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Bridges Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius in Everyday Life

Incarnate Word (Chesterfield) | June 13 2022

Are you looking for a deeper prayer life and a closer relationship with God? If so, the Bridges “Retreat in Everyday Life,” based on the 450+ year-old Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola, may be what you need. This nine-month retreat is designed and adapted for persons in all walks of life. The retreat consists of daily prayer and journaling, in addition to weekly or monthly small group meetings and weekly time with a prayer companion who listens to your experiences and provides oral and written guidance through the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. The retreat runs September into May and coincides with the Church’s liturgical calendar. The retreat begins in September 2022, and information sessions will be offered at four Greater St. Louis-area sites on various days and times this summer, as well as a virtual session. For more details, visit: www.bridgesfoundation.org. For questions, contact [email protected] or 314-401-2072.


Auditions for The Young Catholic Musicians

Sts. Peter and Paul (St. Louis) | June 13 2022

The Young Catholic Musicians orchestra [string, woodwind, brass and percussion instruments] and choir [soprano, alto, tenor and bass singers] is now holding auditions for new members, age 10-17. The YCM has two rehearsal a month and leads the music for Mass once a month at different churches in the Archdiocese. For information about the YCM (now in its 48th year) go to the web page at youngcatholicmusicians.org. Or contact Fr. Bruce Forman (314-231-7464 or [email protected] or Mrs. Mary Smith (314-962-4040) or [email protected] to schedule an audition.


Webinar: Food, Logic, and Creation: Does STEM* help form better Catholics?

Other | June 10 2022

ITEST Webinar: Food, Logic, and Creation: Does STEM* help form better Catholics? Saturday, July 23, 2022 Register at https://faithscience.org/food/​ for a webinar presented by the Institute for Theological Encounter with Science and Technology (ITEST). Food, Logic, and Creation: Does STEM* help form better Catholics? Presenters: Dr. Thomas Marlowe Fr. Gerry Buonopane Fr. Joseph Laracy with opening message from Fr. Leo Patalinghug, IVDei * Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics ​ Join us Saturday, July 23, 2022, from 9:00 to 11:00 am central. ​ The webinar fee is $10​ There is no charge for ITEST members, clergy, seminarians, and consecrated religious, but donations are appreciated. ​ Register at https://faithscience.org/food/ ​Questions? Contact Sheila Roth​​ at [email protected]


Webinar: What does it mean to speak freely in today’s world?

Other | June 10 2022

ITEST Webinar: Free Speech: What does it mean to speak freely in today’s world? Register at https://faithscience.org/free-speech/​ for a webinar presented by the Institute for Theological Encounter with Science and Technology (ITEST). Free Speech: What does it mean to speak freely in today’s world? with presenters: Rachel Fischer – Pretoria, South Africa Francis Etheredge – Cheltenham, England Peter Breen – Sydney, Australia with webinar moderator, Lawrence Hopperton – Toronto, Ontario, Canada ​ Join us Saturday, June 25, 2022, from 9:00 to 11:00 am central. ​ The webinar fee is $10​ There is no charge for ITEST members, clergy, seminarians, and consecrated religious, but donations are appreciated. ​ Register at https://faithscience.org/free-speech/​ ​ Questions? Contact Sheila Roth​​ at [email protected]


Abortion Healing Ministry (AHM) Prayer & Fellowship Group, Thursday, June 9

Other | June 02 2022

This prayer and fellowship group, open to any woman wounded by abortion, meets each second Thursday starting at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Louis area. Providing ongoing healing, support and fellowship, women are welcome to join at any time. To learn more, including exact location, contact us below. All inquiries and information are kept confidential. • Phone/text: 314.406.0815 • Email: mailto:archstl.org/hope-healing • Web: archstl.org/hope-healing • Social media: www.facebook.com/events/1140808433443437/


Helpers Mass & Rosary, Cathedral Basilica, Saturday, June 18, Fr. Clark Philipp Presiding

Other | June 02 2022

Pray and bear witness at the third Saturday Helpers of God’s Precious Infants Mass starting at 8 a.m. at the Cathedral Basilica. Since 2000, priests have offered this monthly Mass and led the rosary walk to and from Planned Parenthood to inspire those facing unplanned or crisis pregnancies to choose life. Fr. Clark Philipp of St. Clement of Rome Parish is celebrating the June 18 Mass. To learn more: • Contact 314-792-7598 or [email protected] • Visit online (click, then scroll): www.archstl.org/respect-life-apostolate/programs/spiritual-support • Visit our social media page: https://www.facebook.com/events/434941071335589


