St. Madeleine Sophie Church
Guilderland, New York
Welcome

This Week at St Madeleine's
         & St.Gabriel's
 
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Staff & Schedules

Lector Schedule 

Eucharistic Minister Schedule  

Altar Server Schedule
    

Pastoral Council Minutes  

St. Madeleine Sophie Barat

St. Madeleine Sophie School

St. Madeleine Sophie /
   St. Gabriel the Archangel
   Faith Formation Program

        Registration Cover Letter
        Registration Forms
        Safe Environment Training
        Calendar - Grades 1 - 6

        Calendar - Grades 7 - 10
        Calendar - Confirmation
        Growing in Faith
        RCIA (Rite of Christian
               Initiation of Adults)

St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish

Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany

Faithful E-Giving

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What is Faithful E-Giving through WeShare?
It is an automated means to financially support the church through regular contributions from your checking, savings, or credit/debit card account.   There is no cost for you to participate in the program.

To enroll:
 use the above
Give Online link.
For additional information - click HERE

Contact Us:
PARISH OFFICE……........(518) 355-0421
   9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Mon-Fri
   FAX: ………..(518) 355-0412
   E-Mail:    parishoffice@smsparish.org

See Temporary Hours>>>
FAITH FORMATION   
   OFFICE
..............(518) 355-3115
   10:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Mon-Thurs
   (or by appointment)
   FAX:....................(518) 280-0071
   E-Mail:      ffo@smsparish.org

  

  SCHOOL OFFICE ………(518) 355-3080
   8:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Mon-Fri
        

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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St. Madeleine Sophie Church
3500 Carman Road
Schenectady, New York   12303
(518) 355-0421

PLEASE READ THE 6/15/20
LETTER FROM FATHER JIM
(click
HERE) TO LEARN MORE ABOUT
THE RE-ENTRY INTO OPENING THE CHURCH FOR MASS

 (THIS LETTER HAS BEEEN MAILED TO HOMES AS WELL.)

Below are the links that will take you to the "Sign Up Genius" site,
which will allow you to select the time and seats for the upcoming mass of your choice.

If you're not able to use social media to register,
you will also be able to contact the Parish Offices to make your reservation.

The Sacrament of Reconciliation will not be available
before or following masses at this time.
If anyone is in need of celebrating the Sacrament of Reconciliation
or the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick,
please call Fr. Jim for an appointment.


Use the links below to register
to attend an upcoming Mass.

Currently you may register for
Sat July 11 & Sun July 12 only.
 
SMS = St. Madeleine Sophie
SGA = St. Gabriel the Archangel

SMS Sat 4:00PM
.
SGA Sun 7:30AM
.
SMS Sun 9:00AM
.
SGA Sun 10:30AM
.
SMS Sun 7:00PM

And for an explanation of the Procedures for Reentry and Reopening
at St. Madeleine Sophie
please view the following video
which details our entrance and exit, seating, and communion procedures -


Explanation of Procedures Video


IMPORTANT REMINDERS:

1) Reservations will be required EVERY WEEKEND
for each person attending Mass in the Church.

2) We're sorry but if you come to Church without a reservation,
you won't be able to attend that Mass.
You will be directed to the "Sign Up Genius" or to call the Parish Offices
so you can reserve a seat for Mass on the following weekend.

3) The links above will allow you to select the time and seating
for the Mass of your choice for
SATURDAY, JULY 11TH and SUNDAY, JULY 12th ONLY.

UPDATE:
You will still receive an email to confirm your seats for the Mass that you selected.
However, there will no longer be a link for the Survey Monkey website
to complete the pre-screening health survey.

INSTEAD, WHEN MAKING A RESERVATION USING
SIGN UP GENIUS OR BY CONTACTING
THE PARISH OFFICE, YOU ARE ATTESTING
THAT YOU HAVE READ AND ANSWERED
"NO" TO ALL THE HEALTH QUESTIONS.
YOU WILL BE ASKED TO VERIFY YOUR
RESPONSES AGAIN WHEN CHECKING IN FOR MASS.

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Weekday Masses have resumed
St. Madeleine Sophie Church will have 9am Mass
on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
St. Gabriel
s Church will have 9am Mass
on Mondays and Thursdays.
There
will not be a Monday evening Mass
or Saturday
morning Mass.

Please Note: Wearing facemasks and Social Distancing will be required, and necessary information for tracing will be collected when arriving at the Church for weekday Masses.

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Pints with Priests
Pints with Priests is your chance to get to know our diocesan clergy more personally.

 Get to know the man behind the collar! 

Curious?   Click Here
The next online gathering is July 9th - and there is a need to register in advance.

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Vacation Bible School is Back!!

Click HERE for Registration Materials

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Faith Formation Office Hours are Limited
Please do not come to the Faith Formation Office
without calling in advance due to our limited hours - Thank you.
St. Madeleine Sophie Faith Formation Office - (518) 355-3115
St. Gabriels's - (518) 355-4193

Reminder:
Weekly Bulletin for St. Madeleine's & St. Gabriel's
  is available HERE

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PLEASE CONTINUE TO JOIN US FOR
OUR LITURGIES AND SERVICES


Sunday Liturgies will continue to be
Live-Streamed at 9:00am via Facebook

and made available shortly thereafter via You Tube

For Access:

Facebook Live-stream --  on the parish Facebook page:
St. Madeleine Sophie and St. Gabriel the Archangel
Facebook  - Church of SMS and SGA

Liturgies and Services are also available for viewing
after the live-streamed event has occurred
YouTube Channel -- Church of SMS and SGA

If you have the myParish App, you can click on the
Worship icon for the "Order of Mass"
since you won't have the missals to follow along with the prayers.

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Visit the website of the
Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany:

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"During this challenging time,
many of us may be unable to attend Mass.

The Word Among Us, with the help of the USCCB, is honored to provide
complimentary access to the daily Mass readings and our entire website
to help people pray from home."
visit.....

The Word Among Us

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looking ahead....

The Gift of Life
Thanks to all who made our
June 15th Blood Drive a success!

Our next
SMS RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE
will be held on
Monday October 12th from 2-7pm
in the Parish Center
To schedule an appointment call 1-800-RED-CROSS .
Give the Gift of Life!”

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St. Madeleine Sophie Catholic School
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St. Madeleine Sophie School
provides the Guilderland area with a
value-oriented, quality education in a faith community setting.

Learn more at........

SMS School

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Visit the Diocesan Vocations site at....
http://www.albanyvocations.org/

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Parish App


St. Madeleine Sophie/St. Gabriel the Archangel Parishes
have our own parish app.
Please download My Parish App through the
Play store (Android) or App Store (iPhone or iPad). 

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Interested in becoming a Catholic?

learn about the RCIA Program -
the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

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