Saturday, April 20, 4:00 PM:

LECTORS:     1st Reading: Sr. Linda

2nd Reading: P. Wills

Introduction & Intercession: B. Pennington


Host: J. Steinbauer

Cup: M. Kissell & M. Riggle

Altar ServerS: T. Smith

HOSPITALITY:  A. Bucher, S. Genesi, N. Lovrich, Sr., B. Risbon

Sunday, April 21, 9:00 AM:

LECTORS: 1st Reading: L. Krug

2nd Reading: S. Caldwell

Introduction & Intercession: T. Finn


Host: P. Krug

Cup: T. Belis & B. Shedlock

Altar ServerS: E. Caldwell & Curtis Shedlock

HOSPITALITY: J. Chestney, B. DelGrosso, E. Hunter, W. Rossi


Mass Schedule & Intentions: Apr 13 – Apr 21, 2024

Sat, Apr 13 4:00 PM for the Wharton Family by Pat Partner & Family
Sun, Apr 14 9:00 AM for Joey Belis by his Family
Mon, Apr 15 8:00 AM for Fr. Raymond Crosser & the Deceased Members of his Family by his Estate
Tue, Apr 16 6:00 PM for Karen Westrick by Paul & Louise Krug
Wed, Apr 17 7:30 AM Holy Hour with Communion
Sat, Apr 20 4:00 PM for Darlene Schirf by Donald & Family
Sun, Apr 21 9:00 AM for the People by the Pastor

 PARISH COUNCIL MEETING – Monday, April 8, at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Social Hall. 

 KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS MEETING – Monday, April 8, at 7:00 p.m. in the Parish Meeting Room 

 FINANCE COUNCIL MEETING – Wednesday, April 10, at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Meeting Room 

 PARISH ASSOCIATION MEETING – Monday, April 15, 2024 at 6:30pm, Parish Meeting Room. 

PRAYERS and BEST WISHES to the following young people of our parish who will receive the Sacrament of Confirmation on Tuesday, April 2, at the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in Altoona: Zachary Gonzales, Jalynn Partner & Gracie Rice. Please pray for these young adults that they may continue to grow in their relationship with Jesus and become the persons God intends them to be.

On Sunday, April 7, at the 9:00 a.m. Mass, Nancy Bolinda will be coming into full communion with the Catholic Church.

Sincere congratulations and welcome to these newest members of our parish family. Please make sure you take time to congratulate them and show them our love and support as we journey together into the Kingdom of God.



† Holy Thursday, Mar. 28: 7:00 p.m. – Mass at St. Joseph Church, Bellwood, 7:00 p.m., followed by the Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

† Good Friday, Mar. 29:

Good Friday Services

1:00 p.m. – St. Joseph Church, Bellwood

3:00 p.m. – St. Matthew Church, Tyrone

Stations of the Cross

6:00 p.m. – St. Joseph Church, Bellwood

7:00 p.m. – St. Matthew Church, Tyrone

† Holy Saturday, Mar. 30:

9:30 a.m. – Blessing of the Easter Baskets followed by an Easter Egg Hunt – St. Matthew Church

8:00 p.m. – Vigil Mass at St. Matthew Church, Tyrone

† Easter Sunday, Mar. 31:

7:30 a.m. – Mass at St. Matthew Church, Tyrone

9:00 a.m. – Mass at St. Joseph Church, Bellwood, followed by an Easter Egg Hunt

10:30 a.m. – Mass at St. Matthew Church, Tyrone


The Annual Catholic Conference for Women will be held on Saturday, February 17th, 2024, at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in State College. Johnnette Williams, speaker, author and EWTN Host will be the featured speaker. Mass will be held followed by the Conference from 9:00 AM till 4:00 P.M. Registration fee is $30 and includes a light breakfast and lunch. On Friday, February 16th there will be a free parish-wide talk from 7:00 PM till 8:00 PM in the Church following Stations of the Cross at 6:30 P.M. To register contact Melanie Smith at or scan the QR code on the bulletin posters. Walk-ins welcome!


Register today for the 2024 Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown STRENGTH IN CHRIST men’s conference on March 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Mount Aloysius College in Cresson. The theme is J2J: Journey to Jesus. Nationally recognized speaker and musician Cooper Ray will be the keynote presenter. Father Michael Pleva and Father Brian Norris will also share their incredible faith journeys. Also, a great panel discussion with six Catholic men from throughout the diocese sure to inspire guys on their faith journey. The day includes lunch and Mass at 5:00 p.m. with Bishop Mark. There is no cost. Seating is limited, so register before February 23 online at or pick up a hard copy registration form at any parish.