Upcoming Events

Mission Statement

The Catholic Tri-Parishes of Saint Helena, Saint Francis of Assisi, Our Lady of Lourdes, inspired by the Holy Spirit, seeks to proclaim Christ’s mission by joyful celebration of the sacraments and evangelizing by spreading the Gospel and loving and serving all people.

 
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Mass Times

Weekdays   8:00 AM - Fort Morgan
Saturday   5:00 PM - Fort Morgan
5:00 PM - Weldona
Sunday - English   9:00 AM - Fort Morgan
9:00 AM - Wiggins
Sunday - Spanish   11:00 AM- Fort Morgan
1:00 PM - Fort Morgan

Confession Schedule

Saturday   2:30 - 4:00 PM
Wed. - Fri.   7:00 - 7:45 AM
 

Pastor's Corner

TRANSITIONS


Fr. Miguel’s and Father Frank’s farewell will be held on Sunday, June 3 after the 1:00 pm. Mass and Fr. Erik’s welcome on Sunday, June 10 after the 1:00 p.m. Mass.  Both events on these consecutive Sundays will be held in the Monsignor Dinan Hall.  An organizational meeting to prepare for these events will be held on Friday, May 11 at 6:00 p.m. in the conference room.  All the faithful are invited to these two events to wish our priests farewell and welcome.



Thank you and God bless you.


Fr. Frank

THE DENVER MUSEUM - THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS


The Denver Museum of Science and Nature will be exhibiting The Dead Sea Scrolls from: 

March 16 through September 3.

          Log on to DMNS.ORG/DEADSEASCROLLS for ticket information and check out the March 24-April 13, 2018 article in the DenverCatholic, Page 17.

ALTAR AND ROSARY


Altar and Rosary

“Donut Sunday is May 6, 2018 after the 9:00 a.m. mass at St. Helena’s.  The ladies will have a 50-50 drawing that day.

2018 ARCHBISHOP'S CATHOLIC APPEAL


2018 Archbishop's Catholic Appeal


2018 Archbishop's Catholic Appeal Video:

English:  
https://vimeo.com/262113444/d962762d39

Spanish:  https://vimeo.com/261923365/36da860244


A very heartfelt thank you to all the faithful of the Tri-parishes regarding the 2017 Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal.  According to the last report from the Archdiocese, St. Helena, St. Francis of Assisi and Our Lady of Lourdes all exceeded their ACA goal! (See Below)  I am very grateful for your generosity in supporting the appeal with such faithful commitment and enthusiasm.  The fruits of your sacrifice will help evangelize, catechize and help the poor and needy of our Archdiocese through its Catholic ministries.  May the LORD Jesus Christ especially bless you for your offering and support to the appeal.  In Christ, Fr. Frank Garcia

 

St. Helena:                          Goal: $33,328     Pledged to Date:  $35,331             % of Goal:  106%
Amt. over Goal:  $2,003                 Total # of Gifts:  152                        Paid over goal: $915

St. Francis of Assisi:         Goal: $  1,660     Pledged to Date:  $  3,645             % of Goal: 219.6%
Amt. over Goal:  $1,985                 Total # of Gifts:    26                        Paid over goal:  $1,985

Our Lady of Lourdes:      Goal: $  5,414     Pledged to Date:  $  9,295             % of Goal:  171.7%
Amt. over Goal:  $3,881                 Total # of Gifts:    39                        Paid over goal:  $3,481

CATHOLIC CHARITIES


Free Immigration Presentations


 
 Where?  St. Helena Catholic Church – Monsignor Dinan Hall


When?              July 8 at 2:00 p.m.

                                October 7 at 2:00 p.m.

FINANCE MEETING


Finance Meeting:

Tuesday: May 1, 2018 at regular times.

ARCHBISHOP'S CATHOLIC APPEAL


Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal


Please visit www.archden.org/givetoday or call 303-715-3111

2018 Archbishop's Catholic Appeal Video:

English:  
https://vimeo.com/262113444/d962762d39

Spanish:  https://vimeo.com/261923365/36da860244

VOCATIONS NEWS FOR BOYS AND GIRLS!


