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Weekly Parish Newsletter 
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NEW
Adult Faith Formation Webinar on the Year of the Eucharist
The Offices of Faith Formation and Liturgy are happy to offer a
Zoom presentation for your parish at a time that works for you.

LEARN more
 
NEW
Catechetical Certification Program
in English and Spanish

For more information,
including upcoming dates and
how to register 

CLICK here
NEW
Important COVID-19
Protocols
for Youth Ministry

September 9
10am via ZOOM

REGISTER today 
READ more
NEW
We need your help
at the Seafarers' Ministry!

Volunteers needed
to knit hats and create ditty bags

Ask your community to help
Find out about Seattle Seafarers
NEW
Learn how to run Alpha Online
with no start-up cost

Alpha a s a resource for inquirers, catechumens and adult faith formation
 September 9  |  12 to 1 pm
JOIN us on Zoom

Learn more about Alpha Online

 
Important
NEW
Read the Washington State Catholic Conference Advocacy Bulletin 
Timely and important public policy issues for Catholics of Western Washington
English, Spanish
 
Offices & Ministries
For contact information, click on office titles
 
  • Archbishops Final Ask 
    (sent to those who pledged last year but not this year) arrived in homes 10 days ago.
     
  • NEW
    If you haven't made goal,
    please use the ACA donate button (and current participation thermometer). Make sure button is prominent on your website. For additional graphics, 
    CLICK here 
     
  • NEW
    Tools to help you achieve 
    your ACA goal.
     
    Several of you are very close. Please use these resources to communicate to your parish:


    1. Archbishop's ACA video

    2. Bulletin language

    3. Goal Thermometer graphics     
                           
  • Catholic Schools 
    Special Taskforce

    Members appointed for panel to review the ministerial covenant.
    READ more

     
Faith Formation
  • NEW
    Read September 
    Newsletter

    English  |  Spanish
     
  • September 15
    Orientation for
    New Pastoral Assistants

    for Fatih Formation.

    REGISTER today

     
  • Spanish Liturgical
    Training

    "Catequesis Litúrgica" 
    READ more

Marriage, Family Life
and Formation
Share with your community
  • NEW
    "Forgive"
    Families thrive when they readily forgive one another in matters great or small. 

    At Home with Faith.
    READ here

Northwest Catholic
  • NEW
    How have you
    experienced racism?
    And how does our faith
    inspire you to respond?
    •  Read 
    Northwest Catholic
    September edition
    • Read 
    NWC Journal

    latest edition

    Need to Hire?
  • Use the NWC Classifieds: 
    They work!
    LEARN more

Parish Financial Services
 
Planning & Mission
Effectiveness
  • August Mass Attendance
    Your responses are
    important as we measure 

    Catholic engagement
    during the COVID pandemic.  

    CLICK to report

Property and Construction
  • TAKE ACTION
    Requirement for All Maintenance Personnel
    Annual Safety Training
    Update. Five dates between
    September 16 - October 7
    ACT today
     
Stewardship and Development
  • Called to Serve
    Volunteer ambassadors

    Volunteer training sessions begin August 31 and end September 9
    Time to recruit and train parishioners.

    LEARN more
     
  • NEW
    Talent/Treasure Renewal Webinar
    RegisterSept. 15, 10am

    Register: Sept. 17, 10:30am
    Once you register, you will receive immediate confirmation.

     
  • $149 is a FANTASTIC PRICE!  
    Fall ICSC conference
    September 28 - October 9
    The Archdiocese of Seattle parishes were granted a special rate of $149. See Deacon Pierce Murphy's message and registration information. CLICK here
     
  • Parish Renewal
    of Talent  Resources

    Suggested dates:
    September 26-27:
    Announcement Weekend
    October 3-4: 
    Talent Presentation/Ask 1
    October 10-11:
    Follow Up/Ask 2/Thank You
    For ALL Talent Renewal resource, 
    CLICK here

     
  • Peter's Pence remittance
    For information and instructions regarding the remittance of Peter's Pence collections 
    CLICK here
     
  • In September, Send your
    Parish Annual Report.

    Update parishioners about past fiscal year financially, liturgically, socially, sacramentally, etc. For examples and easy to use template, CLICK here
     
  • NEW
    CCHD Spotlight
    Capital Homecare Cooperative serves the elderly and homebound in their community. READ more
     
  • NEW
    CCHD printed materials
    There has been a mix-up on delivered materials to parishes.
    Please read procedures for handling resources

Young Adult Ministry
Share with your community
  • NEW
    September 7 
    Weekly Scroll Newsletter

    READ newsletter
     
  • NEW LINK 
    September  8
    Theology on Tap
      
    Grab your favorite beverage and join us for an evening of fellowship and conversation via Zoom. SHARE Facebook Event

Youth Ministry Services
Upcoming Virtual Events
FOR STAFF

NEW
September 9

Youth Ministry 
COVID-19 Protocols

REGISTER today 
READ more


NEW
September 9 
Alpha Online
with no start up cost

12 to 1 pm

JOIN us on Zoom


September 15
Orientation for New
Pastoral Assistants

for Faith Formation

REGISTER


NEW
September 15  Register

September 17  Register 
Talent/Treasure Renewal Webinar

 
FOR STAFF

REQUIRED 
September 16, 25, 30
Maintenance and Custodial
Fall Training Schedule

REGISTER


September 28 - October 9
ICSC Fall Conference
Special pricing: $149

LEARN more & 
REGISTER

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PLEASE SHARE
WITH YOUR COMMUNITY


September  8
Theology on Tap  
Young Adult community
virtual gathering

SHARE Facebook Event
Resources for Parish and School Communications
Catholic Survey
Digital Ad  |  Flyer

Civilize It
Resource materials

CBAR Resources
Links  |  Text  |  Website Button
 
COVID-19 Parish Resources
• Mass Reopening 
  Guidelines in
Spanish

 Resource Page
• Parish Posters
• Liturgy Webinar Slideshow

COVID Newsletter Archive

Year of the Eucharist
Large Banners
• Parish Toolkit

New Policies on the Eucharist
• Corpus Christi Mass homily
  Video  |  Transcript
Pastoral Letter Web Banner

 
 
Prayer Cards
Our Lady of Seattle Undoer 
of Knots Prayer Card 

English  |  Spanish  
Order printed cards


Racism Resources
Faith Formation Resources
• Letter to Address Racism
• Prayer to Overcome Racism
 
PDF: English & Spanish
  
Word: English & Spanish
Archbishop Etienne 
  
"Evils of Racism" Statement


Spanish Resources
• Spanish Mental Health Resources
• Spanish Prayers for COVID-19 
• Spanish Our Lady of Seattle
  Undoer of Knots Prayer Card
• Order Printed Cards

Stewardship and Development
2020-2021 Collections Calendars

 
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