New Bible Study

A study of Genesis began May 4 and will continue weekly through July 27 on Saturdays from 12:00-2:00 pm in the Madonna della Strada Pastoral Center. Come and explore the story of God’s redemptive covenant and how two different creation accounts reveal timeless truths about God’s creative purposes. A two-book set is available in the [...]

Music Ministry News

As school starts and other parish programs begin again, the music ministry also kicks into full gear. We hope you might consider getting involved! Our Magis Ensemble, the parish choir will begin singing on Sunday, September 16. This group rehearses on Sunday mornings from 9-10 and sings at the 10:00 Mass. We also rehearse one [...]

50+ Club Holiday Tour

Join the Gesu 50+ Club for a Gervasi Winery & Stan Hywet Holiday Tour on Friday, December 7. Tour includes visit to Gervasi Vineyard, lunch and wine tasting, tour of winery, and tour of Stan Hywet  Hall & Gardens.  Cost is $85. Payment and reservations must be received by October 29. This trip is expected [...]

Featured Liturgical Ministry: Children’s Liturgy of the Word

A wonderful ministry for the children of our parish is CLOW - Children’s Liturgy of the Word. CLOW allows young children to hear the Word of God at their level of understanding. This occurs during select Masses while the Liturgy of the Word is taking place. Their smiles while returning to families and the discussions [...]

First Communion

Please pray for the following children as they prepare to celebrate the sacrament of the Eucharist on April 23 and 24.  These young people and their families would appreciate your presence at one of the regularly scheduled parish Masses that weekend.  We hope you join us in congratulating them! Saturday, April 30 4:30 pm - Logan Breen, Sara Brightman, [...]

50+ Club Blennerhassett Island Trip

The Gesu 50+ Club is sponsoring a 1 day trip to Blennerhassett Island on Saturday, June 11. All are welcome to come and the cost is $89. Trip includes Fenton Art Glass to shop, visit to Basilica of St. Mary of the Assumption, lunch in a historic riverfront hotel, sternwheel cruise from mainland to the [...]

Committee Spotlight: Buildings & Property

What does your committee do and why? Our committee meets monthly and oversees the condition of the buildings and grounds and does long term planning for maintenance and improvements. Consideration is given to the priority of needs, safety, capital improvement plans and progress. What makes your committee unique? As a committee we make decisions for [...]

Gesu Staff Update

No doubt, you have noticed that there is a lot going on here at Gesu! In case you have missed it, here is an update of "who's who" and "who's where": Our assistant music director, Carolyn Pelley, will be leaving us at the end of July. Besides getting ready for a wedding in October, Carolyn [...]