Sacred Heart Catholic Church - 205 Logan St. - Ledyard, IA  50556

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - 208 S. Summit Ave. - PO Box 195 - Bancroft, IA  50517-0195

St. Joseph Catholic Church - 403 East St. S. - PO Box 38 - Wesley, IA  50483-0038

 

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Mass Times

ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC CHURCH - WESLEY
Saturday at 5:00 p.m.

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST CATHOLIC CHURCH - BANCROFT
Sunday at 8:30 a.m.

SACRED HEART CATHOLIC CHURCH - LEDYARD
Sunday at 10:30 a.m.

Office Hours

BLESSED TRINITY CATHOLIC PARISHES

BANCROFT OFFICE
204 S. Summit Ave.
PO Box 195
Bancroft, IA 50517-0195
Monday - Friday
9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
515-885-2462

WESLEY OFFICE
405 East St. S.
PO Box 38
Wesley, IA 50483-0038
Tuesday-Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
515-679-4279

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Welcome to Sacred Heart, St. John the Baptist and St. Joseph!

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St. John Membership Questionnaire

St. Joseph Membership Questionnaire

Current members of Blessed Trinity parishes - please provide your e-mail address and cell phone number if you are no longer using a land line.  You can easily send your information via e-mail to [email protected]

 

 

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Blessed Trinity Lenten Program - "No Greater Love"

HE HAD “NO GREATER LOVE” - Filmed on location in the Holy Land, No Greater Love is a five-part video series that reveals the answers to the questions: What was Jesus going through each moment of His Passion? How did the Old Testament foretell of Christ’s death? What was the meaning behind the tearing of the temple veil, the crowning with thorns? Dr. Edward Sri guides you through the last hours of Christ’s life and will take you step-by-step from the Garden of Gethsemane to the Mount of Calvary.

Join us for this special Lenten program at St. John the Baptist - Tuesday evenings at 6:00 p.m. in the church hall beginning on March 12. St. Joseph - Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. in the parish hall beginning on March 13.The book, No Greater Love, will be available for purchase for $20. Call 515.885.2462 to register. 

Blessed Trinity Lenten Calendar

                                                                                                     

Ash Wednesday Mass - March 6th

12:00 p.m. – St. Joseph

6:30 p.m. – St. John the Baptist

 

Lenten Weekday Mass Schedule

Tuesday – 5:30 p.m. - St. John the Baptist

(Adoration begins at 4:30 p.m.)

Wednesday – 8:00 a.m. - St. John the Baptist

Thursday – 8:00 a.m. - St. Joseph

Thursday – 6:30 p.m. – Sacred Heart

Friday – 8:00 a.m. – St. John the Baptist

 

Stations of the Cross

Tuesday - 5:00 p.m. - St. John the Baptist

Wednesday - 6:00 p.m. - St. Joseph

Thursday - 6:10 p.m. – Sacred Heart

 

The Light Is on for You ~ Rite of Penance

Tuesday - 5:00 p.m. – St. John the Baptist

Wednesday - 7:00 p.m. - Religious Education

Thursday - 7:45 a.m. – St. Joseph

Thursday - 6:00 p.m. – Sacred Heart

Saturday - 4:15 p.m. – St. Joseph

Sunday - 7:45 a.m. – St. John the Baptist

First Friday - 7:30 a.m. (see bulletin)

 

Blessed Trinity Lenten Program - “No Greater Love”

Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. – St. John the Baptist - begins Marth 12th

 Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.  – St. Joseph – begins March 13th

 

Sacred Heart Lenten Meals

Thursday - March 14th – 7:00 p.m.

Thursday - March 28th – 7:00 p.m.

Thursday – April 11th – 7:00 p.m.

 

Please refer to the weekly bulletin for any changes!

 
 

 

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St. John Food Pantry

                                                                                         

Many people struggle to keep food on their tables. The St. John Food Pantry is a place people can turn to when the find themselves with an empty cupboard.  If you are struggling, we would like to help!

4th Tuesday of Each Month - 4:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m.

St. John Parish Center - 212 E. Center St. 

   

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Daily Readings - Catholic News Agency

First Reading: Daniel 3:25, 34-43

25 In the fire Azariah stood up and prayed aloud:

34 For your name's sake, do not deliver us up forever, or make void your covenant.

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Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 25:4-9

4 Make me to know thy ways, O LORD; teach me thy paths.

5 Lead me in thy truth, and teach me, for thou art the God of my salvation; for thee I wait all the day long.

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Gospel: Matthew 18:21-35

21 Then Peter came up and said to him, "Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?"

22 Jesus said to him, "I do not say to you seven times, but seventy times seven.

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Catholic News

Heartbeat bill passes Georgia Senate

Atlanta, Ga., Mar 26, 2019 / 12:09 am (CNA).- The Georgia Senate has approved a bill that would ban abortions after an unborn baby’s heartbeat can be detected, about six weeks into pregnancy.

The state Senate passed House Bill 481 on Friday. It will now return to the House, which has already approved an initial version of the bill but will now need to vote on changes made by the Senate.

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This Protestant pastor has been detained in China since December

Chengdu, China, Mar 25, 2019 / 06:01 pm (CNA).- Wang Yi and more than 100 members of his congregation were detained in China's Sichuan province in early December. Some were released the next day, but then put under house arrest. Wang, his wife, and nearly 10 others remain in detention, charged with inciting subversion.

Wang is pastor of Early Rain Covenant Church in Chengdu, which has now been closed. Some members of the ecclesial community are in hiding, some have been effectively exiled from the Sichuanese capital, and others are under surveillance. In all, more than 300 members of the community have been arrested, according to the church.

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Franciscan friar from Kenya wins $1m Global Teacher Prize

Nairobi, Kenya, Mar 25, 2019 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- What happens when you give a Franciscan $1 million?

He gives it away.

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