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Run For Ryan
The Run for Ryan was formed to support parishioner Ryan McDaniel and his family during his battle against cancer. The McDaniel Family, so grateful for the love & support they had received, created the Stay Strong Fundto help others who find themselves in a similar situation. Ryan’s legacy of kindness & generosity lives on in...

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An Evening with the Knights of Columbus
The Knights of Columbus will be hosting an evening to benefit Missouri Pro-Life and the Special Olympics on Saturday, November 4th from 6:30-11:00pm. The evening, emceed by Mike Roberts and featuring Celebration Quartet, includes a Silent Auction, 50/50 Raffle, Dinner, Drinks and More! Please join us for an evening of fun and fellows...

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Share the Warmth
SCL Ladies of Charity and Louisettes are sponsoring a COAT DRIVE to support the familis of Let's Stary, St. Vincent de Paul and our Food Pantry. Barrels will be in the gather space the weekends of Oct. 21/22 and Oct. 28/29.  We will accpt clean, servicable coats, hats, gloves and scarves of all sizes. 

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Pancake Breakfast
This Sunday, October 15 Knights of Columbus All You Can Eat Breakfast Featuring Four Types of Pancakes, Biscuits & Sausage Gravy, Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Tater Tots, Fruit and other Breakfast Favorites   Please Join the Knights of Columbus in the School Cafeteria 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM Carry...

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Vincentian Christmas Program
The Vincentian parishes of St. Catherine Laboure and St. Vincent de Paul are collaborating once again this year on the VINCENTIAN CHRISTMAS PROGRAM. The goal of the program is simple: we will be providing food and gifts items for up to 350 seniors and 300 families in the city of St. Louis and rural Missouri. The VINCENTIAN CHRISTMAS PR...

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Advent By Candlelight
Ladies Night Out - Sunday, November 19th St. Catherine will be hosting our sixth Advent By Candlelight. This is an evening of prayer and reflection for all the women of the parish. Registrations can be made the weekends of October 21/22 and October 28/29 in the gathering space before or after Mass or by emailing <abcatscl@gmail.co...

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BE ON THE LOOKOUT !!
BE ON THE LOOKOUT!!! You should be receiving the Annual Report and Raffle Tickets within the week. Please help support SCL by purchasing the Raffle Tickets, details will be enclosed in your mailing. You may return the tickets in the enclosed envelope via postal mail, offertory basket or drop off in the Parish Office. Additiona...

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SAVE THE DATE - TRIVIA NIGHT January 20, 2018
Save the date for the SCL MA sponsored Trivia Night on January 20, 2018  
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SCL Adult Volleyball Tournament Raffle
The Class of 2018 will be selling raffle tickets all weekend long.  4 Great items to be won. Raffle tickets will be sold 1-$5.00   3-$10.00  or Wing Span for $20 Winning raffle tickets will be drawn Sunday before Championship Game.

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TRUNK OR TREAT SIGN UPS
Sign up and submit payment before October 16, 2017 (or before spots are sold out).   Click here to sign up on line or print out attached and return to the office before the deadline.     SCL Trunk-or-Treat 2017 Details and  Registration DETAILS: The parking lot will open at 6:30pm on Saturda...

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Adult Volleyball Tournament - THIS WEEKEND
Everyone is invted to help support our 8th grade class on this fun filled weekend! Stop by after Mass on Saturday or Sunday and enjoy some delicious food while watching a game or two!    

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Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll Campaign
The Knights of Columbus will be accepting doantions for their Annual Tootsie Roll Campaign this weekend. The money collected will be divided between the Knight"s Child Development Center at Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital and Missouri Special Olympics. Please be generous with you donation!

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Renew your marriage vows
Let's Renew  & Celebrate!!! Did you know that you and your spouse can renew your marriage vows on the first Saturday of each month at the 8:15A.M. Mass?  You may come the first Saturday in the month of your wedding anniversary or even during a different month if you can't make the first Saturday of your anniversar...

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Archdiocesan Diaconate Formation Appeal
This weekend, September 30th & October 1st, marks the annual collectin for the St. Louis Archdiocese Diaconate Formation program. You may use your envelope or make your donation online. Your gift will be accepted with great gratitude.

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LIFE CHAIN
On Sunday, October 1st from 1:15-2:15 SCL parishioners will meet on the Lindbergh parking lot for our annual Life Chain. Together, we will pray silently for Respect for All Life.  Please Join us.     

