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Mary, Mother of Hope

124 N Beaver St
New Castle, PA 16101
724-658-2564
Office Hours:
8:30am-4:00pm Mon-Fri
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Announcements

 

2017 Mass Intention
Directions & Forms
Instructions
Mary, Mother of Hope
St. Joseph
St. Vincent de Paul
St. Vitus


Parish Angel Trees
Please return your gifts
by the weekend of Dec 10th & 11th


On Mission for the
Church Alive
Consultation Session Packets & Feedback
Now Available online

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Adorers Needed
(Details)


Monthly Take-Out
Dinner
St. Camillus Parish
Cavatelli Dinner December 14

(Details)


Upcoming Advent Program
December 18

(Details)


Advent Penance Services Schedule
Dec 6 thru Dec 22
(Details)


Yankee Candle Sale
at St. Vitus School
Will continue throughout the year!
(Details and Start Shopping)

 

St Joseph the Worker

1111 S Cascade St
New Castle, PA 16101
724-658-1683
Office Hours:
8:30am-4:00pm Mon-Fri
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St Vincent de Paul Parish

1 Lucymont Dr
New Castle, PA 16102
724-652-5829
Office Hours:
8:30am-1:30pm Mon-Thu
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St Vitus Parish

910 S Mercer St
New Castle, PA 16101
724-652-3422
Office Hours:
8:30am-4:00pm Mon-Fri
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St. Vitus School

915 S Jefferson St
New Castle, PA 16101
724-654-9297
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St. Vitus Gift Shop

12 Maitland St. (Parking corner of Maitland St. and Jefferson St.)
Mon Noon to 6:00pm;
Tue & Thu 10:00am to 5:00pm;
Sun 10:00am to Noon
724-654-4426
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           Upcoming Events:

(7 day look-ahead - click on date for details)
                          
Dec 10

Pilgrimage to Mexico: Our Lady of Guadalupe - St. Francis Cabrini Parish - December 8th - 13th

All Day

Pilgrimage to Mexico: Our Lady of Guadalupe - St. Francis Cabrini Parish - December 8th - 13th
Time: All Day
   
Dec 10

Parish Angel Tree Gifts/Envelopes due by December 10th & 11th

All Day

Parish Angel Tree Gifts/Envelopes due by December 10th & 11th
Time: All Day
    Parish Angel Trees Mary, Mother of Hope Parish The parish will once again work with Catholic Charities to help...
Dec 10

St. Vitus Catholic School Christmas Musical 'Believe' - 7:00pm

Saturday, 7:00 PM

St. Vitus Catholic School Christmas Musical 'Believe' - 7:00pm
Time: Saturday, 7:00 PM
    St. Vitus Catholic School Christmas Musical “Believe” Friday, December 9th and Saturday, December 10th 7:00 PM...
Dec 11

Pilgrimage to Mexico: Our Lady of Guadalupe - St. Francis Cabrini Parish - December 8th - 13th

All Day

Pilgrimage to Mexico: Our Lady of Guadalupe - St. Francis Cabrini Parish - December 8th - 13th
Time: All Day
   
Dec 11

Parish Angel Tree Gifts/Envelopes due by December 10th & 11th

All Day

Parish Angel Tree Gifts/Envelopes due by December 10th & 11th
Time: All Day
    Parish Angel Trees Mary, Mother of Hope Parish The parish will once again work with Catholic Charities to help...
Dec 11

Christmas Flower Offering Donations Due by December 11th

All Day

Christmas Flower Offering Donations Due by December 11th
Time: All Day
    Christmas Flower Offering Donations made In Memory Of or In Honor Of a loved one will be published in a bulletin insert at...
Dec 11

St. Joseph the Worker Mary Martha Guild: Christmas Cookie Sale - St. Joseph the Worker Church after 9:30am Mass

Sunday, 9:30 AM

St. Joseph the Worker Mary Martha Guild: Christmas Cookie Sale - St. Joseph the Worker Church after 9:30am Mass
Time: Sunday, 9:30 AM
    St. Joseph the Worker Mary Martha Guild Mary Martha Guild Christmas Cookie Sale Sunday, December 11th after the 9:30 AM Mass $8...
Dec 11

St. Vitus Gift Shop - 12 Maitland St. - Sundays - 10:00am to Noon

Sunday, 10:00 AM

St. Vitus Gift Shop - 12 Maitland St. - Sundays - 10:00am to Noon
Time: Sunday, 10:00 AM
  No Description Available
Dec 11

