August 30, 2015 - Triumph of the Cross
In Ordinary Time
August 29th & 30th 2015
As a Parish we pray at
Holy Name Cathedral (411 South 5th St.)
and Holy Rosary Church (204 Rosemont Ave.)
Triumph of the Cross @ Holy Name
Closed for renovation, restoration, renewal
Triumph of the Cross @ Holy Rosary
Daily: Monday–Friday 7:00 a.m. & 8:30 a.m.
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 5:15 p.m.
Novena, Monday after 5:15 p.m. Mass
Saturday: 8:30 a.m., Vigil 4:00 p.m. & 5:30 p.m.
Sunday 8:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m. & 5:30 p.m.
Confessions 10:00–11:30 a.m. Saturday,
or by appointment
P.O. Box 908 Steubenville, OH 43952
200 Rosemont Ave.
After hours urgent—press 4 for transfer
Parish web-site: triumphofthecross.org
Parish E-mail: [email protected]
Pastor—Fr. Thomas R. Nau
Parochial Vicar—Fr. Bradley Greer
Director of Rel. Ed.—Barbara VanBeveren
Catholic Charities (740) 282-3631
AIM Women’s Center (740) 283-3636
Bishop John King Mussio Elementary ......................264-2550
BJKM Junior High School .........................................346-0028
Catholic Central High School .....................................264-5538
TRIUMPH OF THE CROSS PARISH COMMUNITY NEWS
TOTC FALL CARD PARTY
BLUE MASS: to honor Police, Fire, EMS and their families.
All are invited to attend a special Blue Mass in honor of our
local Police, Fire, and EMS personnel. The Mass will be
held on September 13, 2015 at 10:00am at St. Peter
Catholic Church in downtown Steubenville. The Most Reverend Jeffrey Monforton, Bishop of the Diocese of Steubenville, will be the celebrant. The Blue Mass has been
celebrated for many years throughout the country as a
way to ask for God’s blessing upon those who serve their
communities, to acknowledge those who have paid the
ultimate sacrifice and to support those whose life is committed to serving others. Please join us in praying for our
local heroes and for God’s protection upon them as they
continue to protect us and to serve our community . All
Police, Fire, and EMS personnel are invited to attend with their
families (please be at the church by 9:45am “in uniform”.
TOTC FALL CARD PARTY: The Catholic Women’s Club
from Triumph of the Cross Parish will be hosting its annual
FALL Card Party on Sunday, September 20th in the
Holy Rosary Auditorium. If you can donate baked goods
for the Card Party Bake Sale, please call Lil Meronoff at
(740) 264-5782. Additional information and raffle
tickets are available in the Church foyer. Thank you for
supporting our efforts! Raffle Tickets available at Holy Rosary Church entrance (narthex).
CWC: Triumph of the Cross CWC Monthly meeting on
Tuesday, September 1st at 6:00 p.m. in Holy Rosary
Auditorium. All women of Triumph of the Cross Parish are
welcome to attend.
RCIA INQUIRY: Our next opportunity for those wanting
to know more about the Rite of Christian Initiation of
Adults is on Thursday, September 3rd. We will gather
in the Marian Room at 7:00 p.m.
WHITE MASS: will be celebrated on Sunday, September 20th at Blessed Sacrament Church in Wintersville at
11:00 a.m. A reception will follow in Sargus Hall.
Now is the time to invite others to Christ. Knock on
your neighbor’s door. Take the risk of asking someone if they would like to celebrate their relationship
with Christ through the sacraments of the Church.
Tell them what this means to you and your life.
A second White Mass will be celebrated on Sunday, November 1 at Christ the King University Parish in Athens at
10:00 a.m., also with a reception to follow.
If there are any children who are 7 years of age or older
and are considering being baptized, now is the time for
them to register as well. They should come on Thursday
The White Mass, so named by the color worn by those in
the healing profession of medicine, gathers health care
professionals under the patronage of St. Luke to ask God’s
blessing upon the patient doctor, nurse and caregiver
SNACKS FOR RCIA: Phyllis Kolopajlo is coordinating individuals who are willing to assist in providing snacks for the
RCIA Team and Participants. On the particular Thursday
that you would volunteer to you bring the items to the
Marian Room at about 6:30 p.m. For more details and information on how to participate, please contact Phyllis at
740-282-0536. If she does not answer, please leave a
message for her. Thank you, Fr. Nau.