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~~Sunday, September 24, 2017 St. Catherine Laboure School Cafeteria  9750 Sappington Rd 63128 11:00am—7:00pm Eat in or Carry Out Hosted by the Knights of Columbus Council 12323 Join us for the Biggest BBQ of the year!  You don’t want to miss it. Thank you for your support. BBQ RIBS, PORK STEAKS, CHICK...

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ANNUAL KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS PARISH BBQ
This Sunday, September 24th from 11:00am -7:00pm the Knights of Columbus will be hosting their Annual Parish BBQ. All are invited to join in the festivities and share a meal with family and friends. The menu includes: half slab BBQ rib dinner, bratwurst dinner w/ kraut, pork steak dinner, chicken dinner, hand pulled pork dinner and bra...

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SCL Landscaping - Volunteers Needed
Summer has challenged the best of gardens this year with little rain and lots of heat—great for tree saplings and weeds to grow! So please bring hand shovels, spades and sturdy gardening gloves.  We’re going after the most determined weeds that have deep root systems. Saturday, October 7th, 8:00 am to Noon   ...

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WALK FOR THE POOR
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2018 Basketball Registration
 Basketball registration for the 2018 season will begin September 1st and runs through October 6th.  All boys and girls from 1st through 8th grade are eligible for participation in the basketball program.  1st and 2nd graders participate in our instructional program on Friday Nights. All children who are in enrolled in our ...

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Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast
Please join us on Sunday, September 17th for the Knights of Columbus All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast. Breakfast is served from 7:00-11:00am and features four types of pancakes, biscuits and gravy, scrambled eggs, bacon, sauage, tater tots, fruits and breakfast beverages. Kids age 6 & under are free, kids 7-12 $3.00, adults $7.00 and...

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Celebrate the Feast of St. Vincent de Paul
We are inviting everyone to celebrate the Feast of St. Vincent de Paul the weekend of September 23rd and 24th. Looking forward to seeing you in CHURCH! Click here for more information.    

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Sunday School
It is now time to register your 3, 4, 5 year olds for Sunday School. Our Sunday School program teaches the children at their level just how much they are loved by Jesus through bible stories, song and play. Sunday School takes place during the 10:30 Mass. You just drop them off at their classroom in the school building prior to Mass and p...

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SCL Monthly Food Collection
Remember to return your Meal-a-Month bag this weekend! The food collected helps to stock the food pantry at St. Catherine as well as our sister parish, St. Vincent, in downtown St. Louis. THANK YOU FOR YOUR ONGOING SUPPORT.  A reminder:   Beginning May 1, 2017, monetary donations from parishioners will be refl...

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DePaul USA - Working to End Youth Homelessness
DePaul USA, a national homeless service organization actively at work in St. Louis, is committed to ending youth homelesness. To help meet their needs for  soon-to-open apartments in St. Louis, there will be a collection of gently used kitchen items the weekends of September 10th and 17th. Please click here for a detailed list of sug...

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PRAYER SERVICE FOR THE SICK
Prayer Service for the Sick Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 6:30pm in Church Let us come together as a parish community to pray for family, friends and fellow parishioners who are sick and in need of healing whether it is in mind, body or spirit. The Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick will be part of the service. Invite all those ...

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SCL MOVIE NIGHT
Join us on Wednesday, August 23rd at 6pm in the Parish Center for our movie night featuring, The Intern, starring Robert DeNiro and Ann Hathaway) . Refreshments will be provided. 
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Adult Volleyball Tournament-Sponsored by the 8th Grade
Mark your calendars for the Annual Adult Volleyball Tournament! The 8th grade class will sponsor this annual event on October 6-8th. There are several opportunities for you to show your support. Enter a team, purchase a business or personal banner to be displayed, or just come to enjoy the great volleyball. Click here for a team entry for...

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DEPAUL USA  STL - NO PLACE LIKE HOME
DePaul USA STL's fourth annual "No Place Like Home" 5K Run/Walk will take place Saturday, October 14, 2017 beginning in Tower Grove Park. Click here for any entry form.
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Fall Bible Study
St. Catherine Laboure will offer two separate Bible Studies beginning in September. Visit with Bible Study members on the weekend of August 26th & 27th if you have questions or would like to register. You may also email biblestudy@sclparish.org  to register or request more information. Exodus: The God of Freedom and Life will ...

