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St. Benedict's Finance Council Announces New Chair - Eric Lustig

Posted by Peggy Ries

At the November 13, 2015, Finance Council meeting Eric Lustig was named the new chair of St. Benedict's Finance Council.  Doug Burrer remains on the Pastoral Council as Chair Emeritus. 

Welcome Eric. And, thank you for your service to St. Benedict's.

Coats for Kids Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus

Posted by Peggy Ries

Knights of Columbus Council 14785 in Falcon and Calhan is sponsoring a Coats for Kids campaign. We are in our final weeks before distribution and we need you...

Do you have a friend, neighbor, colleague, or family who may have a child in need of a new coat ... Read More »

First Reconciliation Parents Meeting - Sunday, November 22nd

Posted by Peggy Ries

First Reconciliation Parents Meeting will be Sunday November 22, 2015.  This mandatory meeting will be held during normal Religious Education time - starting 20 minutes after the end of Mass- and last one hour. The meeting will be held in the Parish House. 

Any questions?  Contact Karen Pinterpe 

Presenting The Advent Aprons - Saturday, December 5, 2015

Posted by Peggy Ries

The women of the parish are invited to the St. Benedict’s Women’s Group Advent Brunch on Saturday December 5, 2015,  at 10:30 am sharp (will try to keep it to two hours) at the Parish HouseEnjoy a delicious breakfast of egg bake, cinnamon rolls, grapes and bananas.  Coffee, tea, ... Read More »

Pumpkin Roll Sale - November 15 & 22, 2015

Posted by Peggy Ries

The St. Benedict Women's Group will once again be selling their delicious pumpkin rolls.  We will be selling the pumpkin rolls after Mass on Sunday, November 15th and November 22nd, just in time for Thanksgiving.The pumpkin rolls taste good anytime and freeze well.

Special, Lower Denomination, Gift Cards(Scrip) Available November 1st Only

Posted by Peggy Ries

We received a list of special, lower denomination, gift cards(Scrip) that we can order for only a short time.  The only time we can order these will be November 1st.   Here is the list of special cards: Albertsons   $10 Amazon         $10 AMC Theatres   $10    Applebee's      $10 Barnes & Noble   $5 Groupon   $10 IHOP         $10 Meijer      $10 ... Read More »

Divine Redeemer School Gala Raffle Tickets - Available November 8

Posted by Peggy Ries

On November 8th, after Mass, St. Ben’s parishioners who attend Divine Redeemer Catholic School will be selling raffle tickets for Divine Redeemer's Gala.

Divine Redeemer students who attend St. Ben's will be selling raffle tickets for Divine Redeemer's Gala. 

      Tickets are $10.00. 

      1st Prize  - $5,000      2nd ... Read More »

Keep Christ In Christmas (KCIC) – Religious Cards Available Now

Posted by Peggy Ries

Members of the Knights of Columbus are selling Keep Christ in Christmas (KCIC) religious cards.

The  Religious Christmas cards on available after Mass on Sundays from November 1through December 13, 2015.  Money raised supports St Benedict's parishioners and local charities.  Help Keep Christ in Christmas by sending religious Christmas ... Read More »

Support St. Ben's When You Shop Online

Posted by Peggy Ries

Are you an online shopper?  Check out the links for The Catholic Gift Shop, Amazon, and Groupon on our website. When you shop online using these links St. Ben's receives a rebate from these generous retailers. 

The links are not limited to St. Ben's parishioners. We encourage you to ... Read More »

St. Ben's Own Joe Bauer in The New Falcon Herald

Posted by Peggy Ries

Joe Bauer in The New Falcon Herald

Pick up a copy of this month’s New Falcon Herald and turn to page 18 for the Face to Face interview with St. Ben’s own Joe Bauer. Joe is a familiar face of the Knights of Columbus and the Finance Council.  Thank ... Read More »