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      HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE
       
      Holy Thursday, April 18
        7:00 pm – mass of Lord’s Supper (Bilingual)
        8:00 pm – Midnight – Adoration for all parishioners
      Good Friday, April 18
        3:00 pm – Stations of the Cross
        7:00 pm – Service of Lord’s Passion
      Holy Saturday, April 19
      12:00 pm Dedication of new Pastoral center with Bishop Pates
      7:30 pm – Easter Vigil
      Easter Sunday, April 20
      7:30 am, 9:00 am, 11:00 am Masses; 3:00 pm Mass in Spanish
       

      Vote on line to help clean our Free Clinic and a possible $20,000 donation.

      If you have a Facebook page, would you please like "The Libman Company" page?  In March they took in over 20,000 suggestions for a charity to support.  The Free Clinics of Iowa made the top five list.  We need you to vote for the Free Clinics of Iowa.  You can vote once per day now through the end of April.  In the event that we win, Libman will come to Des Moines and clean several Free clinics in the Des Moines area (including Christ the King Free Clinic -- the daycare area); the winner also gets a check for $20,000.  Please vote each day, and share with your family, friends and co-workers.
       
       
      Monsignor Frank Bognanno, from the Diocese of Des Moines, has been nominated for Catholic Extension’s 2014 Lumen Christi Award! 
       
      You can help support Monsignor Frank Bognanno by voting on the Catholic Extension Facebook page. Share this email with others in your diocese and encourage them to vote for Monsignor Frank Bognanno too!
       
      Here's how to vote:
      • 1 )  "Like" our Facebook page to view all nominees.
      • 2 )  Click on Monsignor Frank Bognanno's name.
      • 3)  Click on the blue "Vote" button.
      • 4)  Share your vote on your own Facebook wall and ask those in your network to vote, too!
      Now in its 37th year, the Lumen Christi Award is presented to a woman religious, priest, lay person or group whose service builds faith, inspires hope and ignites change. Both the nominating diocese AND recipient of the Lumen Christi Award will receive a $25,000 grant, for a total of $50,000 to fund their ministries.

      Catholic Extension received nearly 40 nominations for this year’s Lumen Christi Award. Each nominee has worked tirelessly in their community, shining the light of Christ as they put their faith into action. Your vote for Monsignor Frank Bognanno also helps share the light of Christ by letting Catholics across America know about the good news going on in your diocese.
       
      Please forward this email and encourage everyone to vote now.
      Catholic Extension uniquely contributes to the growth and vibrancy of the Church in the US by strategically investing in under-resourced Catholic communities to unleash the power of faith that transforms hearts and lives and society.
       
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    • The Spirit is Alive at Christ the King!! Our campus ministries continue to grow as we have just completed the move into our new Parish Office, a very successful Diocesan Capital Campaign allowed this to happen. Christ the King would like to introduce a conve75 logonient and safe way to help support the Parish; Online Giving
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    • Mass Schedule
      Saturday:  5:00 pm
      Sunday:  7:30 am, 9:00 am, 11:00 am
      Tuesday:  5:30 pm
      Wednesday:  Friday 8:40 am
      First Friday of each month:  Healing Mass 7:00 pm

      Mass in Spanish
                  
      Sunday 3:00 pm

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      Reconciliation
                   
      Tuesday 6:00-6:30 pm
                     Saturday 8:30-10:00 am
                     

      Sunday Preschool (during school year)
                      Sunday 9:00 am
                      Children leave before liturgy and return to parents before communion

      Nursery
                     
      Sunday 9:00 am
                      The nursey is located on the lower level, just below the parish hall


      Library Hours

      Saturdays - 4:30 to 6:30 pm
      Sundays - 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
      Wednesdays - 5:15 pm to 7:15 pm


      RCIA:

      Thursday evening at 6:00 pm in Parish Library

      Sunday morning 9:00 am in the lower hall of the church


       

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      Click this link to view the Mass http://ctk.churchcastonline.com


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