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LS Social Services Food Drive August 2-3

July 25, 2014

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It’s time to shop for the monthly food drive for Lee’s Summit Social Services. The collection will be next weekend, August 2-3. Items needed for the August collection: Corn Muffin Mix Pudding/gelatin mixes Dry Beans Rice Brown paper or plastic grocery bags are also needed. Please put donations in the blue bins at the south…

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Parish News This Week!

July 25, 2014

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In this week’s bulletin:  register a team for the Heavenly Scent BBQ Contest or show off your wheels in the Ribs & Rods Car Show on Saturday, August 23; save the date for the Parish Visioning Townhall Meetings in September; Respect Life Planning Meeting and more! July 27, 2014 Bulletin

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Thoughts From Fr. Tom

July 25, 2014

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The Gospel this weekend continues with Jesus using various parables that reveal images for the kingdom of heaven. We hear that the kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field…like a merchant searching for fine pearls…like a net thrown into the sea, which collects fish of every kind. These parables stress the…

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Ribs, Rods, Heavenly BBQ and More!

July 23, 2014

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Save the Date for Presentation’s weekend of Ribs, Rods, Heavenly BBQ on Saturday, August 23, 2014! The weekend features the Second Annual “Ribs & Rods” Car Show. A fourth category has been added this year to include motorcyles! For registration information click on the flyer below: Ribs & Rods Flyer 2014 All Grillmasters are invited…

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Summer Movie Nights Continue July 29

July 23, 2014

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Our first Summer Movie Night was a huge success! Join us for our second and final movie “John XXIII” on Tuesday, July 29 at 7:00pm in the Mulligan Room. No reservations needed except for childcare. Popcorn provided! Contact Mary Pat: mstorms@olpls.org      

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Thoughts From Fr. Tom

July 18, 2014

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In the Gospel today, Jesus continues to tell stories that reveal something about the mystery of the kingdom of heaven. He uses familiar images: the kingdom of heaven may be likened to a man who sowed good seed in his field…the kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed…the kingdom of heaven is like yeast….

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Parish News This Week!

July 18, 2014

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In this week’s bulletin: Summer Movie Nights in July; Save the Date: August 23 for the Ribs & Rods Car Show and Heavenly Scent BBQ Contest; Liturgical Minister training coming up…and more! July 20, 2014 Bulletin

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Parish News This Week!

July 11, 2014

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In this week’s bulletin: Visioning Survey deadline is July 14th; Senior Saint Picnic photo recap; Ribs & Rods Car Show and Heavenly Scent BBQ Team entries; Summer Movie Nights and more! July 13, 2014 Bulletin  

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Thoughts From Fr. Tom

July 11, 2014

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Today’s Gospel is the familiar parable of the Sower and the Seed. As Jesus explains the parable, the seed that falls on the path, rocky ground, and among thorns, bears no fruit. Only the seed that falls on rich soil bears fruit. This seed represents the one who hears the word and understands it, who…

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Thoughts From Fr. Tom

July 7, 2014

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This weekend we celebrate the Fourteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time. Even though we have officially been in Ordinary Time the past 3 weekends, there have been special Feasts that have taken precedence. In Ordinary Time, we don’t focus on any particular aspect of Christ’s life but we hear in the scriptures about his mission and…

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Parish News This Week!

July 5, 2014

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Inside this week’s bulletin: Parish Visioning Survey 2014; Back to School Giving Baskets; Save the Date for the 2014 Ribs & Rods Car Show and the Heavenly Scent BBQ Contest…and more! July 6, 2014 Bulletin    

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Thoughts From Fr. Tom

June 27, 2014

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Every year on June 29 the church celebrates the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul, Apostles. This year the feast falls on a Sunday so it takes precedence over the Sunday in Ordinary Time. This prominence reflects the influence Peter and Paul have had on the universal church. Next to Jesus, no other historical figures…

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Parish News This Week!

June 27, 2014

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June 29, 2014 Bulletin

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Parish News This Week!

June 20, 2014

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June 22, 2014 Bulletin

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Thoughts From Fr. Tom

June 20, 2014

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Today we celebrate the Feast of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, often referred to as Corpus Christi. As we hear Jesus say in the Gospel: I am the living bread that came down from heaven; whoever eats this bread will live forever. This feast reminds us of the powerful gift of Christ’s…

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