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Second Collection—Next Weekend—Earthquake Relief
The American Bishops have requested that a special collection be taken to assist the rebuilding in Mexico after the tragic earthquake. Among the many old buildings destroyed or severely damaged was the novitiate of the Friars in Mexico City. That was a building put up in the 1500s. The hope is that the immediate needs of the people and the long-term challenges of reconstruction may be assisted by this collection. Envelopes are available in the pews for the collection next weekend.
Knights of Columbus Membership Drive
The Knights of Columbus semiannual membership drive will take place this weekend, October 14th and 15th.
Senior Health Screening
San Luis Obispo County is conducting senior health screenings. Seniors (50+) will sit with a registered nurse for blood pressure, weight, total cholesterol, anemia, diabetes, nutrition counseling, referrals, screening, etc. The
site and time are: Peace Lutheran Church, 244 Oak Park Boulevard, Arroyo Grande, Tuesday, October 17th from 9:00 a.m. to noon. A lipid panel is available this week. Please call 544-2484, Ext. 1, for an appointment. Fasting is required before the test.
A NEW Tax Reducing Opportunity at Year End
The IRS has offered a new approach to the required minimum distribution from IRAs for those who are 70-1/2 or older. An individual may now rollover all or part of the minimum required distribution to a charitable organization. The person pays NO tax on the charitable rollover distribution. The gift does NOT become part of the normal limitations on charitable deductions. For a contact person, please speak with Father Victor.
Outside the Parish
1) The 40 Days for Life Fall campaign to pray to end abortion runs from September 27th through November 5th. Katie and Kirk Collins (SLO) are organizing the 40 days of peaceful, prayerful presence at Planned Parenthood’s business, 743 Pismo Street, San Luis Obispo. To sign up for prayer times, contact Katie at 801-5680 or on line at https://40daysforlife.com/local-campaigns/san-luis-obispo. To be part of the specific south county effort on Mondays, please contact Celine Souza at 929-0115.
2) The Newman Center at Cal Poly is operational with the start of school. The center is meant to help Catholic students at local colleges to have a place to live and express their faith. Masses are celebrated at Our Lady of Mercy Chapel at the Newman Center (Sunday at 6:00 p.m. and Monday through Thursday at 11:10 a.m.). Various ministries are offered at Newman; check the website for details (www.slonewman.org). The center is located at 1472 Foothill Boulevard, San Luis Obispo; the office is open weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (543-4105).
3) Saint Patrick Church will celebrate its annual holiday deco- rations, handcrafted quilts and more on Saturday, October 28th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the parish hall AND after the morning Masses on Sunday the 29th. A special luncheon will be available from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday. For a reasonable $7.00, the special potato casserole with ham and salad choices will be served.
4) Magnificat has scheduled its quarterly breakfast for Novem- ber 4th from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The $25.00 breakfast at the Santa Maria Inn will be followed by a presentation by Holy Cross Father John Struzzo. His priestly walk of faith became a path of thorns and briars until his heart was reconverted through Mary’s love and protection and the heartfelt prayers of the faithful. For reservations, call Dolly Van Horn (878-0420 or 934-1857) or Marie Schaefer (938-1254).
Altar and Rosary Society Meeting
The regular meeting of the Altar and Rosary Society will take place this week on Tuesday, October 17th. All are invited to attend and participate. After prayer and Mass at 10:30 a.m., the usual luncheon and business meeting will follow in the parish hall.
The Knights of Columbus Council at Saint Paul the Apostle parish will host a movie night Friday, October 20th. The film “Second Hand Lions” will begin at 6:30 p.m. SHARP. We will have FREE baked goods, popcorn and refreshments (attendees are welcome to donate goodies to be available if they'd like). Please join us for a fun and family-friendly evening.
All Souls’ Novena
The annual All Souls’ Novena begins on November 2nd, the Commemoration of the Faithful Departed. Envelopes for the novena are in the rear of the Church. Please complete the envelopes with the names of the deceased you wish to remember. Return the envelopes in the regular collection before November 2nd.
Knights of Columbus Spaghetti Dinner
The annual spaghetti dinner in support of the Five Cities Chris- tian Women’s Food Ministry to the Poor and of the Meals on Wheels program is scheduled for Saturday, November 4th in Saint Paul the Apostle Parish Hall. Individuals may dine-in or take-out dinners, which will cost $10 for adults and $5 for those 12 years old or younger. Dinners will be served from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. The Knights will begin selling tickets after the Mass- es this weekend.
Coffee and Donuts
Coffee and donuts will be available Sunday morning in the hall. Please join your fellow parishioners after the Sunday morning Masses. Introduce yourself to someone you don’t know.
READINGS FOR THE WEEK
Monday: Rom 1:1-7; Ps 98:1-4; Lk 11:29-32
Tuesday: Rom 1:16-25; Ps 19:2-5; Lk 11:37-41
Wednesday: 2 Tm 4:10-17b; Ps 145:10-13, 17-18; Lk 10:1-9
Thursday: Rom 3:21-30; Ps 130:1b-6ab; Lk 11:47-54
Friday: Rom 4:1-8; Ps 32:1b-2, 5, 11; Lk 12:1-7
Saturday: Rom 4:13, 16-18; Ps 105:6-9, 42-43; Lk 12:8-12
Sunday: Is 45:1, 4-6; Ps 96:1, 3-5, 7-10;
1 Thes 1:1-5b; Mt 22:15-21
Continue to pray for those who are ill
Mary Louise Brady, Shawn Clarke, Michalle Hammond, Rosalea Garces, Anne Sterline, Patrick Johnson, Emma Coeh- lo, Vince Filippi, Hunter Ormonde, Jerry Williams, Samantha Kohler, Shannon Carpenter, Regina Clarke, Elsie Bough, Rey Cacabelos, Destry Ramey, Donnie Ornellas, David Woodruff, Joe Crescione, Paul Adame, Mark Gil Go, Carla Silva, Anna Ramsey, Phineus McKenna, Steve Skibinski, Florence and Lar- ry Kotlarek, Jan Shields, Cipriano and Lolita Galvez, Gladys Cotter, Nellie de Fiesta, Jack Schieble, Jim Maloney, Father Christopher Deitz, Brother Christopher Saindon, David and Richard Darin, Phyllis Tish, Linda Kumalac, Armida Robb, Kenneth Bagwell, Harriet Harrington, Lorraine Adler, Delia Cannon, Jannie Graham, Magdaleno Zambo, Audrey Corona, Sarah Micek, Cecilia and Randy Thiel, Debbie Riviera, Donna Escoffery, Eddie Chaiday, Annie Delgado, Mel Ormonde, Irma Silva, Ginger Smith, Dolores Menze, Carlito Untalan, Sue Regusci, Rosemarie Smith, Federico Garces, Jr., Fred Rodic, Joe Pizzo, George Mahoney, Jennifer Lee, Mary Streumpf, Dale & Betty Waite, Kirby Gordon, Pauline Azaret, Jennifer Salce Ojeda, Natalie Rick and Theresa Ramirez.