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Sidewalk Advocates

Posted on April 17, 2019 in: General News

Free Training - SAVE LIVES ON THE SIDEWALK - Volunteer Opportunity Learn to reach out lovingly and effectively to women as they enter the Tulsa abortion clinic and offer them free ultrasounds and life-affirming alternatives from the Go Life location across the street. Research shows that most women will choose life when they see their baby on an ultrasound. We are peaceful, caring, law-abiding, and always scheduled with a partner just one hour per month or more. We have had nine babies saved since January 2018 and need you to help us cover all the hours the abortion clinic is open. This free Sidewalk Advocates for Life ...

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Divine Mercy Sunday

Posted on April 17, 2019 in: General News

Divine Mercy Sunday and Novena   Jesus appeared to St. Faustina in the 1930s, teaching her about His unfathomable mercy and asking that the Sunday after Easter be designated as Divine Mercy Sunday. Jesus said to her, “On that day, all the divine floodgates through which graces flow are opened.” Those who go to confession and receive Holy Communion on that day will be granted complete forgiveness of their sins and punishment.   Join us in preparing for this day by praying the Divine Mercy Novena from Good Friday to Divine Mercy Sunday, April 28.   Divine Mercy Novena at St. Berna...

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Rachel's Vineyard

Posted on April 17, 2019 in: General News

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The Love Challenge

Posted on April 15, 2019 in: General News

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  WOMEN OF THE PARISH!   All women of the parish, are invited for a fun evening of food, trivia and fellowship with other women of our St. Bernard’s community. When:     Thursday, May 2, 2019 What:      Mayfest Celebration with food and flowers! Where:   St. Bernard’s Patio at 6:30 p.m. Why:       It’s a great opportunity to join in prayer, share a               meal, and socialize with one another.   You will NOT want to miss t...

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Holy Week and Easter Triduum

Posted on April 10, 2019 in: General News

Holy Week and Easter Triduum - Set aside extra time this year to live the last week of Our Lord’s earthly life with Him. Check out the Holy Week schedule. Join us for Holy Thursday, Good Friday and the Easter Vigil to follow Jesus from the first Eucharist, to His agony in the garden, passion, death and resurrection. What an amazing grace to be Catholic!  

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Diocean Womens Bible Study

Posted on April 10, 2019 in: General News

DIOCEAN WOMENS BIBLE STUDY                 Invites all women of the Diocese of Tulsa to attend our Annual Spring Retreat  In the Footsteps of Jesus A reflection on pilgrimage to the Holy Land Speaker: Fr. John O’Neill, pastor St John of the Latin Gate Parish, Bartlesville, OK May 1, 2019 Church of the Madalene Harvard & 22nd St, Tulsa, OK 9:00am - 1:30pm Cost $20, catered lunch included (Checks payable to Diane Downes) To make your reservation contact Diane Downes at 918-271-3572 Reservations must be made by April 26, 2019...

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Divine Mercy Novena

Posted on April 03, 2019 in: General News

Divine Mercy Novena Jesus appeared to a Polish nun in the 1940s, teaching her about His unfathomable mercy. Join us at 3 pm from Good Friday to the Sunday after Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) as we pray the Divine Mercy Novena. Each day we will pray for a different group of people. More information coming soon. Learn about Divine Mercy at www.thedivinemercy.org .  

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Holy Week

Posted on April 03, 2019 in: General News

Palm Sunday, April 14, blessing of the palms, all Masses. *Chrism Mass, Tuesday April 16,  5:30 p.m., Holy Family Cathedral, blessing of the Holy Oils. Holy Thursday, April 18, Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7:00 p.m., in the church. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament till 10:00 p.m., chapel. Good Friday, April 19, Stations of the Cross, 3:00 p.m., church and the Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion, 7:00 p.m., church. Holy Saturday, April 20, Easter Vigil Service and Mass, 8:30 p.m., church, followed by a reception in the gym. Easter Sunday, April 21, Masses celebrated, 8:30 a.m., 11:15 a.m., and 5:00 p.m., ...

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Cameron Victor

Posted on April 01, 2019 in: General News

J.M.J. Dear Community of St. Bernard’s, Thank you for all that you have done in this past year. I cannot begin to articulate how much I appreciate this time we spent together. Know of my prayers for each of you, and I hope for the best of you. I am at peace with the decision I have made, and I am therefore confident that the Holy Spirit is guiding me at this moment. I will take at least a year to further examine myself, and further discern my calling. I have a vague plan of what to do next, and I will keep you all updated on what happens as my journey unfolds. A special thanks to Msgr. Gaalaas and Fr. Tho...

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Families of Light March 30

Posted on March 29, 2019 in: General News

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HOLY WEEK

Posted on March 29, 2019 in: General News

                                   HOLY WEEK          *Palm Sunday, April 14, blessing of the palms, all Masses. *Chrism Mass, Tuesday April 16,  5:30 p.m., Holy Family Cathedral, blessing of the Holy Oils. *Holy Thursday, April 18, Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7:00 p.m., in the church. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament till 10:00 p.m., chapel. *Good Friday, April 19, Stations of the Cross, 3:00...

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Holy Family Cathedral School will host the Mike Petzet Memorial Scholarship Dinner on Saturday, April 6  This year will feature a barbecue dinner with salad, beans, dessert and beverages served from 5:30-7:30 p.m. We are also excited to announce that we will have entertainment this year by Criomtann and The Fox & Dove Society.  A wonderful acoustical group that plays Irish music.   The scholarship assists those students who have displayed the virtues and attributes that Mr. Petzet, an active member of St. Pius X Parish, worked to instill in his students as a First Grade Teacher, After...

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Sidewalk Advocates

Posted on March 27, 2019 in: General News

Free Training - SAVE LIVES ON THE SIDEWALK - Volunteer Opportunity Learn to reach out lovingly and effectively to women as they enter the Tulsa abortion clinic and offer them free ultrasounds and life-affirming alternatives from the Go Life location across the street. Research shows that most women will choose life when they see their baby on an ultrasound. We are peaceful, caring, law-abiding, and always scheduled with a partner just one hour per month or more. We have had nine babies saved since January 2018 and need you to help us cover all the hours the abortion clinic is open. This free Sidewalk Advocates for Life ...

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Join Father Jovita while he leads an 11 day Pilgrimage to the Holy Land “Walking in the footsteps of Jesus”. The round trip from Tulsa will be from October 9-19th, 2019. Cost is $3,200 per person. Contact Roseanne Bell for more information at 918-809-4274 or rbell@bwdesignllc.com. Additional information can also be found on Holy Family’s website.   Join Fr. John O’Neill for a 12 Day Pilgrimage to Germany, Czech Republic & Poland with the Passion Play in Oberammergau from Aug 28th-Sept. 8th, 2020. There will be an informational meeting held on April 9th in the St. Francis room at ...

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Clairvaux Club

Posted on March 21, 2019 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX CLUB MEETING – April 2 at 7 PM, Community Room                 Join us this Tuesday as Katie Naccarato of DaySpring Villa, a women’s shelter for adult survivors of human sex trafficking, addresses  this horrendous problem.  You’ll also have an opportunity to shop for jewelry and other items made by made by victims of sex trafficking at a W.A.R. (Women at Risk) Boutique.  Your purchases will enable rescued women to earn an income with dignity. You are asked to bring a DONATION item from the following list...

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Totus Tuus and VBS 2019

Posted on March 21, 2019 in: General News

FOR SUMMER PLANNING Totus Tuus is set for the week of June 23-28 for grades 1-12.  Vacation Bible School is set for the week of July 22-26 for ages 3 through 6th grade.  Questions or to volunteer for either one, call Sharon in the parish office or at 918-381-7869.  

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Families of Light March 30

Posted on March 18, 2019 in: General News

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Holy Family Cathedral School is holding it's Eleventh Annual Mike Petzet Memorial Scholarship Dinner Saturday, April 6 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Cathedral.   Barbeque Dinner with two side dishes, dessert and beverage.  **** Featuring live entertainment from the Irish band Criomtann and The Fox & Dove Society Reservations and tickets are available by contacting Trish Spoerl at trish.spoerl@myhfcs.org All proceeds will benefit the Memorial Scholarship for students. 

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24 Hours for The Lord

Posted on March 18, 2019 in: General News

24 Hours for the Lord: 5:00pm Friday, March 29th – 5:00pm Saturday, March 30th, Church of the Madalene In union with Pope Francis, we again celebrate 24 Hours for the Lord this year before the 4th Sunday of Lent with Eucharistic Adoration and Confessions for one full day. 24 Hours for the Lord will be held this year at Church of the Madalene near 21st & Harvard from 5:00pm on Friday, March 29th until 5:00pm on Saturday, March 30th. Priests from across the metro area will be available day and night so that all may experience the mercy of the Father and fulfill their Easter duty. Tenebrae Liturgy: Palm Sunda...

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Our Faith Together FR. Pratt

Posted on March 18, 2019 in: General News

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Parish Directory Pictures

Posted on March 13, 2019 in: General News

Smile for Your Parish Directory Photograph! Photo sessions begin this week!   What you need to know: · Photographers will be at St. Bernard’s in the Retreat Center March 21st through April 6th (excluding Sundays).  Come to the west side of the building.  This is located where the Library and K of C meeting rooms are. · Each family/individual photographed receives a free 8” x 10” and a directory. · You will get a reminder call and/or email to remind you of your appointment. · There is no charge, however, you can purchase extra...

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KAIROS

Posted on March 13, 2019 in: General News

KAIROS PRISON MINISTRY                 The Oklahoma Kairos Prison Ministry team is presenting a Kairos retreat weekend inside the Cimarron Correctional Facility in Cushing, April 11 thru 14.  The Kairos Ministry Team is asking for your prayers and “cookie” support. A kiosk is set up in the Commons Area so that you can stop by and sign your name on the slips of paper that will be made into a Prayer Chain.  Please sign one slip of paper for each of the four days of the retreat.  MOST importantly, we ask you to pray for th...

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LENT Wednesday Evening Mass – during the season of Lent, Mass will be offered in the chapel on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm. Adoration will be available until 6:15 pm and again from 7-8 pm. This Mass will be in addition to the 8:30 am Mass and is open to all.   Friday Night Lenten Dinner & Stations of the Cross - Meal served in the community room at 6 pm. Stations in the church at 7 pm.    March 22 Lenten Dinner sponsored by the RE Committee, serving grilled-cheese and soup.   Thank you to ACTS and Parish Council for the first two Friday dinners!  

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  Dear Saint Bernard’s Parish family,   During Christmas Break we had the opportunity to ask you all for prayers and donations while we prepared to embark on Benedictine College’s  medical mission to Picota, Peru. We were humbled by the gifts we received during that weekend, as well as in the following weeks. We would like to thank you all for your overwhelming generosity and prayers throughout the last several months. We are so grateful to be a part of such an incredible community.   Through your generosity, we were able to raise over $6,900 for our mission. We cannot express ou...

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Parish Directory Pictures

Posted on March 11, 2019 in: General News

Don’t delay - time is running out… We want YOU to be a part of the new Parish Directory! Be sure to sign up for your photo session at the following link: https://booknow-lifetouch.appointment-plus.com/yl99n63k/

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Wednesday Evening Masses During Lent   During the season of Lent, beginning March 13th, Mass is being offered in the chapel at 6:30 pm on Wednesday evenings.  Adoration is available until 6:15 pm and again from 7-8 pm, immediately following Mass.   This Mass will be in addition to the daily 8:30 am morning Mass and is open to all.   Join us for the weekly Lenten Dinners and Stations of the Cross!  Dinner begins at 6:00 pm in the Community Room and is followed by the Stations of the Cross at 7:00 in the Sanctuary.  No reservation is needed.   Remember, abstinence on...

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KOC PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Posted on March 07, 2019 in: General News

KofC Pancake Breakfast Benefiting Persecuted Christians   Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, March 10th between 9:30 am and 11:00 am  for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. Proceeds from the breakfast will go towards supporting Persecuted Christians. We hope to see everyone there! For more information about KofC pancake breakfast events, please contact Jon Lawrence at mizzougrad@gmail.com or 918-740-5771.   

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Monastic Moment

Posted on March 05, 2019 in: General News

Before Holy Week, take a moment….a Monastic Moment 2019:  Friday, April 12 6:30 pm – Sunday, April 14, noon A weekend experience of Benedictine life at St. Joseph Monastery For single Catholic women ages 18-35 who are open to God’s call to religious life. Spend time in prayer, reflection and conversation with the Sisters as we listen together to God’s word through lectio divina and liturgy. NO cost to participants. For more information and to register: stjomonastery@gmail.com or call Sr. Marie Therese: 918-289-9251.

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Discernment Opportunities

Posted on March 05, 2019 in: General News

Seminary Visit - Fr. David Webb and Fr. Sean O'Brien will be taking men to visit Conception Seminary in Conception, Missouri. April 6-8. RSVP to frmpratt3@gmail.com or call/text 918-884-4200.     Day of Discernment for women - The Religious Sisters of Mercy and the Franciscan Sisters of the Martyr St. George will be hosting discerning women on March 23 from 10am-4pm at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa. Email sistermariaamata@gmail.com to RSVP and for more info. See also attached flyer.   Nun Run - Fr. Brian O'Brien will be taking girls to visit the Franciscan Sisters...

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Wednesday Evening Mass During Lent

Posted on February 28, 2019 in: General News

Wednesday Evening Masses During Lent   During the season of Lent,  beginning March 13th, Mass will be offered in the chapel at 6:30 pm on Wednesday evenings.  Adoration will be available until 6:15 pm and again from 7-8 pm, immediately following Mass.   This Mass will be in addition to the daily 8:30 am morning Mass and is open to all.  

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LENT

Posted on February 28, 2019 in: General News

Ash Wednesday Mass Schedule - March 6 All Masses are in the Sanctuary 8:30 am 12:00 noon 7:00 pm Friday Night Lenten Dinner and Stations of the Cross Begin on Friday, March 8 Dinner at 6:00 provided by: Stations at 7:00  

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Sister's of St Francis Vocations

Posted on February 21, 2019 in: General News

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Angelic Warfare Confraternity

Posted on February 21, 2019 in: General News

ANGELIC WARFARE CONFRATERNITY                 Dominican priest Fr. James Brent will be coming to Tulsa the weekend of April 27 and 28. On Saturday at 10 am at St. Bernard's, Mass will be celebrated with Bishop Konderla followed by a special ceremony to bless marriages and families. On Sunday at 1 pm at St. Bernard's, Fr. James will give an overview of the Angelic Warfare Confraternity, a centuries-old fellowship to help Catholics pursue and promote chastity, followed by an opportunity for enrollment. Please see the Diocesan Facebook event...

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Clairvaux Club Lenten Retreat

Posted on February 21, 2019 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX CLUB LENTEN RETREAT Saturday, March 9        8:30-11:45 a.m. All women of our parish are invited to “JUST NOTICE” God in Your Life as we enter the Lenten season.  The retreat begins with Mass in the Chapel at 8:30, followed by breakfast in the Community Room.  Our presenter is Ken Coughlin: M.A. in Theology from Notre Dame, theology teacher/Theology Department Head for over 30 years at Bishop Kelley, retreat master throughout the Diocese of Tulsa.  The retreat will allow time for sharing and reflection.  Bring your Bible!  (and a pen...

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KOC PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Posted on February 21, 2019 in: General News

KofC Pancake Breakfast Benefiting Persecuted Christians   Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, March 10th between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. Proceeds from the breakfast will go towards supporting Persecuted Christians. We hope to see everyone there! For more information about KofC pancake breakfast events, please contact Jon Lawrence at mizzougrad@gmail.com or 918-740-5771.   

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Clairvaux Club

Posted on February 14, 2019 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX CLUB LENTEN RETREAT Saturday, March 9.  8:30-11:45                 All women of our parish are invited to “JUST NOTICE” God in Your Life as we enter the Lenten season.  The retreat begins with Mass in the Chapel at 8:30, followed by breakfast in the Community Room.  Our presenter is Ken Coughlin: M.A. in Theology from Notre Dame, theology teacher/Theology Department Head for over 30 years at Bishop Kelley, retreat master throughout the Diocese of Tulsa.  The retreat will allow time for sharing and refl...

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Parish Mission

Posted on February 14, 2019 in: General News

~~ JOIN the JOURNEY ~~ ST. BERNARD’s PARISH MISSION Fr. Stephen Dominic Hayes, OP is our presenter. March 3 - 5, 2019 7:00 pm each evening. Let’s fill the pews! Invite friends to join you in the pew. The Rosary (optional) will be prayed each evening before the mission. Refreshments following.  

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Blood Drive

Posted on February 14, 2019 in: General News

BLOOD DRIVE: The next parish blood drive will be held Sunday, February 24th from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm The Tulsa Red Cross is critically short of blood. Sign up at the table in the Commons or online at redcross.org/give-blood.  

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Angelic Warfare Save the Date

Posted on February 14, 2019 in: General News

ANGELIC WARFARE CONFRATERNITY                 Dominican priest Fr. James Brent will be coming to Tulsa the weekend of April 27 and 28. On Saturday at 10 am at St. Bernard's, Mass will be celebrated with Bishop Konderla followed by a special ceremony to bless marriages and families. On Sunday at 1 pm at St. Bernard's, Fr. James will give an overview of the Angelic Warfare Confraternity, a centuries-old fellowship to help Catholics pursue and promote chastity, followed by an opportunity for enrollment. Please see the Diocesan Facebook event...

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WOMAN OF ACHIEVEMENT

Posted on February 07, 2019 in: General News

Woman of Achievement                 Our 10th bi-annual Tulsa Diocesan Council of Catholic Women, "Woman of Achievement” will be held on March 21, 2019, at Church of Saint Benedict, 2200 West Ithica Street, Broken Arrow, OK.All parishes within the diocese were sent the information asking if they would like to participate. Most Rev. David Konderla, Rev. Bryan Brooks, and Msgr. Gregory Gier, DCCW Spiritual Advisor and visiting parish priests will concelebrate Mass. Anyone in the diocese is welcome to attend the day, where we celebrate th...

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Retrouvaille

Posted on February 07, 2019 in: General News

RETROUVAILLE                 Does your marriage need a tune up? Or even a major overhaul? Sometimes lines of communication break down and they need repair.  Sometimes our focus moves away from our marriage and family and needs a little redirection.  Have you ever thought to yourself, "How can I make my marriage better?"  If so, Retrouvaille can help.  It is a program for couples whose marriage has become off course.  It begins with a weekend that can help get your relationship back on track.  It has wo...

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Clairvaux Club

Posted on February 07, 2019 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX CLUB FEBRUARY 12 7:00 PM COMMUNITY ROOM FOR THE LOVE OF CHOCOLATE (AND WINE)! What a wonderful way to spend an evening with friends, pairing chocolate, wine and nibbles. All women of the parish are invited to join the Clairvaux Club for a wine pairing, presented by B&B Liquor and Warehouse. Learn tips on pairing foods you love!  

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Chocolate Lover's Festival

Posted on February 07, 2019 in: General News

CHOCOLATE LOVERS’ FESTIVAL IN THE GYM                 Sunday is the Chocolate Lovers’ Festival in the gym for the Religious Education Program.  This is an annual fund raiser every year before Valentine’s Day for extras for the program.  Please join us after the 8:30 am Mass and the 11:15 am Mass !!  Support our children’s program.  Thank you for baking and bringing and buying.    

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Retrouvaille

Posted on January 31, 2019 in: General News

RETROUVAILLE                 Does your marriage need a tune up? Or even a major overhaul? Sometimes lines of communication break down and they need repair.  Sometimes our focus moves away from our marriage and family and needs a little redirection.  Have you ever thought to yourself, "How can I make my marriage better?"  If so, Retrouvaille can help.  It is a program for couples whose marriage has become off course.  It begins with a weekend that can help get your relationship back on track.  It has wo...

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Clairvaux Club

Posted on January 31, 2019 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX CLUB FEBRUARY 12 7:00 PM COMMUNITY ROOM FOR THE LOVE OF CHOCOLATE (AND WINE)! What a wonderful way to spend an evening with friends, pairing chocolate, wine and nibbles. All women of the parish are invited to join the Clairvaux Club for a wine pairing, presented by B&B Liquor and Warehouse. Learn tips on pairing foods you love this Valentine’s Day!  

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Catholic Boot Camp

Posted on January 31, 2019 in: General News

6 sessions of basic training for discipleship, presented by Deacon Tim Sullivan. Beginning Tuesday, February 19, 7:00 pm, Room F-1

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Parish Directory

Posted on January 31, 2019 in: General News

PARISH DIRECTORY Reserve your spot!!!! Scheduling of photo sessions begins this weekend in the Commons.  Schedule your appointment on-line or in person right away!  Photo sessions available                                   March 21st through April 6.    Online Sign-up for your Parish Directory is NOW available at:   https://booknow-lifetouch.appointment-plus.com/yl99n63k/ .     We are very excite...

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Pancake breakfast

Posted on January 31, 2019 in: General News

KOFC Pancake Breakfast  FUNDS FOR HABITAT HOUSE                 Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, February 3rd between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. Net proceeds from this month's breakfast will be donated to Habitat For Humanity in honor of Deacon Richard Campbell and the memory of Caroline Campbell. We hope to see everyone there! For more information about KofC pancake breakfast events, please contact Jon Lawrence at&...

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NAMI

Posted on January 23, 2019 in: General News

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is bringing their nationally recognized  Family-to-Family Education Program to St. Bernard's.  This 12-week course is designed to help families and close friends of persons with mental illness. Classes will be held on Mondays starting February 4 and run thru April 22 here at St. Bernard's.  Meeting time is 12:00 - 2:30 PM.  There is no cost to participants but pre-registration is required for adequate class materials.  For more information or to register, contact NAMI Tulsa at 918-587-6264.   

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OCWC

Posted on January 23, 2019 in: General News

OCWC                 Registration is now open for the Oklahoma Catholic Women’s Conference. This year’s conference will be held on Saturday, February 23 at the Embassy Suites in Norman. The speakers will include author and speaker Dr. Mary Amore, author and editor Woodeen Koenig-Bricker and wife, mother and musician Michelle Workman. Registration for the conference is $65 through Feb. 1 and includes lunch, Mass with Bishop Konderla, Reconciliation and vendors. To register go to www.OCWConference.com  

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Parish Directory

Posted on January 23, 2019 in: General News

PARISH DIRECTORY Reserve your spot!!!!   Online Sign-up for your Parish Directory is NOW available at https://booknow-lifetouch.appointment-plus.com/yl99n63k/ .   Scheduling your photo session begins on the weekend of February 9/10 in the Commons.  Photo sessions are March 21 through April 6.  Schedule your appointment on-line or in person right away!   We are very excited to be working with Lifetouch on this  directory and know all will want to be included in this publication!  The directory is a great tool to link our parish together  - we don’t want a...

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Angelic Warfare Save the Date

Posted on January 18, 2019 in: General News

Angelic Warfare Co-Fraternity Events held at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church – 4001 E 101st Street Tulsa, OK 74137 – Learn more about this movement here:  http://www.angelicwarfareconfraternity.org/   April 27 2019, 10AM: Mass and Day of Blessings for marriages and families at St. Bernard's Church with Bishop Konderla and Fr. James Brent, OP. Begins at 10 am. Fr. James is an Eastern Province Dominican who is Assistant Professor of Philosophy for the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception at the Dominican House of Studies. He is also Director of the Eastern Province Angelic...

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Retrouvaille

Posted on January 17, 2019 in: General News

Does your marriage need a tune up? Or even a major overhaul? Sometimes lines of communication break down and they need repair.  Sometimes our focus moves away from our marriage and family and needs a little redirection.  Have you ever thought to yourself, "How can I make my marriage better?"  If so, Retrouvaille can help.  It is a program for couples whose marriage has become off course.  It begins with a weekend that can help get your relationship back on track.  It has worked for thousands of couples and it can work for your marriage.  For more information about the next ...

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KOC PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Posted on January 17, 2019 in: General News

Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, February 3rd between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. Net proceeds from this month's breakfast will be donated to Habitat For Humanity in honor of Deacon Richard Campbell and the memory of Caroline Campbell. We hope to see everyone there! For more information about KofC pancake breakfast events, please contact Jon Lawrence at mizzougrad@gmail.com or 918-740-5771.  

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ALTAR SERVER TRAINING   Our next training session will be Saturday, February 16th from 8 am to noon.   This class is open to all, fourth grade and older.  Please call the Parish Life office to reserve your spot for this special morning.  What a wonderful opportunity to help the Parish by serving at the Altar of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.  

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Dr Ray Guarendi

Posted on January 11, 2019 in: General News

Dr Ray Guarendi

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St. Michael Catholic Radio Presents
Dr. Ray Guarendi
Free Event

February 15, 2019
Dinner @ 6pm, Talk @ 7pm
Holy Family Cathedral - 122 W 8th St. Tulsa OK

Visit www.StMichaelRadio.com for more information

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Cursillo Weekends

Posted on January 08, 2019 in: General News

Cursillo Weekends
Are you living a fully Catholic Christian Life? Live a Cursillo Weekend and equip yourself with the tools and community to do so. Men’s Cursillo Weekend will be February 7-10 in Okmulgee at St. Anthony’s Church.  Please contact Steve Krause spkrause@aol.com or 918-260-6905 for more information.  Women’s Cursillo Weekend will be April 25-28 at St. Anthony’s in Okmulgee.  Please contact Karen at karen@golifemobilemedical.com or 918-625-3205 for more information.

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St Francis Volunteers

Posted on January 08, 2019 in: General News

Begin 2019 with a Healthy Mind & Spirit at Saint Francis Health System. It has been said that people who volunteer feel better---physically, mentally, and emotionally. Saint Francis volunteers tell us that they are convinced their health is better due to volunteer activities within the health system. Carrying out the Saint Francis Health System mission, “to extend the presence and healing ministry of Christ in all we do”, is their desire. In all the pathways you take to good health, being a volunteer can help to make a meaningful difference. Saint Francis Health System values your time, your compassion a...

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MOUR

Posted on January 08, 2019 in: General News

MOUR                 2019 MOUR STARTS JANUARY 16 The first session of the 2019 Men of the Upper Room group is January 16th in the St. Bernard gym with Bishop Emeritus Slattery as our speaker.  We will again kick-off with a Hot Breakfast served from 5:45 AM to 6:15 AM, when Bishop Slattery's presentation begins.  The meetings are held most Wednesdays into April, and are over by 7:15 AM.  This year's theme is "Achieving Holiness".  No need to sign up if you haven't already done so; just show up and we wi...

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9 Days for Life

Posted on January 08, 2019 in: General News

Tulsa March for Life January 13th   The March begins on the steps of Holy Family Cathedral in Downtown Tulsa at 1 p.m.  The keynote speaker this year is Dr. Monica Miller.   Additionally join thousands of Catholics nationwide in the annual pro-life novena, 9 Days for Life, Monday January 14 – Tuesday, January 22.  Pray for the respect of all human life with daily intentions, brief reflections, and more.  Download a free mobile app, or sign up to receive the novena through daily emails or text message.  A printable version is also available online and in the commons at the b...

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St Gregory's Abbey

Posted on January 08, 2019 in: General News

Do you think God may be calling you to monastic life at St. Gregory's Abbey? Come and see. Single Catholic men 18-35 are encouraged to join us for a Come and See Weekend. Our next weekend is February 15-17th.  Please contact Fr. Boniface at vocations@monksok.org to make arrangements.   The next Day of Reflection at St. Gregory's Abbey will be January 19th. Abbot Lawrence Stasyszen, O.S.B. will present "Through the Year With Mary."  The Blessed Virgin Mary is the perfect model of Christian Discipleship and from the earliest centuries, the Church has celebrated pivotal moments of her li...

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White Mass Feb 2

Posted on January 03, 2019 in: General News

Bishop Konderla will offer a White Mass for physicians on Saturday evening, February 2, 2019, to which all the physicians of eastern Oklahoma are invited. The Mass will be celebrated at the Saint Francis Hospital chapel at 5 pm with a reception to follow. Doctors are invited to wear their white coats. Spouses are invited. RSVP to the tulsacma@gmail.com.  

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Clairvaux Club

Posted on January 03, 2019 in: General News

To All Women of St. Bernard's Catholic Church   you are invited to join St. Bernard's Clairvaux Club on Thursday, January 17th, at 7:00 PM, as we welcome Bishop Konderla speak on “Current Events in our Church, and Hope” The Clairvaux Club, first meeting of the year, will be held in the community room. Please join us as we welcome Bishop Konderla to our church for his wonderful message of hope within the Catholic Church  

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2019-2020 Scholarship

Posted on January 03, 2019 in: General News

2019-2020 Scholarship     Please see our website link for the 2019-2020 Catholic University Scholarship application.  

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Bulletin

Posted on December 28, 2018 in: General News

Each year , our Christmas bulletin is the last of the calendar year. Our next bulletin will be published for Jan 6, 2019. Have a Happy New Year.

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WOMAN OF ACHIEVEMENT

Posted on December 28, 2018 in: General News

Tulsa Diocesan Council of Catholic Women Woman of Achievement                   On March 21, 2019, The Tulsa Diocesan Council of Catholic Women will honor one of the many outstanding women, from each parish in our Diocese, for her contribution to her Church and society. By their actions, people would know they have the characteristics of a Christian woman. Women of St. Bernard’s, you have the opportunity to nominate a woman from our parish who exemplifies the characteristics of a Christian Woman. Please provide your nomination, b...

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Tulsa March for Life

Posted on December 26, 2018 in: General News

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March for Life

Posted on December 14, 2018 in: General News

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St Francis Volunteers

Posted on December 07, 2018 in: General News

Begin 2019 with a Healthy Mind & Spirit at Saint Francis Health System                 It has been said that people who volunteer feel better---physically, mentally, and emotionally. Saint Francis volunteers tell us that they are convinced their health is better due to volunteer activities within the health system. Carrying out the Saint Francis Health System mission, “to extend the presence and healing ministry of Christ in all we do”, is their desire. In all the pathways you take to good health, being a volunteer can help ...

