Fisher, Bishop and Thomas More, Martyrs

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Judy Kadlec)

Saturday  June 23, 2018
Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation
2:00 p.m. Baptism
4:00 p.m. Mass (+Albert & Josephine Ardolf; +Marvin & Magdalen Miller)

Sunday June 24, 2018

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Claudette Guennigsmann)
Council of Catholic Women serving coffee and rolls
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Cyril Popelka)
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
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.
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 4:00 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
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.

.FRIDAY, JUNE 22: Sip ní Sing with the BASICS, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. burgers and brats and 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. sing hymns and other songs with the BASICS, Cactus Jacks II, Stewart. This event is a fundraiser for the upcoming 125th anniversary celebration for St. Paulís Lutheran Church, Stewart. The celebration date is set for July 13/14, 2019.

SUNDAY, JUNE 24: Silver Lake American Legion all you can eat breakfast from 8:00 - 10:30 a.m.

TRAVEL TO THE HOLY LAND & JORDAN with Bishop John M. LeVoir, September 9-20, 2018, visit the Diocese of New Ulm website for more information:

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.

CATHOLIC ALASKA CRUISE: come and sail away on a 7-night
Alaska cruise with Rev. John Jamnicky on September 22 Ė
September 29, 2018 on Holland Americaís Eurodam out of Seattle,
Washington. Ports of Call: Juneau, Cruising Glacier Bay, Sitka,
Ketchikan, Victoria, Canada and back to Seattle, WA. Prices begin at $2,364.00 for 2 passengers which includes all port fees and taxes. Daily mass offered. Deposits of only $350.00 per person will reserve your cabin. Space is limited. For more info contact Doug or Eileen at 860-399-1785 or
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 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.

THE AREA FAITH GUATEMALA MISSION GROUP again will be taking teenagers from our parishes to the Mission of San Lucas in July. We are collecting baby blankets and vitamins and cold medicines for 1 to 5 year olds. If you can help us out with any of these items please drop them off at the Kucera farm or parish offices. You can also put a cash donation in the collection. Please do this by July 1. Last year we were able to take 26 extra suitcases down with these supplies. God Bless you for continued support. The Mission Group.

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.

We will restart Adoration again on
Tuesday, June 19, 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 needed for the various hours. Please call Celia Knoll at the parish office if you can help us fulfill our open hours, 320-327-2356.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS MOTHER CABRINI COUNCIL #1841 : Congratulations to our 2018/19 Officers: Grand Knight - Brian Fehrenbach, Deputy Grand Knight - Ron Shimanski, Chancellor - Mike Penas, Advocate - Perry Vacek, Warden - Mike Boyer, Recorder - open position, Treasurer - Ray Fiala, Inside Guard - Dan Giehtbrock, Outside Guard - Joe Bandas, Trustee 1st Year - Chad Bandas. Appointed Officers: Trustee 2nd Year - Ray Bandas, Trustee 3rd Year - Paul Davis, Lecturer - Paul Anderle, Jr. - Financial Secretary - Ron Penas, Chaplain - Fr. Mike Doyle. Next time you see these gentlemen, please take the time to thank them for stepping up to serve this council.

Congratulations to the 2018 KC Scholarship Recipients! Mackenzie Davis, Alyssa Ebert, Caden Webb and Savanna Weber.

FR. PAULíS MINISTRY IN RETIREMENT: As you know Fr. Paul will retire from active ministry as of Sunday, July 1. He has graciously agreed to help with Masses on the first day of his retirement. After his retirement Fr. Paul will no longer celebrate funerals, Baptisms or weddings. He also will not attend committee meetings or meetings of parish organizations. He will not open and close church. He will no longer open Tuesday Adoration or end Tuesday Adoration with Benediction.
Fr. Paul has asked to celebrate the Tuesday 10:00 a.m. Masses at St. Maryís and to celebrate the 8:00 p.m. AFC Sunday Masses at Holy Family. He will continue to care for the small vigil lights at Holy Trinity and attend the AFC priestsí meetings. Fr. Paul has agreed to monthly First Friday Communion calls for the homebound at Holy Trinity. He has also agreed to celebrate the monthly Masses at the Cokato Manor, Lindenwood in Winsted and Garden House in Winsted. He will attend Parish Administrative Council meetings and Area Pastoral Council meetings as his time allows. He has expressed his willingness to fill in when one of the other priests is gone and as his time allows.
We are grateful to Fr. Paul for his long and dedicated service to our diocese and parishes, and for his willingness to minister in these capacities during his retirement.
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.

DIOCESAN PRAYER SERVICE FOR HOPE AND HEALING: You are invited to a Prayer Service for Hope and Healing at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Murdock, Minnesota on June 22 at 7:00 p.m. Bishop LeVoir will preside at this service. If you are struggling or hurting, come and lay your burdens at the feet of Jesus, share your trials with your brothers and sisters, receive prayer for your physical, spiritual and emotional needs, and let the Holy Spirit heal and renew you. There will be Eucharistic Adoration, healing prayer, the Sacrament of Reconciliation and opportunity for spiritual counsel. For more details see your parish bulletin board
YOUTH PILGRIMAGE TO ROME: The Rome Youth Pilgrimage is set for June 11-21, 2019. This trip is for incoming and outgoing seniors for the 2018-19 school year, and is an amazing opportunity for the youth of our diocese. Many who attended the pilgrimage last year were deeply affected by it, and I know that this next pilgrimage will produce the same results. For more information, visit Applications for interested youth can be found at that link, as well as promotional items.

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
ROSARY SOCIETY: We are inviting you to participate in the church ministries. Joining the Rosary Society is fulfilling for your own personal faith growth. We ask members to attend a couple of meetings we hold each year. Through dues and donations we provide all altar breads and the maintaining of linens. 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.