This Week

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time : October 15, 2017

October 13 Formed

We are excited to announce a new opportunity for entertainment and formation here at COTLF! FORMED, a revolutionary online platform, provides access to the best Catholic audio talks, movies, e-books, and video-based studies from trusted providers like the Augustine Institute, Ignatius Press, Catholic Answers, Sophia Institute Press, and St. Paul Center. It’s like the Netflix of Catholic media! Not only will this enrich our experiences within the parish, but also within each household.

Every member in the parish will have access to this amazing resource simply by registering with our unique COTLF Parish Code: KZQKWZ.

Visit www.formed.org, click “REGISTER,” signup with your email and our parish code and enjoy being formed and enriched in the treasures of your Catholic faith.

October 17 Altar Server Fall Training Sessions

Fr. Luis Flores will be holding a training for all new and existing altar servers on Tuesday, October 17th at 7:00 pm in the Church.

All existing servers and those interested in joining the ministry must attend this training if they were unable to attend the training held this past week.

October 22COTLF Jr. High Youth Group

Open to all 6th, 7th, & 8th Graders

Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 6:30 pm at St. Theresa School Cafeteria.

WE’RE BACK! READY, SET, CARVE!

Come and join us at our next spook-tacular gathering. Bring a friend!

Any questions, please email: or .

Future Youth Group Gatherings: Sundays, November 19 & December 17.

October 2017 Thanksgiving Day Masses

On Thanksgiving Day, we will have a special Mass schedule: an early “bird” Mass at 7:00 am Mass without music for all of the cooks who need to be in the kitchen early that day.

We will also have a 10:30 am family Mass with music. All are welcome.

October 2017 Spiritual Day Trip to the Keys?

Thank you to the gracious Parishes of San Pedro in Tavernier and St. Justin Martyr in Key Largo for their wonderful hospitality this past Monday. A great time was had by all our parishioners who attended our wonderful spiritual day in the Keys.

Not to mention the delicious lunch at the Islamorada Fish Company right on the water. If you would like to see pictures of the day please go to our website and click on the photo album. The next trip is in the works, stay tuned.

Sep. 26 - April 3 Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, (RCIA)

Have you, or someone you know, expressed an interest in becoming a Catholic? Are you, or do you know someone, who was baptized Catholic as a child, but has not celebrated the Sacraments of Confirmation, and Eucharist?

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, (RCIA) is the formation process to prepare adults and persons who have reached the age of reason, to receive the Sacraments of Initiation: Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist.

The RCIA is for those:

  • Unbaptized adults and young persons who have reached the age of reason and wish to become Catholics.
  • Baptized in Another Christian Church who are seeking full communion with the Roman Catholic Church and seek the Sacraments of Confirmation and Eucharist.
  • Baptized Catholic Adults who were baptized as infants in the Catholic Church and now seek the Sacraments of Eucharist and Confirmation.

The RCIA classes meet every Tuesday from 7:00 pm through 9:00 pm at Reilly Parish Center, Church of the Little Flower, starting on September 26, 2017 through April 3, 2018.

Applications are available in the front of the Church, the Parish Center.

Completed applications may be e-mailed to Deacon Roberto Fleitas, Jr. at or delivered or mailed it to Church of the Little Flower, 2711 Indian Mound Trail, Coral Gables, Florida 33134. Attention: Deacon Roberto Fleitas, Jr.

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October 2017 Religious Education / Catechesis

We are excited to announce a new opportunity for entertainment and formation here at COTLF! FORMED, a revolutionary online platform, provides access to the best Catholic audio talks, movies, e-books, and video-based studies from trusted providers like the Augustine Institute, Ignatius Press, Catholic Answers, Sophia Institute Press, and St. Paul Center.

It’s like the Netflix of Catholic media! Not only will this enrich our experiences within the parish, but also within each household. Every member in the parish will have access to this amazing resource simply by registering with our unique COTLF Parish Code: KZQKWZ. Visit www.formed.org, click “REGISTER,” signup with your email and our parish code and enjoy being formed and enriched in the treasures of your Catholic faith.

October 15, 17, 18, 19 & 20St. Theresa Catholic School

October 15th:

  • First Communion
    Commitment Mass.

October 17th:

  • 8th Grade Confessions, 8:30 am.

October 18th:

  • St. Brendan Olympics.

October 19th:

  • All School Mass, 9:30 am
    Hispanic Heritage Parade
    8th Grade Field Trip - St. Brendan High School

October 20th:

  • Ice Cream Sundae Sale.

September 2017 Thank You, ABCD Donors!

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A heartfelt “Thank You” to all the parishioners of COTLF and their families who have contributed to the 2017 ABCD Campaign. The generosity of our parish is witness to our love for one another.

Click here to view list of donors >>

OTHER NEWS
October 2017 Sacred Steps: Sacramental Celebrations at Church of the Little Flower

Congratulations to our Newly Baptized. Welcome to the Catholic Church!
• Lila Ana Salim, Charlotte Reese Bori,
• Madison James Bori,
• Ava Monique Asencio,
• Gavin Antonio Vicens,
• Martina Vegliante Ruan,
• Brianna Celeste Perry.

Congratulations and God’s Blessings to those Joined in Holy Matrimony:
• Michael Krill & Jeliena Courville;
• Israel Perez-Siam & Heidi Montenegro

Rest in Peace. We Pray for Those Who Have Entered Eternity:
• Martha Casañas Permuy,
• Maria D. Garcia SIGNS

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“Spiritual Day” in the Florida Keys