St Aloysius Bulletin 02.17- 02.24.2019

Septuagesima Sunday

Prayer Request

Men’s Retreat begins Monday, February 18. Your prayers are request- ed for the men following the retreat that their souls might be open to receive the many graces God gives during the course of a retreat.

Please continue your prayers for Mr. Luis de los Reyes and for Betty (sister of Joan Peros) who is battling peritoneal cancer.

Servants of Mary

The next Servants of Mary meeting is March 3.

Holy Name Society

The HNS will meet this Wednesday, Feb 20 at 7:00pm at St Thomas More School in San Jose. All men from the Bay Area are welcome and encour- aged to attend.

Lenten Day of Recollection

A Parish Lenten Day of Recollection open to all our faithful in the Bay Area will be held at St. Athanasius Church, 1525 S White Rd, San Jose.

It will be offered on two consecutive Saturdays with March 2nd being re- served for the Women and the Men’s the following Saturday, March 9.

Participants will be asked to keep silence throughout the day while attend- ing conferences aimed at cultivating a deeper spirit of prayer and recollec- tion along with opportunities for Holy Communion, Confession and for- mulation of Lenten Resolutions.

The day will begin with confessions at 7:00am and conclude at 4:00pm. Breakfast and lunch are BYOBLT. A more complete schedule for the day will be published soon. Mark your calendars and take advantage of this opportunity to reap more abundantly of the graces of Lent.

Feast of St Joseph

Mark your calendars for the annual St Joseph’s Table, Sunday, March 17 following the 10am Mass. Please note: there will not be a silent auction; however, donations for 2 or 3 large ticket/live auction items are requested.