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1996 The Message -- for Catholics of Southwestern Indiana 7 Mass at Holy Redeemer School, Evansville. and first graders, dressed as saints, form atime since the birth of Jesus, i: -- Message photo by Mary Ann Hughes Sch svlue. ClaSS. Vlariah Gahan, Armen Paul Austin Powell, Wyman Katie Faver. i STEAK HOUSE PRIME STEAKS . SFFOOD CHICKEN 68"6462 LARGE PARTY ROOMS Haubstadt, Ind. 7ray00 Serv/ce, Inc. Box 68 Montgomery, Indiana 47558 Traylor Phone: 486-3285 XER LINCOLN . MERCURY JASPER 482-1200 anb bopping (uibe JASPER LUMBER CO. COMPLETE BUILDING SERVICE Ph: 482-1125 RT. 4, JASPER ! ISers Christian Books & Gifts Bey & Charlie Mendel, owners (812) 834-7766 416 Jackson SI Jasper IN 47546 AUTO TOPS. SEAT COVERS BOAT COVERS STEREO SALES & INSTALLATIONS 254-3943 HWY 50 EAST, BEHIND UPS CENTER EUGENE WELP, OWNER All Saints Day at Holy Redeemer A long piece of brown wrapping paper, signifying a timeline, was stretched all across the front of the altar at Holy Redeemer Church, Evansville, last week during the All Saints Day Mass for the students. After the Gospel, eighth graders held lighted candles, each candle representing 100 years, and the total group representing the time since the birth of Jesus. Then Father William Wargel, pastor, called first graders who were dressed as saints, to come up to the altar. Each student-saint, including St. Ann, St. Francis and St. Bernadette, were situated on the paper timeline. Washington's St. Vincent de Paul Society During the past year, members of the St. Vincent de Paul Soci- ety in Washington made over 400 home, hospital and nursing home visits. Twelve active and 25 associate St. Vincent de Paul members contributed over 15,000 hours of service. Their principal work involved the operation of the St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store in Washington, and the Assistance Line Program for the needy. The store is entire- ly staffed by volunteers. Father David Martin is spir- itual advisor, and Sister Rose Ann Muller is assistant spiritual advisor. Richard Risch is president, Harold Morrison is vice-presi- dent, and Helena Madden is sec- retary/treasurer. Active members include Margm'et Morrison, Carol Risch, Wilma O'Brian, Ruth Bradley, Connie Gray, Margaret Rodimel, Robert O'Brian, Leonard Bradley and John Sullivan. Happy Birthday! Father Eugene Dewig, pastor of Sacred Heart Church, Evansville, celebrates his birth- day Nov 11. Msgr Leo Conti, a retired Father Wargel encouraged the students to "remember these peo- ple who were heroes," reminding them "these are the people we honor today." He added, "God made it possi- ble for them to take a stand and make it right, to be a beacon of light. We honor these saints, and we remember that we are also called to be saints." Big Bingo The seventh annual Big Bingo was attended by 770, and reaped a profit of $37,049.60, according to Glenda Ossenberg, director of development for the Evansville Catholic Interparochial High Schools. All proceeds fund major projects at both Mater Dei and Memori- al high schools in Evansville. "We are grateful and thank all the 80 volunteers who worked that evening, the Bingo Commit- tee, Mater Dei and Memorial Friends and Alumni, parish feed- er schools, and businesses who worked and supported this event to make it successful," Ossenberg said. Big Bingo 1997 will be held Oct. 18. First place The Spell Bowl team at Holy Rosary School, Evansville, placed first in division competition among Class 4 schools. Members include Jace Carter, Kati Bennett, Katy Quirk, Maria Brothers, Ting.Ting Wu, Nicole Reynolds, Rose McGov. ern, Lauren Whitledge, Meghan priest of the Diocese of Evans- ville, celebrates his birthday Nov. 13. Father William Wargel, pas- tor of Holy Redeemer Church, Evansville, celebrates his birth- day Nov. 14. Deacon anniversary Gilbert Fehrenbaeher of St. Joseph Church, Vanderburgh County, was ordained a deacon Nov. 16, 1980. Parish Library at Holy Spirit A parish lending-library has been established at Holy Spirit Church, Evansville, under the direction of Jennifer Van Gain- pier and the parish Spiritual Life Commission. 45 years Congratulations to Bill and Rose Wonder as they celebrate their forty-fifth wedding anniver- sary. They are parishioners at St. Mary Church, Washington. Parish Council at St. Joseph Jim Werner is president of the Parish Council at St. Joseph Church, Vanderburgh County. Hartfield, Meghann Miller and Laura Franke. On the Internet Pam Bell, principal at Holy Family School, Jasper, reports that her school building is now being wired connecting every classroom to the computer lab and the Internet The $30,000 needed for the wiring and equipment is being provided by Holy Family's Foun- datiom Who's Who Holly Stevens and Suzanne Webb, teachers at Washington Catholic High School, Evans- ville, have received nominations to the 1996 Who's Who Among American Teachers. Corpus Christi's Student Council Members of the Student Coun- cil at Corpus Christi School, Evansville, include Lindsay Culver, Josh Elfreich, Laura Pritchett, Jason May, Lynn Eickhoff, Amber Gilles, Daniel Alcorn, Amy Backes, Eric DeWig, Lindsay Jost, Sarah May, Tim Pritchett and Chris- tine Well. Please send information for SCHOOL NOTEBOOK to Mary Ann Hughes, The Message, P.O. Box 4169, Evansville, IN 47724. The deadline for copy is 9 a.m. the Friday before publication. Mike Beshears is vice-presi- dent, and Cathy Crowdus is sec- retary. Anniversaries at St. Benedict Congratulations to couples at St. Benedict Church, Evans- ville, celebrating November wed- ding anniversaries: Tom and Pat Donahue, 40 years; Pete and Doris Popham, 40 years. Parish Pastoral Council Steve Hauser is chairperson of the Parish Pastoral Council at Sacred Heart Church, Schnel- lville. Members include Bert Hochge- sang, secretary; Sandy Turner, Spiritual Life; Ed Knust. Diane Hasenour, Shirlie Holton and Alan Kempf. Anniversaries at Nativity Congratulations to couples at Nativity Church, Evansville, celebrating November wedding anniversaries: Glen and Jea- nine Grant, 45 years; Alex and June Scheller, 50 years; Fred and Pat Singer, 45 years. Please send information for AROUND TIlE DIOCESE to Mary Ann tluhes, The Mes- sage, P.O. Box 4169, Evans- ville, IN 47724. The deadline for copy is 9 a.m. the Friday before publication.