Parish Newsletter: Happy Father's Day! Mas for the 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Today's Columbarium Blessing, Friday's 9 am Mass Canceled, Thank Fr. Booth with a Spiritual Bouquet
Weekly Parish Newsletter June 20, 2020
Columbarium Blessing Today at 3 pm
Fr. Booth will be blessing the new Columbarium at St. Mary’s Cemetery this afternoon, Saturday, June 20th at 3 pm. Everyone’s invited to attend. Please wear face coverings and observe safe social distancing practices. There is NO requirement to RSVP but you can let us know if you are interested if you wish!
Are you going?
might be going.
Thank You Fr. Booth!
Send Father Booth a Spiritual Bouquet as he nears retirement June 30th
Fr. Booth will be retiring at the end of the month and to honor him with a nice farewell, everyone is invited to send him a “Spiritual Bouquet.” Spiritual Bouquets are prayers or devotional acts that someone has or will offer for someone else. It can be given from an individual or group to an individual or group to express joy, sorrow or best wishes, often in commemoration of a special occasion. The recipient is given a card or something similar indicating who the giver is and what the spiritual bouquet consists of. This can be the number of Masses attended, Holy Communions offered, rosaries and/or other prayers said, or good deeds performed. It should include the sender’s name and the number of times each offering was or will be done, and it may also include the dates. You can mail them to PO Box 26, Chewelah, WA 99109.
Funeral for Richard Kassa - Friday, June 26th
Friday's 9 am Mass Cancelled
This coming Friday's Mass at 9:00 AM is cancelled on June 26, due to a scheduled funeral Mass for Richard M. Kassa who passed away on June 15th, 2020. Mr. Kassa leaves behind his wife, Martha and 5 children. Due to the amount of family attending and current church restrictions, the mass will be limited to family only.
12th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Sunday, June 21, 2020
Mass on Youtube
- Celebrated by Fr. Booth
Mass of the 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time
June 21, 2020
St. Mary of the Rosary Catholic Church
1st Reading: Jeremiah 20: 10 - 13
Responsorial: "Lord, in Your great love, answer me.
2nd Reading: Romans 5: 12 - 15
Gospel: Matthew 10: 26 - 33
Sunday Masses on Youtube
Sunday Mass Family Resources
St. Joseph the Worker is a church website that shares an overview of the 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time through their Family Page. It includes a simple summary of the Gospel lesson, and even a craft idea for the kids! The Family Page is also downloadable as a PDF.
Sunday Mass Family Page
Religious Ed Video: Holy Heroes offers a Children's Mass Prep page each Sunday including a video illustrating the Gospel of the Week to be easier for children to understand.
Children's Sunday Mass Prep
Fr. Booth's Homily
Homily 12th Sunday Ordinary Time A.pdf
Fr. Booth's Sunday Homilies
8 am Sunday Summer Mass Schedule
June 21 at Holy Ghost, Valley
Mass is at 8:00 am at Holy Ghost every 1st, 3rd, and 5th Sunday and at St. Joseph's (Jump Off Joe) at 8:00 am every 2nd and 4th Sunday. Remember to make your checks out to "St. Joseph's Church" for donation at St. Joseph's Masses.
Confession Available By Appointment Only
Confessions will be heard by Appointment Only. Contact Fr. Booth at 935-4106 or email
to schedule. Confessions can be heard at any of the Catholic Parishes of South Stevens County.
Weekend and Weekday Mass Times
Our website has a new look!
Secretary Kellie Trudeau has redesigned the parish website to fit the style of our new logo. We will keep updating content as we can. Let us know what you think!
Visit our Website!
Connect With Us!
Contact the office at 509-935-8028 or
Contact Fr. Booth at 935-4106 or
Email Secretary Kellie Trudeau at
Follow us on Facebook or Visit our website for all the updated information in one place (including Sunday and Daily Mass schedules)
We could still use your help if you would like to donate to our parishes! Any donations are welcome!
Just mail a check (payable to the parish of your choice) to:
St. Mary of the Rosary
PO Box 26
Chewelah, WA 99109
Thank you for your support! Please let us know if you have any questions regarding anything in this newsletter or anything else you might want to add to Flocknote newsletters. Thank you!
June 21 Bulletin
Stevens County now in Phase 3 - Parishes can use up to 50% Capacity
The Governor has approved moving Stevens County into Phase 3 immediately--this means we can use 50% of our worship space but with the same requirement as to spacing and use of face coverings. Go to our website to find the information on all the social distancing requirements to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Thank you!
Parishes Reopening Requirements
Sunday Readings at USCCB
Diocese of Spokane
Primer on Spiritual Communion
on Saturday, June 20 at 8:57AM