This Week with St. Mary Magdalene
October 4, 2020
in Ordinary Time
Why I Am ProLife by Deb Abel.pdf
SUNDAY MASS TIMES
Saturday Vigil: 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 7:00 a.m., 9:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 4:30 p.m.
Monday-Saturday 8:00 a.m.
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The dispensation to stay at home is still in effect
If you are ill, please stay home, as always.
Social distancing and a face covering are required to protect the most vulnerable.
We have room
at Mass for up to 250 people so please join us!
Regular Confession Times:
Monday-Saturday 8:45-9:15 a.m.
Saturday 8:45-11:15 a.m.
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This Week's Mass Intentions:
Sunday- The 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time:
7:00 +Michael Flynn;
9:00 +David McCarthy;
11:30 Holy Souls in Purgatory;
4:30 Pro Populo
Monday: +Holy Souls In Purgatory
Tuesday: +Alex Sias
Wednesday: +Priests in Purgatory
Thursday: Fr. Chris
Friday: +Ellen McCarthy
Saturday: 8:00 Dcn Jerry O'Toole
4:30 Pro Populo
Please pray for those who are sick
; including Shirley Rodriguez, Don Mock, Walter Meacham,
and all of those in our parish book of intentions.
Pray for the repose of the souls of those who have died;
All those lost through abortion,
The Holy Souls in Purgatory
all those who have
died during this pandemic.
Welcome Newly Baptized
; Mateo Manuel Serna, John Michael Trejo, and Hazel Elizabeth Hodge
Please join us this Sunday
Holy Hour For Priests
at 3:00 p.m.
in the Chapel
Esposition is 9:00 a.m. til 9:00pm daily.
Thursday - 11AM
***Please wash/sanitize hands before entering. Face coverings are only required if social distancing is not possible.
Volunteer and Make a Difference!
GS24 High School Group needs more Core Members
Please Contact Lauren
Family Caechesis Needs Your Talents, Too!
Please Contact Jake
HOLY HOUR FOR LIFE
Adoration and Rosary for the unborn is every Thursday from 5:30 - 6:30pm in the St. Michael Adoration Chapel. This week is sponsored by Respect Life Initiative. Prayer begins at 6:00pm.
All are welcome!
St. Vincent de Paul
Chapter serves those in our community that are in need by assisting with things like food vouchers, food banks, utilities, gift cards for SVDP thrift stores for clothing and other needs in a temporary capacity, or by connecting them with resources and organizations that can help.
Click here for more info
The Parish can also help
for parishioners who are going through a difficult time. If you know of someone who needs a meal, or would like to find out more about volunteering for this ministry, please
Click here for more info
SMM YM YouTube Channel
Diocese of Phoenix COVID Updates
Share Your Prayer Intentions
Our clergy and staff continue to pray together for the needs and intentions of our parish at noon on Tuesdays.
Please reply to add yours.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS
are organizing several opportunities for charitable service. If you'd like to help out or join the Knights email our Grand Knight Carl Nink
Bottles will be collected the weekend of Nov. 1st or you may drop them off in the Parish Office.
It's Respect Life Month!
Please pick up a baby bottle and fill it with coins, cash or checks (made out to St. Mary Magdalene) to support Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers.
Your contributions will provide tests, ultrasounds, counseling,
classes & baby supplies to
help moms choose life
40 Days for Life runs September 23 through November 1
! Join other Christians for 40 days of prayer and fasting for an end to abortion. You’re also invited to stand and peacefully pray during a 40-day vigil in the public right-of-way outside the Planned Parenthood located at 1837 E Baseline Rd in Tempe, and also to help spread the word about this important community outreach.
St. Mary Magdalene will again strive to fill all Friday afternoon hours from Noon until 7:00 PM.
We won't be conducting a church courtyard sign-up event, so PLEASE click the button below to sign-up! Directions and other pertinent information is also available on the website.
Sign Up! 40-Days for Life
As a special incentive, anyone who signs up for at least 5 hours (Friday afternoons of the 6-week campaign) will receive either a 40 Days for Life blue hat or tote bag! While supplies last!!!
Enrollment is now open for
Youth Schola Masterclasses
Semester Starts October 6th - Enroll Today!
Details & Sign-Up Here
Entry Form & Rules
St. Mary Magdalene
K of C
Council 13779, Gilbert, AZ
: Trusting In God
Open to students in grades 8-12
: October 10, 2020
KofC Essay Contest Goal.pdf
For each grade, there will be a $50 prize
for the winning essay !!
You are invited
to Regina Caeli Academy's
Fall Tour Day, October 12!
-Opportunity for kids to shadow a class
: Jacqueline Drogo to schedule a time slot.
The Catholic Vote
Are you struggling to figure out how your Catholic faith is meant to inform your decisions as an American voter?
Catholics in the Public Square,
written by our very own Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted, is a must-read for all of us who are trying to engage the culture and to proclaim the Church’s beautiful vision for human life and human society. Pick up a copy after Mass or read it online here
Watch Cardinal Burk's 2020 Catholic Voting Guide
Bishops of the Arizona Catholic Conference Reflect on the 2020 Election
Read All About it !
No on Prop 207
Medical or Recreational
by Fr. John Bonavitacola
Our Lady, Undoer of Knots, Pray for Us!
Invite your friends and family to pray the Rosary together. NEW in 2020: Online Celebration!
10:00 a.m. Saturday, October 17, 2020
Presiding: Most Rev. Edward Weisenburger, JCL, Bishop to Tucson
2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 18, 2020
Presiding: Most Rev. Thomas J. Olmsted,
Bishop of Phoenix
Have you heard of Teams of Our Lady?
We are an international Catholic movement for married couples. A team consists of 5-7 married couples who meet monthly to share a meal, pray, and study and discuss topics related to marriage.
New teams are forming now!
If you are interested in learning more please reach out to parishioners
Chris and Jen Bradley at
Also see the national website
The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone
Accept God’s ways for your marriage
. Strengthen, renew, and rekindle your marriage sacrament by attending a virtual Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend
on November 7th-8th.
October highlights My
Sisters’ Place and Pathways as we bring awareness on Domestic Violence!
Find Out More:
"Speak out in defense of the poor"-Proverbs 31:8-9
Your donation will help us, help victims in other ways we otherwise could not. THANK YOU!
Foster Care/Adoption VIRTUAL Orientations on ZOOM
Saturday, October 17
at 10:00 a.m.
or call Sally Gramke at
We couldn't do it
Thanks for all you do
It is that time of year when we all must
renew our safe environment.
It's just a 12 minute video!
Renew Here :D
SET Renewal Instructions.pdf
"Make yourself familiar with the angels and behold them frequently in spirit; for without being seen, they are present with you."
St. Francis de Sales
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on Friday, October 2 at 3:00PM