Entries by Mandy Kumler

Together We Can Update

Last year our parish began a journey to eliminate our $2,000,000 debt. The plan was to eliminate this debt over a three year period of time. Just one year later we are halfway there! Thanks to the kindness and generosity of so many, we have now paid over $1,000,000 of our parish debt. That is […]

St. Aloysius School 2019-20 Enrollment

Applications for the 2019-2020 school year are online.  What better gift to give your child than the gift of a Catholic education. Tour and shadow options are always available by calling the school office at 241-8516 or emailing schooloffice@staloysiuspwv.org.  Starting Kindergarten? Save the date for our first round of kindergarten readiness tests the week of […]

Christmas Mass Schedule

We hope you plan to join us this Christmas to help celebrate the birth of Jesus.  The Mass times are as follows: Dec. 24, Christmas Eve: Masses at 5 and 8pm (Note:  The 5pm Mass is typically our fullest Christmas Mass.  The children’s choir sings at this Mass and many families attend. ) Dec. 25, […]

Cocoa With Santa

The annual event Breakfast with Santa has a new look this year. Don’t worry, Santa will still be there. Rather than having a big breakfast, we will be having cookies and hot coco. After all that is Santa’s favorite snack! The event will be on December 9th in the cafeteria. It begins at 9am (right […]

Mark Your Calendars: Night At The Races

Our 4th Annual St. Aloysius Night at the Races is scheduled for Saturday, November 3rd!   Doors open at 6:00 pm – with the first race kicking off around 6:30 pm.   The night consists of a series of mock horse races on wooden horses.  Dice are rolled to determine how many spots horses move along […]

On-Line Giving Made Easier

We are transitioning vendors to make on-line giving more convenient.  We believe that it is time to make it easier for every one to support our parish and its ministries. We have partnered with Faith Direct, to read more about their services click here. If you are already giving via the older system click here […]

Sunday Nursery, 11am Mass

St. Aloysius is happy to offer child care for children who are steady crawlers – 3 years old during the 11:00 Mass on Sundays.  Child care will begin on Sept. 9th this year and will follow the PREP schedule. Please enter through the back entrance of the school near the playground. We are looking for […]

What is RCIA, and who is it for?

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, which is better known as RCIA, is a process designed for three different groups of people: (1) adults (age 7 and older) who are not baptized and would like to join the Catholic Church, (2) adults who were baptized as children into the Catholic faith, but who have […]

PREP to begin August 26

PREP is for students in grades 1-8 that attend public school.  PREP prepares children for Sacraments and fosters faith development for children and their families.  Classes are held on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:45.  This year classes begin August 26th. Be sure to register early for class placement and so we may purchase textbooks and supplies […]

High School Religious Education Classes!

This year the High School Religious Ed. Classes will be taught by a team of dedicated catechists. The classes will meet 2 Sundays a month during PREP, 9:30-10:45am, in the extra 6th grade classroom. We are hoping that having the classes at this time will better accommodate busy family calendars, especially if you have younger […]