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BK Placement Test

Posted on December 03, 2018 in: General News

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Vocations

Posted on October 04, 2018 in: General News

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Healing Prayer Night

Posted on September 28, 2018 in: General News

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Retrouvaille

Posted on August 24, 2018 in: General News

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Go Life

Posted on August 23, 2018 in: General News

GO LIFE NEEDS YOUR HELP On August 25th & 26th, Go Life Mobile Medical will be visiting St. Bernard Parish with their "Fill the Baby Bottle Campaign." We are asking you to take a baby bottle home, fill it with your spare change, cash, or check, and bring it back the following weekend.  Your donations help fund free pregnancy tests, limited ultrasounds, and other valuable, life-affirming services and resources. Go Life Mobile Medical is a pro-life organization that helps women in unplanned pregnancies and uses mobile medical clinics to reach women in need. Learn about our ministry and receive in...

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Life Hour

Posted on August 15, 2018 in: General News

Could you pray with us one Life Hour?                 A Life Hour is an hour praying in the Garden of Hope for the women entering the abortion clinic across the street to choose life. Planned Parenthood has stated that when there is a peaceful, prayerful presence outside the facility, their cancellation rate can go as high as 75%!! So we want to cover every hour the abortion clinic is open from 7:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., M-F. Sign up for one Life Hour per month (or more) to help save lives in our community....

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Go Life

Posted on August 10, 2018 in: General News

GO LIFE NEEDS YOUR HELP On August 25th & 26th, Go Life Mobile Medical will be visiting St. Bernard Parish with their "Fill the Baby Bottle Campaign." We are asking you to take a baby bottle home, fill it with your spare change, cash, or check, and bring it back the following weekend.  Your donations help fund free pregnancy tests, limited ultrasounds, and other valuable, life-affirming services and resources. Go Life Mobile Medical is a pro-life organization that helps women in unplanned pregnancies and uses mobile medical clinics to reach women in need. Learn about our ministry and receive in...

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Retrouvaille

Posted on August 07, 2018 in: General News

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Fr Hasenkamp- Unbound

Posted on August 02, 2018 in: General News

  UNBOUND                                                                                        On behalf of Unbound I want to thank Msgr. Gaalaas, Father Thomas and all the parishioners of St. Bernard’s Parish fo...

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Cursillo

Posted on July 26, 2018 in: General News

The next Women’s English Cursillo Weekend will be at St. Anthony Parish in Okmulgee. Cursillo is a three-day weekend that teaches a method to grow in holiness, continued spiritual formation and to live the New Evangelization.  For more information contact tulsacursillo@gmail.com or Jennifer Herman at 918-630-6246 .  

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The Domestic Church

Posted on July 26, 2018 in: General News

“The Domestic Church” On Saturday, August 18, you are encouraged to participate in the Catechetical Conference, “The Domestic Church”  featuring renowned speakers Dr. Scott Hahn and Kimberly Hahn. Hector Molina from Casting Nets Ministries is also presenting. The conference is at the Marriott Hotel, Southern Hills.  Registration information is available at 018catecheticalconference.eventbrite.com.  Cost is $20.00.  

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Triviafest

Posted on July 26, 2018 in: General News

  SAVE THE DATE                 TRIVAFEST 2018 SAVE THE DATE! SATURDAY NOVEMBER 3, 2018 Doors open at 6:00pm. Game starts at 7:00pm Watch future bulletins for further details  Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus  

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BK Golf Tournament

Posted on July 26, 2018 in: General News

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Healing and Prayer

Posted on July 25, 2018 in: General News

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Diaconal celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Permanent Diaconate Join in the celebration of the Deacons’vocational calling at Holy Family Cathedral on August 10, 2018 Feast of Saint Lawrence Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Konderla at 6:30 pm

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Thank you to St. Bernard’s From Fr. VINCE   Dear Monsignor Gaalaas and Parishioners at St. Bernard of Clairvaux,   Words cannot describe my heartfelt thanks for all the work, time, and energy you all put into my ordination weekend. There were so many moving parts, so many volunteers, so many people giving of themselves to make the First Mass of Thanksgiving and Reception a success. And what a success it was! It was an incredibly memorable evening that touched the hearts of so many people who came. So many people came up to me afterwards and remarked on how joyous and beautiful the whole evening ...

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Toys for Tots

Posted on July 18, 2018 in: General News

TOY COLLECTION                 The Knights of Columbus Council #11959, & the Tulsa Diocese Chapter of the Knights-on-Bikes are hosting a COMMUNITY EVENT Toy Collection-Drive called, “Christmas in July” for this year’s  U.S. Marine Corp. Toys-For-Tots Campaign.   We are asking the parishioners  of St. Bernard of Clairvaux Parish that wish to donate to this endeavor to please bring any new-&-unwrapped toy of their choosing to the Commons before &/or after the Masses through ...

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Rachel's Vineyard Retreat

Posted on July 18, 2018 in: General News

RACHEL’S VINEYARD RETREATS                 Please take a few minutes to learn more about Rachel’s Vineyard retreats. The next English speaking retreat is October 19-21,2018. The EOC said it was earlier in the month and we have had to change the date.  I have attached the application and it can also be completed on line at:   https://cceok.org/rachel%E2%80%99s-vineyard-retreats-registration-questionnaire  

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Baptism Class July 26

Posted on July 18, 2018 in: General News

BAPTISM CLASS                 Our next Baptism class is going to be held on Thursday, July 26, at 7:00 p.m. in the community room.  If you are planning a Baptism in the next  couple of months, call the office and let us know you plan to attend the class.  

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2019 ACTS RETREATS

Posted on July 12, 2018 in: General News

2019 ACTS Retreats                 Save the date for the Winter 2019 St. Bernard’s ACTS retreats: Jan. 24-27 for the women, and Feb. 28-March 3 for the men. Both retreats will take place at Camp Loughridge in west Tulsa. Registration forms will be coming soon. Everyone is warmly invited to sign up for a weekend geared to adoration, community, theology and service (acronym “ACTS”), presented by volunteer teams from St. Bernard’s. Mark your calendars now so that you can take part in retreats designed to build faith in God an...

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CLAIRVAUX BOOK CLUB

Posted on July 12, 2018 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX BOOK CLUB “THE FRIENDSHIP PROJECT”                 If you need a great new book for your summer reading list, the Clairvaux Club recommends “The Friendship Project: the Catholic Woman’s Guide to Making and Keeping Fabulous, Faith-filled Friends.” A meeting to discuss the book is set for 7pm Thursday, Oct. 4 in the community room. The chapters tell about pairs of friends – such as Sts. Gertrude & Matilda, Sts. Perpetua & Felicity, and Ruth & Naomi – who emulate the virtues that the au...

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REPORT OF PEACE & JUSTICE MINISTRY DISTRIBUTIONS: A report of distributions made by the parish Peace & Justice Ministry during the past year is enclosed with this bulletin. It can also be found at our website at stbernardspeaceandjustice.org.  

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Grief Ministry

Posted on July 05, 2018 in: General News

Grief Ministry Beginning on July 12 “Grieving with Great Hope” sessions are held on  Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:30 pm in Room G-8 beginning July 12.  These classes are for anyone who has lost a loved one and would like to have this time to learn and work through the grief process. It is open to all, whether or not they are a St. Bernard’s Parishioner. Registration is available on the parish website’s home page http://www.stbernardstulsa.org  or by contacting the Parish Life Office.  Forms are also found in the Commons under the monitor.  

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Bulletin Advertising

Posted on July 05, 2018 in: General News

BULLETIN ADVERTISING                 Please consider advertising your business in our bulletin in order for us to continue printing this valuable means of communication! It’s time to renew our existing Bulletin advertisers and sign-up new ones.Please e-mail Rey Barron at rbarron@diocesan.com or call 512.577.9411  

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Pilgrimage to the National Shrine   of the Infant Jesus of Prague       Discover (or rediscover) the National Shrine of the Infant Jesus of Prague at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Prague, Okla., on Sunday, July 22. We will leave in carpools from St. Bernard’s in time to participate in prayers at 10:20am and the 11am Mass at St. Wenceslaus.       The trip will include a lunch prepared by St. Wenceslaus parishioners. Watch the bulletin for more details and a link to the novena that will begin July 17. If you would like to...

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Why do Catholics venerate holy images? Sunday, July 8, 9:45-10:45, room G-8 Deacon candidate J Thomas and his wife Kelsey will give a presentation explaining the Catholic practice of honoring holy images and statues. Specifically, the Thomas’ will explain the history behind of the Infant Jesus of Prague. It’s a great preparation for the pilgrimage to Prague, Okla., on July 22. 

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Grief Ministry

Posted on June 29, 2018 in: General News

Grief Ministry Beginning on July 12 “Grieving with Great Hope” sessions are held on  Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:30 pm in Room G-8 beginning July 12.  These classes are for anyone who has lost a loved one and would like to have this time to learn and work through the grief process. It is open to all, whether or not they are a St. Bernard’s Parishioner. Registration is available on the parish website’s home page http://www.stbernardstulsa.org  or by contacting the Parish Life Office.  Forms are also found in the Commons under the monitor.  

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Save the Dates

Posted on June 29, 2018 in: General News

~Save these dates~ August 11, 9:00 to 12:00 noon Morning of Caring at St. Bernard’s   August 17 – 19 “Bernardfest” Weekend Watch for details on upcoming events. A planning meeting is set for July 9 at 3:30.   August 25 & 26 Volunteer Ministry Fair This fair features the ministry groups available at St. Bernard’s.  

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4th of July

Posted on June 29, 2018 in: General News

The parish offices will be closed this Wednesday for Independence Day. There will be no Adoration. There will be a Mass at 8:30 a.m in the chapel. 

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2nd Collection

Posted on June 29, 2018 in: General News

The second collection this week is for Peter's Pence

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Toys for Tots

Posted on June 21, 2018 in: General News

TOY COLLECTION            The Knights of Columbus Council #11959, & the Tulsa Diocese Chapter of the Knights-on-Bikes are hosting a COMMUNITY EVENT Toy Collection-Drive called, “Christmas in July” for this year’s  U.S. Marine Corp. Toys-For-Tots Campaign.   We are asking the parishioners  of St. Bernard of Clairvaux Parish that wish to donate to this endeavor to please bring any new-&-unwrapped toy of their choosing to the Commons before &/or after the Masses through the month of July.  Membe...

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Go Life Sidewalk Advocates

Posted on June 21, 2018 in: General News

GO LIFE NEEDS SIDEWALK ADVOCATES - Free Training Provided            Come learn the peaceful, prayerful method of sidewalk advocacy from Sidewalk Advocates for Life and help women and men entering the Tulsa abortion center to choose life! We offer a compassionate, law-abiding method that is woman-oriented and credited with saving thousands of lives at abortion centers across the U.S. and beyond!  This free training will be held on July 7 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at St. Pius Catholic Church, 1727 S. 75th E. Ave, Tulsa.  If you would like to lea...

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Grief Ministry

Posted on June 21, 2018 in: General News

Grief Ministry Beginning on July 12 “Grieving with Great Hope” sessions are held on  Thursday evenings from 6:30-8:30 pm in Room G-8 beginning on July 12.  These classes are for anyone who has lost a loved one and would like to have this time to learn and work through the grief process. Registration is available on the parish website’s home page http://www.stbernardstulsa.org  or by contacting the Parish Life Office.  Form are also found in the Commons

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SECOND COLLECTION—HABITAT HOUSE: Our second collection this weekend is for our sponsorship of Habitat House #20. We need $55,000 to continue our annual sponsorship of a Habitat House in Tulsa. Please be generous for this wonderful parish ministry.  

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SHRINE OF THE INFANT JESUS OF PRAGUE                 Save the date for a pilgrimage to the National Shrine of the Infant Jesus of Prague at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Prague, Okla., on Sunday, July 22. We will leave in carpools from St. Bernard’s in time to participate in prayers at 10:20am and the 11am Mass at St. Wenceslaus. The trip will include a potluck lunch prepared by St. Wenceslaus parishioners, and access to the shrine and church grounds and gift shop. Watch the bulletin for more details and a link to the novena that will b...

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Prayer for our Fathers

Posted on June 14, 2018 in: General News

Prayer for our Fathers Dear heavenly Father, we approach you today on behalf of our fathers.  We thank you for the way you have knitted families together, giving the biblical instruction, that fathers are the head of the home. Help fathers to be obedient to Your structure and Your order so that our children will not suffer. Lord we pray especially for our fathers and we commit them to You.  God will you help them to lead and guide their families; will you give them supernatural strength to deal with the challenges that they may face on a day to day basis? Empower them to be all that You have called them to ...

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Go Life Sidewalk Advocates

Posted on June 14, 2018 in: General News

GO LIFE NEEDS SIDEWALK ADVOCATES - Free Training Provided                 Come learn the peaceful, prayerful method of sidewalk advocacy from Sidewalk Advocates for Life and help women and men entering the Tulsa abortion center to choose life! We offer a compassionate, law-abiding method that is woman-oriented and credited with saving thousands of lives at abortion centers across the U.S. and beyond!  This free training will be held on July 7 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at St. Pius Catholic Church, 1727 S. 75th E. Ave, Tulsa.&...

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Discernment Opportunities

Posted on June 07, 2018 in: General News

Discernment Opportunities! High School and College age men are invited to join the seminarians of the diocese for evenings of food, discussion, and learning how to grow closer to Christ in order to discern ones vocation well. These great evenings will be from 6pm-8:30pm. June 14, June 28, July 12, and July 26 at the church of St. Mary's in Tulsa. July 19th at St. Francis Xavier in Stillwater and a Hike on August 11th (place TBD). Contact Jon Fincher at jpfinch16@gmail.com for more info .  

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Go Life Sidewalk Advocates

Posted on June 07, 2018 in: General News

GO LIFE NEEDS SIDEWALK ADVOCATES - Free Training Provided                 Come learn the peaceful, prayerful method of sidewalk advocacy from Sidewalk Advocates for Life and help women and men entering the Tulsa abortion center to choose life! We offer a compassionate, law-abiding method that is woman-oriented and credited with saving thousands of lives at abortion centers across the U.S. and beyond!  This free training will be held on July 7 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at St. Pius Catholic Church, 1727 S. 75th E. Ave, Tulsa.&...

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The Love Challenge

Posted on June 04, 2018 in: General News

The Love Challenge                 St. Bernard's has accepted The Center of Family Love's challenge to adopt a resident and raise funds to offset yearly expenses. The Center of Family Love is a 24 hour facility in Okarche, Oklahoma  that serves intellectually and physically disabled adults. Monsignor Gaalaas sits on the board of the Center. Our resident is Jeffrey. Jeffrey has lived at the Center for 5 years. He loves the Thunder, coloring, and the color red. Please visit our Jeffrey table in the gathering space to see our adopted br...

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The Love Challenge

Posted on June 04, 2018 in: General News

The Love Challenge                 St. Bernard's has accepted The Center of Family Love's challenge to adopt a resident and raise funds to offset yearly expenses. The Center of Family Love is a 24 hour facility in Okarche, Oklahoma  that serves intellectually and physically disabled adults. Monsignor Gaalaas sits on the board of the Center. Our resident is Jeffrey. Jeffrey has lived at the Center for 5 years. He loves the Thunder, coloring, and the color red. Please visit our Jeffrey table in the gathering space to see our adopted br...

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Go Life Sidewalk Advocates

Posted on May 31, 2018 in: General News

GO LIFE NEEDS SIDEWALK ADVOCATES - Free Training Provided                 Come learn the peaceful, prayerful method of sidewalk advocacy from Sidewalk Advocates for Life and help women and men entering the Tulsa abortion center to choose life! We offer a compassionate, law-abiding method that is woman-oriented and credited with saving thousands of lives at abortion centers across the U.S. and beyond!  This free training will be held on July 7 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at St. Pius Catholic Church, 1727 S. 75th E. Ave, Tulsa.&...

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The Love Challenge

Posted on May 24, 2018 in: General News

The Love Challenge          St. Bernard's has accepted The Center of Family Love's challenge to adopt a resident and raise funds to offset yearly expenses. The Center of Family Love is a 24 hour facility in Okarche, Oklahoma  that serves intellectually and physically disabled adults. Monsignor Gaalaas sits on the board of the Center. Our resident is Jeffrey. Jeffrey has lived at the Center for 5 years. He loves the Thunder, coloring, and the color red. Please visit our Jeffrey table in the gathering space to see our adopted brother in Christ. The Love Challenge l...

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Summer Reading

Posted on May 24, 2018 in: General News

VOLUNTEERS FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM: The day for St. Bernard’s Day to assist campers at Metropolitan Baptist Church, 1228 W. Apache in north Tulsa has been moved and will be between June 25-28. We need volunteers to read with the campers in the morning, provide snacks, or prepare lunch or dinner for approximately 12 interns. For more information, call the Peace & Justice Office.  

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Acrylic Painting Class

Posted on May 24, 2018 in: General News

ACRYLIC PAINTING CLASS                 Nadia Shahwan will be teaching an acrylic painting class  here at St Bernard’s each Wednesday beginning June 6 from 10 a.m. to noon. The weekly materials fee is $10. To register or for more information contact her  at 918-720-9311

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The Love Challenge

Posted on May 21, 2018 in: General News

The Love Challenge          St. Bernard's has accepted The Center of Family Love's challenge to adopt a resident and raise funds to offset yearly expenses. The Center of Family Love is a 24 hour facility in Okarche, Oklahoma  that serves intellectually and physically disabled adults. Monsignor Gaalaas sits on the board of the Center. Our resident is Jeffrey. Jeffrey has lived at the Center for 5 years. He loves the Thunder, coloring, and the color red. Please visit our Jeffrey table in the gathering space to see our adopted brother in Christ. The Love Challenge l...

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Corpus Christi

Posted on May 17, 2018 in: General News

CORPUS CHRISTI The Diocesan Corpus Christi Vespers & Procession will take place at Holy Family Cathedral on May 31st at 7:00pm: “Dare to praise Him as much as you can!” ~ Lauda Sion, Sequence for Corpus Christi. All are invited to participate in the Diocesan Corpus Christi Vespers & Procession scheduled to take place on Thursday evening, May 31st at 7:00pm at Holy Family Cathedral. Join fellow Catholics in publicly proclaiming our Eucharistic faith as we follow the King of kings through the streets of downtown. Afterwards, there will be an ice cream social and festivity.  

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Dynamic Catholic Presents   PASSION & PURPOSE for MARRIAGE   Featuring Author and Speaker Dr. Alan Hunt     June 9, 2018           9:00 am to 1:30 pm     Parish of Christ the King, Tulsa Tickets are $25 per person. Order online at DynamicCatholic.com or by phone at 859-980-7900.  

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2018 Dinner Extravaganza

Posted on May 11, 2018 in: General News

2018 Dinner Extravaganza  Congratulations to the winner of the 2018 Mustang- Hau Rau. Thank you for another successful year and especially the great charities which benefit from the event.                                 Dinner Extravaganza Committee 

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Dynamic Catholic Presents   PASSION & PURPOSE for MARRIAGE   Featuring Author and Speaker Dr. Alan Hunt     June 9, 2018           9:00 am to 1:30 pm     Parish of Christ the King, Tulsa Tickets are $25 per person. Order online at DynamicCatholic.com or by phone at 859-980-7900.  

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Mother's Day 2nd Collection

Posted on May 11, 2018 in: General News

SECOND COLLECTION FOR MAY 12/13: The Second Collection this Mothers’ Day weekend is now a shared collection for Birthright of Tulsa and Go Life Mobile. Both organizations provide free services to new and expectant mothers and are valuable resources for protecting and preserving life in our community.  

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Diocesean Novena

Posted on May 07, 2018 in: General News

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Grief Ministry

Posted on May 02, 2018 in: General News

Grief Ministry Starting this Summer Starting on July 12, Grief Ministry sessions will be offered on Thursday evenings at 6:30 pm.  These classes are for anyone who has lost a loved one and would like to have this time to learn and work through the process of grief.  These classes are open to anyone.  

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Flourishing

Posted on May 02, 2018 in: General News

FLOURISHING A Women’s Retreat May 11-12 Women from all across the diocese and of all ages are invited to St. Anne’s Parish in Broken Arrow for a two-day retreat. Accomplished author Sarah Christmyer and certified spiritual director Heather Makowicz will be speaking on spiritual growth. Times for prayer and celebration of the Eucharist and Sacrament of Reconciliation are included. Meals are provided and childcare is available first come, first serve. To register, call St. Anne’s Parish at 918-251-4000 or contact Mary Frances for more information

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Prolife

Posted on May 02, 2018 in: General News

SECOND COLLECTION FOR MAY 12/13: The Second Collection on Mothers’ Day weekend is now a shared collection for Birthright of Tulsa and Go Life Mobile. Both organizations provide free services to new and expectant mothers and are valuable resources for protecting and preserving life in our community.  

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ST. JOHN CLINIC TO HOLD GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION AT NEW JENKS LOCATION   WHAT:           St. John Clinic will celebrate the grand opening of its new Jenks location at 220 South Elm with a blessing ceremony and community tours. Guests and local leaders will get a firsthand look at the 24,900 square-foot facility, built on the former Reasor’s location, which will provide primary care, urgent care and lab services to residents in Jenks and the surrounding area.   Guests can also take advantage of free blood pressure checks and diabetes risk as...

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The Prince and The Pauper

Posted on April 27, 2018 in: General News

The Prince & the Pauper will be presented at the Broken Arrow Community Playhouse by the Classical Catholic Drama Club May 3-5.  You may purchase tickets at: www.classicalcatholicdrama.org/.  10% of all ticket sales will be donated to Catholic Charities.    

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Pentecost Praise Event

Posted on April 27, 2018 in: General News

Pentecost Praise Event                 Save the date: On May 20, Pentecost Sunday, the five parishes in the Tulsa ACTS Chapter will come together to rejoice in the Holy Spirit. Family members, friends and all parishioners are invited to help celebrate the birthday of the Catholic Church! The special gathering begins at 6:30pm at St. Bernard’s. Wear red, be filled with the Spirit, and raise up songs and praise during this hour-long worship event. A reception will follow in the gym.  

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Flourishing

Posted on April 27, 2018 in: General News

FLOURISHING A Women’s Retreat May 11-12              Women from all across the diocese and of all ages are invited to St. Anne’s Parish in Broken Arrow for a two-day retreat. Accomplished author Sarah Christmyer and certified spiritual director Heather Makowicz will be speaking on spiritual growth. Times for prayer and celebration of the Eucharist and Sacrament of Reconciliation are included. Meals are provided and childcare is available first come, first serve.   To register, call St. Anne’s Parish at 918-251-4000 or cont...

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Job Opening at Holy Family

Posted on April 26, 2018 in: General News

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Poverty Simulation

Posted on April 20, 2018 in: General News

POVERTY SIMULATION            Parishioners from St. Bernard’s are teaming up with Catholic Charities to launch an educational program that simulates the problems of poverty. Starting in June, workshops will be presented to churches, schools and groups in an effort to raise awareness about the day-to-day challenges faced by families with low income.  Each presentation requires 25 trained volunteers. One-hour training sessions will be offered at 2pm on Sunday, April 29, in room G8 at St. Bernard’s, and also at 7pm Wednesday, May 9.   F...

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Parish Council Nominations

Posted on April 18, 2018 in: General News

Nominations forms for Parish Council can be found in the pews the next two weekends.  Please feel free to nominate yourself or two others.  Forms will be accepted thru April 30 and can be deposited in box found on the credenza in the Commons, or via email to the Parish Life office. 

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Poverty Simulation

Posted on April 12, 2018 in: General News

POVERTY SIMULATION Parishioners from St. Bernard’s are teaming up with Catholic Charities to launch an educational program that simulates the problems of poverty. Starting in June, workshops will be presented to churches, schools and groups in an effort to raise awareness and understanding about the day-to-day challenges faced by families with low income. Each presentation requires 25 volunteers to act out the parts of banker, social worker, teacher, police and other characters at various stations such as: utility company, pawn shop, mortgage company, jail, and daycare. Opportunities for volunteers are flexible...

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KofC Pancake Breakfast - Benefiting Seminarians          Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, April 15th between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. Proceeds from this month's breakfast will go towards supporting Seminarians. We hope to see everyone there! For more information about KofC pancake breakfast events, please contact Jon Lawrence at mizzougrad@gmail.com or 918-740-5771.   

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Pentecost Praise Event

Posted on April 12, 2018 in: General News

Pentecost Praise Event                 Save the date: On May 20, Pentecost Sunday, the five parishes in the Tulsa ACTS Chapter will come together to rejoice in the Holy Spirit. Family members, friends and all parishioners are invited to help celebrate the birthday of the Catholic Church! The special gathering begins at 6:30pm at St. Bernard’s. Wear red, be filled with the Spirit, and raise up songs and praise during this hour-long worship event. A reception will follow in the gym.  

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Diocesan Women's Bible Study

Posted on April 12, 2018 in: General News

The Diocesan Women's Bible Study would like to invite all ladies of the Diocese of Tulsa and their guests to join us in our annual Spring Retreat.  Join us for a Day of Reflection. Topic:  The Kerygma:  Proclaiming Jesus is Lord According to St Luke Speaker:  Fr Bryan Brooks, pastor of Church of the Madalene Tulsa, OK When: May 9, 2018, 9am -1:30pm Where:  Church of the Madalene, Harvard & 22nd St., Tulsa, OK Cost: $20, this includes a catered lunch Reservations: Contact Mary Hall at 918-497-2063 or email mnhall74@att.net to make reservations.  Final date for reservat...

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Go Life

Posted on April 04, 2018 in: General News

GO LIFE                 A Life Hour is an hour praying in the Garden of Hope for the women entering the abortion clinic across the street. Former abortion clinic workers have stated that business decreases when people are praying outside. So we want to cover every hour the abortion clinic is open with our peaceful, prayerful presence from 7:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., M-F. Sign up for one Life Hour per week OR per month to help save lives and end abortion in our community.To add your name to the schedule...

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Pentecost Praise Event

Posted on April 04, 2018 in: General News

Pentecost Praise Event                 Save the date: On May 20, Pentecost Sunday, the five parishes in the Tulsa ACTS Chapter will come together to rejoice in the Holy Spirit. Family members, friends and all parishioners are invited to help celebrate the birthday of the Catholic Church! The special gathering begins at 6:30pm at St. Bernard’s. Wear red, be filled with the Spirit, and raise up songs and praise during this hour-long worship event. A reception will follow in the gym.  

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Dinner Extravaganza

Posted on March 29, 2018 in: General News

DINNER EXTRAVAGANZA                 Celebrate Cinco de Mayo this year at the St. Bernard's Dinner Extravaganza.  Did you know that in addition to a wonderful dinner, great music, 100 raffle drawings (one for a new Mustang), and a varied silent auction of over 100 items, all attendees receive gifts ?  Coupons for a free appetizer or dessert are handed out at check-in.  Restaurants participating this year are Bonefish Grill; Carraba's; Chili's; El Chico's; Napa Flats; and Outback Steakhouse.  In addition coupons ...

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Divine Mercy Novena

Posted on March 27, 2018 in: General News

Divine Mercy Novena at St. Bernard’s March 30 – April 8   “I desire to grant unimaginable graces to those souls who trust in My mercy.” Jesus to St. Faustina   Good Friday, March 30: The Divine Mercy Novena begins in the church following Stations of the Cross at 3 pm.   Each day from March 31 to April 8: We will pray the novena at 3 pm in the Good Shepherd Chapel.   Divine Mercy Sunday, April 8: We will adore Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament and pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy at 3 pm in the Good Shepherd Chapel.    ...

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PSI

Posted on March 27, 2018 in: General News

DIOCESE OF TULSA Pastoral Studies Institute April Classes   Music in the Christian Life In this class we will examine the nature of music and its effect on the soul, and how it can either lead us to or away from the life of virtue and of prayer. Day & Time: Mondays, April 9, 16, 23, 30, 7:00-8:30 p.m. Instructor:  William Dunn, S.T.L. Location: Chancery Office, B Building, 12300 East 91st Street, Broken Arrow   “Life in the Spirit: The Gift” Life in the Spirit Seminar is designed to introduce people to the Baptism of the Holy Spirit, and to an experience ...

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Jenks Community Food Bank

Posted on March 22, 2018 in: General News

With the possibility of a teacher walk-out beginning April 2nd resulting in school closures, some students in the Jenks School District will not have access to breakfast & lunch.  There are over 4000 students who normally receive free or reduced cost breakfast and/or lunch at school. JPS teachers, staff members, and administrators are working closely with the Jenks Community Food Bank and local business partners to gather food donations to distribute to students at strategic locations around Jenks and South Tulsa.  Plans are to distribute food to these children on Mondays and Thursdays while school is clos...

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Life in the Spirit Seminar

Posted on March 22, 2018 in: General News

Life in the Spirit Seminar                 On April 13-14 The Gift: Life in the Spirit Seminar will be held at the Church of the Madalene in Tulsa. Produced in the UK, the Gift is a phenomenal series.  Through interactive and video recorded presentations, group reflection, praise and prayer, participants discover more fully the 3rd person of the Trinity and a deeper experience of the gifts bestowed at Baptism.  This experience of New Pentecost runs Friday evening 6 – 9 PM and Saturday 8 AM – 4 ...

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Pentecost Praise Event

Posted on March 22, 2018 in: General News

Pentecost Praise Event                 Save the date: On May 20, Pentecost Sunday, the five parishes in the Tulsa ACTS Chapter will come together to rejoice in the Holy Spirit. Family members, friends and all parishioners are invited to help celebrate the birthday of the Catholic Church! The special gathering begins at 6:30pm at St. Bernard’s. Wear red, be filled with the Spirit, and raise up songs and praise during this hour-long worship event. A reception will follow in the gym.  

