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:
See Temporary Hours--->>>
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

  

YOUTH/YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY...
  Sr Rosemary Cuneo,
          Pastoral Associate
  E-Mail:    sisterro@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

NOTE: Please consult info below from the Diocese
regarding current status of Mass schedules in the Diocese

NOTE:

SMS Parish Office hours during this period:
Mon: 9AM-12N
Wed: 1PM-3PM
Fri: 9AM-12N

RECONCILIATION is available by appointment -
please call the parish office and
leave a message for Fr. Jim or Fr. Des.

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 or St. Gabriel’s (518) 355-4193

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

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PLEASE JOIN US FOR
OUR LITURGIES AND SERVICES

Sunday Liturgies will be Live-Streamed at 10:00am 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 Prayer icon for the "Order of Mass" since you won't have the missals to follow along with the prayers.

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May 30, 2020
Please take a moment to read a letter from Bishop Sharfenberger
regarding the Catholic Communication Campaign

(
available  HERE )
The Catholic Communication Campaign is more critical than ever this year -
and more challenging since parishioners will not be physically present
to put their gifts in the collection basket.

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From the Diocese of Albany Website

"ALL MASSES IN THE DIOCESE OF ALBANY CANCELED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, FAITHFUL URGED TO TAKE TIME TO PRAY AT HOME"

Please click the links below for further information from the Diocese of Albany Website:

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from The Word Among Us publishers.....

"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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Volunteers needed
for the St. John's/St. Ann's Outreach Center
in Albany for their
Food Pantry

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday during the pandemic.
The Welcome Table Program
is in need of 3 people on the 1st, 2nd, 4th and 5th Saturdays
to prepare/cook meals at the soup kitchen.
All meals are planned in advance and all the food/ingredients is provided.
This will be an ongoing volunteer activity that will start
Saturday May 16th and you can commit based on your schedule.

Volunteers are also needed to cover shifts at the
Catholic Charities Food Pantry
in Rensselaer.
Shifts are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9-2, and Fridays 9-12

To sign up for either location,
contact Anna Hartz at
garnet.computer@gmail.com
or 518-810-7918

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The Gift of Life
Thanks to all who made our
April 20th Blood Drive such a great success!

Our next
SMS RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE
will be held on
Monday June 15 from 2-7pm
Please click HERE for complete information,
including how to schedule an appointment,
and information about a special offer from

Stewart's Shops:
Give a pint.  Get a pint!

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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 website of the
Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany

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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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Did You Know......

St. Madeleine's & St. Gabriel's
..... is also on

Facebook?

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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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