It's tempting to stay at home as temperatures drop and the days become shorter. Use parish life as an opportunity to get out and get active in your faith while meeting others.
First Friday Adoration - Friday to Saturday, November 1 to 2
Come spend time with the Blessed Sacrament during adoration in the Day Chapel. Adoration will take place following 9 a.m. Mass on Friday until 7:30 a.m. Saturday morning. Parishioners may commit to 30 minutes to an hour ahead of time by signing up on the board in the narthex.
Solemnity of All Saints (Holy Day of Obligation)
Thursday, October 31 - Vigil Mass at 5:30 p.m.
Friday, November 1 - Masses at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. (with incense)
All Souls Day Masses
Saturday, November 2 at 7:30 a.m. and 12 p.m.
Veteran's Day Wall of Remembrance - November 2-11
Parishioners submitted the names of family and friends who have served or are serving in the armed forces for our country. In honor of Veteran's Day, the parish will feature a wall with the names and ranks of these individuals inside the narthex for others to view. Please remember to pray for all those who serve our country.
Children’s Liturgy of the Word - Sunday, November 3 and 17, during 10:30 a.m. Mass
Children who have yet to receive their First Communion are welcome to join their friends and adult helpers as they dive into the week’s readings while singing and learning prayers.
Embrace Life Ministry - Tuesday, November 5 at 7 p.m. in the Ascension of the Lord room in Weitzel Hall
After a beautiful 40 Days for Life prayer campaign, come join other families to see what is ahead for the Embrace Life Ministry.
Singing Servants - Option A: Tuesdays at 7 p.m.; Option B: Wednesdays at 7 p.m. , in the church
Like to sing? Check out some of the parish’s choir ministries that are practicing and working on their vocal talents for participating at Masses. Email email@example.com for more information.
Turkey BINGO - Friday, November 6 at 6:30 p.m. in Parish Hall
Families of the parish are welcome to this fun Fall evening of games, food and prizes! See bulletin insert for more information.
Troop 358 90th Anniversary Dinner - Saturday, November 9 at 6 p.m. in Parish Hall
Indiana’s longest running scout troop is celebrating 90 years and the history of Boy Scouts. This special occasion will also help raise funds for coming trips for troop members. Find ticket information and details at ZionsvilleCatholic.com/news.
Anointing of the Sick - Sunday, November 10 at 9:30 a.m.
Individuals are encouraged to participate and receive the sacrament if ill, of advanced age, with a life threatening illness, requiring a caregiver, enduring chronic illness, preparing to have an operation, undergoing anesthesia, or have other health issues. You may receive the sacrament more than once in your lifetime. The sacrament provides grace to endure your infirmity, unite your sufferings to the Passion of Christ, and prepares your soul for everlasting life with God.
Coffee & Donuts - Sunday, November 10 following the 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Masses in Parish Hall
Hungry? Come enjoy warm coffee, yummy donuts and other breakfast treats. While you’re there, take a moment to meet another parish family and help build community at our parish.
Hearts of Fire, Seminarian Dinner - Saturday, November 16 at 6 p.m. in Parish Hall
An elegant occasion will bring together families at the parish to enjoy an evening of catered food, drinks, auctions and live music. Come meet and hear from our parish’s seminarians and help raise support for the education and formation needs of all current diocesan seminarians. Plus, see a special performance by a guest music artist. Ticket information and details are available at the parish office or online at ZionsvilleCatholic.com/HeartsOfFire.
National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) - November 21 to 23 in Indianapolis
Youth Ministry students from St. Alphonsus Liguori will embark on an incredible three day experience during NCYC. Youth, clergy, religious, speakers and artists from across the country will flood downtown to praise God and celebrate being Catholic.
Little Flowers - Friday, November 22 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in Entry into Jerusalem room inside Weitzel Hall.
Girls ages five and up are learning about saints and their faith!
First Reconciliation Retreat - Saturday, November 23 from 9 to 11:30 a.m.
Children preparing for to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation will be taking part in a special retreat.
Thanksgiving Day Mass - Thursday, November 28 at 9 a.m.
Start a tradition in your family by offering thanks for our Heavenly Father as a way to being your Thanksgiving Day holiday. Feel free to also fill a basket of unprepared foods (e.g. wines, breads, etc ...) that will be used in your holiday feast, as a special thanksgiving blessing will take place after Mass. Sign up to be a server!