February 2017

DIOCESE OF BELLEVILLE MONTHLY MAILING

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FEBRUARY 2017

Office of the Bishop

pdf Food for Families (44 KB)

Department of Canonical Affairs

Office of the Diaconate
pdf Invitation to Ordination of Gary Henry Mueller (64 KB)

Office
of Vocations pdf
(1.04 MB)
pdf Poster on new Discovery Mission Vocation Bible School (1.04 MB)

Department of Pastoral Services (Website)

 

Office of Worship (Website)

•  Lenten Reconciliation Service – Coming Soon!

•  Liturgical Calendar 2017

•  Lenten Regulations 2017

•  Rite of Election and Celebration of the Call to Continuing Conversion – Sunday, March 5, 2017 – Cathedral of Saint Peter – Parish Resource Packet Deadline Monday, February 27, 2017

•  Mark Your Calendar - Wading Deeper 2017 – August 4-5, 2017 – Dr. Steven Janco, Presenter – Informational Flyer

 

Office of Hispanic Ministry (Website)

 

Prison Ministry (Website)

 

Respect Life Ministry (Website)  

 

The Messenger (Website)
 

Committee on Marriage Preparation (Website)

•  Pre Cana & Engaged Encounter Schedule

•  PREPARE/ENRICH Blog – Building Strong Marriages

 

Natural Family Planning (Website) (Facebook)

•  NFP Day (hosted by the Diocese of Belleville) February 12, 2017 – St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church, O'Fallon

Department of Temporal Affairs

Office of Development
pdf February 2017 - Development Update (151 KB)
pdf Parish Targets - January 2017 (82 KB)

January 2017

DIOCESE OF BELLEVILLE MONTHLY MAILING

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JANUARY 2017

Department of Pastoral Services (Website)

 

Office of Worship (Website)

•  Deadline Approaching - Through the Doorway 2017 – Leaning Into Lent With the Elect – Dr. Steven Janco, Presenter - January 22, 2017 – Registration Form and Payment Option

•  Liturgical Calendar 2017

•  Mark Your Calendar - Wading Deeper 2017 – August 4-5, 2017 – Dr. Steven Janco, Presenter – Informational Flyer

•  Lenten Regulations 2017

•  Rite of Election and Celebration of the Call to Continuing Conversion – Sunday, March 5, 2017 – Cathedral of Saint Peter – Parish Resource Packet Deadline Monday, February 27, 2017

 

Office of Hispanic Ministry (Website)

 

Prison Ministry (Website)

 

Respect Life Ministry (Website)

•  March for Life 2017 – Registration Form Fact Sheet Deadline January 20, 2017

 

The Messenger (Website)
2017 Publication Schedule

 

Committee on Marriage Preparation (Website)

•  Pre Cana & Engaged Encounter Schedule

•  PREPARE/ENRICH Blog – Building Strong Marriages

 

Natural Family Planning (Website) (Facebook)

•  NFP Day (hosted by the Diocese of Belleville) February 12, 2017 – St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church, O'Fallon

December 2016

DIOCESE OF BELLEVILLE MONTHLY MAILING

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DECEMBER 2016

Office of the Bishop


Letter - Diocesan Christmas Collection
Letter - Retired Religious Collection

Department of Canonical Affairs

Annual Parish Report


Department of Pastoral Services (Website)

 

Office of Worship (Website)

•  A Liturgy Preparation Aid for the Seasons of Advent and Christmas (includes Advent Reconciliation Service)

•  Through the Doorway 2017 – Leaning Into Lent With the Elect – Dr. Steven Janco, Presenter - January 22, 2017 – Registration Form and Payment Option

•  Wading Deeper 2017 – August 4-5, 2017 – Dr. Steven Janco, Presenter – Informational Flyer

 

Office of Hispanic Ministry (Website)

•  Immigration, national identity and Catholic conscience” – by Archbishop José Gomez of Los Angeles

•  What Can You Do For Immigrants and Refugees - USCCB

•  National Migration Week – January 8-14, 2017 – 2017 Took Kit

 

Prison Ministry (Website)

 

Respect Life Ministry (Website)

•  March for Life 2017 – Registration Form Fact Sheet Deadline January 20, 2017

 

The Messenger (Website)
2017 Publication Schedule

 

Committee on Marriage Preparation (Website)

•  Pre Cana & Engaged Encounter Schedule

•  PREPARE/ENRICH Blog – Building Strong Marriages

 

Natural Family Planning (Website) (Facebook)

•  NFP Day (hosted by the Diocese of Belleville) February 12, 2017 – St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church, O'Fallon



Department of Temporal Affairs

Office of Development
December 2016 - Development Update
Parish Targets - November 2016


Office of Human Resources
2017 Holiday / Holy Day Schedule

 

Other

Catholic Relief Services


November 2016

DIOCESE OF BELLEVILLE MONTHLY MAILING

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NOVEMBER 2016

Office of the Bishop


Letter - Catholic Campaign for Human Development

Department of Canonical Affairs


Vocations
Parish Vocation Coordinator Meetings

Department of Pastoral Services(Website)


Office of Worship (Website)

•  Resources for Jubilee of Mercy

•  Time Sensitive Liturgical Book Order Form 2017

•  Coming Events for RCIA Formation 2017 - Through the Doorway 2017 – January 22, 2017 and Wading Deeper 2017 – August 4-5, 2017 – Dr. Steven Janco, presenter for both events.

