Our Lady of Lourdes Parish - Our Lady of Lourdes Church

Our Lady of Lourdes
Our Lady of Lourdes Parish
Colusa, California
St. Joseph’s Mission
Parochial Adm.:
Fr. Matthew Blank
Parish Office: 745 Ware Avenue
Telephone: (530) 458-4170
Website: www.ourladyoflourdescolusa.com
Our Lady of Sorrows
Ruben Fuentes
Telephone: (530) 313-5110
Barbara Genera
Telephone: (530) 458 8208
Website: www.theollschool.com
Parish Email: ollcolusa@yahoo.com
Mass Schedule /Mass Coordinator
Sat: Colusa
-5:00pm English
-7:00pm Spanish- Jaime Lopez
Sun: Princeton -NEW MASS TIME
8:00am Bilingual – Vince Garofalo
Sun: Colusa
Divine Mercy Chapel
-10:00am English-Sharon Hernandez
Religious Education: Dianne Luoma 530-632-7497
Pastoral Council: Raylene Lyss
Finance Council: Marge Wallace
Hispanic Coordinator: Eva Meraz-Robey 530-218-8473
Lectors & Eucharistic Ministers Coordinator: Megan Farrel
-12:00noon Spanish – Hector Morales
Mon, Wed,Thurs: Divine Mercy Chapel
-7:30 English
Fri: Our Lady of Lourdes Church
- 7:30 a.m. English
Wed.: Our Lady of Lourdes Church
-6:00pm Spanish
Confessions: by appointment or
Sat: - 4:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Sun: - 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Sept. 10: +Mary Wallace, +Bill Thompson
(Sun.) Sept. 11: +Bill Thompson
(Mon.) Sept. 12: +Bill Thompson, + Mario Olivares
(Wed.) Sept. 14: +Bill Thompson
(Thurs.) Sept. 15: +Bill Thompson
Sept. 16: + Florence Schmitz, +Bill Thompson
Music: Saturday 7:00pm
Sunday ( Princeton)
Sunday 10:00
Sunday 12:00
Mario Reyes
Mary Beth Massa
Mary Overton
Spanish Choir/ Children’s Choir
Baptismal Coordinator: Rocio Meraz
Pastoral Care: Louise Woodring 530-458-2515
Bible Study: English
Dr. Julian Delgado
Tuesdays, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
St. Bernadette’s Hall
Deacon Ruben Fuentes
Wednesday 6:00- 800 p.m.
Divine Mercy chapel
RCIA: Dr. Julian Delgado
Wednesdays 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Parish Center
Our Lady of Lourdes Museum: Louise Woodring
Open by appointment
Catholic Ladies Relief Society
1st Wednesday of the month, 7:00 p.m.
St. Bernadette’s Hall
Knights of Columbus
2cnd Thursday of the month, dinner at 6:00pm; meeting
7:00p.m. Knights of Columbus Hall
Altar Servers
Altar Society
Sarah Anderson
Norma Ahumada
Golden Pheasant Committee
Marilyn Acree
Bulletins: Deanna Garofalo (English)
September 11, 2016 Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
… for those who are ill ;
Bill Wallace, Joe Unzueta, Louie Evans, Riley and Spencer
McMillan, Marta Garcia, Leticia Gonzalez, Mark Hicks, Jim
White, Teresa Medina, Bertha Franco, Isabelle Delgado,
Teresa Espindola, Olga Mansilla, Bob Hodel, Richard
Steidlmayer, Karla and Bud Williams, Eva Meraz -Robey,
Christian Munoz Silva, Michael Roy, Nell Krause and Brizia
Tafolla Martinez.
… for those who are hospitalized or homebound: Lila Lee
Sankey, Maria Riley, Debbie McEntire, Elizabeth Mace, Ludy
Vaughn,Carmelita Shely, Richard Robey, Valorie Ingebretsen,
Mary Cervantes, and Gina Mena. Also, please keep Fr. Myles
in your prayers.
If anyone needs Holy Communion or Prayers for Healing please
call Louise Woodring (530-458-2515) or Fr. Matt (530-4584170).
Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults
Any person 18 years of age or older who is interested in
joining the Catholic Church, or who wishes to receive any of
the sacraments of the Church (baptism, first communion,
confirmation) is invited to join the RCIA class. The class will
be taught by Dr. Julian Delgado and will be offered on
Wednesday evenings, beginning September 14, at 7:00 p.m.
in the Parish Center, 745 Ware Avenue.
Second Collection
September 10,11-The second collection will be for the
Diocesan Priests Retirement. Your generosity will be
September 17,18- The second collection will be for Our Lady
of Lourdes School.
September 24,25- Bishop Jaime Soto has asked the parishes
in the Diocese of Sacramento to conduct a collection to assist
victims of the severe flooding in Louisiana.
ONFiRE Norcal Jam 2016
Date: Saturday, September 17th 8:00a-9:00p
Location: Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (Vallejo)
ONFiRE Norcal Jam 2016 Join 4000 other teens from 9
dioceses throughout northern California for the biggest youth
ministry kick-off of the year! Don’t miss LIVE performances
from up-and-coming Christian artists WAL and Joe
Melendrez and be inspired by awesome speakers: Leah
Darrow, Fr. Augustino Torres, Thomas Awiapo, Fr. Mark
Wiesner, Lucia Zamora, and Rhyan Ramirez. Not to mention
some of the best features of Six Flags catered only to ONFiRE
attendees: all-you-can-eat lunch and 2 hours of exclusive night
rides. This is one party you don’t want to miss. This event
always sells out; get your tickets today: onfirenorcal.com.