RED MASS: will be celebrated on Sunday, October
18th at 11:30 a.m. at Holy Rosary Church in Steubenville. A reception will follow. This Mass, which is celebrated for judges, attorneys, law school professors, students and government officials, requests guidance from
the Holy Spirit for all who seek justice, and offers the opportunity to reflect on the God-given power and responsibility of all in the legal profession.
HOLY HOUR FOR VOCATIONS: This will be held on
Thursday, September 3rd after the 8:30 a.m. Mass until
10:00 a.m. During this time various prayers are recited
during the Exposition and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament.
WOMEN RELIGIOUS MASS: A celebration of significant
anniversaries Mass, will be held on Sunday, October 4th
at noon at the Basilica of St. Mary of The Assumption in
Marietta. A picnic will follow.
CANDLE ROSARY: The Daughters of Holy Mary of the
Heart of Jesus invite you to join us for a Candle Rosary on
September 7th at 7:45 p.m. Vespers of the Nativity of the
Blessed Mother on the occasion of the 17th Anniversary of
the Pontifical Approval of our Religious Institute by St.
John Paul II. Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Oratory, 700
Lovers Lane, Steubenville, Ohio 43952, (740) 346-2625.
The annual, significant WEDDING ANNIVERSARY
MASSES will be celebrated on Saturday, November 21 at
St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Ironton at the 5:15 p.m.
Mass; Sunday, November 22 at the noon Mass at the Basilica of St. Mary of the Assumption, and at Holy Family
Church in Steubenville at 5:30 p.m.
Catholic Faith Formation In Steubenville
NEWS! Kroger Card re-enrollment has begun! You must re
-enroll your Kroger card to continue to receive SCRIP
credit for the 2015-2016 school year: Go to your Kroger
Click community tab, community rewards
Enter #80086 or type Bishop John King Mussio
Select Bishop Mussio and Click RE-ENROLL
You will see a confirmation that your card had been
You must re-enroll to continue to receive credit. Enrollment
status does not carry over from year to year. You must reenroll all cards that you are receiving credit from. Now is a
good time to ask family and friends to do the same for
Our website for Information on our Religious Education in
the City of Steubenville and Wintersville is at: catholicfaithformation.org
Barbara’s Email: [email protected]
NEW LOCATION FOR OUR SCHOOL OF RELIGION!
Beginning with the 2015-2016 of our School of Religion,
we will be relocating to the AQUINAS CATECHETICAL
CENTER (Aquinas School) on Lover’s Lane!
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Registration Night @ 6 p.m. –
Presentation & Registration
Child Protection Seminar @
CCHS 6:30 – 8 p.m.
First Day of PSR Classes
CATHOLIC WOMEN’S RETREAT:
“Communion With Jesus, Our Divine Eucharistic Bridegroom” on Sunday, Sept. 6th
& Monday (Labor Day) Sept. 7th at Mary, Ark of the
Covenant Monastery (Family of Jacopa Association & Sisters of Jacopa). Speakers: Missionaries of Our Mother of
the Eucharist (Lilla M. Lottinger & Mary Clare Wax). For
widows, married & single women. $80.00 Fee and donations gratefully accepted. Meals (lunch/dinner $10.00 ea.)
Transportation available from Airport and nearby hotels.
Website: familyjacopa.com 740-314-4023 --LAST CHANCE!
DAY OF RECOLLECTION: on St. Teresa of Avila, celebrating the 500th anniversary of her birth will be held on
Saturday, September 12th at Holy Family Malara Hall,
Steubenville, Ohio. Speaker will be Fr. Dan Pattee, T.O.R.
Please register by September 8th by calling 740-282-2383.
Registration begins at 8:00am and day will conclude with
Divine Mercy Chaplet at 3:00pm. Free will offering will be
taken. Sponsored by the O.C.D.S. Community of Divine
Mercy and St. Therese of the Holy Face.
COUNCIL OF CATHOLIC WOMEN: Mother of Hope
Deanery meeting reminder; Sunday, September 13th at
2:00 p.m. at St. Teresa Church in Cadiz.
