Parish announcements for the coming week

PIEROGI TRANSPORT: A very special “Thank you!” to Mr. Joseph Oleschuk who has volunteered to bring our parish pierogi donation from New Haven to Stamford on Saturday, September 8th.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS: The Knights of Columbus Blessed Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Ukrainian Council will hold its next regular meeting on Monday, September 10, at 7:00 p.m. in the Church Hall. All men of the parish are invited to attend.

We have frozen pyrohy for sale while supplies last. More information can be read here: http://stmichaelukrainian.org/pierogies/

UKRAINIAN DAY ADVANCE TICKET SALE: Luba Dubno is selling advance tickets for the Connecticut State Ukrainian Day Festival. Please see Luba in the church hall after each Divine Liturgy to purchase general admission tickets at $5 per person, age 12 and over. Tickets purchased at the gate on the day of the festival will be $10 per person.

STAMFORD CHARITIES APPEAL REMINDER: Please don’t forget to donate for the Charities Appeal. Please make your check payable to the BYZANTINE RITE DIOCESE OF STAMFORD. DO NOT MAIL THE FORM TO THE CHANCERY OFFICE IN STAMFORD. We sincerely ask all parishioners to make generous contributions.

The Niagara Frontier Council will be hosting the 79th Annual Convention of the League of Ukrainian Catholics on October 5, 6, 7, 2018 at the Hyatt Place Hotel in Amherst, NY. This year we celebrate the 85th Anniversary of the founding of the League of Ukrainian Catholics in Chicago in 1933. We hope you will be with us at this special anniversary in some way. Either join us at the Convention, or at your homes in prayer especially on Sunday, October 7 when we will be streaming Liturgy from St. Nicholas in Buffalo at 10:30 a.m. For Hotel Reservations, you can call the hotel directly at (716) 839-4040. Hyatt place reservations at 1-888-492-8847. Reservations can also be made on-line at: https//buffaloamherst.place.hyayy.com/bufzaglouc2018.html. Group: League of Ukrainian Catholics. The room rate is $124.00 per night. The deadline for hotel reservations is September 6, 2018.

On Saturday, September 22nd at Holy Family Passionist Retreat Center in West Hartford, there will be a Facilitator Training-Retreat for the “Lord Teach Me To Pray”(LTMTP) Ignatian prayer series. The only charge is for lunch; there is no charge for the retreat itself or for materials. Come & discern if God is calling you to become a facilitator! Or, if you are simply interested in finding out more about Ignatian Prayer and the “Lord, Teach Me To Pray” prayers series, you are also invited! For info and registration please go to lordteachmetopray.com, click on Facilitator Training-Retreats and scroll down to West Hartford for registration form, or call 504-439-5933.