April 2016

Welcome to Immaculate Conception Church in Maplewood, Missouri!  Join us for daily mass at 8:00am every Monday thru Friday and at our weekend masses on Saturday at 4:00pm and Sunday at 9:30am.

The Archdiocese offers some great resources for the Year of Mercy. The Year of Mercy Calendar of Events and Year of Mercy Pilgrimage Sites as well as a great website with updates and other information http://www.archstl.org/mercy

Please be sure to stop by the rectory office and welcome Eva May, IC’s new Administrative Assistant.

Join us for these events at IC in April.

April 3, 3:00pm in the church: MRH High School Community Concert — FREE!!

April 12, 6:30pm in the gym: Sweet Babies Baby Shower hosted by Ladies Auxiliary #903.  Bring new or gently used newborn baby items to be donated to St. Mary’s Hospital Sweet Babies program.

April 16, 10:00am-2:00pm in the gym: April Showers Service project.  We need volunteers to help sort, organize, and stock our food pantry with toiletry items collected by the Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri.

April 23, 4:00pm in the church: Irish Mass  5:00pm in the gym: Irish Arts Dinner and Performance.  Tickets will be available soon!

April 24, 9:30am in the church: PSR First Eucharist Mass

 

 

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March 2016

Welcome to Immaculate Conception Church in Maplewood, Missouri!  Join us for daily mass at 8:00am every Monday thru Friday and at our weekend masses on Saturday at 4:00pm and Sunday at 9:30am.

The Archdiocese offers some great resources for the Year of Mercy which started on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, December 8, 2015.  The  Year of Mercy Calendar of Events and Year of Mercy Pilgrimage Sites as well as a great website with updates and other information http://www.archstl.org/mercy

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Here is what is happening in March.  Make note of the Holy Week Schedule!

March 2: Lenten Lunch at Christ Church UCC at 12:00pm

March 4, 11, 18: Fish Fry from 4:00-7:00pm in the Parish Hall Fish Fry Menu Flyer 2016
 Stations of the Cross at 7:00pm in the church

March 6: PSR and All-Parish Reconciliation at 10:45am in the church
Zip Rzeppa Live!!  2:00pm in the church
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March 9: Lenten Lunch at Maplewood United Methodist at 12:00pm

March 12: Reconciliation and Mercy Retreat from 8:00-11:30am in the church – Breakfast will be provided Reconciliation and Mercy Retreat 2016 Please RSVP to Anne at 645-3307.

March 16: Lenten Lunch at Immaculate Conception at 12:00pm

March 18: Deborah Lee in Concert in the church at 7:00pm

March 23: Lenten Lunch at Evangel Temple at 12:00pm

March 24: Christian Passover Supper at 6:00pm in the Parish Hall (rsvp to Anne at 645-3307)
Holy Thursday Mass at 7:30pm

March 25: Stations of the Cross at 12:00pm
Good Friday Service at 7:30pm

March 26: Easter Vigil Mass at 8:00pm
Easter Party in Rectory immediately following Mass

March 27: Easter Sunday Mass at 9:30am
Easter Egg Hunt in Lohkamp’s yard immediately following Mass