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Church of St Mary Job Opening

Posted on March 22, 2018 in: General News

The Church of Saint Mary is seeking to hire a Director of Outreach Ministry and Volunteer Coordinator. Would you be willing to run the following in your weekly bulletin?    Thank you for your cooperation. Church of Saint Mary is seeking a full-time Director of Outreach Ministry and Volunteer Coordinator to grow our ministry as our church conducts a significant expansion that includes a larger Outreach facility. The purpose of the Director of Outreach Ministry and Volunteer Coordinator is to coordinate parish outreach efforts to those in need in the parish and within neighboring communities, and to motivat...

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Church of the Resurrection 50th Anniversary Celebrations! Church of the Resurrection is celebrating their 50thAnniversary with a dinner dance at Bishop Kelley high school Saturday, June 2, 2018 and a picnic after Mass on June 3. The cost for the  dinner/dance is $30.00 a person. The Knights of Columbus will be providing hot dogs and hamburgers at the picnic. You can bring a dessert or side to share.   Please call the church office if you would like to attend at 918-663-1907 or email Linda Purpura at lindap@cotrtulsa.org

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Passion and Purpose Workshop

Posted on March 19, 2018 in: General News

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CCW

Posted on March 15, 2018 in: General News

The Council of Catholic Women invite all ladies of the Diocese to attend the 2nd biannual Day of Prayer and Reflection on April 14, “Steppin Out In Faith Living the Life God Designed at St Benedict. Marybeth Hicks, author, columnist and national speaker will be the keynote presenter. Fr. John O’Neill, pastor at St. Joh n Before the Latin Gate and Kathy Beckham of St Mary’s will share their musical talent. Early bird registration before March 24th is $35. Morning refreshments and lunch are included. Group rate for 10 or more from a parish is $30. Registration forms are in the back of church or call Mary Do...

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Fit and Flex is continuing

Posted on March 15, 2018 in: General News

Fit & Flex is Continuing to Meet! Good news!  Fit & Flex  is continuing to meet on Mondays and Tuesdays until May 29 (excluding Easter Monday, April 2 and Memorial Day, May 28) from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon.  Fit & Flex consists of simple, graceful movement that improves stamina, memory, and patience

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Rachel's Vineyard Retreat

Posted on March 15, 2018 in: General News

Ministry of Catholic Charities of Eastern Oklahoma ****************************** 2017 Rachel’s Vineyard Retreats for healing after abortion   Rachel's Vineyard is an opportunity for any person who struggles with emotional and spiritual pain of past abortion(s). The weekend is a unique and effective process designed specifically to help experience the mercy and compassion of God. There are many exercises to help grieve the loss of your child and provide an opportunity to understand and release the deep feelings of anger, shame, guilt, and grief that frequently accompanies an abortion experience. ...

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HOLY WEEK

Posted on March 15, 2018 in: General News

HOLY WEEK *Chrism Mass, Tuesday, March 27, 5:30 p.m., Holy Family Cathedral, blessing of the Holy Oils. *Holy Thursday, March 29, Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7:00 p.m., in the church. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament till 10:00 p.m., chapel. *Good Friday, March 30, Stations of the Cross, 3:00 p.m., church and the Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion, 7:00 p.m., church. *Holy Saturday, March 31, Easter Vigil Service and Mass, 8:15 p.m., church, followed by a reception in the gym. *Easter Sunday, April 1, Masses celebrated, 8:30 a.m., 11:15 a.m., and 5:00 p.m., church. Weekday Masses During Holy Week ...

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Birthright Diaper Shower

Posted on March 14, 2018 in: General News

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Easter Basket Blessing

Posted on March 08, 2018 in: General News

Blessing of the Easter Baskets Please join us Holy Saturday, March 31st at 2:00 pm in the Community Room for the Polish tradition of the Blessing of the Easter baskets. Bring your basket with samplings of your Easter meal to be blessed by Monsignor Gaalaas. You are invited to stay for light refreshment and fellowship. All are welcome!  

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Fr. Gallagher

Posted on March 08, 2018 in: General News

Thanking Father Gallagher God blessed St. Bernard’s Parish during the recent Lenten mission led by Rev. Simeon Gallagher  We you inspired by Father Gallagher’s talks and engaging speaking style?  Please consider writing a thank you note to him for his presentations on the virtues, including gratitude!  Do his Irish mother proud and handwrite a Thank You note that shows your appreciation.  You be putting the attitude of gratitude into practice!  His address is: Simeon Gallagher, OFM, Cap, Director, St Francis of

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Seniors

Posted on March 08, 2018 in: General News

Seniors, Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on March 15! Don’t miss out on the “ Luck of the Irish!” Meet in the Community Room on Thursday, March 15 at 11:30 for a traditional Irish Meal and Music by Bernie’s Bunch!  You are welcome to bring a dessert. Be sure to RSVP by Tuesday, March 13!   

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St Philip Neri

Posted on March 08, 2018 in: General News

The University of Tulsa Newman Center is anticipating the annual St. Philip Neri Society Gala on Thursday, April 5, 2018. The dinner will be held on The University of Tulsa’s campus.  We appreciate your support, and hope you will strengthen the mission of TU and help us applaud the Catherine Ritchie family for their tremendous impact on the Newman Center and the greater Tulsa community.   Please call the Newman Center at 918-599-0204 to purchase tickets or for more information.  www.tu-newman.org/SocietyGala2018   

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Go Life

Posted on March 08, 2018 in: General News

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY:   GO LIFE NEEDS PRAYER PARTNERS Come and pray in the Garden of Hope while a Sidewalk Advocate is peacefully and compassionately reaching out to women entering our local abortion clinic, offering them life-affirming alternatives to help them choose life! We always go in twos, just as Christ sent out his apostles, so every Sidewalk Advocate needs a Prayer Partner. We also need more Sidewalk Advocates to join in this life-saving effort.  If you would like to be a Prayer Partner or Sidewalk Advocate, please contact Go Life Mobile Medical at 918-518-0648 or karen@goli...

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Catholic Charities Job Opening

Posted on March 06, 2018 in: General News

WE ARE HIRING! Catholic Charities of Eastern Oklahoma serves more than 60,000 of our neighbors in need annually through 14 programs. We are seeking a mission-focused, experienced, and strategic individual to serve as Chief Operating Officer as we continue to grow in our mission to "be Christ's merciful love to those who suffer." This position is a exempt, fully benefited position. For the full job description and to submit your resume, visit www.cceok.org, click on “work with us”.

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The Parish of St. Bernard of Clairvaux is an open and welcoming community. It is true that in today’s environment it is important to consider the possibility of unexpected emergencies. The “Active-Shooter” scenario is much in the news, and we at St. Bernard’s believe that it is important to be aware of what we should do if the unthinkable happens here, or in a mall, a school, or any public space.   The Diocese of Tulsa recently hosted a training session for parish staff, ushers, and other leaders within the diocese. The workshop was presented by the Tulsa SWAT team. Proactive education is...

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Rachel's Vineyard Retreat

Posted on March 01, 2018 in: General News

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PENANCE SERVICE March 6

Posted on March 01, 2018 in: General News

The Parish Penance Service will be Tuesday, March 6 from 7-9 p.m. 

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Shroud of Turin

Posted on March 01, 2018 in: General News

The Burial Shroud of Jesus?  The mystery of the Shroud of Turin revealed! On Sunday, March 11th, learn the facts surrounding the most studied religious artifact of all time.  The presentation will be given in the gym from 9:45-10:45 am, with the display available for viewing until 12:30.  

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Seniors

Posted on March 01, 2018 in: General News

Seniors, Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on March 15! Don’t miss out on the “ Luck of the Irish!” Meet in the Community Room on Thursday, March 15 at 11:30 for a traditional Irish Meal and Music by Bernie’s Bunch!  Be sure to RSVP by Tuesday, March 13!   

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Holy Week

Posted on March 01, 2018 in: General News

HOLY WEEK *Palm Sunday, March 25, blessing of the palms, all Masses. *Chrism Mass, Tuesday, March 27, 5:30 p.m., Holy Family Cathedral, blessing of the Holy Oils. *Holy Thursday, March 29, Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7:00 p.m., in the church. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament till 10:00 p.m., chapel. *Good Friday, March 30, Stations of the Cross, 3:00 p.m., church and the Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion, 7:00 p.m., church. *Holy Saturday, March 31, Easter Vigil Service and Mass, 8:00 p.m., church, followed by a reception in the gym. *Easter Sunday, April 1, Masses celebrated, 8:30 a.m., 11:15 a....

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Families of Light April 14

Posted on February 26, 2018 in: General News

Families of Light Presents:   How to Build a Marriage that Keeps Your Kids Catholic Featuring Brad and Morgan Robinson of Marriage Solutions   Saturday April 14 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm    St. Bernard of Clairvaux Catholic Church       EVENING INCLUDES:   Dinner for the whole family   Childcare (children age 12 and under)     To register follow the link: https://form.jotform.com/80556227169159

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Friday's during Lent

Posted on February 22, 2018 in: General News

Friday’s During Lent 6:00 pm       Meatless Meals 7:00 pm       Stations of the Cross and Benediction Date                  Menu                              Host Group March 2       Soup and Salad                     ...

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Go Life

Posted on February 22, 2018 in: General News

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY:  GO LIFE NEEDS PRAYER PARTNERS   Come and pray while a Sidewalk Advocate is peacefully and compassionately reaching out to women entering our local abortion clinic, offering them life-affirming alternatives to help them choose life!   We always go in twos, just as Christ sent out his apostles, so every Sidewalk Advocate needs a Prayer Partner.  We also need more Sidewalk Advocates to join in this life-saving effort.  If you would like to be a Prayer Partner or Sidewalk Advocate, please contact GoLife Mobile Medical at 918-518-0648 or karen@golifemobilem...

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Pancake breakfast

Posted on February 22, 2018 in: General News

KofC Pancake Breakfast - Benefiting Persecuted Christians                 Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, March 4th between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. Proceeds from this month's breakfast will go towards supporting Persecuted Christians. We hope to see everyone there! For more information about KofC pancake breakfast events, please contact Jon Lawrence at mizzougrad@gmail.com or 918-740-5771.   ...

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Lenten Mission

Posted on February 20, 2018 in: General News

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PSI

Posted on February 19, 2018 in: General News

DIOCESE OF TULSA Pastoral Studies Institute March Classes    St. Thomas Aquinas’ Treatise on the Trinity The Holy Trinity is the foundational mystery of Christianity.  In this class we will look at St. Thomas’ treatment of this topic, and how it relates to other parts of theology. Day & Time: Mondays, March 5, 12, 19, 26, 7:00-8:30 p.m. Instructor:  William Dunn, S.T.L. Location:  Chancery Office, “B” Building, 12300 East 91st Street, Broken Arrow    Fides et Ratio: An Introduction to Faith & Reason This class will...

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Young Adults

Posted on February 15, 2018 in: General News

St. Bernard’s Young Adult Ministry “Saints & Paints” Guided Painting Night Friday, Feb. 23 * 7:00-9:00 * Room G8, childcare provided Please RSVP to Kelly Roselle by 02/21!  

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Parish Mission

Posted on February 15, 2018 in: General News

Let’s Fill the Pews at the Parish Mission! Join Fr. Simeon Gallagher, February 26 - March 1, as he examines ten fundamental virtues which bring us light for a brighter future. Invite friends to sit with you and fill the pews!  Mark your calendar now for 9:00 am or 7:00 pm. Make this the Best Lent Ever.   

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Rice Bowl

Posted on February 15, 2018 in: General News

OPERATION RICE BOWL: The Rice Bowl collection for Catholic Relief Services will continue each weekend during Lent except for March 10/11. Rice bowls can be found at the table in the commons. Each family is asked to empty their rice bowls each week and bring the funds to Mass for the Rice Bowl Collection.  

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Monastic Moment

Posted on February 09, 2018 in: General News

Before Holy Week, take a moment....a Monastic Moment Friday, March 23, 6:30 pm - Sunday, March 25, noon A weekend experience of Benedictine life at St. Joseph Monastery For single Catholic women ages 18-35 who are open to God's call to religious life. Spend time in prayer, reflection and conversation with the Sisters as we listen together to God's word through lectio divina and liturgy. For more information and to register: stjomonastery@gmail.com or call Sr. Marie Therese: 918-289-9251.

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Parish Lenten Mission

Posted on February 08, 2018 in: General News

Let’s Fill the Pews at the Parish Mission! Join Fr. Simeon Gallagher, February 26 - March 1, as he examines ten fundamental virtues which bring us light for a brighter future. Invite friends to sit with you and fill the pews!  Mark your calendar now for 9:00 am or 7:00 pm. Make this the Best Lent Ever.   

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LENT

Posted on February 08, 2018 in: General News

LENTEN MEAL and STATIONS OF THE CROSS, every FRIDAY in LENT. The meatless meal is served at 6 pm in the Community Room. Stations are prayed in the church at 7 pm. Come strengthen your body and soul while growing closer to Our Savior and your St. Bernard’s family.   LENTEN REGULATIONS Ash Wednesday. February 14,  and Good Friday, March 30, are days of fast and abstinence. All other Fridays of Lent are days of abstinence only, but fasting is encouraged.  

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Mrs. Leslie Southerland, Principal of Holy Family Cathedral School, is excited to announce the school’s annual Open House for New Families on Thursday, March 1st from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Founded in 1899, the school offers an outstanding academic experience and Catholic, faith-based education for children entering preschool through eighth grade. Holy Family Cathedral School is a leader in cultural diversity, and strives to create lifelong learners, articulate faith-filled leaders and peacemakers who enter to learn, and exit to lead. Administration, teachers, parents, and students will greet famili...

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Thank you Saint Bernard of Clairvaux Parish! Your holiday Adopt-a-Family donations allowed Catholic Charities to provide 604 Thanksgivingand 524 Christmas food baskets to families in need. Catholic Charities could not do what we do without you, and we are deeply grateful. Together we are Love Changing Lives! Click here http://youtu.be/8XOrJKO2kFI

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Fr. White

Posted on February 01, 2018 in: General News

Fr. White is recovering from surgery after suffering a broken hip. He is a resident at the Good Shepherd Cottage Assisted Living at Santa Teresita Medical Center in Duarte. He is expected to be in rehab for a few weeks. Prayers for his recovery will be greatly appreciated. For those wishing to contact him, Fr. White’s mailing address is                  Santa Teresita Medical Center                819 Buena Vista St,. #C23       &n...

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Together in Holiness

Posted on January 31, 2018 in: General News

Together in Holiness Date:  February 17, 2018 Time: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm Where:    St. Anne Church,                 301 S 9th Street, Broken Arrow Cost:  $59.00 A Catholic Marriage Conference that inspires spouses and empowers parent. Information: togehterinholiness.org   

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St Francis Volunteers

Posted on January 31, 2018 in: General News

St Francis Volunteers                 Volunteer with Saint Francis Health System. It is a healthy way to kick-off the year. If you are free four hours a week, you can make a difference in someone’s life. See and feel the immediate impact on those people you help.Stephanie Huston, Volunteer Coordinator with Saint Francis Health System, will be here February 17 and 18 before Mass to speak briefly about the volunteer opportunities and after Mass in the foyer to answer any questions you may have. Give yourself a gift in 2018! Questions con...

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SAVE THE DATE:  April 14, 2018……….An invitation for all women of the diocese to attend A Day of Prayer & Reflection: “Steppin’ Out in Faith Living the Life God Designed”, with guest speaker, Marybeth Hicks, hosted by the Council of Catholic Women to be held at St. Benedict’s Parish in Broken Arrow.  Watch the bulletin for additional information and registration forms. 

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St Madalene Parish Mission

Posted on January 31, 2018 in: General News

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National Marriage Week

Posted on January 30, 2018 in: General News

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FAITH AND WORKS 2018

Posted on January 29, 2018 in: General News

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KOC PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Posted on January 25, 2018 in: General News

K of C Pancake Breakfast                 Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, February 4th between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. We hope to see everyone there! For more information about KofC pancake breakfast events, please contact Jon Lawrence at mizzougrad@gmail.com or 918-740-5771.   

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Go Life

Posted on January 25, 2018 in: General News

                Come learn the peaceful, prayerful method of sidewalk advocacy from Sidewalk Advocates for Life and help women and men entering our local abortion center to choose life! We offer a peaceful, prayerful, law-abiding method that is very compassionate and woman-oriented and credited with saving thousands of lives at abortion centers across the U.S. and beyond!  Part 1 of this free training will be held on February 10th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; and Part 2 will be on February 17th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., both in the parish hall at th...

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World Day for Consecrated Life

Posted on January 23, 2018 in: General News

In celebration of the World Day for Consecrated Life, the Benedictine Sisters of St. Joseph Monastery welcome the public to Adoration in the Marian Chapel on Sunday, February 4th from 12:30 - 4:30 p.m., Vespers at 4:30 p.m., followed by Benediction. This is a beautiful way to pray for those who have made a commitment in the consecrated life and those who are discerning a vocation to consecrated life. For questions, please call 918-289-9251  St. Joseph Monastery 2200 S. Lewis Avenue

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PSI

Posted on January 22, 2018 in: General News

DIOCESE OF TULSA Pastoral Studies Institute February Classes       St. Thomas Aquinas’ Treatise on the One God In this class we will look at the foundational treatise of St. Thomas’  Summa Theologiae.  St. Thomas shows how what we know about God as He is One precedes what we can know of Him as Triune.  This treatise discusses the topic of God’s perfection and goodness, His infinity and eternity, as well as what pertains to his knowledge, will, and power.  St. Thomas’ Treatise on the One God is preparatory not only to Trinita...

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Birthright

Posted on January 18, 2018 in: General News

BIRTHRIGHT OF TULSA* NEW YEAR WISH LIST                 DIAPERS – esp. larger sizes                 CLOTHING – infant to toddler two                 MATERNITY CLOTHES/ITEMS                 SMALL BABY ESSENTIALS                 B...

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KOC PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Posted on January 18, 2018 in: General News

K of C Pancake Breakfast                 Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, February 4th between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. We hope to see everyone there! For more information about KofC pancake breakfast events, please contact Jon Lawrence at mizzougrad@gmail.com or 918-740-5771.   

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Bake Sale- Teen ACTS

Posted on January 17, 2018 in: General News

Bake Sale Support your Teen ACTS retreat team by purchasing some delicious baked goods after all masses on January 27 and 28 in the commons.

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School of Lectio

Posted on January 16, 2018 in: General News

Registration open for School of Lectio The Benedictine Sisters of St. Joseph Monastery along with other professional staff guide a three-day event that enables you to awaken to the teachings of the early Church on praying with the scriptures. The joy and mercy of God come alive as we are mindful of God's grace in our lives. Registration is available through the monastery website: stjosephmonastery.org or by calling 918-746-4223.   The sessions begin at 7pm on Wednesday evening, February 21st followed by three full days from 8:30am - 4pm on February 22nd-24th at St. Joseph Monastery, 2200 South Lewis, Tulsa, OK....

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Families of Light Jan 27

Posted on January 10, 2018 in: General News

Families of Light, Saturday, January 27, 5-7 pm “Let’s Talk”: Marriage Enrichment Handle disagreements while keeping friendship, fun and intimacy alive!   Free dinner and childcare included (12 and under). To obtain the electronic registration form, please use the link: https://form.jotform.com/73506488169165 or email Christine Myers at cmyers@stbernardstulsa.org .   Do you have ideas for topics, speakers, and family-friendly events? Come help us plan! Contact Deacon Tim Sullivan or Christine Myers in the parish office and tell them you are interested in the Families of Ligh...

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Seminary Visits

Posted on January 10, 2018 in: General News

Seminary Visit: Fr. Michael Pratt and Fr. Duy Nguyen will be taking young men to visit Holy Trinity seminary in Dallas from January 27th-29th. The trip is open and free to all high school and college age students. For more information or to reserve a spot, contact Fr. Pratt at frmpratt3@gmail.com or 918-884-4200.   

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Birthright

Posted on January 10, 2018 in: General News

 BIRTHRIGHT OF TULSA* NEW YEAR WISH LIST                 DIAPERS – esp. larger sizes                 CLOTHING – infant to toddler two                 MATERNITY CLOTHES/ITEMS                 SMALL BABY ESSENTIALS               &n...

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CBPW

Posted on January 10, 2018 in: General News

Catholic Business & Professional Women’s monthly dinner meeting will be held on Monday, February 5, 2018.  Did you know that the new downtown library has a Flight Simulator?  This is not the library of your childhood nor is it your grandmother's library.  Social at 6:00 p.m., Catered dinner & tour of the Library at 6:30 p.m. at Tulsa County Library – Downtown 400 Civic Center, Tulsa, OK 74103.  Cost is $25.00 (includes scholarship donation).  Please contact cbpwoftulsa@yahoo.com for reservations/information. www.cbpwoftulsa.org or Beve...

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White Mass

Posted on January 09, 2018 in: General News

  Bishop Konderla will offer a White Mass for physicians on Saturday evening, February 3, 2018, to which all the physicians of eastern Oklahoma are invited. The Mass will be celebrated at the Saint Francis Hospital chapel at 5 pm with a reception to follow. Doctors are invited to wear their white coats. Spouses are invited. RSVP to the tulsacma@gmail.com.

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Go Life

Posted on January 09, 2018 in: General News

Come learn the peaceful, prayerful method of sidewalk advocacy from Sidewalk Advocates for Life and help women and men entering our local abortion center to choose life! We offer a peaceful, prayerful, law-abiding method that is very compassionate and woman-oriented and credited with saving thousands of lives at abortion centers across the U.S. and beyond!  Part 1 of this free training will be held on February 10th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; and Part 2 will be on February 17th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., both in the parish hall at the Church of the Madelene, 3188 E. 22nd Street in Tu...

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Go Life/ Catholic Book Store

Posted on January 04, 2018 in: General News

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Less is More

Posted on January 04, 2018 in: General News

Less is More Sessions                 How many times have you made the New Year’s resolution about your eating habits? Most people who have dieted, even successfully, have found themselves gaining the weight back time and time again.  That is because we have attempted to control our overeating with an external control, following the “DIET PLAN”.  However, my only “success” has been eating the way God designed us to eat: eating when hungry, stopping when satisfied.  These sessions focus on the tools to ...

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Dinner Extravaganza

Posted on January 04, 2018 in: General News

DINNER EXTRAVAGANZA – Save The Date                 St. Bernard’s Annual Dinner Extravaganza will be Saturday, May 5th – 6pm at the Renaissance Hotel & Convention Center. Tickets are $100 each, which includes dinner for one, music by The Mid Life Crisis Band, 99 drawings for $100 and the chance to win a 2018 Ford Mustang or $25,000. A larger Silent Auction. Proceeds benefit ACTS Ministry, The Center of Family Love, Soldier’s Wish, Habitat for Humanity House #20, Go Life, & Birthright of Tulsa. In 2017 over $45,000 ...

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Catholic Schools Week

Posted on January 04, 2018 in: General News

Catholic Schools Week.                                                 All Saints Catholic School has served families in the Broken Arrow and Tulsa communities for over 60 years.  The mission of All Saints Catholic School is to provide a total educational experience emphasizing academic excellence and personal responsibility within a Catholic faith community.  As a regional Pre-K through 8th ...

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Seminary Visits

Posted on January 04, 2018 in: General News

Seminary Visit: Fr. Michael Pratt and Fr. Duy Nguyen will be taking young men to visit Holy Trinity seminary in Dallas from January 27th-29th. The trip is open and free to all high school and college age students. For more information or to reserve a spot, contact Fr. Pratt at frmpratt3@gmail.com or 918-884-4200.   

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PORTA CAELI HOUSE

Posted on January 04, 2018 in: General News

PORTA CAELI HOUSE                 Are you looking for a way to serve others this Advent and Christmas season or in the New Year?  The Porta Caeli House is a home on the campus of Catholic Charities that provides a place for individuals in the last days or weeks of their lives.  Guests are served regardless of race, illness, faith or financial status.  Porta Caeli House shows Christ’s merciful love to guests and their families in a loving environment, enables dying with dignity, and re-establishes the conce...

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St. Nicholas would be proud... One grandmother, who is caring for her 8 grandchildren, had a ticket to come to the sign up events, but due to a funeral of a loved one, was unable to attend. She thought that she wouldn't be able to receive toys for the children, and was so gracious when we told her that we would be able to provide the toys. St. Bernard PreSchool took the whole family and went above an beyond, providing wonderful toys for each of the children and even a gift card for Grandma. When she came to pick up the gifts, it took the entire crew of volunteers to carry 8 bags out to the small truck. While G...

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Beyond the Blindness

Posted on December 28, 2017 in: General News

Beyond the blindness Ted Hinson, the author of “Beyond the Blindness,” will join the Clairvaux Club book review on Tuesday, February 6 at 7:00 pm in the Community Room. Mr. Hinson, a parishioner at Christ the King Church, writes an inspirational story of the faith and positive outlook that sustains him through adversity since losing his sight in 1986. A discussion facilitated by his sister, Tonya Marlow is planned.   Buy your copy of “Beyond the Blindness” for $14.95 through the book’s Facebook page, or at the Catholic Book and Gift Store.  All are invited!  

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Dinners for Eight

Posted on December 28, 2017 in: General News

Dinners for Eight This is the last weekend to sign up for Dinners for Eight in the Commons or email coordinators, Marcia or John Kapura at mgkapura@yahoo.com or jmkapura@sbcglobal.net. Eight people take turns hosting a dinner once a month for four months.  

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Seniors Jan 11

Posted on December 28, 2017 in: General News

Seniors Meet on January 11 If you are 55 or older join us in the Community Room on January 11 at 11:30 am.  A light lunch and planning for the spring is scheduled.   RSVP by Tuesday, January 9.  

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Clairvaux Club

Posted on December 28, 2017 in: General News

Calling all Women of Clairvaux Start 2018 off by attending the special presentation by Monsignor Gier on Tuesday, January 23 at 7:00.  Come to the gym and join us for refreshments and spirituality.  Discover ways to become involved in Parish Life, too. Invite someone to come with you!  

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Families of Light Jan 27

Posted on December 28, 2017 in: General News

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Nusic Notes

Posted on December 20, 2017 in: General News

Musicnotes December 23/24                 A wonderful time to thank all of our parish musicians for assisting at our liturgies, extra services, and outreach ministry throughout the year 2017. We are a parish rich in talent, generosity and spirituality. May this richness grow even greater in 2018!!  

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Pray-o-meter

Posted on December 20, 2017 in: General News

Return your Pray-o-meter anytime from December 15—January 6 as we offer our gift of prayer to Jesus for his birthday!  

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Parish of Excellence

Posted on December 20, 2017 in: General News

BUILDING A PARISH OF EXCELLENCE Has that little voice been nagging you to find a way to give more focus to your faith life?  Please prayerfully consider becoming a Eucharistic Minister, Reader, Server, or Usher in 2018. Training for new Mass Ministers is set on: January 17, 7:00 pm     — Lector Training January 18, 9:15 am     — Lector Training January 18, 7:00 pm — Eucharistic Ministers January 19, 3:30 pm  — Eucharistic Ministers January    TBA           — Server...

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Domestic Church Informational Meeting                 Domestic Church is an officially recognized lay movement that provides life-long formation for Sacramentally married couples for the sake of achieving sanctity together, growing in mutual love, and providing an environment where children can thrive and grow in union with Christ, so they may truly be called a Domestic Church! Domestic Church is the family branch of the Light-Life Movement, founded in Poland in the early 1970s by the Servant of God, Fr. Franciszeck ...

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March for Life

Posted on December 20, 2017 in: General News

The Tulsa March for Life The 9th Annual Tulsa March for Life will take place on January 14th, 2018 at 1pm, starting from Holy Family Cathedral. Abby Johnson, former Director of a Planned Parenthood facility, will join us as we testify to the beauty of life and peacefully protest the greatest human rights violation of our time, legalized abortion on demand. Bishop David Konderla will offer Mass at Holy Family Cathedral at Noon.

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PSI

Posted on December 18, 2017 in: General News

DIOCESE OF TULSA Pastoral Studies Institute January Classes       Diocesan Women’s Bible Study The Gospel According to Luke: Marked by the compassion of Jesus, the gospel stories of Luke demonstrate the universal nature of Jesus’ mission.  Luke’s focus on God’s faithfulness will encourage you to trust. Dates/Time:  Wednesdays, Jan 10 – March 28, 9:00am - 11:15am  Cost: $20.00   Location:  Church of the Madalene Parish Hall To register, call Mary Hall at 918-497-2063 or email mnhall74@att.net   Th...

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Domestic Church Informational Meeting Domestic Church is an officially recognized lay movement that provides life-long formation for Sacramentally married couples for the sake of achieving sanctity together, growing in mutual love, and providing an environment where children can thrive and grow in union with Christ, so they may truly be called a Domestic Church! Domestic Church is the family branch of the Light-Life Movement, founded in Poland in the early 1970s by the Servant of God, Fr. Franciszeck Blachnicki with the guidance, support, and influence of his Archbishop, Karol Wojtyla (the ...

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Christmas Decorating

Posted on December 13, 2017 in: General News

Meet Linda and Charlotte at 12:30 on Sunday, December 24 to finish decorating for Christmas!  Yes, we know it is Christmas Eve and it is also the 4th Sunday of Advent.  That is why we need help!!! Join us in the Sanctuary for as long as you can anytime from 12:30 - 3:30. 

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Clairvaux Club Book Club

Posted on December 13, 2017 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX BOOK CLUB SELECTION                 The Clairvaux Club book selection for February 2018 is “Beyond the Blindness” by Ted Hinson, a parishioner at Christ the King Church. The author writes an inspirational story of the faith and positive outlook that sustain him through adversity since losing his sight in 1986. Ted Hinson will join us at 7pm Tuesday, Feb. 6, in the St. Bernard’s Community Room for a discussion facilitated by his sister, Tonya Marlow.  Buy your copy of “Beyond the Blindness” for $14...

