Faith and Family Since 1925

Welcome!

We, Beloved Disciple Parish, are called by our Baptism to worship God through liturgy and the sacraments to serve others by ministering to the community and to actively spread the Gospel.

  • Beloved Disciple Parish Mission Statement
  • 1310 S Center St. Ext., Grove City, PA  16127     Phone:  (724) 748-6700

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Beloved Disciple Parish

**Evening Prayer in the Park: Due to the Heat Warnings predicted by the NWS, Prayer in the Park scheduled for Tuesday, June 18, is cancelled. Evening Prayer is rescheduled for next Tuesday, June 25th at 7pm. Stay safe.**

 Parish Evening Prayer:  During the Summer months the Parish Evening Prayer group will meet three times in the Grove City Memorial Park: Tuesday June 25 at 7pm, Tuesday July 30 at 7pm, Tuesday August 13 at 7pm. Bring a snack or drink that can be shared (maybe a chair also). We will be in one of the Shelters provided in the Park.  Join us.

 

Book Club Summer Reading:  the following books have been selected for the Parish Book Club to read this Summer. Read one or two or all four. We will meet in September to discuss each book.  Feel Free to contact Deacon Owen in the Parish Office with questions or concerns.  

 When the Jessamine Grows by Donna Everhart

The Wide, Wide Sea by Hampton Sides

The Second Life of Mirielle West by Amanda Skenandore

Look for Me There: Grieving My Father, Finding Myself  by Luke Russert

 

Volunteer drivers are needed to assist parishioners getting back and forth to Mass. We are in need of a volunteer to help transport a parishioner to confession and 4:30 Mass on Saturdays. BeLoved Mercy Ministries has a family living at The Hartle House, and they are in need of transportation back and forth to the Grove City Outlets where they both work. If you are able to assist in any way, please give Victoria Wagner a call at extension 116.

 

BeLoved Mercy Ministries is looking for a laptop or computer, that is not outdated for our family from Ecuador. Our hope is that they can continue their ESL classes but not use their phone. Their son just finished third grade, so we want him to continue to learn English by using educational games. BeLoved Mercy Ministries will be covering the cost of WIFI. Please contact Victoria Wagner if you have either a laptop or computer you are looking to get rid of.

Milestone Anniversary Celebration

This year, the Diocese of Erie's Faith Formation Office of Marriage and Family Life will once again host the annual Milestone Anniversary Celebrations for couples celebrating 25, 40, 50, 60 or more years of marriage in two locations: Sunday, August 4 at St. George Church, Erie, and Sunday, August 18 at Beloved Disciple Church, Grove City. Both will be held at 2 pm on their respective dates. Please note that the August 18th celebration was previously advertised at an alternate location, but due to unforeseen circumstances and thanks to the hospitality of the Beloved Disciple Parish community, it will be hosted in Grove City.
         Couples and/or parish staff may complete a registration form online here or by calling their parish office or contacting the Marriage and Family Life Office at 814-824-1210. Registrations are being accepted until July 21 for Erie and until August 4 for Grove City.

Monthly Socials:  We have been so excited about how well attended our monthly socials have been!  However, with everyone's crazy summer schedules, we have decided to not have a social during the months of June and July. Socials will be back in August !!! We hope you all have an amazing summer and look forward to gathering again in August. Helpers are needed if interested! 

 

Knights of Columbus News

Thank You, Thank You, Thank You: On  behalf of the officers of the Grove City Knights of Columbus, we would like to  thank everyone who helped at the booth or patronized our sausage stand. Once again our council is truly blessed with our membership and all involved from the parish to help us have a successful endeavor! This indeed helps us to successfully help the needs of our parish and our local community! May God continue to bless our works and everyone that helps to do the good that our order is intended for!

Staff

Office Hours

Our parish offices are open ONLY on Thursdays from 9am—4pm.
Otherwise, please call the office for an appointment with the pastor or the appropriate staff member, or with any questions or needs.

There won't be any morning Masses on Tuesday or Wednesday morning, June 18 and 19

LIVE STREAM OUR MASSES

To watch our 4:30 pm or 11:00 am Masses on Facebook click here.

*** Please note that these Masses can be watched at anytime by clicking the above link.

Learning the Catholic Faith and Tradition:  We will explore and discuss various topics of Catholicism during the "Adult Catechism" sessions scheduled below.  We will meet Sunday mornings in the Parish Library at 9:30am and conclude no later than 10:45. Please join us for one or all sessions as we continue to learn about our Catholic Faith. The dates are: June 9th,   June 23, July 14, July 28, and August 11. Feel free to contact Deacon Owen with questions or more information.  

