St. Boniface Church
1750 Chase Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45223
SECOND SUNDAY IN LENT
Vol. LIV No. 14- Cycle B
FEBRUARY 28- SATURDAY
4:00 PM -JR -Carol Fields
MARCH 1- SUNDAY
Gn 22:1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18; Rom 8:31b-34; Mk 9:2-10
8:00 AM -JR -Intention of Parishioners
10:00 AM -JR -Stella McDonald
12:00 PM -McCloskey -Richard Trame
MARCH 2- MONDAY
Dn 9:4b-10; Lk 6:36-38
7:30 AM -John Ebbeler
MARCH 3- TUESDAY
Is 1:10, 16-20; Mt 23:1-12
7:30 AM -Three sets of Dorrmann Twins
7:00 PM-The Light Is On For You Confessions
MARCH 4- WEDNESDAY
Jer 18:18-20; Mt 20:17-28
7:30 AM -John Drees
8:00 AM - Holy Hour
MARCH 5- THURSDAY
Jer 17:5-10; Lk 16:19-31
7:30 AM -Alma Focks
MARCH 6- FRIDAY
Gn 37:3-4, 12-13a, 17b-28a; Mt 21:33-43, 45-46
7:30 AM -Don Wingerberg
1:30 PM - Holy Hour
7:00 PM- Intention of Parishioners
MARCH 7- SATURDAY
Mi 7:14-15, 18-20; Lk 15:1-3, 11-32
8:00 AM -Albert Wittich
4:00 PM -JR -Fred Wimmers
MARCH 8- SUNDAY -
Ex 20:1-17; 1 Cor 1:22-25; Jn 2:13-25
8:00 AM -JR -Intention of Parishioners
10:00 AM -Bramlage -Intention of Parishioners
12:00 PM -JR -Joe Thome
Ministry Schedule: March 7 & 8
Lectors: 4:00 PM -J. Sammarco; 8:00 AM -S. Fellinger; 10:00 AM -T. Banish; 12:00 PM -M. Thaler.
Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist: 4:00 PM -T. LeSaint, D. Lipps, D. Mercer, K. Price, R. Sammarco; 8:00 AM -L. Kuhlmann, M. Lienhart, T. Lienhart,
T. Voegele; 10:00 AM-D. Banish, L. & T. Bollin, J. Chesher; 12:00 PM -Deacon Jerry, K. Gillespie, M. Grause, J. Segers.
Offertory Families: 4:00 PM -Wesseler; 8:00 AM -Volunteer; 10:00 AM-Volunteer; 12:00 PM -McCoy.
Servers: 4:00 PM -K. Fahey, D. Weiss; 8:00 AM-D. Robinson, N. Willacker; 10:00 AM -M. Crosby, Volunteer; 12:00 PM -P. & P. Reed.
FROM THE FINANCE COMMISSION
Sunday offering Goal to-date: $307,612.00
Offerings received to-date: $301,698.00
Amount needed to catch up: $5,864.00
February 22 Collection: $4,175.00
Direct Debit Offerings:.......... $1,525.00
Make it easy on yourself. Use our direct debit system for your Sunday Stewardship offering. To take advantage of this convenience, please call
541-1563. Thank you for your generosity.
FOUR GRAND CLUB NEWS: Congratulations to Mike & Ruth King, John Mahon and Barbara Hampton. They are the winners of the February 19 drawing and
each won $25.
BIRTHDAYS OF THE WEEK: (March 1-7) Shirley Kathmann, Taylor Eilerman, James Kiffmeyer, Susan Wolterman, Ginny Hennard, Mike McCoy, Janet
Schmits, Elizabeth Lienhart, Kathryn Smith, Matthew Fischer, Margaret Boliske, Ruthann Sammarco. HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
TIME CHANGE: Daylight Savings Time starts on the second Sunday in March of each year. That will be next Sunday, March 8. Remember to "spring
forward" by one hour and "lose" an hour sleep. At 2:00 AM on Sunday morning, March 8 the time becomes 3:00 AM. If you fail to do so, you may be late for
THANK YOU for your generous contributions of $953.00 to the Collection for the Church in Central and Eastern Europe. Your gift is an expression of solidarity
with the suffering people of this region. Through joining in the work of this Collection, you are helping to restore the Church and build the future. Please visit
www.usccb.org (search "Church in Central and Eastern Europe") to learn more about what your donations have accomplished.
RECONCILIATION BEGINS IN PRAYER: The Light is On for You Confessions: Sometimes, the first step to reconciliation is praying for the person with whom
we need to be reconciled. Make a commitment this Lent to join us this Tuesday, March 3 from 7:00 pm-9:00 pm as we gather for quiet prayer and the
Sacrament of Reconciliation. Confessions will be heard by Father Joe, Father Stricker and Bishop Binzer. This will be an opportunity to pray for all the situations
in our lives that need the healing grace of Jesus' love. The church will be open, and you are welcome to come for a few minutes or for an hour. Learn more at:
EVENING BIBLE STUDY with Father Joe is Wednesday, March 4 at 7:00 p.m. in the Parish Center. They will continue their studies of the Gospels of St. John.
FIRST FRIDAY: Friday, March 6 is First Friday and we will have Mass at 7:00 PM.
ST. BONIFACE SCHOOL FISH FRY: Don't forget our fish fry on Friday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. You can eat in or take out. The food is delicious and you also
have a chance to share a meal with family and friends. See you then!
Why not come to the fish fry for dinner and then stay for First Friday Mass at 7:00 p.m.?
A LENTEN RETREAT for all men, March 20-22: Sons of So Great a Mother: Praying and Living the Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary. Our retreat master is Fr.
David Endres, a priest of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and assistant professor of church history and historical theology at Mount St. Mary's Seminary/
Athenaeum of Ohio in Cincinnati. There will be multiple opportunities for confession and spiritual direction, five catered meals, & single rooms at Our Lady of the
Holy Spirit Center. Cost for the weekend is $150.00. This event is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus and is open to all men. For more information call Larry
Tracy, 513-321-4879, or register by web: https://2015-lenten-retreat.eventbrite.com Registration and Payment Deadline is Monday, March 16.
THE LAY PASTORAL MINISTRY PROGRAM is sponsored by the Archdiocese and equips lay Catholics with the knowledge and skills you need to serve your
families and communities more effectively. Evening and Saturday classes, flexible components and part time studies let you maintain family and work
commitments while you discern God's call and prepare for new opportunities. Graduate and non-degreed programs available. Cincinnati locations: Main campus
in Mt. Washington and St. Ignatius on the west side. Call 513-231-1200 for information or to set up an appointment.
MINISTRY TO SURVIVORS OF ABUSE (REPORTING) - The Archdiocese of Cincinnati regards child abuse in all its forms as a serious matter. If you are or
have been abused by an employee or volunteer of the Archdiocese, or are aware of abuse currently taking place, please contact Ms. Cherie Groman, Coordinator
of Ministry to Survivors of Abuse, at 513-263-6623, or 1-800-686-2724 ext. 6623. This is a confidential, dedicated line to accept calls related to child abuse
by employees or volunteers. In addition, be sure to notify the survivor's secular legal authorities.
VOCATION VIEW: As we begin this Lenten season we are reminded of the everlasting covenant God made with us. Renew the promise you made with God.
Believe in the Good News! (Psalm 25)