The Filiae Laboris Mariae will be receiving a postulant and a candidate on the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross. Erin Wells will begin the postulancy and Jillian Prater will begin candidacy. All of our youngest Sisters come to us from apostolates of FSSP: Sr. Katherine from Immaculate Conception Church in Omaha, NE; Sr. Erin from Sacred Heart Parish in Fort Wayne, IN; Jillian from St. John Mary Vianney in Maple Hill, KS. Please pray for them!
All Saints will have a Parish Picnic on Sunday, Sept.12th starting around 1:30pm. RSVP, volunteer signups and more details will be sent out through Flocknote.
Confirmation class will resume on September 12th from 9:30 – 10:30 AM in the convent. Please contact Sr. Maria Josepha in the parish office (or see the Flocknote) if you have additional questions. Any new parishioners with children who are 12 or older who have not been confirmed should contact Fr. Pelster.
The St. Rita’s women’s group is meeting on Saturday, September 18 after the 9:00 AM Mass. Single women of the parish, ages 18-35, are invited to join this group, which is dedicated to formation in the faith through study, prayer, discussion, and friendship. We look forward to seeing you then!
The Children’s Choir, originally slated to begin on September 12th, is being postponed one week (in deference to the Parish Picnic and to the Confirmation class schedule) and will now first sing on Sunday, September 19th. Girls and boys ages 8-13 (unchanged voices only, please!) may register by contacting Music Director Jacob Flaherty at firstname.lastname@example.org. Singers should be able to read English text and need to arrive to the rectory by 9:00 AM on all dates. The first several dates are: September 19, October 3, and October 17.