OLA News and Events
The following Parish Organizations are meeting via Zoom video conference calls:
Living Bridges Men’s Faith Sharing
Walking With Purpose
The following Parish Organizations, Prayer Groups & Bible Study Activities have been suspended at this time, including but not limited to:
Legion of Mary
Knights of Columbus
Opening Your Heart, our foundational study, is designed for women new to Walking with Purpose. Discovering Our Dignity is a study for returning members, focusing on how the power of God worked in the lives of the women of the Old and New Testament.
Whether or not you have any Bible study experience, you are welcome as you are to learn how the Scriptures apply to our everyday lives.
Tuesday Evening at 7:00 PM, in the Church
The Brother’s House
Assisting homeless men in Norristown is in desperate need of
clean new socks & boxer shorts (XL & XXL & XXXL).
Please drop off in the Giving Room.
Parish Religious Education Program
Our First Holy Communion Mass was truly beautiful in so many ways. Now we look ahead to our Confirmation ceremony on December 2, at 6 PM with Bishop Edward Deliman presiding. Please keep these students & their families in your prayers as they prepare for this beautiful Sacrament. There will be no Parent Presentation on November 8, however, the catechists will present lessons starting that day & throughout the week. The topic will be Advent & Christmas customs. There will be no lessons in December, so this is a great time to catch up with any Interactive Reviews which have not been completed & sent. Certificates of level completion will be issued at the end of the program in early May. This will be based on the number of sessions attended & completed assignments.
Please contact Sister Rita Marian with any questions or concerns at firstname.lastname@example.org or 610-688-6590.
To view the complete Malvern Retreat House Calendar of Retreats and Events, click HERE.
For more information or to register, please visit malvernretreat.com, or call 610-644-0400.
Nourish for Caregivers
Support Group & Rosary Hour
Nourish for Caregivers is a Christ-centered Catholic ministry
that supports the practical, emotional & spiritual needs
of family caregivers. Our monthly meetings are for anyone
juggling the challenges of everyday life, health, career
& caring for a loved one, whether it be a family member
with disabilities, an aging parent, spouse, friend or grandparent.
We meet monthly on 2nd Thurs. from 10 AM-11 AM
at St. Anastasia Rectory Meeting Room in Newtown
Contact Aimee J. Gustitis, BSN, RN, JD at 610-724-8950,
or visit our website: www.nourishforcaregivers.com
For those who can’t attend our in-person meetings, join
us for a Rosary Hour of Power online or by phone every
Monday from 8 PM – 9 PM. For online or phone dial-in
information, visit www.phillyevang.org/nourish.
VILLA MARIA ACADEMY HIGH SCHOOL
ANNOUNCES FALL ADMISSIONS EVENTS
Villa Maria Academy High School, a Catholic college preparatory school in the tradition of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, invites young women to apply for Fall 2021 admission! Villa Maria, located in Malvern, will host a Hybrid Open House for all interested students and their families on Sunday, October 4, 2020. The Entrance–Scholarship Exam will be offered on Sunday, October 18, and Saturday, October 24, 2020 on campus. Eighth graders may take the exam on either date. A Fall Virtual Preview Breakfast will be held on October 28th. For additional information, please contact the Admissions Office at (610) 644-2551 or register online at: WWW.WMAS.ORG.
Learn about what Villa Maria sisterhood has to offer!
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our New Parishioners
From December 18, 2019 – June 23, 2020:
Frank & Laura Kish & sons:
Matthew & Brendan
James & Laura Riggio
Robert & Megan Asklar & daughter: Stella
Brent & Meredith Keperling
& sons: Gunnar & Harald
Michael & Marissa Carboine
& son: Andrew
John & Margaret Haines
Ryan & Katharine Purvis
& their sons: Declan & Nolan
Kevin & Jessica Hinds
& son: Noah
Joseph & Barbara Mullen
Jason & Christina Lynch
From January 1, 2020 – June 23, 2020:
Mark Patrick Kozina Donlon
Lana Elizabeth Kozina Donlon
Children of John & Damir Donlon
Stella Lynn Asklar
Daughter of Robert & Megan Asklar
Brendan William Kish
Son of Frank & Laura Kish
Regan Claire Landaiche
Daughter of Paul Landaiche &
James Conor Larkin
Son of Conor & Emily Larkin
Andrew Michael Carboine
Son of Michael & Marissa Carboine