October 19, 2014 - Saint John Neumann Catholic Church

OCTOBER 19, 2014
Monday, October 20, 2014
11:30 A.M.
†Gloria Vryhof
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
(No Mass)
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
11:30 A.M.
†Lucile Eyhorn
Thursday, October 23, 2014
11:30 A.M.
Theresa January
For Healing
Friday, October 24, 2014
11:30 A.M.
†Bea Turney
Saturday, October 25, 2014
6:00 P.M.
†William E. “Willie” Howell
Sunday, October 26, 2014
7:30 A.M.
†Mr. & Mrs. Joe Mendiola
9:00 A.M.(Spanish Mass)
†Beatrice B. Corrada
10:30 A.M.
†Francisco Villela
12:00 P.M.
Our Parish Family
The Sanctuary Light on the
Main Altar this week
Sunday, October 19th through
Saturday, October 25th is lit for
Nicholas & Maria Garcia
45th Wedding Anniversary
The Sanctuary Light in the Chapel
this week Sunday, October 19th
through Saturday, October 25th is
lit for Pocahontas Corbett &
Rosa Maria Guerra
Requested by: The Apostles of Divine Mercy
The Sanctuary Light on Our Lady
Guadalupe this week Sunday,
October 19th through Saturday,
October 25th is lit for
The Dunk Family
Special intentions
Requested by: The Apostles of Divine Mercy
Gift of Healing Lord, in your
loving mercy, please send your
Holy Spirit upon these servants
who are in need of strength,
guidance, and mercy.
Alaquinez, Emilia
Almanza, Gloria
Almanza, Mandy
Andrade, Amadeo
Aragón, Jesús
Arnal, Gertrude
Basurto, Jorge
Benavidez, Estella
Benavidez, Florencia
Berroteran, Alma
Berry, Chandler
Berry, Stefany
Birbeck, Jennifer
Bochniak, Tina
Corbett, Pocahontas
Dirck, Dolores
Dorozinski, Mary
Dunk, Bob
Finkenbinder, Travis
Gallego, Gilbert
Garcia, Leia
Garcia, Ralph
Garcia, Sofia
Garza, Guadalupe
Gonzalez, Annette
Guerra, Rosa Maria
Guevara, Cristina
Hargrave, Josephine
Hawes, Laura
Hernandez, Vincenta
Herrera, Fernando
Johnson, Cash
King, R. Aurelia
King, Christopher
Lopez, Carmen
Lopez, Isabel
Lopez, Maddie
Lopez, Ruben
Melgar, Laura
Marcantel, Barbara
Martinez, Jose Jr.
Medrano, Carmen
McClendon, Miriam
McCormick, Luke
McHugh, Camille
Moczygemba, Mary
Ortiz, Richard
Perez, Jeanette
Ramirez, Azucena
Ramirez, Pedro
Rev. Dan Majerus
Real, Lee
Reyes, Gabriel
Richel, George
Roberts, Lyn
Robles, Lynette
Salinas, David
Schilling, Sister
Sepulveda, Alicia
Shaw, Mary Boots”
Singer, Dora
Skinner, James
Swann, Hubert
Tague, Norma
Ward, Bettina
Williams, Missy
Zarate, Clara
Zarate, Eloy
Monday, October 20, 2014
6:30 P.M.
Family Life Meeting-Scott Room
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
7:00 P.M.
NOON Choir Rehearsal-Church
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
5:00 P.M.
Sacrament of Reconciliation- Chapel
6:15 P.M.
Religious Education (K thru 5th & RCIA
youth) -Education Bldg.
7:00 P.M.
RCIA –Scott Room
10:30 Choir Rehearsal-Church
Friday, October 24, 2014
9:30 A.M.
Divine Mercy Meeting-Parma Room
7:00 P.M.
9:00 Choir Rehearsal-Church
Saturday, October 25, 2014
5:00 P.M.
Sacrament of Reconciliation- Chapel
Sunday, October 26, 2014
10:30 A.M.
RCIA -Middle & High School-Vizzone
Conference Room
1:15 P.M.
Life teen-Rooms 1& 2
Edge – Religious Ed. Bldg.
1:30 P.M.
Cops-Metro Presentation-Scott Room
6:30 P.M.
$ 3,652.84
$ 6,147.00
$ 2,540.90
(Candles, Hall/Room Rentals,
Flowers, Bereavement/Family Life,
Evangelization, etc.)
Pro Life Rosary - Fatima Garden
The Flowers on the Main Altar this
week Sunday, October 19th through
Saturday, October 25th are for
Earl & Betty McSwain
70th Wedding Anniversary
$ 94,896.30
TOTAL EXPENSES $ 70,705.24
Also, due to the extreme heat wave,
The 2015 St. John Neumann Belize
Mission is June 13-20th. If you would
like more information, please contact
isamalvarez@yahoo.com. The deadline
to commit and make a deposit is
November 1st.
