St. Aloysius Catholic Church
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Are you new to St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Bowling Green, Ohio? Have you just moved to BG, passing through town on vacation or visiting friends or family? No matter the reason you are welcome here at St. Aloysius.
News and Current Events
Men’s ACTS Retreat
Nov. 7-10, 2019
Our Lady of the Pines Retreat Center in Fremont
The retreat team members will be recruiting men to attend the retreat, so please be open to their sincere invitations. Please contact John Heffernan at 419-349-4274 or Mike Ginnetti in the parish office of you have any questions about the retreat.
Meijer Simply Give Program
St. Al’s Food Pantry is partnering with Meijer in BG again for the Simply Give Program. The program runs from Aug. 18-Sept. 13. Donation cards are at the entrances of the church, in the parish and school offices and at the BG Meijer. Double match days are Aug. 30 and Sept. 13. Meijer will match all donations on those two days. If you give $10, Meijer will give an additional $20 to the program, resulting in a total $30 donation. More details about the program on the bulletin insert.
Preschool Tuition Grant
St. Aloysius Preschool has two state grants that provide free tuition for families that qualify. If your family income is 200 percent of the poverty level or less and you have a 4-year-old, contact the preschool by email or phone to sign up for this great opportunity! This flier answers Frequently Asked Questions.
RCIA Class Starting Soon
Curious about the Catholic Faith or know someone who is? The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults class that will be starting Sept. 15 is for you! Presentations, videos, and interactive learning will teach you more about the Trinity, the Bible, the Sacraments, and Catholic theology on morality. Please contact Janilyn Dennis, RCIA director, for more information.
New Diocesan Magazine
“Graceful Living,” the new diocesan magazine is here! Magazines were mailed to 39,000 parishioners throughout the Diocese of Toledo. The magazine is also available online. Read about are own parish featured in a story about Michael Tylinski, who has created custom sound and audiovisual systems for several parishes.
YOUTH GROUP NOW ON THURSDAYS
EPIC Gathering is St. Al’s high school youth group. The group will now meet twice a month on Thursday evenings.
Middle school students and parents…SAVE THE DATE and make plans to attend this not-to-miss event!! The date is Sunday Oct. 13 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Stroh Center at BGSU.
Holy Fire is a national Catholic one-day faith experience for middle school youth, developed in collaboration with a host diocese and nearby regions. Its mission is to ignite the hearts of young people with the love of Christ and to inspire them to live as disciples of Jesus Christ in the world. More information on the Holy Fire Great Lakes website.