Browsing the 2013 archive of Blog

Stop by for our Parish Breakfast, Jan 26!

Posted by Deb Callahan on 12/27/13

Queen of the Apostles Breakfast Sunday, January 26, 2014 8:00am - 1:00pm Adults $6.00       Children under 12  $4.00 We will be serving a Great Breakfast which includes:  Eggs, Home fries, Pancakes, Sausage, Toast, Coffee, Tea, Juice, & Homemade Baked Goods Support Queen of the Apostles and the Boy ... Read More »


Posted by Deb Callahan on 12/06/13

CTV: CATHOLIC TELEVISION update            “OUR FAITH…OUR DIOCESE” #87, December, 2013 (length: 1 hour) AIR TIMES 1

Sunday December 8 5:00 pm Premier 2

Tuesday December 10 8:00 pm   3

Wednesday December 11 10:00 am   4

Monday December 16 1:00 pm   5

Friday  December 20 9:00 pm ... Read More »

Visit the Diocese of Scranton on Facebook

Posted by Deb Callahan on 10/13/13

Welcome to the Diocese of Scranton Facebook Page   

We are pleased to announce the Diocese of Scranton Facebook page:

This addition to our communication outlets – which include The Catholic Light, CTV: Catholic Television, and the Diocesan website – provides another tool for raising awareness about the ... Read More »

Pasta Dinner!

Posted by Deb Callahan on 9/21/13

A Journey Through the Bible

Posted by Deb Callahan on 9/13/13

A Journey Through the Bible, 8 part introduction to the Bible Timeline @ St. Mary's School Auditorium, September 24 to November 19, each Tuesday @ 6:30pm to celebrate the Conclusion of the YEAR OF FAITH.


(Jeff Cavins welcomes you to a Journey through the Bible on You tube ... Read More »

"October Baby" Film Event

Posted by Deb Callahan on 9/13/13

The film October Baby sponsored by the Social Concerns/Respect Life Committee of Queen of the Apostles Parish will be presented on Friday, October 25, at 6:00 PM in the Parish Hall, 742 Spring St., Avoca.  Doors will open at 5:45 PM.  A light dinner fare will be served ... Read More »

Congratulations Bridget McGowan!

Posted by Deb Callahan on 9/04/13

Congratulations to Bridget McGowan who has earned Her Girl Scout Gold Award. She has been a member of Girl Scout troop 33701, sponsored by Queen of the Apostles Church. The Gold Award is the highest award a Girl Scout can achieve. Great job Bridget! And Good Luck at Kings College!

Visit Yogurt In Love!

Posted by Deb Callahan on 9/01/13

Troop 316 Summer Camp

Posted by Deb Callahan on 9/01/13

Pictured above are the members of Avoca Troop 316.  The troop completed a one week summer camp at Goose Pond Scout Reservation.  While there the group completed various adventure activities: High Ropes Course, White Water Rafting, Mountain Biking, small boat sailing.  The unit earned awards for conservation and team ... Read More »

Blessing of flowers, vegetables, and herbs

Posted by Deb Callahan on 8/16/13

2013 Blessing of flowers, vegetables, and herbs on the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. 8/15/2013

Rev. Phillip Sladicka, Regina Bartish and Louise Bartush



Rev. Phillip Sladicka and Rev. John Poplawski with parishoners. 8/15/13


Rosalie Bennie, Theresa Gudz, Patrick Bennie, Betty Mcandrew, ... Read More »