St. Vitus CCD K-6 - St. Vitus - 10:00am to 11:15am

Sunday, 10:00 AM

St. Vitus CCD K-6 - St. Vitus - 10:00am to 11:15am
Time: Sunday, 10:00 AM
  No Description Available
Dec 11

Villa Maria Nativity Display - Villa Maria Community Center - Noon to 5:00pm

Sunday, 12:00 PM

Villa Maria Nativity Display - Villa Maria Community Center - Noon to 5:00pm
Time: Sunday, 12:00 PM
    Villa Maria Nativity Display Noon to 5:00 PM Sunday, December 11th Villa Maria Community Center Villa Maria, PA For...
Dec 11

Christmas Pageant - St. Vincent de Paul - 2:00pm

Sunday, 2:00 PM

Christmas Pageant - St. Vincent de Paul - 2:00pm
Time: Sunday, 2:00 PM
    Christmas Pageant at St. Vincent de Paul Parish Sunday, December 11th 2:00 PM Children and Teens from the four City parishes...
Dec 12

Pilgrimage to Mexico: Our Lady of Guadalupe - St. Francis Cabrini Parish - December 8th - 13th

All Day

Pilgrimage to Mexico: Our Lady of Guadalupe - St. Francis Cabrini Parish - December 8th - 13th
Time: All Day
   
Dec 12

Monthly Take-Out Dinner: Cavatelli Dinner - Order Deadline - St. Camillus - 3:00pm to 6:30pm

All Day

Monthly Take-Out Dinner: Cavatelli Dinner - Order Deadline - St. Camillus - 3:00pm to 6:30pm
Time: All Day
    Dinner Includes: Cavatelli with 2 meatballs Salad Bread and Butter Dessert Adults $9 and Children $5 Order by...
Dec 12

Young Volunteers needed for: Live Nativity and Feast of the Epiphany

All Day

Young Volunteers needed for: Live Nativity and Feast of the Epiphany
Time: All Day
    Experience the True Meaning of Christmas Young Volunteers are needed for: a Live Nativity featuring Animals from Living Treasures...
Dec 12

St. Vitus Gift Shop - 12 Maitland St. - Mondays - Noon to 6:00pm

Monday, 12:00 PM

St. Vitus Gift Shop - 12 Maitland St. - Mondays - Noon to 6:00pm
Time: Monday, 12:00 PM
  No Description Available
Dec 12

Catholic Moral Teaching on End of Life Care - Holy Redeemer School Gym - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Monday, 7:00 PM

Catholic Moral Teaching on End of Life Care - Holy Redeemer School Gym - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Time: Monday, 7:00 PM
Location: Holy Redeemer School Gym - 311 Lawrence Ave. Ellwood City PA
    Catholic Moral Teaching on End of Life Care The end of life presents challenges. It is often necessary to make difficult...
Dec 13

Pilgrimage to Mexico: Our Lady of Guadalupe - St. Francis Cabrini Parish - December 8th - 13th

All Day

Pilgrimage to Mexico: Our Lady of Guadalupe - St. Francis Cabrini Parish - December 8th - 13th
Time: All Day
   
Dec 13

St. Vitus Gift Shop - 12 Maitland St. - Tuesdays - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Tuesday, 10:00 AM

St. Vitus Gift Shop - 12 Maitland St. - Tuesdays - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Time: Tuesday, 10:00 AM
  No Description Available
Dec 13

Advent Penance Services: St. Vincent de Paul Parish - 7:00pm

Tuesday, 7:00 PM

Advent Penance Services: St. Vincent de Paul Parish - 7:00pm
Time: Tuesday, 7:00 PM
  No Description Available
Dec 13

St. Vitus Ladies Guild - Last meeting of the year - 7:00pm

Tuesday, 7:00 PM

St. Vitus Ladies Guild - Last meeting of the year - 7:00pm
Time: Tuesday, 7:00 PM
  No Description Available
Dec 14

500 Card Club - MMOH Marian Room - 1:00pm

Wednesday, 1:00 PM

500 Card Club - MMOH Marian Room - 1:00pm
Time: Wednesday, 1:00 PM
Location: Mary, Mother of Hope Marian Room
  No Description Available
Dec 14

Monthly Take-Out Dinner: Cavatelli Dinner Pickup - St. Camillus - 3:00pm to 6:30pm

Wednesday, 3:00 PM

Monthly Take-Out Dinner: Cavatelli Dinner Pickup - St. Camillus - 3:00pm to 6:30pm
Time: Wednesday, 3:00 PM
    Dinner Includes: Cavatelli with 2 meatballs Salad Bread and Butter Dessert Adults $9 and Children $5 Order by...
Dec 14

