Church News, May 12

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Spaghetti fundraiser in New Boston Saturday
NEW BOSTON – St. John Chrysostom Church in New Boston will host an all-you-can-eat spaghetti fundraiser dinner at 5 p.m. Saturday in the parish hall.
Cost of the meal is $6 for adults and $4 for children 10 years old and younger. The meal will include spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, breadsticks, dessert and a drink.
All of the proceeds will go toward the cost of sending youth members on a Catholic Heart Workcamp Mission Trip in Toledo, Ohio in June.
For more information, call (812) 362-8726.

New church starts services in Dale
DALE – A new church fellowship, Graceful Gospel, will begin worship Sunday at 6 p.m.
The church is located in Dale on Indiana 231, across from Sternberg Ford. Services will be held every Sunday at 6. Everyone is welcome to attend. Pastor is Thomas L. Amos.

May pilgrimages under way
ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine have been scheduled for the Sundays in May. Services begin at 2 p.m. Speakers and topics for the pilgrimages are:
• Sunday, Brother Zachary Wilberding OSB, “The Heart of Mary.”
• May 22, Brother Elijah Luckett OSB, “Mary, Mother of Mercy.”
• May 29, the Rev. Denis Robinson OSB, “Mary, Queen of Peace.”

Sisters’ students plan Sunday recital
FERDINAND – Twenty music students of Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will present two spring music recitals Sunday at Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand, Indiana.
The recitals, which are free and open to the public, will be held at 2 p.m. EDT and 7 p.m. EDT in the Assembly Hall at the monastery.
Students performing at 2 p.m. will be Jessica Bertke, Claire Dooley, Ivy Evans, Katelyn Davis, Madison Fella, Audrey Keepes, Aidan Muth, Sarah Pund, Olivia Schroering, Monica Steckler, and Jenny Weinzapfel.
Students performing at 7 p.m. will be Sienna Crews, Melissa Dubon, Paulina Gogel, Brianna Rahman, Brittney Roos, Lindsey Roos, Nolan Snyder, Kalah Sringston, and Rachel Winner.
Their music teachers are Sisters Madonna Helmer, Mary Karen Hill, Helen Maurer and Rose Wildeman.
The students come from various area schools, including Perry Central and Tell City Junior High.

Exhibit will feature ‘Art on the Hill’
ST. MEINRAD – A mixed-media art exhibit will be on display at the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery through May 31.
The free exhibit, “Art on the Hill,” will feature ceramics, paintings and drawings by Saint Meinrad monks and photography by seminarian Jeffrey Estacio. The ceramic pieces are the work of Brother John Mark Falkenhain OSB and Brother Elijah Luckett, OSB. Paintings by the Rev. Harry Hagan OSB, will be on display, along with drawings by Novice Timothy Wymore OSB.
Estacio, a seminarian in his final year of studies for the Diocese of Lexington, Ky., will exhibit some of his photographs.
For library hours, call 357-6401 or visit www.saintmeinrad.edu/library/ library_ hours.aspx.