Parish Bulletin – 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time – 23 September, 2018

Masses and Celebrations for the Week

Day Time and Place Celebration Intention  
Monday .   No Mass  
Tuesday Chapeau

10:00 AM

  Judy Bechamp

By: Pauline Lepine

Wednesday Chapeau

10:00 AM

  All Souls

By: Chrisita Dupuis

Thursday St. Joseph

10:00 AM

  Carmelita Doyle

By: Jean Gallagher

Friday St. Joseph

10:00 AM

  Diane McCann

By: Chuck & Hazel Chassie

Saturday 5:00 PM


  Lorne Gagnon

By: Neil & Wilma Meehan & Family & Bruce & Lila Furgoch

Frances Michaud Langton

By: Michaud Family

Sunday 9:00 AM

St. Joseph

  Missa Pro Populo  
Sunday 10:30 AM


  Normand & Rémi Vaillancourt

By: Jacqueline, Pierrette & Gilles

René & Laurette Picotte

By: Jeanne & Charles Vaillancourt & Family

Parish Lectors Communion
Sheenboro Patty Hansen Peter Gleason
St. Joseph Sam McGuire Ron Price
Chapeau Bernie Hendry André, Mariette

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK: Fran Flavelle, Sandy LaRose-Dutton, Pat Keon, Paul Keon, Anchie Bechamp, Earl Lepine, Annie Gaudette, Sandra Fletcher- McGuire, Aspyn Carroll, Roseanne Gagnon, Viola Fleury, Joanne Souliere, J.P. Lariviere, Patsy Lariviere, Ida-Mae Turner, Kerry Kelly, Paul Dennie, Judy Sullivan and Norma Ranger.

Parish Sunday Collection             Counter
Sheen $ 770.00  
St. Joseph $1616.00  
Chapeau $1480.00 Suzanne Lapierre, Monday, September 24th

TUESDAY, SOCIAL CLUB: Has begun again from 1 to 3 pm at Harrington Community Hall. All are welcome whether to work at your hobby, join some of us in making items sent to help people around the world or just socialize. Contact Angie 819-689-2486 or Bernie 819-689-5223.


ST. JEAN BAPTISTE PARISH SUPPER-TURKEY & ALL THE TRIMMINGS: Will be held on Sunday, September 23rd from 11:30p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Cost is Adults $15.00 & Children $5.00. Take out is available.

ST. ALPHONSUS PARISH SUPPER-TURKEY & ALL THE TRIMMINGS: Will be held on Sunday, September 30th from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Cost is Adults $15.00 & Children 12 & under $7.00. Take out is available.

MOUNT ST. PATRICK-RENFREW- TURKEY, HAM & BEANS SUPPER:  Will be held on Sunday, September 30th starting at 12:30 p.m.   Cost Adults $15 & Children $6.00. Take-out available. See poster for more information.

ST. CASIMIR’S CHURCH -ROUND LAKE-ROAST BEEF & BEAN & BUFFET SUPPER: Will be held on Sunday, October 7th, 2018 from 12:30 to 6:00 p.m. – 2642 Round Lake Road, Round Lake Centre. Adults: $15 Children 12 and under $5 under 5 Free. Take out available. Parishioners of St. Casimir’s Church extend a warm welcome. Check poster for more information.

ST. JOSEPH’S PARISH ROAST BEEF SUPPER: Will be held on Sunday, October 14th at 5:00 o’clock sharp. One sitting only. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Cost Adults $15.00, Children under 10 $5.00 Babies free. Tickets available from Hazel Chassie 819-689-2609, Sharon Fitzpatrick 819-689-2907 & Donna Tierney 819-689-2558.


The Gallery will be open on Saturday & Sundays only from 10:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. Next Bake & Book Sale will be Saturday & Sunday, October 6 & 7.

In memory of the late Maurice Bissonnette of Allumette Island. Maurice was a well-known artist whose works include the Stations of the Cross in St. Alphonsus Church and the Millennium Coin for the Canadian Mint. Maurice’s masterpieces will be on display Saturday and Sunday, September 22-23, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. His daughter Karrie will be available on Sunday, September 23rd from 1-3 pm to answer your questions.

-Peggy Shannon of Allumettes Island. Peggy’s background is in portraiture, paintings(mixed mediums) and ceramics. Her artwork was shown in the United States and Canada and the award-winning ceramic pieces are displayed in the permanent collection at the Indiana University. To view Peggy’s artwork, she will be available at the Gallery on Saturday & Sunday, September 29th & 30th.

