Holy Family Radio Parish Bulletin Board

Biblical Thought of the Week:

"This is the day which the LORD hath made: let us rejoice and be glad in it."

"The right hand of the LORD hath wrought strength: the right hand of the LORD hath exalted me."


- Psalm 117: 24, 16 Douay-Rheims version 

Recent Announcements 

Sacred Heart School, Lancaster announces “Recess-in-the-courtyard” a fun filled evening of ADULT RECESS on May 20th from 6-9 pm.   Enjoy delicious “grown-up” versions of favorite cafeteria foods and play yard games with friends.   Purchase tickets and an on-line auction at:

https://www.accelevents.com/e/recess-in-the-courtyard .  Come and play to support a great school!

A Spring Bazaar at Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Mechanicsburg!  May 21st, 8 AM to 3 PM: Over 40 vendors, raffles, book sales, your favorite foods and so much more. Keep the date May 21st, Spring Bazaar, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Mechanicsburg!  For more information contact the Parish Office: 717-697-2614


Lancaster Catholic High School, Fine and Performing Arts Department will host a Fine and Performing Arts Middle School Workshop, Saturday, June 4th, 9 AM to Noon. Free to all middle school students, grades 5-8!  For information and to answer questions: Contact Tony Brill, 717-509-0315.

St. Joan of Arc Church (359 W. Areba Ave Hershey) 48th Annual Parish Festival.  June 9, 10, and 11 from 5:00 to 10:00 PM each night.  Fun for the whole family!  Great homemade food.  Children’s games and activities, kids inflatable, face painting, silent auction (including a trip to Sicily (sicilywithfriends.com), games of skill, bingo, raffles: cash, beautiful gift baskets, Hershey restaurants, authentic sports memorabilia, and a Christian Pulisic jersey. Shopping of all kinds: jewelry, plants, garden bounties, bake sale, crafts and more!  Musical entertainment: Thursday, June 9th - DJ Dave Willey; Friday, June 10th – Crossing Abbey Road; Saturday, June 11th – Happy Slovenes. For information call (717) 533-7168 or go on-line to www.sjafestival.com


St. Patrick Parish in Carlisle has established a new ministry that seeks the prayerful intercession of St. Monica for the return of our loved ones back to the faith of the Catholic Church. The group meets every Wednesday night at 7:30 PM in St. Patrick Church on Marsh Drive. Meetings are live-streamed for anyone who prefers to participate from home. The link can be found at www.saintpatrickchurch.org .


Morning Star Pregnancy Services is hiring! Available positions include: Client Services Director, ultrasound tech and counselor advocates. To learn more about these opportunities, visit www.SupportMorningStar.com/get-involved/job-openings . 


The Order of Malta runs a Prison Pen Pal Program and is seeking volunteers to write to inmates. The effort takes a few minutes and a stamp every month. The program is anonymous and volunteers are answering Christ’s call to visit the imprisoned.  To express interest, please e-mail Maltapenpalprogram@gmail.com. The Order of Malta provides all necessary support and direction. 

If you are a licensed physician, physician assistant, nurse practitioner or nurse midwife with 4 to 5 hours per month to give, please consider gifting your time and talents to Morning Star Clinics pregnancy and sexual health services.  By your volunteering Morning Star would expand its services to include more comprehensive STI testing and treatment.  For more information contact, Linda Plummer at 717-901-3377.


Faith Alive!” is a short video series from the Diocese of Harrisburg that explains the fundamentals of the Catholic Faith.  Episodes are now available on the Diocese of Harrisburg’s YouTube channel and Facebook page.  A new video is posted every Wednesday!  Just go online to www.youtube.com/hbgdiocese .  

The Diocese of Harrisburg has approximately 10,000 students enrolled at 36 schools. High School students in the Diocese typically have a graduation rate over 98% and annually are offered more than $40 million in scholarship funds. Families are always welcome to explore the benefits of a Catholic education. Please visit GoCatholicSchools.org to learn more.

In 1981, Mother Angelica, a cloistered Franciscan nun, launched what has become the largest media network in the world, the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN).  Mother Angelica was born Rita A. Rizzo in a small home in the southeast end of Canton, Ohio during the Roaring Twenties.  Her life was not easy... still, with a few miracles and perseverance along the way, Mother’s EWTN now reaches over 700 million homes in 145 countries in various media formats.  You can learn all about her life by visiting the Mother Angelica Museum located at the Saint Raphael Center in Canton, Ohio.  To learn more about visiting the Center call 1.800.548.8270 or visit online at http://motherangelicatour.com.

Holy Family Radio Prayer & Thoughts 

Sing to the LORD through the whole earth for His Christ is risen!  Let us pray:


O God, who does give us joy by this yearly solemnity of our LORD's resurrection, mercifully grant that we who celebrate the temporal feast may deserve to attain everlasting happiness.  Through the same Jesus Christ, thy Son, Our LORD, who lives and reigns with with thee in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, world without end.  Amen

--Collect from the Traditional Rite

If your Catholic parish or organization is holding an event and you would like it advertised on the "Holy Family Radio Parish Bulletin Board" please email all the pertinent information to: contact@720whyf.com. You must include your name and telephone number so we can contact you. The request must be received at least three (3) weeks in advance of the date of the event. Note: The announcement will be reviewed for appropriateness and may be edited before airing.  All requests will be on a first come basis.


"Alleluia, alleluia.

The Lord is risen indeed; and hath appeared to Peter."


— From the Gradual for Easter Wednesday