Living Rosary for Life, Sunday, June 12 at Assumption Parish-Mattese

Assumption (Mattese) | June 02 2022

Please join us as we pray the 79th Living Rosary for Life and meditate on the Sacred Priesthood of Jesus Christ and the importance of praying for our priests. Sunday, June 12, 2022, 2:30 PM at Assumption Parish—Mattese, 4725 Mattis Rd 63128. We will gather in church. Questions? Contact Anna Maria Usselmann, 314.487.2066 or Tim Hessel, 314.845.6879.


Catholic Communication Campaign

Other | June 01 2022

Thank you for your generosity toward last week’s collection for the Catholic Communication Campaign (CCC). Your support helps CCC tell the stories of our vibrant faith to millions of people, locally, nationally, and globally. It’s not too late to give online at usccb.org/nationalcollections.


Annual Love and Life Mass

Other | June 01 2022

You are invited to enjoy an afternoon of faith, fellowship and fun in celebration of the 54th anniversary of the release of Humanae Vitae. Join families from around the St. Louis area for this anticipated annual event sponsored by the Archdiocese of St. Louis Office of Natural Family Planning. Mass followed by a Food Truck Picnic at the playground. Sunday, July 31, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. (Sunday Mass), Archbishop T. Mitchell Rozanski, Celebrant, St. Mary Magdalen Church,2618 S Brentwood Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63144 R.S.V.P. bit.ly/NFP-LL-2022. R.S.V.P is appreciated, but not required to attend. For more info: 314.997.7576 or [email protected]


Catholic Radio

Other | May 27 2022

Everyone looks forward to summer and the change of pace it ushers in. Make certain your relaxed schedule includes time to enrich your faith journey. Tune into Catholic radio, AM 1460. Programming includes the daily Mass, the Rosary, the Divine Mercy Chaplet, local programs and much more. You can listen on the radio, on the Covenant Network app on your mobile device or anytime at OurCatholicRadio.org


Natural Family Planning Introductory Classes

Other | May 25 2022

For couples planning their weddings, wanting a natural way to plan their families, or having difficulty conceiving, please visit: http://stlouisnfp.org or to schedule an appointment: http://bit.ly/NFPintro . Introductory classes are held weekly on line and at a variety of locations throughout the Archdiocese.


Catholic Communication Campaign

Other | May 24 2022

This week’s special collection supports the Catholic Communication Campaign. Half the funds raised in our Archdiocese stays here to support local Catholic communications efforts. The other half supports national and global efforts. Your support helps the Archdiocese Communications Office and other Catholic communications providers continue to adapt to the ever-changing landscape of communications and tell the stories of our vibrant faith. This helps form current Catholics and bring others to Christ. Learn more at www.usccb.org/ccc.


Paraprofessionals and Learning Consultants Needed

Annunciation (Webster Groves) | May 23 2022

One Classroom is an organization supported by the ACA that helps children with disabilities attend archdiocesan K-8 schools. We are looking for paraprofessionals to work one on one with a student at several schools in the St. Louis area as well as learning consultants with special education training. These jobs are highly rewarding. Please contact Colleen Mooney, Director of Programming, if you are interested.


Catholic Communication Campaign

Other | May 20 2022

Next week’s special collection supports the Catholic Communication Campaign. Half the funds raised in our Archdiocese stay here to support local Catholic communications efforts. The other half supports national and global efforts. Your support helps the Archdiocese Communications Office and other Catholic communications providers continue to adapt to the ever-changing landscape of communications and tell the stories of our vibrant faith. This helps form current Catholics and bring others to Christ. Learn more at www.usccb.org/ccc.


Joyful & Alive Conversation

Other | May 17 2022

Are you curious about religious life or how to discern God's will for your life? Single women ages 18-45 are invited to a casual, online “Joyful and Alive Conversation” Tuesday, June 7 at 7 p.m. with School Sisters of Notre Dame. Experience God’s blessings of being “joyful and alive!” Register by June 6 at ssnd.org/events/6-7-22.