Advent Penance Services: Mary, Mother of Hope Parish - 7:00pm

Wednesday, 7:00 PM

Advent Penance Services: Mary, Mother of Hope Parish - 7:00pm
Time: Wednesday, 7:00 PM
  No Description Available
Dec 14

St. Vitus Choir Rehearsals - St. Vitus - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Wednesday, 7:00 PM

St. Vitus Choir Rehearsals - St. Vitus - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Time: Wednesday, 7:00 PM
    For questions about joining the St. Vitus choir please contact Marcia Miot at 724-652-8234.    
Dec 14

St. Vincent de Paul Choir Rehearsal - St. Vincent de Paul church - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Wednesday, 7:00 PM

St. Vincent de Paul Choir Rehearsal - St. Vincent de Paul church - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Time: Wednesday, 7:00 PM
    St. Vincent de Paul Choir Rehearsals Resume Wednesdays from 7:00 PM—8:00 PM in St. Vincent de Paul Church. Those...
Dec 14

Knights of Columbus Council #512 Members Meeting - Mary, Mother of Hope Basement - 7:30pm (Second Wednesday)

Wednesday, 7:30 PM

Knights of Columbus Council #512 Members Meeting - Mary, Mother of Hope Basement - 7:30pm (Second Wednesday)
Time: Wednesday, 7:30 PM
Location: MMOH church basement
  No Description Available
Dec 15

St. Vitus Gift Shop - 12 Maitland St. - Thursdays - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Thursday, 10:00 AM

St. Vitus Gift Shop - 12 Maitland St. - Thursdays - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Time: Thursday, 10:00 AM
  No Description Available
Dec 15

Mary, Mother of Hope Thursday Night BINGO- (Kitchen Opens at 5:00 PM; Early Bird Bingo @ 6:30 PM; Regular Bingo @ 7:00 PM)

Thursday, 6:30 PM

Mary, Mother of Hope Thursday Night BINGO- (Kitchen Opens at 5:00 PM; Early Bird Bingo @ 6:30 PM; Regular Bingo @ 7:00 PM)
Time: Thursday, 6:30 PM
        
Dec 15

Lawrence County Theology On Tap - Four Brothers Urban Bistro - 7:00pm to 9:30pm

Thursday, 7:00 PM

Lawrence County Theology On Tap - Four Brothers Urban Bistro - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Time: Thursday, 7:00 PM
    Men and Women, Twenty-Somethings & Thirty-Somethings Tap Into Something More! Lawrence County Theology On Tap Thursday,...
Dec 15

Mary, Mother of Hope Choir & St. Joseph the Worker Choir Rehearsals - St. Joe's Choir Loft - 7:00pm

Thursday, 7:00 PM

Mary, Mother of Hope Choir & St. Joseph the Worker Choir Rehearsals - St. Joe's Choir Loft - 7:00pm
Time: Thursday, 7:00 PM
    Mary, Mother of Hope Choir & St. Joseph the Worker Choir Rehearsals will begin on September 15th at 7:00 PM in the St....
Dec 16

Christmas Discernment Retreat - Gilmary Retreat Center - 12/16 at 7pm to 12/18 at 11am

Friday, 7:00 PM

Christmas Discernment Retreat - Gilmary Retreat Center - 12/16 at 7pm to 12/18 at 11am
Time: Friday, 7:00 PM
    Christmas Discernment Retreat: Fr. Joe Freedy and Fr. Mike Ackerman, along with Fr. Brian Welding and Fr. Brian Noel will lead a...
Dec 17

Christmas Discernment Retreat - Gilmary Retreat Center - 12/16 at 7pm to 12/18 at 11am

Friday, 7:00 PM

Christmas Discernment Retreat - Gilmary Retreat Center - 12/16 at 7pm to 12/18 at 11am
Time: Friday, 7:00 PM
    Christmas Discernment Retreat: Fr. Joe Freedy and Fr. Mike Ackerman, along with Fr. Brian Welding and Fr. Brian Noel will lead a...
Dec 17

Holiday Sauce & Meatball Sale - St. Vitus School Kitchen - After St. Vitus Masses

All Day

Holiday Sauce & Meatball Sale - St. Vitus School Kitchen - After St. Vitus Masses
Time: All Day
    Get Your Holiday Sauce & Meatballs from the St. Vitus School Kitchen! Make Your Christmas Cooking Easier! Sauce:...
Dec 17

