Announcements:

Pope Francis Tweets !

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"Every creature has a function, none is superfluous. The whole universe speaks the language of God's love, of His boundless affection for us: soil, water, mountains, everything is God's caress.”
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Contest! Be Creative, Win Some Cash!

     Think of some ideas for a slogan/design for St. Anthony Parish 65th Anniversary! The winner will be announced at the parish BBQ on June 13, 2019.
      Entries due on or before Sunday, June 9th. The slogan/design may be used for a banner for outside the church and possibly a T-shirt emblem celebrating this special time for our parish. Email your entry artwork to us at: sta@nctv.com or drop it off at the rectory office.

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Hospitality Sunday Next Weekend

       Next Sunday, June 2nd, is HOSPITALITY SUNDAY. A continental breakfast is served after Sunday Mass with breakfast snacks, muffins, donuts, and orange juice, coffee/ tea. Please join us and meet your fellow parishioners.
      Thanks to our Music Ministry for hosting next month’s breakfast!

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Ordination to the Priesthood and Diaconate

      With gladness and thanksgiving to God, the families of the ordinandi and the Diocese of Sacramento announce the ordination to the Priesthood of :
Dean J. Marshall
Manuel A Rodriguez
Steven Josep W. Wood
and the Ordination to the Diaconate of Ryan P. Mahar by the Most Rev. Jaime Soto, Bishop of Sacramento on:
Sat., June 1st at 10:00 am at the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament.
      Please continue to pray for more vocations to the priesthood and religious life.

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Ascension of the Lord

      Thursday, May 30th is Ascension Day; it will be observed on Saturday & Sunday, June 1st and 2nd. Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. Jesus took his disciples to the Mount of Olives, where they watched as He ascended to heaven.
       Ascension Day marks the end of the Easter season and occurs ten days before Pentecost.


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Saint Vincent de Paul Needs : Mac & Cheese and Ramen Noodles

      Each week the St. Vincent de Paul Society distributes food to the needy. To supplement every first Sunday, the SVDP food collection replenishes the food bank each week by letting you know what item or items to add to your grocery list. This is to contribute in feeding the hungry through the community food bank run by our St. Vincent de Paul Society. St. Joseph's Church has joined the food drive and shall be collecting the same NON-PERISHABLE food items each week.There is a box in the vestibule for these items.
       This week’s items are:
         Mac & Cheese and Top Ramen.
      

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