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Cluster 5

Rev. L. Chanel Cyr
Gregory Keith Currier
Beverley A. "Peta" Gee

We offer our prayers and condolences to the families and friends of all our faithful departed. May their souls rest in the peace of Our Lord Jesus Christ.

July's Notable SaintsOur Lady of Mt. Carmel with the baby Jesus and the scapulae.

3 - St. Thomas the Apostle
11 - St. Benedict
14 - St. Kateri Tekakwitha
15 - St. Bonaventure
16 - Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
22 - St. Mary Magdalene
25 - St. James
26 - Sts. Joachim & Anne
31 - St. Ignatius of Loyola

Biographies: Saints calendar

Fr. Cyr: Chaplain of the Year

Congratulations, Father, from all the parishes in our cluster on being selected Chaplain of the Year by the Maine Knights of Columbus. 

VBS Thank You to Cluster Volunteers

Many hands made the 21st Catholic Vacation Bible School in the Katahdin region a wonderful success. Read the thank you here!

Sept. 27th Parish Life Conference: workshop details

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August 2:
Knights of Columbus Yard Sale - 8 a.m. -1 p.m. St. Martin's
August 7:
St. Peter's Lawn Party and Auction - 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; auction at 2 p.m. See bulletin for more details
September 27:
Parish Life Conference - Lewiston, 8:30-4:00; Workshops for parish ministries

Life Teen joy in the Eucharist symbol
Life Teen!

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Diocesan 2015 Mission Trip to Bolivia

TRIP BROCHURE  -- The Maryknoll Lay Missioners have invited us to visit their work in Bolivia, one of the most impoverished nations in the western hemisphere. The trip is August 8 - 20, 2015. Additional  trip details.