Browsing the 2013 archive of Blog

Browsing the 2013 archive of Blog

Hot Off the Press

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 9/12/13

St. Pius X is in the news, click here to read all about it. 

Back to School

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 8/22/13

Father in heaven, bless all students, teachers and staff as they begin a new school year.  Help them to use the gifts you have given them, keep them safe as they learn and grow.  We ask this is your holy name.  Amen

 

“Sing to the Lord a new song; sing to the Lord, all the earth.” – Psalm 96:1

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 8/08/13

Each of our singing groups is putting out the welcome mat for new members.  Did you know that here at St. Pius we have eight different groups to choose from?  There’s certainly one (or more than one) that fits your style and schedule!

 

* Celebration Choir – An ... Read More »

Thanks for your Life-Giving Support!

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 7/05/13

ANNUAL BLOOD DRIVE  

A huge thanks to all who came to donate blood on Wednesday, June 19 at the annual St. Pius X Blood Drive in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center.  Your time and effort will help as many as 123 patients at area hospitals from ... Read More »

Family Life

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 6/28/13

Take a few minutes to check out the July/Aug Family Newsletter from the Archdiocesan Family Life Office. Quick reads about marriage, kids and family life.http://www.arch.pvt.k12.ia.us//FamilyLife/pdfs/famnewsletter2013/JulyAugustFM.pdf

Vacation Bible School 2013

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 6/26/13

Click here for photos from Vacation Bible School 2013

WANTED

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 5/02/13

WANTED:  Couples who have overcome marital difficulties.  We need your unique input for ministry to married couples.  If you would be willing to share your experiences with others to assist in building even better marriages, contact Sr. Annette Kestel at 393-3778/[email protected] or Becky Shaffer at  363-5238/[email protected]

 

IMPACT your life!

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 4/23/13

IMPACT begins this September; applications now available: www.dbqarch.org/impact or click here for more information.

Important Upcoming Dates

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 4/19/13

May 3, 2013   Volunteer Appreciation     June 9, 2013    Confirmation   July 14, 2013  Parish Picnic

Archbishop Jerome Hanus' Retirement

Posted by Melanie Martin-trainor on 4/10/13

Monday was a very bittersweet day as we heard Archbishop Jerome Hanus' retirement and Archbishop Michael Jackels' introduction. Archbishop Hanus was animated and generous in his welcome of Archbishop Jackels. Archbishop Jackels was humble and gracious in the acceptance of his new role. And, we were also blessed with ... Read More »