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Like To Sing?
The 9:00 Mass Choir is looking for new members. If you are at least in 6th grade, able to commit to 9:00 Mass on Sunday and Tuesday evening practice (7:00-8:30), have an intereset/passion/love for group singing and are willing to answer God's call to share your voice contact Linda DiFrance at musicdirector@sclparish.org.

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The Feast of the Assumption
Mass Schedule for the Feast of the Assumption August 14th Vigil Mass at 7:00pm August 15th Masses at 6:30 and 8:15am & 12:10 and5:30 pm.
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RCIA ~ Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults
Are you interested in learning about or joining the Catholic Faith? The St. Catherine Laboure community invites you to check our the adult initiation process with the hope you will find an opportunity to grow closer to God in your faith community. If you are interested in knowing more abour RCIA, please contact Peggy Brinkmann 314.843....

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All school children grades 2-8
YOU are invited to join the SCL 2017-2018 Children's Choir Select Saturday Evenings -  5:00 Mass Rehearsal choose: Tue afterschool  (3:00-4:00 ) or Sat before Mass (4:30) Details/Permission slip attached.  Contact: Ursula Zielinski at zielinski4@sbcglobal.net 

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Social Saturday
Pack your collers and lawn charis for a fun filled Saturday night with your friends and family. Come Hungry! Saturday, August 26th Following Saturday Mass 6pm-10pm Food trucks will be on site and cash or credit cards will be accepted. CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY PARENTS.

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 A PARISH FAMILY NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT
Support the Bosch Family - YouCaring: Compassionate Crowdfunding Kim Bosch, an SCL Parishioner was diagnosed with "Stage Four-Pancreatic Cancer" in February.  She has been undergoing chemotherapy at Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis. Click here for more information:  www.youcaring.com/KimberlyBosch

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Monthly Food Collection
Please take a Meal-a-Month bag home with you this weekend and return it the weekend of August 5/6. The following is a list of the items most needed: peanut butter & jelly, cereal, pasta sauce and spaghetti, tuna and hamburger helper, canned fruit, boxed potatoes, toilet paper, detergent, shampoo, deodorant, Monetary donations are also...

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Back-to-School Collection
On the weekends of July 29/30 and August 5/6 the Ladies of Charity are teaming up with St. Vincent Parish in sponsoring the annual school supply collection. The following is a list of suggested items for donation: backpacks, crayons, pencils, pens (black & red) wide ruled loose leaf paper, notebooks, compostion notebooks, calculato...

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SCL will offer a Protecting God's Children Workshop on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 6:30pm. Click here for more information.
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Welcome Fr. Charlie
Welcome to our new parochial vicar (associate pastor) here at SCL  who is making a return.  Fr. Charlie Prost, CM is joining us.  He was here before as pastor from 1988 through 1994.  He is from Perryville,  MO and is several years younger than me. He has been most recently in southwest MO as pastor of two pa...

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SCL Blood Drive- THIS MONDAY
St. Catherine Laboure Blood Drive When: Monday, July 24th Time: 1:30-6:30pm Where: SCL Cafeteria To reduce your wait time call Mary Jane Jett ahead of time at 314.843.5539. Or For the tech savvy sign up on the Red Cross web site: <www.redcrossblood.org>. Sponsor code: CatherineLaboure (no spaces). Additionally, ...

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Canasta Card Club
The SCL Parish Canasta Club is now setting up their schedule for the 2017-2018 year. A few more ladies are needed to complete our team. Each team plays against a different team one afternoon each month (September - May) at a Host Team's home. If you are interested, please phone JoAnn Gabris 314.843.7251.

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Hospitality Ministers and Liturgy of the Word Teachers
The parish is looking for parishioners to help with our Hospitallity Ministry and with teachers for Liturgy of the Word for Children (10:30 Mass only). Click here for more information.
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All Are Welcome - SCL Adult Softball Tourney
All are welcome to come and cheer your favorite SCL Co-Ed andMen's softball teams after Masses this weekend. Games are played from 6:10-10:15 on Saturday evening from 1:15-5:30 on Sunday. Food and beverages are available for purchase at the concession stand.

