Welcome to our cluster of churches:
St. Catherine's - Ravenna
St. Francis Xavier's - Chester
St. Joseph's - Wright
4:00 PM Saturday Evening at St. Francis Xavier's
5:30 PM Saturday Evening at St. Joseph's
9:00 AM Sunday Morning at St. Catherine's
11:00 AM Sunday Morning at St. Joseph's
Misa en español a las 8:00 de la noche julio-octubre
Pastor: Father Fred Brucker
Parochial Vicar: Father Douglas Braun
Business Manager: Rick Riordan
DRE: Diane Beckwith
Music Director: Eileen Hoogterp
1. St. Joseph’s Festival and Bar-B-Q Chicken Dinner is Sunday, August 14. Dinner is served Noon – 4 PM. Festival activities are Noon – 5 PM.
We need people to work the various booths and activities. Please contact chairpersons Joe and Kelly Klein to offer your services.
2. The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary on August 15 is a holyday but because it is on Monday this year, there is no obligation to attend Mass. For those who would like to join us, Mass on August 15 will be at 9:00 AM at St. Francis Xavier’s Church.
3. Back to School Celebration is Monday, August 29 at St. Andrew’s Cathedral. 8:30 Doors open. 9:15 AM Welcome with Mr. David Faber, Diocesan Superintendent of Catholic Schools. Mass is at 9:30 with Bishop David Walkowiak and priests of the diocese concelebrating. As part of the Jubilee Year of Mercy, Confessions will be heard from 10:30 – 11:30 AM. 10:30 AM Brunch Buffet.
Kindly RSVP: email@example.com or 616-246-0590.
4. Mass for Labor Day, September 4, will be at 9:00 AM at St. Francis Xavier’s Church.
5. St. Francis Xavier’s PIG ROAST is on Sunday, September 18. This year we will return to a simpler style and have the dinner in the church hall (basement). All are welcome.
Link to diocesan resources regarding child and youth protection.