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Mary, Mother of Jesus Catholic Church

9323 Highway 165 South, Woodworth, Louisiana

Rev. John Pardue, Pastor

2120 Coulee Crossing, Woodworth, LA 71485 Mailing Address: P. O. Box 408 Telephone: (318) 445-7554 frjohnpardue@gmail.com

Church Mailing Address: P. O. Box 408

Church Office Hours: TWTh 8:00-noon

(318) 487-9894

Secretary/Bookkeeper: Laura Callico, mmjwoodworth@att.net Cantor/Music Director: Priscilla Gadel, priscilla.s@prodigy.net

Our Lord Jesus Christ the King, November 21, 2010

CALENDAR

Saturday, November 20 4:00 pm Mass - Danny Eason +

Sunday, November 21 8:00 am Mass - Mat Lohman + 5:30 pm Mass - For the People

Monday, November 22 No Mass

Tuesday, November 23 7:00 am Mass - Valorie Clayton +

Wednesday, November 24 7:00 am Mass - Elsie Marcon No CCD classes

Thursday, November 25 7:00 am Mass - Walter J. Deptula, Jr.

Friday, November 26 7:00 am Mass - Murriel Jones +

Saturday, November 27 4:00 pm - Kathleen Gremillion +

5:30 pm - Evening Prayer, Rosary and Benediction

Sunday, November 28 8:00 am Mass - Valorie Clayton + 5:30 pm Mass - For the People

VIGIL FOR ALL NASCENT HUMAN LIFE

First Sunday of Advent

Evening Prayer, Rosary and Benediction

November 27, 2010 at 5:30 pm

Prayer, Rosary and Benediction November 27, 2010 at 5:30 pm Pope Benedict XVI will celebrate a

Pope Benedict XVI will celebrate a “Vigil for all Nascent (Unborn) Human Life” No- vember 27 to coincide with first vespers of the First Sunday of Advent. The Holy Fa- ther requests that this vigil be observed in all dioceses and par- ishes. We will join the Holy Father in prayer that evening at 5:30 pm in the church with Evening Prayer, the Rosary and Benediction. All are invited and encouraged to attend.

THANKSGIVING WEEK OFFICE SCHEDULE

Office Hours will be Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 8:00 am to noon

MMJ CHRISTMAS PARTY

Friday, December 11 6:00 pm Cumella Hall

Please sign up in the vestibule.

11 6:00 pm Cumella Hall Please sign up in the vestibule. Indicate number attending and whether

Indicate number attending and whether you will provide a salad, a vegetable dish, or a dessert.

Sanctuary Candle burns in memory of Col. Goldie Ladner

Sanctuary Candle burns in memory of Col. Goldie Ladner SHEPHERD CENTER HIGH TEA The Shepherd Center

SHEPHERD CENTER HIGH TEA

in memory of Col. Goldie Ladner SHEPHERD CENTER HIGH TEA The Shepherd Center High Tea will

The Shepherd Center High Tea will be held at the home of Dr. and Mrs. Chad Norton in the Lake District on Thursday, December 2. There will be three seatings: 10:30 am, 1:30 pm and 4:00 pm. Make reservations by calling the Shepherd Center at 448-3752 between 8:00 am and noon. Tickets are $40. We are only able to help those in need with your help. - The Shepherd Center

THANK YOU …

in need with your help. - The Shepherd Center THANK YOU … to Carl and Deborah

to Carl and Deborah Bess, Clif and Diane Fuqua, and Bob and Billie Jeansonne for the wonderful breakfast last Sunday.

   

DIOCESAN ADVENT SERIES

REGULAR COLLECTION 11/14/10

REGULAR COLLECTION 11/14/10  
 

Average Weekly Expenses Last Qtr Last Weekend’s Collection

$2,846.00

$3,162.00

The Diocese of Alexandria will offer a Catholic Classics Advent Series in each deanery. Each deanery’s series will be held once a week and cover a different faith topic.

Building Fund (gifts since 7/1/10) Retired Priests

$20,177.20

$162.00

Thank you for your generosity!

The series in the Central Deanery will

be at 5:30 pm at St. Joseph Catholic Center in Al- exandria on Tuesdays, November 30, and Decem- ber 7, 14, and 21. The series will be presented by Fa- ther Luke Melcher.

