In celebration of the Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi, Corpus Christi Church, held its annual special blessing of the animals after the 11:30 am Mass on Sunday. Father Anzelm Chalupka performed the blessing.
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(video from 2007 procession)
On the Feast of our Lady of the Rosary, Tuesday, October 7th, Corpus Christi Church will hold their 2nd annual Rosary Procession at 7:00 p.m. Please join the parish for this special evening devoted to Mary, when we will walk down the street praying the Rosary in different languages, with candles in hand.
Use the power of prayer to strengthen your faith, your family and your community.
All are welcome – bring a friend!
A reception will follow in the Kolbe Center.
Because the Religious Education classes are conducted between the first two Sunday morning Masses, the first Sunday Mass will now be at 8:15 a.m. instead of 8:30 a.m.
Religious Education classes will begin immediately after the 8:15 Mass.
Traditional Category (cheese, cheese & potato, or kapusta)
1st place – Stella Barnashuk
2nd place – Ann Marie Taft
3rd place – Eileen Elibol
Non-Traditional – open to a contestant’s creativity
1st place – The Fundalinski Family – Buffalo Wing Pierogi
2nd place – Ksenia Wojcieszek-Arjomand
3rd place – George Metzler
1st place – Kathleen Pawlak – Strawberry (there was only one contestant in this category)
Prizes were as follows…1st place winners -$50 gift certificate for the Broadway Market2nd place winners – $25 gift certificate for Europa Bistro3rd place winners -coupons for free products from Friendship Dairies and Pillsbury, plus an ornamental sheaf of wheat, symbolizing the Harvest FestivalAll winners will be receiving certificates of their achievement by mail.
Judge Ann T. Mikoll
John Zach, WBEN Radio
Mike Igoe, WGRZ-TV
Mary Alice Demler, WGRZ-TV
Andy Parker, WGRZ-TV
Mary Kunz Goldman, Buffalo News
Jane Kwiatkowski, Buffalo News
Greg Chwojdak, Polkamotion on WXRL
Courtney Bajdas, Buffalo Rising
Thank you to everyone who helped make this event a success.