Saturday, August 18: Parish Picnic at Cherokee Park with Mass at 4:15
Church of Saint Matthew Annual Mass & Picnic in the Park
When: Saturday, August 18, 2018
Where: Cherokee Park
Time: Mass begins at 4:15 p.m.
What Else: Men’s Club will be at the grill, serving up burgers and hot dogs.
You: bring a salad, casserole or dessert to share.
We will provide: plates, napkins and cutlery.
Bring along a cooler filled with your favorite beverages, a comfy lawn chair or two, perhaps a blanket to sit on and come enjoy the afternoon and evening with your parish family.
Yes, yard games are welcome too!!
Worship and Prayer
- Parish Pastoral Council (send comments, suggestions) –
- Rev. Robert Kelly, O.P. (Parochial Administrator) –
- Mary Leibl (Coordinator of Volunteers) –
For more contacts, go to Contact Us page.
Volunteer Opportunities and Parish Needs
"Then I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, "Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?" Then I said, "Here am I. Send me!" – Isaiah 6:8
We need volunteers to continue the work of serving our parish and community. Currently we have 3 immediate opportunities and 4 continuing opportunities. Details here: st-matts.org/opportunities-needs
– Mary Leibl, Volunteer Coordinator
Faith Formation and Sacraments
CATECHETICAL SUNDAY CELEBRATION: 9/16/18, Mass at 10 AM, brunch to follow.
FIRST NIGHT OF CLASS: September 19, 2018, 6:30 PM.
There are still a few more weeks to enjoy summer vacation, but we are looking toward the start of school and our Faith Formation Program as well. St. Matthew's will have Faith Formation Registration the weekends of August 11-12 and August 25-26 following the Masses. You will have the opportunity to register your child(ren) for class in grades 1 through 8 and for 1st Holy Communion and Confirmation. Also, as a special note, if you have a school age child who will enter the Faith Formation program and has not yet been baptized, please call the Parish Office and speak to Linda Rivera to arrange baptism in the near future.
You may also register online here: st-matts.org/ff-register/
Latest Blog News
- St. Matthew August 2018 Calendar
- St Matthew July 2018 Calendar
- St Matt's June 2018 Calendar
- St-Matt's May 2018 Calendar
- St. Matt's April 2018 Calendar
- St-Matt's March 2018 Calendar
- St-Matt's February 2018 Calendar
- St-Matts-January 2018 Calendar
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Community of Saints Regional Catholic School News
Tuition Credit Available! $1,000 New Student Credit – any new K-8 student who enrolls in the 2018-2019 school year will receive a $1,000 credit. Additionally, need-based tuition assistance is available for all our families and these credits do not affect the amount of tuition assistance a family may receive.
25% Referral Credit – Current or new families who refer another family will receive a 25% tuition credit for the 2018-2019 school year if the family enrolls. Refer more than 1 family – receive an additional 10% for the 2018-2019 school year for each additional family. This credit does not affect the amount of need-based tuition assistance a family may receive. Referrals are credited per new family regardless of number of students in family.
Contact the school with any questions: 651-457-2510;