A Very Special Visit From Bishop Joseph Pepe
Life Matters: A Catholic Response to the
Abortion, euthanasia, domestic abuse, gang
related violence, terrorism, murder, mass shootings, expressions of hatred or racism
and other acts contrary to the dignity of persons… all of these crimes cry out for
justice. Yet we are a people of hope, and St. Paul reminds us that “in hope we
(Rom 8:24). More Info.
Open House 2014 –Bishop Gorman High School will host our annual Open
House on Sunday, November 23, 2014, from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Interested students and their parents
will have the opportunity to tour our state of the art campus and meet our
outstanding faculty and staff. Representatives from our clubs, organizations
and sports teams will be available to present their programs and answer
questions. The afternoon will include an art show, performances by several of
our theatrical and musical groups, a BGHS parent/student panel session and
presentations by our Finance and Admissions departments. We encourage all
interested families to attend our Open House to learn more about our values:
God, Accountability, Excellence, Leadership, and Stewardship and to find out
what it means to be a member of the Bishop Gorman community. For further
information, please contact the Admissions Office at 702-476-4008 or visit the
Admissions section of our website at www.bishopgraman.org
Knights of Columbus Fall Poker Classic
Hold’em Tournament At Red Rock Casino Thursday, October 30, 2014 $100 buy-in Seating at 1:00 p.m. in the Poker Room Prize Pool 50% of tickets sold 1 rebuy during 1st 40
minutes of play for $100 Casino rules apply with 20 minute segments For tickets: Contact Don Woods at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 702-682-8658
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church has adopted the following days for the 40 Days for Life prayer vigil:
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 7:00 a.m. - 5:00p.m.,
Friday , October 24, 2014, 7:00 a.m. - 12 noon.
For Additional information or to let us know you will be joining us please contact Nancy Finley at 702-292-9175 or email@example.com
All Souls Day is November 1, 2014.
Many Hispanic families and communities observe All Souls Day by erecting an Altar de los Muertos or Altar of the Dead. It commemorates the faithful departed through a variety of symbols. Read More.
Project Genesis Retreat
FRI., DEC. 12-SUN.—
DEC. 14, 2014
The 4th Project Genesis Retreat for Young Adults will take place
at Camp Lee Canyon, located on Lee Canyon Rd., about 45 miles northwest of Las Vegas at an elevation of over 8,000 feet. It is primarily open to young
adults aged 18-40 years old. If you are older than 40,
but work with youth and young adults in the Diocese of Las Vegas, we encourage you to make the time for this inspirational retreat. UNLV, St. Thomas
Aquinas Newman Center is sponsoring the retreat for the
Las Vegas Diocese. Fr. Albert Pace is a strong
believer in this retreat that will inspire adults to be more
faithful to the Catholic church, energizing them, and
giving them the fire to give back to their parish
community. For more information about the Project Genesis
retreat or the retreat team contact Jennifer Arnot 702-340-4824 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or you can contact the St. Thomas Aquinas Newman Ctr. at 702-736-0887.
Stillpoint Spiritual Staycations!
Stillpoint Summer 2014 Calendar is
now available online! Visit our website: www.stillpointcsd.org
or phone (702) 243-4040 for more
"Simbang Gabi" - December 14-23, 2014
In the Philippines, "Simbang Gabi" is a daily
mass/novena just before Christmas, celebrated early in the morning, 4-5am or in
the evening 6-7pm. It is also called “Misa de Gallo” (mass when the cock crows)
or “Misa de Aguinaldo”. More Info.
The Event You've Been Waiting for...The St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Busy Hands Crafters Annual Craft & Bake Sale. Saturday, November 1, 2014 9 am - 5 pm Sunday, November 2, 2014 9 am - 1 pm.
All proceeds will be donated to the Parish. Beautiful and unique hand crafted items, baby sets, holiday decorations, and much more..... Perfect for all occasion gift giving! DONATIONS of baked goods and handmade crafts are deeply appreciated. Please contact Lynette Bearer at 702-485-3774 for more information.
