December 25, 2012
Saint Alphonsus Liguori is excited for another year of ministry, liturgical celebrations and many parish traditions. We hope you will join us for this first round of events happening at the start of the New Year.
Holy Day of Obligation: Mary, Mother of God, January 1
Join us for Mass for this solemnity. Mass times are Monday, December 31 at 5:30 p.m. or Tuesday, January 1 at 9 a.m.
Healing Service, January 1 at 10 a.m.
Following the Mass, please join the parish and others from the community for another parish healing service. Learn more about a healing service
WINGS Rummage Sale, January 25 to 26
The Women’s in God’s Service ministry is helping clean out parishioner closets and support charitable causes with their annual rummage sale event. Read more details
Ash Wednesday, February 13
The season of Lent begins with prayer, penance and fasting as we prepare for the Resurrection of the Lord. Check Mass times online and in the bulletin in the coming weeks.
Knights of Columbus Fish Fry Dinners, Fridays during Lent
This year the ever popular fish fry dinners will be cooked and served inside the newly renovated Parish Hall. Join the parish and members of the community as we come together for dinner on our day of fasting.
Stations of the Cross, Fridays during Lent
Add prayer and reflection to your Lenten journey with the Stations of the Cross that will be prayed each Friday during Lent. Check the bulletin in the coming weeks for times the community will come together to pray.
Lenten Adoration, Fridays to Saturday mornings during Lent
During the weeks of Lent, there will be Eucharistic Adoration in the Day Chapel following the 9 a.m. Friday Mass and concluding at 7:30 a.m. the following Saturday.
Parish Mission, Sunday to Tuesday, February 17 – 19
Join the parish as we welcome Father Leo (as seen on Iron Chef) to lead us on our Parish Mission this coming Lent. Father Leo will offer talks in the evenings that will be followed by receptions for fellowship.
Holy Week, March 24; Easter Sunday, March 31
Join us as we enter Holy Week leading up to the Resurrection of the Lord. Come prepare your hearts in prayer, reflection and Reconciliation.
Christ Renews His Parish Retreats, two weekends in April
CRHP retreat weekends are a wonderful opportunity for members of a parish to open their hearts to God’s call during a weekend away from daily life distractions. Participants will enjoy retreats lead by members of their parish as they experience Christ’s love through the prayerfully support and actions retreat leaders. The men’s retreat is April 13 – 14 and the women’s retreat is April 20 – 21. Visit ZionsvilleCatholic.com/crhp for more information.
Antioch High School Retreat, Friday to Sunday, May 3 -5
This weekend is a powerful time for the youth of the parish to engage in community with the support and prayers of their peers. Participants engage in prayer and discussions about faith and spiritual journeys as a young person. They are supported by adult helpers and youth retreat leaders. Learn more at ZionsvilleCatholicYouth.com/Antioch