This Week

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time
10 23 2016
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Catholicism Series Starting at St. Pius X

St. Pius X Church is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the Catholicism series by Bishop Robert Barron. In a series of videos, you will see beautiful footage as Bishop Barron walks through places of significance ,highlighting aspects of our faith along the way. Join us for the series and discussions following each video.

This event is free and open to all. The first meeting will be held on October 26th at 6:30 pm in the Conference Room in the Parish Center and each subsequent 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm.

Please contact the Parish Office if you think you will to make it to this event.

"Oktoberfest" at Old Heidelberg

It's time for "Oktoberfest" at Old Heidelberg.

Thursday, October 27, 2016
6:30 pm at the restaurant.

German Music for year entertainment!

We will be Carpooling from the church parking lot!

Dinner selections

  • Weiner Schnitzel,
  • Roast Pork,
  • Hungarian Beef Goulash,
  • Mixed Sausages.

Come and enjoy an afternoon benefiting our ministry while supporting the works of mercy.

Meal come with a variety of accompaniments:
Mashed Potatoes, Potato Salad, Red Cabbage, Sauerkraut or Spietzle.

Soup & bread included with all meals.

Price: $27.00(includes tax & tip)
Drinks not included.

Please call Theresa Benditt (954) 565-5095 for reservations before October 21, 2016.

Make checks payable to: St. Piux church and turn them in to the office.

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.

Precious Life Luncheon
Hugh’s Culinary
4351 NE 12th Terrace
Oakland Park, FL 33334.

Friday, October 28th 2016.

$100 Donation.

Contact Betty Metzger at (954) 566-1946 or to register. Space is limited.

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 for a week.

Volunteers needed for Adoration

Our chapel is currently open on Thursdays for Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. In order to ensure our Lord is not left alone, St. Pius would like to set up hours for adorers to come and spend an hour with Him.

If you are interested, please stop by the Parish Office to set up a convenient time between the hours of 9:00 am and 9:00 pm.

Parish office updating records

St Pius X Church is currently updating parishioner records. If your family has increased or decreased in the last few years, please stop in to let us know what needs to be updated in our system.

St. Pius X Church Garage Sale

The St. Pius X Church Garage Sale will be held on Saturday, November 26th beginning at 8:30 am in the Parish Hall.

The church is still taking donations; they can be delivered to the garage underneath the church. Come find some wonderful treasures and support our parish!

Daily Rosay after Weekday Masses

A daily recitation of the Most Holy Rosary will be held following the 8:30 am mass on weekdays beginning on October 3.

Please sit on the side of the church facing the statue of our Blessed Mother. We hope you will be able to join us in prayer.

Virtus Compliancy

If you are a volunteer and did not have your fingerprints taken at St. Pius X Church in July, please contact the Parish Office to ensure that you are Virtus compliant, as per the Archdiocese of Miami.

Compliance includes being fingerprinted every five years and reading the monthly Virtus training bulletins online.

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

Miriam Handley, Elizabeth Whalen, Steve Whalen, Kenny Suppa, Lou D’Ambrosio, Michael Leon, Dora Nespole, Mike Atto, Jas Slaughter, 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, John Mullarkey, John Sbuttoni, Bill Kersey.

Parish Support

October 15th -16th

1st Collection: $5,510.75.
2nd Collection: $1,211.00.
Votive Candles: $235.25.

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 October 23, 2016

Sunday 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Sir 35:12-14, 16-18; 2 Tm 4:6-8, 16-18; Lk 18:9-14
Monday Eph 4:32-5:8; Lk 13:10-17
Tuesday Eph 5:21-23; Lk 13:18-21
Wednesday Eph 6:1-9; Lk 13:22-30
Thursday Eph 6:10-20; Lk 13:31-35
Friday Eph 2:19-22; Lk 6:12-16
Saturday Phil 1:18b-26; Lk 14:1, 7-11