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					                        SIXTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME– July 17, 2011
                                (Please turn to #915-A in the Worship Book)
                  PARISH CALENDAR                                       ADMINISTRATION
                         SUNDAY JULY 17
                                                                                      ~THANK YOU LUCKY SHOPPERS~
      Coffee Social-PLC-After the 7:30, 9:00 & 10:30 am Masses               If you shop at Lucky and haven’t picked up a SHARES card yet,
               Family Music Rehearsal-PLC-10:30 am                           contact the parish office. The parish receives a percentage of the
             Youth Music Rehearsal-Cathedral-4:30 pm                         dollar amount you spend. You don’t need to give Lucky your
                        TUESDAY JULY 19                                      personal information to use the card. We appreciate your support!
       Women of the Word Meeting-Becker Center-9:00 am
     Handbell Quattro Choir Rehearsal-PLC-Faith Rm-6:30 pm                                    ~ALZHEIMER’S FUND ~
                     WEDNESDAY JULY 20                                       The Peter F. Bessone Alzheimer’s Fund was established at St.
                                                                             Eugene’s in honor of Mr. Bessone, a former parishioner who
               Cathedral Choir Rehearsal-PLC-7:30 pm
                                                                             suffered from this debilitating disease. Upon his death, the
                        THURSDAY JULY 21                                     Bessone family set up the Fund to provide financial assistance to
       Handbell Omni Choir Rehearsal-PLC-Faith Rm-6:30 pm                    parishioners who also suffer from Alzheimer’s or who provide
                        SATURDAY JULY 23                                     care for family members who have been afflicted. This monetary
                                                                             assistance is to help cover expenses that are not already covered by
                   Men’s Bible study-PLC-5:30 pm
                                                                             private or public insurance. If you find yourself in this position,
                   ADMINISTRATION                                            please contact the parish office to inquire about any assistance the
                                                                             Fund may be able to provide to you. Additional contributions to
                                                                             this Fund are welcome. Should you, your family or your
                                                                  Fiscal     social/service group wish to make a donation, contact the parish
                May 2011                             Month      Year End
                                                                             office at 542-6984.
Actual Operations Revenue Received:       Plate:   $ 62,006     $ 680,792
                                          Other:   $ 14,868     $ 317,591                         ~HELP WANTED~
Total Operations Revenue Received:                 $ 76,874     $ 998,383    Volunteers are needed to help Saturday mornings in the church.
                                                                             The Altar Society volunteers dust the vestibules, tend the flowers
Actual Paid Operations Expenses:                   $ 87,686     $1,005,507   and polish brass. We currently have 4 dedicated volunteers who
Net Difference (loss)                              $ (10,812)   $ (7,123)    do these tasks—one of whom is 94 and one who is currently
Second Collection Revenue Received:                 $ 19,361   $ 100,614     recovering from an injury. We could really use another 3 or 4
 Actual Paid Operations Expenses are shown for comparison to income.         helpers. If there are enough people to help, the commitment may
 Plate is weekly collection income. Other includes baptisms, funerals,       only be to work one Saturday morning per month. It takes
 weddings, fundraising, holy day donations, misc. donations, & facility      volunteers to keep the altar and vestibules looking nice for Masses.
 rental income. Second Collection income is paid to other organizations      Won’t you plan to help? Call the Parish Office at 542-6984 ext. 10 if
 and not used for parish operations. Year to Date is the cumulative total    you can help.
 for the fiscal year—July 1 through June 30th.