Director of Religious Education-St. Joseph, Husband of Mary Catholic Church
is a full-time position, responsible for implementing a religious
education program in our parish (kindergarten-5th grade) including
overseeing the Rite of Christian Initiation of Children/Adults. The
program consists of a wide variety of components: catechesis, liturgy,
evangelization, community building, spirituality, leadership development
and pastoral care and excellent people skills and the ability to work
well and communicate with parish families. The ideal candidate will have
the ability to recruit, train, and retain volunteers; will understand
children and adults. Expertise in the use of technology, including
social media, in ministry is a plus. In addition the successful
applicant will have a mature personal spiritual life. A degree in
Theology is required; a graduate degree is a plus. The successful
candidate must be a practicing Roman Catholic. Salary negotiable. If
interested contact Fr. Marc Howes at St Joseph, Husband of Mary Catholic
Church, 7260 West Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89117 or email@example.com.
Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada (CCSN) is sourcing
qualified candidates to fill the position of President & Chief
Executive Officer that will oversee all aspects of this multi faceted
organization with an annual operating budget of $21M. A practicing
Catholic who will promote the positive image and visibility of Catholic
Charities in the media, public gatherings and in fund raising activities
is required. The Agency is also recruiting qualified candidates for the
Vice President of Finance position. The ideal candidate will oversee
all aspects of the Accounting & Finance accountabilities, provide
management and oversight of the annual operating budget, and act as a
business partner for all Agency activities. Interested applicants should
see visit www.catholiccharities.com for additional information on these
Lay Dominican Community of Las Vegas Invites you to pray and study with us in community.
Catholic men and women of every walk of life belong to Lay Dominican communities. We join together to pray, to study, and to be of service to others. Lay Dominicans meet on most fourth Saturdays of every month at the St. Thomas Aquinas, Newman Center UNLV Campus, 4765 Brussels St., Las Vegas NV 89119. For more information or for future dates and times, contact: Mr. Dan Morin OP at 249-2399 firstname.lastname@example.org
or Fr. Alber Felice-Pace OP 763-0887.
Why Join the Knights of Columbus?
The Knights of Columbus Order has been called “the strong right arm of the Church”, and has been praised by popes, presidents and other world leaders for support of the Church, programs of evangelization, Catholic education and civic involvement. Ask an usher about the KOC today or contact Ernest Ergottino 336.1977
Knights of Columbus-Ladies Auxiliary
Attention Ladies! If your husband is a member of the Knights of Columbus, or if you are a widow of a Knight, please join us! Please attend our next council meeting on the second Thursday of the month (the same time as the Knight’s
meeting.) Contact: Irene O’Rourke 256-8684.Knights of Columbus Squires -Youth Organization
For young men who are practicing Catholics between ages 10 and 17. The Columbian Squires Circle 5271 at SEAS is a Catholic youth organization that builds character and develops leadership. All are welcome to join and participate in the many various activities. Contact: Don Woods, Chief Counselor, 254-6606. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Mother Seton Council 11029.
Invitation to All Catholic Veterans
Come join Our Lady of Peace Post 1947. The most active Catholic War Veteran Post in the nation. We operate a food bank and assist needy and homeless veterans. We have a program which educates the youth in our community in patriotic themes and are involved in religious programs. We are the only Catholic organization in the nation that is chartered by the United State Congress. All active duty military, including the National Guard Reserves, U.S. Merchant Marines and all honorably discharged veterans, who have served during PEACE and WAR TIME are encouraged to join. Contact: Jim 686-5666.“Ethics in the Marketplace”
is the title of the ministry of Jesuit, Fr. Max Oliva, who makes his home in the Vegas valley. Father Oliva is the presider for the 12:10 P.M. Mass at the Cathedral on the last Wednesday of each month.
The focus of his homilies is Living One’s Faith in the Workplace. For information on Father’s work, see his web site: http://www.ethicsinthemarketplace.com