FULL OF GRACE: On Sunday, September 13th at 1:30
p.m. you are invited to a pre-screening of the first full
length motion picture from Outside da box Productions. It
will be at the Carmike Cinema 6 in Steubenville. Full of
Grace beautifully tells the story of the Blessed Mother's
final days on earth. Surrounded by Peter and the remaining Apostles, she recounts the beauty and mystery of her
experiences with her Son. During her last earthly days, she
helps the early Church regain their original encounter with
the Lord. Tickets are $12 and are available at
PIEROGI SALE: Blessed Sacrament CWC will be selling
frozen only pierogies for $7.00 per dozen on Tuesday,
September 15th in the upper level of Sargus Hall, from 9
-5:30. Advanced orders can be placed. Call 740-264-4207
(Barbara) or 740-264-0311 (Hall). Supply is limited.
ADULT FAITH FORMATION: The
Great Adv en tur e: Journ ey
Through the Bible with Jeff Cavins
as presenter (DVD). This series
teaches the person how to read the
Bible historically and where to place the other books of the
Bible in this historical context. Through this method we
are able to see the “whole picture” more easily.
Want to be a Girl Scout? This is a Girl Scout troop for
fourth grade and above. Please contact Clare Vosteen 740424-6501 or [email protected] for more info.
Place: Marian Room, Rosemont Ave., Steubenville
When: (1) September 15th and every other Tuesday
Time: 6:30 p.m. — 8:00 p.m.
(2) September 17th and every other Thursday
Time: 1:30 p.m. — 3:00 p.m.
Info: June Baker (740) 457-9828
Order Workbook: Ascension Press call 1- (800) 376-0520
Or visit: ascensionpress.com
This year we will not be having weekly meetings. We will
be having a trip a month.
September 11-13: whitewater Rafting Deep Creek- Council
October 16-18: Hocking Hills excursion (scenic railroad, zip
November 6-8 : Trip to Charleston Girl Scout Girl Zone
PLEASE KEEP IN YOUR PRAYERS:
Call Lil Meronof for prayer requests at 740-264-5782
(CCC 1227) “According to the Apostle Paul, the
believer enters through Baptism into communion
with Christ’s death, is buried with him, and rises
New this week: Julie Castner, Delores Michael, Daylee
*** SPECIAL INTENTION, Baby A., Baby David, Baby Madison,
Baby Michael, Barbara & Dennis D., Ben, Elizabeth, Emily, Jay,
Jeffery, Jim, John, Julia, Mike, Owen, Paula K., Rennie, Rich,
Robin, Rylee, Sam, Scott, Sue, Taylor, Teresa, Winona
…The baptized have ‘put on Christ.’
Through the Holy Spirit, Baptism is a bath that
purifies, justifies, and sanctifies.”’
Remember to pray for our newly baptized who
have entered into the Body of Christ;
A- Mieko Acconcia, Tom Andrews
B-Evelyn Bahen, Vicki Bedard, Mamie Bucci
C-Megan Campbell, Karen Canestraro, (young) Paul Carapellotti, Pam Cattrell, Rita Ciancitta, Nancy Cicone, Darrin Corrigan,
Dave Corsi, Mike Costanos, Chuck & Lisa Cowser, Hilda Cowser,
Chris Cox, Livi Crum
D-Kenny Davis (young), Douglas Day, Richard DeBias, Cheryl
DeVere, Lou & Briana DiBacco, Lou DiMattio
E-Peggy Elliott, Richard Ewing
G-Frank Giannamore Jr., Linda Giannamore, Vance Goddard,
Tony Guida, Paul Gundrum
H-James Hamilton, Say Herman, Sheldon Hess, Alicia Hines,
Mike Hornyak, Debbie Horston, Jim Huggins, Jr.
