Welcome to St. Lawrence Parish
Fr. Mark T. Watkins, Pastor
Sr. Helen Julia Hahn, S.C., Pastoral Minister
Mr. Richard A. Klus, Principal
Day at Price Hill
Skyline is this Sunday,
This Sunday, take your
family and friends to Skyline for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Simply remember to mention St. Lawrence School to the staff and
a percentage of the profits for the day will benefit our
school. Who knew that chili could be such a fun way to help our
If you would like to help the St. Lawrence PTO, register your Kroger
Plus Card with Kroger Community Rewards Program. You can register
at any time, but everyone has to RE-REGISTER every April. We are
listed as St. Lawrence PTO and our NPO # is 82070. Register online at
www.krogercommunityrewards.com ; then search for our name or number,
to link your Plus Card to us.
Eucharistic Adoration: is on Thursdays from
3pm to 5pm. During part of the time, from about 3:25pm to
3:55pm, I will hear confessions.
R. C. I. A.:
Instruction classes for those who wish to become Catholic or
want to learn more about the Catholic Church are on Tuesdays at
6pm in the Music Room, Assembly Hall 2 in the school. Classes
will last about one hour. If you know anyone who would like to
attend please tell them to call the rectory at 921-0328.
Recycling Day AT MSJ, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4TH 10 AM – 2 PM, WEST PARKING
LOT (enter near the Motherhouse).
All electronics items
accepted, including: cell phones, iPods, Blackberries, MP3 players,
digital cameras, handheld game systems, handheld GPS units, laptops,
e-readers, portable hard drives, charging cords and accessories for all
of these items and any other item with an electrical cord, including
telephone systems, computers, monitors, scanners, laser disc players,
computer keyboards, printers, VCR/DVD/CD players, fax machines, copiers,
microwaves, surge protectors, cash registers, power cables, electronic
wiring, satellite components, refrigerators, washers, dryers, and
dishwashers. Sponsored by the Mount’s Environmental Action Committee.
The Athenaeum of Ohio’s Lay Pastoral
Ministry Program will offer a Couple Communications Workshop,
presented by Dr. Tom Giordano. The workshop will be held
on four consecutive Thursdays, October 2, 9, 16 and 23 at the
Bartlett Center located at the Athenaeum of Ohio, 6616 Beechmont
Avenue, Cincinnati. The cost is $75 per couple which includes
workshop materials. Limited spaces are available. Couple
Communications is an easy to learn, award-winning educational
program in which couples participate together. As a couple,
participants learn eleven communication skills for talking,
listening, making decisions and effectively resolving issues
together. Please reply by September 23 to the Lay Pastoral Ministry
Program office via e-mail
email@example.com or call 231-1200.
Respect Life Sunday:
Sunday, October 5th, you will have an opportunity to contribute
support for Respect Life organizations within the Archdiocese.
There is a special envelope in your monthly envelope packet.
Please be as generous as you can. Thank you for your
40 Days for Life: Join us
for the Global Prayer Campaign September 24th – November 2nd, 2014
Daily from 7am – 7pm You’re invited to stand and peacefully pray
(during one or more hours) outside of Planned Parenthood at 2314
Auburn Avenue in Clifton. Kick-off ~ Sunday, September 21st, 3-4pm
Friday Night Vigils 7pm – 8pm Fr. Rob Muhlenkamp of St. Jude Parish
will join us for the Friday Night Vigil September 26th, Archbishop
Dennis Schnurr ~ Friday Night Vigil October 10th, Fr. James Reutter
of Our Lady of Victory- Friday Night Vigil October 17th, Bishop
Joseph Binzer ~ Friday Night Vigil October 31st. Your presence makes
a difference! Visit
www.Facebook.com/40daysforLifeCincinnati. Email Mary Clark at
Young Adults for Life: Please
join the Greater Cincinnati Young Adults for Life in praying the
Rosary for an end to abortion, October 12, 2014, infront of the
Auburn Avenue Planned Parenthood clinic. One hour slots will be
available from 7am to 7pm. Prayer leaders from GCYAL will be onsite
all day. Signup sheets will be in the back of church this Sunday
after the 9am and 11am Masses. For any questions call Ken
Thiergartner at 404-8299.
Lay Ministry Formation Opportunities:
Grow in faith, knowledge and skills. The Athenaeum of Ohio Lay
Pastoral Ministry Program is sponsored by the Archdiocese and equips
men and women to evangelize and catechize more effectively in their
families, communities and workplaces. Degree and non-degreed
options on Saturdays and weeknight evenings fit a busy adult
schedule. Spring semester registration will begin in late fall, so
now is the perfect time to learn about the options and
opportunities. For more information call 231-1200. Find us on
8th Annual Cincinnati Rosary
Crusade: Please consider attending the Rosary Crusade
which will be held on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 12noon – 1pm
on Fountain Square in downtown Cincinnati. This is one of over
12,000 U. S. and international Rosary Crusades on the 97th
anniversary of Our Lady’s appearances at Fatima, Portugal. The
purpose of this event is to encourage individuals and families to
pray the Rosary every day. The featured guest speakers will be Fr.
Cyril Whitaker, S.J., Fr. Shannon Collins, C.M.P., Fr. Matthew
Carroll, O.P., Deacon Amado Lim, Latin Mass Schola and musical
accompaniment by Mr. Ric Aielli. For more information contact Mary
& Pat Ashcraft at 793-5872 or email at
Pilgrimage: Please join us on
our pilgrimage to the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament in
Hanceville, Alabama and the Our Lady of the Angels Monastery and
EWTN. There will be a live show in Birmingham, Alabama. The date
is October 13 - 16, 2014. The price is $285 for each person (double
occupancy). The price includes your lodgings,, transportation,
three breakfasts and two lunches. For more information or to make
reservations call Kay Sandelbach at 859-441-2712.
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PLEASE NOTIFY THE RECTORY when a family
member is hospitalized or homebound and would like to receive Holy
Communion and/or the Sacrament of Penance.
CONSIDER INCLUDING ST. LAWRENCE CHURCH IN YOUR WILL.
3680 Warsaw Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45205
Heritage Hall: 921-4230
Parish Center: 921-0200
Pastoral Minister: 244-7376
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Click the link below to see some interesting (and beautiful)
images of St. Lawrence Church, they were recently taken by Ron
Rack, as part of his "Prayer Places" project. He has the
images posted on his website
were mentioned on the "Sonrise Morning Show" with a link on
their Facebook page also.
SUBMIT ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE
NO LATER THAN TUESDAY MORNING.
ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR THE SCHOOL NEWSLETTER NO LATER THAN
Confessions ~ 3:25-3:55
Wednesday, October 8 from 6-7:30 pm. Please bring
your uniform from last year if you still have it.
Baptism or Confirmation:
you have a child that you would like to have baptized or
received into the Catholic Faith, or if you know of a
Catholic adult or older child who would like to receive
the sacrament of Confirmation please contact Mrs. Aufermann at
stlawrenceparish.org, or contact the rectory at
RCIA Classes (Rite of Christian Initiation for
Please contact the Rectory at
921-0328 if you are interested in RCIA classes.
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