Saint Vincent de Paul Parish   Dutzow, MO and
Immaculate Conception Parish  Augusta, MO
Parish Mission Statement
St. Vincent de Paul at Dutzow, high above the surrounding countryside, shares
with its faithful a rich heritage of Catholic belief. As God’s people our Mission is
to make Jesus Christ present in our daily lives through Divine worship;
Christian education and service to our neighbor; to strive through ethical
conduct, generous hearts, and industrious lives; to give glory and honor to God.

Reconciliation        
Tuesday 7:00 – 7:15 pm at SV
Saturday 4:15 - 4:45 pm at SV
Any other time by appointment.

Devotions        
SV Perpetual Help Devotions are held Tuesday after Mass
IC Perpetual Help Devotions are held Monday after Mass

Eucharistic Adoration
SV- Every Tuesday 5:00-7:30pm
IC- Second Thursday of every month (odd months)
5:00-7:00pm with Benediction and prayers starting at 7:00pm
IC Parish Council/Finance
Committee
Connie Struckhoff- Chair
Lori Aholt
Tom Aholt
Carroll Struckhoff
Doug Holdmeyer
Mary Ann Kluesner
Guy Middleton
Doug Paule
Ken Daming

SV Parish Council
Brenda Napier -Chair
Rick Schwentker-Vice Chair
Lisa Mayer -Sec      
Doug Hindersmann
Dan Miller
Pam Rodriguez
John Matlick
Rick Mueller
Bob Rothrock

SV Finance Committee
Lorraine Struckhoff- Chair       
Karen Holtmeyer        
Gena Mayer                      
Rick Gratza                  
Dan Wessel
Tony Ballmann

School Board
Mark Spann-Principal
Kelly Schwoeppe-Pres
Kelly Borgerding- Vice Pres
Jennifer Maune-Sec
Jennifer Elbert
Aimee Wessel
Trisha Goins
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Parish Mission Statement
As members of Immaculate Conception Parish in Augusta and members of the
Archdiocese of St. Louis, we seek to live our Catholic Faith in union with the
Archbishop.  Faithful to the Gospel values of our Lord Jesus Christ, we strive to fulfill
our baptismal call by worshipping together, sharing our faith, and serving others in the
name of Jesus.  Guided by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves to be responsible
stewards of God's gifts.  All for the Glory of God and the good of all people
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ABOVE ALL, WE ARE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITIES.
SMALL ENOUGH TO CARE, HUMBLE ENOUGH TO SERVE,
STRONG ENOUGH TO NOURISH.
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Mass Times

IC ~Immaculate Conception in Augusta
SV ~St. Vincent de Paul in Dutzow

Monday          8:00 am at IC
Tuesday         7:30 pm at SV
Wednesday   8:00 am at SV
Thursday       8:00 am at IC
Friday              8:00 am at SV  
(During the school year Wed. & Fri. Masses are school Masses)
(No Friday Masses from May 22-August 21, 2015)

Saturday:       5:00pm (Sunday Vigil) at SV

Sunday:          8:00 am at IC
10:00 am at SV

Holy Days:     Please check here or the bulletin
for Holy Day schedules.
Dynamic Catholic, Alive!¬ – Forgiveness

The Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy ended almost 3 months ago, but that
does not mean that we should stop showing mercy to our neighbor.  Jesus
teaches us the radical nature of the Christian message in loving our enemies
and praying for those who persecute us.  The Church has made Herself many
enemies throughout the last 20 centuries.  We must continue to pray for these
enemies and forgive those who trespass against us.  We are told to be perfect as
our heavenly Father is perfect.  It is fascinating to note that the Gospel according
to Luke replaces the word “perfect” with merciful.  Exegetes can argue about the
linguistic dimensions of the passage, but it is clear that we become like God in a
deep way and participate to some degree in His perfection when we are merciful
to others as He is merciful.  archstl.org/dynamic

The Palm Sunday Festival is fast approaching.  The festival committee is having trouble finding cash
donors for the spring cash raffle (we typically get $700-800, and we only have $200). It is definitely a
good money-maker for the festival so we don't want to drop it.  We are looking for donors (either
business or individual). If you can help with this, please contact the parish office or Kurt or Cherie
Breckenkamp.
Just for your information, in addition to the Auction and other fundraisers, the parish subsidizes
$100,000 each year for the operating expenses of the school.  The 2 parish festivals help us meet that
goal.  Your help with our raffle is an investment in our school.
Thanks so much for your help, and your kind attention to this!
So many parishioners find each of our parish’s myparish app so helpful in
getting updated information, messages, bulletins, calendars, and spiritual
renewal items.  It has become an important way to get important information
about illnesses, emergencies, and death notices and visitation information
quickly to as many as possible.
Consider in this new year becoming a part of the myparish app community.
 
It’s FREE
.  Go to your app store to download the app, place in the zip code, click
on the parish, and you’re in!  There are also cards in the vestibules which also
give information about myparish app.
For those who currently use the app, please remember to update your app every
so often.  To do that, click on the button to ‘change parish’ and then click back on
your home parish.  It’s that simple.
You’ve seen the beautiful bookcase built by Don Schwoeppe in the back of Church.  Currently it has free
pamphlets and items. The reason it was built was to also house a lending library of books, Cd’s, and
videos for parishioners to check out and return.  Just to announce, we are almost ready to stock the
shelves!  Hopefully, we will have a significant number of items in the lending library by the beginning of
Lent.  All you will have to do is sign the library card, place it in the receptacle provided, then return the item
when you are finished. We are excited about offering our parishioners this service.  Thanks to the
Stewardship Committee for getting this project going!