J- Ken Johnson
K-Kitty Kakasick, Laura Kane, Danny Kanfler, Kelley Kent,
Marge Koslik, Virginia Kovaleski
L-Sharon Larkin, Helena Lyons
M-Richard Maze, Joyce McClementi, Dorothy McDonough, Lisa
Mcninch-Riggs, Betty McVanna, Beth & Mike Melko, Gene
Miltko, Patsey Modin, Terrel Murray
N-John Nese, Elizabeth Noble, Tammy Nodianus
P-Dorothy Pashke, Helen Petrella, Margaret Checca Puzzole
R-Brandon Reed, Terry Richardson
S-Lil Scalise, Angelo Sciarroni, Rose Sczruba, Robert Secret,
Mickey Sellaroli, Lou Anne Sholtis, Jay Showalter, Sara Snyder,
T-Vera Talamonti, Betty Tarquinio, Patty Teramana, Eleanor
Thomas, Frank Tluckowski, Lou Torack, Lori Turner, Tim Turner
Domenica Loren Buffo
Joshua & Deidre (Cook) Buffo
May they “put on Christ, as they become
members of the church.”
FEED THE POOR: Samaritan House Food Pantry is in
need of Cereal, Oatmeal, canned vegetables, chili, pork n'
beans, tuna, fruit, spaghetti and sauce, macaroni and
cheese, and crackers. Thank you for your on-going support and prayers. If you would like to volunteer call us at
740-282-8590 or come down to Samaritan House M,T,TH,F
9:30 A.M.-3:30 P.M. We would love to have your help or
come and join us for Bible Study every day at 10:30 A.M.
In His love for the poor, Sr. Rita Clare, T.O.R.
BUS TRIP: To “Fort Ligonier Days” in Ligonier, PA on
Saturday, October 10th. Cost $60.00 leaving from Wintersville Riesbeck’s at 8:00 a.m. Call Marilyn Ford (740)264
-9131 or mail check to 200 Bryden Rd., Steubenville, OH
43952 for reservation. Entertainment & music: celtic, oldies, tribute bands, country. Craft booths, free wine tasting,
Lenox Outlet shopping, Lunch at Ligonier County Inn.
(CCC 1405) “There is no surer pledge or clearer
sign of this great hope in the new heavens and new
earth ‘in which righteousness dwells,’ than the
Eucharist. Every time this mystery is celebrated,
‘the work of our redemption is carried on’ and we
‘break the one bread that provides the medicine of
immortality, the antidote for death, and the food
that makes us live forever in Jesus Christ.’” With
this great hope we pray for our brother who has
AIM Women’s Center Hero 5K Run/Walk will be held
on Saturday, September 5th at Jim Wood Park in Steubenville. COME DRESSED AS YOUR FAVORITE SUPERHERO! The morning will include a competitive 5K Run, a
Free 1K Fun Run for kids and a 2 Mile Walk. PRIZES WILL
BE GIVEN FOR TOP FUNDRAISERS, FASTEST TIMES AND
Visit: www.crowdrise.com/AIMHERO5K today to register
or donate. Call Victoria at 740-283-3636 or 740-346-6006
for more information.
Guido T. Mangone, 80, August 20
May he enjoy the eternal banquet the Lord
has prepared for him.
Sacramental Information and registration forms are available at
parish website: triumphofthecross.org
The Week Ahead
at Triumph of the Cross
Mon - Fri
8:00 AM Rosary prayed at HR Church (also on Sat.)
Baptism: Call the Parish Office to register for a class.
Weddings: Six month preparation required. Schedule the date
with the priest.
Sun 1:00 PM Altar Server Training in HR Church
Funerals: Please schedule with the priest before publishing
dates and times.
Anointing of the Sick: Please call the Parish Office.
Communion to the Homebound – Please call the Parish Office.
Tue 8:00 AM SCRIP sold in HR Auditorium
Tue 9:00 AM Women’s Rosary Prayer Group in Marian Rm
Tue 7:00 PM CWC Meeting in HR Auditorium
Rosary prayed Monday-Saturday 8:00 a.m. Holy Rosary Church
Novena of the Blessed Virgin Mary of the Miraculous Medal at
Holy Rosary Church, Monday after the 5:15 p.m. Mass.