-Ingrid Hoffer of Chichester. Ingrid designs, hand knits and sews doll clothes. She features a wide selection of over 50 pieces of doll clothing at the Gallery. To view Ingrid’s creation, stop by the Gallery, Saturday & Sunday, October 6th & 7th, 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

-Jeannine Lahaie of Ottawa. Jeannine is a descendant of the ‘Captain Nazaire Emond’ of Allumettes Island. She paints landscapes of mountains, rivers, and lakes mounted on crochet wall hangings, pendants, etc. Stop by the Gallery, Saturday & Sunday, October 13-14 from 10 am -4pm to view Jeannine’s art & crafts.

-AN EVENING OF FUN WINE & CHEESE AND Making of Customized Coir Outdoor Welcome Mat. Tuesday, October 2nd, 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Cost: $50.00. Book Early-Limited Space. Contact: Helen Davis at 819-689-5271 or Joan Branco at 613-638-2884.

LIFE CHAIN AND A FILM: ‘Life Chain’ will be held on Sunday, September 30th from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. All are to meet at the Festival Hall parking lot at 1:45 p.m. It is a powerful, peaceful street witness and prayer vigil. Life Chain goes…rain or shine! You can bring water, lawn chairs, umbrellas, and strollers. After the vigil at 3:30 p.m., a film entitled “Fatal Flaws: Legalizing Assisted Death’ will be presented at Holy Name Annex. For information, please contact Barb Austen at 613-735-6265 or Susan Dagenais at 613-401-6482.

ST. ALPHONSUS C.W.L: Will be the next group to host the Monday night card parties beginning October 1 through December. We would greatly appreciate prize donations. These could be dropped off at the hall on Monday evenings or given to Gail, Joan or Janie at any time. Thanks once again!

ENVELOPES FOR MEAT DONATIONS: Our Parish Suppers are soon approaching (Sunday, September 30th; October 14th)). Envelopes are provided should you wish to help with the cost of the meat. Your donation is greatly appreciated. Thank you so much!

PARISH SUPPER SILENT AUCTION (St. Alphonsus): Anyone wishing to donate an item/items for the Chapeau supper auction can do so please contact Helen Davis 819-689-5271 or you can drop your items off at the Arena on Friday & Saturday morning. Thank you for your help, greatly appreciated.

THANK YOU: Just saying thank you will never repay your thoughtfulness and consideration. Yet, we would like to thank the organizing committee and all the attendees for recognizing our volunteer efforts. The evening was a lovely surprise and a celebration that could only occur in this area. Thank you one and all.

Henry and Joan Sallafranque

MISSION: HONORING FATHER CHABOT’S WISHES-HIS GIFT TO YOU   John Pridmore is an ex-gangster who underwent an amazing conversion experience and later worked with the Friars of the Renewal in the Renewal in the Bronx and with Saint Mother Teresa of Calcutta. His is now a full-time lay evangelist living in Ireland. He will share his story at a three-day area mission at St. Columbkille Cathedral, Pembroke, from Monday, October 1st to Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018. An internationally know best-selling author and much sought-after speaker, John has conducted Parish Missions and has spoken to groups throughout the world. He has spoken at many high school assemblies and has addressed half a million young people in the presence of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI at World Youth Day in Australia in 2008. Mark, your calendars now to reserve these dates. All are invited to attend each evening at 7:00 p.m. From his personal experience, John will give witness to God’s love, God’s mercy, and God’s healing. Invite your friends to join you. Please share this on social media and check out

Notes from Fr. Tim:
1) Hoot! Hoot! It’s one week to go to the Chapeau Turkey Parish Supper. Please consider helping out however you can: as a volunteer worker and as a customer. Don’t miss out on the best turkey parish supper in the diocese!!

2) Don’t forget to check out the quilts that are the first prize for the Chapeau and St. Joseph’s Parish Draws. They are on display in each church. There will also be another hockey game draw (Montreal at Ottawa) compliments of Harrington Mechanical as well as prizes from other local merchants. So bring lots of change to buy as many chances to win as possible!

3) Bible Study classes will start on the third Thursday of October (October 18th) at 7 pm in St. Joseph’s.

4) Happy 50th Wedding Anniversary to Meril & Iris Fleury who celebrate this wonderful occasion this weekend. Ad multos annos!!

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