Pro-Life Rummage Sale

St. Paul (Fenton) | May 11 2022

The St. Paul, Respect Life Rummage Sale is being R-E-S-U-R-R-E-C-T-E-D after 2 long years! 100% of proceeds go to various Pro-Life organizations. The sale is one day only this year: Saturday, June 11,2022 from 7:00 AM - 2:00PM. St. Paul's Catholic Church in Fenton


Saint Louis Counseling Now Hiring!

Other | May 10 2022

Saint Louis Counseling is now hiring full-time and part-time Clinical Therapists and Client Intake Specialists! Learn how you can be part of the Saint Louis Counseling team https://saintlouiscounseling.org/employment-hr/ APPLY TODAY!


Veterans Retreat at White House Retreat

Queen of All Saints (Oakville) | May 10 2022

U.S. Military Veterans Spiritual Retreat at White House Retreat (7400 Christopher Drive, St. Louis, MO 63129) - June 30 to July 3 This retreat features a series of talks focusing on issues pertaining to Veterans. Each talk will be followed by small group breakout sessions for attendees to share their own experiences related to the topics presented. The retreat will help veterans focus on their military experience and how God was with them and continues to be with them. It digs in to trauma created by PTSD and guilt and shame that can accompany military experience. We will also have worship services and quiet time for personal prayer and reflection. Attendees will each receive private accommodations and all meals. $30 deposit to register. Check in is from 4:30 PM to 6 PM on June 30th with dinner to follow and the retreat will conclude on July 3rd after lunch. Open to men and women of any denomination who have served in the United States Armed Forces.


Young Catholic Professionals Executive Speaker Series - Mary Elizabeth Grimes

Other | May 09 2022

Executive Speaker Series Mary Elizabeth Grimes, President, Marian Middle School 4130 Wyoming St, St. Louis, MO 63116 Wednesday, May 18 - 6:30-8:00 pm 6:30 Networking 7:00 Speaker & Q&A 7:30 Continue Networking Register here: https://www.ycpstlouis.org/events/executive-speaker-series-with-mary-elizabeth-grimes The YCP St. Louis chapter is excited to present Mary Elizabeth Grimes who will speak to her journey of Educating Girls for Life! Mary Elizabeth serves young girls and families at Marian Middle School to break the cycle of poverty, supports students from middle school through starting careers, and prepares tomorrow’s female leaders. Learn more at https://marianmiddleschool.org/school-staff/mary-elizabeth-grimes/


Archdiocesan Catechetical Conference

Other | May 09 2022

All faith formation leaders and catechists are invited to attend this Archdiocesan Catechetical Conference that will focus on ways to accompany parents in their young children’s faith formation. Catechetical Certification Credit will be available. Contact Sr. Maureen Martin at FAITH Alive in the Home with any questions (314-792-7612).


Archdiocese of St. Louis open interviews May 16-20

Other | May 09 2022

The Archdiocese of St. Louis is holding open interviews May 16-20. Positions are available throughout the archdiocese for elementary and secondary teachers, teacher aides, and school administrators. Upload your resume and sign up for an in-person or virtual interview: bit.ly/HigherCalling2022. View open positions and/or apply online: bit.ly/ArchSchoolJobs. We can't wait to meet YOU!


Archdiocesan Healing Mass for Breast Cancer

Other | May 06 2022

Saturday, June 11, 2022, 9:30 a.m., St. Mary Magdalen – Brentwood A special Mass will be celebrated to honor and extend healing to all who have been affected by breast cancer. Survivors and patients as well as family members and friends are welcome. The Mass will offer those in attendance the opportunity to join their sufferings with Christ as we pray for the peace and healing of all. Fr. Timothy Cronin, pastor of St. Mary Magdalen, will be the celebrant and a reception will be held immediately following Mass. For more information: - call the parish at 314-961-8400, - email [email protected], - or visit our social media event page here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1815064545361235/


Centennial Celebration Concert

Mary, Queen of Peace (Webster Groves) | May 03 2022

Join us for a Centennial Concert marking our 100 years as Mary Queen of Peace parish! The Centennial Concert will begin at 2 pm on May 22 in the church with a reception to follow. The concert will feature Joy Boland, soprano, Mary Pentecost, pianist, Matt Pentecost, baritone, Kurt Silver, trombonist, Robert Souza, trumpeter, Tony Stanley, euphonium, Julie Tabash-Kelsheimer, soprano, Sarah Wilkinson, alto, The Mary Queen of Peace Choir and Handbells, and other special guests! Deadline to register is Monday, May 16. the concert and reception are free but we are encouraging registration. For tickets, go to https://mqpwg.weshareonline.org/centennialconcert


