Bulletin in English

Please respect those who may be praying and meditating before Mass by being quiet as you enter the church.

Join us after Mass for fellowship.


October 1, 2023

Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Ezekial 18:25-28

Psalm 25

Philippians 2:1-11

Matthew 21:28-32

full readings here


St. Andrew

Lector: Ken, EMHC: Pauline


Gather Us In # 302

Precious Lord # 675

I Received the Living God # 320

Christ Before Us # 412


Sacred Heart

Lector: Larry, EMHC: Mandy


This Day God Gives Me #639

Turn to Me #660

O God, You Searched Me #441

I Sing the Mighty Power of God #431




*SACRED HEART POTLUCK LUNCHEON IS TODAY* All are invited. Bring your favorite dish to share.


SECOND COLLECTION: We have not yet met the Priest’s Retirement fund goals, so we are conducting another second collection this week. Sacred Heart has met $861 of the $2922 goal. St. Andrew has met $270 of the $2930 goal. Please give generously to the Priest’s Retirement fund this week.




SAVE THE DATE 10/29 for Father Fred's retirement party. The party will be held Sunday, Oct. 29th at the Burnsville Town Center, from 3:00-5:00 pm.  Please bring a side dish.  Drinks, meat, and cake will be provided.  Everyone is invited, please join us.


A NOTE FOR ST ANDREW (both communities): On October 15th, we will celebrate both Father Fred and Maxine with cake and coffee after the 9:00 a.m. Mass. Please plan to stay for a while after Mass so we can thank them for their dedication to our church,


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT SACRED HEART We need volunteers to help with the upkeep of the church grounds at Sacred Heart: weeding, weed eating, etc. The same parishioners have been doing this for many years and need some help.  Please contact Lorraine at 828 682 6560.


QUILT RAFFLE The Guild at St. Andrew is raffling three quilts (of three sizes) to raise funds for the St. Andrew Statue. Tickets may be purchased after Mass on Sunday. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Please purchase your tickets today.


ST. ANDREW STATUE There is one more opportunity to buy your tickets for the Quilt Raffle to raise funds for the St. Andrew Statue. Thank you to those who have already donated toward the St. Andrew Statue. We have made the deposit. Please take note of the “Goal Poster” on display in the Narthex as we track our progress. The Guild is excited to be undertaking this challenge. If you would like to donate, please see any guild member.



Please thank Linda for providing this week’s refreshment. If you would like to contribute to the kitchen ministry, donations can be made at the kitchen counter.


PRAYING THE ROSARY All are invited to pray the Rosary.

Sacred Heart at 10:45, before Mass, every Sunday

St. Andrew on Tuesday at 9:00 if Mass is canceled.



Submit an announcement: If you have a notice to add to the weekly bulletin, please let us know by Wednesday of the week of your notice.


Prayer Requests: Please submit prayer requests to the office by email or phone call. (If you see a name on the prayer list that can be removed because the person has recovered, please let me know.)

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