LONGEST MARRIED COUPLE PROJECT

Worldwide Marriage Encounter is spon- soring a Longest Married Couple Pro- ject for all married

Worldwide Marriage Encounter is spon- soring a Longest Married Couple Pro- ject for all married couples in the U.S. Winners will receive special gifts on Feb. 14, 2011, presented in person by the U.S. Ecclesi- astical Team for WWME. Individual state winners will receive a special certificate. To nominate someone, contact Dick and Diane Baumbach, 1430 Scorpious Court, Merritt, FL 32953; call 321-453-2475; or email dickanddiane66@bellsouth.net by Jan. 10, 2011.

RED RIVER CHORALE CONCERT

Red River Chorale will present a Christ- mas concert entitled Christmas Through the Ages on Tuesday, December 14 at 7:30 pm at St. Francis Xavier Cathe- dral. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. For more information, call

7:30 pm at St. Francis Xavier Cathe- dral. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for
 

484-4463.

Mary, Mother of Jesus Parish Penance Service Monday, December 20th 6:00 pm

Mary, Mother of Jesus Parish Penance Service

Monday, December 20th

6:00 pm

ST. RITA CHRISTMAS TOUR OF HOMES

St. Rita Church will host a tour of homes Sunday, December 19 from 1:00 to

St. Rita Church will host a tour of homes Sunday, December 19 from 1:00 to 5:00 pm. Four homes may be visited in any order, with the Rectory being the final destination, where there will be refresh- ments and entertainment. Tickets are

WE PRAY FOR THOSE AMONG US

$20 for adults and $10 for children and can be purchased after November 29 at the Parish Of- fice or at any of the homes on the day of the tour. Call 445-7141 ext 10, for more information.

ACUTELY ILL:

Beverly Aleshire, Lovie Bennett,

Marie Busch, Frances deLaunay, Walter Deptula, Jr., Judy John, Robert Hall, Janice Lohman, Donald Parker,

Marie Busch, Frances deLaunay, Walter Deptula, Jr., Judy John, Robert Hall, Janice

Lohman, Donald Parker, Sean Redmond,

Caroline Roy, Chuck Saucier, Coralie Tano, Connie Ray Teutsch, Gary Treme.

 

READINGS FOR NEXT WEEKEND Is 2: 1-5; Rom 13: 11-14; Mt 24: 37-44

 
 

CHURCH INFORMATION

SICK OR RECOVERING: Pat Boudreaux, Andre Busch, Anna M. Busch, Barbara Busch, Joseph T. A.

WEEKEND MASSES: Saturday 4:00 pm. Sunday 8:00 am & 5:30 pm WEEKDAY MASSES: 7:00 am Tuesday thru Friday. HOLY DAY MASSES: as announced. FIRST SATURDAY MASS: 9 am in Honor of the Blessed Mother. BAPTISM PREPARATION: e-mail or call pastor to schedule. MARRIAGE PREPARATION: e-mail or call pastor to schedule first appointment at least six (6) months in advance. FUNERAL SERVICES: only the funeral home may schedule. When making arrangements, have director call pastor personally.

Busch, Juanita Busch, Kevin Busch, Thomas Busch, Linda Butler, Ed Carroll, George Coker, Betty Daigle, Kenneth Desoto, Butch Doiron, Andre Dupre, Patsy Fremin, Linder Holland, Brenda Holloway, Richard

Kelly, Sean Lemoine,

Audrey Lowe, Boo Maddox,

Merlyn Maillian, Sr. Regis Maillian, Clementine Matherne, Michael McGuire, Michelle McGuire, Yessica McGuire, Phillip Morris, LaVern Moser, Gayle Odum, James Odum, Dana Parker, Mary Reed, Karen Rambo Roberts, Francis Snoddy, Timmy Wise.

CONFESSION: 30 mins before weekend Masses; any time on request ANOINTING OF THE SICK: Upon request.

HOSPITALIZATION:

e-mail or call pastor at any time, give pa-

tient’s name, hospital and room number. SERIOUS ILLNESS, DEATH, DYING: call pastor at any time.

 

OF COUNSEL TO OUR PASTOR

HOMEBOUND: Susan Brouillette, Anita Guillot, Jane and Michael Juneau.

PASTORAL COUNCIL: Butch Doiron, Brad Gadel, Priscilla Gadel, Runnie Hunter, Rodney Lamkin, Bobbie Long, Grant Ogaard

FINANCE COUNCIL: Ed Carroll; Chuck Reich, Trustee; Pat Brister; Gary Delaney, Trustee

(Use a pew envelope to add or remove names or call Laura at 487-9894.)