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Priest Retirement Fund on Christmas

Posted on December 13, 2017 in: General News

SECOND COLLECTION: The second collection at the Christmas Masses will be for the Priests’ Retirement Fund for the Diocese of Tulsa. This will be our chance to show our appreciation for the priests who have given a life of service to the Catholic people of eastern Oklahoma

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Rachel's Vineyard Retreat

Posted on December 13, 2017 in: General News

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Teen ACTS Fundraiser

Posted on December 13, 2017 in: General News

Support the Teen ACTS ministry by attending their “Soup and Salad” fund raiser after the 5:00 PM  Mass on Saturday December 16th.  

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Retirement Fund for the religious

Posted on December 07, 2017 in: General News

SECOND COLLECTION: The second collection this weekend is for the Retirement Fund for religious sisters, brothers and religious order priests.  

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Christmas Food Drive

Posted on December 07, 2017 in: General News

CHRISTMAS FOOD DRIVE: Our Christmas Adopt-a-Family project is underway! We will be supplying food to Catholic Charities for distribution to the needy just  before Christmas. The cost of a holiday meal for the average family is $35 to $40, but any donation will be appreciated. Please make checks payable to St. Bernard’s Christmas Meal and mail them before December 13th to Deacon Sullivan at the parish, 4001 E. 10st St., 74137. You can also put your donation in an envelope marked to Deacon Sullivan’s attention in the collection basket at Mass.  

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Advent Penance Service

Posted on December 06, 2017 in: General News

PARISH PENANCE SERVICE                 On Thursday, December 14, we will have the Advent Penance Service.  We will have 10 priests in the church hearing confessions starting at 7:00 p.m. until we are finished.   Make it a family event.  Bring everyone to church and celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation.  

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Dinners for Eight

Posted on December 06, 2017 in: General News

DINNERS FOR EIGHT              Looking to meet fellow parishioners, make new friends or reacquaint with old friends, then Dinners for 8 is for you.  Winter/Spring 2018 sign up begins now through 1/7/2018 in the common area.  You can also sign up by emailing me (Marcia Kapura) at mgkapura@yahoo.com or my husband (John) at jmkapura@sbcglobal.net, until 1/7/2018.    

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Together in Holiness

Posted on December 06, 2017 in: General News

TOGETHER IN HOLINESS                 The Family Life Office is pleased to announce the “Together in Holiness” conference, which aims to inspire couples to grow together in holiness and empowers parents to form their children in the Catholic faith. Join us, February 17th at St. Anne’s in Broken Arrow from 11am to 5pm, concluding with Mass with Bishop Konderla.   Dear friends in Christ,                 It is with both great joy and h...

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ACTS 2018 Retreats

Posted on November 29, 2017 in: General News

April 2018 ACTS retreats              Plans are underway for the next round of St. Bernard’s ACTS retreats at Camp Christian. Gabrielle Hansen is director of the women’s retreat April 5-8. Paul Dudley is director of the men’s retreat April 19-22. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend these weekends, which are structured to build faith in God and a stronger parish – through adoration, community, theology and service. For more information about signing up for ACTS, contact Gabrielle at gpitreca@yahoo.ca and Paul at pa...

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Volunteers Needed

Posted on November 29, 2017 in: General News

NEW YEAR GOALS Did you know that each weekend, about 50 people volunteer to make each Mass happen?  We are beginning the Mass Minister schedules for 2018!  There is no time like the present to get more involved in Parish Life.  We ask you to prayerfully consider becoming a Eucharistic Minister, Reader, Server, or Usher in 2018. Training times will be set soon.  Call 918 299-9406 or email the Parish Life office at parishlife@stbernardstulsa.org.  

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Santa Breakfast

Posted on November 29, 2017 in: General News

SANTA BREAKFAST! Don't forget breakfast w/Santa, next Saturday morning, December 9th in the gym, beginning at 9 am.  Tickets available at the door.  Linda & Charlotte could sure use your help with set-up Friday at 1:30 pm.  

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Teen ACTS

Posted on November 29, 2017 in: General News

Teen ACTS Save the Date                 High school students, mark your calendars for the 2018 parish Teen ACTS retreat, which will run from the evening of Thursday, Feb. 15, through Sunday morning, Feb. 18. Teens from St. Bernard’s will present the retreat alongside a team of adult mentors. Spend the weekend at Camp Loughridge praising God, growing in faith, and having a blast with church friends! Watch for registration information coming soon.  

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Healing Conference at St Mary

Posted on November 28, 2017 in: General News

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OCWC

Posted on November 22, 2017 in: General News

OCWC                 Discounted registration is open now for the Oklahoma Catholic Women's Conference. Through December 1, the registration fee is $50, which includes lunch. The fee will be $60 from December 1 through March 1. The 2018 conference will be held on Saturday, March 10 at the new Conference Center in Edmond. Announced speakers will be author and humanitarian Immaculée Ilibagiza, journalist and blogger Maria Ruiz Scaperlanda and author and speaker Donna Heckler. Registration is open on the web site at www.OCWConference.co...

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Let's Talk

Posted on November 22, 2017 in: General News

SAVE THE DATE!   Saturday, January 27, 5-7 pm   Let’s Talk   Get a crash course in the communication skills that are helping married couples handle disagreements and conflict while keeping friendship, fun and intimacy alive! Registration and details coming soon!  

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Teen ACTS

Posted on November 22, 2017 in: General News

Teen ACTS Save the Date                 High school students, mark your calendars for the 2018 parish Teen ACTS retreat, which will run from the evening of Thursday, Feb. 15, through Sunday morning, Feb. 18. Teens from St. Bernard’s will present the retreat alongside a team of adult mentors. Spend the weekend at Camp Loughridge praising God, growing in faith, and having a blast with church friends! Watch for registration information coming soon.  

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Christmas Orchestra

Posted on November 22, 2017 in: General News

CHRISTMAS ORCHESTRA!                                                                                  All who wish to play in the Christmas Orchestra at the Christmas Eve 5:00 Mass and its Prelude, please sign up on the choir room door by December 3....

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PSI

Posted on November 17, 2017 in: General News

  DIOCESE OF TULSA Pastoral Studies Institute December Class     The Eucharist: Source and Summit of the Christian Life The Eucharist is the “source and summit of the Christian life.”  This short course will explore how the Eucharist is “source and summit,” as it is developed in the writings of Pope Benedict XVI, for whom the Church and the Eucharist both have their origin in the covenant-forging act of the Last Supper & Cross.  In this way, the celebration of the Eucharistic Sacrifice makes the Last Supper/Cross present to us, renews the New Covenan...

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Save The Date- Let's Talk

Posted on November 16, 2017 in: General News

SAVE THE DATE!   Saturday, January 27, 5-7 pm   Let’s Talk   Get a crash course in the communication skills that are helping married couples handle disagreements and conflict while keeping friendship, fun and intimacy alive! Registration and details coming soon!  

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ADVENT BY CANDLELIGHT

Posted on November 16, 2017 in: General News

ADVENT BY CANDLEIGHT                 Ladies, please join us for Advent by Candlelight on Tuesday, November 28 at 7pm. RSVP to Kathy Sands at lukent007@yahoo.com or 918-625-9836.  

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Christmas Orchestra

Posted on November 16, 2017 in: General News

CHRISTMAS ORCHESTRA!                                                                                  All who wish to play in the Christmas Orchestra at the Christmas Eve 5:00 Mass and its Prelude, please sign up on the choir room door by December 3....

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Breakfast with Santa

Posted on November 16, 2017 in: General News

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Best Advent Ever- Dynamic Catholic

Posted on November 14, 2017 in: General News

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Baptism Class

Posted on November 08, 2017 in: General News

BAPTISM CLASS                 The next Baptism Class is on Thursday, November 16.  If you are having a baby soon or have a child that needs to be baptized, this class is for you. 

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ACTS 2018 Retreats

Posted on November 08, 2017 in: General News

April 2018 ACTS retreats                 Plans are underway for the next round of St. Bernard’s ACTS retreats at Camp Christian. Gabrielle Hansen is director of the women’s retreat April 5-8. Paul Dudley is director of the men’s retreat April 19-22. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend these weekends, which are structured to build faith in God and a stronger parish – through adoration, community, theology and service. For more information about signing up for ACTS, contact Gabrielle at gpitreca@yahoo.ca a...

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Cards for a Cause

Posted on November 08, 2017 in: General News

Cards for a Cause” Fundraiser Please support our teens attending the 2018 March for Life in Washington, D.C. by buying a beautiful box of 30 greeting cards for only $30! Boxes sold after each Mass!      

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Human Development

Posted on November 08, 2017 in: General News

SECOND COLLECTION: The second collection for the weekend of November 18/19 is for the Catholic Campaign for Human Development.  

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John Martignoni

Posted on November 08, 2017 in: General News

This Wednesday Night at the Cathedral, November 15th, you and your family are invited to spend an evening with EWTN’s apologist and Bible Christian Society founder, John Martignoni. John is the host of EWTN’s Blue Collar Apologetics TV show and Open Line radio show, which airs every Monday at 2:00 pm  CT.  John looks forward to meeting you and speaking to you about the “One True Church”. He’ll also show how exciting it is to go deeper into your Catholic Faith and how to easy it is to defend the teachings of the Church. Everyone is welcome! There is no cost an...

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CBPW

Posted on November 02, 2017 in: General News

The Catholic Business and Professional Women will hold their monthly meeting on November 6 at Shiloh's Restaurant, 2604 N Aspen Ave., Broken Arrow.  Gather to socialize at 6:00 and dinner at 6:30.  Program will be speakers from Reading partners and we will be collecting can goods for the Catholic Charities food pantry. Please RSVP to Jayne Rehm—sjdjs@cox.net Our mission is to encourage and foster Catholic spirituality while serving Catholic education through scholarships, cultivating and promoting charitable endeavors and engaging in social activities.  Catholic Business and Professiona...

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Youth Ministry

Posted on November 02, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUTH MINISTRY All of the youth of the parish and their friends are invited to grow in their love of Jesus Christ & His holy Catholic Church! ————————————————————————————————————————- PARENTS — Are you good with teens? Do you have a passion for youth ministry and desire to get involved? I’d LOVE to have your help! If you’re interested in...

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Teen ACTS

Posted on November 02, 2017 in: General News

Teen ACTS Save the Date                 High school students, mark your calendars for the 2018 parish Teen ACTS retreat, which will run from the evening of Thursday, Feb. 15, through Sunday morning, Feb. 18. Teens from St. Bernard’s will present the retreat alongside a team of adult mentors. Spend the weekend at Camp Loughridge praising God, growing in faith, and having a blast with church friends! Watch for registration information coming soon.  

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Pancake breakfast

Posted on November 02, 2017 in: General News

Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, November 5th between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. We hope to see everyone there! 

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Parish Life

Posted on November 01, 2017 in: General News

A MESSAGE FROM MSGR. GAALAAS              I am happy to announce that Charlotte Richert and Linda Forth have accepted the job of Parish Life Director.  They will work as a team -- and a good team they are.  I very much appreciate their joyful acceptance of this important work.  

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TMM Community Feast

Posted on October 27, 2017 in: General News

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Clairvaux Book Club

Posted on October 26, 2017 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX BOOK CLUB SELECTION                 The Clairvaux Club book selection for February 2018 is “Beyond the Blindness” by Ted Hinson, a parishioner at Christ the King Church. The author writes an inspirational story of the faith and positive outlook that sustain him through adversity since losing his sight in 1986. Ted Hinson will join us at 7pm Tuesday, Feb. 6, in the St. Bernard’s Community Room for a discussion facilitated by his sister, Tonya Marlow.  Buy your copy of “Beyond the Blindness” for $14...

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Trail Life

Posted on October 26, 2017 in: General News

TRAIL LIFE                 Evening of Catholic Answers Fundraiser. Trail Life Troop 103 is hosting the 3rd Annual dinner, silent auction, and question and answer presentation on November 11th, 2017 at 6pm in the St Bernard's gym. The panel will feature Father John Grant from the Holy Family Cathedral, Father Sean O'Brien from St. Anne Catholic Church, and Deacon Alan Mikell. Bring your questions about our Catholic Faith. Tickets are $20 on sale in the commons after each mass or contact Kevin at klos.kevin@yahoo.com.  

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Movie Nights

Posted on October 26, 2017 in: General News

St. Bernard's is going to the movies!!              Please join ACTS and the Peace and Justice Committee in a private viewing of Same Kind of Different as Me. Monday, November 6 at 7:00 PM at the Starworld 20 at 10301 S Memorial Dr.  Tickets will be on sale after masses this weekend as well as the next two weekends. Prices are $7.50 for adults, $5.00 for adults 60+, and $5.00 for children (3-11). We'll be collecting needed items for Tulsa's Day Center for the Homeless (men's and women's underwear, socks, twin sh...

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Veteran's Photos

Posted on October 26, 2017 in: General News

VETERAN’S PHOTOS                 Would you like to see your veteran’s picture on our Veterans Day Board next month?  Just leave your photo or a copy with the church receptionist, marked DOC or give it to Doc Wallace by Nov. 5.  If you would like your picture returned, please put your phone number with it.  If you have already submitted a photo, we still have it."  

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ADVENT BY CANDLELIGHT

Posted on October 26, 2017 in: General News

ADVENT BY CANDLELIGHT                                 Women of St. Bernard's Advent by Candlelight, an evening of prayer, song,and reflection to prepare us for  Christ's coming will be Tuesday, November 28th at 7pm in the gymnasium. Our featured speaker is Maria Ruiz Scaperlanda the author of The Shepherd Who Didn't Run: Fr. Stanley Rother. If you would like to hostess a table for 8, help with decorating, attend, or get more information pleas...

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BOXES OF JOY

Posted on October 26, 2017 in: General News

Box of Joy-                 Even though you may not have been able to get your hands on one of the boxes this weekend...you can still fill a plastic dollar store SHOE box. Suggestions can be found on websitehttp://www.crosscatholic.org/uploads/BOJ-2017-Gift-Ideas.pdf  Or, if you’re unable to fill a box you can do so online http://www.crosscatholic.org/create-a-box-online.  Please return all filled boxes by November 5th. Boxes can be dropped off in large container in church commons. Do NOT tape boxes shut. DON’T ...

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Fatima US Tour

Posted on October 23, 2017 in: General News

World Apostolate of Fatima's U.S. Tour for Peace is coming to our Diocese! The historic tour, marking the 100th Anniversary of the apparitions of Our Lady at Fatima, Portugal, will feature the world-famous International Pilgrim Virgin Statue, traveling worldwide for nearly 70 years. The tour runs through all 50 states and will be an extraordinary occasion of healing, hope, and grace. Any who have been in the presence of this special Statue (created in 1947 based on Sr. Lucia's description of her encounters with Our Lady) know that. I hope you'll be able to experience the blessing of gathering with others devote...

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PSI- November

Posted on October 23, 2017 in: General News

Pastoral Studies Institute November Classes     The Holy Angels This class will consider the purely spiritual part of creation, the angels, how they have been revealed, how they are distinguished, and their role in the human realm Day & Time: Mondays, Nov 6, 13, 20, 27, 7:00-8:30 p.m. Instructor:  William Dunn, S.T.L. Location:  Chancery Office, “B” Building, 12300 East 91st Street, Broken Arrow   Elements of Roman Catholicism This six-week course was designed to provide a “big picture” understanding of Roman Catholicism.  ...

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Go Life Fundraiser

Posted on October 19, 2017 in: General News

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Trail Life

Posted on October 18, 2017 in: General News

TRAIL LIFE                 Evening of Catholic Answers Fundraiser. Trail Life Troop 103 is hosting the 3rd Annual dinner, silent auction, and question and answer presentation on November 11th, 2017 at 6pm in the St Bernard's gym. The panel will feature Father John Grant from the Holy Family Cathedral, Father Sean O'Brien from St. Anne Catholic Church, and Deacon Alan Mikell. Bring your questions about our Catholic Faith. Tickets are $20 on sale in the commons after each mass or contact Kevin at klos.kevin@yahoo.com.  

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Movie Nights

Posted on October 18, 2017 in: General News

St. Bernard's is going to the movies!!                 Please join ACTS and the Peace and Justice Committee in a private viewing of Same Kind of Different as Me. Monday, November 6 at 7:00 PM at the Starworld 20 at 10301 S Memorial Dr.  Tickets will be on sale after masses this weekend as well as the next two weekends.   Prices are $7.50 for adults, $5.00 for adults 60+,  and $5.00 for children (3-11). We'll be collecting needed items for Tulsa's Day Center for the Homeless (men's and w...

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Tootsie Roll Drive

Posted on October 18, 2017 in: General News

TOOTSIE ROLLS                 The Knights of Columbus will be conducting their annual Tootsie Roll Drive after all the Masses the weekend of Oct 28th & 29th. Proceeds go to the Center of Family Love operating fund and to the Jenks Flying Eagles Special Olympics team, of which two of our very own parishioners are members. Thank you for your continued generosity.  

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ADVENT BY CANDLELIGHT

Posted on October 18, 2017 in: General News

ADVENT BY CANDLELIGHT                                 Women of St. Bernard's Advent by Candlelight, an evening of prayer, song,and reflection to prepare us for  Christ's coming will be Tuesday, November 28th at 7pm in the gymnasium. Our featured speaker is Maria Ruiz Scaperlanda the author of The Shepherd Who Didn't Run: Fr. Stanley Rother. If you would like to hostess a table for 8, help with decorating, attend, or get more information pleas...

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BOXES OF JOY

Posted on October 18, 2017 in: General News

Box of Joy-                 Even though you may not have been able to get your hands on one of the boxes this weekend...you can still fill a plastic dollar store SHOE box. Suggestions can be found on websitehttp://www.crosscatholic.org/uploads/BOJ-2017-Gift-Ideas.pdf  Or, if you’re unable to fill a box you can do so online http://www.crosscatholic.org/create-a-box-online.  Please return all filled boxes by November 5th. Boxes can be dropped off in large container in church commons. Do NOT tape boxes shut. DON’T ...

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Catholic Charities Appeal

Posted on October 13, 2017 in: General News

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This Week's Daily Mass Schedule

Posted on October 12, 2017 in: General News

Msgr and Fr. Thomas will be attending an out of town retreat this week. There will be no daily Mass Tuesday through Friday. We will have our normal Adoration schedule  

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Movie Nights

Posted on October 12, 2017 in: General News

MOVIE NIGHTS                 Save the date - Monday, November 6 St Bernard's is going to the movies !! ACTS and the Peace and Justice Committee  are hosting a showing of the soon-to-be-released movie "Same Kind of Different as Me"  That night we'll be collecting needed items for the Day Center for the Homeless as well. Watch future bulletins for additional information.  

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You are invited to Catholic Charities on Friday, November 30th.   Tour of the campus begins at 10:30.  Msgr. Gaalaas will hear confessions at 11:00 followed by mass at 11:30.  Everyone is welcome.  2450 North Harvard in Tulsa. 

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On October 25th, Holy Family Cathedral will be having an ecumenical panel with Msgr. Gaalaas, Rev. Deron Spoo from First Baptist Church, and Dr. Jim Miller from First Presbyterian Church. They'll be talking about the importance of witnessing to the Faith in an increasingly secular world.   Flyer /Portals/stbernard-ok/CMAdmin/Ecumenical%20Council%20Flyer.pdf

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Cascia Hall

Posted on October 11, 2017 in: General News

Cascia Hall Open House and Entrance Exams You, your family, and friends are invited to the Cascia Hall Open House on Sunday, November 5, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Enter through the front door of the Upper School at 2520 S. Yorktown Ave..  Entrance exams are scheduled for Saturdays, October 28 or November 11. Register online at www.casciahall.com.  Established in 1926 in Midtown Tulsa by the Order of St. Augustine, Cascia Hall is a Catholic, College Preparatory School for students in grades 6-12.  Would you please run this in your Sunday bulletin on October 29 and November 5? Cascia Hall Open House ...

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Seminary Visits

Posted on October 09, 2017 in: General News

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Fatima's U.S. Tour for Peace

Posted on October 09, 2017 in: General News

World Apostolate of Fatima's U.S. Tour for Peace is coming to our Diocese!     The historic tour, marking the 100th Anniversary of the apparitions of Our Lady at Fatima, Portugal, will feature the world-famous International Pilgrim Virgin Statue, traveling worldwide for nearly 70 years.   The tour runs through all 50 states and will be an extraordinary occasion of healing, hope, and grace. Any who have been in the presence of this special Statue (created in 1947 based on Sr. Lucia's description of her encounters with Our Lady) know that.   I hope you'll be able to exp...

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Our Lady of Fatima Prayer Service

Posted on October 05, 2017 in: General News

St. Bernard’s Fatima Prayer Service                 Our parish will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Fatima “Miracle of the Sun” on Friday, Oct. 13, 7pm, in the Good Shepherd Chapel.  The promise of a great sign on Oct. 13, 1917, drew tens of thousands of people to a hillside near Fatima, Portugal, where witnesses reported the sun’s miraculous motion and color changes.  A rosary will be said to honor our Blessed Mother and we will also hear how her message is still ...

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Seniors

Posted on October 05, 2017 in: General News

Seniors Our first outing of the season is Oct 12 to Tulsa Botanical Gardens.  Please meet in the Community Kitchen at 11am for lunch.  We will leave for the Gardens at 12:15pm and be back by 4pm-ish. Bring a side dish to share, please.

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Children's Carnival

Posted on October 05, 2017 in: General News

CHILDREN’S CARNIVAL                 Mark your calendars for our annual Halloween Carnival for our children on Sunday afternoon, October 29, 1:30 –4:00 p.m.  Lots of volunteers are needed. Knights are in charge of the food and Teen ACTS is also helping out. Call Sharon in the parish office to volunteer to help.  

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Prayer of Peace

Posted on October 04, 2017 in: General News

Bishop Robert Barron stated, "If Jesus had died on that cross and simply remained in his grave, he might be remembered by a few people as a hero from a distant time. But at the heart of the Christian faith is the claim that Jesus in fact - through the Holy Spirit - rose from death and thereby demonstrated that God's love is more powerful than anything that is in the world. More powerful than hatred and injustice, and more powerful even than death.... And therefore, the most extravagant hope is justified...the disciples of the risen Lord are given the privilege of gathering under his banner and joining him in ...

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Porta Caeli House Job Opening

Posted on October 03, 2017 in: General News

Nurses – Opportunity to work and live your faith!   Porta Caeli House aspires to show Christ’s merciful love to guests and their families in a loving environment; to enable dying with dignity; and to re-establish the concept in the broader community that dying is the natural conclusion of life on this earth, not something to be feared or avoided. If you would like to join the team at PCH, we are currently accepting resumes for a Clinical Manager. This person will coordinate and oversee all direct and indirect guest services. They are responsible for establishing and maintaining a good te...

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Bishop Kelly

Posted on October 02, 2017 in: General News

  Bishop Kelley High School HIGH SCHOOL PREVIEW & PLACEMENT TEST – FALL 2017               Bishop Kelley High School Preview Sunday October 15        Opening Session begins at 2:00 p.m.    The High School Preview is open to all students and families interested in Bishop Kelley.  Meet faculty, talk with current students, learn about financial aid, view activity and athletic displays and enjoy refreshments.  Tour the campus at your own pace, or with a student-led tour.  Format...

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KOC PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Posted on September 28, 2017 in: General News

KofC Pancake Breakfast - Benefiting Those Impacted By Recent Hurricanes                  Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, October 1st between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. All proceeds from this month's breakfast will go towards supporting those individuals impacted by recent hurricanes. We hope to see everyone there! For more information about KofC pancake breakfast events, please contact Jon Lawrence at mizzougrad@...

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St Bernard's Fatima Prayer Service

Posted on September 28, 2017 in: General News

St. Bernard’s Fatima Prayer Service                  Our parish will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Fatima “Miracle of the Sun” on Friday, Oct. 13, 7pm, in the Good Shepherd Chapel.  The promise of a great sign on Oct. 13, 1917, drew tens of thousands of people to a hillside near Fatima, Portugal, where witnesses reported the sun’s miraculous motion and color changes.  A rosary will be said to honor our Blessed Mother and we will also hear how her message is stil...

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Volunteer Appreciation Dinner—Oct 21 evening If you are a volunteer serving regularly in a service ministry within the parish, or lead a ministry group, save the date for a “Thank You” dinner! Catered by Charlotte Richert & music by Deja Bleu! Sat Oct 21, 6:30-8:30pm. Limited to 200 involved volunteers. Invitations coming soon! See future “Parish Life Updates” section in e-news for details.    

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SECOND COLLECTION: The second collection next weekend will be for our diocesan Catholic Charities.  

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Birthright fund raiser

Posted on September 27, 2017 in: General News

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Monastic Moment

Posted on September 27, 2017 in: General News

Take a moment....a Monastic Moment Friday, October 13, 6 pm - Sunday, October 15, noon A weekend experience of Benedictine life at St. Joseph Monastery For single Catholic women ages 18-35 who are open to God's call to religious life. Spend time in prayer, reflection and conversation with the Sisters as we listen together to God's word through lectio divina and liturgy. For more information and to register: stjomonastery@gmail.com or call Sr. Marie Therese: 918-289-9251.

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CBPW

Posted on September 27, 2017 in: General News

  The next meeting for the Catholic Business Professional Women's will be held at:   Diocesan Chancery October 4, 2017 12300 E 91st Street  Broken Arrow, Ok 74012 Dinner catered. Bishop Konderla to speak.  Please RSVP to Jayne: jrehm@cctulsa.com by Sept 30 Our mission is to encourage and foster Catholic spirituality while serving Catholic education through scholar-ships, cultivating and promoting charitable endeavors and engaging in social activities.  

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Dancing with the Stars

Posted on September 26, 2017 in: General News

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PSI

Posted on September 25, 2017 in: General News

DIOCESE OF TULSA Pastoral Studies Institute October Classes     Introduction to Thomistic Metaphysics This class will examine the philosophy of metaphysics and how it serves as a foundation to theology. Day & Time: Mondays, Oct 9, 16, 23, 30, 7:00-8:30 p.m. Instructor:  William Dunn, S.T.L. Location:  Chancery Office, “B” Building, 12300 East 91st Street, Broken Arrow   Sacred Art and Architecture Our churches are filled with sacred art, but rarely are we taught the catechetical significance of the meaning inherent in the art and archite...

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Christian Ministers Alliance

Posted on September 25, 2017 in: General News

24th Annual Tulsa Together Service will be at 6 p.m. on Oct 1 at Braden Baptist Church, 4739 E Fifth St.  The Rev. Anthony Carpenetr from New Hope Baptist Church will speak.  

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KOC Pancake breakfast

Posted on September 21, 2017 in: General News

KofC Pancake Breakfast - Benefiting Those Impacted By Recent Hurricanes                  Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, October 1st between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. All proceeds from this month's breakfast will go towards supporting those individuals impacted by recent hurricanes. We hope to see everyone there! For more information about KofC pancake breakfast events, please contact Jon Lawrence at mizzougrad@...

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Holy Family- Our Lady of Fatima

Posted on September 21, 2017 in: General News

Holy Family Cathedral                                                    is hosting the world-famous statue of Our Lady of Fatima from October 20th to 21st. The statue has been traveling the world since 1947, teaching the message of Fatima. Many miracles, graces, and favors have been granted by Our Lady of Fatima. The evening will commence at 8 p.m. with: a procession of the statue into the C...

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Fishing Trip

Posted on September 21, 2017 in: General News

FISHING TRIP                 The St. Bernard’s Knights of Columbus is sponsoring the 2nd annual guided Lake Texoma fishing trip. The trip will be from Friday October 20th through Sunday October 22nd. All parishioners, family members, and friends are invited to attend. The cost will be $100/person for guide service and approximately $80/night/room (up to 4 people) plus some incidentals for food and beverage. Please email or call Matt Fulghum to answer questions or sign up.mfulghum@cox.net or (316) 617-6495.  

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Tulsa 5 K Rosary Run

Posted on September 21, 2017 in: General News

TULSA 5K ROSARY RUN!                                                 Whether you’re a runner, a walker, a pray-er or a fan of Catholic Radio, this fun and unique event is for you.  On October 14, we’ll turn downtown Tulsa into a huge rosary! As you run or walk the course, balloons and signs will guide you through the prayers of the Joyful Mysteries.  You’ll be praying w...

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MOUR

Posted on September 21, 2017 in: General News

MOUR                 The 2017 season of MEN OF THE UPPER ROOM is upon us.  This faith filled men’s group has been meeting for over ten years now, roughly following the school year calendar.  This year’s theme is “COURAGE”.  Presentations and the small group table discussions will focus on the courage of Jesus, Old Testament heroes, and the Saints in the face of many obstacles, including death; and apply this to our lives in today’s difficult world.  Several of our Priests and Deacons, and other qu...

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40 Days for Life

Posted on September 19, 2017 in: General News

40 Days for Life Kickoff Rally: September 27th @ 6pm in the Garden of Hope (6135 E. 32nd Place, Tulsa). From September 27 through November 5, you’re invited to join other Christians for 40 Days for Life – 40 days of prayer and fasting for an end to abortion. You’re also invited to stand and peacefully pray during a 40-day vigil at the Garden of Hope (6135 E. 32nd Place, Tulsa), and also to help spread the word about this important community outreach. If you’d like more information—and especially if you’d like to volunteer to help—please contact [parish coordinator]...

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Families of Light

Posted on September 19, 2017 in: General News

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Blue Mass

Posted on September 19, 2017 in: General News

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Fishing Trip

Posted on September 14, 2017 in: General News

FISHING TRIP                 The St. Bernard’s Knights of Columbus is sponsoring the 2nd annual guided Lake Texoma fishing trip. The trip will be from Friday October 20th through Sunday October 22nd. All parishioners, family members, and friends are invited to attend. The cost will be $100/person for guide service and approximately $80/night/room (up to 4 people) plus some incidentals for food and beverage. Please email or call Matt Fulghum to answer questions or sign up.mfulghum@cox.net or (316) 617-6495.  