Vocations


For more information on vocations for the Archdiocese of Denver, please contact: 

Father Ryan O’Neill, Director of Priestly Vocations at 303-282-3429
Or at
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HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH GROUP - YOUTH NEWS


Annual Youth Group Garage Sale!

The Annual Youth Group Garage Sale will be on:

Friday, June 8 from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
and:  Saturday, June 9 from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Donations can be brought to
 the storage garage in the north parking lot June 4-7 from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  The information in the bulletin this weekend regarding the sale is incorrect and will be corrected next weekend.



High School Youth Group every Wednesday evening from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

BIBLE STUDY AND CATECHISM OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH


Bible Study and Catechism of the Catholic Church will begin in September!!!

Father Frank will be teaching the Catechism/Bible (English) class
Every 2nd & 4th Tuesday of Every Month: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Father Miguel will be teaching the Catechism/Bible (Spanish) class
Every Tuesday of Every Month: 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Second Section of the Catechism begins on Tuesday, July 25 at 6:00 p.m. in the Monsignor Dinan Hall.

The NAB (New American Bible) for classes in English will be provided. You must have a copy of the Catechism of the Catholic Church (second edition) for the class (you may already have one at home).

The Catechism of the Catholic Church will be available for purchase for $20.00 at the first class (English) or in the parish office before the
start of class. Classes are from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and snacks will always be provided. Please come to learn and depth and richness of the
Catholic religion.

RELIGIOUS EDUCATION NEWS - Noticias de Educación Religiosa.


May the Lord and His Holy Spirit enliven your heart for the love of Jesus.

May Crowning:

May Crowning will be on May 2 at 4:00 p.m. in the church.
 Children need to bring a flower to present to Mary.  This is the last day of Religious Education class.

  La Coronacion de la Virgen Maria sera el 2 de mayo.
  Todos los ninos deben traer una flor para presenter a Maria.  Este sera el ultimo dia de clases religiosas.  


Confirmation:

Confirmation practice for all candidates and their sponsors will be May 2, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.  If a sponsor cannot be at the practice, please have someone to fill in that spot for our practice. Confirmation  for all candidates with last names beginning with A-M will be Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.  All participants must be in the Monsignor Dinan Hall no later than 5:00 p.m.  Confirmation for all candidates with last names beginning with N-Z will be Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.  All participants must be in the Monsignor Dinan Hall no later than 5:00 p.m.

 

La práctica de confirmación para todos los candidatos y sus padrinos será el 2 de mayo de 2018 a las 5:30 p.m. Si un padrino no puede asistir a la práctica, solicite a alguien que complete ese lugar para nuestra práctica. La confirmación de todos los candidatos con apellidos que comiencen con A-M será el domingo 6 de mayo de 2018 a las 6:00 p.m. Todos los participantes deben estar en el Salón Monseñor Dinan a más tardar a las 5:00 p.m. La confirmación para todos los candidatos con apellidos que comienzan con N-Z será el martes 15 de mayo de 2018 a las 5:00 p.m. Todos los participantes deben estar en el Salón Monseñor Dinan a más tardar a las 5:00 p.m.

PRAYERS


Always In Your Prayers:

Continue to pray for our Priests: Fr. Frank - Fr. Miguel - Deacon Rich

                                              Fr. Erik Vigil - Fr. Francis Saleth


Pray for Vocations

RCIA NEWS


RCIA:  The Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults


Your personal encounter with the Risen Christ through the sacramental life of the Church begins with RCIA!

Who should inquire about RCIA?

Anyone not yet baptized...

Anyone interested in becoming a Catholic Christian...

Any Catholic who has not received one, two, or all three of the sacraments of initiation:

BAPTISM, CONFIRMATION, HOLY COMMUNION.


Anyone interested in learning about the Catholic Faith.

Classes begin in September, 2018.


For more information and to register for classes contact Deb Sagel at 970-867-9309

Parish Office Hours

Monday - Friday:  9:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.

Weekends the office will be closed.