THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT – December 17, 2017 – ADVENT HARMADIK VASÁRNAPJA
VÁLASZOS ZSOLTÁR: Lelkem ujjongva hirdeti * Istenemnek dicsőségét.
RESPONSORIAL PSALM: My soul rejoices in my God.
THIS SUNDAY’S MASS: Ferenc and Ilona Kabdebo, by Strada Family
MASS INTENTIONS FOR THE COMING WEEK:
|December||18||Monday||9:00 AM||No Mass|
|December||20||Wednesday||9:00 AM||For István Profusz, by Family|
|December||22||Friday||9:00 AM||For Andrew Darula, by Family|
|December||23||Saturday||5:00 PM||For János Molnár, by Family|
|For Rozália Dexler Horváth by Krisztina O’Reilly
Christmas Eve Holy Mass for the parishioners
ANYONE WISHING TO RECEIVE THE SACRAMENT OF BAPTISM OR CONFIRMATION, please contact the Rectory as soon as possible.
CONFESSIONS before each Mass and by appointment.
PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK: Mary Nemeth, Bev Kimar, Fred Glunz, Anna Padar, Maria Mueller, John Kőrössy.
WARMEST WELCOME TO FATHER RICHARD BONA and sincere thank you for coming today to our church to help us prepare spiritually for Christmas. After Mass, all are invited to hall downstairs for a humble AGAPÉ and conversation.
MASS SCHEDULE FOR THE CHRISTMAS PERIOD:
December 24, Christmas Eve concert at 10:30pm, Mass at 11pm.
December 25, Christmas Day, Mass at 11AM
December 26, Feast of St. Stephen, first martyr, Mass at 9AM.
December 31, Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph, Sunday, Mass at 11AM
December 31, New Years Eve, Mass at 7PM
January 1, 2018, Solemnity of Mary, Holy Mother of God, Mass at 11AM.
January 7, 2018, The Epiphany of Our Lord, Mass at 11AM.
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT ST. EMERIC’S: As indicated earlier, we will be bidding farewell to the old year and welcoming the new in our church hall December 31, after the 7PM Mass. Dinner menu: Appetizers (cold) including potato salad, vegetable salad, stuffed eggs, and meatballs, followed by main menu of Pork roast in the Bakonyi mode with mashed potatoes and cod fillets in lemon sauce with rice. Dessert tiramisu. After midnight lentils and wieners. The price includes an aperitif drink and champagne. You may bring own drinks. Cost is $50. for adults, $25. for students and free for children under 10. Children are welcome. Music by DJ Laszlo Bohar. During the evening and included in the admission price, there will be drawing for cash prizes. Reservations must be made by December 27 by calling Ildiko Peller 440-892-9860 or Marika Zsula: 216-676-5863.
On Sunday, December 31, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. the First Hungarian Reformed Church of Walton Hills will hold the Year End Service and at 7.00 p.m the New Year’s Eve Party.
The menu is: Appetizer, Temesvári Pork Roast with mashed potatoes, Beef Paprikas with dumplings, Dessert. After midnight: bean soup, lencsefőzelék, (lentil), virsli, (sausage).
Music by Hegedeos Band
Special raffle before midnight. First prize: LED TV. Second prize: Laptop. Third prize: Tablet. And many more great prizes!
The ticket price is $48 before December 15th, and $50 after December 15th for adults and $12 for children, ages 10-16 years. Party of 8 or more people $45 each before December 15th.
Please make your reservation via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 440-786-7272. Please leave a message, in English or in Hungarian, and we will call you back. All are welcome!
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