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Cursillo

Posted on September 14, 2017 in: General News

Upcoming Cursillo Weekends                                       If you are a Catholic adult who desires to grow in holiness, learn more about your faith, and learn tools to share your faith alongside others from around the diocese then this is your opportunity!  Cursillo is a movement of the Church that promotes Catholic ideals, spiritual growth, and fellowship in daily living.  Upcoming Cursillo Weekends are scheduled for Me...

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MOUR

Posted on September 14, 2017 in: General News

MOUR                 The 2017 season of MEN OF THE UPPER ROOM is upon us.  This faith filled men’s group has been meeting for over ten years now, roughly following the school year calendar.  This year’s theme is “COURAGE”.  Presentations and the small group table discussions will focus on the courage of Jesus, Old Testament heroes, and the Saints in the face of many obstacles, including death; and apply this to our lives in today’s difficult world.  The first meeting is September 20 with Bishop Ko...

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Blood Drive

Posted on September 14, 2017 in: General News

  BLOOD DRIVE:  It will be held Sunday, September 17th from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm. Walk in’s are welcome. Help give the gift of life to those in critical need of blood

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Fr. Don Wolf- Holy Family

Posted on September 14, 2017 in: General News

Next week on Wednesday, September 20th, Holy Family Cathedral will be having Fr. Don Wolf, priest of Oklahoma City, speaking at our weekly Wednesdays at the Cathedral program. Fr. Wolf is the cousin to Fr. Stanley Rother, and he will be speaking of his own personal interactions with Oklahoma's first martyr and official saint. This will be taking place three days prior to Fr. Stanley's beatification and as such, this will be an excellent opportunity for the lay faithful in the diocese of Tulsa to learn more about Fr. Stanley's life. On that day, Mass will be offered at 5:05 p.m., followed by Eucharistic Adoratio...

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Parish Life Updates

Posted on September 13, 2017 in: General News

Wedding Anniversary Mass Sat Oct 28, Most Rev David Konderla will hold a Wedding Anniversary Mass for those celebrating their 25th, 40th, 50th and 50th+ anniversaries at Holy Family Cathedral at 10am, followed by a reception. If you or someone you know in the Diocese of TUlsa is celebrating these milestone anniversaries, please contact Mary Toerne at 918 701-2639 by Oct 2nd so an invitation can be sent.  Remember to leave the name, contact info with phone #, and the anniversary to be celebrated.   Reader Training Training for new readers will be held Mon, Sep 18 & Wed, Sep 20 at 9am (after Daily M...

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Catholic Charities Request for help

Posted on September 12, 2017 in: General News

Special request for some heavy lifters! Saturday, September 16th from 9am to noon If you are over over 21 and ready and willing to lift things like desks and file cabinets, we need you this weekend. To help, please contact Kelly Cassidy by using the form found here: https://cctulsa.org/volunteer/. In the box that says, "Anything else you'd like us to know," just add a note that says "Saturday Furniture." Thanks! This heavy lifting will not occur ON our campus, but will be on property just around the corner from us. Fill out the form and Kelly will get back to you with...

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Young Adult Pilgrimage to Our Lady of Guadalupe January 13 - 15th, 2018  Pilgrimage to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Emporess of the Americas includes the following:   Mass and tour of the Shrine Exploring the ancient Mayan ruins Exploring Mexico City   The all inclusive price is $950.00 (including: transportation, double occupancy accommodations, guided tours, meals and pilgrimage kit.) First Payment due at the End of September for young adults (18-40 yrs).   Please email Andrea with any questions and to get a registration form at catholicyoungadults@gm...

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Hispanic Connections

Posted on September 07, 2017 in: General News

Hispanic Connections- a NEW GROUP! Are you Spanish, Hispanic or interested in learning more about Hispanic culture within the framework of Catholicism?  Come join us Thur Sept 21 in the Community Room for food, friendship, and discussion.  Bring a homemade dish from your country to share and a photo of your country's flag. Contact Mary Toerne at 918 701 2639 for more info or to sign up or just show up!

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Balance and Physical Well- being

Posted on September 07, 2017 in: General News

Balance and Physical Well-being Exercise Come join us Sep 5 at 11am in the gym for our first session! These exercises have been clinically proven to ease arthritis, improve balance, prevent falls, increase muscle strength - all using slow-moving motions.  The sessions are 60 min long, every Mon & Tues from 11am to noon. We will usually meet in the gym, but on rainy days will meet elsewhere in the building- which will be posted on the gym door. Our instructor is Linda Trent, a Christian instructor with many years of experience and training in these physical movements. It's FREE- no need to sig...

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Men of the Upper Room

Posted on September 07, 2017 in: General News

Men of the Upper Room St. Bernard Parish email bulletin notice on September 8 and 15, and hard copy bulletin for September 16/17.   The 2017 season of MEN OF THE UPPER ROOM is upon us.  This faith filled men’s group has been meeting for over ten years now, roughly following the school year calendar.  This year’s theme is “COURAGE”.  Presentations and the small group table discussions will focus on the courage of Jesus, Old Testament heroes, and the Saints in the face of many obstacles, including death; and apply this to our lives in today’s difficult world.  The ...

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Upcoming Cursillo Weekends

Posted on September 06, 2017 in: General News

Upcoming Cursillo Weekends                                       If you are a Catholic adult who desires to grow in holiness, learn more about your faith, and learn tools to share your faith alongside others from around the diocese then this is your opportunity!  Cursillo is a movement of the Church that promotes Catholic ideals, spiritual growth, and fellowship in daily living.  Upcoming Cursillo Weekends are scheduled for Me...

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Clairvaux Club

Posted on September 06, 2017 in: General News

Clairvaux Club “Party on the Patio” Monday – September 18th – 7:00 p.m.                   Join us on the terrace outside St. Bernard’s north entrance for a fun social evening complete with wine and appetizers. Clairvaux Club is providing the wine. Guests with last names A – L please bring a savory snack and those guests with last names M – Z please bring a favorite sweet to share. Come enjoy the night with new and old friends in the parish! If questions, call LeeAnn Turmelle, 918-728...

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Anniversary Mass

Posted on September 06, 2017 in: General News

ANNIVERSARY MASS                 The Most Rev. David Konderla wishes to invite all married couples celebrating the 25th, 40th, 50th and 50th+ to a Wedding Anniversary Mass on Saturday, October 28, 2016, at Holy Family Cathedral. Mass will begin at 10:00am followed by a reception. If you, or a couple you know in the Diocese of Tulsa, is celebrating or has celebrated their 25th, 40th, 50th and 50th+ Wedding Anniversary in the year 2017, please contact your parish office by October 2nd so an invitation can be sent....

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Vespers on the Vigil of the Beatification of Father Stanley Rother                 Bishop David Konderla has approved vespers to be prayed on the vigil of Father Stanley Rother's Beatification to be held at Saint Benedict Catholic Church, 2200 W. Ithica Broken Arrow, OK on Friday evening, September 22nd at 6:30p.m.  All in the Diocese of Tulsa and Eastern Oklahoma are invited to join their fellow Catholics as the Church of Oklahoma gathers in thanksgiving to God.  

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Less is More

Posted on September 06, 2017 in: General News

Less is More Fall Session                 Most people who have dieted, even successfully, have found themselves gaining the weight back time and time again.  That is because we have attempted to control our overeating with an external control, following the DIET PLAN.  However, my only “success” has been eating the way God designed us to eat: eating when hungry, stopping when satisfied.  These sessions focus on the tools to eat according to our hunger signal in combination with the spiritual tools to finally be set free...

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Hispanic Connections

Posted on August 31, 2017 in: General News

Hispanic Connections- a NEW GROUP! Are you Spanish, Hispanic or interested in learning more about Hispanic culture within the framework of Catholicism?  Come join us Thur Sept 21 in the Community Room for food, friendship, and discussion.  Bring a homemade dish from your country to share and a photo of your country's flag. Contact Mary Toerne at 918 701 2639 for more info or to sign up or just show up!

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Balance and Physical Well- being

Posted on August 31, 2017 in: General News

Balance and Physical Well-being Exercise Come join us Sep 5 at 11am in the gym for our first session! These exercises have been clinically proven to ease arthritis, improve balance, prevent falls, increase muscle strength - all using slow-moving motions.  The sessions are 60 min long, every Mon & Tues from 11am to noon. We will usually meet in the gym, but on rainy days will meet elsewhere in the building- which will be posted on the gym door. Our instructor is Linda Trent, a Christian instructor with many years of experience and training in these physical movements. It's FREE- no need to sig...

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Rachel's Vineyard Retreat

Posted on August 31, 2017 in: General News

Healing and Hope after abortion: 2017 Rachel's Vineyards Retreat   Rachel's Vineyard is an opportunity for any person who struggles with emotional and spiritual pain of past abortion(s). The weekend is a unique and effective process designed specifically to help experience the mercy and compassion of God. There are many exercises to help grieve the loss of your child and provide an opportunity to understand and release the deep feelings of anger, shame, guilt, and grief that frequently accompanies an abortion experience. This process is extremely helpful for those who struggle with forgiving themselves ...

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St Francis

Posted on August 31, 2017 in: General News

ST. FRANCIS                 Are  you a cancer survivor?  Have you been a caregiver of a cancer patient?    If the answer to either question is “yes,” would you be interested in learning about how you might be able to be a “mentor/buddy” to others in the same/similar type situation?  If so, please call 918-494-1150, Saint Francis Health System Volunteer Office.  

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Vespers on the Vigil of the Beatification of Father Stanley Rother                 Bishop David Konderla has approved vespers to be prayed on the vigil of Father Stanley Rother's Beatification to be held at Saint Benedict Catholic Church, 2200 W. Ithica Broken Arrow, OK on Friday evening, September 22nd at 6:30p.m.  All in the Diocese of Tulsa and Eastern Oklahoma are invited to join their fellow Catholics as the Church of Oklahoma gathers in thanksgiving to God.  

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Emergency National Collection To Assist Dioceses Affected By Hurricane Harvey  August 29, 2017  WASHlNGTON-Archbishop Jose H. Gomez of Los Angeles, vice-president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has called on the bishops to consider taking up a special collection to support victims of Hurricane Harvey and to provide pastoral and rebuilding support to impacted dioceses.  In an August 28 letter, Archbishop Gomez requested that the collection be held during the weekend of September 1-2 or September 8-9.  "Our hearts and prayers go out to the families that have lost loved...

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Tulsa 5 K Rosary Run

Posted on August 24, 2017 in: General News

TULSA 5K ROSARY RUN!                                                                                 On October 14, we’ll turn downtown Tulsa into a huge rosary! As you run or walk the course, balloons and signs will guide you through the pr...

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Clairvaux Club

Posted on August 24, 2017 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX CLUB                 Women of St. Bernard’s !! Autumn is coming soon and there are 5 MORE 2017 GATHERINGS offered for the ladies of the parish.To get the latest guilt-free reminder e-mails, join the 292 ladies already receiving e-mails. To subscribe:Send an e-mail to ccwomen@stbernardstulsa.org with SUBJECT “Sign me-up” orgo to http://eepurl.com/cRtSVv. Thank you !! LeeAnn Turmelle, Clairvaux Club President  

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Clairvaux Book Club

Posted on August 24, 2017 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX BOOK CLUB PICK Women of the parish, add the next Clairvaux Club book selection to your fall reading list. We will discuss “Taste & See: Experiencing the Goodness of God with our Five Senses” at 7pm Nov. 2 in the St. Bernard’s community room. The author, Ginny Kubitz Moyer, uses Scripture and personal stories to explore how God comes to us in the things we see, hear, taste, smell and touch. Each chapter concludes with sense-specific prayers for the grace to encounter God in the world He made.  If you’d like a copy from the bulk book order, contact Jean Yaeger by Sept. 5. Cost is...

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Labor Day

Posted on August 24, 2017 in: General News

LABOR DAY                 The office will be closed on Monday, September 4 in honor of  Labor Day. The Mass will be held in  the chapel at 8:30 a.m. There will be no Adoration that day.  

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Dancing with the Stars

Posted on August 23, 2017 in: General News

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Adult volunteers are needed to work at “the most FUN fundraiser in Tulsa.” San Miguel Middle School needs outgoing, hospitable men and women to help with check-in, data input, table running, assisting dancers and guests, etc., at Spotlight on San Miguel: Dancing with the Tulsa Stars, Sat. evening Oct. 21 at the Cox Business Center. Proceeds of the event benefit San Miguel. Advance training is required for some tasks. If you are interested, please contact Mary Ellen Clark at maryellenclark5@gmail.com or 918-960-4101. 

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Bernardfest

Posted on August 17, 2017 in: General News

Bernardfest Come join us after the 5pm Mass Sun Aug 20 (this Sunday) for our annual BERNARDFEST. Please bring a dish to share.    Special note on the water balloon fight: If your kiddos (ages 6-12) plan to participate in the water balloon fight, please either bring a spare set of clothes or a towel, ensure they have fully enclosed shoes (there are lots of stickers in the field where we plan to hold this).   Agenda for the Bernardfest: 6 to 8:30pm  Burgers & hotdogs (grilled by the chefs of the Knights of Columbus!), baked beans (prepared by our lovely Meals of Mercy...

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EM Training

Posted on August 17, 2017 in: General News

EM training Several training sessions remain for new and existing Eucharistic Ministers. Please come to any of the following- no need to sign up beforehand; just show-up! Please sign in once you are there though, so we know who has received the training, have your contact info, and know your Mass preference. All training is in the church. Aug 21 (Mon) 7pm  (Dcn Dave) Aug 28 (Mon) 1pm (Dcn Lamar) & 7pm (Dcn Dave) Aug 30 (Wed) 1pm (Dcn Lamar) & 7pm (Dcn Dave)

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ST MONICA PRAYER GROUP

Posted on August 17, 2017 in: General News

  [9781612785639_p0_v1_s260x420]1[] ST. MONICA’S PRAYER GROUP Do you have a loved one away from the church? August 27 is the feast day of St. Monica A prayer group was formed with the intention of praying for our loved ones who are away from the church. St. Monica is the patron saint of Mothers. She prayed for her son, St. Augustine, for 30 yrs. before he returned to the faith in the year 387. She died later that year. St. Monica is also the patron saint of wives. She was married to a pagan and through her patience and prayers she was able to convert her husband and mother- in-law to the C...

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CLAIRVAUX BOOK CLUB

Posted on August 17, 2017 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX BOOK CLUB PICK Women of the parish, add the next Clairvaux Club book selection to your fall reading list. We will discuss “Taste & See: Experiencing the Goodness of God with our Five Senses” at 7pm Nov. 2 in the St. Bernard’s community room. The author, Ginny Kubitz Moyer, uses Scripture and personal stories to explore how God comes to us in the things we see, hear, taste, smell and touch. Each chapter concludes with sense-specific prayers for the grace to encounter God in the world He made.  If you’d like a copy from the bulk book order, contact Jean Yaeger by Sept. 5. Cost is...

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Dinners for Eight

Posted on August 17, 2017 in: General News

ALL 2017 DINNERS FOR 8 SIGN-UP                   Looking to meet fellow parishioners, make new friends or reacquaint with old friends, then Dinners for 8 is for you.  Fall 2017 sign up begins now through 8/27/2017 in the common area.  You can also sign up by emailing me (Marcia Kapura) at mgkapura@yahoo.com or my husband (John) at jmkapura@sbcglobal.net, until 8/26/2017.  

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School of Lectio

Posted on August 17, 2017 in: General News

Registration open for School of Lectio                 The Benedictine Sisters of St. Joseph Monastery along with other professional staff guide a three-day event that enables you to awaken to the teachings of the early Church on praying with the scriptures. The joy and mercy of God come alive as we are mindful of God’s grace in our lives. Registration is available through the monastery website: stjosephmonastery.org or by calling 918-746-4209.  The sessions begin at 7pm on Wednesday evening, September 27th followed by three full days ...

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PSI

Posted on August 14, 2017 in: General News

  DIOCESE OF TULSA Pastoral Studies Institute September Classes   Our Lady of Fatima “Our Lady of Fatima” is a formal title accorded to the Blessed Mother by the Catholic Church based on a series of apparition witness by three children at Fatima, Portugal between May 13 and October 13, 1917, the culmination of which was the “Miracle of the Sun” witnessed by thousands of spectators on October 13, 1917.  This short course, in preparation for the hundred year anniversary of the event, will relate the story of Fatima focusing on the children, the devotional and historica...

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Bernardfest

Posted on August 10, 2017 in: General News

Bernardfest 2017 Mark you calendars for Sunday, August 20, after the 5pm Mass.  Burgers & hotdogs, bingo, Bible Trivia Blowout (with Deacon Lamar), prizes, ice cream sundae table, water balloon fight, and scavenger hunt.  Come join us and bring a side dish to share.

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Day of Caring

Posted on August 10, 2017 in: General News

Day of Caring– August 26:  9am– Noon Donuts & Coffee (9am) and Lunch (served at noon) for volunteers. Come help us spruce up, fix up, and get ready for the school year! See sign up sheets soon in the Commons. Be sure to leave your email!

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Boy Scouts

Posted on August 10, 2017 in: General News

BOY SCOUTS                 Our scout troop will have available popcorn after Masses on Saturdays (5:00p.m) and Sundays (8:30a.m., 11:15a.m. and 5:00p.m.) starting August 19 for the next 4 week-ends. Scout programs here at St. Bernard for boys between 11 and 18 years of age. Popcorn is our fund-raising activity that supports the troop.  

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CLAIRVAUX BOOK CLUB

Posted on August 10, 2017 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX BOOK CLUB PICK Women of the parish, add the next Clairvaux Club book selection to your fall reading list. We will discuss “Taste & See: Experiencing the Goodness of God with our Five Senses” at 7pm Nov. 2 in the St. Bernard’s community room. The author, Ginny Kubitz Moyer, uses Scripture and personal stories to explore how God comes to us in the things we see, hear, taste, smell and touch. Each chapter concludes with sense-specific prayers for the grace to encounter God in the world He made.  If you’d like a copy from the bulk book order, contact Jean Yaeger by Sept. 5. Cost is...

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Tulsa 5K Rosary Run

Posted on August 10, 2017 in: General News

TULSA 5K ROSARY RUN!                                                                 On October 14, we’ll turn downtown Tulsa into a huge rosary! As you run or walk the course, balloons and signs will guide you through the prayers of the Joyful Mysteries.  Join the group prayer activity and help raise money to su...

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School Lectio

Posted on August 10, 2017 in: General News

Registration open for School of Lectio                 The Benedictine Sisters of St. Joseph Monastery along with other professional staff guide a three-day event that enables you to awaken to the teachings of the early Church on praying with the scriptures. The joy and mercy of God come alive as we are mindful of God’s grace in our lives. Registration is available through the monastery website: stjosephmonastery.org or by calling 918-746-4209.  The sessions begin at 7pm on Wednesday evening, September 27th followed by three full days ...

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Marquette

Posted on August 08, 2017 in: General News

Message for the “senior” Marquette Graduates:  It’s Annual Mixer time – Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017.  Fletcher Hall at Christ the King, 6:00pm – 9:00pm.  Dinner will be served at 6:15pm.  Cost $10. Cash bar: beer and wine. Don’t miss it!!  We’ll be celebrating anniversary years 1942 (75th), 1947 (70th), 1952 (65th) and 1957 (60th).  Any questions or need a ride, call Mary Carolyn Hills 918-747-8562.

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Volunteer Ministry Fair

Posted on August 03, 2017 in: General News

Volunteer Ministry Fair Join us for the Volunteer Ministry Fair before and after all Masses on the Aug 12/13th weekend.  Plan time to linger and learn what opportunities there are for the talents and time God has given us.  All departments will be represented.  See where your stewardship can best glorify God!

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All Saints

Posted on August 03, 2017 in: General News

ALL SAINTS                 Support All Saints Catholic School by purchasing your tickets to attend the annual fundraising event, A Night For All Saints. Enjoy a premier silent auction during cocktail hour, dinner, live auction and entertainment. Live auction items include a tornado shelter, trips to Napa Valley, Park City, Utah, Spring break in Florida, and Big Cedar Lodge. Support the Fund-A-Need campaign to help raise funds to purchase a 12 passenger van to be used for off-campus field trips. Proceeds from this year's event will help suppor...

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Dinners for Eight

Posted on August 03, 2017 in: General News

FALL 2017 DINNERS FOR 8 SIGN-UP                   Looking to meet fellow parishioners, make new friends or reacquaint with old friends, then Dinners for 8 is for you.  Fall 2017 sign up begins now through 8/27/2017 in the common area.  You can also sign up by emailing me (Marcia Kapura) at mgkapura@yahoo.com or my husband (John) at jmkapura@sbcglobal.net, until 8/26/2017.  

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Seniors of Clairvaux

Posted on August 03, 2017 in: General News

Seniors of Clairvaux- Don't forget our upcoming Lunch and Learn:  How to get the most out of your cell phones!  Bring your specific questions.  Thursday, Aug 10 at 11:30 am in the Commons. Cell phone session after lunch around 12:15.

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Latino/Hispanic Parishioners

Posted on August 03, 2017 in: General News

Latino/Hispanic Parishioners- would you like a place to connect and be a place for new Hispanic parishioners to come and be introduced to the parish family? Let's discuss the existence of such a group at a Sept 21st potluck dinner- 6:30 to 8:30pm in the Community room.  Bring your favorite homemade dish from you country (and your country's flag design to put next to it) to our potluck dinner. Contact Mary at 918 701 2639 with questions, ideas, or input.

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Challenge Girls- St Benedict

Posted on August 03, 2017 in: General News

The Challenge Girls Annual Kickoff Celebration!! Thursday, August 31st, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Church of St. Benedict, 2nd Floor Fr. Rother Building   Parents, please join us for “In it to win it” game show fun with the girls. Challenge is for girls in 5th – 12th grade to grow in knowledge of their Catholic faith, friendship with Christ, and make a positive impact on their families, friends and in the world. Please contact Anna Daniels at 918 815-0636, or addaniels13@gmail.com for more information.

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Bernardfest

Posted on July 28, 2017 in: General News

Bernardfest 2017 Mark you calendars for Sunday, August 20, after the 5pm Mass.  Burgers & hotdogs, bingo, Bible Trivia Blowout (with Deacon Lamar), prizes, ice cream sundae table, water balloon fight, and scavenger hunt.  Come join us and bring a side dish to share.

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Volunteer Ministry Fair

Posted on July 28, 2017 in: General News

Volunteer Ministry Fair Join us for the Volunteer Ministry Fair before and after all Masses on the Aug 12/13th weekend.  Plan time to linger and learn what opportunities there are for the talents and time God has given us.  All departments will be represented.  See where your stewardship can best glorify God!

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Tai Chi

Posted on July 28, 2017 in: General News

Tai Chi classes- time change! Monday  and Tuesdays 11am to Noon in the gym starting Sept 5.  Free 26 week session. 2 one-hour classes per week. Open to all, but seniors will have optimal benefit in balance improvement, muscle coordination, and mental focus.   Come join us!  11 am to noon Monday and Tuesdays in the gym.  Classes start Tuesday Sept 5.

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Day of Caring

Posted on July 28, 2017 in: General News

Day of Caring– August 26:  9am– Noon Donuts & Coffee (9am) and Lunch (served at noon) for volunteers. Come help us spruce up, fix up, and get ready for the school year! See sign up sheets soon in the Commons. Be sure to leave your email!  

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Eucharistic Ministry Training

Posted on July 28, 2017 in: General News

Eucharistic Minister Training              New & existing EM’s must attend a single 1–hr session.  Day & Evening sessions available.  Just show up in the church; no need to reserve a spot!                Dates: Mon & Wed’s,  8/14, 8/16, 8/28, 8/30.  All dates meet at either 1pm or 7pm in the church.  Sessions are 1 hour. You need only attend one session. Dcns Dave & Lamar will train.  

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All Saints

Posted on July 28, 2017 in: General News

ALL SAINTS                 Support All Saints Catholic School by purchasing your tickets to attend the annual fundraising event, A Night For All Saints. Enjoy a premier silent auction during cocktail hour, dinner, live auction and entertainment. Live auction items include a tornado shelter, trips to Napa Valley, Park City, Utah, Spring break in Florida, and Big Cedar Lodge. Support the Fund-A-Need campaign to help raise funds to purchase a 12 passenger van to be used for off-campus field trips. Proceeds from this year's event will help suppor...

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Dinners for Eight

Posted on July 28, 2017 in: General News

FALL 2017 DINNERS FOR 8 SIGN-UP                   Looking to meet fellow parishioners, make new friends or reacquaint with old friends, then Dinners for 8 is for you.  Fall 2017 sign up begins now through 8/27/2017 in the common area.  You can also sign up by emailing me (Marcia Kapura) at mgkapura@yahoo.com or my husband (John) at jmkapura@sbcglobal.net, until 8/26/2017.  

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Pickleball

Posted on July 28, 2017 in: General News

PICKLEBALL                 The parish is prepared to host Pickleball in our gymnasium. For those interested in playing, please call David D’Arcangelo at (918) 810-0058.  

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Estate Planning

Posted on July 28, 2017 in: General News

PLEASE CONSIDER ST. BERNARD’S IN YOUR ESTATE AND TRUST PLANNING    

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Tai Chi

Posted on July 21, 2017 in: General News

Tai Chi Classes (FREE!) Want to improve your balance? Want to prevent falls? Want to improve focus peacefully?  Come join us for Tai Chi classes, a slow-moving meditative exercise that combines stress reduction, focus, balance and muscle control.  Research has shown that Tai Chi, a very low-impact balance and mental agility exercise, is one of the single most effective activities to help adults to prevent falling and improve balance.   Monday and Tuesdays 1-2pm in the Gym, starting Sept 5!    Taught by a trained professional and funded through Ability Resources.  Donations accep...

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Pickleball

Posted on July 19, 2017 in: General News

PICKLEBALL                  The parish is prepared to host Pickleball in our gymnasium. For those interested in playing, please call David D’Arcangelo at (918) 810-0058  

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Volunteer Ministry Fair

Posted on July 18, 2017 in: General News

Volunteer Ministry Fair Aug 12-13 weekend before and after Masses. It's all about stewardship! It's in giving that we receive! Come see what opportunities there are for your talents! All departments of the parish will be represented.  Come browse the tables, sign up and see how you can contribute and benefit from giving your service. 

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Bernardfest

Posted on July 18, 2017 in: General News

Bernardfest Bernardfest is coming Sunday, Aug 20 after the 5pm Mass.  The K of C will be grilling up burgers and dogs for us.  There will be bingo, a Bible Trivia contest (both with prizes!), a water balloon fight for the younger kids and a scavenger hunt for the older kids. Clarivaux Club will be hosting an ice cream sundae table too. Come and have some fun!

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Day of Caring

Posted on July 18, 2017 in: General News

Day of Caring Sign ups sheets will be available after Mass this weekend.  Day of caring is from 9-noon on August 26th.  Volunteers are needed to ready the classrooms for the school year, clean various other areas, and other minor fix-up jobs. Donuts and coffee are provided in the morning and a lunch will be provided at noon! Come "fixing" to have fun!

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EM Training

Posted on July 18, 2017 in: General News

Eucharistic Minister Training is HERE!   All EM's, new and existing need to take a 1-hour session offered at 1pm or 7pm on the following Mondays and Wednesdays in the church.  Dcns Lamar and Johnson will be providing training.  You need only attend one 1-hour session.   July 24    1 pm or 7 pm July 26    1 pm or 7 pm Aug 14    1 pm or 7 pm Aug 16    1 pm or 7 pm Aug 28    1 pm or 7 pm Aug 30    1 pm or 7 pm   No need to RSVP or register.  Just show up! Be sure to ...

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Youth Trip

Posted on July 18, 2017 in: General News

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PSI

Posted on July 17, 2017 in: General News

Diocese of Tulsa Pastoral Studies Institute Fall 2017 Credit Course   You may take this class for 3 hours college credit @ $183 OR audit the class for free   Pastoral Ministry Degree (30 hours) Newman University, in cooperation with the Pastoral Studies Institute, offers this degree in Pastoral Ministry for adults in the Diocese of Tulsa.  Individuals who already have one bachelor’s degree can take the required thirty (30) hours of theology course work and receive a second bachelor’s degree in Pastoral Ministry.      THEO 1033: Old Testament L...

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Volunteer Ministry Fair

Posted on July 13, 2017 in: General News

Volunteer Ministry Fair Aug 12-13 weekend before and after Masses. It's all about stewardship! It's in giving that we receive! Come see what opportunities there are for your talents! All departments of the parish will be represented.  Come browse the tables, sign up and see how you can contribute and benefit from giving your service. 

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Bernardfest

Posted on July 13, 2017 in: General News

Bernardfest Bernardfest is coming Sunday, Aug 20 after the 5pm Mass.  The K of C will be grilling up burgers and dogs for us.  There will be bingo, a Bible Trivia contest (both with prizes!), a water balloon fight for the younger kids and a scavenger hunt for the older kids. Clarivaux Club will be hosting an ice cream sundae table too. Come and have some fun!

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Day of Caring

Posted on July 13, 2017 in: General News

Day of Caring Sign ups sheets will be available after Mass this weekend.  Day of caring is from 9-noon on August 26th.  Volunteers are needed to ready the classrooms for the school year, clean various other areas, and other minor fix-up jobs. Donuts and coffee are provided in the morning and a lunch will be provided at noon! Come "fixing" to have fun!

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Eucharistic Ministry Training

Posted on July 13, 2017 in: General News

Eucharistic Ministry Training Coming soon! Training session for new and existing Eucharistic Ministers. Training will be an hour or less. Sessions will be held both during the day and the evening. Stay tuned for more info.  No need to sign up; just pick a session and come!