Free Showing of: It's A Wonderful Life - Westgate Cinemas - 8:30am to 11:00am

Saturday, 8:30 AM

Free Showing of: It's A Wonderful Life - Westgate Cinemas - 8:30am to 11:00am
Time: Saturday, 8:30 AM
    It’s a Wonderful Life Saturday, December 17th 8:30 AM—11:00 AM Westgate Cinemas 2000 W. State Street ...
Dec 18

Christmas Discernment Retreat - Gilmary Retreat Center - 12/16 at 7pm to 12/18 at 11am

Friday, 7:00 PM

Christmas Discernment Retreat - Gilmary Retreat Center - 12/16 at 7pm to 12/18 at 11am
Time: Friday, 7:00 PM
    Christmas Discernment Retreat: Fr. Joe Freedy and Fr. Mike Ackerman, along with Fr. Brian Welding and Fr. Brian Noel will lead a...
Dec 18

Holiday Sauce & Meatball Sale - St. Vitus School Kitchen - After St. Vitus Masses

All Day

Holiday Sauce & Meatball Sale - St. Vitus School Kitchen - After St. Vitus Masses
Time: All Day
    Get Your Holiday Sauce & Meatballs from the St. Vitus School Kitchen! Make Your Christmas Cooking Easier! Sauce:...

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bulletins

Submission to the bulletin should be sent to Susan Dexter at 4ncparishes@comcast.net; faxed to 724-658-9024, or mailed to 124 N. Beaver St., New Castle, PA 16101.  Bulletin deadline is Fridays at 12:00pm 10 days before the Sunday on which you wish the article to appear.


On Mission for the
Church Alive!

Due to the On Mission for the Church Alive! section growing so quickly, and will continue to grow over the coming months, it has been moved to its own page.  
Click on the Red 'On Mission for the Church Alive!' Button above or Here to view.
 


Parish Share Goals

Mary, Mother of Hope: 
2016 goal: $75,827
Over Goal :
$1,422
St. Joseph the Worker:
2016 goal: $59,988
To Reach Goal : $28,504
St. Vincent de Paul:
2016 goal: $45,227
To Reach Goal : $7,992
St. Vitus: 
2016 goal: $125,263
To Reach Goal : $65,835

2014 and 2015  Parish Share
Final Numbers


Masses

Mary, Mother of Hope - Weekday, Wed & Fri 7:00am; Sunday, 8:00am & 11:30am
St. Joseph the Worker - Weekday, Mon 6:00pm, Tue 7:00am; Sunday, 9:30am
St. Vincent de Paul  - Weekday, Tue, Thu, 8:00am; Saturday, 6:00pm; Sunday, 10:00am 
St. Vitus - Weekday, M-W-F 8:00am; Saturday, 4:00pm; Sunday, 7:00am & 9:00am 


Traveling? Looking for a Mass?
Visit www.masstimes.org


Confession

Mary, Mother of Hope - Sunday 10:45-11:15am
St. Joseph the Worker -Monday 5:15-5:45pm
St. Vincent de Paul - Saturday 5:00-5:30pm   
St. Vitus - Saturday, 11:30am-12:30pm 
Christ the King - Thursday,after 8:30am Mass at St. Lawrence Church
St. James - Tuesday, after 8:30am Mass
NoteFor both Christ the King and St. James, from 3:00 to 3:30 pm prior to the 4:00 pm Mass on Saturday (in whatever church Mass is held)


Links
 


 

Father Frank's Blog

 

On Mission for the Church Alive!
 

Diocese of Pittsburgh

 

Vatican's Jubilee of Mercy
 

Pennsylvania Catholic Conference 

 

Pittsburgh Priests

 

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

 

Vatican 

 

Young Adult Ministry  (Pittsburgh)


 

The Adoration Chapel in the Religious Building on North Beaver Street (across from St. Mary's Church) is open for adoration and prayer.  Anyone wishing to visit may come between dawn and dusk. Those wishing to sign up for one hour per week may do so by calling Vickie at 724-652-5829 x 8. 

Adoration Chapel Hours:

  • Open Sundays at 1:00 PM until Mondays at 4:00 PM
  • Closed Mondays 4:00 PM until
    7:00 PM (CCD)
  • Open Mondays at 7:00 PM until Saturdays at 2:00 PM
  • Closed Saturdays at 2:00 PM until Sundays at 1:00 PM

Those interested in becoming Adorers may do so by calling
Vickie at 724-652-5829 x 8