St. Benedict Valentine's
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New Eyes for the Needy Program Starting
The Church Life Ministry at St. Martin's Church in Millinocket is
spearheading the collection of
used eye glasses for distribution to poor areas of the U.S. and for distribution to the needy in third world countries.
St. Benedict's Parish is also participating.
A specially marked box is available on the table in each church lobby to accept donations of used eye glasses and
Local optometrist David Shippee will send
all the glasses to the New Eyes for the Needy, Short Hills NJ.
Jan- Feb 2014 issue. March - April issue available mid-March
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Lisa Jean Lee
John Joseph Curley Jr.
We offer our prayers and condolences to the family and friends of all our faithful departed. May their souls rest in the peace of Our Lord Jesus Christ.
Ash Wednesday, March 5 --- Easter Sunday, April 20
He became poor,
so that by his poverty you might become
Help our teens get to convention
Support Youth Minsitry's fund-raising
St. Patrick's Dinner and Silent Auction
- Sunday, March 16 at 5pm
Buy a raffle ticket to win $500 cash.
Tickets for sale after Masses in all three of our cluster's
Diocesan Lenten retreat
When: March 28
Hy Conference and Renewal Center, 32 Sky
Hy Drive in Topsham.
Sponsor: our Diocesan Missions/CRS Office
Theme: “Now I See...Lenten Reflection on Mission.”
Presenters include: Elizabeth Keene, VP for Mission
Effectiveness at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, and Ruth Oakley, Diocesan Director of the Missions/CRS
Cost: $20 for the reflection day or $45 to stay overnight.
For more information or to
register, call Ruth Oakley at (207) 321
7817 or e
mail her at
Invitation to Bid
St. Benedict's Ground Maintenance for 2014: mowing and grounds maintenance.
If interested, please contact the office for a copy of the contract and/or submit bid to: St. Benedict’s Parish P.O. Box 27 Benedicta, ME 04733.
Bids must be received by close of business Friday, March 7, 2014.
- March 7 and all Fridays
in Lent: Stations of the Cross and Mass
Christ the Divine Mercy Parish: 6:30 pm Stations at St. Peter's
St. Benedict Parish: 5:30 pm Stations, followed by Holy Mass at 6 pm
- March 9: Daylight
Savings Time begins
- March 14-16: Worldwide Marriage Encounter
Program, Lewiston, ME. More information
- March 15: Youth Ministry: St. Patrick's Dinner
& Auction St. Benedict's Parish Center, 5pm - to
raise funds to send our cluster's youth to the annual Convention
- March 19: Solemnity of St. Joseph
- March 25: Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord
- April 13 - 19: Holy Week
- April 20: The Resurrection of the Lord
Check it out.
Send teens to Youth Convention
Cash Give Away Raffle to help send our teens to the 2014 Catholic Youth Ministry Convention, Rockland, Maine.
TWO WINNERS $500 EACH
$10 per ticket
200 tickets will be sold
Winners drawn March 16 at the St. Patrick's supper, St. Benedict's
Tickets available after Masses at all three church sites or buy them from high school youth: Mary Elizabeth Watson, Cassidy McLeod, Lizzie Knowles, Emily Knowles, Kayla Guiggey, Molly Cunningham,
Georgia Landry, Erin Robinson.