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CHANCERY TO PARISH
COMMUNICATIONS


Weekly Parish Newsletter 
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NEW
Parish Solidarity Fund is Accepting Grant Applications

The PSF is intended to provide emergency, short-term cash grants to parishes and missions that are experiencing financial hardship as a result of COVID-19. 

Letter About Parish Solidarity Fund
Grant Application
NEW
Archdiocesan of Seattle
Gift Policy

Our policy provides clear guidance
regarding helpful steps to take
before accepting gifts.

Read More
NEW
Catequesis Litúrgica

Curso virtual (ZOOM)
de Catequesis Litúrgica,
con la Oficina
de Formación en la Fe.

Read More
NEW
Notice About Boy Scouts of America
If your parish receives a notice
from BSA, please contact the archdiocese general counsel.
Read More
ACA Follow-up Video from
Archbishop Etienne!

Please use this NEW resource
in ALL your upcoming digital communications. 
View Video
Important
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Weddings and Funerals Guidance

For those of you who may have missed it, the latest guidance for weddings and funerals caps attendance at 30 people. 
PLEASE REVIEW
 


NEW
Safety webinar recording

View the recording of the recent safety update webinar
REGISTER TO VIEW
 
Offices & Ministries
For contact information, click on office titles
 
  • NEW
    Archbishop Final Ask 
    (sent to those who pledged
    last year but not this year)
    will be sent later this week.

    For image of card with text, 
    CLICK here
  • NEW
    Are you still below goal?
    If so, please continue to
    post your goal thermometer
    with current participation 
    rate on your website,
    in your bulletin/e-bulletin,
    and other communication channels. For suggested language to use if you
    are not at goal yet, 

    CLICK here

     
  • Archbishop Etienne 
    ACA Follow-up Video

    Please use this NEW resource
    in ALL your upcoming digital communications. 

    View Video
 
  • LAST CHANCE
    Sacramental Records
    Zoom Workshop
    August 27

    REGISTER today
  • Catholic Schools 
    Special Taskforce

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

     
Faith Formation
Hispanic Ministry
Share with your parishioners
  • LAST CHANCE
    Virtual Hispanic Family Camp
    August 28-30

    Celebrating and strengthening Hispanic families in times of the pandemic REGISTRATION information
  • LAST CHANCE
    Tech Task Force
    August 26, 10am

    Learn about Parish Data
    Systems, Financial systems 
    and Microsoft Exchange. 

    REGISTER today

Marriage, Family Life
and Formation
Share with your parishioners
  • NEW
    Pick Up Your Cross
    Jesus asks us to follow him, even when times are hard. Are we ready to say yes?

    READ: At Home with Faith
  • NEW 
    No more ministry at
    Holy Rosary

    Latest edition of NWC Journal
    READ more
     
  • Need to Hire?
    Use the NWC Classifieds: 
    They work!

    LEARN more

Property and Construction
  • REQUIRED 
    Maintenance and Custodial Training
    ZOOM: September 16, 25, 30

    REGISTER today
                                     
Stewardship and Development
  • NEW Circle of Life Caregiving Cooperative. CCHD Grant Winner Spotlight
    Provides care for the community's elders. 
    READ more
  • Association of Manufactured Homeowner. CCHD Grant Winner Spotlight Advocates for local MHC zoning ordinances
    READ more
  • Prepare for Annual Report
    to Parishioners

    (not to be confused with the PAR from Parish Financial Services).
    This is the general "state of the parish" report that is traditionally
    distributed in late August or in September. For examples and template,

    CLICK here

     
  • ICSC fall conference registration info and pricing for Archdiocese of Seattle parishes coming soon! To preview anticipated topics, 
    CLICK here

     
Young Adult Ministry
Share with your parishioners

Youth Ministry Services Washington State Catholic Conference
Share with your parishioners
  • Catholic Schools
    Need Your Help 

    Urge our U.S. senators to support "School Choice
    Now Act." 
    ACT NOW
Upcoming Virtual Events
FOR STAFF

LAST CHANCE

August 26
Parish Tech Task Force Webinar
REGISTER

LAST CHANCE
August 27
Sacramental Records Workshop
English and Spanish

REGISTER

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

REGISTER
FOR OUR COMMUNITY
Please share with your parishioners

LAST CHANCE
August 28–30
Virtual Hispanic Family Camp
REGISTRATION information


NEW
September 3
"New to Seattle" mass 
for
Catholic young adult community. 
REGISTRATION information
 
Resources for Parish 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 
  
Recording  |  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

 
Marriage and Family Life
NEW
Pick Up Your Cross
At Home with Faith
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
NEW
2020-2021 Collections Calendars




 
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