Men from St. Malachi, St. Patrick & St. Wendelin are invited to our Men’s Spiritual Gathering Breakfast on Saturday, March 24, 8:30-10:30 AM, Blessed Trinity, 14040 Puritas Ave. (Corner of W. 140 St.) Please arrive early. The cost: $3. Guest Speaker: TBA. Questions: call Jeff Barbalics (216) 631-3343 or Mike Graham (216) 228-8815.
Christians at Risk: Helping Mid-East Christians Rebuild Homes and Communities. St. Malachi Parish is partnering with the Knights of Columbus to enable Christian Refugees in Syria and Iraq to return to and rebuild their homes & communities that were destroyed by the Islamic State.
It costs about $2,000 to resettle one family. Offering envelopes are available at the main doors of church and the St. Malachi shrine for you to contribute to the St. Malachi Parish Lenten Project. Your donation will help the Mid-East Christians return home. Please make your check payable to St. Malachi Parish and write Lenten Project on the memo line. Return offerings on Holy Thursday, March 29 ,2018 or Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018.
Join us Fridays in Lent for fellowship, fun & food at church fish fries. On Friday, March 23, 2018 we meet about 6:30 PM at Communion of Saints Church, (St. Ann) 2175 Coventry Rd. Cleveland Hts.
SAVE THE DATES: St. Malachi, St. Patrick, St. Wendelin women, family and friends, our annual Women’s Retreat is June 1-3, 2018 at the Jesuit Retreat House on State Rd. in Parma. Our retreat leader is Sr. Maxine Shonk OP, who is the author of Blessings Upon Blessings and Silver Linings. She was also our retreat leader last year.
Registration forms will be at the doors of the church soon. Please continue to watch your bulletin for announcements.
Deacon Leo & Nancy Bistak will reflect and lead discussion of Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortations The Joy of Love (Amoris Laetitia) this in the hall. All are welcome, even if this is your first time.
On March 22, 2018 from 6:00-10:00 PM enjoy a night of fun as you sample delicious soups and sliders prepared by Cleveland’s top chefs with celebrity host Joan Rosenthal of Marigold Catering!
New location this year: TENK West Bank, right around the corner from St. Malachi Parish at 2111 Center Street. This year we will also be celebrating the 2018 Sister Michael Marie Griffin Anchor Award recipients: Vince and Margaret Schroeder Hvizda.
All proceeds help Malachi Center to continue to provide life changing services to children, families, and the homeless. Tickets are $95 per person and can be purchased by calling 216-771-3036 or at malachicenter.org.
On Monday, March 19, 2018 is a Communal Penance Service at 7:00 PM at St. Patrick (Bridge) for our partner parishes of St. Wendelin, St. Patrick & St. Malachi with priests from each parish. In the words of Pope Francis, “God never tires of forgiving us.” If you missed the diocesan evening of Confessions, this is an excellent opportunity to be reconciled as we prepare for Easter.
On Wednesday, March 21, 5:00-11:00 PM at Danny Boys Pizza, 24129 Lorain Rd. North Olmsted enjoy pizza, (dine-in or take-out). 20% of your order will provide men on limited funds the opportunity to attend the Men’s Interfaith Retreat on April 27-29 at Our Lady of the Pines in Fremont.
Pickup a flyer at the church doors today and present it to Danny Boys when ordering. If you cannot attend but would like to donate, mail your check made out to Male Spirit-Cleveland to: Mike Graham, 1295 Bonnieview Ave., Lakewood, 44107 Questions: call or see Jeff Barbalics (216) 631-3343 or Mike Graham (216) 228-8815.
Continue your Lenten prayer on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 7:00 PM in the church with Taize, a meditative, candlelit service including simple chants sung repeatedly, rich silence and prayers of praise and intercession. Please bring a friend.
Join us Fridays in Lent for fellowship, fun and food at church fish fries. On Friday, March 16, 2018 we meet about 6:30 PM at St. Andrew Ukrainian Church, 7700 Hoertz Rd, Parma.