St. Ambrose (St. Louis) | January 22 2020
The St. Joseph Altar will take place at St. Ambrose Parish on the Hill on Sunday, March 22, 2020. There will be an Italian Mass in St. Ambrose Church at 11:00 a.m. Right after Mass, there will be a short procession to the school, where the altars will be blessed and feasting will begin. The celebration will take place in the cafeteria and gym, where tables, chairs, buffet line and altar will be set up in each place. Many local restaurants and businesses donate food for the buffet, and items for sale on the altars. In addition, Italian specialties are prepared in the cafeteria kitchen by St. Joseph Altar committee members. This is an ancient Italian tradition that is authentically celebrated on the Hill. All are welcome. Admission to the altars is free. A thoughtful donation is requested for the buffet. The feast and sale of special items will be from 12:30 p.m. to around 3:30 p.m. All money raised goes to St. Ambrose School Tuition Assistance Program.