Masses for Christmas will be:
> 4 pm on Christmas Eve at both St. Anthony and St. Joseph
> Midnight Mass at St. Joseph
> 9:30 am on Christmas Day at St. Anthony
Also please note that incense will be used at both Midnight Mass and the 9:30 am Mass.
Advent Penance Service
The Annual Penance service for the Catholic Churches of the Dunkirk-Fredonia area will be held at St. Joseph Church on Monday, December 17 at 7 pm. Several priests will be available for the Sacrament of Penance.
Christmas Choir Rehearsal Schedule
Adult Handbell Choir: December 16 at 9:15 am
Adult Voice Choir: December 17 at 7 pm
Youth Choir: December 20 at 7 pm
Our Parish will once again have the annual Angel Tree servicing the Migrant Day Care. The tree and angels will be available beginning the first Sunday of Advent, December 2. We will continue to collect unwrapped gifts through Sunday, December 16. Santa and his Elves will deliver gifts on Wednesday, December 19 at 10 am. High School students are welcome to volunteer as Elves. This is a legal absence from school (approximately 9:30 am and returning to school by 11-11:30 am). Hours can be verified on December 19 by Judy Dankert or Lilly Rosas for organizations’ service requirements.
St. Vincent De Paul Society Coat Drive
The St. Vincent De Paul Society, which covers St. Anthony and St. Joseph Churches, is sponsoring a coat drive for the winter season. The coats collected will be donated to the United Way efforts. Coats in good condition, especially for children, can be dropped off to the St. Anthony Church basement. Thank you for supporting this drive.
Bingo every Tuesday evening at 7:00 in the school
Bingo Info (Tuesday evenings only): (716) 679-1352