Monthly Archives: February 2017

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Fast and Abstinence

It's that time of year again! Here are the regulations for Fasting and Abstinence during Lent. Ash Wednesday and Good Friday Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are obligatory days of fasting and abstinence for Catholics. Fridays Fridays during Lent are obligatory days of abstinence (from eating meat). Who Fasts? For members of the Catholic Church, [...]

By |February 28th, 2017|

OLA’s Woman and Youth of the Year

We are pleased to announce that Maria Massey has been named OLA's Woman of the Year and that Tori Granelli has been selected as our Youth of the Year. Both ladies were selected for their dedication to living their faith in both the parish and the greater community.   Maria Massey: Woman of the Year Maria and [...]

By |February 21st, 2017|

10° Aniversario de la Comunidad Latina en OLA

  “Porque … era emigrante y me recibiste.” - Mateo 25: 35 Hoy celebramos  el décimo aniversario del inicio del Ministerio Hispano en la parroquia Nuestra Señora de la Asumción. Esta es una gran oportunidad para reconocer y dar gracias a Dios por las diferentes formas en las que los padres Maristas han respondido a [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|

Celebrate! The 10th Anniversary of the Latino Community at OLA

  “I was a stranger and you welcomed me.” - Matthew 25: 35 On February 19th Our Lady of the Assumption parish will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the beginning of its ministry within the Latino Community. It is a great opportunity to recognize and give thanks to God for the different ways the Marist [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|

Lenten Fish Fry Fridays Are Coming Back!

OLA’s Annual Fish Fry Fridays are back!   Serving starts at 6pm in Marist Hall. The cost is $10 per person and $35 per family; $5 for under 10 years old; 2 and under are free.   Baked and fried fish, coleslaw, mac & cheese, hush puppies, salad, French fries, lemonade and water will be [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|

OLA Soccer Registration

The weather is getting warmer again and that means it is time for OLA Soccer! The soccer program is available for parishioners from Pre-K-8th grade. For K-8th the season runs from the middle of February until early May. Pre-K starts March 4th. Registration is open now at OLABobcats.com. Registration closes February 5th for K-8 and February 28th for Pre-K. [...]

By |February 1st, 2017|

Help OLA’s St. Vincent de Paul Society Stomp Out Hunger!

Help Stomp Out Hunger! Once again the OLA Community is involved in the Hunger Walk/Run to benefit Saint Vincent de Paul and the Atlanta Community Food Bank. We hope you can join us and either walk or run downtown on Sun., March 5. This is a great community event and we know you will have a [...]

By |February 1st, 2017|