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SCL Parish Golf Tournament
Mark your calendar for Saturday, August 5th for the SCL Parish Golf Tournament. The tournament is a 4 Person Scramble with a shotgun start at 1:00 pm at Crescent Farms Golf Club. Click here for the tournament registration form. 

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Diva Dash
The 2017 Diva Dash will be held on Saturday, September 30th at the SCL Parish Hall. Doors open at 6pm and Trivia will begin at 7pm. Tables are $240 for 8 "Divas" to play and must be purchased as a full table. Click on Diva Dash to obtain a registration form. Click here for a registration form.

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SCL Book Club
Join us on Wednesday, August 2nd at 7PM in the Lower Level of the Parish Office Building for a lively discussion of Bryan Stevenson's "Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption.
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Serving Meals at St. Vincent's
Serving Meals at St. Vincent’s Help will be needed on: Tuesday, July 25th (4:40-6:15pm) Wednesday, July 26 (4:40-6:15pm) Sign ups & additional information can be found on the bulletin board in the gathering space about this service to the poor.  

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July 4 Mass
Mass on Tuesday, July 4th will be ONLY at 8:15am
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SCL MONTHLY FOOD COLLECTION
Please take a Meal-a-Month bag home with you this Sunday and return it the weekend of July 1st/2nd The Saint Catherine Laboure Food Pantry would like to thank the parish for your continued support of the Meal-A-Month Program.  ITEMS THAT ARE  MOST NEEDED FOR THE PANTRY-- (Please NO Glass items)   ¨  ...

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Good News from Father Jim
  In mid July,  we will be welcoming our new parochial vicar (associate pastor) here at SCL and he is making a return.  Fr. Charlie Prost, CM will be joining us.  He was here before as pastor from 1988 through 1994.  He is from Perryville,  MO and is several years younger than me, so I get to keep the curm...

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Sunday School Registration is now
Would you like a program for your 3, 4 or 5 year old son or daughter that gives them a better understanding of Jesus’ love for us? Are they wiggly worms at Mass and need more attention? Look no more, Sunday School is here! Our Sunday School program teaches the children at their level just how much they are loved by Jesus through bib...

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Celebrate Brother David's 30 Years of Service
Let’s Celebrate Brother David’s 30 Years of service as a Vincentian Brother!   Join him and fellow parishioners after 10:30 Mass on Sunday, July 9th for a sweet breakfast treat.  

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Early Bulletin Submission Deadline
Submissions for the July 9th bulletin must be received by Thursday, June 29th.  
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St. Catherine Laboure Book Club
St. Catherine Laboure  Book Club June 28th 7 pm Parish Office Lower Level   The Paris Wife By: Paula McClain     Chicago, 1920: Hadley Richardson is a quiet twenty-eight-year-old who has all but given up on love and happiness—until she meets Ernest Hemingway. Following a whirlwind courtshi...

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Parish Office Holiday Hours
The Parish Office will be closed Saturday, July 1st, 2017 through Tuesday, July 4th, and will reopen at 9am on Wednesday, July 5th, 2017.
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Happy Father's Day
A Father’s Day Gift A gift from the parish In the spirit of St. Vincent ~ In honor of all fathers and men, the parish has made a donation to the Father’s Support Center of St. Louis. This center is an established, nonprofit organization committed to creating positive outcomes for children and families by helping fath...

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St. Catherine Laboure Social Saturday - 6/17/2017
  Join us for St. Catherine Laboure Laboure Social Saturday!  on Saturday 6/17/2017 at 6:00pm.
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Steubenville Mid America - Invite for teens
Join us for Steubenville
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THANK YOU - 9th Annual Ultimate Rummage Sale
  The pastoral staff would like to thank the parishioners of St. Catherine for all their hard work and dedication to the 9th Annual Rummage Sale fund. The sale was a huge success, reaffirming that the parish is truly a vibrant, generous, caring parish. We raised $18,760.66 to date.   Parishioners contributed in a variet...

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Spiritual Retreat for Veterans
Spiritual Retreat for Veterans: June 30-July 2 White House Retreat is hosting a retreat for U.S. Military Veterans featuring a series of talks presented by Fr. Jim Conroy, S.J. - A Jesuit priest and Vietnam Veteran.  Each talk will be followed by small group breakout sessions for attendees to share their own experiences related ...

