St. Barbara FC and PPC:  There will be a combined meeting of St. Barbara Finance Council and Parish Pastoral Council on Wednesday, September 25th, at 6:30 pm

Fr. Andrzej’s Final St. Barbara Mass:  Fr. Andrzej’s final Mass will be on Sunday, September 29th at 9:30 am.  Hospitality will follow the Mass in the Lower Hall.  Please join Fr. Andrzej in prayer on this day. 

First Friday Mass:  Our next First Friday devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus will take place on Friday, October 4th, at the St. Therese Worship Site with the praying of the Divine Mercy Chaplet and time for silent meditation and benediction. All are welcome. 

First Saturday Healing Mass:  The First Saturday of the Month Healing Mass will be at 8:00 am on Saturday, October 5th, at the St. Barbara Worship Site Chapel.  We will have the Sacrament of Anointing and pray the Marian Litany.  One of the questions people ask is, “who can receive the Anointing”?

This sacrament is not only for those who are dying, but for all who are seriously ill.  Are you suffering from serious illness, chronic pain, or the debilitating effects of advancing age?  Are you preparing for surgery or recovering from the effects of surgery?  Come and receive this sacrament.  Let Jesus heal you.

Blessing of Animals/Walk-A-Thon:  There will be the Blessing of Animals at St. Therese on Saturday, October 5th at 9:00 am followed by a Walk-A-Thon to Ping Tom Park at 10:00 an,  Everyone is invited.

Carmelite Pilgrimage:  Sr. Caritas will lead a Retreat to the Carmelite Shrine in Munster, Indiana on Saturday, October 12th.  The day will begin with Mass at 8:00 am in the St. Barbara Chapel.  The bus will leave St. Barbara for the Shrine at 8:45 am,

Family Mass:  The next Family Mass for the St. Barbara Campus students will take place on Sunday, October 13th. St. Barbara Family Mass occurs every second Sunday of the month.  The next Family Mass for the St. Therese Campus students will take place on Sunday, October 20th. St. Therese Family Mass is held every third Sunday of the month.

Leadership Retreat Day:  On Saturday, October 26th, from 9:30 am – 3:30 pm, there will be a Leadership Retreat Day at the Cenacle Retreat and Conference Center, 513 West Fullerton Parkway.  Please think about joining us for this retreat.

RCIA: We are offering RCIA classes in English, Cantonese, and Mandarin. If you know someone who would like to learn more about the Catholic faith, please fill out a form in back of church and put it in the collection basket, return it to the rectory or email Tom Howard at   RCIA begins on Sunday, October 6th.



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