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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 [...]

Knights of Columbus Men’s Retreat

May 1-3 The 2015 Knights of Columbus Men’s Retreat will be held from May 1-3 at the Genesee Abbey in upstate New York, about 80 miles southeast of Buffalo. Deposit will be $20, with a balance of about $100 to be paid once at the two-night retreat. Rooms are limited, so do not delay. Call the Grand [...]

2015 Synod on the Family Survey

Please read the below letter from Bishop Lennon regarding the 2015 Synod on the Family - The Vocation and Mission of the Family in the Church and Contemporary Word. View Bishop Lennon's Letter (PDF) > All the faithful are invited to read the Lineamenta and participate in the survey. The deadline for completing the survey [...]