- Our former Pastor, Msgr. Edward J. Zeitler, passed away on Friday, August 18, 2017. Visitation will be from 9:00 to 10:45 am Wednesday, August 23 in Notre Dame Church. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 am Wednesday in the Church with the Most Rev. Lawrence T. Persico, Bishop of Erie, as celebrant. Burial will be Thursday August 24, in Trinity Cemetery, Erie. Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord; and let perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace; Amen.
Beginning with the Saturday and Sunday liturgies of September 9th and 10th, Notre Dame will be hosting our own Native Son, Fr. Michael DeMartinis for a 3-night mission!
Fr. Mike is Director of Theatre Arts for Cathedral Prep and Villa Maria Academy in Erie, and resides at Blessed Sacrament. He is also Campus Minister at Villa Maria and Presider at the Weekly T.E.E.N. Mass (To Experience Eternity Now) at Blessed Sacrament.
Fr. Mike will be here the weekend of Sept. 9th and 10th, speaking at all Masses, and will hold the mission – entitled “A Spiritual Update for All of Us” – Sunday, Sept. 10, Monday, Sept. 11 and Tuesday, Sept. 12.
Look for more information in each bulletin and the Parish Newsletter which will be sent out near the end of August.