Thanks to a very generous St. Colman parishioner who has paid for the reproduction of the St. Colman Christmas 1945 Jeep, we are offering reproductions for sale for the benefit of the Parish for $50 each. Please call the Parish Office at (216) 651-0550 Ext. 100 and get a copy of this unique gift for that special veteran, descendent of a St. Colman veteran, or any Cleveland history buff, just in time for Christmas 2014! All proceeds benefit St. Colman Parish.
Join us this Christmas season! You and your family and friends are always welcome at St. Colman's!
Communal Penance Service Wednesday, 12/17 7:00 p.m.
Christmas Vigil Wednesday, 12/24 5:00 p.m. Concert of Carols, 5:30 p.m. Mass
Christmas Day Thursday, 12/25 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Masses
The Annual Report, presented at Masses December 13 and 14, is attached here.
EOffering is a way for you to give to St. Colman's electronically, directly through your checking account or credit card to St. Colman's. We have been researching options for electronic giving, and we have chosen EOffering because of the care they give to ensure the safety of your financial information and ours. And it is managed by the same company that we have trusted to print and send your church envelopes for years, the Church Budget Envelope Co.
Thanks to all of our supporters our celebration tomorrow is SOLD OUT! But please join us for the 11:00 a.m. St. Colman Day Mass tomorrow to celebrate Fr. Bob's enormous contribution to the Parish. Fr. Bob will celebrate the Mass along with Frs. Caroli Shao, Jim O'Donnell, Ben Koka and his brother, Dan Begin, who will be the homilist. And tickets for the $5000/$2500/$1000 raffle will still be available before and after the Mass as well as after the 5:00 Mass this afternoon at $25 each. THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR GENEROSITY and for helping to make sure that St.
Join us on St. Colman Day, Sunday, November 2,
Join us Sunday, 8/31, for the Parish Picnic, a time for friends and family....and hanging out with Fr. Bob for the last official time. On the Parish Grounds after the 11:00 Mass until 4:00 p.m. Bring a side dish or dessert to share. Hot dogs, burgers, chicken and beverages provided as well as lots of fun!
Sunday, August 31 is Fr. Bob's last day as Pastor of St. Colman! His letter to the Parish follows:
An Important Message From Fr. Bob Begin: Take the Survey!
Dear friends: Five years ago, St. Colman Church was threatened by potential closure. We came together and won a 4 year conditional reprieve from the Bishop.