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    The Wine Event has been rescheduled for the Spring of 2020.

    Please join us to recite the Rosary at St.
    Bartholomew church in Norwich on Wednesday evenings at 7 pm, every Wednesday during the month of October. Everyone is welcome!

    Harvest Potluck Supper
    Please join us at St. Joseph’s following the 5:45 pm Mas on Saturday, October 26, in the church hall. Please bring a dish to pass. Tableware and beverages will be provided. This will be a wonderful way to celebrate fall and get to know your fellow St. Joseph's parishioners.

    Santa Secret Shoppe
    It’s time again to start planning for Santa’s Secret Shoppe to be held Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at the United Church of Oxford. This holiday shopping opportunity is for children of all ages to purchase gifts for family, friends and pets at a very nominal cost.
    Adults are welcome to shop as well in a room with a large variety of gift items. This is an annual project sponsored by the Church Women of Oxford. Door prizes and free refreshments served. There will also be a bake sale.
    Please leave appropriate donations on the enclosed porch of the church office labeled for Secret Santa Shoppe. The firm deadline is Sunday, Nov. 24th.
    Gift ideas: small toys, books, games, trinkets, jewelry, knick-knacks, toiletries, etc. No clothing, please.
    Thanking you in advance, Sandy Beckwith. Feel free to call me with questions or if you would be willing to help with setup Wed., Dec. 4th, Thurs. Dec. 5th, or work on Saturday, Dec. 7th at 843-9334.

    Mass Attendance: Your Presence Counts!
    As has been traditionally done, the diocese requests that we take Mass attendance during the month of
    October. We appreciate your attendance at our parish and for being part of our parish family. Your presence really does make a difference!

    Coffee Hour
    October 20th- Our monthly coffee
    hours have been a lot of fun and very well attended a great way to connect with parishioners. Thank you to Frank and Ann Marie Markovich for hosting our upcoming October coffee hour
    and Mary and Tim H. will host the November coffee hour and John F. will host the December coffee hour. Coffee hours are scheduled for the 3rd Sunday of the month after the 8:45 a.m. Mass. Thank you to all.

    Spaghetti Dinner
    Annual Spaghetti Dinner will be on Friday and Saturday, October 25 and 26, 5 pm to 7 pm at St. Bartholomew’s Parish Center in Norwich, NY.


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    Pam Menard, Jenny Knee, Trevor Comeau, Keith Price, Carolyn Marvin, Rossi family, Ann Marie Cunnane, Jacob S., Chris Turner & family, Harper Schultz, Kim S., Sue Menard, Thomas Grgurich, Arlene Bieliski, Bernadette McBride, Rachel Coaker, Chris Roberts, Mary Beth Reiss/Roberts & Arlene Cheselka



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    October 19, Sat. 5:45 pm - Parishioners of St. Joseph and Fr. Robert Libera by the Fahey family
    October 20, Sun. 8:45 am - Linda Wiley by the St. Joseph Society

    Sanctuary Candles - October 12 & 13

    - Candle to the Blessed Mother for the intentions of the Cassella family
    -Candle to St. Joseph for Brian Slater (birthday intentions) by mother

    If the Mass is scheduled for your family member and you would like to take up the gifts, please let the ushers know before Mass. Thank you.

  • Liturgical Ministry Schedule >

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    Liturgical Ministry Schedule

    Saturday, October 19, 5:45 pm
    Lector: Dorothy Grasso
    Ushers: Gerry Franco & Gene Strobel
    Altar Servers: Sal Danielson
    Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion: Sheila Strobel & Dorothy Grasso

    Sunday, October 20, 8:45 am

    Lector: Richard Gregg
    Ushers: William Kelsey & Nick Cirello
    Altar Server: Sarah Camiel, Dominic Fahey, & Raine Rovente
    Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion: Nelson Lucier, Cathy Rood, & John Todaro

    Altar Care for October 20 (Green)

    Sandy Beckwith & Joan Kulina

    Collection Counters for October 20

    Sandy Beckwith & John Franco

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    October 20 – 8:45 am Youth Mass followed by a Coffee Hour in the parish hall.
    October 20 – Religious education classes from 9:45 am to 11:00 am
    October 26 - Harvest Potluck Supper following the 5:45 pm Mass
    October 27 – Religious education classes from 9:45 am to 11:00 am
    October 27- Recertification training for Safe Environment Program in Parish Hall at 10:00 am
    November 1 – Fish dinner, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, eat in or take out

Ministry Schedules:

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