                                                                                            ~PRIESTLY VOCATIONS~
        ~GIFT SHOP BOOKS OF THE MONTH~                                       Do you think you may have a priestly calling? Would you like
 Two books are on sale in the Gift Shop at 20% off during the                more information about what it is to be priest for the Diocese of
 month of July. Chicken Soup for the Soul – A Book of Miracles is a          Santa Rosa? Come and meet with other men ages 18 and older
 compilation of ordinary people's personal stories of God's Divine           from the diocese for prayer, discussion and dinner. We will
 Intervention and healing power. Included are 101 True Stories of            discuss the nature of a priestly vocation and the life of service and
 Healing, Faith, Divine Intervention and Answered Prayers. My                prayer that makes up diocesan ministry. The gathering will take
 Daily Catholic Bible-20 Minute Daily Readings includes one from             place at Holy Spirit Parish 1244 St. Francis Road Santa Rosa, CA
 the Old Testament and one from the New Testament and an                     95409 this Sunday, July 17th from 12-6pm. For more information
 insightful quote from a saint for every day. A new and easy way to          contact Fr. Thomas Diaz, the Diocesan Vocation Director, at:
 read the Bible.                                                    or call him at 707 889-0549.

            ~USING INTERNET BANKING? ~                                                   RELIGIOUS EDUCATION
 Consider setting up an automatic weekly or monthly donation
 payment to the parish. Add St. Eugene’s Cathedral as a payee in                         ~PROGRAM REGISTRATION~
 your online bill payment account. The payee address is 2323                 It is only July but before we know it our summer will be over and
 Montgomery Dr, Santa Rosa, 95405. In the memo line you can put              it will be time for school again. This means it is time to think
 in your envelope number or designate the payment for a second               about Religious Education Programs for the fall. Registration for
 collection. You may also contribute by credit card. Call the parish         all programs will take place on the last three Sundays of August,
 office @542-6984 for more information.                                      the 14th, 21st and 28th. Registration will be held in the Parish Life
                                                                             Center after all the morning masses from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
               ~DONATE YOUR VEHICLE ~                                        Watch the bulletins for more information in the coming weeks.
 Since the parish is a non-profit organization, you can receive an
 IRS tax deduction if you donate your old vehicle or boat to the             The bulletin item deadline is Monday @ 3:00pm for the following
 parish. Proceeds go directly to the parish. We do all the paperwork         Sunday’s bulletin. E-mail items to We
 and obtain the smog certificate. Call Phil Marvier at 539-7055.             reserve the right to edit or omit items.
                   MASS INTENTIONS                                                  SPIRITUAL ACTIVITIES
Saturday            July 16
         8:00 am    Frank Yriberri, deceased                              ~ MYSTIC SAINTS OF ITALY PILGRIMAGE~
         4:30 pm    Milton & Josephine Fraser, deceased                Please join us for Mystic Saints of Italy with Father Alvin on
Sunday              July 17                                            August 1-10, 2011. The pilgrimage includes Rome, San
         7:30 am    ICF Members, living & deceased                     Giovanni Rotondo, Assisi, Padua and Venice. Please call or send
         9:00 am    The People of St. Eugene’s                         an email message to Fr. Alvin (707)542-6984 ext. 27,
       10:30am      Harry & Barbara Meyn, deceased                     or for more information or brochure.
        12:00 pm    James Ward, deceased
         5:30 pm    Dorothy Frontczak, deceased                                        ~HEALING WORKSHOP~
Monday              July 18                                            Fr. Michael Sears, will present a two-day healing workshop at St.
         6:45 am    Denise Fortain, deceased                           Elizabeth Ann Catholic Church, 4595 Snyder Lane, Rohnert Park,
         8:00 am    Deidre McCormick, deceased                         July 22nd and 23rd On Friday, July 22nd, Fr. Sears will celebrate
Tuesday             July 19                                            Mass at 7:30 p.m., followed with a healing service. Praise and
         6:45 am    Regina Arend, deceased                             worship will precede Mass at 7 p.m. On Saturday, July 23rd, Fr.
         8:00 am    Harry & Marie Scatena, deceased                    Sears will celebrate Mass, followed with a healing service, and
Wednesday            July 20                                           give talks on healing. Registration begins at 9 a.m., with the
         6:45 am    Russell & Maryann Sherman, deceased                workshop scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Mass is
         8:00 am    Toby & Patricia Scatena, deceased                  scheduled at 2 p.m., with a healing service to follow. A free-will
Thursday            July 21                                            offering will be taken. Pre-registration is not necessary. Please
         6:45 am    Mrs. Charlotte Tyszkiewicz, deceased               bring a lunch on Saturday. For further information, contact John
         8:00 am    Bill Dunn, deceased                                and Diane Lisciandro, (707) 328-1193.