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REV. ROBERT N. SHERRY   Father Sherry grew up in Holy Angles Parish in Aurora, Illinois, and attended St. Meinrad Seminary in Indiana and St. Paul Seminary in Minnesota. Ordained in 1966 as a priest for the Diocese of Rockford he earned a Masters in Religious Education in 1975 from Loyola University in Chicago and a Doctor of Ministry in 1985 from St. Mary of the Lake University in Illinois.   Founder and Pastor of the Church of Holy Apostles in McHenry, IL between 1989 and 2012, he described his parish as “a family of compassionate people sharing God’s love” resulting in a remarkabl...

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ST BERNARD’S BUS PILGRIMAGE TO OKC BEATIFICATION OF FR. STANLEY ROTHER   September 23, 2017   6:30 am—6:30 pm (approximately)   Cost: About $25 plus a self-paid lunch   Final details for itinerary and cost are forthcoming.   Sign up by July 16  at the table in the commons or by calling the parish office to reserve your spot!Afterward, seats will be limited!   Contact Christine Myers with questions at the parish office or at cmyers@stbernardstulsa.org .   /Portals/stbernard-ok/CMAdmin/Bus%20Pilgrimage%20for%20Web.pdf

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St. Michael Catholic Radio Novena Challenge  This is an invitation to listen to St. Michael Catholic Radio (94.9 FM) for nine days in your car, on a walk, run, or while cooking at home, and to pray the St. Michael Novena for the protection and conversion of souls each day. Discover the transformation that Catholic Radio can have on your relationship with Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ!  St. Michael Novena: Daily Opening Prayer: St. Michael the Archangel, we honor you as a powerful protector of the Church and guardian of our souls. Inspire us with your humility, courage and strength that we may reject sin and...

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The Shepherd who didn't run

Posted on July 05, 2017 in: General News

The Shepherd Who Didn’t Run                              7pm, Tuesday, Aug. 8 , in the community room: The men and women of St. Bernard’s are invited to join in a discussion of the  biography on Father Stanley Rother, “The Shepherd Who Didn’t Run.”                  Sheila Michie will be our guest moderator and will share her exper...

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Peace and Justice Website

Posted on July 05, 2017 in: General News

    PEACE &  JUSTICE WEBSITE: The Peace & Justice Ministry has a new website which can be found on the parish website or at stbernardspeaceandjustice.org. The site has news, activities, a calendar of events and volunteer opportunities. Check it out!                        

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YOUNG ADULTS

Posted on July 05, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUNG ADULT NEWS Mark your Calendar:   Theology on Tap(18-39): July 11th, 7-9 PM McNellies(1st & Elgin) *Childcare provided at the Church of the Madalene   NextGen Service Day @ Catholic Charities: Saturday, July 15th, 9:00-11:00am *Children are welcome, make sure to RSVP on the website: https://cctulsa.org/nextgen/   Make sure to join the Facebook group: St. Bernard's Tulsa Young Adults & Check out our website: http://stbernardstulsa.weebly.com/young-adult.html   Contact Kendall Seelie in the Youth & Young Adul...

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VETS COMFORT DRIVE

Posted on June 28, 2017 in: General News

VETS COMFORT DRIVE                 The Knights of Columbus St. John Paul II Assembly is hosting a Veterans Comfort drive from June 25th to July 9th.  We are asking for toiletry items and books and magazines.  Boxes will be in the Commons and at the West Entrance to receive your donations.  Items collected will be distributed to veterans at area VA facilities.  Thank you for your support.  

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RCIA SPONSORS NEEDED

Posted on June 28, 2017 in: General News

RCIA SPONSORS NEEDED! Please email or call Christine in the parish office if you are interested. It’s a great way to learn more about your own faith while accompanying another on his or her journey.  

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Peace and Justice Website

Posted on June 28, 2017 in: General News

PEACE &  JUSTICE WEBSITE: The Peace & Justice Ministry has a new website which can be found on the parish website or at stbernardspeaceandjustice.org. The site has news, activities, a calendar of events and volunteer opportunities. Check it out!  

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Peter's Pence

Posted on June 28, 2017 in: General News

SECOND COLLECTION: The second collection this weekend is for Peter’s Pence, which supports the charitable works of the Pope to reach out to those suffering around the world.  

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The Shepherd who didn't run

Posted on June 22, 2017 in: General News

The Shepherd Who Didn’t Run                      7pm, Tuesday, Aug. 8 , in the Community Room: The men and women of St. Bernard’s are invited to join in a discussion of the  biography on Father Stanley Rother, “The Shepherd Who Didn’t Run.”  Sheila Michie will be our guest moderator and will share her experience of visiting Fr. Rother’s parish in Guatemala, as part of a mission trip with Christ the King Church in 2015. Books ...

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Music Notes

Posted on June 22, 2017 in: General News

MUSIC NOTES                 "Whoever gives water to the little ones for my sake is a disciple".  Music this week tries to underline the theme of discipleship:  "They'll Know We Are Christians" and "Love Divine". All our music groups...... liturgical (chancel, contemporary group, Handbell choirs) and non-liturgical (Bernies Bunch, Et Cetera, Deja Bleu)...... take a break in July. We'll miss them..... but know that the break will bring them all back rejuvenated.

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Youth Group News

Posted on June 22, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUTH GROUP NEWS Our Youth Group is for all the youth of our parish and friends.  Middle School is for 5th through 8th grade and High School is for 9th through 12th grade. Sunday, June 25th  - High School Youth Group will meet at the Twiehaus’ from 6:30-9:00 for a Bonfire & S’mores. 9901 S. Sandusky Ave. Tulsa, OK *Make sure to grab a permission slip from the Youth Office or the DAWG House! Also, B.Y.O.H—-Bring Your Own Hammock   Wednesday, June 28th - Middle School Youth Group will meet from 6:00-8:00 P.M. in the DAWG House. We will be going out...

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Breakfast Cereals

Posted on June 22, 2017 in: General News

BREAKFAST CEREALS are  needed by Tulsa Day Center for the Homeless.  Please bring cereals to St. Bernard’s Parish receptionist’s desk by 10:00 a.m. on any Tuesday. The cereals will help homeless people start their day with nourishing breakfast.  Thank you for your support.  

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Youth Group News

Posted on June 22, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUNG ADULT NEWS Mark your Calendar:   Theology on Tap(18-39): July 11th, 7-9 PM McNellies(1st & Elgin) *Childcare provided at the Church of the Madalene   Make sure to join the Facebook group: St. Bernard's Tulsa Young Adults & Check out our website: http://stbernardstulsa.weebly.com/young-adult.html   Contact Kendall Seelie in the Youth & Young Adult Office to be added to the Young Adult email list. kseelie@stbernardstulsa.org or 918-299-9406          

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Postcards while on Vacation

Posted on June 14, 2017 in: General News

POSTCARDS FOR FR. THOMAS                 As we, the parishioners of St. Bernard’s, go on vacation this summer, let’s help Fr. Thomas learn about USA geography and also about his parishioners:                   Send a Postcard to Fr. Thomas (from your vacation spot, even from OK or Tulsa). Identify yourself. Say why you are visiting where you are or share an experience. Print neatly, please. You can even mail it when you get back home St. Bernard&r...

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Mass and Communion Etiquette

Posted on June 14, 2017 in: General News

MASS AND COMMUNION ETIQUETTE   One day, each of us will stand before the Lord for our personal judgment.  We will be longing to spend eternity praising God.  There will be an examination of our lives.  Wouldn’t it be great if, in our “re-run,” when we saw ourselves in Mass, we were praying, singing, and adoring Him with all our hearts? Mass is not about our being entertained – it is about worshipping God.   *Never chew gum in church. *Please leave cell phones in your car. *Do not bring food or drink inside the church. *All Catholics not in mortal (seriou...

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Peace and Justice Committee

Posted on June 14, 2017 in: General News

PEACE &  JUSTICE COMMITTEE: Committee members will be attending Mass at the Burmese parish, Immaculate Heart of Mary, on Sunday, June 25th, to meet the pastor and parish leaders and learn more about the needs of the Burmese community in Tulsa.  

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Go Life

Posted on June 14, 2017 in: General News

Go Life-IT'S NOT TOO LATE If you have forgotten to return your baby bottle,                                                                                         Go Life will be collecting them during the masses this weekend.  Please place your bottle in the large blue bin provided in the commons area. Thank you for supporting LIFE!! www.GoLife.org

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Appropriate Dress for Mass

Posted on June 08, 2017 in: General News

Let’s Make a “Going to Mass” Fashion Statement!   Do you think about proper dress before going to the Holy Sacrament of the Mass? Do you imagine what He sees? What others see? Could you be a distraction to others? Fashionistas insist you make a statement, but parishioners request that you do not.  How do YOU want to present yourself before God?  That’s your important statement! You may need a re-do. You may want to guide your children? It matters.  

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Birthright

Posted on June 08, 2017 in: General News

BIRTHRIGHT                 How’s your “ summer-sorting ” going?? BIRTHRIGHT OF TULSA can help you! Donate Nice Clothing – infant to toddler. Call 918-481-4884. Drive to Warren Clinic, 6600 S Yale Ave. Drop off your donations! We’ll meet you out front to gather them up. Easy Breezy! And what a blessing to others!

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Preschool teacher opening

Posted on June 08, 2017 in: General News

PRESCHOOL                 Preschool is currently enrolling students for the 2017-18 school year. If you are interested in enrolling your child in our preschool, please feel free to contact Barbara at 918-299-9432 for more information. You may also email me at bglueck@stbernardstulsa.org. We offer small classes in a nurturing environment. I am also taking applications for teachers for this coming school year. Teachers must have a bachelors degree, preferably in education. Experience with early childhood is preferred. 

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QEV LIFE AWARENESS

Posted on June 08, 2017 in: General News

QEV LIFE AWARENESS                 Thinking about life or curious as to what life as a priest, sister, brother, or married life would be like?  Come to the QEV, Life Awareness Project, a weekend of intentional discernment about what God is calling you to do with your life.  This will be open to Catholic SINGLES, ages 17 to 45, and will be held at the Newman Center at TU, on the weekend of June 30 – July 2, 2017.  There is no fee for attending.  For more information, contact tulsavocations@gmail.com or register online at ...

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No Daily Mass June 20-22

Posted on June 08, 2017 in: General News

There will be no daily Mass on June 20-22. Both Msgr. Gaalaas and Fr. Thomas will be attending an out of town meeting for the Provence. The Adoration schedule will continue as normal.

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Youth Group News

Posted on June 08, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUTH GROUP NEWS Our Youth Group is for all the youth of our parish and friends.  Middle School is for 5th through 8th grade and High School is for 9th through 12th grade.   No youth group this week due to TOTUS TUUS!!! *Refer to the Religious Education section for details.   No youth group on Sunday, June 18th due to Father’s Day.   *Make sure to check the Youth Group Summer Calendar for all summer activities.   Contact Kendall Seelie for questions, 918-299-9406 or kseelie@stbernardstulsa.org.      

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Music Notes

Posted on June 08, 2017 in: General News

MUSIC NOTES                 This weekend we celebrate the infinite love and mystery of God!!  Notice all our opening and closing hymns refer to God in three persons.....and all sing of infinite love. And just for fun...... notice the numbering in our hymnals. Number 333 in  Spirit and Song  and Number 333 in Gather both are trinitarian!

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RCIA

Posted on June 01, 2017 in: General News

INTRODUCTION TO CATHOLICISM continues into June June 13, 20 and 27 You can still join us on Tuesday evenings from 7 to 8:30 pm in room G-6 for a short course in the essentials of the Catholic faith. This is a no-pressure, no-commitment introduction for non-Catholics and a good refresher for Catholics. Invite that curious person in your life and come with him or her! It’s not too late. RCIA SPONSORS NEEDED Next time you pray, consider asking God if He is calling you to be an RCIA sponsor. We are looking for confirmed Catholics who are in good standing with the Church to help welcome and accompany those lea...

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Go Life

Posted on June 01, 2017 in: General News

GO LIFE                  On June 3 & 4, Go Life will be visiting St. Bernard of Clairvaux parish with our Fill the Baby Bottle Campaign.  Learn about our ministry and receive information on how you can help. Take a baby bottle home, fill it with your spare change, and bring it back the next weekend.  Become a monthly donor to help fund free pregnancy tests, limited ultrasounds, and life-affirming resources.  Volunteer with us.  Become a Sidewalk Advocate or a Prayer Partner.   We also need Sonographers, C...

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QEV LIFE AWARENESS

Posted on June 01, 2017 in: General News

QEV LIFE AWARENESS                  Thinking about life or curious as to what life as a priest, sister, brother, or married life would be like?  Come to the QEV, Life Awareness Project, a weekend of intentional discernment about what God is calling you to do with your life.  This will be open to Catholic SINGLES, ages 17 to 45, and will be held at the Newman Center at TU, on the weekend of June 30 – July 2, 2017.  There is no fee for attending.  For more information, contact tulsavocations@gmail.com or register onli...

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Youth Group News

Posted on June 01, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUTH GROUP NEWS Our Youth Group is for all the youth of our parish and friends.  Middle School is for 5th through 8th grade and High School is for 9th through 12th grade.   SUNDAY, 6/4, — High School Pool Party 6:30-9:00 P.M. Truong’s House, 11519 S. New Haven Ave. Tulsa , OK 74137 Gate Code: #6888 *Don’t forget to bring a towel & your completed permission slip! WEDNESDAY, 6/7, — Middle School Movie Night 6:00-8:00 P.M.   No youth group next week due to TOTUS TUUS!!! Refer to the Religious Education section for details. &...

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Blood Drive June 18th

Posted on June 01, 2017 in: General News

BLOOD DRIVE JUNE 18TH: St. Bernard’s is proud to sponsor our next blood drive with the American Red Cross on Sunday, June 18th, from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm. If you are healthy and eligible, please come out to donate. Most donations take about an hour, so book your appointment at the sign up table in back of the church, roll up your sleeve and become a part of the lifesaving mission of the Red Cross and St. Bernard’s. If you don’t know if you’re eligible, please show up to find out.

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YOUNG ADULTS

Posted on June 01, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUNG ADULT NEWS Mark your Calendar: Social Event @ FLYING TEE Monday, June 5th, 7:00 P.M. 600 Riverwalk Terrace , Jenks, OK 74037 *An Evening of Golf, Food, & Fun! No experience necessary!   Theology on Tap(18-39): June 13th, 7-9 PM McNellies(1st & Elgin) *Childcare provided at the Church of the Madalene   Make sure to join the Facebook group: St. Bernard's Tulsa Young Adults & Check out our website: http://stbernardstulsa.weebly.com/young-adult.html   Contact Kendall Seelie in the Youth & Young Adult Office t...

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RCIA SPONSORS NEEDED

Posted on May 25, 2017 in: General News

  RCIA SPONSORS NEEDED Next time you pray, consider asking God if He is calling you to be an RCIA sponsor. We are looking for confirmed Catholics who are in good standing with the Church to help welcome and accompany those learning about the Catholic Faith. You don’t have to have all the answers, just a willingness to listen and walk with them on their journey. Contact Christine Myers in the parish office.   RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS (RCIA) begins August 16. Please contact Christine Myers in the parish office and let her know you are interested in the Introduction to Catholicism,...

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Altar Server Formation & Training                  Holy Mass is the source and summit of our faith!  It is a privilege to serve at the altar, and those who serve should be well prepared.  Therefore, St. Bernard of Clairvaux is offering a new altar server program, and ALL CURRENT AND PROSPECTIVE SERVERS are required to attend this new training. This training opportunity is open to any parishioner, adult or youth (at least 4th grade or 10 yrs old), interested in serving the Mass.  The program includes 7 hours of instruction ...

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QEV LIFE AWARENESS

Posted on May 25, 2017 in: General News

QEV LIFE AWARENESS                  Thinking about life or curious as to what life as a priest, sister, brother, or married life would be like?  Come to the QEV, Life Awareness Project, a weekend of intentional discernment about what God is calling you to do with your life.  This will be open to Catholic SINGLES, ages 17 to 45, and will be held at the Newman Center at TU, on the weekend of June 30 – July 2, 2017.  There is no fee for attending.  For more information, contact tulsavocations@gmail.com or register onli...

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Go Life

Posted on May 25, 2017 in: General News

GO LIFE                  On June 3 & 4, Go Life will be visiting St. Bernard of Clairvaux parish with our Fill the Baby Bottle Campaign.  Learn about our ministry and receive information on how you can help. Take a baby bottle home, fill it with your spare change, and bring it back the next weekend.  Become a monthly donor to help fund free pregnancy tests, limited ultrasounds, and life-affirming resources.  Volunteer with us.  Become a Sidewalk Advocate or a Prayer Partner.   We also need Sonographers, C...

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QEV LIFE AWARENESS

Posted on May 18, 2017 in: General News

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Introduction to Catholicism

Posted on May 18, 2017 in: General News

INTRODUCTION TO CATHOLICISM May 23 and 30, June 13, 20 and 27 Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7 to 8:30 pm in room G-6 for a short course in the essentials of the Catholic faith. This is a no-pressure, no-commitment introduction for non-Catholics and a good refresher for Catholics. Invite that curious person in your life and come with him or her!   May 23 -  Our Story: It's all about Jesus (and those He loves)   May 30 -  What Does God Say?: Bible and Tradition   June 13 - Sacraments: Jesus At Work Today   June 20 - The Mass: Worship Where Heaven Meets Earth ...

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Altar Server Formation & Training                 Holy Mass is the source and summit of our faith!  It is a privilege to serve at the altar, and those who serve should be well prepared.  Therefore, St. Bernard of Clairvaux is offering a new altar server program, and ALL CURRENT AND PROSPECTIVE SERVERS are required to attend this new training. This training opportunity is open to any parishioner, adult or youth (at least 4th grade or 10 yrs old), interested in serving the Mass.  The program includes 7 hours of instruction conduc...

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Let’s Make a “Going to Mass” Fashion Statement!          Do you think about proper dress before going to the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass? Do you think about what He sees? What others see? Could you be a distraction to others? Fashionistas insist you make a statement, but how do you want to present yourself before God? That’s your important statement! You may need a “re-do,” and you may want to guide your children. It matters. Why not keep in mind the following guideline for appropriate dress for holy Mass: Too SHORT? Too LOW-CUT? Too TIGHT? Too SEE...

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Youth Group News

Posted on May 18, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUTH GROUP NEWS   Our Youth Group is for all the youth of our parish and friends.  Middle School is for 5th through 8th grade and High School is for 9th through 12th grade.   WEDNESDAY—7:30 - 9:00 P.M., Meeting on all Wednesdays,  “Bible Study”—Grades 7 through 12 meet in the Dawg House for friendship & fellowship. We will be digging deep into the readings for the coming Sunday. SUNDAY— Middle School — 5/21 6:00 - 7:30 P.M.,                   ...

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Peace and Justice Committee

Posted on May 18, 2017 in: General News

PEACE & JUSTICE COMMITTEE: If you are interested in serving on the Peace & Justice Committee, please contact Dcn. Tim Sullivan at 918-299-9406.  The Committee focuses on 1) learning about the causes and solutions for poverty; 2) providing guidance for the direction of our Peace & Justice Ministry; 3) recruiting volunteers for worthy activities. The next meeting of the committee is May 22nd at 7:00 pm.  

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Thank you from Birthright

Posted on May 18, 2017 in: General News

Thanks to all those who participated in the Birthright of Tulsa second collection last weekend. If you missed this collection, you can mail your donation to Birthright to the Peace & Justice Office at St. Bernard’s, 4001 E 101st St., Tulsa OK 74137 or directly to Birthright at 6600 S Yale, Suite 1307, Tulsa OK 74136

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Estate Planning

Posted on May 18, 2017 in: General News

PLEASE CONSIDER ST. BERNARD’S IN YOUR ESTATE AND TRUST PLANNING

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RCIA SPONSORS NEEDED

Posted on May 11, 2017 in: General News

RCIA SPONSORS NEEDED Next time you pray, consider asking God if He is calling you to be an RCIA sponsor. We are looking for confirmed Catholics who are in good standing with the Church to help welcome and accompany those learning about the Catholic Faith. You don’t have to have all the answers, just a willingness to listen and walk with them on their journey. Contact Christine Myers in the parish office.  

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Birthright

Posted on May 11, 2017 in: General News

Birthright of Tulsa appreciates your support for the Mothers Day second collection this weekend. All proceeds go to the mission of serving mothers struggling with pregnancy and parenting. Thank you. If you missed this collection, you can mail your donation to Birthright to the Peace & Justice Office at St. Bernard’s, 4001 E 101st St., Tulsa OK 74137.  

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DON’T MISS THE PARTY OF THE CENTURY !!  www.christthekingcatholic.church Thursday, June 22nd Under the Big Beautiful Air-Conditioned Tent 5:15 – 9:30 pm …includes Mass, Street Party, Dining, Dancing, Enjoying Reservations $50 per person. (Oh my, what a deal!) Online ticket sales at www.christthekingcatholic.church OR SPONSOR a 4-, 8-, or 10-top table! Contact kmurray@creditpointsoftware.com ALL WELCOME! Current and past parishioners, Marquette families, alumni and friends! Rooted in Faith – Overflowing with Gratitude

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Introduction to Catholicism

Posted on May 08, 2017 in: General News

INTRODUCTION TO CATHOLICISM May 23 and 30, June 13, 20 and 27 Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7 to 8:30 pm in room G-6 for a short course in the essentials of the Catholic faith. This is a no-pressure, no-commitment introduction for non-Catholics and a good refresher for Catholics. Invite that curious person in your life and come with him or her!   May 23 -  Our Story: It's all about Jesus (and those He loves)   May 30 -  What Does God Say?: Bible and Tradition   June 13 - Sacraments: Jesus At Work Today   June 20 - The Mass: Worship Where Heaven Meets Earth ...

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FATIMA ANNIVERSARY

Posted on May 08, 2017 in: General News

FATIMA CELEBRATION Please take note of a special spiritual enrichment opportunity Saturday, May 13, at St. Bernard’s Church in tribute to Our Lady of Fatima. What better way to begin Mother’s Day Weekend than to honor our Blessed Mother?   Mary first appeared to three young children in Fatima, Portugal, on May 13, 1917, with an urgent message: Pray for sinners, pray for conversion, pray the rosary daily. On the 100th anniversary of the first Fatima apparition, we will gather as a parish family to honor Mary’s Immaculate Heart and to put her message into practice. The activities are gear...

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Introduction to Catholicism

Posted on May 04, 2017 in: General News

INTRODUCTION TO CATHOLICISM May 23 and 30, June 13, 20 and 27 Join us on Tuesday evenings from 7 to 8:30 pm (room TBA) for a short course in the essentials of the Catholic faith. Discover Jesus at the heart of the Church. No pressure, no commitment introduction for non-Catholics and a good refresher for Catholics. Invite that curious person in your life and come with him or her!   Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) begins August 16. Please contact Christine Myers in the parish office and let her know you are interested in  the Introduction to Catholicism or RCIA. We are looking forward t...

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Birthright

Posted on May 04, 2017 in: General News

Please support BIRTHRIGHT OF TULSA on MOTHERS DAY WEEKEND during the second collection May 13/14. This annual Mothers Day collection ensures the continuation of free services to women struggling with pregnancy or raising young toddlers. Your support for this wonderful ministry is greatly appreciated!  

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YOUNG ADULTS

Posted on May 04, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUNG ADULT NEWS Mark your Calendar: Theology on Tap 18-39 May 9th 7-9 PM McNellies(1st & Elgin) *Childcare provided at the Church of the Madalene   Make sure to join the Facebook group: St. Bernard's Tulsa Young Adults & Contact Kendall Seelie in the Youth & Young Adult Office to be added to the Young Adult email list. kseelie@stbernardstulsa.org or 918-299-9406  

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Catholic Charities

Posted on May 03, 2017 in: General News

Thank you for your Annual Appeal efforts! Catholic Charities would like to thank the parishes for their efforts for our 2017 Annual Appeal. We know there are many, many second collections throughout the year and we love that you support Catholic Charities' mission to be Christ's merciful love to those who suffer in our diocese. If your parish has not sent in the donations that were made during your second collection, we ask that you do so as soon as possible so we can thank our donors in a timely fashion. Any questions should be directed to Jennifer Allen at jallen@cctulsa.org or 918.508.7115. We also ask that bro...

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Registration open for a special opportunity in June The Benedictine Sisters of St. Joseph Monastery, 2200 South Lewis along with other professional staff - guide a three day event that enables you to awaken to the teachings of the early Church on praying with the scriptures.  The joy and mercy of God come alive as we are mindful of God's grace in our lives. This seminar/retreat begins at 7pm on Tuesday, June 6 and continues from 8:30am - 4pm on Wednesday-Friday, June 7-9, 2017.  To register and receive further information go to the website st.josephmonastery.org and click on retreats/Lectio Divina.  Yo...

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Catholic Guy

Posted on May 01, 2017 in: General News

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KAIROS

Posted on April 27, 2017 in: General News

KAIROS                 Thanks to all who donated cookies, said prayers, and/or made placemats for the inmates participating in the Kairos four day retreat 4/20-23/17.  The volunteers supplied over 56,000 cookies with each of the 1,692 residents receiving a dozen.  The forty-two residents who attended the retreat enjoyed cookies all day long.  The placemats were a big hit.  The residents shared the messages with others at their tables and most took them back to their cells. We had great fellowship with the participants and hope...

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CBPW

Posted on April 27, 2017 in: General News

CBPW                 Catholic Business & Professional Women’s monthly dinner meeting will be held on Monday, May 1, 2017.    We will be honoring mothers during a mass at Christ the King's Mary Queen of Peace Chapel at 6:00 P.M.  Dinner following at Kilkenny's Irish Pub.  Please RSVP to Jayne Rehm to sjdjs@cox.net by April 29, 2017. The mission of the Catholic Business & Professional Women is to encourage and foster Catholic spirituality while serving Catholic education through scholarships,...

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Dinner Extravaganza

Posted on April 27, 2017 in: General News

DINNER EXTRAVAGANZA                 St. Bernard’s Annual Dinner Extravaganza will be Saturday, May 13th – 6pm at the Renaissance Hotel. Tickets are $100 each, which includes dinner for one, music by The Grady Nichols Band, 99 drawings for $100 and the chance to win a 2017 Ford Mustang or $25,000. Proceeds benefit The Center of Family Love in Okarche, St. Bernard’s next Habitat for Humanity House, plus other St. Bernard’s Charities. Over 80 Silent Auction items including: Dinner (6) with Bishop Konderla, baskets, gift cards...

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SCOT

Posted on April 26, 2017 in: General News

SCOT ACTIVITIES: (MAY – JUNE 2017) by editor SCOT MISSION STATEMENT: To create and sustain a welcoming and joy-filled community for single, divorced and widowed Catholics. Be sure to find Single Catholics of Tulsa on Facebook, “like” us and you will get regular reminders of SCOT activities. If you haven’t been to a SCOT activity in a long time, please know that you are missed. Come to a SCOT event and make new friends and bring a friend as well.   MAY MAY 20th (Saturday) DINNER AND A PLAY Dinner at Jason’s Deli (15th and Peoria) @ 6:00pm Jesus Christ S...

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Prayer for Vocations

Posted on April 25, 2017 in: General News

Prayer for Vocations  Sunday, May 6th  Join us for Adoration in the Marian Chapel, 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm  Pray Vespers with us at 4:30 pm followed by Benediction  St. Joseph Monastery 2200 S. Lewis Avenue stjosephmonastery.org 918-743-4223

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CELEBRATION OF FATIMA ANNIVERSARY                 On May 13, 1917, the Blessed Mother appeared for the first time to three shepherd children near Fatima, Portugal. Her message? Pray the rosary for world peace. In  honor of the 100th anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima apparitions, St. Bernard’s is planning a special program in room G8 following the 8:30am Mass on Saturday, May 13. The entire parish is invited to join in as we pray a rosary and watch an EWTN documentary. The documentary features interviews from people who witnessed the Fa...

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YOUNG ADULTS

Posted on April 20, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUNG ADULT NEWS   Mark your Calendar:   *Tasting Event: Wine & Cheese Pairing 21 - Early 30’s April 27th 7 PM - 9 PM E-4 Meeting Room, St. Bernard’s   *Theology on Tap May 9th 7-9 PM McNellies(1st & Elgin)   Make sure to join the Facebook group: St. Bernard's Tulsa Young Adults & Contact Kendall Seelie in the Youth & Young Adult Office to be added to the Young Adult email list. kseelie@stbernardstulsa.org or 918-299-9406  

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YOUTH GROUP

Posted on April 20, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD’S YOUTH GROUP NEWS   Our Youth Group is for all the youth of our parish and friends.  Middle School is for 5th through 8th grade and High School is for 9th through 12th grade.   WEDNESDAY—7:30 - 9:00 P.M., Meeting on all Wednesdays,  “Bible Study”—Grades 7 through 12 meet in the Dawg House for friendship & fellowship. We will be digging deep into the readings for the coming Sunday.   SUNDAY— Middle School — 6:00 - 7:30P.M., Youth Group               &n...

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Divine Mercy Sunday

Posted on April 19, 2017 in: General News

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Divine Mercy Novena

Posted on April 14, 2017 in: General News

Novena of Divine Mercy and Sunday of Divine Mercy The novena begins today, Good Friday, and continues through this Saturday, April 22. It consists in praying for a special intention, given by Our Lord to St. Faustina, through the Chaplet of Divine Mercy. See this link for the prayers: https://www.ewtn.com/Devotionals/mercy/novena.htm Join us for daily recitation of the novena prayers and chaplet: Good Friday after the Stations of the Cross, starting at 3 pm. Each day after in the Good Shepherd Chapel at 3 pm. Divine Mercy Sunday, April 23, in the church with Benediction at 3 pm.   The Sunday of Di...

