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Liturgical Ministers Schedule
Commentators, Readers  -  Ushers, Greeters 
Eucharistic Ministers -          Altar Servers
Prayer & Meditation Room
Sunday  May 20, 2018

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Leonard Kaminsky)
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Ray & Cathy Ewald)

Monday May 21, 2018
St. Christopher Magallanes, Priest, and Companions, Martyrs

No Mass

Tuesday May 22, 2018
St. Rita of Cascia, Religious

8:00 a.m. Mass (l. & d. First Catholic Slovak Ladies Association members)
No Eucharistic Adoration
7:00 p.m. Parish Administrative Council meeting in the Education Center. Please enter through the red doors

Wednesday  May 23, 2018
8:00 a.m. Mass (+Donald Miskovsky)
9:40 a.m. Cokato Manor Rosary
10:00 a.m. Cokato Manor Mass (+Cyril Popelka)

Thursday  May 24, 2018
10:10 a.m. Cedar Crest Rosary
10:30 a.m. Cedar Crest Mass (+Joan Goranowski)

Friday  May 25, 2018
St. Bede the Venerable, Priest and Doctor of the Church;
St. Gregory VII; St. Mary Magdalene deí Pazzi, Virgin

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Dean & Bernie Kaczmarek and Kaczmarek & Schermann families)

Saturday  May 26, 2018
St. Philip Neri, Priest

No Noon Sacrament of Reconciliation
4:00 p.m. Mass (+Tom Condon Sr.)

Sunday May 27, 2018

8:00 a.m. Mass (+Arthur & Bernice Nowak)
8:00 p.m. Area Faith Community Mass (+Albert & Josephine Ardolf; +Marvin & Magdalen Miller)
Jesus of Mercy
Rosary Society
Knights of Columbus
 This Week's Homily                (Audio)
Catholic Charities    Counseling Services
On-line Greeting Cards
MASS VIDEO                                      & Live Streaming
All Praise be to the Father, the Son & the Holy Spirit!
Holy Family Catholic Church
  A Glance at the Week
Saint John Paul II Area Faith Community of Silver Lake, Glencoe & Winsted
This Week's Bulletin  Click Here
Past Bulletins
Cemetery Adornment Guidelines
Pray for the Sick
If you or someone you know is going to be homebound or in a care facility for any period of time, please contact Celia Knoll for arrangements to bring communion and visitation.

Celia Knoll at the office 327-2356
or cell 320-583-1320.

700 West Main Street
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Rectory 320-327-2261
Bus. Office 320-327-2356
Rev. Anthony J. Stubeda, Pastor
  Fr. Paul Schumacher, Associate
Fr. Michael Doyle, Associate
                     Weekend Masses
Saturday  4:00 p.m.     Sunday  8:00 a.m. & 8:00 p.m.
Homebound  Ministries
Homebound   Ministries
Virtus On-Line
DIOCESE OF NEW ULM CATHOLIC CHARITIES SERVICES: Catholic Charities offers individual and family
counseling services in locations around the diocese. They also work with people interested in adoption. To make an
Appointment or learn more about Catholic CharitiesíServices

CATHOLIC ORDER OF FORESTERS OFFERING A PRODUCT TO HELP YOUR PARISH: See below for another way to support our Catholic Parish Area Faith Community. The Catholic Order of Foresters has life insurance policies that offer you financial security and the satisfaction of knowing you provided for your beneficiaries and given a meaningful benefit to our Catholic parish without any additional cost to you. For complete details, contact COF Agent Jean Kappel, FICF at 320-485-2821 or Catholic Order of Foresters Bringing Catholic Values to Life! A fraternal benefit life insurance society since 1883. Home Office: 800-552-0145. #15-01-103 JK1844 (11/15)
  Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
  Every Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
If you are interested in learning more about the Rosary Society,
please contact,
President, Celia Knoll
Vice President, Minerva Stritesky
Secretary, Patricia Mahon
327-2801 or
Treasurer, Jeanette Mickolichek

FORMED  Website          click here
SIGN UP FOR FORMED: Formed is an on-line resource and is a great way to deepen your faith, answer questions you might have and to grow in your understanding of our faith. You can sign-up by goingto, click on register, enter our parish code, RJHGCW, fill in the information and begin enjoying the  . Your brothers and sisters already using Formed are waiting for you.