Friday              July 22
         6:45 am    Mrs. Charlotte Tyszkiewicz, deceased                ~SCRC CATHOLIC RENEWAL CONVENTION~
         8:00 am    Sally Greenbeck, living                            The 40th Annual SCRC Catholic Renewal Convention will take
Saturday            July 23                                            place over Labor Day Weekend, September 2 - 4, 2011 at the
         8:00 am    Mrs. Charlotte Tyszkiewicz, deceased               Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA (across from
         4:30 pm    Charlotte Schulze, living                          Disneyland). Spiritually enriching for all ages! Special hotel rate:
                                                                       Anaheim/Marriott $99 night. Discounted Disneyland tickets
          IN NEED OF OUR PRAYERS                                       available! For brochure/info, contact: (818) 771-1361 or go to
                                                              Online Info & Registration:
Those who are ill need your support and prayers: Robert
Anderson, Aaron Avila, Edythe Baker, Randy Boyko, Anniece                                    YOUTH NEWS
Cappuro, Joseph Frawley, Irene Gonzales, Yvonne Sanchez-
Graves, Erin Johnson, Brian McCammon, Elizabeth McKee,
Chris Mentch, Jacqueline Neikes, Maureen Salamina,
                                                                                     ~YOUTH MINISTRY NEWS ~
                                                                       NCYC, Here We Come! Twelve young people and three adults
Christopher Stevenson & Mary Williams. There’s a book for
                                                                       from our parish will be joining over twenty thousand other
written prayer requests located in the east side vestibule of the
                                                                       Catholics this coming November, attending the National Catholic
Church. Please write in your requests.
                                                                       Youth Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. If you are a high
                                                                       school youth, there is still time to join us; the deadline for signing
               ADORATION CHAPEL                                        up is July 31st. Call Martha at the Youth Office (573-5961) to sign
                   ~ADORERS NEEDED~                                    Fundraising has begun already: mark these Sunday afternoons on
Jesus in The Blessed Sacrament awaits us day and night in our          your calendar: July 24th; August 7th & 21st; Sept 18th; Oct 2nd.
chapel. Adorers are needed: Sunday 8-9 p.m. and 10-11 p.m.,            Come join us at Montgomery Village, near Cattleman's, for a free
Tuesday 2-3 a.m., and 3-4 a.m., Wednesday 1-2 a.m., and 2-3            country-western concert. Parents will be selling cold beverages
p.m., Thursday 1-2 p.m. & Friday 1-2 a.m. Please phone Ellen 539-      (water, beer, and wine) to raise money for our trip. Thank you for
2772 to sign up for an hour with Our Lord.                             your support!

                                                                                        ~CAMP ST. MICHAEL ~
                    SCHOOL NEWS                                        Check out for more information,
                                                                       registration, employment opportunities. Various levels of
             ~SCHOOL REGISTRATION ~                                    affordable programming are available for campers entering
St. Eugene’s Cathedral School has started its registration process     grades 6 – 11 as well as a Family Camp. Be challenged and grow
for the 2011-2012 school year. We are accepting applications for all   closer to God in the great outdoors. Sign up to Win A Camp
grades for the 2011-2012 school year. Pick up an application or call   Sweatshirt! Questions? 707-703-9171 /
545-7252, or go to under ‘Downloadable
Forms’. Our summer program is a 5-week session.
                                                                                        SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
St. Eugene Preschool is offering two Summer Sessions this year.                 ~ COFFEE SOCIAL THIS SUNDAY~
Session II runs from July 18th to August 19th. Please call Lin         Join us on Sunday after all the morning Masses. Enjoy
Campbell,      Director     at     528-9133   or     go      to        refreshments, meet fellow parishioners and enter the July Monthly for information.                             Raffle for a prize basket.

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