•  Confirmation 2017 – Updated Guidelines


Office of Hispanic Ministry (Website)

 

Prison Ministry (Website)

 

Respect Life Ministry (Website)
 

The Messenger (Website)

2017 Publication Schedule

 

Committee on Marriage Preparation (Website)

•  Pre Cana & Engaged Encounter Schedule

•  PREPARE/ENRICH Blog – Building Strong Marriages

 

Natural Family Planning(Website) (Facebook)

•  Mark Your Calendars NFP Day (hosted by the Diocese of Belleville) February 5, 2017 – St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church, O'Fallon


Department of Temporal Affairs

Office of Development
November 2016 - Development Update
Parish Targets - October 2016

October 2016

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Office of The Bishop

Department of Social Outreach (Website)

Rural Life (Website)

•  Blessing of the Harvest ( Bulletin Insert & Flyer ) – Thursday, October 13, 2016 – 1:00 p.m. – Farm of Philip and Kelly Diekemper & Family, Carlyle, Illinois

Department of Canonical Affairs

Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs
An Armenian - Catholic Prayer for Christian Unity Ecumenical Service - Flyer
An Armenian - Catholic Prayer for Christian Unity Ecumenical Service to be held on Thursday, October 20th, 7-8:15 p.m. the Service is sponsored by the Diocese of Belleville, The Armenian Orthodox Church in Swansea and the Archdiocese of St. Louis with the purpose of honoring and remembering Pope Francis' visit to Armenia earlier this year. All are welcome to attend, but registration is asked for because of space concerns.

Vocations
National Vocation Awareness Week (November 6-12)

Department of Faith Formation

Formation Department/Office of Education ( website )

Parish Leaders are INVITED
Parish Revitalization:  The Courageous Parish – Saturday, October 8th
Pastors, Deacons, Trustees, Business Administrators, Parish Life Coordinators, Committee/Council Leaders, Catechetical Leaders, Youth Leaders…ALL Parish Leadership!

Take the next step…revitalize your parish!  Hear how other parishes are putting their Pastoral Plans into action within their partnerships.  It isn't easy stepping out of the comfort of our own parishes but times call for us to be bold and to seize this opportunity to be evangelizers.

Keynote Speaker, Rich Curran, is the nationally known founder of Parish Success Group and will address the critical responsibilities of each parish leader.
Flyer with more details
RSVP
by October 5th 
Bulletin Announcement

Upcoming Events:   Looking for Catechist Formation Credit Hours?  Check out the NEW Catechetical Events Google Calendar - Copy and paste this link https://goo.gl/GQ1ByP into any calendar product that supports the iCal format to view all upcoming Catechist courses and credit opportunities, i.e. speaker programs, study and scripture programs, retreats, etc.

Books of the Year (2016-17) - Catechist Credit offered

Department of Pastoral Services (Website)

Office of Worship (Website)

  • Resources for Jubilee of Mercy
  • Liturgical Book Order Form 2017
  • Workshop for Parish Organists – Saturday, October 15, 2016 – Kenrick-Glennon Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri - 9:30 a.m.
  • Workshops on The Newly Revised Order for Celebrating Matrimony—
    • Something Old & Something New (Registration Form) Saturday, October 22, 2016 – Christ the King Parish, Springfield, Illinois
    • Gateway Conference 2016 - Cardinal Rigali Center, Fleur de Lis Room, St. Louis, Missouri —   (Registration Form) Thursday, November 3, 2016 – Keynote & break-outs tailored to:
      Parish Liturgy Coordinators, Parish Music Directors, Parish Wedding Coordinators, Permanent Deacons and Deacons in Formation
      (Registration Form)   Friday, November 4, 2016 – Keynote & break-outs tailored to:
      Priests, Seminarians (Years III & IV), Permanent Deacons 

Office of Hispanic Ministry (Website)

Prison Ministry (Website)

Respect Life (Website)

The Messenger (Website)

Committee on Marriage Preparation (Website)
Pre Cana & Engaged Encounter Schedule
PREPARE/ENRICH Blog – Building Strong Marriages

Natural Family Planning (Website)

Department of Temporal Affairs

Office of Development
October 2016 - Development Update
Parish Targets - September 2016