THE BAPTISM OF THE LORD – January 10, 2021

RESPONSORIAL PSALM: The Lord will bless his people with peace.

TODAY’S MASS INTENTION: István Habony, by Megyimóri Family

MASS INTENTIONS FOR THE COMING WEEK:

January 11 Monday 9:00 AM For the Parishioners of St. Emeric and St. Elizabeth
January 12 Tuesday 9:00 AM Kenneth Bond (special intention)
January 13 Wednesday 9:00 AM Victoria Yaczo, by Eva Szabo
January 14 Thursday 9:00 AM István Prófusz, by Jolán Prófusz
January 15 Friday 9:00 AM Dr. Andrew Balunek, by brother George Balunek
January 16 Saturday 5:00 PM † Attila Nemeth, by Kézdi & Polomsky Families
January 17 Sunday 11:15 AM János Molnár, by Molnár Family

FROM THE DESK OF FR. BONA: On December 8, Pope Francis announced through his apostolic letter Patris corde (With a Father’s Heart) a year of Saint Joseph. It was 150 years ago that Blessed Pope Pius IX declared Saint Joseph to be the Patron of the Universal Church. The year, which runs from December 8, 2020 to December 8, 2021, is to celebrate and help us meditate on the example of Saint Joseph. In addition to the papal document proclaiming the Year of St. Joseph, the Apostolic Penitentiary also issued a decree setting out the conditions for obtaining indulgences connected to the Year of Saint Joseph. I will write more on this and the year of Saint Joseph in the future issues of our bulletin. God bless! Fr. Bona

JANUARY 1, 2021 COLLECTION: Offering: $965. Donations in loving memory of John Gereby: $25 by Tamás and Valéria Rátoni-Nagy. Special donation: $100.00 by Fr. David Misbrener.

LAST WEEKEND’S COLLECTION: Sunday Offering: $1,782. Maintenance donation: $100.00 by Anonymous.

DEAR PARISHIONERS! PLEASE PICK UP YOUR 2021 YEAR DONATION ENVELOPES IN THE SUNDAY OFFICE. Thank you for your generosity in supporting the parish throughout the year. If there are any address changes, please notify us. Thank you for remembering your church’s needs in these difficult times and by sending in your offertory donation when not in attendance at Mass either by mail or on our website using a credit card or the PayPal option: https://stemeric.com/donations/

BLESSING OF HOMES: If you wish to have your home blessed, a tradition at this time of the year, please let me know by contacting me in person or calling the Rectory.

DOUGHNUT SALE – Ladies of the Altar Guild are baking the traditional Hungarian doughnuts – FÁNK- for sale. Please order your doughnuts by January 19th by calling one of the ladies listed below. Cost is $13 a dozen and can be picked up Saturday, January 23 (3-5PM) and on Sunday before or after the 11:15 AM Mass. To place your order, please call one of the ladies: Marika Zsula 216-676-5863 or Mária Mészáros 440-331-0391.

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE SICK, especially Bev Kimar, Béla Tarmann, Rose Dudevszky, Teréz Kalász, Madeleine B. Smith, Gerő Kondray.

PLEASE PRAY FOR THE DECEASED, as always.

THE COVID 19 DIRECTIVES are still in effect.

THIS SUNDAY the 11:15 AM Mass (St. Emeric) is livestreamed at https://www.facebook.com/saintemeric/ and on our website, https://stemeric.com/

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