ODESSA — St. Mary’s Central Catholic School is currently looking for a 3rd grade teacher. The candidate must hold a valid teaching license and at least a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education, preferably with a specialization in Math and Science. Please call the school for more information 432.337.6052.
Soldiers of Christ Men’s Conference
MIDLAND — The West Texas Catholic Men’s Organization welcomes Jesse Romero and Robert Rogers to the inaugural Soldiers of Christ Men’s Conference, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (Registration begins at 8 a.m.), Saturday, October 6, at St. Stephen’s Church in Midland. Early Registration is $25. Registration at the door on the day of the event, $35. A continental breakfast and lunch is included in the price of the registration.
For more information, visit www.wtxmen.com or call: Tommy Flores, 432.349.2236 or Rey Sanchez, 432.260.7776.
Cathedral pilgrimage to Italy
SAN ANGELO — The Cathedral will sponsor its annual pilgrimage to Italy from January 2-11, 2013, led by Msgr. Voity. Pilgrims will be spending time in Assisi, Florence, Pisa, Rome and the Vatican. The group will also participate in an audience with Pope Benedict XVI. Space is limited and some departures are available out of Midland. Reservations are first-come, first-served. For more information, call the Cathedral Offices at 658-6567.
Holy Angels tour of Ireland
SAN ANGELO — Holy Angels is hosting a 10 day "Treasures of Ireland" tour from July 8-17, 2013. Cities visited will include: Dublin, Glendalough, Cobh, Kinsale, Cork, Kenmare, Adare, Limerick, Connemara and Galway. Travel the Ring of Kerry! See St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trinity College, the Book of Kells, the Rock of Cashel, the Blarney Stone, the Cliffs of Moher, Kylemore Abbey, and Castles! For more information, call Lori Hines at 325-942-8192. If you would like a brochure emailed to you, send a request to email@example.com.
SEAS pilgrimage to Italy
ODESSA — Join the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Choir and Parish on a ten-day pilgrimage to Majestic Italy, March 5-14, 2013. Attend various sung liturgies, including the Solemn Mass at the Altar of the Chair of St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City, and the opportunity to sing for the Holy Father during his weekly general audience.
In addition to singing and celebrating Mass at the Basilica of St. Mark in Venice and the Basilica of St. Francis in Assisi, the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Choir will also perform a formal, public concert at the Church of St. Ignatius for the City of Rome. Besides offering unique liturgical and musical opportunities, this pilgrimage will take us to the sacred sites of our Catholic faith, including the Sistine Chapel, and to pray at the tomb of Blessed John Paul II, in St. Sebastian’s Chapel. We will also take in the historic venues of Rome, including the Coliseum and the Roman Forum. Visiting Venice, Padua, Florence, Livorno and Assisi will certainly round out what promises to be a spiritually rewarding and altogether unforgettable experience.
The package cost is $3,195.00 plus taxes and fuel surcharges.For more information or to obtain a brochure, contact Christopher Wilcox at 432-367-4657 or seasmusicodessa@ gmail.com, or Peter’s Way Tours at 1-800-225-7662.
Harvest of Hope, Peace and Joy
FORT WORTH — Catholic Divorce Ministry (CDM) presents Harvest of Hope, Peace, and Joy, its International Conference and Leadership Seminars; open to all who have experienced divorce or loss of a relationship and those who minister to them.
Learn to laugh with friends and peers as you journey toward wholeness, healing, growth, wisdom and peace! With a focus on spirituality, this conference offers knowledgeable speakers and variety of topics plus a rich array of activities, workshops, and people who understand that God never abandons us. International Conference and Leadership Seminars at Diocese of Fort Worth — Campus of St. Ann Catholic Church, 100 SW Alsbury Blvd., Burleson, TX 76028, October 4–6, 2012.
The 2012 theme is Harvest of Hope, Peace, and Joy! Keynote speaker will be Bishop Kevin Vann, JCD, DD. He was ordained and installed as the third bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth TX in July 2005 and has served as the US Conference of Catholic Bishop Episcopal Liaison to Catholic Divorce Ministry since May 2010.
The entire CDM Board of Directors is committed to offering an affordable, valuable, and memorable experience. We hope we can count on your commitment to join us!
Conference details and registration information is available at www.nacsdc.org.
The Angelus publishes the execution dates of Texas offenders on death row each month so that the faithful in the Diocese of San Angelo can pray for them. The following offenders face upcoming execution dates. Please pray for them as well as the victims, families and all who are affected by violence:
Offender/Scheduled Execution Day
Marcus Druery / August 1
Ramon Hernandez / November 14