OCTOBER 19, 2014
SJN Altar Guild Annual Turkey Dinner
The St. John Neumann Festival Committee would like to
thank the following businesses for advertising in the
Festival Brochure and supporting our 2014 Festival:
HEB, Backyard Paradise Pools, Fiesta Patio Cafe,
Bluebonnet & Texas Gifts, John Mooring Insurance,
Puente and Sons Funeral Home, Windcrest Barber Shop,
Hair on Stage, Williams Confectionary, Smokin’ Joe’s of
Texas Restaurant, Sandra Murphy Interiors, King’s X,
Complete Estate Sales, Dawn Rhodes Hair Salon, Luby’s
Restaurant, Gerald’s Casino Parties, Kajun Kitchen
Restaurant, Crestway Animal Clinic, Walzem YMCA,
Red Lobster Restaurant, Young’s Tree Service, Alamo
Heights Collision Center, Shoney’s Restaurant, Las
Palapas Restaurant, Sweet Kharma Cupcakes, Sandra Bell
- Mary Kay Cosmetics, Universal Travel, NYC State of
Mind Barber Shop, Dausin Electric, Northeast Barber
Shop, Lisa Scot- Avon Cosmetics, Arnold Moos
Plumbing, Beyer Boys Air Conditioning, Christ the King
Book Store, Windcrest Lions Club, Moreau Marketing,
Sud-Z-Pup, Papa Dante’s Restaurant, South Texas
Shutters, Sena Kirby Company of San Antonio, BRW &
Associates, Inc., Action Home Inspections and For the
Birds. Once again, thank you for your participation.
Grieving Support for the Holidays
Do you feel sad and alone? Whether it is from
divorce, death or just being separated from the
people you love, maybe we can help. The Holidays
often make the feeling more intense and more
difficult to deal with. To help, we will be having a
seminar on November 15th from 8 a.m. to noon in the
St. John Neumann Scott Room. If you would like to
participate please call the Church office at
(210) 654-1643. If you know of someone under the
age of 19 who needs the same help please let us
know and we’ll try to schedule a seminar for young
adults or children.
Our Annual Turkey Dinner will take place on
Sunday, November 2nd from 11:00AM-3PM. Tickets
can be purchased in the courtyard after all Masses or
at the church office. The cost will be $8.00 for adults,
$4.00 for children 8-11 and children 7 and under eat
free. Desserts will be available to purchase. Plates to
go will be available for anyone wishing to eat at
home. Sign up sheets will be available in courtyard for anyone
who would like to volunteer their time.
Music Ministry News
If you like to praise the Lord in song, this may be for you.
SJN seeks to expand its music ministry with a cantor training
beginning on Wednesday, Oct. 22. This new ministry will
help singers develop their faith, singing technique, and
knowledge of liturgy. Join us for an informational meeting
and liturgical training.
Who: Singers of all ages, age 13 and up
When: Wednesday, Oct. 22
Time: 6:30-7:00
Where: SJN Church
Contact: Diana Olague (210) 967-0382
"Civic Academy on Social Justice"
Everyone is invited and highly encouraged to attend a spiritual and
very enlightening "Civic Academy on Social Justice" presented by
Ed Ramos. The spiritual basis of the academy will be Pope Francis'
Encyclical "Evangelli Gaudium" (The Joy of The Gospel). The
presentation will be on Sunday, October 26th from 1:30 to 2:30 pm
in the Family Center’s Scott Room.
It’s BBQ Time!!!
Come join the Knights of Columbus in the
courtyard on Sunday, October 26th, after all
Masses for their monthly BBQ. If you would
like to preorder your BBQ plates send an email
to kcbbq@sjnsa.org or call Bill Coad at (210)
657-6971 or Lou Hand at (210) 661-0722
The Belize Committee is hosting a
Turkey Bingo on Sunday,
November 9, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. in
the Family Center. For $10.00 you
get two cards and a meal.
Concessions will be available
Tickets will be on sale after all Masses or at the church
office. Come win your Thanksgiving Turkey!!!
Please patronize our sponsors on the inside and back
page of the bulletin. They generously provide this
bulletin for our parish.
