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Entries for November 2020

For the third year in a row, Mary Queen of Peace is is offering an Advent Reflection series! Fr. Tim Cook and Melissa Hunter, our Director of Faith Formation, are teaming up for some peaceful and inspiring evenings of prayer!  Wednesdays during Advent at 7 PM in the Church Scripture - Reflection - Silence These nights typically last 30 minutes or less. Come and make space for Jesus this Advent season as we Ready Our Hearts together!

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Give to our Giving Tree!

Posted on November 28, 2020 in: General News

Celebrate Jesus' birth with gifts that spread joy throughout our St. Louis community. The need for socks, gloves, space heaters and other items is unfortunately very real during these times of layoffs and economic stress. But, because of Covid-19, the MQP Giving Tree is going to Gift Cards only this year! You can help by donating a Target, Walmart or Sam's gift card. We will shop for the needs of families from Join Hands ESL, St. Patrick Center, and South Side Community Center. The cards can be dropped off in the collection baskets at church, in the box by the Giving Tree or by mail  to the r...

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Give A Meal a Month This Weekend!

Posted on November 16, 2020 in: General News

GAMAM is this weekend! (November 21 - 22). Please consider donating canned pasta (preferrably with meat), canned chicken n'dumplings, canned meats (chicken, ham), and canned beans (but please no black beans). Drop it off after the 5 pm Mass Saturday November 21  or before or after all Sunday morning Masses on Nov. 22 in the Msgr. Lubeley Room, The items will be delivered to the food pantry at St. Wenceslaus parish in St. Louis City. 

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Give A Meal a Month Next Weekend!

Posted on November 12, 2020 in: General News

GAMAM is next weekend! (November 21 - 22). Please consider donating canned pasta (preferrably with meat), canned chicken n'dumplings, canned meats (chicken, ham), and canned beans (but please no black beans). Drop it off after the 5 pm Mass Saturday November 21  or before or after all Sunday morning Masses on Nov. 22 in the Msgr. Lubeley Room, The items will be delivered to the food pantry at St. Wenceslaus parish in St. Louis City. 

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Advent by Candlelight - Nov. 29

Posted on November 11, 2020 in: General News

Bring your family and join the Women’s League for an evening of reflection and song for the season of Advent. Due to current times, our event will look different this year. We have options to safely attend in church or virtually from home. ALL members of your family are welcome to join us this year! Father John R. Vien will present the Advent Reflection Sunday, November 29, 2020 7:15 PM (doors open at 6:45) Mary Queen of Peace Church Seating in church is limited. Masks and social distancing guidelines apply.  This event will also be live streamed on the MQP Facebook page (facebook.com/MQPWG).  (...

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Thanksgiving Day Mass - 9 am

Posted on November 10, 2020 in: General News

Join us in giving thanks to our Lord on Thanksgiving Day! During this Mass, there is a collection  for the MQP Conference for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, which provides assistance to help our neighbors in need.  You will find specially marked envelopes in your envelope packets. We also invite you to bring with you items for the MQP SVdP Food Pantry.  Needs include rice, boxed macaroni and cheese, and canned  beef stew, tuna, chicken and ham. You can also donate online by clicking here.  Thank you for your generosity!  

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Lector Workbooks are Available

Posted on November 10, 2020 in: General News

The annual Lector Workbooks are available for all our parish lectors in the vesting sacristy.  All lectors should take one to help them prayerful prepare for their ministry of proclaiming the Word of God.  Thanks to our lectors for their ministry.  If you would like to be trained to be a lector at Mass, please contact Heather O’Keefe at haokeefe@mqpwg.org  

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