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Entries for September 2018

Catholic Man Night

Posted on September 28, 2018 in: General News

All Catholic Men are invited to “Men Meeting Jesus” Thursday, October 4th, 6:30PM, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton. Join us for Man-feast, fellowship, and re-lections from Father Colby Elbert. RSVP to SGFareaCatholicManNight@gmail.com or 417.827.0303

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Animal Blessing - October 7th

Posted on September 28, 2018 in: General News

The Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Spring-ield, Missouri, will be hosting a “Blessing of the Animals” event. In honor of St. Francis of Assisi, and in continuation of our 150th Anniversary celebration, Father Tom Kiefer will bless pets from our community. All creatures great and small are welcome! The ceremony will be on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at 12:30PM. We will gather outside on the school playground, surrounding the portico. All animals must be on a leash or suitably restrained. If you prefer, your pet may be blessed while in your car (let a volunteer know where you are parked). Those pets una...

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Pet Blessings

Posted on September 27, 2018 in: General News

In honor of St. Francis of Assisi, and in continuation of our 150th Anniversary celebration, Father Tom Kiefer will bless pets from our community.   All creatures great and small are welcome!  The ceremony will be on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at 12:30 pm.  We will gather outside on the school playground, surrounding the portico. All animals must be on leash or suitably restrained.  If you prefer, your pet may be blessed while in your car (let a volunteer know where you are parked).  Those pets unable to attend may be represented by a photo.   Children without pets are encouraged to...

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Cornerstone Scripture Study

Posted on September 07, 2018 in: General News

Take a spiritual journey through scripture where Jesus is "The Cornerstone." The Cornerstone, a Catholic in depth study of the Scriptures, involves daily study questions, small group sharing, spiritual reflection, and commentary readings. This year’s study: Book of Revelation. Take a journey through the final book of the Bible and hear of God’s great promise to protect His people and defeat their enemies. The daytime group meets Thursday mornings, 9:30am–11:30am, at Holy Trinity Parish. A Visitor’s Day is scheduled September 20th. Information: Nicola at 823.0911. The nighttime group meets ...

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Pope Francis calls Catholics to go to the peripheries. We invite you to attend the Missouri Catholic Conference’s 2018 annual Assembly on Saturday, October 6th, at Helias Catholic High School in Jefferson City to find out how. This event is sponsored by the Missouri bishops and is free to all who attend. The keynote speaker will be Bishop Perry of the Archdiocese of Chicago. Workshops will be offered on a number of issues, including pro-life, immigration law, the death penalty, the opioid epidemic, and a Catholic response to the LGBTQ community. Lunch is provided and the day will end with a Mass concelebrated by the ...

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The Women's Council is collecting used but still wearable shoes to donate to charitable organizations in Springfield, from Saturday, September 1st, thru Friday, September 28th. Please tie or rubber-band each pair of shoes together and place in the box marked “Save Your Soles” in the Gathering Area. For more information, contact Sandy DeFrank, 417.300.1930. Thank you for your generosity.

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150th Anniversary T-shirts

Posted on September 06, 2018 in: General News

The Youth Group is taking orders for Immaculate Conception 150th Anniversary T-shirts after mass this weekend and next weekend.  Deadline for this order is Monday, September 17th so shirts will be here in time for the parish picnic on October 6th.  Adult shirts are $15.00 and youth shirts are $10.00. Click Here to Download the Order Form

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