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FATIMA ANNIVERSARY

Posted on April 14, 2017 in: General News

CELEBRATION OF FATIMA ANNIVERSARY                 On May 13, 1917, the Blessed Mother appeared for the first time to three shepherd children near Fatima, Portugal. Her message? Pray the rosary for world peace. In  honor of the 100th anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima apparitions, St. Bernard’s is planning a special program in room G8 following the 8:30am Mass on Saturday, May 13. The entire parish is invited to join in as we pray a rosary and watch an EWTN documentary. The documentary features interviews from people who witnessed the Fa...

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CALVARY CEMETERY

Posted on April 14, 2017 in: General News

Prayer Service at Calvary Cemetery                  Calvary Cemetery will host a Memorial Prayer Service on the 3rd Thursday of each month during daylight saving time (March-October) at our Mausoleum Chapel, 91st & S. Harvard at 5:40 PM. The prayer service will provide an opportunity to honor and memorialize a deceased loved one regardless of where they may be interred. All are welcome. Please joins us this month, Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 5:40 PM.

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Dinner Extravaganza

Posted on April 14, 2017 in: General News

DINNER EXTRAVAGANZA                 St. Bernard’s Annual Dinner Extravaganza will be Saturday, May 13th – 6pm at the Renaissance Hotel. Tickets are $100 each, which includes dinner for one, music by The Grady Nichols Band, 99 drawings for $100 and the chance to win a 2017 Ford Mustang or $25,000. Proceeds benefit The Center of Family Love in Okarche, St. Bernard’s next Habit for Humanity House, plus other St. Bernard’s Charities. Over 50 Silent Auction items including: Dinner (6) with Bishop Konderla, baskets, gift cards, ...

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WOMEN'S DAY OF REFLECTION

Posted on April 14, 2017 in: General News

DIOCESAN WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY DAY OF REFLECTION  MAY 3, 2017  9:00am - 1:30pm CHURCH OF THE MADALENE                  All women of the Diocese are invited to share the morning with Fr. John O'Neill, Associate Pastor at Church of St. Benedict, Broken Arrow.  Fr. O'Neill's presentation will be A REFLECTION ON THE PSALMS. The retreat will include celebration of Mass and a catered luncheon.  Pre-registration is required with a reservation deadline of April 24.  Cost $20.  Contac...

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Calvary Cemetary Job opening

Posted on April 10, 2017 in: General News

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Dinner Extravaganza

Posted on April 06, 2017 in: General News

DINNER EXTRAVAGANZA                  St. Bernard’s Annual Dinner Extravaganza will be Saturday, May 13th – 6pm at the Renaissance Hotel. Tickets are $100 each, which includes dinner for one, music by The Grady Nichols Band, 99 drawings for $100 and the chance to win a 2017 Ford Mustang or $25,000. Proceeds benefit The Center of Family Love in Okarche, St. Bernard’s next Habit for Humanity House, plus other St. Bernard’s Charities. Over 50 Silent Auction items including: Dinner (6) with Bishop Konderla, baskets, gift c...

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Easter Basket Blessing

Posted on April 06, 2017 in: General News

Easter Basket Blessing.                  The traditional blessing will be at 2:00PM on Holy Saturday , April 15 in the Community Room.  Please bring cookies or treat to share.  

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DAY OF REFLECTION

Posted on April 06, 2017 in: General News

DIOCESAN WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY DAY OF REFLECTION  MAY 3, 2017  9:00am - 1:30pm CHURCH OF THE MADALENE                   All women of the Diocese are invited to share the morning with Fr. John O'Neill, Associate Pastor at Church of St. Benedict, Broken Arrow.  Fr. O'Neill's presentation will be A REFLECTION ON THE PSALMS. The retreat will include celebration of Mass and a catered luncheon.  Pre-registration is required with a reservation deadline of April 24.  Cost $20.  ...

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KAIROS

Posted on April 06, 2017 in: General News

                 The Kairos prison ministry team seeks prayers and “cookie” support once again.  Cookie donation boxes and paper prayer strips are in the Commons area.  As a sign of your prayer support, please sign your name on a strip of the paper and leave it in the basket on the table. Cookies must be “store bought” and sealed in their original packaging. Last fall, St. Bernard’s was most generous in supplying cookies.  Kairos Prison Ministry thanks you and asks for your generous support again.  

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MSGR. MUGGENBORG

Posted on April 06, 2017 in: General News

Pope names Msgr. Mueggenborg as auxiliary bishop for Seattle

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San Lorenzo Fundraiser

Posted on April 06, 2017 in: General News

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FATIMA ANNIVERSARY

Posted on March 30, 2017 in: General News

CELEBRATION OF FATIMA ANNIVERSARY                  On May 13, 1917, the Blessed Mother appeared for the first time to three shepherd children near Fatima, Portugal. Her message? Pray the rosary for world peace. In  honor of the 100th anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima apparitions, St. Bernard’s is planning a special program in room G8 following the 8:30am Mass on Saturday, May 13. The entire parish is invited to join in as we pray a rosary and watch an EWTN documentary. The documentary features interviews from people who witnessed ...

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KAIROS

Posted on March 30, 2017 in: General News

KAIROS                                                                                                  Curt Andrews and Deacon Alan Mikell will be on the team presenting...

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TENEBRAE

Posted on March 30, 2017 in: General News

TENEBRAE                  Tenebrae - Palm Sunday night at Holy Family Cathedral The Latin word tenebrae means ‘shadows’ and refers first of all to the fact that Tenebrae is celebrated at the Cathedral, in the shadows of Lent, as the light fades away on Palm Sunday evening. Tenebrae also refers to the shadow of sorrows that crosses our hearts as we participate in this moving preparation for the Triduum liturgy. If you long to make your Holy Week more prayerful and your Easter richer, join us for this inspiring servi...

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Easter Basket Blessing

Posted on March 30, 2017 in: General News

Easter Basket Blessing.                  The traditional blessing will be at 2:00PM on Holy Saturday , April 15 in the Community Room.  Please bring cookies or treat to share.

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Living Stations of the Cross

Posted on March 30, 2017 in: General News

LIVING STATIONS OF THE CROSS                  On April 9, at 6:30 p.m., the Confirmation Candidates will lead the Living Stations of the Cross for the parish.  We are extending an invitation to everyone to come and participate in this very special event.  Please join us. 

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PENANCE SERVICE

Posted on March 30, 2017 in: General News

LENTEN PARISH PENANCE SERVICE 7:00 P.M. on APRIL 4 Dads and Moms—Bring your children to the Penance Service, especially the 2nd graders who may have only been once. We will have 8 priests in the church to hear confessions and help everyone get ready for Easter. Join us!![ ]

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SCOUT WALK

Posted on March 29, 2017 in: General News

Ten Commandments Hike: Would you like to visit the historic downtown Tulsa churches and hear about one of the Ten Commandments at each stop? Everyone is welcome, all ages and all faiths. The hike starts at First United Methodist Church on April 29th at 8am. $7 advanced registration includes lunch and a patch. Sponsored by the Catholic Committee on Scouting. To register or for details go to tulsacatholicscouting.org or contact Joseph Schnetzer at sonomandad@yahoo.com 

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KofC Pancake Breakfast                                                                Benefiting GO LIFE Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, April 2nd between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious breakfast consisting of pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and water. All proceeds from this month's breakf...

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Dinner Extravaganza

Posted on March 23, 2017 in: General News

DINNER EXTRAVAGANZA                 St. Bernard’s Annual Dinner Extravaganza will be Saturday, May 13th – 6pm at the Renaissance Hotel. Tickets are $100 each, which includes dinner for one, music by The Grady Nichols Band, 99 drawings for $100 and the chance to win a 2017 Ford Mustang or $25,000. Proceeds benefit The Center of Family Love in Okarche, St. Bernard’s next Habitat for Humanity House, plus other St. Bernard’s Charities. Over 40 Silent Auction items including: Dinner (6) with Bishop Konderla and Hallett Motor Sp...

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NURSERY                 We are accepting applications for nursery attendants. Please contact the parish office at 918 299-9406 and  ask to speak with Mike or Gabby for more information or to submit an application.

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Living Stations of the Cross

Posted on March 23, 2017 in: General News

LIVING STATIONS OF THE CROSS                 On April 9, at 6:30 p.m., the Confirmation Candidates will lead the Living Stations of the Cross for the parish.  We are extending an invitation to everyone to come and participate in this very special event.  Please join us. 

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PSI

Posted on March 20, 2017 in: General News

DIOCESE OF TULSA Pastoral Studies Institute April Classes (Both Classes are free)       Introduction to Apologetics This class will serve as an introduction to Catholic apologetics, focusing especially on how Catholics can respond to questions raised by Christian Fundamentalism. Days & Time: Mondays, April 3, 10, 17, & 24, 7:00-8:30 p.m. Instructor:  William Dunn, S.T.L. Location:  Chancery Office, “A” Building, 12300 East 91st Street, Broken Arrow     The Passion of Christ in Sacred Art This class will take a...

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OU NIGHT IN TULSA

Posted on March 20, 2017 in: General News

Parents, future students, alumni and friends of St. Thomas More in Norman: You are invited to our first OU NIGHT IN TULSA to hear about Catholic Campus Ministry at  the University of Oklahoma. All are welcome, reservations are requested.  Refreshments will be served. Monday, April 10th at 6:30 p.m. at The Parish of Christ the King. Hosted by St. Thomas More University Parish and Student Center  Free Oklahoma Catholic t-shirts to the first 25 to arrive!  Call (405) 321-0990 or email OklahomaCatholics@stm-ou.org with questions or to let us know you will be there.  Boomer S...

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Diocesan Women's Bible Study

Posted on March 16, 2017 in: General News

DIOCESAN WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY            DAY OF REFLECTION                   MAY 3, 2017                9:00am - 1:30pm     CHURCH OF THE MADALENE            TULSA, OKLAHOMA   All women of the Diocese are invited to share the morning with Fr. John O'Neill, Associate Pastor at Church of St. Benedict, Broken Arrow.&nb...

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CARMELITE

Posted on March 16, 2017 in: General News

CARMELITE                 Do you think you might have a religious vocation, but feel committed to remaining in the secular world?  Have you ever considered Carmelite spirituality?  Do you feel drawn to a deeper spirituality, and want to know more about the Carmelite Seculars?  The Community of St. Elizabeth of the Trinity Carmelite Seculars has been established in Tulsa for eight years, and is extending an invitation for visitors in April and May. If your answer to any of these questions is “Yes,” please conta...

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Dinner Extravaganza

Posted on March 16, 2017 in: General News

DINNER EXTRAVAGANZA                 St. Bernard’s Annual Dinner Extravaganza will be Saturday, May 13th – 6pm at the Renaissance Hotel. Tickets are $100 each, which includes dinner for one, music by The Grady Nichols Band, 99 drawings for $100 and the chance to win a 2017 Ford Mustang or $25,000. Proceeds benefit The Center of Family Love in Okarche, St. Bernard’s next Habit for Humanity House, plus other St. Bernard’s Charities. The Early Bird deadline is April 2nd for Two Round Trip Tickets anywhere Southwest Airlines fl...

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WOMAN OF ACHIEVEMENT

Posted on March 16, 2017 in: General News

WOMAN OF ACHIEVEMENT                 This past week Chantal Pixley received the Woman of Achievement award from  the Tulsa Catholic Council of Women. This recognition is for the women of our diocese who exemplary live out the life of Christian service, in her community and parish. The  Clairvaux Club accepted nominations and Chantal was selected to represent  St.  Bernard Parish at a special ceremony at St. Benedicts' Church. Congratulations Chantal and thank you for all you do !!!

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TU Newman Center

Posted on March 09, 2017 in: General News

The University of Tulsa Newman Center is eagerly anticipating the annual St. Philip Neri Society Gala on Thursday, April 20, 2017. The dinner will be held on The University of Tulsa’s campus.  We appreciate your support, and hope you will help strengthen our mission and applaud Kathy for her marvelous impact on the Newman Center and the greater Tulsa community.   Please call the Newman Center at 918-599-0204 to purchase tickets or for more information.  www.tu-newman.org/societygala2017

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HOLY WEEK

Posted on March 09, 2017 in: General News

  Holy Week *Palm Sunday, April 9, blessing of the palms, all Masses. *Chrism Mass, Tuesday, April 11, 5:30 p.m., Holy Family Cathedral, blessing of the Holy Oils. *Holy Thursday, April 13, Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7:00 p.m., in the church. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament   till 10:00 p.m., chapel. *Good Friday, April 14, Stations of the Cross, 3:00 p.m., church and the Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion, 7:00 p.m., church. *Holy Saturday, April 15, Easter Vigil Service and Mass, 8:00 p.m., church, followed by a reception in the gym. *Easter Sunday, April 16, Masses celebrate...

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ACTS RETREATS

Posted on March 09, 2017 in: General News

ST. BERNARD ACTS RETREATS                 Please note that the date of the men’s ACTS weekend has been rescheduled from what was previously announced due to a conflict at our retreat site. The men’s retreat will be July 20-23 at the University of Tulsa under the direction of Manuel Calvin. The women’s retreat will be July 27-30 at TU under the direction of Elizabeth Huls. Registration information will be coming soon. Make plans to attend the retreats, which aim to help Catholics grow in faith through adoration, communi...

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Dinner Extravaganza

Posted on March 09, 2017 in: General News

DINNER EXTRAVAGANZA                 St. Bernard’s Annual Dinner Extravaganza will be Saturday, May 13th – 6pm at the Renaissance Hotel. Tickets are $100 each, which includes dinner for one, music by The Grady Nichols Band, 99 drawings for $100 and the chance to win a 2017 Ford Mustang or $25,000. Proceeds benefit The Center of Family Love in Okarche, St. Bernard’s next Habit for Humanity House, plus other St. Bernard’s Charities. The Early Bird deadline is April 2nd for Two Round Trip Tickets anywhere Southwest Airlines fl...

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CARMELITE

Posted on March 09, 2017 in: General News

CARMELITE                 Do you think you might have a religious vocation, but feel committed to remaining in the secular world?  Have you ever considered Carmelite spirituality?  Do you feel drawn to a deeper spirituality, and want to know more about the Carmelite Seculars?  The Community of St. Elizabeth of the Trinity Carmelite Seculars has been established in Tulsa for eight years, and is extending an invitation for visitors in April and May. If your answer to any of these questions is “Yes,” please conta...

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SPRING FORWARD

Posted on March 09, 2017 in: General News

Don't forget this weekend to set you clocks forward one hour Saturday night before you go to bed!

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KOC PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Posted on March 02, 2017 in: General News

KOC PANCAKE BREAKFAST                 Please join the Knights of Columbus on Sunday, March 5 between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. for a delicious pancake, sausage, eggs, fruit, coffee and juice breakfast. Proceeds go to support KOC initiatives.                    

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Dinner Extravaganza

Posted on March 02, 2017 in: General News

DINNER EXTRAVAGANZA                  St. Bernard’s Annual Dinner Extravaganza will be Saturday, May 13th – 6pm at the Renaissance Hotel. Tickets are $100 each, which includes dinner for one, music by The Grady Nichols Band, 99 drawings for $100 and the chance to win a 2017 Ford Mustang or $25,000. Proceeds benefit The Center of Family Love in Okarche, St. Bernard’s next Habit for Humanity House, plus other St. Bernard’s Charities. The Early Bird deadline is April 2nd for Two Round Trip Tickets anywhere Southwest Airli...

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HOLY WEEK

Posted on March 02, 2017 in: General News

Holy Week *Palm Sunday, April 9, blessing of the palms, all Masses. *Chrism Mass, Tuesday, April 11, 5:30 p.m., Holy Family Cathedral, blessing of the Holy Oils. *Holy Thursday, April 13, Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7:00 p.m., in the church. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament   till 10:00 p.m., chapel. *Good Friday, April 14, Stations of the Cross, 3:00 p.m., church and the Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion, 7:00 p.m., church. *Holy Saturday, April 15, Easter Vigil Service and Mass, 8:00 p.m., church, followed by a reception in the gym. *Easter Sunday, April 16, Masses celebrated, 8:30 a....

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B. D. Tidmore, who has attended Mass in our parish during the time of his formation, has petitioned Bishop Konderla for ordination into the Order of the Diaconate on June 17 of this year. If anyone in the parish has serious concerns regarding 1) his suitability for orders, 2) his ability to exercise a diaconal ministry or 3) his intentions in making this petition to the bishop, he or she is asked to express these concerns in writing to the Vicar for Deacons. All replies are held in strictest confidence. Rev. Msgr. Patrick Brankin Diocese of Tulsa P.O. Box 690240 Tulsa OK 74169-0240

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Spirtual Impact Boot Camp

Posted on March 01, 2017 in: General News

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LENTEN MISSION MARCH 13-15

Posted on February 23, 2017 in: General News

LENTEN MISSION– MARCH 13-15                 As early as the 3rd century, Christians started to sign themselves with a cross. Eighteen centuries later, we continue the practice of making the sign of the cross when we start to pray, when we celebrate the sacraments, and when we enter a church. Done so often and usually out of habit, has this ancient gesture lost its meaning for us?                   Over 3 nights, Fr. Albert Haase, OFM, will lead us in a par...

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HOLY WEEK

Posted on February 23, 2017 in: General News

  Holy Week *Palm Sunday, April 9, blessing of the palms, all Masses. *Chrism Mass, Tuesday, April 11, 5:30 p.m., Holy Family Cathedral, blessing of the Holy Oils. *Holy Thursday, April 13, Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7:00 p.m., in the church. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament   till 10:00 p.m., chapel. *Good Friday, April 14, Stations of the Cross, 3:00 p.m., church and the Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion, 7:00 p.m., church. *Holy Saturday, April 15, Easter Vigil Service and Mass, 8:00 p.m., church, followed by a reception in the gym. *Easter Sunday, April 16, Masses celebrate...

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LENTEN REGULATIONS

Posted on February 23, 2017 in: General News

  Weekly Activities: *Friday’s in Lent —A simple Lenten meal will be  prepared and served at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room each Friday. Afterwards, Stations of the Cross and Benediction will be held at 7:00 p.m. in the church.   LENTEN REGULATIONS Those between the ages of 18 and 59 are to fast on only one full meal and, if needed, two smaller meals not to equal the full meal; there is also to be no eating between meals. Those who are 14 and older are to abstain from meat. Good Friday, April 14 is also a day of fast and abstinence. All other Fridays of Lent are days of abstine...

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RED MASS

Posted on February 22, 2017 in: General News

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PSI Classes for March

Posted on February 20, 2017 in: General News

Diocese of Tulsa Free March Classes From: Mary Malcom Sent: Mon, Feb 20, 2017 at 10:54 am To: mjstich@stbernardstulsa.org DIOCESE OF TULSA Pastoral Studies Institute March Classes     St. Thomas on the Passion During this season of lent we will look at reflections of St. Thomas and the Church Fathers on the Passion of our Lord. Day & Time: Mondays, March 6, 13, 20, & 27, 7:00-8:30 p.m. Instructor:  William Dunn, S.T.L. Location:  Chancery Office, “B” Building, 12300 East 91st Street, Broken Arrow   Our Lady of Fatima ...

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Clairvaux Club

Posted on February 16, 2017 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX CLUB -the ministry of all ladies of the parish February Gathering, FEB 20                  Our guest will be Tarah Warren, a cancer survivor. Out of her chemotherapy experience, she founded Tenaciously Teal  ( www.tteal.org ), After sharing her testimony, “Chemo Care Packs” will be assembled, filled with items helpful to those who are fighting cancer.    Please, come to help fill 250 Care Packs !!We are asking for: * healthy protein bar *...

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Cooking Up Compassion

Posted on February 16, 2017 in: General News

COOKING UP COMPASSION                 Please join us for Cooking up Compassion, an annual event to increase funding for Catholic Charities. The Mardi Gras-themed party features appetizers from the area's most prominent chefs. A live auction features five incredible experiences. Ticket and sponsorship information are available online cctulsa.org/cuc2017. Individual tickets are $150 with Next Gen tickets (ages 21-39) for $100.  

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Deacon Aspirancy Class

Posted on February 16, 2017 in: General News

Final Information Night on the Deacon Program                 In September the Diaconate Office for the Diocese of Tulsa will begin an Aspirancy Class to introduce men to the spiritual formation necessary for ordination as permanent deacons. If you think that God might be calling you to the public ministry of the Deacon, join us in a lively Q & A session at 3:00 o'clock on Sunday, afternoon, March 5th at the Chancery Office, 12300 East 91st Street South. Topics to be discussed will include the life and ministry of the Deacon, what a vocat...

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OPERATION RICE BOWL

Posted on February 16, 2017 in: General News

OPERATION RICE BOWL: This Lenten project is a six-week family program which combines prayer, fasting, education and alms-giving. Materials will be distributed too the RE students for family participation. Other parishioners may obtain information in the commons. Collections will be taken up on Sundays during Lent. Empty your rice bowls and bring the money to Mass. The funds go to Catholic Relief Services and the next Habitat House.  

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Blood Drive

Posted on February 16, 2017 in: General News

  Sign up for RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE continues today. St. Bernard’s Blood Drive is Sunday, February 26th from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please sign up in the back of church. Due to the number and severity of winter storms around the country, the Red Cross is in desperate need of blood. Blood donors receive a $5 gift card from the Red Cross and a free ticket to the next Knights of Columbus pancake breakfast.  

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FAITH AND WORKS

Posted on February 09, 2017 in: General News

Our Diocesan annual appeal is next weekend, February 18th and 19th. Many of you will be receiving a letter this week in the mail, or an email, where you can donate in advance online. Or you’ll have the opportunity to donate next weekend here at the parish. Whether you’ve given in the past, or you’d be a first-time giver, we ask that you give prayerful consideration to donating this year. Our church family is much bigger than our parish. It’s really up to all of us to help provide the 77 parishes in Eastern Oklahoma— including  St Bernard's with the services and ministry resources that...

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CLAIRVAUX CLUB

Posted on February 09, 2017 in: General News

CLAIRVAUX CLUB                  February Gathering, Feb 20  Our guest will be Tarah Warren, a cancer survivor. Out of her chemotherapy experience, she founded Tenaciously Teal  ( www.tteal.org ), After sharing her testimony, “Chemo Care Packs” will be assembled, filled with items helpful to those who are fighting cancer. The collection bin is located in the Commons next to the Clairvaux Club table. It would be helpful to place items in the bin before the meeting....

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ANNUAL TULSA HANDBELL INVITATIONAL

Posted on February 09, 2017 in: General News

ANNUAL TULSA HANDBELL INVITATIONAL-                  The Handbell Choir of St. Bernards will be participating in a citywide Handbell Concert hosted by First Methodist Church in downtown Tulsa on Saturday, March 4 at Noon.  Attendance is free.  Please come and enjoy!!!  1115 South Boulder Avenue.

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LENTEN MISSION MARCH 12-15

Posted on February 09, 2017 in: General News

LENTEN MISSION– MARCH 12-15                 As early as the 3rd century, Christians started to sign themselves with a cross. Eighteen centuries later, we continue the practice of making the sign of the cross when we start to pray, when we celebrate the sacraments, and when we enter a church. Done so often and usually out of habit, has this ancient gesture lost its meaning for us?                   Over 3 nights, Fr. Albert Haase, OFM, will lead us in a par...

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ORDINATION OF DEACON FERNANDEZ

Posted on February 09, 2017 in: General News

Pilgrimage to Rome and the Ordination of Deacon-Elect Vince Fernandez September 23-30, 2017   You are invited by the Fernandez family to join Fr. Archie Fernandez on a pilgrimage to Rome the week of September 23-30, 2017. This pilgrimage will include the Pontifical North American College Ordination of Deacon-elect Vince Fernandez at St. Peter's Basilica in Rome. Deacon-elect Fernandez and his family are parishioners of St. Bernard of Clairvaux.  If you are interested in this amazing opportunity to experience the Eternal City of Rome and Assisi, there will be an informational meeting on Sunday, Februa...

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ST MARY'S TENNIS AND GOLF

Posted on February 09, 2017 in: General News

The 7th annual Saint Mary Tennis Classic, benefitting the School of Saint Mary, is scheduled for Friday, April 7th, at Case Tennis Center at LaFortune Park, 5302 South Hudson Avenue.  Tournament format includes ladies doubles competition in 6.0, 7.0, and 8.0 combined divisions; light breakfast, lunch, and prizes provided.  Check in begins at 8:15am with play starting at 9:00am. To register, visit www.churchofsaintmary.com/tennis. NEW DATE: The 22nd annual Saint Mary Parish Golf Tournament, benefitting the School of Saint Mary, is scheduled for Friday, April 21st, at LaFortune Park Golf Course, 5501 S. ...

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WORLD MARRIAGE DAY

Posted on February 02, 2017 in: General News

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33 DAYS TO MORNING GLORY

Posted on February 02, 2017 in: General News

~~33 DAYS TO MORNING GLORY  Do you desire a closer relationship to Jesus? How about letting Jesus' Mom assist you in growing closer to her Son. The Parishes of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, Tulsa and Saint Clement of Rome, Bixby will co-host Father Gaitley's do-it-yourself retreat, 33 Days to Morning Glory beginning on February 19th and ending on March 25th. We will have six meetings (all here at St. Bernard's) during this time to discuss and learn from Fr. Gaitley and one another. Consider consecrating yourself to Mary and increasing your prayer life as well as gaining valuable insights from...

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STOP IN THE NAME OF LOVE

Posted on February 02, 2017 in: General News

~~STOP! IN THE NAME OF LOVE   When the constant battle with food affects every aspect of your life, and you reach the realization that ONLY God can set you free, THEN you are more than ready to let Him.  "LESS IS MORE" is a spiritual support group based on finding freedom through the sacraments and prayer.  This is NOT a diet, but eating with our body's God-given "Go and Stop" signals. "LESS IS MORE" will meet for 8 weeks on Thursday evenings from 7:00 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. in Room G-8 beginning February 16.  To sign up, contact the facilitator, Lindy Roberts, th...

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LENTEN MISSION- MARCH 12-15

Posted on February 02, 2017 in: General News

~~LENTEN MISSION– MARCH 12-15  As early as the 3rd century, Christians started to sign themselves with a cross. Eighteen centuries later, we continue the practice of making the sign of the cross when we start to pray, when we celebrate the sacraments, and when we enter a church. Done so often and usually out of habit, has this ancient gesture lost its meaning for us?  Over 3 nights, Fr. Albert Haase, OFM, will lead us in a parish mission entitled SIGNED AND SEALED WITH THE CROSS. We will explore the identity of our God proclaimed in the ancient gesture of being signed with a cross. We will also explore ...

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CHOCOLATE LOVERS' FESTIVAL

Posted on February 02, 2017 in: General News

~~CHOCOLATE LOVERS’ FESTIVAL  Next Sunday, February 12, we will have a giant chocolate bake sale after all of the morning Masses.  We are asking anyone who wants to bring cookies, cakes, candy, etc.  The confirmation candidates will man the bake sale with Erin Clifton.  This is a long-time tradition for the Religious Education program to raise money to get new televisions, DVDs, etc., and other things to make the RE program even better. 

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Guidelines for Decorations in the Marian Chapel/Columbarium*   It is very understandable that family members and friends will want to place decorations in the Marian Chapel near the niches of their loved ones on significant dates, such as birthdays and wedding anniversaries.   In an attempt to accommodate this laudable desire, moderate decorations will be permitted with the following limitations.   No decorations may be affixed to the niches themselves.   The decorations must be placed on the granite shelf below the niches.   Only one decoration per person/per loved on...

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UP COMING SEMINARY TRIPS

Posted on January 26, 2017 in: General News

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RETROVAILLE

Posted on January 26, 2017 in: General News

~~RETROUVAILLE  Your marriage can be healed  – Retrouvaille (pronounced retro-vi with a long i) simply means 'rediscovery'. The program offers the chance to rediscover yourself, your spouse, and a loving relationship in your marriage. Many couples in conflict and/or headed for divorce have successfully saved their marriages by attending. For confidential information about or to register for the February program beginning with a weekend February 24-26, call 918-695-7010, email Tulsa@retrouvaille.org or visit the website at www.helpourmarriage.com

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LENTEN MISSION

Posted on January 26, 2017 in: General News

~~LENTEN MISSION– MARCH 12-15  As early as the 3rd century, Christians started to sign themselves with a cross. Eighteen centuries later, we continue the practice of making the sign of the cross when we start to pray, when we celebrate the sacraments, and when we enter a church. Done so often and usually out of habit, has this ancient gesture lost its meaning for us?  Over 3 nights, Fr. Albert Haase, OFM, will lead us in a parish mission entitled SIGNED AND SEALED WITH THE CROSS. We will explore the identity of our God proclaimed in the ancient gesture of being signed with a cross. We will also explore ...

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MUSIC NOTES

Posted on January 26, 2017 in: General News

~~MUSIC NOTES  The theme of the Old Testament reading (Seek the Lord in the remnant of Israel) is found in some of our Octavos this weekend...."A Place at the Table", "One at the Feast", "Seek the Lord", and "Gather in the Outcast". The theme of New Testament reading (The Beatitudes) is found in many of our hymns......"Blest Be", "Lead Me Lord", Matt Maher's "Yours Is the Kingdom", and "We Are the Light".  Our Responsorial Psalm ("Blessed are the poor in spirit") seems to pull those two themes together. Blessed are we t...

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TEEN ACTS

Posted on January 26, 2017 in: General News

~~TEEN ACTS  Thank you to all who supported the Teen ACTS retreat. Especially Msgr. Gaalaas, who devoted time to the planning and was present multiple times during the retreat.  Also to the entire church staff who was helpful in getting ready for the retreat, the parents of retreatants and team, the ACTS CORE team, the ACTS music team, the traffic team who braved the freezing rain, the home team, and all those who prayed for the team and retreatants.

