1 06, 2019

ROAR VBS

Categories: Faith Formation|

Register Now! ROAR VBS will be the mane event in your child’s life this summer! This epic African adventure will engage the whole herd. At ROAR, your kids can explore God’s goodness and celebrate a ferocious faith that powers them through this wild life. Each day at ROAR VBS, kids will travel through field-tested rotations [...]

1 06, 2019

Gesu Book Club – The Long Loneliness

Categories: Faith Formation|

On Thursday evening, June 13, Gesu’s Book Club will begin our discussion of Dorothy Day’s autobiography The Long Loneliness. Dorothy is one of the two Americans closest to canonization, along with Bishop Fulton Sheen. We will gather in the Ignatius Library of the Madonna della Strada Pastoral Center at 7:30 pm. - “Fascinating as personal [...]

1 06, 2019

Seeking Catechists for PSR

Categories: Faith Formation|

"Catechists are people who keep the memory of God alive; they keep it alive in themselves and they are able to revive it in others." - Pope Francis Top 10 Reasons to Become a Catechist: 1. You will grow in your own faith, learn the teachings of the Church, and deepen your relationship with Jesus. [...]

22 05, 2019

Gesu Annual Fair Trade Festival

Categories: Outreach|

Join us this weekend, May 25 & 26 for Gesu's Annual Fair Trade Festival! The festival will take place in McAuley Hall after all Masses. What is Fair Trade? The Fair Trade concept is deeply rooted in the Catholic faith. Fair Trade is an approach to business and trade that is based on a commitment [...]

20 05, 2019

Gesu Concert Series – Western Reserve Chorale

Categories: Community Life|

On Sunday, June 2, the Western Reserve Chorale will perform their final concert of the season. The program will include Sunrise Mass (Gjeilo), as well as choral settings of poetry by E. E. Cummings (Whitacre, Dickaw, Persichetti, Stroope). The concert will be held in Gesu Church at 3:30 p.m. and is free and open to [...]

18 05, 2019

FORMED

Categories: Faith Formation|

Gesu Parish has the opportunity to participate in the Formed program! Formed is a multimedia portal for a variety of Catholic resources, including: movies; video and audio series; e-books; study guides; and more. Much of the content is "on-demand" and includes content in both English and Spanish. Resources range in topics from prayer and sacraments, [...]

18 05, 2019

Honduras Summer Immersion Fundraiser

Categories: Outreach|

Participants of the Honduras Immersion trip will begin fundraising June 1-2 to help offset the cost of this experience. See the boards at the church entrances with envelopes on them. Each envelope has a dollar amount on it and we are asking that you take an envelope, fill it with the amount designated and return [...]

18 05, 2019

Faith & Social Action Ministry – Igbo Language Mass

Categories: Outreach|

Join the Faith & Social Action Ministry on Sunday, May 26 for an Igbo Language Mass at Our Lady of Peace Parish. On the last Sunday of each month, Our Lady of Peace Parish hosts an Igbo Mass for the Igbo Refugee community, right here in Shaker Heights. The Igbo people are from the southeastern [...]

13 05, 2019

PENTECOST VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Categories: Community Life, Worship|

Pentecost and "Come Home to Gesu" will be celebrated on June 8 & 9 with special Liturgies and a celebration in the Family Center. We could use your help! We need greeters for all Masses and at the reception, people to set up the Family Center on Saturday morning (June 8), people to serve refreshments [...]

6 05, 2019

SCHOOL OF HOPE

Categories: Outreach|

SCHOOL OF HOPE Did you know? Gesu Outreach sponsors a student at the School of Hope in Kenya, as one of our global outreach efforts. The St. Aloysius Gonzaga School of Hope in Kenya supports AIDS orphans and other vulnerable youth. Click here > to read our most recently received letter from our sponsored student, Antony. Interested in writing a [...]