ITEST Webinar: Center for the Study of The Great Ideas “Philosophy is Everybody’s Business”

Other | April 27 2022

Register at https://faithscience.org/beautifulmindandsoul/​ for a webinar presented by the Institute for Theological Encounter with Science and Technology (ITEST). Center for the Study of The Great Ideas “Philosophy is Everybody’s Business” Presenter: Elaine Weismann ​ Join us Saturday, May 28, 2022, from 9:00 to 11:00 am central. The webinar fee is $10​ There is no charge for ITEST members, clergy, seminarians, consecrated religious, and members of the Center for the Study of The Great Ideas, but donations are appreciated. ​ Register at https://faithscience.org/thegreatideas/​ ​ Questions? Contact Sheila Roth​​ at [email protected]


ITEST Webinar - A Beautiful Mind and Soul

Other | April 27 2022

Register at https://faithscience.org/beautifulmindandsoul/​ for a webinar presented by the Institute for Theological Encounter with Science and Technology (ITEST). A Beautiful Mind and Soul Presenters: Dr. Gerard Verschuuren ​Dr. Stephen Barr ​ Join us Saturday, May 14, 2022, from 9:00 to 10:00 am central. Prior to the April 23rd webinar, order the book, A Beautiful Mind and Soul by Gerard Verschuuren at https://enroutebooksandmedia.com/beautifulmindandsoul/ The webinar fee is $10​ There is no charge for ITEST members, clergy, seminarians, consecrated religious, and members of the Society of Catholic Scientists, but donations are appreciated. ​ Register at https://faithscience.org/beautifulmindandsoul/ ​ Questions? Contact Sheila Roth​​ at [email protected]


Living Rosary for Life, Sunday, May 15 at Assumption Parish-Mattese

Assumption (Mattese) | April 26 2022

Please join us Sunday, May 15 at 2:30 PM at Assumption Parish - Mattese (4725 Mattis Rd 63128) to pray a 78th Living Rosary for Life! We will honor Our Lady of Fatima, incorporating the beautiful tradition followed by pilgrims at the shrine in Fatima. Using lovely white hankies, we will wave our hankies in the air at the end of each decade, honoring Our Lady and receiving her special blessings and graces! Questions? Contact Anna Maria Usselmann, 314.487.2066, or Tim Hessel, 314.845.6879. (Our Lady of Guadalupe for Life, PO Box 22024, St. Louis, MO 63126-0024. A non-profit group currently providing eight Pro-Life billboards on St. Louis area highways.)


The Run for Life and Learning, benefiting Birthright STL, is June 4!

Other | April 25 2022

Join us at Creve Coeur Lake on June 4 for a chip-timed 6K Run/Walk, 1 Mile Fun Walk/Run, and ¼ Mile Kids Run with FREDBIRD. Register or donate at runsignup.com/run4lifeandlearning. Contact us at [email protected] for sponsorship opportunities. Proceeds enable women who are financially stressed by an unplanned pregnancy to continue their education and secure better lives for themselves and their families.


SSND Transformative Education Around the Globe

Other | April 21 2022

The School Sisters of Notre Dame (SSND) invite women ages 18-45 to an online presentation Tuesday, May 3 at 7 p.m. CT to learn about the SSND educational vision as it relates to ministries around the globe. Hear from sisters native to Canada, Hungary, Mexico, Micronesia, Nigeria and the U.S. who minister in Italy, Guam, Kenya, Peru and at the United Nations. Bring your questions about our international congregation! For more information and registration, visit ssnd.org/events/5-3-22.


Sign up for the Seeds of Justice Network newsletter!

St. Charles Borromeo (St. Charles) | April 21 2022

Interested in social justice activities in our area? Scan the QR Code or visit www.seedsofjusticenetwork.org to sign up for the Seeds of Justice Network newsletter! The weekly email features a justice-focused article of the week, a listing of local events and a few national events and trainings, all rooted in Catholic teaching.


K of C BLACK LIGHT BINGO

St. Catherine Laboure (Sappington) | April 14 2022

SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2022 Doors open at 6:00pm bingo Begins at 7:00pm $25 in advance - $30 at the door Soda & Water will be available for purchase. Bring your own food and adult beverages. $1,200 in cash prizes. 50/50 Raffle. call 314-698-9241 or [email protected] for more information See attachment for more information