Here is the current info about St. Bernard of Clairvaux in Bella Vista, Arkansas
St Bernard’s Religious Education Program will be presenting its annual Vacation Bible School. This year’s event will be “Set Sail with the Holy Trinity” and will be held in the Parish Hall from 9:00 am until 12 noon beginning on Monday, July 6 through Friday, July 10. We invite all area children to participate. Sign-ups and more information is available by calling Kay Smith at 855-2370 or the Parish Office at 855-9069.
Bishop Anthony Taylor will be celebrating Mass and the sacrament of Confirmation on Sunday, June 21 at 1:00pm (this Mass is in addition to the regular 9:00am Mass). We will have a reception in the parish hall following Mass to greet Bishop Taylor and the newly Confirmed. Please come and show your support to our teens and the Bishop!
First Friday Mass will be held at 5:00pm for THIS FIRST FRIDAY ONLY, Friday, June 5. First Friday Mass for Friday, July 3 will be at the regular time 8:30am.
Stations of the Cross – Fridays through Lent at 4:30pm
Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion
4:45pm on Saturday Vigil – March 28
8:45am on Sunday – March 29
The schedule for Holy Week is:
Holy Thursday – April 2
Good Friday – April 3
Seven Last Words of Christ
Stations of the Cross
Divine Mercy Novena
Easter Vigil Saturday – April 4
Easter Sunday Mass of the Resurrection – April 5
9:00am Easter Egg Hunt to follow Mass
The Knights of Columbus will be holding their third and final Fish Fry of the Lenten season on Friday, March 27th beginning with a social at 5:00pm and dinner being served at 6:00pm. The menu consists of catfish, potato salad, coleslaw, hush puppies, dessert, soft drinks, tea and coffee. Tickets are necessary and may be purchased (or at least reserved) in the church office by Wednesday, March 25th. The cost is $10 per person. Contact Aubrey Plauche at (479)876-6666 for more information.
Paulist Father James Diluzio, CSP, is back by popular demand presenting Luke Live 3. Join him for the final chapters of the Gospel According to Luke, “Luke Live in Word and Song”. The inspiration and learning begin each evening, Sunday through Tuesday, at 7:00pm in the church with a reconciliation service on Tuesday, March 24 at 2:00pm.
The St Bernard Men’s Club will be holding its annual St Patrick’s Day Dinner on Saturday, March 21 in the Parish Hall. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased in the office during the week and in the narthex after weekend Masses. Corned beef and cabbage with all the trimmings, dessert and beverages will be served.
Are you feeling lucky? Join us for $1000 Jackpot BingoThursday, March 19th. Doors open at 5:45pm and play begins at 6:30pm. Concessions are available for purchase. Everyone welcome!
First Saturday Mass moved up to 8:00am on Saturday, March 7th.
Due to inclement weather and road conditions, Bingo has been cancelled for Thursday, March 5th. We will be back in session on Thursday, March 19th.