 

Ever thought about joining the Catholic Church?   There is no better time than the present to put your thoughts into action. A Question-and-Answer session will be held Sundays June 23 and July 14 at 12 noon, in the Parish Library, to discuss what OCIA/RCIA is all about. Need to update your Sacraments or need to discuss having your marriage blessed by the Church or want to join the Catholic Church...we will discuss any and all questions you may have or for someone you know.  All are welcome to join the discussion. Please feel free to contact Deacon Owen in the Parish Office at ext. 110 for additional information.

 

Calling all volunteers! We are looking for amazing people from our parish to "Dive into Friendship with God" and share in an exciting SCUBA adventure! Please join us for a very important meeting to prepare for our VBS in June. We will be sharing new aspects of this year's program, and we need you to help us plan and get organized so that we can have a great experience for everyone who participates. We are counting on your unique gifts and talents! There are sign-up sheets for volunteers in the Gathering area. Please consider  registering early for our summer VBS. Registration forms are available in the Gathering area. We will need forms filled out for youth volunteers in addition to those attending.

 

Quo Vadis Days  “Where Are You Going?” 
What:  Priesthood Discernment Camp 
Who:  Catholic Young Men in Grades 9-12 and early college up to age 20 
When:  June 23-26, 2024 
Where:  St. Mark Seminary in Erie, PA 
Cost:  $50.00
Quo Vadis Days is a four-day camp for Catholic young men who are striving to follow God’s call in their lives and who are considering the priesthood or seminary formation or who are  wondering if God is calling them to a religious vocation.

 

KINDRED SPIRITS WOMEN’S BIBLE CLASS IS SO HAPPY TO  ANNOUNCE OUR STUDY OF THE NEW TESTAMENT 
Come join us every Thursday morning at 10am in the Schleigh Library as we study the New Testament to attain a deeper understanding  of Christ’s words and the scriptural truths that will enhance our everyday lives. May God Bless You!  We Hope To See You There! 
Proverbs 3:5 - Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding. 

VANCO Online Giving! We are excited to announce an important update to giving at Beloved Disciple! We value our church family and want to make sure everyone at Beloved Disciple is aware of this exciting new giving platform, which allows for simple, secure giving through a variety of ways, including mobile and online. This will replace our previous giving platform.  

Please use this link to set up your account and your recurring donation(s) in the new Vanco Online giving platform. VANCO ONLINE

Please pray for our deceased parishioners

  • Sylvester K. Parenti, born October 2, 1930, died April 8, 2024
  • Virginia M. Lucas, born February 24, 1935, died March 17, 2024
  • Marcel P. Ferrere, born December 8, 1936, died March 16, 2024
  • Anna Maria Saglio, born September 19, 1935, died February 27, 2024
  • Larry Wayne Gargasz, born August 23, 1952, died December 20, 2023

Liturgical Schedule

There won't be any morning Masses on Tuesday or Wednesday morning, June 18 and 19

Daily Mass:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday at 8 am
Thursday at 6 pm
First Saturdays at 8 am

Weekend Masses:
Saturday at 4:30 pm
Sunday at 11:00 am

Confessions:
Saturday at 3:30 pm

Adoration:
Fridays before first Saturdays after the 8 am Mass

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Upcoming Events

  • The Kindred Spirit Thursday Morning Bible Study has resumed meeting at 10am in the Schleigh Library. PLEASE COME AND JOIN US. (Please enter through the Faith Formation Entrance.)
  • The Legion of Mary meets in the library every Monday at 7:00pm. Join us to see what we are about!
  • You are welcome to join the parshioners who meet every Tuesday at the church at 6:00pm to pray the rosary for our priests, our Church, our country, the unborn, those who are ill, souls in Purgatory and many other intentions.  

New to our Community? Join our Parish!

Welcome to our parish!  Please contact the parish office for an appointment to register or print a copy of the Parish Registration Form to fill out at home.  You can mail or deliver your completed form or place it in the collection basket.  If your printer permits, you may print it on both sides of the paper.  We hope you will become a part of our parish family!

Sacramental Preparation

For all Sacraments:  Baptism, Eucharist, Confirmation, Penance, Marriage and Holy Orders, or the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA), please call the parish office for information and assistance.

Submit a Prayer Request

 
 

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