Our weekend Mass is now
showing on TV
at 8:00 p.m. Saturday,
9:30 a.m. Sunday
and 7:00 p.m. Tuesday
for everyone to enjoy. Mass will show on channel 8 if you use a Mediacom cable box or on channel 107.3 if you donít use a cable box on your TV. This is available for Mediacom customers in both Silver Lake and Lester Prairie.
EUCHARISTIC ADORATION: One of the great opportunities we have in our parish is to spend time in the presence of the Lord through Eucharistic Adoration. From 8:30 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. each Tuesday, the Eucharist is exposed in the chapel for quiet prayer and adoration.

is in need of volunteers, 18 years of age and older, to visit hospice patients and their families in your neighborhood. We provide ongoing training and offer a flexible schedule
. Please contact Pam Ainslie
at Allina Health hospice Volunteer Services at
power of the prayer network supports you or a family member in
need of help. This ministry is a way of the community holding others
up to the Lord in prayer. We are looking for volunteers to be a part of
our prayer network. Please contact Celia Knoll 327-2356 if you
would like more information or to volunteer for the prayer network.
Thank you for considering this important ministry.
TRAVELING CHALICE OPPORTUNITY: One of our responsibilities as Catholics is to pray for vocations to the priesthood and religious life. Our Traveling Chalice Prayer for Vocations program is a great opportunity for parishioners to pray and promote vocations. Each week, one family receives the chalice & book to take home. While the chalice is in your home, we ask that you make a family commitment to pray each day for vocations using the prayers provided in the book. If you as an individual or family are interested in participating, please contact Celia Knoll at the parish office. 320-327-2356.
SUNDAY, MAY 27: Silver Lake American Legion, 8:00 - 10:30 a.m., all you can eat breakfast
THE FAMILY OF SISTER MARGARET CLARE STYLE (Sister Alacoque) invites you to her 100th birthday celebration Thursday, June 3, 2018 at Assisi Heights, Rochester, MN. Celebration will be 2:00 till 4:00 p.m. with cake and coffee. All are welcome. Please no gifts.
THURSDAY, JUNE 7: 2018 Dairy Days and Ag Appreciation, corner of 11th and Greeley, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. For more information go to
THURSDAY, JUNE 14: Glencoe Caregiver Support & Discussion Group, Christ Lutheran Church, 10:30 a.m.
THURSDAY, JUNE 14: St. Johnís 4Cís Church Annual Ice Cream Social, 4:30 - 7:00 p.m., 13372 Nature Avenue, Hutchinson (Near Biscay).

TRAVEL TO THE HOLY LAND & JORDAN with Bishop John M. LeVoir, September 9-20, 2018, visit the Diocese of New Ulm website for more information:

GIVING CAREGIVERS A BREAK: Afternoon Out group respite program sponsored by Lutheran Social Services of MN., First & third Tuesday from 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. at Christ the King Lutheran Church, Hutchinson. Contact Sarah Doering at 320-221-4513.

CATHOLIC ALASKA CRUISE: come and sail away on a 7-night
Alaska cruise with Rev. John Jamnicky on September 22 Ė
September 29, 2018 on Holland Americaís Eurodam out of Seattle,
Washington. Ports of Call: Juneau, Cruising Glacier Bay, Sitka,
Ketchikan, Victoria, Canada and back to Seattle, WA. Prices begin at $2,364.00 for 2 passengers which includes all port fees and taxes. Daily mass offered. Deposits of only $350.00 per person will reserve your cabin. Space is limited. For more info contact Doug or Eileen at 860-399-1785 or

Now available Silver Lake Knights of Columbus Scholarship Applications for graduating seniors. Applicant and/or their parents must be members of Holy Family in Silver Lake. Applicant must be sponsored by a member in good standing of Silver Lake Council 1841. For an application and more requirements, please contact Bob Penas at or 320-327-2122. Completed applications are due April 15.

