News for October 9th

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Praise God for the glory of creation. Make time in the upcoming season to enjoy the gift of creation.

Did you miss our REVIVAL last week? Why not watch on Live Stream?

Please join us on Wednesdays for our Bible Study on the Letter to the Hebrews? Live or on Live Stream at 7pm.

Once again, we have the privilege of showing St. Raymond-style hospitality to the guests of Interfaith Hospitality Network during the week Oct. 14.   IHN offers assistance to families who are currently in the state of crisis and provides services that assist them in transitioning into a more stable lifestyle. Volunteers are needed to prepare meals and to act as dinner hosts but especially as overnight hosts. Donations of desserts and beverages are also needed.  Please contact Team Leader Jenn Crescina or call 267-987-1797.

The American Red Cross will host a Blood Drive at St. Raymond on Tuesday, October 16th from 2:30pm – 7:30pm in the Hall.  Appointments are preferred.  You can sign up after the 10am Mass today Oct. 13th &14th.  Or you can sign up at The Red Cross enter sponsor code: St. Raymond.  Save a life…really!

Clearing out unwanted items? On Saturday October 20th we will host a household goods and clothing drive to benefit the Society of St. Vincent de Paul.    Household items such as: games & toys, kitchenware, small appliances (under 50 lbs.), books, CD’s/DVD’s & toys.   All items must be in good usable condition. Unfortunately, furniture, large appliances, TV’s or computer monitors cannot be accepted.  The GreenDrop truck will be in the church parking lot from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm to receive your donations. For a full list of acceptable items visit their site HERE

The Catholic Mass Choir will join other Choirs again this year for the Kimmel Center’s Soulful Christmas on Tuesday, December 11th at 7pm. Tickets are $40 and include transportation from St. Raymond. We have 80 tickets and they will sell very quickly. The bus will depart at 5:30pm from St. Raymond School parking lot (we will gather in School Hall).  Contact Michelle at the Parish Office at 215-549-3760 for information. To purchase your ticket, please drop off cash or check with your name and phone number to the Parish Office.