Trap—Skeet—5 Stand— Rifle Pistol & Shooting Supplies
Vernon & Jennifer Winkelmann
15391 Bexar bowling, Marion—(830)914-2182
All Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, including
Homebound and Nursing Home ministers, Lectors, Ushers and
Musicians are invited to attend this mini-retreat on Thursday Oct 30
at 6:30 p.m. in the church. It will conclude at 8:30 with some snacks
and refreshments in the courtyard. We will reflect together on a
Scripture passage and Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation “The Joy
of the Gospel”. A short time for housekeeping issues and for the
different ministries to break into small groups will be offered. We will
also express our gratitude to all the outgoing coordinators who for
several years generously gave of their time and devotion to serve as
such. We will be welcoming the newly appointed incoming
coordinators as well as anyone from the community who wishes to
participate in the Liturgy as minister
Here are the changes in leadership
effective as of September 30th :
Eucharistic Ministers Lavette Dunk & Vilma Corrada (O)
Guillermo & Esther Quiles (I) Lectors Jim Butts (O) Larry
Mendoza (I) Ushers
Tony Hernandez (O) Bob MacNair &
Rafael Gallegos (I) (Rafael co-directs with Severiano Galvan)
Peace, Fr. O
Is God Calling You to Serve?
There are many ministries within St. John Neumann Parish
where God may be calling you to serve. Some of these
ministries are those pertaining to the Liturgy or the Mass
such as Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion,
including Homebound and Nursing Home Ministers, Lectors,
Musicians and Greeters/Ushers. These are what we call
Liturgical Ministries. All adult candidates must be registered
parishioners who have been baptized, have received First
Communion, Confirmation and married in the Catholic
Church unless single. If you are interested in any of these
ministries you are most welcome to attend the mini-retreat
scheduled for Oct 30th at 6:30p.m. in the church where you
can sign up. Feel free to call the parish office if you have any
Halloween Family
SJN 14
Friday, October 31st
at St. John Neumann Family Center
Come join us for…
Decorate your car (optional) and park it here for
Costume contest for : Elementary, Middle School, High School,
and Adults
Haunted House
($2 to enter, if you dare!)
Concessions will be available
Nachos, brisket tacos, popcorn, cotton candy, hotdogs,
and much more...
OCTOBER 19, 2014
Todos los Ministros Extraordinarios de la Comunión, incluyendo los que
van a hospitales o casas, Lectores, Acomodadores y Músicos, están
invitados a asistir a este mini-retiro el Jueves 30 de Octubre a las 6:30pmen
la Iglesia. Concluirá a las 8:30 con refrigerios en la entrada de la Iglesia.
Reflexionaremos juntos un pasaje de la Escritura y sobre la Exhortación
Apostólica del Papa Francisco "La Alegría del Evangelio". Hablaremos
sobre algunos cambios en el Ministerio y compartiremos en pequeños
grupos. Agradeceremos a los coordinadores salientes, quienes por varios
años, han sido generosos con su tiempo y dedicación. Daremos la
bienvenida a los coordinadores entrantes y a cualquier persona de la
comunidad que desee participar como Ministro de Liturgia .
Aquí están los cambios de liderazgo comenzado Septiembre 30:
Ministros de la Eucaristía Lavette Dunk & Vilma Corrada
(O) Guillermo & Esther Quiles (I) Lectores Jim Butts
(O) Larry Mendoza (I) Acomodadores
Tony Hernandez
(O) Bob MacNair & Rafael Gallegos (I) (Rafael co-directs with
Severiano Galvan)
Peace, Fr. O
Te llama Dios a Servir?
Hay muchos ministros en nuestra parroquia de St. John Neumann
donde Dios te puede llamar a servir. Algunos de estos ministerios
son los correspondientes a la Liturgia o la Misa, como los
Ministros de la Comunión, incluyendo los que van a Hospitales o
Casas, Lectores, Músicos y Acomodadores. Estos son quienes
conocemos como Ministros Litúrgicos. Todos los candidatos
adultos deben de ser feligreses registrados, que han sido
bautizados, haber recibido su Primera Comunión, Confirmación
y estar casados por la Iglesia Católica, o ser solteros. Si estas
interesado en alguno de estos ministerios, estas invitado a asistir al
mini-retiro programado para el jueves 30 de Octubre, donde
podrás anotarte. Si tienes preguntas, llama a la oficina.
Catholic Daughters of The Americas #2596
Second Annual Lucky Eagle Excursion Fundraiser to
benefit our Local, State & National Charities
When: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Where: Eagle Pass, Texas
Cost: $30.00 per person, only folks over 21 can enter the
casino. Includes $10.00 Slot Machine Credit
Make your check payable to CDA & mail check to Valeria
Brandt at 534 Crestway, San Antonio, TX 78239 or JoAnn Gude
at 7130 Walnut Trace, San Antonio, TX 78239
Note: Please include name & phone number of the player (s)
We will meet in the parking lot of St. John Neumann
Departing time:7:00p.m. by motor-coach
Return time: 7:00p.m. depending on traffic
RSVP by: November 11th
Limited Seating
For further information please contact: Valeria Brandt (210)
655-5528 or JoAnn Gude (210) 655-8465
Trip Planner: Kitty Mulkey