Trivia Night

Trivia Night

Trivia night will be held Saturday, January 20th after Mass. We will be serving lasagna and all the fixings for $10 per person. Please bring your own beverage.  We will have prizes between rounds. All the profits will go to the Capital Campaign.

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Father Kirby’s Korner

The city of Bethlehem is a contradiction for most Christians, while on the one hand it is the city of David, the birthplace of our Lord, yet on the other hand, in reality, it is a place of conflict, suppression, violence and too often despair. Even in the Church of...

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Advent tree pic

Advent Tree 2017

Thank you!! to all who took a tag from the Advent Tree and purchased items to be distributed to the Carlisle Care Center, Catholic Charities, Central Iowa Shelter, Dorothy’s House, Hope Ministries, Inner Visions, and Ruth Harbor.  Your generosity will touch and bless the lives of those served by all of these organizations!  

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John 6-7

Father Kirby’s Korner

Today, we hear part of the first chapter of John.  It is a dialogue between John the Baptist and the Jewish priests and Levites from Jerusalem.  They are concerned with the things he has been proclaiming, the way he has been acting and his baptism.  Baptism would not have been...

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John the Baptist

Father Kirby’s Korner

In today’s Gospel, we get reintroduced to John the Baptist, the most underrated person in the Gospels, nay, in all of Christianity. John is mentioned in all four Gospels and is portrayed as practically the only one who really “gets it” in all four Gospels. John even scores better than...

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Advent

Father Kirby’s Korner

Happy New Year! Yes, it is true that beginning at Sundown this Saturday we begin our new liturgical year.  For those of you keeping score at home, we are in year two for our weekday lectionary cycle and year B for our Sunday lectionary cycle.  This liturgical year we will...

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CCA Christmas Baskets

CCA Christmas Family Food Boxes

Our parish is responsible for collecting food and gifts for seven families this year. Please pick a card from the tree and sign up on the food lists located on the table in the back of the church. Distribution of items will be on Saturday, Dec. 16th.  Thank you for...

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Tantur

Father Kirby’s Korner

Greetings, from Tantur! As many of you know, at this time during the year, I visit Tantur, located between Bethlehem and Jerusalem. Tantur is an ecumenical institution owned by Notre Dame. Tantur is an “oasis of learning, community and hospitality.” It is a place situated in the midst of the...

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Thanksgiving

Carlisle Community Thanksgiving Service

St. Elizabeth Seton will host the Community Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, November 19th at 7:00 pm. There will be a time for fellowship after the service, and Ladies Guild will provide refreshments. All are welcome and encouraged to attend!  

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Feliz Navidad

Save the Date!

Feliz Navidad! Remember to save Saturday, December 2nd for a fun social event at LaVilla Mexican restaurant in Carlisle. Watch the bulletin for details to be announced soon.

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