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Have you explored the new SCL parish website?
HAVE YOU EXPLORED THE UPDATED SCL PARISH WEBSITE? If not, be sure to  take a look at www.sclparish.org    Please take a few minutes to check out the parish information and  sign up with your name and email to receive the parish newsletter.   Did we miss anything? We would like to know what YOU th...

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Dear Parishioners of St Catherine Laboure, On Wednesday June 14th , Depaul USA cordially invites you to celebrate its purchase of 2904 & 2912 Arsenal Street and its plans for St. Lazare House, a new housing program for homeless youth. A short ceremony of the Vincentian Community turning the keys over to Depaul USA will be foll...

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Adoration Times Available
Adoration Times Available The only time our Lord asked the Apostles for anything was the night He went into the  agony.  Not for activity did He plead but for an Hour of companionship (Archbishop Fulton Sheen)   SUNDAY:   5 am (3rd week), 7 am NEED, 12:00 (noon) NEED, 1 pm partner, 2 pm partner, 3 pm p...

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FRESHMAN WELCOME & SUMMER KICKOFF 2017
St. Catherine Youth Ministry officially welcomed our incoming freshman to our High School Life Teen Program on Wednesday May 31, by kicking-off the summer with a crazy, fun night of Prayer, Pizza, and  Color Warz! Thanks to all who were able to attend!   REMINDER: All high schoolers are welcome every Wednesday night th...

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SCLYM 2017 SUMMER CALENDAR
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Save the Date - Annual Adult Volleyball Tournament
SAVE THE DATE: OCTOBER 6TH,7TH,8TH   ANNUAL ADULT VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT FOR INFORMATION: CONTACT JEFF ERMOLD 314.753.8599 <JEFF.ERMOLD@GMAIL.COM >  
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Conquering Cancer
Conquering cancer through prayer! Where two or more are gathered in my name, I am in their midst. (Mt 18:20). Please join us as we gather together to pray for the sick in our parish especially those battling cancer. We gather and pray the Rosary each Tuesday evening.   There is no greater gift that we can give than the gift of ...

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Knights of Columbus Meetings
Knights of Columbus Meetings   Officers Meeting: 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm in the Parish Office Lower Level— June 13th   General Membership Meeting: 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:45pm in the Parish Center—June 20th Each meeting begins with the rosary.  

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Summer Hours for SCL Parish Office
The Parish Office is open on Fridays from 9am-Noon until school begins in August. Normal office hours are 9am - 5pm Monday - Thursday, 9am-Noon Friday  and 8:30am-1:30pm Saturday and Sunday.

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~ONLINE GIVING ~ JUNE SPECIALTY FUNDS     ARCHDIOCESE FUNDS:   Cardinal Glennon Hospital - Built in the 1950s at the request of Cardinal Joseph Ritter, SSM Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center is the only free-standing Catholic pediatric hospital in the world. Executive Director of the Cardinal Gl...

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ACA (ANNUAL CATHOLIC APPEAL) It’s that time of year again for the Annual Catholic Appeal (ACA). You will be receiving your ACA card in the mail in the near future. Please sign and return the card to the Parish Office, regardless of your ability to donate. You may place it in the offertory basket, during any Mass, in an envelope mar...

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Parish Office Summer Hours Parish Office Closed May 17th Office/Campus closes at noon on Friday May 26th, closed 27th, 29th, 29st and reopens on May 30th. Beginning May 28th the office will be open 9-noon on Fridays until school  begins in August.

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New Office hours begin Monday, May 1, 2017
Beginning TOMORROW, May 1, 2017 New Parish Office Hours will begin: Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm Saturday & Sunday 8:30am – 1:30pm Keys will need to be signed out during these office hours. If special arrangements are necessary, please call the office: 843-3245.

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SCL Monthly Food Collection Please Take A Meal-a-month Bag Home With You This Sunday And Return It The Weekend Of May 6/7 The Saint Catherine Laboure Food Pantry Would Like To Thank The Parish For Your Continued Support Of The Meal-a-month Program.  Items That Are Most Needed For The Pantry-- (Please No Glass Items) &diams...

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Beginning May 1, 2017 New Parish Office Hours will begin: Monday – Friday:         9am – 5pm Saturday & Sunday      8:30am – 1:30pm Keys will need to be signed out during these office hours. If special arrangements are necessary, please call the of...

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