Browsing the 2021 archive of Parish News

Browsing the 2021 archive of Parish News

Cancer Support Ministry

Posted by Mary Beth Young on 9/20/21

Every second and fourth Thursday of the month, from 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM, in the Bishop Begley Parish Center.  If you or a loved one is living with cancer, you are welcome to join us as we accompany one another. For more information, please contact Sister Larretta @ 336.724.0561.

Temporary Mask Mandate

Posted by Mary Beth Young on 8/21/21

Dear Parishioners,

I hope these days of summer have been relaxing and fruitful for all of you.  It's difficult to believe that one year has already passed since my arrival as pastor last August.  Thank you for your spiritual and financial support during a very challenging year with COVID-19. ... Read More »

Announcing the Sister Emma Yondura Endowment Fund

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 5/19/21

The Sister Emma Yondura Endowment Fund has been established to honor and commemorate Sister Emma’s inspiring legacy at St. Leo Catholic School.  The endowment will enable St. Leo to award an annual full scholarship to a rising first grade student.  Several anonymous benefactors have generously created a $25,000 matching ... Read More »

Returning to Church

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 5/15/21

May 15, 2021

Dear Parishioners,

In light of the guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC), North Carolina Executive Order 215, and the Executive Decree from the Diocese of Charlotte, I write to convey to you that face coverings and social distancing requirements at all religious services ... Read More »

Diocesan Support Appeal

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 3/11/21

“Love Thy Neighbor,” is the theme of the 2021 Diocesan Support Appeal. Bishop Jugis asks each of us to prayerfully consider a gift to the DSA as a way of serving Christ through service to thousands of Catholics in western North Carolina. Your contribution is a way to act with ... Read More »

Church Bulletin

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 3/10/21

We would like to congratulate Nicole Witten, our bulletin editor, and her family on the birth of her new baby girl! Nicole will be on maternity leave through Easter and until she returns we will not have a bulletin. While she's away please check the website or Facebook page ... Read More »

The Sisters of St. Joseph

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 3/05/21

“It is with both sadness and gratitude that I write to inform you that the Sisters of Saint Joseph will be withdrawing from Saint Leo Parish and Bishop McGuinness High School…It seems that once they arrive in North Carolina, our sisters never want to leave – a sentiment I ... Read More »

Easter Outreach

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 3/02/21

St. Leo's has been asked to help provide Easter dinner for sixty (60) families in need of assistance in our community. If you would like to participate in this ministry, please email, telephone or fill out the form here and place it in the offertory collection. We will collect ... Read More »

School Open House

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 2/16/21

ST. LEO CATHOLIC SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE  MARCH 17, 2021

  Want your child to benefit from the intellectual, social, and spiritual blessings of a world-class Catholic education? St. Leo Catholic School (grades K through eighth grade) warmly invites you to come to our Open House on Wednesday, March 17th, ... Read More »

Lenten Confession and Stations of the Cross Schedule

Posted by Bethany Fischer on 2/13/21

Confession   Fridays  11:15 AM - 11:45 AM    Saturdays 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM   Stations of the Cross   Fridays during Lent (including Good Friday) at 6:00 PM and 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM    *Stations of the Cross for the school children will ... Read More »