Faith Formation Registration
The absolute last day to register a child for Faith
Formation for the current year will be September 14.
Registrations will be taken between 3:00 and 6:00
p.m. at the parish office.
Catholic Ladies Relief Society
Marysville Deanery Meeting; the meeting will take
place Thursday, September 15, 2016 At St. Bernadette’s
Hall in Colusa. It will be hosted by the Catholic Ladies
Relief Society. Registration is at 10:30a.m. Mass at
11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Fr. Matt
Blank will be the celebrant. Lunch will follow, fee is $5
and a short meeting will follow the luncheon. Colusa
member are asked to bring a gift for drawing.
Reservation should be made with Rose Buria this week
458-8583. All Catholic women invited.
Bake Sale
The Faith formation will have a bake sale on October 1st
and 2nd before and after all Masses. Anyone wishing to
donate a bake item the group would appreciate it.
Proceeds will help pay for supplies needed.
Annual Fundraiser for OLL School
The Catholic Ladies Relief Society will be
chairman of the annual fundraiser, which benefits Our
Lady of Lourdes School. 5000 tickets have been
printed. Many people of the parish have been asked to
help sell or purchase tickets as has been done the past
10 years. We are asking for your help again and hope
others will assist. The tickets sell for $1 each and
prizes are $300, $200 and $100 to be given away at
the annual Catholic Pheasant Festival on November
12th. The first prize is donated by the Catholic Ladies
Relief Society and the other two prizes are taken out
of sale of tickets. We will be selling and distributing
tickets starting this Sunday September 4th and will be
doing this for several weeks before and after Masses.
40 Days for Life
Rosary, Vigil Mass and Kick-Off
Bishop Myron Cotta will celebrate our Diocese’s
Opening Mass for the 40 Days vigil on Saturday,
September 24th at St. Philomene Parish in Sacramento
at 5:30 pm. The Rosary will be prayed at 5:00 pm. A
spaghetti dinner kickoff will follow immediately
afterward in the St. Philomene school gym. Everyone
is invited to attend and priests are invited to
concelebrate with Bishop Cotta
September 11, 2016 Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Fr. Matt’s E-mail Address
If you would like to contact Father Matt by e-mail, you
may do so at frmattblank@gmail.com.
Horario de Oficina
Regular office hours in our parish office are
Wednesdays 8:00 - 11:00 a.m. and Thursdays 3:00 6:00 p.m.
If you would like to schedule a
baptism, you must first
complete our preparation
program. This involves filling
out an application, turning in
the required documents and
fees, and attending the
preparation class.
The next baptism class will be offered on Saturday,
October 1, at 9:00 a.m. in the parish office.
Baptisms are performed on the second and fourth
Saturdays of each month. (9:00 a.m. English; 10:00
a.m. Spanish) If you have any questions, please contact
the office, 458-4170.
Miércoles de 8:00 A.M. 11:00 A.M. y Jueves de
3:00P.M. a 6:00P.M.
Correo electrónico del Padre Mateo
Gustas contactar al Padre Mateo por correo
electrónico lo puedes hacer en esta dirección:
Segunda Colecta
Este fin de semana va a ver una segunda
colecta para los fondos para el plan de retiro
de los sacerdotes de la diócesis, se aprecia su
Catecismo/ Formación de Fe
Para el sacramento de primera comunión o de
confirmación por favor de ponerse en contacto
con la directora del programa, Dianne Luoma al
(530) 632-7497 o dianneluoma@frontier.com
Anyone wishing to be married in the church must make
arrangements at least six months in advance. This
allows time for the couple to complete the preparation
classes and to secure a date for the use of the church. If
you have questions, please contact the office 458-4170.
Si desea casarse por la iglesia debe hacer arreglos
por lo menos seis meses de anticipación. Esto da
tiempo para que la pareja complete las clases de
preparación y para asegurar una fecha para el uso
de la iglesia. Si tiene alguna pregunta, por favor,
póngase en contacto con la oficina parroquial al
Merciful Like the Father
September 23 & 24, 2016
Ministry Days is the largest gathering of ministers, catechists and Catholic school
teachers in the Diocese of Sacramento. The event is an excellent opportunity to
network with others who serve our parishes and schools.
Misericordioso Como El Padre - 23–24 de
septiembre 2016
La Jornada Pastoral es el evento más grande para ministros, catequistas
y apoyarse unos a otros. y profesores de escuelas católicas de la Diócesis de
Sacramento. Este evento es una excelente oportunidad para relacionarse con otras
personas que colaboran en nuestras parroquias, compartir historias
Si desea bautizar, primero debe completar una
solicitud, traer los documentos requeridos, asistir a la
clase pre-bautismal y pagar la cuota
correspondiente. La solicitud se puede encontrar en
el sitio web de la parroquia en la siguiente dirección:
www.ourladyoflourdescolusa.com o en la oficina
La siguiente clase de pre-bautismo se ofrecerá el
sábado 1 de Octubre, a las 9:00A.M. en la oficina
Los bautismos se llevan a cabo el segundo y
cuarto sábados de cada mes. (A las 9:00A.M. en
Inglés o a las 10:00.A.M. en Español) Si usted tiene
alguna pregunta, póngase en contacto con la oficina
parroquial al número (530)458-4170.
Don’t forget to register! No olvides registrarte!
September 11, 2016 Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time