Wed 9:30 AM School of Communion & Liberation meets
in Marian Room
Wed 1:00 PM SCRIP sold in HR Auditorium
Wed 5:00 PM GS meets in Marian Room
Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: Chapel in
the basement of Holy Rosary Office; entrance around back (6:00
a.m. to 9:00 p.m.) For information call 740- 264-6088 or visit our
website at: www.westendadoration.com
Hour of Prayer for Priests and Vocations: 1st Thursday,
9:00 a.m. Holy Rosary Church
Thu 9:00 AM Holy Hour for Vocations in HR Church
Thu 7:00 PM RCIA meets in Marian Room
First Saturday Devotion: 8:30 a.m. Mass, 9:15 a.m. Rosary &
DVD in Marian Room
Fri 8:00 AM SCRIP sold in HR Auditorium
Soup Kitchen at HN Cathedral Undercroft
Fri 1:00 PM SCRIP sold in HR Auditorium
Contact the Parish Office at: 740-264-6177
PRAY FOR OUR PRIESTS & DEACONS
MON: Msgr. John Kolesar / Rev. Donald Frinsko, TOR
Deacon Mark Erste
Sat 9:00 AM First Saturday Cenacle in Marian Room
Sat 10:00 AM Confessions at Holy Rosary
TUE: Msgr. J. Michael Campbell / Rev. Gregory Plow, TOR
Deacon Matthew Gossett
WED: V. Rev. William Cross / Rev. David Gaydosik
Deacon Ryan Gray
Triumph of the Cross Parish
THU: Rev. H. Christopher Foxhoven / Rev. Walter Heinz
Deacon Gerald Hickey
FRI: Rev. Thomas Nau / Rev. Thomas Graves
The Most Rev. Bishop
Jeffrey M. Monforton
Please follow on Twitter
Deacon Thomas Maedke
SAT: Msgr. Gene Mullett
Deacon Lawrence Meagher
SUN: The Most Rev. Jeffrey M. Monforton, Bishop
Readings for the Week of August 30, 2015
Dt 4:1-2, 6-8/Jas 1:17-18, 21b-22, 27/Mk 7:1-8,
1 Thes 4:13-18/Lk 4:16-30
1 Thes 5:1-6, 9-11/Lk 4:31-37
Col 1:1-8/Lk 4:38-44
Col 1:9-14/Lk 5:1-11
Col 1:15-20/Lk 5:33-39
Col 1:21-23/Lk 6:1-5
Is 35:4-7a/Jas 2:1-5/Mk 7:31-37
Deacon Stephen Miletic
Collection Totals: August 22 & 23
Loose Collection: $1,399.00
Soup Kitchen: $84.50
Building Repair: $350.00
Votive Lights: $242.50
Ministry Schedule for 5 / 6 September 2015
4:00 pm at HR
Deacon Adams **
Deacon Adams **
5:30 pm at HR
8:30 am at HR
10:00 am at HR
11:30 am at HR
5:30 pm at HR
Note: * Changes are in italics. ** Indicates Ordinary Minister
Triumph of the Cross Mass Schedule for Aug 29 - Sept 6
Sat 29 4:00 PM
Pete Paisley & Tony D'Angelo by Flo & Rose
People of the Parish
Sun 30 8:30 AM
Regetta Allen by Palmina Maggi
Michael Lanaghan by Grace Auteri
Ursala Akey by Elaine Sleever
Andrew Green by Mr. & Mrs. Henry Mieczkowski
Mon 31 7:00
Tue 1 7:00
Wed 2 7:00
Thu 3 7:00
Fri 4 7:00
Gerald Clancey by Michael & Casey McDonald
Evelyn Valuska by Paul DiBiase, Sr.
Martin Dumbola by Margaret Petrella
Delores Garman by Jerry Jo Gilham
Helen Pasquarella by Jean & Vic Zrinyi
Alan Pease by Friends of Lots of Love Daycare
Brian Shannon by Willie & Karen Paul
Carole Stasiulewicz by Pat & Karol Rudy
Michael Carapellotti by Cam Cadile & Family
Jo-Katherine Nocera by Family
Bucky Argentine by Larry & Angie Fogle
Paul Tripodi by Karen Hanzel
Elizabeth Hagerty by Family
Sat 5 8:30 AM
Melba Martin by Richard & Noreen Saxon & Family
Sat 5 4:00 PM
Joseph A. Quattrone, Jr. by Ed & Shirley Punke
Dr. Anton Kilonsky by David & Cindy Szydlowski
Sun 6 8:30 AM
Eugene B. Williams by friend Marie Hayes
Michael Karpinski by mother
Leon & Mary Meronoff by Paul & Lil Meronoff
People of the Parish
Mike & Janet