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TRIVIAFEST

Posted on January 26, 2017 in: General News

~~TRIVIAFEST 2017 - MARDI GRAS STYLE  Mark your calendars for St. Bernard’s “Triviafest 2017 - Mardi Gras Style  on Saturday, February 18 at 7 p.m. in the gym.  The New Orleans carnival atmosphere will be adorned with purple, green and gold beads and masks as each table ponders their answers in lively competition.  For your dining pleasure the Knights of Columbus will serve their Cajun specialties of delicious food and beverages at reasonable costs.  Gather you teammates and make your table reservation now.  If trivia is not your specialty, join in the fun as one of our volunteers...

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LESS IS MORE

Posted on January 25, 2017 in: General News

~~ Less is More   When the constant battle with food, affects every aspect of your life, and you reach the realization that ONLY God can set you free THEN you are more than ready to let Him.  LESS IS MORE is a spiritual support group based on finding freedom through the sacraments, scripture, and prayer.  This is NOT a diet, but eating with our body’s God given “go and stop” signal.  LESS IS MORE will meet for 8 weeks on Thursday evenings, 7pm-8:30 pm in G-8 beginning February 16th.  To sign up: Contact the facilitator Lindy Roberts* through email at lindyroberts26@gma...

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33 DAYS TO MORNING GLORY

Posted on January 20, 2017 in: General News

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SPIRTUALITY FAIR JAN 28-29

Posted on January 20, 2017 in: General News

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ESTATE PLANNING

Posted on January 19, 2017 in: General News

~~PLEASE CONSIDER ST. BERNARD’S IN YOUR ESTATE AND TRUST PLANNING

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BASKETBALL FREE THROW

Posted on January 19, 2017 in: General News

~~BASKETBALL FEBRUARY STYLE  KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS FREE THROW CHAMPIONSHIP Championship is open to all boys and girls in our community. Free throw contest will be in the gym on following dates: Feb. 15 from 5:30PM to 6:30PM Feb 19 from 6:00PM to 7:30 PM Feb 22 from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM Winner of each age group(boys and girls) will receive a K of C basketball

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COUPLE TO COUPLE

Posted on January 19, 2017 in: General News

~~COUPLE TO COUPLE.  Natural Family Planning Classes Begin February 19, 2017 at St. John's Medical Center. Couple to Couple League (CCL) offers classes in Natural Family Planning (NFP). CCL offers a natural way to postpone or achieve pregnancy while following the teachings of the Catholic Church. It is based on awareness of a woman’s fertility so couples can interpret certain signs that indicate her fertile and infertile times. It is highly effective, natural (no chemicals or devices), works with irregular cycles, and it is low cost. It enhances communication within the marriage and brings about a greater r...

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TRIVIAFEST

Posted on January 19, 2017 in: General News

~~TRIVIAFEST 2017 - MARDI GRAS STYLE  Mark your calendars for St. Bernard’s “Triviafest 2017 - Mardi Gras Style “ on Saturday, February 18 at 7 p.m. in the gym.  The New Orleans carnival atmosphere will be adorned with purple, green and gold beads and masks as each table ponders their answers in lively competition.  For your dining pleasure the Knights of Columbus will serve their Cajun specialties of delicious food and beverages at reasonable costs.  Gather you teammates and make your table reservation now.  If trivia is not your specialty, join in the fun as one of our voluntee...

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33 DAYS TO MORNING GLORY

Posted on January 12, 2017 in: General News

~~33 DAYS TO MORNING GLORY  Do you desire a closer relationship to Jesus? How about letting Jesus' Mom assist you in growing closer to her Son. The Parishes of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, Tulsa and Saint Clement of Rome, Bixby will co-host Father Gaitley's, MIC do-it-yourself retreat, 33 Days to Morning Glory beginning on February 19th and ending on March 25th. Times to be determined. We will have six meetings during this time to discuss and learn from Fr. Gaitley and one another. Consider consecrating yourself to Mary and increasing your prayer life as well as gaining valuable insights from&nb...

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BIRTHRIGHT VOLUNTEER INFORMATION

Posted on January 12, 2017 in: General News

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LENTEN MISSION MARCH 12-15

Posted on January 12, 2017 in: General News

~~LENTEN MISSION– MARCH 12-15  As early as the 3rd century, Christians started to sign themselves with a cross. Eighteen centuries later, we continue the practice of making the sign of the cross when we start to pray, when we celebrate the sacraments, and when we enter a church. Done so often and usually out of habit, has this ancient gesture lost its meaning for us?  Over 3 nights, Fr. Albert Haase, OFM, will lead us in a parish mission entitled SIGNED AND SEALED WITH THE CROSS. We will explore the identity of our God proclaimed in the ancient gesture of being signed with a cross. We will also explore ...

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WHITE MASS

Posted on January 12, 2017 in: General News

~~WHITE MASS  Bishop Konderla will offer a White Mass for physicians on Saturday evening, March 4, 2017, to which all the physicians of eastern Oklahoma are invited. The Mass will be celebrated at the Saint Francis Hospital chapel at 5 pm with a reception to follow. Doctors are invited to wear their white coats. Spouses are invited. RSVP to the tulsacma@gmail.com.

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ECUMENICAL PRAYER SERVICE

Posted on January 12, 2017 in: General News

~~ECUMENICAL PRAYER SERVICE CELEBRATES ANNUAL WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY  Tulsa congregations, representing several Christian (Catholic and Protestant) denominations, will come together for an Ecumenical Celebration of the Word of God on Wednesday, January 25, 2017.  The service, which will be held as part of the area’s observance of the annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, will take place at First Lutheran Church (ELCA), located at 1244 S Utica Ave, Tulsa, beginning at 7:00 pm. The Reverend Bob Herndon, from The Listening Place, will deliver the message.  Special music will be provided ...

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ALL SAINTS CATHOLIC SCHOOL

Posted on January 12, 2017 in: General News

~~ALL SAINTS CATHOLIC SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE  All parents of school-aged children are invited to attend All Saints’ Open House on Sunday, January 29th from 1pm-4pm. All Saints is a co-ed elementary and middle school. Our goal is to provide a first rate Catholic education to children in pre-K through 8th grade in a safe, loving environment which promotes distinctive Christian values. Enrollment begins February 15th for new families. We are located at 299 S. 9th St. in Broken Arrow. For more information, please call our office at (918) 251-3000 or visit allsaintsba.com. Thank you!

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DIOCESE YOUTH EVENT

Posted on January 12, 2017 in: General News

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ADOPTIVE PARENT SUPPORT GROUP

Posted on January 11, 2017 in: General News

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PSI

Posted on January 09, 2017 in: General News

~~THEO 4023:   Theology and Methods of Ministry This course offers a foundational theology of ministry as rooted in Baptism.  Particular focus will be given to the role of the Laity in ministry and various types of ministry will be explored.  This course will provide the experience and formation necessary for students to grasp the meaning of ministry as well as learn a variety of ministerial skills. Day & Time: Wednesdays, 6:30-9:15 p.m.  (Jan 18) Instructor:  William Dunn, S.T.L. Location:    Chancery Office, “B” Building, 12300 East 91st Street, Bro...

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TULSA MARCH FOR LIFE

Posted on January 06, 2017 in: General News

https://www.facebook.com/BishopDavidKonderla/videos/1270706769658961/ Fast Facts:   When: Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 1pm   Where: Holy Family Cathedral, 122 W 8th St   Duration: The March begins at 1pm and will go to approximately 2:30pm   Agenda:   Noon – Bishop Konderla will offer the Noon Mass at the Cathedral. All are invited.   12:15 – Live music to rally people together in prayer (those not at Mass) between 8th and Boulder.    1pm – Bishop Konderla will give opening remarks from the steps of the Cathedral.  ...

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DINNERS FOR EIGHT

Posted on January 05, 2017 in: General News

~~DINNERS FOR EIGHT  Are you interested in some fellowship, meeting new friends or reconnecting with old friends in the parish? Then Dinners for 8 is for you! Sign up for the next session is underway now. You may sign up in the back of church or on line at stbernardstul-sa.org or via email to jmkapura@yahoo.com. Signups conclude January 15 and are needed even if you have been part of the dinners in the past.

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2017 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

Posted on January 05, 2017 in: General News

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~~A part-time organist is needed for weekend Masses at St. Monica and St. Augustine. In addition, there will be extra Masses for Holy Days, funerals and other events as needed. Person applying should be versatile in all types of music, familiar with the Catholic Mass and Mass settings. Please send resume and salary requirements to  JammingJim1999@yahoo.com or to St. Monica Catholic Church 633 East Marshall Place Tulsa, 74106-4836.

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KNIPPA LECTURE JAN 29, 2017

Posted on December 29, 2016 in: General News

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Mary Toerne

Posted on December 28, 2016 in: General News

Please welcome Mary Toerne as our new Director of Parish Life

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Dcn. Tim Sullivan

Posted on December 28, 2016 in: General News

~~JUSTICE AND PEACE  Please congratulate Dcn. Tim Sullivan as our new Coordinator of Justice and Peace.  Deacon Tim Sullivan has served as Executive Director of Catholic Charities in both Tulsa and Wayne County, New York and as Family Life Director of the Tulsa Diocese.  Deacon Tim is currently Chaplain at Jackie Cooper Imports/Nissan in Tulsa in addition to being the Coordinator of Peace & Justice at St. Bernard’s.  Deacon Tim is co-author of Signposts: How To Be a Catholic Man in the World Today.  He has been active in the Cursillo Movement since 1989. A graduate of Notre Dame Un...

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DINNERS FOR EIGHT

Posted on December 28, 2016 in: General News

~~DINNERS FOR EIGHT  Are you interested in some fellowship, meeting new friends or reconnecting with old friends in the parish? Then Dinners for 8 is for you! Sign up for the next session is underway now. You may sign up in the back of church or on line at stbernardstul-sa.org or via email to jmkapura@yahoo.com. Signups conclude January 15 and are needed even if you have been part of the dinners in the past.

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BOOK CLUB

Posted on December 28, 2016 in: General News

~~CLAIRVAUX CLUB BOOK GROUP  The next Clairvaux Club book selection is “Love & Salt: A Spiritual Friendship Shared in Letters” by Amy Andrews and Jessica Mesman Griffith. The book is unique and compelling in that it’s a collection of letters two women wrote to each other over several years, candidly sharing their lives and Catholic faith. Please read the book and join the discussion at 7pm Thursday, Jan. 26, in G8. “Love & Salt” sells on Amazon for $11. Contact Jean at jeany2@cox.net

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TEEN ACTS RETREAT

Posted on December 21, 2016 in: General News

~~TEEN ACTS RETREAT scheduled for January 12-15, 2017  The teens are working very hard to put together a wonderful retreat experience for our High School youth.  The retreat begins Thursday evening, January 12, at 5:30 p.m. by meeting at the church to be taken to Camp Loughridge.  It will end on Sunday, January 15, after the 11:15 a.m. Mass at the church.  The theme is “God is my Strength”.  Register at  https://form.jotform.com/62703315253953 For more information the adult leaders are Karen Johnson 918-850-0325 and Phil Doerpinghaus 918-808-0600. The team youth leaders are Dan...

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DINNERS FOR EIGHT

Posted on December 21, 2016 in: General News

~~DINNERS FOR EIGHT  Are you interested in some fellowship, meeting new friends or reconnecting with old friends in the parish? Then Dinners for 8 is for you! Sign up for the next session is underway now. You may sign up in the back of church or on line at stbernardstul-sa.org or via email to jmkapura@yahoo.com. Signups conclude January 15 and are needed even if you have been part of the dinners in the past.

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CBPW

Posted on December 21, 2016 in: General News

~~CBPW  Catholic Business & Professional Women’s monthly dinner meeting will be held on Monday, January 9, 2017.  Three Kings party and gift exchange.  Social at 6:00 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m. at McGill’s Restaurant, 6058 S. Yale Ave..  Cost is $25.00.  Please contact cbpwoftulsa@yahoo.com or beverlyatteberry@aol.com (918-605-1913) for reservations/information. www.cbpwoftulsa.org”

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COOKING UP COMPASSION

Posted on December 21, 2016 in: General News

~~ COOKING UP COMPASSION To benefit Catholic Charities FEBRUARY 25 / 6 PM/ COX BUSINESS CENTER   Please join us for Cooking up Compassion, an annual event to increase funding for Catholic Charities. The Mardi Gras-themed party features appetizers from the area's most prominent chefs. A live auction features five incredible experiences. Ticket and sponsorship information are available online cctulsa.org/cuc2017. Individual tickets are $150 with Next Gen tickets (ages 21-39) for $100. Joe and Darcey Moran, with Kathy Craft, chaired the first Cooking Up Compassion in 2006. They return as Hon...

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DIOCESE IMMIGRANT PRAYER SERVICE

Posted on December 21, 2016 in: General News

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY MSGR !

Posted on December 15, 2016 in: General News

~~HAPPY BIRTHDAY MSGR ! DECEMBER 17  

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FROM MSGR

Posted on December 15, 2016 in: General News

~~FROM MSGR  WOW!  Thank you for the great Surprise 70th Birthday Party you gave me!  So many of you worked hard to pull it off -- and succeeded beautifully.  Thank you for the presence of so many of you in the gym last Sunday and for inviting Father Eichhoff to entertain us, which indeed he did. I loved the balloon miter and crosier, and the many, many cards and gifts.  The beautiful fountain pen is working very well, and I hope in coming days (though realistically, perhaps weeks) to use it to sign the many thank-you notes I want to write.  I am honored to be your pastor; and, with th...

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CHILDREN'S PAGEANT

Posted on December 15, 2016 in: General News

~~CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS PAGEANT  The pageant portrayed by the children will be once again be at the beginning of the 5:00 p.m. Christmas Eve Mass.  Preschool and Kindergarten are the lambs and the older children volunteer to be in the pageant.  We will draw for the parts in the pageant  the afternnoon  of Sunday, December 18.  Rehearsal will be on Friday, December 23, at 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon  for the lambs, the roles of the pageant and the Childrean’s Choir.  WE NEED A   BABY JESUS, so if you would be willing to volunteer your baby, call Sharon in the parish o...

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CHRISTMAS MASS SCHEDULE

Posted on December 15, 2016 in: General News

~~CHRISTMAS MASS SCHEDULE Daily Masses, 8:30 a.m. Monday –Saturday, chapel Caroling Services, 30 minutes before each Mass December 24, 5:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m., 12:00 a.m. (midnight), church Children’s Christmas Pageant, 5:00 p.m., Christmas Eve December 25, 10:00 a.m., and 5:00 p.m., church New Year’s Mass Schedule: Masses for December 31, 5:00 p.m. and January 1, 8:30 a.m., 11:15 a.m., and 5:00 p.m. Special note: The offices will be closed on December 26, 27 and January 2. No Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will be held December 26-31 and January 2. Adoration will resume on January 3.  ...

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TEEN ACTS FUNDRAISER

Posted on December 13, 2016 in: General News

~~FUNDRAISER for the upcoming TEEN ACTS Team    Come and support our teens by joining them for a Soup and Salad Dinner after the 5:00 p.m. Mass on this Saturday, December 17.  Donations Accepted and Appreciated at the dinner  or anytime. 

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SURVEY FROM THE BISHOP

Posted on December 09, 2016 in: General News

~~Howdy! I have been your bishop now for almost five months and I must tell you I'm very excited to be here. So far I have been able to visit over 45 parishes and schools throughout the Diocese of Tulsa, and I’m quickly learning of the great pride we all have in the ministry and work going on throughout Eastern Oklahoma. A Good Shepherd should know his sheep, and it has been a delight to visit your communities and listen to your stories. As part of my desire to hear from all of you, I am asking every Catholic in the Diocese to fill out a short survey about the Diocese and the DDF. The survey will help me better u...

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DAY CENTER

Posted on December 08, 2016 in: General News

~~DAY CENTER  The Clients and Staff of the Tulsa Day Center for the Homeless would like to thank St. Bernard’s  parishioners and Anne Roberts and her Bernie’s Bunch singers for the wonderful Christmas caroling, desserts and cookies, that were  provided for the Christmas Luncheon and party that was held at the Day Center on Dec. 7th.  It really made the event special!  Thanks for all you do for Tulsa’s homeless and for the Day Center throughout the year.

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SOUP AND SALAD

Posted on December 08, 2016 in: General News

~~FUNDRAISER for the upcoming TEEN ACTS Team    Come and support our teens by joining them for a Soup and Salad Dinner after the 5:00 p.m. Mass on Saturday, December 17.  Donations Accepted and Appreciated. 

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CBPW

Posted on December 08, 2016 in: General News

~~CBPW  Catholic Business & Professional Women’s monthly dinner meeting will be held on Monday, January 9, 2017.  Three Kings party and gift exchange.  Social at 6:00 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m. at McGill’s Restaurant, 6058 S. Yale Ave..  Cost is $25.00.  Please contact cbpwoftulsa@yahoo.com or beverlyatteberry@aol.com (918-605-1913) for reservations/information. www.cbpwoftulsa.org”

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PSI Spring

Posted on December 01, 2016 in: General News

~~Spring 2017 Credit Courses   You may take one of these classes for 3 hours college credit @ $160 OR audit the class for free   Pastoral Ministry Degree (30 hours) Newman University, in cooperation with the Pastoral Studies Institute, offers this degree in Pastoral Ministry for adults in the Diocese of Tulsa.  Individuals who already have one bachelor’s degree can take the required thirty (30) hours of theology course work and receive a second bachelor’s degree in Pastoral Ministry.     THEO 4023:   Theology and Methods of Ministry This c...

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MUSIC NOTES

Posted on November 30, 2016 in: General News

~~MUSIC NOTES  Already the second week of Advent!  And there's lots happening this weekend!  At Saturday 5:00 we have the RCIA Rite of Acceptance under the direction of Dr. Christine Myers. At Sunday 8:30 we have our Bronze Bells playing. The 11:15 Mass is Children's Advent Mass with the Children's Choir singing under direction Christy Andrews. And at the Sunday 5:00 we have our Contemporary Choir. We've changed Mass Settings to highlight that we've changed liturgical seasons. Our readings include the wolf as guest and John the Baptist preparing the way for our Lord Jesus. Look for theme...

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DIRECTOR OF PARISH LIFE

Posted on November 30, 2016 in: General News

~~ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR DIRECTOR OF PARISH LIFE Must be a practicing Catholic. Will coordinate and schedule volunteer programs and special events within the parish Will be a staff liaison to all of our groups. Coordinate all training and scheduling of ministers Supervise all receptions Assist in funeral preparations Attend weekend Masses General computer, organization and writing skills. Please send resumes to Msgr Gaalaas at msgrgaalaas@stbernardstulsa.org or contact him for questions by phone at 918 299-9406

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TEEN ACTS/ FUND RAISER

Posted on November 30, 2016 in: General News

~~TEEN ACTS      Next retreat is, January 12-15, 2017 at Camp Loughridge.  Must be in high school to attend.  Retreat begins Thursday evening, January 12th at 5:30 and ends after the 11:15 Mass on Sunday January 15th.   Theme is: “God is my Strength” Verse, “…I am made glorious in the sight of the Lord, and my God is now my strength” Isaiah 49:5  Please register at: https://form.jotform.com/62703315253953 For further information or questions, contact: Karen Johnson   918-850-0325 Phil Doerpinghaus   918-808-0600 FUND RAISER &...

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CHRISTMAS MEALS

Posted on November 30, 2016 in: General News

~~ CHRISTMAS MEALS PROJECT OPTION  #1  LAST DAY TO CONTRIBUTE!  Our effort putting a bountiful supper on the table for the celebration of Jesus’s birth is a limited time project for a needy brethren.  We need your checks today, please!!! Drop your checks in the first or second collection today.  Option # 1— Most Parishioner’s opt to help monetarily as this is the most efficient and effective opportunity. The antici-pated cost to feed a family of four is between $35 and $40. If you are interested in opt#1 please make check payable to “St. Ber-nard’s Christmas meal...

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~~We ask you also to invite your parishioners to participate in an Interdenominational Prayer Service on January 7, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the Church of St. Thomas More, 2720 South 129th E. Ave., Tulsa, OK 74134. Thank you for all your service to the Diocese and  for being open to be an instrument of hope among our immigrant   community.  

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PSI

Posted on November 28, 2016 in: General News

~~Advent in Sacred Art This class, following Scripture, will focus on looking at the story of Advent from the Annunciation to the Presentation in the Temple as it has been depicted over the centuries in sacred art. Day & Time: Tuesday, Dec 6, 7-8:30p.m. Instructor: Joey Spencer, M.T.S. Location:  Chancery Office, ‘A’ Building 12300 East 91st Street, Broken Arrow Fee:  Free           Contact us with this information to register for this class name, address, zip code, home & work phone numbers,  parish, class title and email ...

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MUSIC NOTES

Posted on November 22, 2016 in: General News

~~MUSIC NOTES    Happy New Year!  This weekend Cycle A of our liturgical year starts anew!  Our Gospel urges us to "stay awake" and to "throw off darkness. Look for these themes in music selections. "O Come Emmanuel", "Longing for Light", "Awake O Sleeper". We have RCIA Rite of Acceptance at the Saturday evening Mass with catechumens beginning their year of study under Dr. Christine Myers.  They'll join us for Communion at the Easter Vigil. And we have our Tintinnabulator Handbell Choir under the wonderful direction of Dr. Robin Hill at the Sunday ...

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CLAIRVAUX CLUB BOOK CLUB

Posted on November 22, 2016 in: General News

~~CLAIRVAUX CLUB BOOK GROUP  The next Clairvaux Club book selection is “Love & Salt: A Spiritual Friendship Shared in Letters” by Amy Andrews and Jessica Mesman Griffith. The book is unique and compelling in that it’s a collection of letters two women wrote to each other over several years, candidly sharing their lives and Catholic faith. Please read the book and join the discussion at 7pm Thursday, Jan. 26, in G8. “Love & Salt” sells on Amazon for $11. Contact Jean at jeany2@cox.net by Nov. 27 if you’d like to have a copy ordered for you.  

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ACTS RETREATS- SAVE THE DATE

Posted on November 22, 2016 in: General News

~~ACTS RETREATS  Please mark your calendars for the upcoming St. Bernard’s ACTS weekends, set for next summer at the University of Tulsa. The men’s retreat will be July 13-16, and the women’s retreat will be July 27-30. Watch for more details soon. All are welcome!

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SENIORS

Posted on November 22, 2016 in: General News

~~ SENIORS:  Merry Christmas!  Come celebrate with lunch and Bernie’s Bunch.  Please bring a gift under $10 for the gift exchange.  Please RSVP to the front office by Tuesday, December 6, so food can be planned for.  

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MUSIC NOTES

Posted on November 17, 2016 in: General News

~~MUSIC NOTES    Happy New Year!  This weekend Cycle A of our liturgical year starts anew!  Our Gospel urges us to "stay awake" and to "throw off darkness. Look for these themes in music selections. "O Come Emmanuel", "Longing for Light", "Awake O Sleeper". We have RCIA Rite of Acceptance at the Saturday evening Mass with catechumens beginning their year of study under Dr. Christine Myers.  They'll join us for Communion at the Easter Vigil. And we have our Tintinnabulator Handbell Choir under the wonderful direction of Dr. Robin Hill at the Sunday ...

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CLAIRVAUX BOOK CLUB

Posted on November 17, 2016 in: General News

~~CLAIRVAUX CLUB BOOK GROUP  The next Clairvaux Club book selection is “Love & Salt: A Spiritual Friendship Shared in Letters” by Amy Andrews and Jessica Mesman Griffith. The book is unique and compelling in that it’s a collection of letters two women wrote to each other over several years, candidly sharing their lives and Catholic faith. Please read the book and join the discussion at 7pm Thursday, Jan. 26, in G8. “Love & Salt” sells on Amazon for $11. Contact Jean at jeany2@cox.net by Nov. 27 if you’d like to have a copy ordered for you.  

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ADVENT BY CANDLELIGHT

Posted on November 17, 2016 in: General News

~~SAVE THE DATE: ADVENT BY CANDLELIGHT  Please join the women of Clairvaux Club for our annual Advent by Candlelight service at 7pm Tuesday, Nov. 29, in the St. Bernard’s gym. Advent by Candlelight is an evening of prayer, reflection, and song to prepare our hearts for Christ's coming. Our featured speaker is Lisa Hendey, founder and editor of CatholicMom.com and the author of several best-selling Catholic books. She is a contributor to EWTN’s SonRise Morning Show and is a Catholic blogger. Lisa speaks internationally on faith and family.   Table hostesses are needed for Advent by Candlelig...

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ADVENT- CHILDREN

Posted on November 17, 2016 in: General News

~~ADVENT AND CHRISTMAS EVENTS FOR CHILDREN  On Sunday December 4, the children in grades 1 through 5 will attend the 11:15 a.m. Mass and celebrate with a special Mass the season of Advent.  The children will all sit with their classmates and their teachers.  They will bring gifts for children who would not have as good a Christmas as we can help provide with our gifts.   The children in Preschool-Age 3, Age 4, and Kindergarten meeting during the two morning Masses will have birthday parties for Jesus and also bring gifts during their classes that same Sunday, December 4.  These celebrations ...

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PORTA CAELI HOUSE

Posted on November 14, 2016 in: General News

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ADVENT BY CANDLELIGHT

Posted on November 10, 2016 in: General News

~~SAVE THE DATE: ADVENT BY CANDLELIGHT  Please join the women of Clairvaux Club for our annual Advent by Candlelight service at 7pm Tuesday, Nov. 29, in the St. Bernard’s gym. Advent by Candlelight is an evening of prayer, reflection, and song to prepare our hearts for Christ's coming. Our featured speaker is Lisa Hendey, founder and editor of CatholicMom.com and the author of several best-selling Catholic books. She is a contributor to EWTN’s SonRise Morning Show and is a Catholic blogger. Lisa speaks internationally on faith and family.   Table hostesses are needed for Advent by Candlelig...

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JOB OPENINGS

Posted on November 10, 2016 in: General News

~~JOB OPENINGS– ST. BERNARD’S  St Bernard’s now has two staff openings. One is the position of Youth Minister and the other is Director of Parish Life. The hours and  the scope of the positions will be developed by Msgr. Gaalaas  in consultation with the right candidate. Please direct questions and resumes to Msgr. at 918-299-9406 or msgaalaas@stbernardstulsa.org

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CLAIRVAUX CLUB NOOK GROUP

Posted on November 10, 2016 in: General News

~~CLAIRVAUX CLUB BOOK GROUP  The next Clairvaux Club book selection is “Love & Salt: A Spiritual Friendship Shared in Letters” by Amy Andrews and Jessica Mesman Griffith. The book is unique and compelling in that it’s a collection of letters two women wrote to each other over several years, candidly sharing their lives and Catholic faith. Please read the book and join the discussion at 7pm Thursday, Jan. 26, in the community room. “Love & Salt” sells on Amazon for $11. Contact Jean at jeany2@cox.net by Nov. 27 if you’d like to have a copy ordered for you.  

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ST BERNARD'S YOUTH GROUP NEWS

Posted on November 10, 2016 in: General News

~~ST. BERNARD’S YOUTH GROUP NEWS  Our interim staff of youth workers will carry on with the regular activities for the time being. Please come and join us.  We need you to be here with us so we can all make a difference at St. Bernard’s. WEDNESDAYS—7:30 -9:00 P.M.  Monsignor Gaalaas will meet with the youth in grades 7  through 12 in the Dawg House for Bible Study. SUNDAYS—6:00—7:30 P.M.  Sharon Lechtenberg will meet with the youth in grades  5 through 8 in the Dawg House for fun, snacks, prayer,  and lots  of activities.  (Parent help woul...

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~~PRAYER TO ST. THOMAS MORE, PATRON SAINT OF POLITICIANS  O Glorious St. Thomas More, Patron Saint of Statesmen, Politicians and Lawyers, Patron Saint of Justices, Judges and Magistrates, Servant of the Word of God and the Body and Blood of Christ, we ask your intercession.  Your zeal for justice, integrity and firm principle in public and family life led you to the path of martyrdom and sainthood.  Intercede for our government officials, that they may be courageous and effective in their defense and promotion of the sanctity of human life – the foundation of all other human rights.  Intercede...

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KOC YOUTH EVENTS

Posted on November 03, 2016 in: General News

~~     YOUTH ACTIVITIES                     SPONSORED BY              KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS                    COUNCIL 11959   Essay:  8th grade- 12th grade Topic: The Importance of Religious Freedom Cash prize for each grade group -- First: $40, Second: $20 Nov. 1st – Dec. 4th – Entry forms in Commons area Essay must be turned in...

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LIBRARY CARDS

Posted on November 03, 2016 in: General News

~~LIBRARY CARDS  It’s easy to get your free library card at St. Bernard’s! Just call the parish office during business hours or write your information on the sign-up sheet on the library cart. We’ll give you a call when it’s ready!

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PSI

Posted on November 03, 2016 in: General News

~~November Classes (These classes are free)         Mariology in Aquinas In preparation for this Advent season we will look at the theology of St. Thomas on the mystery of Christ’s birth as the foundation of Mariology. DAY & DATES: Mondays, November 7,14, 21, 28 TIME: 7:00 8:30 p.m. INSTRUCTOR: William Dunn, S.T.L. LOCATION: Chancery Office, ‘A’ Building, 12300 East 91st Street, BA         The Diocese of Tulsa, A History This class will provide an overview of the short but interesting history of the Diocese o...

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40 DAYS FOR LIFE CLOSING RALLY

Posted on October 31, 2016 in: General News

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NOV 6 KOC PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Posted on October 25, 2016 in: General News

~~NOV. 6 PANCAKE BREAKFAST TO SUPPORT PERSECUTED CHRISTIANS.   As our Lord, Jesus Christ compelled us to love one another as He loved us, your Knights of Columbus Council is again taking action to live out that love by helping persecuted Christians.  Our Christian brethren in the Middle East continue to be murdered and driven from their ancestral homes solely because of their faith in our Lord, Jesus Christ. It is genocide perpetrated against peaceful people while the world largely continues to stand by and does nothing.  Which is why we are now humbly begging for your help by requesting the following: ...

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