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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

PARISH OFFICE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY HOURS

The Parish Office will be closed:

December 25 thru and including Monday, January 1 and will reopen on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

2017 ADVENT PENANCE SERVICES

2017 Northeastern Plains Catholic Parishes

Advent Penance Services

Tuesday, November 28, 2017, St. John the Evangelist,

Yuma, @ 6:15 p.m.

 Thursday, November 30, 2017, St. Andrew, Wray @ 6:15 p.m.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017, St. Helena, Fort Morgan, @ 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017, St. Joseph, Akron @ 6:00 p.m.

Friday Evenings in December, St. Patrick, Holyoke @ 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, December 14, 2017, St. Mary, Brush @ 6:00 p.m.

Monday, December 18, 2017, St. Anthony, Sterling @ 6:00 p.m.

St. Anthony, Julesburg @ Date and Time: To Be Announced

Please call the parish office at:  970-474-2655
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2017 Servicios Penitenciales para Adviento

Parroquias católicas del noreste de Colorado


Martes, 28 de noviembre, San Juan Evangelista,
Yuma, @ 6:15 p.m.

Jueves, 30 de noviembre, San Andrés,

Wray @ 6:15 p.m.

Martes, 5 de diciembre, St. Helena,

Fort Morgan, @6:00 p.m.

Miércoles, 6 de diciembre, San José,

Akron @ 6:00 p.m.

Los viernes por la noche en diciembre, St. Patrick,

Holyoke @ 6:00 p.m.

Jueves, 14 de diciembre,

Santa María, Brush @ 6:00 p.m.

Lunes, 18 de diciembre, San Antonio,

Sterling, @ 6:00 p.m.

St. Anthony, Julesburg @ Fecha y hora:
Por favor llame a la oficina de la parroquia al: 970-474-2655

THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY


The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Friday, December 8 is a holy day of obligation. 

Masses will be celebrated at 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. in English and at 7:00 p.m. in Spanish.  There will be no masses for the holy day at the mission parishes.

 

La Inmaculada Concepción de la Santísima Virgen María

La solemnidad de la Inmaculada Concepción de la Santísima Virgen María el viernes 8 de diciembre es un día sagrado de obligación.
Las misas se celebrarán a las 8:00 a.m. y a las 5:30 p.m. en inglés y a las 7:00 p.m. en español.

 

No habrá misas para el día santo en las parroquias de misión.

ALTAR AND ROSARY NEWS


Donut Sunday – December 10 after the 9:00 a.m. Mass.

4th SUNDAY OF ADVENT AND 2017 CHRISTMAS MASS SCHEDULE

4th Sunday of Advent Sunday Masses – December 23-24, 2017

 Saturday, 5:00 p.m. – St. Helena (Enlgish – Ingles)

Sunday, 5:00 p.m. – St. Francis of Assis – Weldona - (English - Ingles)

9:00 a.m. – St. Helena (English – Ingles)

9:00 a.m. – Our Lady of Lourdes – Wiggins (English – Ingles)

11:00 a.m. – St. Helena (Espanol – Spanish)

1:00 p.m. – St. Helena (Espanol – Spanish)

 

2017 Christmas Mass Schedule

 December 24 @ 4:00 p.m. (Children’s Mass with Children’s Choir) – St. Helena - English

December 24 @7:00 p.m. – St. Helena –Espanol (Spanish)

December 24 @ Midnight – St. Helena – English

December 24 @ Midnight – St. Francis of Assisi – Weldona – English

Christmas Day - December 25 @ 9:00 a.m. – St. Helena – English

Christmas Day - December 25 @ 9:00 a.m. – Our Lady of Lourdes – Wiggins – English

Christmas Day - December 25 @ 11:00 a.m. – St. Helena – Espanol (Spanish)

 

Misas de 4 °domingo de Adviento - 24 de diciembre de 2017

Sábado, 5:00 p.m. - Santa Helena (English - Ingles)
Domingo, 5:00 p.m. - San Francisco de Asís - Weldona - (Ingles - Ingles)
9:00 a.m. - St. Helena (inglés - inglés)
9:00 a.m. - Nuestra Señora de Lourdes - Wiggins (Inglés - Ingles)
11:00 a.m. - St. Helena (Español - Español)
13:00. - St. Helena (Español - Español)

Misas de Navidad 2017

24 de diciembre a las 4:00 p.m. (Misa de los niños con el coro de niños) - St. Helena – Inglés (English)

24 de diciembre a las 7:00 p.m. - St. Helena -Espanol (Spanish)

24 de diciembre a medianoche - Santa Helena – Inglés (English)
24 de diciembre a la medianoche - San Francisco de Asís - Weldona – Inglés (Enlgish)
25 de diciembre a las 9:00 a.m. - St. Helena – Inglés (English)
Día de Navidad - 25 de diciembre a las 9:00 a.m. - Nuestra Señora de Lourdes - Wiggins – Inglés (English)
Día de Navidad - 25 de diciembre a las 11:00 a.m. - St. Helena - Espanol (Spanish)

SOLEMNITY OF MARY, THE HOLY MOTHER OF GOD JANUARY 1, 2018


January 1, 2018, The Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God  is NOT a holy day of obligation this year.  Mass at St. Helena will be at 8:00 a.m. as usual.


"Solemnidad de María, Santa Madre de Dios, 1 de enero de 2018":

1 de enero de 2018, La solemnidad de María, Madre de Dios NO es un día sagrado de obligación este año. La misa en St. Helena será a las 8:00 a.m. como de costumbre.

40 DAYS FOR LIFE


40 DAYS FOR LIFE!

Help Save Lives in Fort Collins!

Vigil Location: 

Public Sidewalk in front of Planned Parenthood

825 South Shields Street, Fort Collins, CO

Vigil Hour:  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Local Contact:  Heather at www.40daysforlife.com/fortcollins

VOCATIONS NEWS FOR BOYS AND GIRLS!


Mountain Madness

Middle School Conference for 6th, 7th and 8th Graders

YMCA of the ROCKIES

Estes Park, CO

February 16-18, 2018

Online Registration Begins on Monday, October 2, 2017 at:

www.archden.org/eflm/youth/mountain-madness/ and click “Register”

Total Cost is $145.00 per person

(Includes non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $45.00 per person)

HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH GROUP


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

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS SUNDAY MORNING BREAKFAST


Knights of Columbus Sunday Morning Breakfast

Sunday, December 3 .....After the 9:00 a.m. Mass.

Come and join the Knights for a delicious breakfast.

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 love of Jesus.

Mass and Christmas Party

 Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, December 20 at 4:00 in the church followed by the annual Christmas Party in the Monsignor Dinan Hall until 5:30 p.m.

Come and celebrate the Eucharist and gather together as a family at the Christmas party after Mass!


Parent Meeting:
Wednesday, January 10 from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

While your child is attending their religious education class that evening.  Materials will be handed out to parents that evening.

ARCHBISHOP'S CATHOLIC APPEAL


Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal


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

LATEST NEWS


Always In Your Prayers:

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

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.