Malvern Men’s Retreat – Jun 1
Is the Malvern Men & Young Men’s retreat right for you? Retreats address the question: is there balance in my life? While only you can answer the question, a retreat provides the guidance and comfort to help you emerge with a deeper and more profound understanding of God, self and others. St. David’s Men’s Retreat weekend at St Joseph’s in the Hills in Malvern, PA is June 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. For more information on how to join the many men from St. David’s, please call Gary Warnalis at 215-441-0334 or Henry Jacquelin at 215-530-5076.
Vacation Bible School – Jun 18
Vacation Bible School will be held the week of June 18th, from 9-12:00. The program is best
suited for children ages 4-10 yrs. old. The cost per child is$50.00/$60.00 per family. Activities
include:. Bible story telling, arts and crafts, games, and music/dance. Healthy snacks and drinks are provided each morning. This worthwhile parish program offers wonderful opportunities for social and creative interaction and growth. Registration form will be sent through Queen of Angels School at a future date.
Worldwide Marriage Encounter – Jul 13-15 and Oct 19-21
The next Worldwide Marriage Encounter will take place at Our Lady of Czestochowa, Doylestown, Pa. on July 13-15 and October 19-21. For information go to www.wwme-philly.org
St. David School Reunion Class of 1963 – Oct 6
St. David School Class of 1963 is having a reunion on Saturday, October 6, 2018 in Fr. Curran Hall at St. David Church in Willow Grove. For more information text or call John DiMarzio at 215-601-0595.
Good News You Can Use
We are in need of drivers to assist parishioners in need of a ride to and from Mass on Sundays.
It would be once or twice a month at the convenience of the driver. At the present time there are more riders than drivers so not everyone can get to church. If interested, please contact Erin Moravec at 215-657-6948.
Bereavement Support Group
The St. David monthly bereavement support is for all persons grieving the death of a loved one. This is a peer support group facilitated by parishioners Rose Mueller, RN, BSN and Marge Polinski, MS. This provides an opportunity for people to share in an environment of understanding and empathy.
The group will meet the 4th Saturday of each month at 10 AM in the rectory. Please call
Rose Mueller at 215-657-4423 or Marge Polinski at 215-674-3690.
Knights of Columbus Breakfast Buffet
First of each month
Knights of Columbus Flaherty Council invites you to a first of the each month breakfast buffet plus omelette station from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM at 235 Limeklin Pike Glenside.
Adults: $9.00 children $5.00. All are welcome! Bring a friend!
Holy Communion for the Sick and Home-bound
If you are unable to attend Mass and would like to receive Holy Communion, please contact Father Connors or Maureen Mahon at the rectory (215-657-0252).
Holy Redeemer Health Care
Holy Redeemer is a non-profit hospice provider serving patients and families in Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties. We seek caring and compassionate people with daytime availability to server as hospice volunteers. Please contact Portia Tatlonghari at 215-698-3737 or email email@example.com.
Spring is upon us and it’s the perfect time to consider getting a paver in remembrance of your family and loved ones. We continue to add pavers to our Prayer Garden. Our goal is to add more pavers every three to four months, as we collect new requests. There are forms on our website and in the rectory office for your convenience. This is a wonderful way to pay tribute to your loved ones. Details and information can be obtained by calling the rectory and asking for Maureen. Cost is $110 for a four by eight inch brick and $200.00 for an eight by eight brick.
You can assist a family in the meeting of the tuition of a Queen of Angels School Student. You may do so in part or in whole. Please consider making a one time or an ongoing contribution to assist a family who desires a Catholic Education for their child but can use extra help.
Families or individuals in need can seek help at Catholic Charity Family Service Centers. Service centers provide the needy and low income with a number of services. A sampling of what is offered includes very limited rent or utility bill assistance, food pantries and clothing cupboards, housing referrals, and case management services. Some of the self-sufficiency and personal development resources include job placement assistance, ESL classes, GED preparation, and employment training. Catholic Charity Family Services is located at 227 North 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103, (215) 854-7000.
Donate and Save at the Same Time!
With each scrip gift card you purchase through School or Church, a percentage of the amount purchased is donated back to our School or our Church. Please check out information about hours and locations for scrip purchase above. I thank you, Father Connors.
Giant Food Stores Reward Card
Please go online to GIANT Food Stores/A-plus and register your Giant’s card designating Queen of Angels School ID#23872 as the recipient of your rewards. Please tell your family and friends to help out too. Last year 228 families registered and QOA received a check for $4200.00. Registering your card does not add or reduce your value of your bonus card.
Listen to Archbishop Chaput’s Sunday Homilies
Listen to Archbishop Chaput’s Sunday homilies anytime at http://archphila.org/category/homily/. The Archbishop’s homilies are also available as Podcasts on iTunes.