June 12 - Eleventh Sunday, 2016

Most Pure Heart of Mary and Assumption Churches
P. O. Box 156, Chamois, MO 65024
Fr. David Means, Canonical Administrator,

www.MostPureHeart.org and www.AssumptionMorrison.org

church (573) 763-5345, cell (573) 301-0350 email: FrDave@MostPureHeart.org
parish email: mphparish@centurytel.net, rectory office email: mphsec@centurytel.net
Lucy Brenner, R.N., Parish Nurse 573-294-6675

SUNDAY EUCHARIST: SUN 8:00 a.m. at Chamois
SAT 6:00 p.m. at Morrison

June 5, 2016     Food Pantry $52
  ASSUMPTION: $1,690 Cath MO $48
  Cem $20 Food Pantry $53




6/11 - Danny Lamb, 6/18 - Larry Kuebler, 6/25 - Gayle Hackmann, 7/2 - Joe Budnik


1st Sun–Wilma Trachsel/Dennis Lamb, 2nd Sun–Wayne/Paula Helle, 3rd Sun–Viv/Larry Boss, 4th Sun–Bernie/Marian Forck, 5th - Bosses


Tuesday** June 14 No Mass** Wednesday June 15 6:00 p.m.
---------- Rev. Patrick Pierceall
Thursday June 16 10:00 a.m. Friday June 17 8:00 am
Verhoff Family Otto Boss
Saturday June 18 6:00 pm Sunday June 19 8:00 am
Father Dave For the People

**Note Weekday Mass Schedule:  There will be no Mass on Tuesday for the coming week.  The normal weekday Mass schedule will resume with Mass on Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.

Thank You to everyone who brought refreshments and helped in any way for Fr. Dave’s receptions!  God bless you.

Would You Like the Bulletin Emailed to You?  - If so, please inform the parish office by email at mphsec@centurytel.net.  The bulletin will be emailed on Fridays to all who wish to receive it.

Mass at Starkenburg Shrine – Tuesday, June14, at noon.  Confessions available 11:30 a.m. until start of Mass.  Rosary prayed at 11:40 a.m.  Lunch available following Mass.  Hall will remain open until 1:30 p.m. for those who would like to bring a sack lunch.

Catholic Missourian – Just a gentle reminder to check your June contribution envelope packet for the special contribution envelope for the “Catholic Missourian.”  The parish will soon be receiving an invoice for these subscriptions – your contribution for your own subscription will help defray the “parish” expense.  Contributions may be placed in an envelope marked “Catholic Missourian” and dropped in the collection basket.  The subscription amount is still $14.  Thank you.

Financial Stewardship
  St. Mary’s Assumption
Offertory budget 7/1/15-6/30/16 $52,000.00 $36,000.00
Budget goal per month $4,333.00 $3,000.00
Weekly goal $1000.00 $692.00
Collection - June 5 $1,580 $1,690
June 12    
June 19    
June 26    
To date for June $1,580 $1,690
Offertory budget goal 7/1/15-6/5/16 $49,000 $33,908
Sunday collection 7/1/15-6/5/16 $54,477 $39,382*
Difference $5,477 $5,474

Question of the Week – How can you show compassion toward the marginalized members of society today?

Nursing Home Mass – A Mass will be offered for “Verhoff Family” on Friday, June 17, at 10:00 a.m. at Linn Living & Rehab Center.  Everyone is welcome to attend.

Bulletin Deadline – 9:30 a.m. on Fridays. 


*Assumption collection amount includes school parents’ contributions










Camp Hope is scheduled for July 11-15.  Details forthcoming.

Religious Liberty - There are many cases before the courts that take religious liberty into account.  We always need to make sure our religious liberties are protected.  We have great people who lobby and advocate for religious freedom.  We can assist in that important work by offering prayers and Masses.  The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops encourages you to pray for religious freedom especially during the upcoming Fortnight for Freedom, June 21-July 4.  

Taste of Osage County – Saturday, June 25, from 1:00-5:00 p.m. in Linn City Park.  Showcasing food and artisan products of Osage County and the surrounding area.  Live music, demonstrations, activities for kids, etc.  Free admission.

Thank You from Hermann Food Pantry and Good Shepherd Center for your generosity and support of the poor in our counties. 

Pilgrimage - Saturday, June 25, at the National Shrine of Mary, Mother of the Church, Laurie, MO.  Fr. David Uribe of Our Lady of the Snows, in Belleville, Illinois, will conduct a retreat day on the Theme of Mercy.   10:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Mass.  Lunch will be served.   RSVP for lunch count to 573-374-6279, mothersshrine@shrineofstpatrick.com.

Social Events Elsewhere – 1) St. George Hermann rummage sale June 9-12.  2) Picnic at Loose Creek June 12, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.  3) Picnic at St. George Linn June 26, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.  4) Picnic at St. James UCC in Morrison July 2, 3:30-?.