429 Great Road, Stow, MA 01775 | 978-897-2710

 

 

 

A Word of Welcome

The Church of St Isidore is here to serve you, and in turn invites you to serve one another in the spirit of the Gospel. Newcomers are invited to introduce themselves to any of the staff, or council or committee members, and to register by calling the office.

Interested in becoming Catholic?
Contact Deacon Charlie (cac@stisidorestow.org)

Disciple Maker Index Survey is now open.

Please follow the link below to access the survey today:
http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/1707977/
The survey is administered by Measuring Success (an independent firm), which will ensure that your responses are kept confidential. We will review the results in May/June at which time, we will share what we have learned with the entire parish.

This information will be invaluable to our parish and our various ministries as we plan ahead and try to live the Gospel and grow as disciples of Jesus Christ.

If the link does not automatically start, please copy and paste it into a new browser window.  If you have any questions, please contact catholicparishstudy@measuring-success.com

 

St. Isidore St. Patrick's Day Dinner
Saturday, March 14, 2015
following the 5pm mass (6-9pm).

Bring your family and friends to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in our church hall! Bagpiper Doug Moffat will once again join us for some wonderful Irish music. We will also have our annual Irish Soda Bread Contest, Irish trivia and music while you feast on a fine Irish dinner, your choice of corned beef or roast beef. This is one of the biggest social events of the year and promises to be lots of fun!

Tickets go on sale February 21st following all masses.
Tickets are $13.00 each.
Adult Couple is $25.00.
Senior Citizens (over 60) $12.00 each.
Family Maximum is $45.00 (please note: a family consists of parent(s) and children only).
Children 5 & under are FREE!

Make checks payable to St. Isidore.

Generations of Faith - Welcome to our 11th Year

Please RSVP for our
March Gathering Sessions
Friday, March 6, 2015 at 6:00 PM
Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 4:30PM

Exodus 20:1-3, 7-8, 12-17
Faith Focus: The 10 Commandments

GoF Home Kit Material Online

Complete information in the Faith Formation section.

Cor Unum Sign Up

At Cor Unum, they eliminate hunger every day. They welcome and serve those in need with the utmost dignity, love, and respect – with open hands, listening ears, and loving hearts. Volunteers must arrive at Cor Unum by 4:15 PM. Dinner is served from 4:30-6:30 PM and volunteers are finished by 6:45 PM.

Click here to sign up for Cor Unum and other Confirmation Service Opportunities. Permission Slip is here.

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Your gift to the 2015 Catholic Appeal enables us to provide 50 critical ministries that enrich parish life, strengthen families, inspire and educate future generations of our faith, and advance our Church leadership.

See the short 2015 Appeal video at
https://vimeo.com/113515288

Please consider making a pledge in support of the Church in Boston today at www.BostonCatholicAppeal.org. Thank you for your support!

St. Isidore Calendar

2015 Parish Mission Trips

The Collaborative is planning to run five mission trips during the summer of 2015, including two new sites. Details are can be seen at:

http://www.seoh.org/faith-formation/high-school-youth-ministry/61-mission-trips

  1. Juticalpa, Honduras (Olancho Aid Foundation), June 9-17 Open to those who have graduated high school. Cost: $1200 for all participants
  2. Blackfeet Reservation, Browning, MT, June 27-July 3  Open to those entering Grade 10 in September 2015 and older. Cost: $850. Cost to adult leaders 21 years of age or older: $250.
  3. Champaign, IL (A “next level” Catholic Heart Workcamp), July 5-11. Open to those entering Grade 9 in September 2015 and older. Cost: $850 Cost to adult leaders 21 years of age or older: $250.
  4. Springfield, MA (Just5Days), July 20-24 Open to youth entering Grade 8 or 9 in September 2015 Cost: $400.
  5. N. Arlington, NJ (Catholic Heart Workcamp) July 26-Aug. 1 Open to those entering Grade 9 in September 2015 and older. Cost: $650.

Italian Night 11/15/2014
(photos thanks to Jon French)

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