Palm Sunday : March 29, 2015
Mar.30 - Apr.5Holy Week Schedule
|Monday, March 30|
|Evening of Confessions, 7:00 pm|
|Wednesday, April 1|
|Service of Darkness, 7:30 pm|
|Thursday, April 2|
|Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 8:00 pm|
|Good Friday - April 3|
|Confessions, 10-11:30 am
Stations of the Cross, 12:15 pm
Liturgy of the Passion, 3:00 and 6:00 pm
Liturgia de la Pasion, 8:00 pm
Via Crucis/Procesion, 9:30 pm
|Holy Saturday - April 4|
Confessions, 9-10 am
Easter Vigil Mass, 8:00 pm
|Easter Sunday - April 5|
|Mass, 10-7:30 am
Mass & Easter Egg Hunt, 9:00 am
Mass & Easter Egg Hunt, 10:30 am
Mass, 12:30 pm
Mass, 5:30 pm
Mass, 7:00 pm
March 2015Easter Egg Hunt
Continuing the tradition of the past few years, we will again have an Easter Egg Hunt for children following the 9:00 am and 10:30 am Masses on Easter Sunday.
Members of the Gaudium Youth Ministry will assist all children and their families who wish to participate, in coming over to the rectory house yard for the event.
May the children rejoice in the abundance and fruitfulness of Christ, our Light.
April 12World Youthday 2016 Fundraiser
On Sunday, April 12, Divine Mercy Sunday, the Youth Ministry Office will be selling beautiful, custom-made COTLF Coffee Mugs for $6 each to help support the 2016 World Youth Day Pilgrimage to Poland - which will include a special visit to the Sanctuary of the Divine Mercy in Krakow!
Every penny raised through these sales will help send a group of 8 COTLF teenagers and 4 Young Adult Animators to Poland to participate in the World Youth Day festivities with Pope Francis and the youth of the world!
These great little mugs are a simple way to not only support our youth, but also to share your pride in the parish we all love so much! Thank you in advance for your support of this wonderful cause.
April 16First Social Hour
COTLF cordially invites all Parents, Friends and Families of special-needs children to attend our first Social-Hour on Thursday, April 16, 2015, from 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm at Comber Hall.
Topics to be discussed include religious and educational opportunities for special-needs children and other important concerns and challenges for Parents and Families who are raising special-needs children at COTLF. Light Refreshments will be served.
All are Welcome!
April 21Holy Hour
Our next Holy Hour and Solemn Benediction will take place on Tuesday, April 21st at 7:00 pm.
A reception will follow in Comber Hall.
All are welcome!
March 2015Pilgrimage to Philadelphia to Welcome the pope
As you may know, Pope Francis is coming to Philadelphia and Washington in late September, as part of the International Year on the Family. He will be making appearances, speaking, and celebrating Masses in both cities.
The Archdiocese of Miami is organizing pilgrimage opportunities with “limited space” so that a representative delegation from South Florida will be present. If you would like to participate, you can find more information on the website of the Archdiocese of Miami:
April 28Archbishop Wenski Coming to COTLF
On Tuesday, April 28th at 7:00 pm. Archbishop Wenski will be coming to Little Flower for the bestowal of the Sacrament of Confirmation on a number of our parishioners, including our students from the Program of Religious Education and the adults from our RCIA program.
All are welcome to join us, as we rejoice in the gifts of the Holy Spirit!
March 2015 Youth Ministry
Everest expeditions booking soon !!!
Vacation bible school is back for its 5th year at cotlf and this year promises to take us to a whole new attitude!!
Everest will be offering a 10 - day program, taking place the weeks of June 15-19 and June 22-26. Campers may still register for only one (1) week, but for the best vbs experience, be sure to register for both weeks!
We are happy to once again offer sibling discounts and, to mark our 5th year, campers booking both weeks will get an added discount, too! If that wasn't enough book early and save! All campers registering between now and April 17th will get an additional early booking discount!!
Check out the cotlf vbs website for more information, Fee schedules, Volunteer information for our teens, and registration forms: www.Groupvbspro.Com/vbs/ez/cotlf
March 2015Online Giving
Online Giving is available for all COTLF parishioners and visitors who would like to make donations to our weekly offerings, as well as other parish collections like COTLF Charities, St. Therese Grotto even the Church’s Tile repair project. This service is free, safe and secure, and it is a perfect tool for anyone who shops or pays their bills online. Online Giving allows the parishioner to see their giving history and to generate reports of their giving at years end for tax purposes.
If you are not one of the over 270 families who already use online giving, go to www.cotlf.org click on the Online Giving tab and see what all the excitement is about. If you would like more information or to schedule an appointment to help set up your account, please contact Jorge Perez, at (305) 446-5950 ext. 318.
March 2015 ABCD
A heartfelt "Thank you" to all the parishioners of the Little Flower and their families who have contributed to the 2015 ABCD Campaign. The generosity of our parish is witness to our love for one another.
March 2015 Sacred Steps: Sacramental Celebrations at Church of the Little Flower
Due to Early Bulletin Production Deadlines, Sacramental Celebration from the weekend of March 21-22 will be published in next week’s Easter Sunday Bulletin.
Sacramental Celebrations from the weekend of
March 28-29 and the Easter Vigil Sacraments will be
announced in the bulletin of