Welcome to St. Mary Church and Catholic Campus Ministry
111 East High St. * Oxford OH 45056 * (513) 523-2153 * info@stmaryoxfordohio.org


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Sunday Schedule
Saturday—4:30p
Sunday—7:30, 9, 11:30a

7:00p & 9:30p


    What's happening?


CM = Campus Ministry
CH = Church; PC = Parish Center
BL = Basic Lounge; SL= Study Lounge


Saturday, February 28
3:00p Confession (CH)
4:30p Mass


Sunday, March 1
2nd Sunday of Lent
7:30a Mass
9:00a Mass
10:05a Religious Ed. Session (PC) 10:05a Adult Class (BL)
11:15a Children’s Choir Practice (PCu)
11:30a Mass
7:00p Mass
8:15p CM Insight (BL)
9:30p Mass


Monday, March 2
3:10p Soup Kitchen in Cincinnati (Meet in alley)
5:15p Mass
6:45p Music Night (Meet at Liberty Nursing Home)
7:00p RCIA (PC)
9:00p CM Bible Study (BL)


Tuesday, March 3
Saint Katharine Drexel, virgin
5:15p Mass
7-9:00p “The Light Is On For You” Confessions & Adoration (CH)


Wednesday, March 4
Saint Casimir
7:00a Mass
10:00a MOM Prayer Group (BL)
7:00p Bible Study (PC)
7-8:00p Confessions & Adoration (CH)
9:00p Luke 11 (BL)


Thursday, March 5
12:15p Mass
12:45p Soup Lunch (PC)
7:00p Evening Prayer / Service of Light (CH)
9:00 p.m. Kairos Meeting (BL)


Friday, March 6
Day of Abstinence from Meat
12:15p Mass
5:30p Lenten Dinner—Fish Fry (PC) 7:00p Stations of the Cross (CH) 8:00p Private Rental (PC)


Saturday, March 7
Saints Perpetua and Felicity, martyrs
9:00a 1st Saturday Devotion & Confessions (Fr. Ferone)(CH)
3:00p Confession (Fr. Ferone)(CH)
4:30p Mass (Fr. Ferone)


Sunday, March 8
3rd Sunday of Lent
7:30a Mass
9:00a Mass
10:05a Religious Ed. Session (PC) 10:05a Adult Class (BL)
11:15a Children’s Choir Practice (PCu)
11:30a Mass
7:00p Mass
8:15p CM Insight (BL)
9:30p Mass





Attention Miami Students
                                                                 
The Henrietta Abegglen Scholarship Available for a female member of St Mary Parish.
Deadline March 20
Any Catholic woman who is currently a fulltime student at Miami University, and a registered and active parishioner at St. Mary, is eligible to apply for the 2015-2016 Henrietta Abegglen Scholarship from St. Mary. This annual scholarship was established by a St. Mary parishioner and Miami University professor, Henrietta Abegglen, from a bequest to the parish at her death in 1989. Application packets are available at the church exits and at the office. It is also be available online <HERE>. Applications must be returned by 4:30 p.m., Friday, March 20. A parish scholarship committee will award the 2015-2016 scholarship. The amount is yet to be determined.


St. Mary’s Campus Ministry co-sponsors Edwin M. Yamauchi Lecture:

 

“The Reliability of the New Testament Text” By Daniel B. Wallace, Professor of New Testament Studies, Dallas Theological Seminary Saturday, March 7, 8:00 p.m. Benton Hall Auditorium, Miami University



Upcoming Vocation events!

Sunday, March 8, 2015 5 – 6 PMCome to a Holy Hour for Vocations to the Priesthood at Mount St. Mary'sSeminary. Research shows that prayer plays a critical role in a man's decisionto become a priest. And where you find growing seminaries – you also findsteadfast prayer by the faithful. The Holy Hour will take place in the St. Gregory theGreat Chapel at Mount St. Mary's Seminary, located on the Athenaeum campus inCincinnati at 6616 Beechmont Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45230.

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Nation Catholic Sisters Week CelebrationThe Franciscan Sisters of the Poor welcome you to come celebrate NATIONALCATHOLIC SISTERS WEEK with Coffee and Conversation on Sunday, March 8th after 10:00 am Mass at St. Clare Chapel, 60 Compton Rd., 45215 (nr. Wyoming). Thisis a great opportunity for those discerning a religious vocation. Sr. Jo-Ann at 513-761-9040x156; www.sfp-vocations.org. All are welcome! Bring your family and friends.

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Celebration of Consecrated Life - - Tours and RefreshmentsIn celebration of the Year of Consecrated Life, the Sisters of the Precious Blood willhost an open house at Salem Heights, 4960 Salem Ave., Dayton, on March 8 from 2-4:30 p.m. Guided tours by sisters will include the chapel, community areas, historical displays and apartments. After the tours, visitors will enjoy refreshments in the dining room. Enter grounds at third driveway off of Denlinger Road.

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Vocation Retreat—March 6-8, 2015: "God, where is the home you have preparedfor me?" "Come and See!" Dominican Sisters of Peace welcome single, Catholic women, ages 18-45 to this Vocation Retreat designed to explore contemporary Dominican life for women. Learn about the Dominican Sisters of Peace while experiencing elements of Dominican prayer and community life. Where? 2320 Airport Dr., Columbus, Ohio from 6:00 pm Friday, March 6 until Sunday March 8 at noon.To register, or for more information please contact: Sr. Pat Twohill, (call / text) 860-436-8430 or email ptwohill@oppeace.org.

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Josephinum Live-In WeekendOn March 12-14, the Pontifical College Josephinum in Columbus, OH, and the Office of Vocations, will host a College Live-In for junior and senior high school men, or college men who are interested in learning about seminary life. The Live-In will include attendance at classes, a tour, discussions, meals and prayer with the college seminarians. For information call Fr. John Rozembajgier, (614) 985-2244; or Mrs.Arminda Crawford, (614) 985-2241. www.pcj.edu

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Dayton Martha Dinner March 12thThe Precious Blood Sisters will host a Martha Dinner for high school girls and young women on March 12 from 6-8 p.m. at Salem Heights, 4500 Denlinger Road (GPS address) Dayton OH. This is an opportunity to meet members of both monastic and apostolic religious communities, share a meal, and visit with others exploring a call to religious life. There is no cost. Contact Sr. Mary Yarger at 937.999.8456 or vocations@cppsadmin.org to register.

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Holy Hour for Vocations March 12th CHOSEN: A Holy Hour for Vocations and those discerning a Vocation and for those praying for vocations is being held on March 12th beginning at 8pm at Our Lady of the Holy Spirit Center in Norwood OH. Sponsored by the Archdiocese Vocations Office and the Children of Mary. Come and bring a friend.

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Welcome Weekend at Mount St. Mary's Seminary Men, college age and older who are discerning the call to the priesthood are invited to a welcome weekend on March 20-21 from 4:45 pm Friday to 7:00pm on Saturday at Mount St. Mary's Seminary Cincinnati. You will join in the seminarian prayer life while learning about the four pillars of formation in the seminary. For information or to register, contact Fr. Dan Schmitmeyer at 513-421-3131 x.2890 or vocations@catholiccincinnati.org .

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