This Week

Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time
08 28 2016
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Parish Office Updating Parishioner Records

St Pius X Church would like to update parishioner records. If your family has increased or decreased in the last few years, and you have not come to the Parish Office to inform us of the change, please stop in to let us know what needs to be updated in our system.

Additionally, if you are not a registered parisioner of St. Pius X, please prayerfully consider becoming one and perhaps also volunteering for one of our ministries.

Office of Lay Ministry

The Archdiocesan School of Ministry is still accepting registrations for the Class of 2018. Classes begin in mid-September, 2016.

The School of Ministry program offers the opportunity to engage in a life-changing formation experience, that guides in a learning and spiritual reflection about the Catholic faith and the community of believers.

New classes open at:

  • St. Brendan High School - Tuesdays.
  • New! Our Lady of Lourdes parish - Wednesdays.
  • St. Bartholomew parish - Thursdays.
  • Online – meetings at St. Joseph and OL Lourdes.

For additional information and to download registration forms visit us at and click on the School of Ministry tab, or contact the Lay Ministry Office at (305) 762-1184 or .

Space is limited ….

Precious Life Luncheon

Join us for our First Annual Central Broward Respect Life Pregnancy Help Center Fundraiser. Support our effort to counsel, educate, and help women and men of our community as part of our pro-life mission. Come and enjoy an afternoon benefiting our ministry while supporting the works of mercy.

Guest speakers, fellowship, raffles, and more!

Precious Life Luncheon,
Hugh’s Culinary,
4351 NE 12th Terrace,
Oakland Park, FL 33334
$100 Donation
Friday, October 7, 2016.

Contact Betty Metzger at (954)544-1946 or to register. Space is limited.

2016 Elections: Discerning your Vote

Sanctuary Candle

The sanctuary candle in St. Pius X Church is available to burn for a loved one. Please stop by the Parish Office to schedule the sanctuary candle to burn in the church for a week.


If you are a volunteer and have not done so already, please stop by or call the Parish Office to find out if your ministry or volunteer activity requires you to be fingerprinted to be Virtus compliant, as per the Archdiocese of Miami.

Brick Garden News

Are you looking for an anniversary present? Would you like to help remember your family or friends?

St. Pius X brick garden is a beautiful way to mark a special occasion or leave a lasting memory of a loved one.

For more information, you may come to the Parish Office or call Barbara Scerbo at (954) 563-3735.

ABCD 2016

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Please turn in your pledge envelopes for the Archbishop’s Charities & Development Campaign. We still have a ways to go before reaching our goal!

Prayer Request

Richard Handley, Miriam Handley, Elizabeth Whalen, Kenny Suppa, Lou D’Ambrosio, Michael Leon, Andrea Diefenderfer, Dora Nespole, Mike Atto, Jas Slaughter, Steve Whalen, Ofigi Lagiese, Olivia, John Dooley, Celeste Dooley, Florence Valas, Dori Hepp, Jaime Bartolome Sanchez Onofre, Ann Vella, Jim Riccuti, Daniel Connolly, Donald Roberge, Mary Jo Metzger, Pat Anello, Colleen Dunn, Greyson Vasaturo, Marie Sampson.

Parish Support

August 20th - August 21st

1st Collection: $3,836.00.
2nd Collection: $955.51.
Votive Candles: $611.43.

Patriot Corner

We pray for the living and deceased members of our armed forces:

Living Troops:
  • David Auman
  • Brad Andre
  • Timothy and Patrick Donahue
  • William Demison
  • Joseph Cornely
  • Scott Knight, Jr.
  • Matthew Swiergosz
Deceased Troops:
  • Jonathan Schmidt
  • Donald Colburn
  • Robert Herlihy
  • Andrew Stevens
  • Kevin Kennedy

Readings for the Week of August 28, 2016

Sunday Sunday 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Sir 3:17-18, 20, 28-29; Heb 12:18-19, 22-24a; Lk 14:1, 7-14
Monday 1 Cor 2:1-5; Mk 6:17-29
Tuesday 1 Cor 2:10b-16; Lk 4: 31-37
Wednesday 1 Cor 3:1-9; Lk 4:38-44
Thursday 1 Cor 3:18-23; Lk 5:1-11
Friday 1 Cor 4:1-5; Lk 5:33-39
Saturday 1 Cor 4:6b-15; Lk 6:1-5