Parish Bulletin – June 18, 2017 – Corpus Christi

Masses and Celebrations for the Week

Day Time and Place Celebration Intention
Monday     No Mass


10:00 AM


  Cyprien & Rose Chartrand

By:   La famille

Wednesday 10:00 AM


  Andrew Keon

By: Mado & Family

Thursday 10:00 AM

St. Joseph

  For intentions of Fr. MacRae

By:   Maria DeSouza

Friday 10:00 AM

St. Joseph

  Jacqueline Lepine & Robert Godin

By: Gerard & Gilles Audet

Saturday 5:00 PM


  Missa Pro Populo
Sunday 9:00 AM

St. Joseph

  Mary Carroll

By: James & Kathleen Gribbon

Sunday 10:30 AM


  Matthew Mercier

By: Bobby & Viola Romain

Thérèse & Florian Allard

By: Royale et Jacqueline Mainville


Parish Lectors Communion
Sheenboro Francis Downey Peter Gleason
St. Joseph Sam McGuire Rita Keogh
Chapeau Janie Carroll Janie Bernie

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK: Fr. Costello, Cindy Chevalier, Joanne Souliere, J.P. Lariviere, Judy Bechamp, Lauretta Reid, Ashton Godin, Ida-Mae Turner, Herman Morin, Kerry Kelly, Paul Dennie, Judy Sullivan and Norma Ranger.

Parish Collection Counter Monday’s at 9:00 a.m.
Sheen $612.00 Laetitia Tardiff Peacock, Monday, June 26th
St. Joseph $1,521.00  
Chapeau $1,695.00 Catherine Keon-Godin, Monday, June 19th

ST.ALPHONSUS C.W.L: Thank you to everyone who attended our June Dinner on the 13th a very enjoyable evening. Congratulations to the recipients of special pins: Bea Battis, Jacqueline and Rhéa Vaillancourt (70 yrs.), Martha Fitzpatrick (50), Doris Ranger (40), Brenda Labré, Gene O’Brien, Edith Lair (25 +), Helen Davis, Chrisita Dupuis, Monique Fleury, Laetitia Peacock (10) Maple Service pin Janie Carroll. These pins recognize 500 years of service to the league. Thank you all who have provided squares for luncheons over the past year. They are much appreciated.

New schedule for Readers and EOME is ready to be picked up in the sacristy.

MARRIAGE BANNS: There is a promise of marriage between Joshua Moreau, son of John Paul Moreau and Anna Norlock and Anna Leahey, daughter of Brian Leahey and Loretta Keon. The wedding will be celebrated at 4:00 PM on Saturday, June 24th, 2017 at St. Alphonsus Church.

THANK YOU: We wish to thank Bishop Mulhall, Father Moyle and all the priests in attendance for the impressive funeral service for Laurette Schryer. To the Cathedral staff, Diocesan staff, friends, neighbors and relatives who offered their condolences, masses, donations, flowers and food for Laurette throughout this difficult time of grief. Also thank you to the beautiful choir and the women of the CWL for the delicious lunch served after the funeral. We are very grateful to all. The Schryer family.

MERCI: Nous voulons remercier notre évêque Mgr Mulhall, Père Moyle et tous les prêtres présents lors du service funéraire de Laurette Schryer. Les employés de la Cathédrale et du diocèse, amis, voisins et famille qui ont offert leurs condoléances, messes, dons, fleurs et nourriture pour Laurette pendant ses temps de peine et douleur. Un gros merci à la chorale et aux femmes catholiques pour le bon goûter servi après le service. Nous sommes très reconnaissants envers tous. La famille Schryer.

On the occassion of the 150th Anniversary of Canada there is a one day bus trip to Ottawa on September 6th for $139 per person. Twenty dollars is required now to reserve your seat. Call Mariette Gaudette at 819-689-2544 for more information.

On June 28th another one day trip is organized by Jamieson travel through the Opeongo Line at $150 per person. If interested please call 613-582-7011 or toll free at 1-888-582-7011.

CHAPEAU GALLERY NEWS: The Chapeau Gallery is now opened. (The month of June opened Saturday & Sundays from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.). Come & visit the new art work & artisans displays & gift shop, etc…..  Bake Sale on Sunday, June 18th after mass.

TUESDAY SOCIAL CLUB SPONSORED BY (YOUNG AT HEART): Wish all of you a safe and happy summer. See you in September. Thank you/Merci!

WALK THE OPEONGO LINE – JULY 2730: A walking pilgrimage to celebrate the annual pilgrimage to St. Anne’s, Cormac. For more information and to register go to or contact Fr. Scott Murray or 613 735-6392.

Canada Day Silent Auction 2017: This is our 20th! Hope you’ll help us with your very generous donations as in the past. Proceeds go to our Recreation Association and the Parish Hall. Both concrete items and services are welcome but use your imagination and I know we won’t be disappointed. We’ll be accepting donations Thursday evening before Canada Day from 6:30 to 8:30 at the Parish Hall. Come and celebrate our 150th.  Angie Retty 689-2486

Knights of Columbus Council 1531: Will hold its annual closing dinner and awards night at the Knights of Columbus hall on June 27. Tickets are available from Town and Country Men’s Shop in Pembroke, at the hall bar or by contacting Grand Knight Noel Leclair.

We would like to wish a Happy 55th Wedding Anniversary to Aurel & Madeleine Chaput! Love & Best wishes from Lisa, Lila, Noella & Families.

Notes from Fr. Tim
1) Congratulations to Simon Allard, Alexis Fortin-Chaput, Jenna Gagnon, Alexis Hynes, Benjamin Lepine, Maggie McDonald, Baleigh Spence, Russell Belland Racing, who were confirmed by Bishop Mulhall last weekend. It was both a pleasure and honor to be able to prepare you to receive this important sacrament.

2) Next Saturday at 10:30 am in the Cathedral, Bishop Mulhall will be ordaining Justin Bertrand, Anthony Burchat, Stephen Helferty, and Michael Lund to the priesthood. An ordination ceremony of a single priest is a wonderful ceremony, filled with joy and expectation. Imagine how great it will be to watch the ordination of four! Please keep the newly ordained in your prayers.

3) We will very soon be distributing draw tickets in St. Joseph’s and Chapeau for our upcoming parish suppers. First prize for both draws is a hand-made quilt! The remained of the prizes are cash awards. These draws are an important revenue source that helps to make the parish suppers as profitable as possible so please be generous in your efforts to sell (and buy!!) as many books of tickets as possible.

4) Attention Chapeau parishioners: We will be holding another meeting immediately after next Sunday’s Mass to discuss the next phase of repair work to the Church. Everyone is welcome to stay and hear what is to be done this summer and fall.

5) We offer our prayers and sympathy to the family of Iona Morris of Sheenboro who passed away last Sunday. Please keep her and her family in your prayers.

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