Save aluminum can tabs: The KCís throughout Minnesota are saving pop tabs with proceeds going to the Ronald McDonald House. The different Councils are having a competition to see who collects the most pounds per capita. Please help out our Silver Lake Council by dropping off your tabs in the containers at the main entrance and lower level north entrance.

MAIN CHURCH CLOSED DURING RENOVATION: During the renovation project the main church will be closed. There will be construction materials, tools and workmen around, so we ask that you refrain from going to the upper level of the church during the project. We will place barriers at the steps from the side door to help you remember that the main church is closed.

COMMUNION FOR THE DISABLED: Those who are not able to come up to receive Holy Communion are asked to sit in the back of the small section of our worship space or in the front row of the larger room of our worship space. We will bring Holy Communion to you at your places.


Entrance to Mass: We will be using the lower level entrance from the parking lot and the side entrance by the elevator to enter for Mass during renovation.

Servers and Lectors: During renovation we ask that lectors and servers use the stairs by the parking lot entrance to come up to vest and prepare for Mass.

Main Church Closed during Renovation: During the renovation project the main church will be closed. There will be construction materials, tools and workmen around, so we ask that you refrain from going to the upper level of the church during the project. We will place barriers at the steps from the side door to help you remember that the main church is closed.

No Reconciliation during Construction: During construction there will be no regularly scheduled Sacrament of Reconciliation. We do not have a sufficiently private space to accommodate the celebration of the sacrament. You may make an appointment with one of the priests for Reconciliation, or you can celebrate the sacrament on Saturdays at noon at St. Pius X or at 4:00 p.m. at Holy Trinity.

Funerals during Construction: All funerals during the time of renovation will be celebrated in the lower level of the church. Since we are set up for Mass, we will not be able to serve funeral luncheons during our renovation.

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION UPDATE: We have not been able to recruit enough people to be present for the hours we have been having for Eucharistic Adoration on Tuesdays. When we return to church at the end of our renovation, the Adoration hours will begin after Tuesday morning Mass and end at 4:00 p.m. We still have several open hours we are looking to fill. Please consider making a commitment to Adoration. An Adoration sign-up sheet with the open hours is on the counter in front of the kitchen serving line door panel. For more information and/or to sign up, please contact Celia Knoll at the parish office 327-2356.

Area Faith Community News
(Suspended until Renovation
of church is completed)
went very well,
to the families and individuals
that came to help

CHURCH RENOVATION UPDATE: The renovation continues to move ahead with carpet installation advancing quickly. After the carpet is in place it will need to have a few days to adhere, and pew installation is still scheduled to begin on May 29.

BAPTISM PREPARATION SESSION JUNE 2: Those who would like to celebrate the baptism of their child between June and September should plan to attend the
Baptism preparation session

on Saturday, June 2, at 10:30 a.m.
in the parish library at the Church of St. Pius X

Our next preparation session will be on September 8. If you are waiting for the birth of your child you can participate in the session now, and when your child is born you will be ready for Baptism. There is no need to register for the session.

ROSARY SOCIETY is inviting women and men from the Area Faith Community to become members and receive an abundance of graces including extraordinary indulgences applicable to the souls in purgatory. Contact Laura Kaczmarek at 327-2499 or Celia Knoll at the parish office 327-2356 or for more information.
Reminder: Please pay your 2018 dues to help defray the cost of our hosts and altar needs. You will find your envelope in your donation packet or place in an envelope with your name and drop in the weekend collection. Make checks payable to Holy Family Rosary Society.